Share the Score

Florida A&M comes back to beat NC Central 63-60
Saturday, Jan 11, 2014

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP)—Reggie Lewis scored 19 points - including half of Florida A&M's final 16 points - to fuel a late rally and push the Rattlers into a 63-60 comeback over North Carolina Central on Saturday night.

Lewis hit a 3-pointer with 1:25 to play to put the Rattlers within one, 60-59. His assist to Jamie Adams for a 3 gave Florida A&M a two-point lead, and Lewis made a free throw to end the game.

Adams added 19 points, and he and Lewis combined for nine 3-pointers.

The Rattlers (5-11, 1-2 Mid-Eastern Athletic) had trailed from the start, but North Carolina Central allowed them back into the game and blew a 14-point lead after scoring just two points in the final 10:24. The Eagles (8-5, 0-1) missed 11 shots and turned the ball over four times in those final minutes.

Alfonzo Houston led North Carolina Central with 16 points.

Related Articles

Top Performers

 Top Performers
 N.C. Central
Alfonzo Houston Alfonzo Houston
5-7,  16 Pts
3 Rebs, 0 Assists
 Florida A&M
Reggie Lewis Reggie Lewis
6-11,  19 Pts
3 Rebs, 2 Assists

Team Stat Leaders

Points
Rebounds
Assists

Conference Scoreboard

Saturday, Jan 11