Appalachian State vs NC-Greensboro

Appalachian St. 76, UNC-Greensboro 68

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Jay Canty scored 17 points and Appalachian State again dominated UNC Greensboro in the second half to sweep the season series 77-66 Sunday.

The Mountaineers (12-14, 8-7 Southern Conference) shot 62.5 percent in the second half in beating the Spartans 83-70 on Jan. 14. On Sunday, they hit 55.6 percent (15 of 27) after halftime to turn a 32-30 intermission advantage into an 11-point victory.

Nathan Healy added 16 points and Michael Obacha added 11, while Mike Neal scored all 10 of his points after halftime.

Derrell Armstrong led UNC Greensboro (7-17, 5-8) with 20 points, while Kayel Locke added 14 and Trevis Simpson 12.

The Spartans made just 43.2 percent (16 of 37) after halftime, including a 4-of-18 showing from 3-point range.

Appalachian State made 15 of 24 free throws to the Spartans' 5 of 9, edged UNC Greensboro in rebounds 44-33 and won despite a 16-9 turnover disadvantage.

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Appalachian State Mountaineers
J. Canty, F367-121-396117
N. Healy, F316-133-462416
M. Obacha, F273-35-880411
M. Neal, G362-114-586310
T. Hamilton, G213-70-03007
J. Trice232-30-00125
T. Baskin193-52-44008
C. Burgess40-10-00000
T. Spagnolo31-10-01112
Totals 27-5615-2444161576
 48.2%62.5% 
NC-Greensboro Spartans
K. Locke, F267-111-130116
D. Williams, F262-60-26344
D. Armstrong, G307-184-463320
T. Simpson, G285-110-051312
D. Parker, G160-20-01110
J. Potts242-40-00406
N. Paulos201-80-03142
K. Van Dussen162-60-03144
K. McNeil142-40-22014
Totals 28-705-933142168
 40%55.6% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington10-320-643
Arkansas St.10-419-876
Ga. Southern10-417-10127
Georgia St.9-516-10131
Texas St.8-515-10205
Coast. Car.8-613-14148
Troy7-615-12195
S. Alabama6-713-13210
UL Lafayette6-816-11155
Little Rock4-1013-14244
App. St.3-118-17253
UL-Monroe1-137-20310

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Furman13-320-995
ETSU12-322-693
UNC-Green.11-420-8130
Chattanooga10-519-882
Wofford9-714-15197
Samford7-816-12164
Mercer7-813-15203
VMI3-126-20317
Citadel2-139-19297
W. Carolina2-137-21256
 
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MICH 79
OHST 49 Final
WISC 71
LOU 59 Final
USF 41
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UTAH 64
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