South Carolina Upstate vs NC-Asheville

UNC Asheville 88, SC-Upstate 81

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Matt Dickey scored 22 points and Chris Stephenson added 20 for UNC Asheville in the Bulldogs' 88-81 win over South Carolina Upstate 88-81 on Sunday.

The Bulldogs (5-4) trailed 81-72 with 3:38 left before scoring the game's final 16 points.

Jeremy Atkinson, who finished with 18 points for UNC Asheville, scored six during the spurt. The Spartans (6-3) missed their final eight shots.

The Bulldogs shot 62.7 percent from the field (32 of 51), and held SC Upstate to 38.9 percent shooting in the second half (14 of 36). UNC Asheville outscored the Spartans 43-39 in the final 20 minutes.

It was the 250th career victory for UNC Asheville coach Eddie Biedenbach.

Torrey Craig, who was 4 of 10 from 3-point range and 10 of 10 from the free-throw line, led the Spartans with 28 points. Chalmers Rogers chipped in 10 points for SC Upstate.

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South Carolina Upstate Spartans
C. Rogers, F264-50-000110
M. Blessing, F233-50-04427
B. Olumuyiwa, C213-61-33057
T. Greene, G260-44-43034
T. Craig, G247-1610-1054428
C. Cook193-70-35236
A. Rodgers171-101-22213
F. Miller142-60-00224
R. Glenn132-42-20036
J. Maxey102-40-05024
R. Elam71-10-01002
Totals 28-6818-2433142681
 41.2%75% 
NC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F326-106-876118
C. Stephenson, F327-96-892420
Q. Jackson, C153-30-03146
M. Dickey, G369-142-315122
J. Primm, G242-52-44247
J. Lane272-32-45226
K. Hornsby141-21-22113
T. Meyer131-30-00102
J. Nwannunu71-22-21014
Totals 32-5121-3132201888
 62.7%67.7% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida12-223-12162
FGCU11-322-11135
S.C. Upstate8-624-12209
Lipscomb7-714-17271
N. Kentucky7-713-17264
Jacksonville4-1010-22338
Kennesaw St.4-1010-22319
Stetson3-119-22335

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
High Point13-523-1089
Char. So.13-519-12164
Coast. Car.12-624-10130
Radford12-622-12154
Winthrop12-619-13202
Gardner-Webb10-820-15138
NC-Asheville10-815-16242
Presbyterian6-1210-22315
Longwood5-1311-23316
Campbell4-1410-22323
Liberty2-168-24347
 
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