NC A&T 88, Barber-Scotia 53

Austin Witter recorded 14 points and 11 rebounds to help North

Carolina A&T rout Barber Scotia 88-53 on Friday night.

North Carolina A&T (3-3) tied the game 3-3 behind two Nic

Simpson free throws. The Aggies then went on a 22-6 run to take a

25-9 lead with 9:15 left in the first half.

North Carolina A&T opened the second half on an 18-8 run to

take a commanding 66-39 lead with 11:56 remaining in the game.

Marc Hill scored 11 points for North Carolina A&T while

Simpson finished with 14, hitting all four of his 3-point

attempts.

Rodney Carney paced Barber-Scotia with 19 points and five

steals.

The Aggies shot 43.5 percent (30 of 69) from the field, compared

to just 31.9 percent (15 of 47) for Barber Scotia, and hit 38.5

percent (10 of 26) of their attempts from beyond the arc.