N. Carolina A&T 38, N.C. Central 31
Sep. 01, 1996
RALEIGH (AP) _ Michael Basnight ran 7 yards for a touchdown to give North Carolina A&T a 38-31 overtime victory over N.C. Central on Saturday.
The Aggies' Toran James intercepted an errant Brad McAdams pass to seal the win.
A&T was held scoreless in the second half until a 27-yard field goal by Luther Leak tied the game at 31-31 with 2 seconds left.
Reggie Shuford had 18 carries for 71 yards and two TD runs to lead the Aggies. A&T quarterback Ben Garrett rushed for 55 yards and one touchdown. Garrett also connected with James Harris for a 10-yard TD in the second quarter.
McAdams passed for 309 yards and five touchdowns in a losing effort. McAdams connected with Antoine Calloway three times with passes of 24, 3 and 10-yards. He also threw a 52-yard pass to Mike Maness and a 42-yard pass to Monte Southerland.
A&T quarterback Ben Garrett rushed for 55 yards and one touchdown.