NCAA Men's Basketball

Bethune-Cookman Wildcats (0-0)


Pope leads Bethune-Cookman past Florida A&M 72-70 in OT

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) Cletrell Pope had 20 points and 16 rebounds as Bethune-Cookman edged Florida A&M 72-70 in overtime on Thursday night.

Rod Melton Jr. and Brendon Myles hit consecutive 3-pointers to give the Rattlers a 70-67 lead with 2:05 remaining, but the Wildcats closed on a 5-0 surge. Pope scored four of the Wildcats' nine points in overtime.

Malik Maitland had 10 points and six assists for Bethune-Cookman (16-14, 10-6 Mid-Eastern Conference), which earned its fifth consecutive home victory. Wali Parks added 10 points.

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AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Gonzaga1-0
2 Baylor0-0
3 Villanova2-0
4 Virginia1-0
5 Iowa1-0
6 Kansas0-1
7 Wisconsin1-0
8 Illinois2-0
9 Duke0-0
10 Kentucky1-0
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor0-0
2 Gonzaga1-0
3 Villanova2-0
4 Virginia1-0
5 Kansas0-1
6 Iowa1-0
7 Wisconsin1-0
8 Duke0-0
9 Kentucky1-0
10 Illinois2-0
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Mid-Eastern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Howard 0-0 0-0
Maryland Eastern Shore 0-0 0-0
Morgan State 0-0 0-0
North Carolina A&T 0-0 0-0
Florida A&M 0-0 0-0
North Carolina Central 0-0 0-0
Bethune-Cookman 0-0 0-0
Norfolk State 0-0 0-0
South Carolina State 0-0 0-0
Coppin State 0-0 0-0
Delaware State 0-0 0-0
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 74.6 (84)
Rebounds: 11.9 (35)
Assists: 12.1 (253)
FG%: 42.5% (243)
FT%: 70.0% (209)
3P%: 31.9% (259)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 72.2 (257)
Rebounds: 27.3 (63)
Assists: 12.8 (198)
FG%: 42.4% (152)
FT%: 65.6% (12)
3P%: 27.6% (5)

Next Home Game:
SCSt @ Bethune-Cookman
Sat., Jan. 14 @ 1:00 PM PT2:00 PM MT3:00 PM CT4:00 PM ET9:00 PM GMT5:00 PM 北京时间2:00 PM MST4:00 PM EST