South Carolina Upstate vs UNC-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% 
UNC-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% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU4-115-693
S.C. Upstate4-114-8190
No. Florida4-19-13253
Lipscomb3-211-11222
Kennesaw St.2-38-13329
Jacksonville1-413-9287
N.J. Tech1-49-12246
Stetson1-48-13316

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop7-115-486
UNC-Ash.6-214-778
Liberty6-211-10208
Gardner-Webb4-411-10219
High Point4-410-10247
Radford4-49-11174
Campbell3-510-10282
Char. So.3-57-12295
Longwood3-56-13312
Presbyterian0-84-15344
 
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