UNC-Asheville vs Radford

UNC Asheville 66, Radford 56

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RADFORD, Va. (AP) - Chris Stephenson scored a career-high 33 points to go with 10 rebounds and North Carolina-Asheville defeated Radford 62-56 on Monday night.

Stephenson made 12 of 19 from the field to help the Bulldogs shoot 44.7 percent (21 for 47).

Bulldogs' coach Eddie Biedenbach won his 224th game at the school to become North Carolina-Asheville's all-time winningest coach. The Bulldogs (8-6, 3-0) have won six of their past eight games and eight Big South Conference games in a row dating back to last season.

The game was tied 54-54 with 4:05 remaining but the Bulldogs finished on a 12-2 run, including eight by Stephenson.

Radford made only 9 of 30 field goals in the first half on its way to shooting 36.1 percent (22 of 61) from the field.

R.J. Price scored 13 points and Javonte Green added 11 for the Highlanders (3-13, 0-4), who have lost 12 straight.

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UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F193-41-28017
Q. Jackson, F160-02-42012
J. Primm, G401-73-48326
C. Stephenson, G3912-198-9102133
M. Dickey, G270-56-103226
K. Hornsby271-80-02102
J. Nwannunu141-12-21224
J. Harn122-20-01024
T. Meyer61-10-01002
Totals 21-4722-3139101166
 44.7%71% 
Radford Highlanders
T. Cerrah, F211-30-02142
R. Price, G354-124-427113
J. Green, G225-111-270111
K. Noreen, G172-30-01025
J. Smith, G161-62-20144
C. Smith262-61-21226
D. Mitchell212-100-04144
B. Smith192-30-02125
L. Winegarner143-60-15026
J. Carethers50-10-01000
D. Cole20-00-00000
A. Dickerson20-00-01000
Totals 22-618-1130132256
 36.1%72.7% 
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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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