Agudio scores 30 to lead Hofstra to 70-68 victory over Charlotte

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HEMPSTEAD N.Y. (AP)—Antoine Agudio had 30 points and 10 rebounds, and Hofstra rallied for a 70-68 victory over North Carolina Charlotte on Saturday.

Agudio hit all six of his 3-point attempts, helping Hofstra snap a four-game losing streak. He also had five assists.

Nathaniel Lester scored 14 points for the Pride (2-5), who trailed 33-25 at the half. Charles Jenkins added 10 points.

Leemire Goldwire hit eight 3-pointers and scored 26 points, but was the only double-figure scorer for the 49ers (6-3).

Charlotte led 40-27 with 18:28 in the second half on two free-throws by An’Juan Wilderness.

Hofstra took the lead for good, 66-65, on a 3-pointer by Lester with 2:19 remaining.

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Charlotte
L. Goldwire L. Goldwire
9-22,  26 Pts
4 Rebs, 3 Assists
 Hofstra
A. Agudio A. Agudio
10-15,  30 Pts
10 Rebs, 5 Assists

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