PRINCESS ANNE, Md. -- Femi Olujobi scored 17 points and the go-ahead 3-pointer late and North Carolina A&T edged out Maryland-Eastern Shore 66-64 on Saturday to win its fifth straight.
The Aggies entered tied for first in the conference standings with North Carolina Central (12-8, 5-0).
Olujobi's go-ahead 3 with 2:13 to play broke open a back-and-forth game for a 65-62 lead, but Ahmad Frost's putback in the lane cut it 65-64 with 45 seconds left. The Hawks turned it over and were forced to foul Edmead, who made 1 of 2 free throws with 2.8 seconds left.
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Ferguson has double-double, helps UIC hold off Bradley 71-70
Tarkus Ferguson scored 22 points while dishing out 10 assists and grabbing eight rebounds as UIC survived a late charge by Bradley to knock the Braves from the undefeated ranks 71-70 on Saturday night.
Bartley scores 20 as Southern Illinois beats UAPB 78-48
Marcus Bartley had 20 points, including six 3-pointers, and Aaron Cook scored 16 to help Southern Illinois beat Arkansas-Pine Bluff 78-48 on Saturday night.