UNC-Asheville meets Presbyterian in tourney
No. 10 seed UNC-Asheville (4-26, 2-14) vs. No. 7 seed Presbyterian (17-14, 9-7)
Big South Conference Tourney First Round, Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, Clinton, South Carolina; Tuesday, 7...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor had 20 points, making five 3-pointers, as High Point narrowly beat UNC-Asheville 79-74 on Saturday.
Ricky Madison had 18 points and 14 rebounds for High...
UNC-Asheville seeks revenge on High Point
High Point (15-14, 8-7) vs. UNC-Asheville (4-25, 2-13)
Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: High Point goes for the season sweep over...
UNC-Asheville looks for road win vs CSU
UNC-Asheville (4-24, 2-12) vs. Charleston Southern (13-14, 7-7)
Buccaneer Fieldhouse, Charleston, South Carolina; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
Johnson lifts Gardner-Webb over UNC-Asheville 82-81 in OT
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — David Efianayi scored 23 points with five 3-pointers, Nate Johnson scored five of his 15 points in overtime, and Gardner-Webb beat UNC-Asheville 82-81 on Saturday for its ninth straight win at home.
UNC Asheville gets first Big South win behind Baker, Gilmore
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Devon Baker scored 20 points, Donovan Gilmore added 17 and grabbed 11 rebounds and UNC Asheville won its first Big South Conference game of the season, 71-62 over South Carolina Upstate on Wednesday night to end a nine-game losing streak.
Coty Jude scored 17 points with four 3-pointers for the Bulldogs (3-19, 1-7), who outrebounded the Spartans 40-25.
Griffin scores 19 in 1st college start, Hampton wins 83-61
HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Dondre Griffin, making his first collegiate start, scored 19 points, making 5 of 6 3-pointers and Hampton defeated UNC Asheville 83-61 on Saturday
Jermaine Marrow added 16 points and a season-high 10 assists for the Pirates (7-8, 2-0 Big South). Akim Mitchell also scored 16 while Kalin Fisher and Lysander Bracey added 10 apiece.
Awad sparks Winthrop comeback in topping UNC Asheville 80-65
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Austin Awad hit 6 of 9 from 3-point range and Winthrop held UNC Asheville scoreless for the final 3½ minutes as the Eagles won the Big South opener, 80-65 on Saturday afternoon.
The Eagles have now won seven straight conference openers.
UNC Asheville ends 10-game losing streak with 86-76 win
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Tajion Jones scored a career-high 30 points on 12-of-22 shooting with five 3-pointers and five assists and UNC Asheville ended a 10-game losing streak with an 86-76 victory over Milligan on Friday.
Stetson closes on 19-8 run to beat UNC Asheville 80-74
DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Keith Matthews scored 16 points to lead four in double-figure scoring as Stetson pulled away late to beat UNC Asheville 80-74 on Tuesday night.
Stetson (3-10) snapped a two-game skid while UNC Asheville (1-10) hasn't won since its opener.
Kenny Aninye added 14 points, Leo Goodman had 13 and Marques Sumner 11 for the Hatters, who shot 52 percent (31 of 60) from the floor.
Hoover, Jackson score 18 each, Wofford routs UNC Asheville
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Nathan Hoover and Cameron Jackson scored 18 points apiece and Wofford blew past UNC Asheville 92-49 on Saturday night.
Hoover was 7 for 10 from the field and made 4-of-5 3-pointers. Jackson had seven rebounds and three blocks for the Terriers (9-3). Tray Hollowell added 14 points.
Cress Worthy scored 12 points to lead UNC Asheville (1-9). DeVon Baker scored 11 points and Coty Jude added 10 points.
Western Carolina beats UNC Asheville71-59 behind Gibson
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kameron Gibson hit three 3-pointers and scored 15 points to lead four Catamounts in double figures and Western Carolina pulled away early to beat UNC Asheville 71-59 on Saturday to win the 52nd edition of the Mountain Rivalry.
Matt Halvorsen scored 14 points with three 3s, Marc Gosselin added 13 points and five assists and Onnon Steger had 10 points for Western Carolina (3-8), who handed the Bulldogs their eighth-straight loss.
Dove leads UT Martin over UNC Asheville 87-70
MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) — Quintin Dove scored 22 points on 10-of-12 shooting Saturday night, and UT Martin pulled away in the second half to beat UNC Asheville 87-70.
The Skyhawks (3-2) went on an 11-2 run to lead 72-60 and followed with 10-2 run to push to their largest lead at 87-68 on Delfincko Bogan's layup with 50 seconds left.
Rafferty, Lyons help Furman beat UNC Asheville 65-51
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Matt Rafferty had 20 points, 11 rebounds and five assists and Jordan Lyons scored 18 points, including four 3-pointers, to help Furman beat UNC Asheville 65-51 on Sunday.
Furman (7-0) is off to the best start in program history, including wins over Loyola-Chicago — a 2018 Final Four team — and then-No. 8 Villanova. The Paladins have won 14 of their last 15 games dating to last season.
Coastal Carolina downs UNC Asheville behind Cuthbertson’s 15
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Zac Cuthbertson scored 15 points with 13 rebounds and Coastal Carolina rode its fast start to a 78-52 win over UNC Asheville on Saturday.