Anthony Hilliard, a junior from Fayetteville, NC, scored 23 points and pulled down
16 rebounds to lead the Elizabeth City State Vikings past Fayetteville State University
71-67 on January 19.
The Vikings led the entire contest and shot 49% from the field, their second best
offensive output of the season (56 % vs. Barton, 12/6). Olajuwon Johnson, a senior
from Richmond, Va., added 14 points for the Vikings as they remain unbeaten at the
R.L. Vaughan Center this season. The Vikings outscored the Broncos 36-26 in the paint.
Phillipe' Harris scored a team high 22 points to pace the Broncos (6-10, CIAA 2-6)
while Derek Holmes and Jamel Austin each contributed 11 points apiece.
ECSU (9-4) will return to action on Tuesday, January 22 when they travel to Chowan
University. The game time is scheduled for 7:30pm in Murfreesboro, NC. For more information
on ECSU Athletics, visit www.ecsuvikings.com.