Central Connecticut State shot over 57 percent from the field and 40 percent outside the arc to defeat ECU, 79-68.
North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham has signed a new six-year contract.
The following scores are from the second round games in the NCHSAA state football playoffs.
Another dominant performance inside from Lennard Freeman led NC State to an 86-68 victory over Presbyterian Thursday night at PNC Arena.
Luke Maye scored 20 points and No. 9 North Carolina held on to give coach Roy Williams his 400th victory at the school, a 93-81 win over Bucknell.