UNC-Asheville vs Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina 65, UNC Asheville 64

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CONWAY, S.C. (AP) - Anthony Raffa scored 22 points and Kierre Greenwood made a jumper with 4 seconds left to lift Coastal Carolina over UNC Asheville 65-64 Tuesday night.

Badau Diagne tallied 12 for Coastal Carolina (13-12, 8-6 Big South Conference). Raffa, who made 8 of 16 shots and four 3-pointers, gave the Chanticleers a 63-62 lead with 35 seconds left on his lone free throws of the night.

UNC Asheville (15-13, 9-5) regained the lead on D.J. Cunningham's dunk with 21 seconds showing, but Coastal Carolina called a timeout to set up Greenwood's game-winner.

With a chance to win it, the Bulldogs' Trent Meyer missed a 3-pointer at the buzzer.

Both teams shot 46 percent, 25 of 54 for Coastal Carolina and 23 of 50 for UNC Asheville, but the Chanticleers scored 34 points off 22 Bulldogs turnovers.

Jeremy Atkinson had 18 points for UNC Asheville, which was outscored 40-26 in the paint.

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NC-Asheville (15-13)343064
Coastal Carolina (13-12) «343165

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UNC-Asheville Bulldogs
W. Weeks, F351-44-56206
J. Atkinson, F266-136-812318
D. Cunningham, C184-90-04048
C. Littlejohn, G374-72-252112
T. Meyer, G272-90-03315
J. Nwannunu272-20-03324
M. Neely150-20-01210
S. Hughes134-40-010211
J. Roberts20-00-01010
Totals 23-5012-1529141564
 46%80% 
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
B. Diagne, F334-84-660312
E. Ndieguene, C252-42-29136
K. Greenwood, G364-80-02419
A. Raffa, G338-162-214322
W. Gillis, G313-80-03526
M. Enanga183-72-24038
T. Curtis131-20-02012
U. Ljeskovic60-10-00010
J. Daniel30-00-00010
C. Ashford20-00-00000
Totals 25-5410-1230141865
 46.3%83.3% 
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

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297
 
Other games
DUQ 49 Final
BUTL 68
IND 72 Final
MIST 68
MU 67 Final
SETON 46
VCU 62 Final
STL 76
UVA 50 Final
MIAMI 54
FLA 60 Final
MIZZ 63