South Carolina Upstate vs E. Tennessee State

SC-Upstate 88, ETSU 56

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) - Torrey Craig scored 26 points and Ty Greene added 17 to lead South Carolina-Upstate to an 88-56 victory over East Tennessee State on Friday night in an Atlantic Sun Conference game.

Craig hit three 3-pointers and Greene two in the opening 5 minutes, when the Spartans (15-16, 9-9) raced to a 17-5 advantage.

They led 39-25 at halftime, then started the second half by outscoring the Buccaneers (10-21, 8-10) 36-9 to increase their margin to 75-34 with 8:42 to play.

The 32-point final margin represented ETSU's worst conference defeat since joining the league in the 2005-06 season.

Craig also had nine rebounds and Babatunde Olumuyiwa eight for the Spartans, who had a 42-29 advantage on the boards.

Hunter Harris scored 13 points for ETSU, and senior Jarvis Jones, the Buccaneers' leading scorer at 16.2 points per game, had 12 in his final home game.

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South Carolina Upstate Spartans
T. Craig, F297-146-695126
R. Glenn, F275-80-172210
B. Olumuyiwa, C254-50-08038
T. Greene, G336-101-225217
A. Rodgers, G244-92-273212
J. Maxey223-72-22018
M. Blessing160-21-11111
F. Miller142-50-21305
R. Elam50-10-01000
B. Haynes30-20-01000
J. Ford20-01-20001
Totals 31-6313-1842191288
 49.2%72.2% 
E. Tennessee State Buccaneers
H. Harris, F345-113-460213
L. Wilson, F293-60-06018
J. Walton, F191-31-21053
J. Jones, G312-127-832212
R. Rembert, G283-112-22219
K. Gadsden-Gilliard212-40-05114
P. McClain171-30-03202
Y. Barrueta132-30-02014
M. Stramaglia70-11-21001
T. Halvorsen10-00-00100
Totals 19-5414-182981356
 35.2%77.8% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU4-115-693
S.C. Upstate4-114-8190
No. Florida4-19-13253
Lipscomb3-211-11222
Kennesaw St.2-38-13329
Jacksonville1-413-9287
N.J. Tech1-49-12246
Stetson1-48-13316

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Green.7-116-5123
Chattanooga6-115-476
Furman5-212-8142
ETSU4-214-5121
Samford4-313-7125
Wofford3-38-11239
Mercer3-59-12180
Citadel2-79-13254
W. Carolina1-66-14225
VMI1-64-14336