College Basketball Roundup | Hobbs, Vikings defeat Golden Bulls

College Basketball


From staff reports

Sunday, January 13, 2019

CHARLOTTE — The Elizabeth City State men’s basketball team defeated Johnson C. Smith 76-63 Saturday afternoon at Johnson C. Smith University.

Zaccheus Hobbs scored a game-high 29 points with five rebounds in 30 minutes of action.

Joseph Allen followed with 11 points and seven rebounds in the win.

The Vikings (9-8, 5-1 CIAA) shot 44.4 percent from the field in the game, while the Golden Bulls (3-8, 1-4 CIAA) shot 29.5 percent from the field in the conference matchup.

Cayse Minor led JCSU with 20 points and six rebounds.

ECSU trailed 36-30 at halftime, but outscored Johnson C. Smith 46-27 in the final 20 minutes of the game.

The Vikings continue their road trip with a game at Winston-Salem State Monday.

Johnson & Wales-Charlotte 101, Mid-Atlantic Christian 59: The MACU men's basketball team lost to Johnson & Wales-Charlotte Saturday afternoon.

Talik Totten led MACU with 25 points, Alex Stanley followed with 13 points and Malik Galloway posted 12 points and 11 rebounds for MACU (1-13, 0-5 EMAC) in the conference game.

MACU trailed 51-26 at halftime.

Zyrion Wilkins and Robert Hobson led Johnson & Wales-Charlotte with 17 points each, while Majerle Poole followed with 16 points.

The Wildcats shot 57.1 percent from the field, while MACU shot 33.3 percent from the field.

MACU lost to Clinton College 92-86 Friday night.


Johnson C. Smith 67, Elizabeth City State 64: The Lady Vikings (11-6, 4-3 CIAA) lost the league game at Johnson C. Smith in Charlotte Saturday afternoon.

Asia Deal led ECSU with 19 points and five steals, Naterria Luster posted 17 points and seven rebounds, while Jalyn Brown scored 16 points with four assists.

DeJane' James led the Golden Bulls (6-9, 3-2 CIAA) with 15 points, nine assists and a steal, while Maiya Green scored 13 points with three assists in the win.

Central Penn 98, Mid-Atlantic Christian 50: The Lady Mustangs lost the road game at East Pennsboro Middle School Friday night.

Amanda Lemons led MACU (3-8) with 14 points, while Talethia Alexander followed with 12 points in the loss.

Only five players saw game action for MACU.

Central Penn (4-10) had four players score 10 or more points in the game.

Ja'Lynn Burton-Jones led Central Penn with 29 points and 11 rebounds, while Jahrae Patterson posted 28 points and 10 rebounds.