N.C. Central will try again for an upset tonight in the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Coaches vs. Cancer, when the Eagles take on Murray State in Miami.
LeVelle Moton’s club is 0-2 in the event, losing its season opener at UNC last week before giving Subregional host Florida International fits in an 83-73 loss Friday night.
Murray State walloped James Madison 71-43 in the other Friday night game in Miami.
C.J. Wilkerson is the scoring leader for the Eagles, who will play JMU on Monday at 4 in their final game of the event.
N.C. Central vs. Murray State
[Sunday, 6 p.m., U.S. CenturyBank Arena, Miami]
Records: NCCU 1-3, MSU.
Audio: WRJD-AM 1410, nccueaglepride.com
Coaches’ records – NCCU: LeVelle Moton 1-3; MSU: Billy Kennedy 159-166, 55-40 at MSU.
Leading scorers – NCCU: C.J. Wilkerson 15.8; MSU: Ivan Aska 15.0.
Leading rebounders – NCCU: Vincent Davis 5.0; MSU: Tony Easley 8.3.
Assist leaders – NCCU: Michael Glasker 3.8; MSU: B.J. Jenkins 3.7.