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Suggs lifts East Carolina over James Madison 73-64

Dec. 19, 2020 4:27 PM EST

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Brandon Suggs had 18 points off the bench to carry East Carolina to a 73-64 win over James Madison on Saturday. Bitumba Baruti had 16 points, seven rebounds and five steals for East Carolina (6-1), which earned its fifth straight home victory. Tristen Newton added 14 points and six...

Gardner carries East Carolina past North Florida 73-67

Dec. 10, 2020 8:15 PM EST

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jayden Gardner had 20 points and 12 rebounds as East Carolina topped North Florida 73-67 on Thursday. J.J. Miles had 16 points for East Carolina (5-0). Brandon Suggs added 10 points and Tristen Newton had eight assists. Ryan Burkhardt had 15 points for the Ospreys (0-7). Emmanuel...

East Carolina controls OT, beats UNC-Wilmington 88-78

Dec. 7, 2020 7:48 PM EST

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — J.J. Miles had a career-high 22 points and East Carolina outscored UNC Wilmington 15-5 in the extra period to earn an 88-78 win on Monday night. Bitumba Baruti had 17 points and six rebounds for East Carolina (4-0). Jayden Gardner added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and Tristen Newton...