NC-Greensboro vs Middle Tennessee

Middle Tennessee 82, UNC-Greensboro 60


MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Marcos Knight scored 17 points and Middle Tennessee defeated North Carolina-Greensboro 82-60 on Saturday night.

JT Sulton added 16 points, Shawn Jones 12 and Bruce Massey 11 for the Blue Raiders (4-0) in the Maui Invitational.

Middle Tennessee led 29-27 at halftime, before shooting 60 percent in the second half (15 of 25). After going 1 of 3 from 3-point range in the first half, the Blue Raiders were 5 of 10 from long range in the second, as they outscored the Spartans 55-33.

The Blue Raiders came up with 13 steals, led by Massye, Knight and Kerry Hammonds with three each, as UNC Greensboro turned it over 23 times compared to 10 assists.

Middle Tennessee tallied 14 assists and 14 turnovers.

Aloysius Henry led the Spartans (1-3) with 12 points and Korey Van Dussen had 11. UNC Greensboro was just 9 of 18 from the free-throw line.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
NC-Greensboro (1-3)273360
Middle Tennessee (4-0) «295382

Related Video

November 21, 2017
Missouri's Michael Porter Jr. to miss 3-4 months (2:51)
November 21, 2017
UNC's Theo Pinson Talks Berry, Williams
November 17, 2017
If LiAngelo wasn't a 'Ball'
November 17, 2017
Brandon Goodwin's journey to stardom

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

NC-Greensboro Spartans
A. Henry, F176-100-172512
K. Van Dussen, G283-64-421311
K. Randall, G211-50-11213
D. Williams, G210-14-104154
T. Simpson, G133-100-03047
D. Parker252-40-03426
D. Armstrong173-71-23007
N. Paulos171-20-00013
A. Brackett141-10-03022
C. Henegar110-20-01010
T. Hoffer100-10-03010
B. Cole32-20-00005
E. Bone20-00-01010
D. Robinson10-00-00000
K. Bethea00-00-00000
Totals 22-519-1834102660
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders
J. Sulton, F264-98-1040416
L. Dendy, C182-33-44147
K. Hammonds, G280-22-23412
M. Knight, G284-88-1072217
B. Massey, G243-34-633011
S. Jones205-82-261312
R. Cintron172-50-01106
J. Oden151-10-00213
J. Gallman132-51-20046
J. Rozier51-40-00002
Z. Gibson40-00-01000
J. Edmonson20-10-00000
Totals 24-4928-3630141982
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
W. Carolina0-01-495

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-05-033
Georgia St.0-03-181
App. St.0-03-2327
Coast. Car.0-03-2124
S. Alabama0-03-2150
UL Lafayette0-03-277
Arkansas St.0-02-2205
Texas St.0-01-2152
Little Rock0-00-4279
Other games
PSU 47 Final
Kentucky 85
Louisville 69 Final
Butler 53
PRES 56 Final
Cincinnati 54
COLG 47 Final
Syracuse 92
VANDY 86 Final
WOFF 33 Final
Wisc 69
Hawaii 54 Final