East Carolina 111, St. Andrew’s 59
Akeem Richmond and Shamarr Bowden each hit five of East
Carolina’s school-record 18 3-pointers and the Pirates set another
program high with 64 first-half points in a 111-59 win over NAIA
foe St. Andrews on Tuesday night.
The points were the most by East Carolina (6-1) since defeating
The Citadel 111-81 on Dec. 4, 1975. The Pirates also had 30
assists, their highest total since 1984.
Richmond and Bowden scored 15 apiece and Paris Campbell had 11
first-half points as 14 of 15 East Carolina players tallied
The Pirates quickly took control, leading 28-10 at the 11:35
mark and 64-30 at halftime en route to coach Jeff Lebo’s 250th
East Carolina shot 50.7 percent (37 of 73) and 50 percent from
long range (18 of 36). They also had a 51-35 rebounding
Clavontae Brown had 18 points and Demetrius Monroe 14 for St.