High Point vs UNC-Asheville

UNC Asheville 90, High Point 70

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - J.P. Primm led five players in double figures with 30 points and UNC Asheville beat High Point 90-70 Thursday night.

Jaron Lane had 19, Matt Dickey 14, Quinard Jackson 12 and Chris Stephenson 10 for UNC Asheville.

Primm, who finished with a season-high five steals, moved into first place on UNC Asheville's career steals list.

UNC Asheville (15-7, 10-1 Big South Conference) entered halftime with a 36-32 lead and opened the second half with a 21-12 run. Primm capped the run with two free throws to give UNC Asheville a 57-44 lead with 9:52 left to play.

High Point (7-13, 3-7) trimmed the lead to 11, 62-51, but Jackson converted a three-point play and Primm scored five straight points to put the Bulldogs back on top 70-51.

The Bulldogs shot 52.8 percent (28 of 53) overall and made 9 of 18 from deep.

Xavier Martin scored 14 for High Point.

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High Point Panthers
T. Elliott, F181-21-25243
J. Simms, F110-10-02230
B. Mikulic, C285-70-030213
N. Barbour, G332-97-1013411
S. Shine, G305-101-231313
C. Law263-62-814048
X. Martin265-104-703114
J. Cheek151-41-42003
D. Wallace132-80-03215
Q. Drye00-00-00000
T. Duncan00-00-00000
L. Harris00-00-00000
Totals 24-5716-3336132270
 42.1%48.5% 
UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F300-40-18230
C. Stephenson, F264-92-265210
Q. Jackson, C314-63-722212
J. Primm, G378-159-945030
M. Dickey, G244-75-613414
J. Lane266-86-730219
K. Hornsby171-10-03103
J. Nwannunu40-00-00030
M. Davis10-00-00010
J. Harn10-00-02000
C. Littlejohn10-10-00000
J. Roberts10-10-00000
J. Seligson11-10-01012
Totals 28-5325-3235181890
 52.8%78.1% 
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Liberty14-421-14173
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High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347
 
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