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NC A&T Dominates Md.-Eastern Shore 91-66

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marc Hill led five Aggies in double-figures as North Carolina A&T routed Maryland-Eastern Shore 91-66 on Saturday for their fifth straight win.

Adrian Powell had 15 points while Austin Witter, Nic Simpson, and R.J. Buck all added 11 for North Carolina A&T.

Hill was 7 of 11 from the field and made all four of his 3-point attempts for the Aggies.

North Carolina A&T (10-12, 5-2 MEAC) opened the game on a 20-6 run and expanded that lead to 42-17, with 4:31 left in the first half.

The Aggies took a 49-26 lead into halftime and outscored the Hawks 42-40 in the second half.

Percy Woods led Maryland-Eastern Shore (4-15, 1-5) with 16 but the Hawks shot just 34.9 percent (22 of 63) from the field.

The Aggies were 29 of 62 from the floor.

North Carolina A&T has won six of its last seven games after losing eight straight.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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