Senior forward Lamont Middleton tossed in a game-high 17 points while grabbing seven rebounds to lead N.C. A&T State to an , 62-60, victory over South Carolina State Monday at Corbett Sports Center.
The Bulldogs fall to 9-19 overall, 5-10 in the MEAC, while the Aggies improve to 9-21 overall, 5-10 in the league.
Sophomore Jordan Smith led SC State with a team-high 15 points, while freshman guard Jalen White chipped in 14 in the lost.
South Carolina State closes out the regular season at Savannah State on Thursday (March 6). The 2014 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament will be held March 10-15 at the Scope Arena in Norfolk, VA.