DURHAM, N.C. -- Jordan Perkins had 13 points and 14 assists on Monday night and North Carolina Central beat Howard 83-66.
Dominique Reid made all seven of his shots from the field and finished with 16 points and eight rebounds for the Eagles (14-13, 8-5 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference). Reginald Gardner Jr. was 4 of 5 from 3-point range for 12 points, Larry McKnight Jr. scored 11 and Raasean Davis added 10 points.
North Carolina Central opened the game with an 11-2 run and never trailed. The Eagles pushed the lead to 44-30 early in the second half with a 9-0 run and the Bison (8-21, 5-8) cut the deficit to single digits only twice after that.
The Eagles were 9 of 16 from 3-point range and 32 of 56 (57 percent) overall from the field.
Simmons, Duffy help North Texas beat Hawaii 68-51
Jahmiah Simmons and Jorden Duffy scored 13 points apiece to help North Texas beat Hawaii 68-51 on Sunday night.
Carter, Mean help Seattle beat Bryant 82-59
Myles Carter had 25 points and 12 rebounds and Morgan Means scored 21 points to help Seattle beat Bryant 82-59 on Sunday night.
Second-half rally helps Vanderbilt hold off USC, 82-78
Darius Garland had 19 points, Simisola Shittu added 14 points and 15 rebounds and Vanderbilt beat USC 82-78 on Sunday night.