Akron vs UNC-Asheville

Akron 82, UNC Asheville 63

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BAYAMON, Puerto Rico (AP) - Chauncey Gilliam scored 22 points for Akron, helping the Zips beat UNC Asheville 82-63 of Friday in the second round of the Puerto Rico Tipoff.

Playing in the consolation bracket after each team lost Thursday, Gilliam hit two 3-pointers and Akron (2-2) went on a 10-2 to start the second half, giving the Zips a 47-36 lead.

Bayamon native Alex Abreu had 12 points and Nick Harney had 10 for Akron.

Zeke Marshall had his 26th game with four or more blocked shots. He had five blocks.

Keith Hornsby finished with 22 points for UNC Asheville (1-3).

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Scoreboard
Akron (2-2) «374582
NC-Asheville (1-3)342963

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Akron Zips
J. Kretzer, F242-40-02106
D. Treadwell, F233-70-08136
Z. Marshall, C262-42-28136
A. Abreu, G283-105-609112
B. Walsh, G273-50-02028
C. Gilliam197-93-301322
N. Harney182-33-42058
C. Betancourt121-22-40134
P. Forsythe92-41-23125
D. Ibitayo70-10-02200
R. McAdams41-22-21005
B. Justice30-20-00000
Totals 26-5318-2330172282
 49.1%78.3% 
UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
J. Atkinson, F275-60-040110
J. Nwannunu, F192-42-35046
D. Cunningham, C341-97-103129
K. Hornsby, G339-122-230122
T. Meyer, G322-60-04515
W. Weeks231-35-82157
S. Hughes111-20-01022
C. Littlejohn90-22-41122
M. Neely90-00-00000
D. Combs10-00-00000
Z. Davis10-00-00000
J. Roberts10-00-11000
Totals 21-4418-282981863
 47.7%64.3% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
Kent St.10-722-14142
Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347
 
Other games
COLO 60 Final
BAYL 58
NCST 94 Final
MASS 76
WAKE 71 Final
UCONN 77
LAF 49 Final
UK 101
NICS 54 Final
MIZZ 74
STJOE 79 Final
ND 70
UNC 78 Final
LBSU 63