The Savannah State men’s and women’s basketball teams traveled to Durham, North Carolina on February 23 and were swept by North Carolina Central.
NCCU won the women’s game 77-65. Savannah State (6-16, 4-9 MEAC), who has lost three in a row, was led by Myasia Jones who scored 11 points and Alexxus Sowell who had 10 points and seven rebounds.
The Eagles completed the sweep with a 78-69 victory in the men’s game. Jaquan Dotson had 20 points and seven rebounds for SSU (10-17, 7-6 MEAC) while Zach Sellers and Tyrell Harper added 11 points each and Jahlin Smith chipped in 10.