South Carolina Upstate vs Kennesaw State

SC-Upstate 66, Kennesaw St. 54


KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) - Torrey Craig had 17 points and 10 rebounds as South Carolina-Upstate led wire-to-wire to defeat Kennesaw State 66-54 Thursday night, snapping a two-game skid.

Ricardo Glenn added 16 points for the Spartans (9-9, 3-2 Atlantic Sun Conference) who won their third consecutive league road game and eighth straight game in the series.

South Carolina-Upstate held Markeith Cummings, who came in as the league's scoring leader (18.6 points per game) to 10 points on 3-of-11 shooting, including 0 of 4 3-pointers.

Craig, who entered the game ranked second in A-Sun scoring (17.1), was 6-of-12 shooting with three treys, including two as the Spartans took an 18-6 lead.

South Carolina-Upstate never let the Owls get closer than nine in the second half. The Spartans dominated inside, with a 41-23 rebounding edge and 36-16 advantage in the paint.

Delbert Love's 15 points paced Kennesaw State (2-16, 1-5), which has lost three straight.

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South Carolina Upstate Spartans
T. Craig, F356-122-2104217
J. Maxey, F344-80-213538
R. Glenn, F278-110-072416
T. Greene, G353-93-421311
M. Blessing, G240-11-22411
A. Rodgers172-62-21026
B. Olumuyiwa122-21-42105
F. Miller101-30-01022
R. Elam60-00-00000
Totals 26-529-1641171766
Kennesaw State Owls
A. Anderson, F332-20-23314
M. Cummings, F323-114-620110
A. Osemhen, C81-10-00022
D. Love, G345-132-442215
M. Hamilton, G221-72-50224
Y. Brown292-51-11325
B. Dawson183-41-31027
N. Pruitt153-50-11017
J. Montgomery80-00-23110
K. Drees10-00-00000
Totals 20-4810-2423111454
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida12-223-12162
S.C. Upstate8-624-12209
N. Kentucky7-713-17264
Kennesaw St.4-1010-22319
Other games
MICH 83 Final
FLA 68 Final
NW 68 Final
ILL 54
GT 57 Final
ORST 64 Final
STJO 86 Final
VCU 92
GONZ 71 Final
ORE 76 Final
USC 74