NC-Greensboro vs Chattanooga

UNC-Greensboro 94, Chattanooga 68


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Nicholas Paulos came off the bench for a career-high 30 points to spark UNC Greensboro past Chattanooga 94-68 Thursday night.

Korey Van Dussen added 11 while David Williams, Trevis Simpson and Kelvin McNeil tallied 10 apiece. Paulos made a school-record 10 shots from deep for the Spartans, who converted a program-best 20 3-pointers.

UNC Greensboro (8-18, 6-9 Southern Conference) opened on a 7-2 run but Chattanooga trimmed the deficit to two, 11-9, on a pair of Z. Mason free throws. UNC Greensboro answered the free throws with three consecutive 3-pointers to pull away and took a 47-29 lead into halftime.

UNC Greensboro shot 48.6 percent (34 of 70), compared to 35 percent (19 of 53) for the Mocs (11-17, 6-9), and dished out a season-high 27 assists, including 15 in the first half.

Mason had 21 for Chattanooga while the other four starters made just 6 of 25 shots.

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NC-Greensboro Spartans
T. Simpson, F263-143-462210
D. Williams, F264-61-253310
K. Locke, F182-60-04234
J. Potts, G182-20-01346
D. Armstrong, G163-70-03237
K. Van Dussen243-82-324211
D. Parker222-40-10726
N. Paulos2110-120-041430
K. McNeil205-70-082010
B. Cole60-30-02100
T. McNeely30-10-00010
Totals 34-706-1037272494
Chattanooga Mocs
Z. Mason, F277-117-1080321
D. Zlovaric, F232-111-45015
L. Stokes, F210-10-03220
G. McGhee, G262-78-961213
R. White, G262-68-853212
C. Jones221-31-26203
A. Bran143-60-02109
E. Robertson141-30-00013
M. Bareika110-20-02100
J. Bryant80-10-01100
S. Watson81-20-00022
Totals 19-5325-3339111368
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