Coastal Carolina vs UNC-Asheville

UNC Asheville 63, Coastal Carolina 60

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Jeremy Atkinson scored 16 points with nine rebounds as UNC Asheville held off Coastal Carolina 63-60 Wednesday night in Big South Conference action.

After 10 ties and nine lead changes, the Bulldogs (10-10, 4-2) led 63-56 on Keith Hornsby's jumper with 3:54 left. Anthony Raffa answered with a 3-pointer and Warren Gillis hit a free throw with 2:09 to go to get the Chanticleers within 63-60.

Neither team could score the rest of the way. Coastal Carolina missed three field goal attempts, including Kierre Greenwood's 3-point try with 3 seconds to go, and UNC Asheville missed a layup, a tip-in and a free throw.

Hornsby added 13 points, Will Weeks 12 and Trent Meyer 10 for the Bulldogs, who were 17 of 24 from the line compared to 6 of 8 for the Chanticleers.

Raffa scored 20 of his 27 points in the first half for Coastal Carolina (8-9, 3-3).

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Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
B. Diagne, F191-60-03032
E. Ndieguene, C313-50-05136
A. Raffa, G3811-221-243127
W. Gillis, G303-105-631211
K. Greenwood, G262-70-01224
M. Enanga282-30-07044
U. Ljeskovic131-20-04022
C. Ashford92-20-00104
B. Addey50-00-00020
J. Daniel10-00-00010
Totals 25-576-82982060
 43.9%75% 
UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
W. Weeks, F393-66-860112
J. Atkinson, F346-143-594116
D. Cunningham, C313-61-211337
K. Hornsby, G364-104-412113
M. Neely, G210-00-03020
T. Meyer204-60-001310
J. Nwannunu101-13-42115
S. Hughes50-20-10000
C. Littlejohn40-00-00100
Totals 21-4517-2433121263
 46.7%70.8% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington12-322-634
Georgia St.11-518-10122
Ga. Southern11-518-11107
Arkansas St.10-519-993
Texas St.9-616-11204
Coast. Car.9-714-15155
Troy8-716-13205
UL Lafayette7-817-11135
S. Alabama6-913-15218
Little Rock4-1113-15255
App. St.3-138-19297
UL-Monroe2-138-20303

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-323-679
UNC-Ash.15-323-865
Liberty14-419-12164
Gardner-Webb11-718-13200
High Point9-915-15232
Radford8-1013-17226
Campbell7-1114-16272
Char. So.7-1111-18293
Longwood3-156-23339
Presbyterian1-175-24344
 
Other games
PSU 49 Final
IND 72
BUTL 53 Final
LAS 54
DUKE 63 Final
MIAMI 90
FLA 64 Final
UGA 47
CSU 61 Final
NMEX 66
CREI 69 Final
DRKE 74
WICH 62 Final
MOST 52
MINN 48 Final
NW 55
WSU 61 Final
ORE 68