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Asheville beats Winthrop, take driver's seat in Big South

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) MaCio Teague had 23 points and Ahmad Thomas added 21 as UNC Asheville topped Winthrop in a clash of Big South Conference leaders on Thursday night.

With the win, the Bulldogs (20-10, 13-4) took over sole possession of first place in the conference with one regular-season game remaining for both squads.

Asheville led by six at halftime then opened the second half on a 23-9 run to take a 20-point lead over the Eagles (18-10, 12-5). Winthrop could never get within fewer than eight from that point on.

Jonathan Baehre had 16 points and 13 rebounds for the Bulldogs, who outrebounded the Eagles 42-25. Asheville also controlled the game from beyond the arc, shooting 54 percent, while Winthrop shot just 28 percent from outside.

Anders Broman scored 22 for the Eagles. The loss snapped a five-game winning streak for Winthrop.

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3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
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Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
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12T
away team logo Winthrop 18-10 373875
home team logo UNC-Asheville 20-10 434689
Team Stats
away team logo Winthrop 18-10 83.3 PPG 44.2 RPG 15.3 APG
home team logo UNC-Asheville 20-10 59.9 PPG 32.4 RPG 10.7 APG
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N. Smith 16.8 PPG 2.6 RPG 3.7 APG 44.8 FG%
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D. Baker 16.1 PPG 2.7 RPG 3.0 APG 39.7 FG%
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