South Carolina Upstate vs Stetson

Stetson 73, SC-Upstate 66

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DELAND, Fla. (AP) - Adam Pegg scored a game-high 19 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Stetson past South Carolina Upstate 73-66 Thursday night in an Atlantic Sun Conference contest.

Chris Perez scored 16 points and Willie Green added 11 points and nine boards to help Stetson (10-13, 7-5) snap a three-game skid.

Trailing 65-54 with less than 6 minutes to play, Torrey Craig made consecutive 3-pointers for SC Upstate to cut the lead to five, 65-60 with 4:12 remaining.

After Perez's 3-pointer pushed the lead to 68-60 with 3:04 left to play, Jodd Maxey converted a layup a minute later to cut the Spartans' deficit to six, 68-62.

SC Upstate (13-12, 7-5) managed just two field goals in the final two minutes while Perez converted five free throws in the same span to ensure the victory.

Craig went 6 of 21 from the field and led the Spartans with 16 points.

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Scoreboard
South Carolina Upstate (13-12)343266
Stetson (10-13) «363773
 
South Carolina Upstate Spartans
T. Craig, F346-210-072416
J. Maxey, F333-52-312148
R. Glenn, F245-100-174410
T. Greene, G383-192-23309
M. Blessing, G212-30-01215
F. Miller205-71-201211
B. Olumuyiwa162-30-02004
A. Rodgers141-30-03123
Totals 27-715-836141766
 38%62.5% 
Stetson Hatters
W. Green, F284-63-595311
A. Pegg, C318-123-472219
C. Perez, G325-125-871416
J. Naburgs, G283-80-05507
H. Miller, G242-50-02316
A. Graham263-70-03229
L. McInerney160-00-03020
D. Diaz71-20-01002
T. Plemmons41-20-00003
L. Solanke40-00-00000
Totals 27-5411-1741181473
 50%64.7% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Mercer14-427-9
FGCU14-422-13
S.C. Upstate11-719-15
ETSU10-819-16
No. Florida10-816-16
Lipscomb10-815-15
Jacksonville8-1012-18
Northern Kentucky5-139-21
Stetson5-137-24
Kennesaw St.3-156-25
 
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