Morgan State meets North Carolina A&T in the championship of the MEAC Tournament at Norfolk Scope Arena on Saturday. It gets started at 5 p.m. ET and you can catch it on ESPN U. The Bears beat the Aggies 55-52 on Jan. 26 and are 7-2 against them over the last four years. Morgan State has won eight straight.
In their last outing, behind 17 points and six rebounds from Shaquille Duncan, the Bears defeated Bethune-Cookman 82-71 on Mar. 15. He tallies 7.4 points per game in addition to a team-best 2.2 blocks per game. In an 84-78 victory over Delaware State on Mar. 15, Adrian Powell put up 23 points and nine rebounds for the Aggies. He leads the team in points with 12.5 per game and steals with 1.7 per game. From a tempo-free perspective, North Carolina A&T is strong in free throw rate at 42.8. This is good enough for second in the conference and 26th in the nation.
StatSmack! Morgan State is better than North Carolina A&T
Boom! Morgan State defeated North Carolina A&T by 3 points the last time they played (Jan 26, 2013).