NC-Greensboro vs High Point

High Point 81, UNC-Greensboro 73

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HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) - Freshman John Brown scored 28 points, grabbed eight rebounds and had five steals in High Point's 81-73 win over UNC Greensboro on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

Brown scored High Point's first six points of the game en route to 13 first half points, and was instrumental in the Panthers 14-2 run to open the second half. Brown had eight points during the run, Allan Chaney chipped in five and Adam Weary knocked down a free throw.

Weary finished with 10 points while Chaney added 15 points and seven rebounds off the bench.

The Panthers tallied eight steals and forced UNC Greensboro to turn the ball over 16 times.

Trevis Simpson, who last season was the first ever UNC Greensboro player to lead the Southern Conference in scoring (18.3 ppg), led the Spartans with 18 points on 5-of-16 shooting.

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NC-Greensboro (0-1)334073
High Point (1-0) «394281

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NC-Greensboro Spartans
D. Williams, F242-22-47256
K. McNeil, F152-60-06004
T. Simpson, G345-166-771218
K. Van Dussen, G283-50-02426
D. Parker, G252-50-00406
K. Locke247-122-441217
D. Armstrong233-83-831110
T. Hoffer150-10-02050
N. Paulos112-40-01006
R. White10-10-00000
Totals 26-6013-2340131773
 43.3%56.5% 
High Point Panthers
J. Brown, F3112-224-681228
A. Chaney, F166-103-372515
D. Edwards, G302-110-01325
J. Cheek, G240-52-22012
J. Simms, G210-10-03720
A. Weary243-53-431310
D. McGaughy203-62-21328
B. Mikulic171-21-47034
L. Cugini153-51-13009
H. McIntyre20-10-00000
Totals 30-6816-2241172081
 44.1%72.7% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
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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BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
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OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
NULL 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86