Scores

Final

Coast Carolina 60

(8-9, 3-3 Big South)

UNC Asheville 63

(10-10, 4-2 Big South)

7:00 PM ET, January 23, 2013

Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina

1 2 T
CCAR 36 2460
UNCA 37 2663

Top Performers

Coastal Carolina: A. Raffa 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

UNC Asheville: J. Atkinson 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

UNC Asheville 63, Coastal Carolina 60

Associated Press

ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Jeremy Atkinson scored 16 points with nine rebounds as UNC Asheville held off Coastal Carolina 63-60 Wednesday night in Big South Conference action.

After 10 ties and nine lead changes, the Bulldogs (10-10, 4-2) led 63-56 on Keith Hornsby's jumper with 3:54 left. Anthony Raffa answered with a 3-pointer and Warren Gillis hit a free throw with 2:09 to go to get the Chanticleers within 63-60.

Neither team could score the rest of the way. Coastal Carolina missed three field goal attempts, including Kierre Greenwood's 3-point try with 3 seconds to go, and UNC Asheville missed a layup, a tip-in and a free throw.

Hornsby added 13 points, Will Weeks 12 and Trent Meyer 10 for the Bulldogs, who were 17 of 24 from the line compared to 6 of 8 for the Chanticleers.

Raffa scored 20 of his 27 points in the first half for Coastal Carolina (8-9, 3-3).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CCAR
UNCA
Points 60 63
FG Made-Attempted 25-57 (.439) 21-45 (.467)
3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 4-11 (.364)
FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 17-24 (.708)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 5

2012-13 Season

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» Jan 23, 2013 @UNCA 63, CCAR 60Recap
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