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...
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
Jones lifts UNC-Asheville past SC-Upstate 57-53
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Tajion Jones had 17 points off the bench to lead UNC-Asheville to a 57-53 win over South Carolina Upstate on Wednesday night, snapping the Bulldogs' 15-game road losing streak.
Devon Baker had 16 points for UNC-Asheville (4-22, 2-10 Big South Conference). Jalen Seegars added seven rebounds. Cress Worthy had six rebounds for the visiting team.
Clemons scores 22 to lead Campbell past UNC Asheville
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Chris Clemons had 22 points as Campbell defeated UNC Asheville 70-53 on Wednesday night.
Andrew Eudy had 14 points and 12 rebounds for Campbell (9-8, 2-1 Big South), which ended its five-game road losing streak. Ja'Cor Nelson added six rebounds and six assists.
DeVon Baker had 15 points and six rebounds for the Bulldogs (2-16, 0-4), whose losing streak reached six games. LJ Thorpe added 11 points. Cress Worthy had six rebounds.
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.
Phillips leads Longwood over UNC Asheville 67-62
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Shabooty Phillips scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half, including a layup and two free throws in the final 28 seconds, as Longwood stretched its home win streak to eight games, defeating UNC-Asheville 67-62 on Thursday night.
Phillips shot 9 for 10 from the foul line.
Isaiah Walton had 12 points and eight rebounds for Longwood (11-6, 1-1 Big South Conference). Jaylon Wilson added 11 points.
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.
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.