UNC-Asheville vs Western Carolina

W. Carolina 86, UNC Asheville 67

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Harouna Mutombo scored 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead Western Carolina to an 86-67 victory over UNC Asheville on Wednesday night.

Brandon Boggs added 17 points for the Catamounts (7-6), 14 of them in the first half. He scored seven points during a 26-7 run in which Western Carolina, after trailing 9-7 early, took a 33-16 lead with 3:50 remaining until halftime.

Keaton Cole had 13 points for the Catamounts, including a pair of 3-pointers during their big first-half run.

Matt Dickey scored 23 points, including 14 in the first half, to lead the Bulldogs (6-6), who never got closer than eight points in the second half. Jeremy Atkinson added 16 points and Chris Stephenson had 15 points and 13 rebounds.

J.P. Primm, who scored 26 points last season in UNC Asheville's 85-79 overtime win over Western Carolina, was held to six points this time.

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Scoreboard
NC-Asheville (6-6)254267
Western Carolina (7-6) «404686

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UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F394-98-1161316
Q. Jackson, F200-11-21121
J. Harn, F162-30-36124
M. Dickey, G388-154-532223
K. Hornsby, G110-20-01030
C. Stephenson345-135-8132315
J. Primm252-112-21146
T. Meyer81-20-00112
J. Roberts80-10-01020
C. Littlejohn10-00-00000
Totals 22-5720-313392267
 38.6%64.5% 
Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F183-80-02056
I. Hollis, F174-70-030210
H. Mutombo, G327-164-6134318
B. Boggs, G297-91-444317
T. Sumler, G222-24-42448
K. Cole284-62-223213
T. Tankelewicz152-23-44038
P. Ross142-40-06025
K. Hall130-11-22121
S. Smithson90-20-02220
J. Sinclair30-00-00100
Totals 31-5715-2242192886
 54.4%68.2% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Radford0-02-169
Liberty0-03-2262
Char. So.0-02-2152
UNC-Ash.0-02-2327
Campbell0-01-268
High Point0-01-226
Winthrop0-01-2333
Gardner-Webb0-01-3106
Presbyterian0-01-395
Longwood0-00-3341

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Mercer0-04-154
Furman0-02-171
UNC-Green.0-02-171
Wofford0-03-2295
Citadel0-02-2312
Chattanooga0-01-295
ETSU0-01-2136
VMI0-01-2152
Samford0-01-3149
W. Carolina0-01-384
 
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S Florida 57
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