Scores

Final

UNC Greensboro 88

(7-15, 5-6 Southern)

Furman 65

(6-15, 3-7 Southern)

7:00 PM ET, February 7, 2013

Timmons Arena, Greenville, South Carolina

1 2 T
UNCG 48 4088
FUR 26 3965

Top Performers

UNC Greensboro: T. Simpson 29 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Furman: C. Reddick 12 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

UNC-Greensboro 88, Furman 65

Associated Press

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Trevis Simpson scored 29 points to lead four players in double figures in UNC Greensboro's 88-65 victory over Furman in a Southern Conference game on Thursday night.

Derrell Armstrong, Kayel Locke and Nick Paulos had 11 points each, with Armstrong adding five rebounds and five assists for the Spartans (7-15, 5-6), who snapped a two-game road losing streak.

Furman pulled to within 27-18 on Colin Reddick's layup with 6:44 left in the first half, but UNC Greensboro closed the half with a 21-8 run for a 48-26 advantage at the break. Simpson had eight points during the spurt.

Larry Wideman scored 18 points off the bench, Stephen Croone had 13 and Reddick chipped in 12 points and nine rebounds for the Paladins (6-15, 3-7).

The Spartans shot 60 percent from the field (36 of 60) to the Paladins' 35.6 percent (21 of 59) and won the rebound battle 42-29.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UNCG
FUR
Points 88 65
FG Made-Attempted 36-60 (.600) 21-59 (.356)
3P Made-Attempted 9-15 (.600) 3-21 (.143)
FT Made-Attempted 7-15 (.467) 20-29 (.690)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 30 2

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 20, 2013 FUR 69, @UNCG 61Recap
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