ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Chris Braswell had 18 points and eight rebounds Thursday night to help Charlotte defeat Texas State 73-64 in the final game of the first round of the Great Alaska Shootout.
Braswell and Pierria Henry keyed an 11-0 Charlotte run that closed the game. Henry had 12 points, 11 rebounds, seven assists and three steals for the 49ers (4-0), who will meet Oral Roberts in the semifinals.
Wesley Davis had 15 points to lead the Bobcats (2-2). Matt Staff scored 14 points and Joel Wright contributed 13 points and six rebounds for Texas State, which will meet Loyola Marymount Friday in the consolation round.