NCAAB Game Recap - Norfolk State at North Carolina Central
Mon Feb 3, 2020 7:00 PM EST

Baylor
73
KansSt
67
F
Tex
58
Kansas
69
F
UNC
59
FlaSt
65
F
Norf
63
NCC
69
F
Lafy
65
Buck
62
F
Copp
64
How
56
F
MD-ES
68
DelSt
66
F
SCSt
63
NCAT
78
F
E WA
77
NoAZ
66
F
Gram
90
MsVl
65
F
PVAM
69
AlaAM
54
F
JackSt
49
ArkPB
45
F
TXSo
55
AlSt
79
F
Ida
67
Sac
53
F

Feb 3, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Norfolk State (10-13)

38

25

63

North Carolina Central (10-12)

32

37

69

Keyser helps North Carolina Central beat Norfolk State 69-63
Mon Feb 3, 2020 10:08 PM

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) C.J. Keyser scored 23 points and North Carolina Central handed Norfolk State its second straight loss after starting Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference play with six straight wins, posting a 69-63 victory on Monday night.

The Eagles were down by as many as 15 points early in the second half but went on an 18-3 run down the stretch to take a 65-59 lead into the final minute. Keyser hit a jumper and followed it with two free throws in the final :24 seconds to seal the win.

Norfolk State (10-13, 6-2) was knocked out of first place by North Carolina A&T on Saturday and now finds itself tied for second with NC Central (10-12, 6-2).

Deven Palmer scored 13 points and Jibri Blount added 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead NC Central. Justin Whatley contributed 10 points.

Devante Carter scored 14 points to lead Norfolk State, with Tyrese Jenkins chipping in 12 points off the bench and Jermaine Bishop contributing 10 points, seven rebounds and seven assists.

North Carolina Central travels to Coppin State Saturday. Norfolk State plays host to Delaware State Saturday.

Leaders

Norfolk State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
K. Chavis 0 0 0 0 0 0
D. Carter 14 0 3 4 2 0
North Carolina Central PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
T. Graves 0 0 0 0 0 0
E. Clayborne 0 0 0 1 1 0

Team Comparison

Norf NCC
Points For 63 69
Field Goals 24/52-46% 25/50-50%
Three Pointers 8/22-36% 7/22-32%
Free Throws 7/12-58% 12/16-75%
Offensive Rebounds 6 4
Defensive Rebounds 24 24
Rebounds 32 29
Blocks 3 2
Steals 3 5
Turnovers 16 15
Personal Fouls 20 18
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - NCC Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Mon Feb 3 Norf 63 @ NCC 69 E. Kalogerias 2 N. Fennell 2

Game Information

Stadium: McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium, Durham, North Carolina
Attendance: 1,486
Game Time: