Ronald Jackson had 21 points and 14 rebounds as North Carolina A&T edged past Coppin State, 82-79, in overtime in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Conference Tournament on Wednesday night in Norfolk, Va.
Quavius Copeland had 14 points for No. 2 seed N.C. A&T (19-12). Terry Harris added 14 points. Kameron Langley had 10 points and 12 assists for NC A&T.
Milik Gantz, the Aggies’ second leading scorer heading into the contest at 9.0 points per game, shot only 8 percent in the game (1-for-12).
Lamar Morgan had 17 points for the No. 7 seed Eagles (8-25). Kent Auslander added 16 points and seven rebounds. Dejuan Clayton had 16 points and nine...