UNC-Asheville vs Western Carolina

W. Carolina 86, UNC Asheville 67

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Harouna Mutombo scored 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Western Carolina to an 86-67 victory over UNC Asheville on Wednesday night.

Brandon Boggs added 17 points for the Catamounts (7-6), 14 of them in the first half. He scored seven points during a 26-7 run in which Western Carolina, after trailing 9-7 early, took a 33-16 lead with 3:50 remaining until halftime.

Keaton Cole had 13 points for the Catamounts, including a pair of 3-pointers during their big first-half run.

Matt Dickey scored 23 points, including 14 in the first half, to lead the Bulldogs (6-6), who never got closer than eight points in the second half. Jeremy Atkinson added 16 points and Chris Stephenson had 15 points and 13 rebounds.

J.P. Primm, who scored 26 points last season in UNC Asheville's 85-79 overtime win over Western Carolina, was held to six points this time.

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UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F394-98-1161316
Q. Jackson, F200-11-21121
J. Harn, F162-30-36124
M. Dickey, G388-154-532223
K. Hornsby, G110-20-01030
C. Stephenson345-135-8132315
J. Primm252-112-21146
T. Meyer81-20-00112
J. Roberts80-10-01020
C. Littlejohn10-00-00000
Totals 22-5720-313392267
 38.6%64.5% 
Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F183-80-02056
I. Hollis, F174-70-030210
H. Mutombo, G327-164-6134318
B. Boggs, G297-91-444317
T. Sumler, G222-24-42448
K. Cole284-62-223213
T. Tankelewicz152-23-44038
P. Ross142-40-06025
K. Hall130-11-22121
S. Smithson90-20-02220
J. Sinclair30-00-00100
Totals 31-5715-2242192886
 54.4%68.2% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop5-113-4112
UNC-Ash.5-113-679
Liberty5-110-9234
Campbell3-310-8267
Gardner-Webb3-310-9216
Radford3-38-10168
Longwood3-36-11292
High Point2-48-10262
Char. So.1-55-12320
Presbyterian0-64-13336

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga5-114-475
UNC-Green.5-114-5122
ETSU4-114-4118
Samford4-213-6136
Furman3-210-8156
Wofford2-37-11242
Mercer2-48-11182
Citadel2-59-11223
VMI1-44-12330
W. Carolina0-55-13232
 
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