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N.C. A&T’s Jay Joyner is starting his fourth full season as head coach. Last year’s team finished second in the MEAC.

GREENSBORO — Basketball practice starts today for the N.C. A&T men’s team, which reinvents itself for the third year in a row.

This time last year, the Aggies needed to replace four of their top five scorers from the previous season’s 20-win team. This year, they must replace their top four off last season’s 19-13 MEAC runner-up team.

But as a new season begins, there is plenty of optimism around the Aggies based on deep recruiting class and two NCAA Division I transfers.

Here are five things to know about A&T.


Contact Jeff Mills at (336) 373-7024, and follow @JeffMillsNR on Twitter.

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