Scores

Final

UNC-Wilmington 53

(6-12, 0-3 CAA)

Towson 60

(10-6, 1-0 CAA)

    2:00 PM ET, January 11, 2014

    SECU Arena, Towson, Maryland

    1 2 T
    UNCW 24 2953
    TOWS 26 3460

    Top Performers

    North Carolina-Wilmington: C. Williams 15 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Blk

    Towson: J. Benimon 20 Pts, 17 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

    Towson over UNC-Wilmington 60-53

    Associated Press

    TOWSON, Md. -- Jerrelle Benimon scored 20 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to lead Towson to a 60-53 victory over UNC-Wilmington Saturday.

    Benimon went 6 of 13 from field and sank 8 of 10 from the line, scoring 16 of his 20 points in the second period.

    Four McGlynn had 11 points and three assists for the Tigers (10-6, 1-0 Colonial Athletic Association). Timajh Parker-Rivera and Marcus Damas each added eight points. Towson hit 34 percent from the field overall and 71 percent from the free throw line.

    Towson overcame an early six-point deficit to go up by nine midway through the first period and led 26-24 at the break. The Seahawks tied it up 30-30 early in the second before the Tigers mounted a 15-8 run to retake the lead 45-38 with 8:21 left to play.

    Cedrick Williams scored 15 points and had seven rebounds for the Seahawks (6-12, 0-3).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCW
    TOWS
    Points 53 60
    FG Made-Attempted 19-51 (.373) 18-53 (.340)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-14 (.143) 7-23 (.304)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-19 (.684) 17-24 (.708)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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    Research Notes

    Jerrelle Benimon had 20 points and 17 rebounds for Towson in Saturday's 60-53 win over UNC-Wilmington. Benimon has 30 double-doubles since the beginning of last season, four more than any other player in Division I.

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