Norfolk St. 69, N. Carolina A&T 62
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP)—Tony Murphy scored 19 points and all five Norfolk State starters finished in double-figures Monday as the Spartans beat North Carolina A&T 69-62 on Monday in the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference.
Karandick Ogunride had 17 points and 11 rebounds for Norfolk State (6-7, 4-1 MEAC), and Calvin Brown added 10 points and 12 boards.
Sean Booker led North Carolina A&T (1-12, 0-3) with 24 points. Steven Koger added 17.
North Carolina A&T stayed close by scoring 27 points off 24 Norfolk State turnovers.
But the Aggies connected on just 11 of 20 free throws in a game neither team connected on better than 42 percent of their field goal attempts.