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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|North Carolina A&T||11-5||1||20-15|
|North Carolina Central||9-7||3||19-16|
|South Carolina St||6-10||6||10-22|