DOVER, Del. -- Alston Jones scored 13 points with four free throws in the last 61 seconds and North Carolina Central beat Delaware State 65-62 on Wednesday in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference opener.
Kavon Waller made a 3 and pair of free throws with for a 56-55 Delaware State lead with 4:35 left. Jones responded with a pair of free throws to give the Eagles the lead, and after Jonathan Walker's miss, Jones followed his own missed jump shot and tipped it in for a 59-56 lead. Raasean Davis made 1 of 2 for a four-point margin.
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When Roy Williams is asked about the success his team had tonight, he has a hilarious answer that includes mention of Bill Belichick.
Power Rankings: Tennessee at the top, and maybe for a while
The Volunteers are a firm No. 1, and Duke climbs back up after Michigan and Virginia suffered their first losses of the season over the weekend.
A not-so-serious but still effective Duke player power ranking
Box scores and game tape show how stacked Duke's roster is this season. So do our fun and slightly capricious power rankings.
|North Carolina A&T||5-0||0.5||10-9|
|North Carolina Central||4-1||1.5||9-10|
|South Carolina State||2-3||3.5||4-17|