Scores

Final

UNC Asheville 95

(6-7, 4-1 home)

    2:00 PM ET, December 30, 2012

    Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    BLU 29 3766
    UNCA 53 4295

    Top Performers

    Bluefield College: B. Carpenter 14 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    UNC Asheville: K. Hornsby 22 Pts, 1 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Stl

    UNC Asheville 95, Bluefield 66

    Associated Press

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Jon Nwannunu and Keith Hornsby scored 22 points each as North Carolina-Asheville rolled over Bluefield 95-66 Sunday in nonconference play.

    The Bulldogs (6-7) won their third straight while posting a season-high for points scored. Bluefield (6-6), an NAIA team from Virginia, played the game as an exhibition.

    UNC-Asheville led 53-29 at halftime. Nwannunu grabbed 11 rebounds for a double-double. Hornsby hit 5 of the Bulldogs' 7 3-pointers. D.J. Cunningham added 12 points and Sam Hughes chipped in 10.

    Byron Carpenter led Bluefield with 14 points. Josh Nesbitt scored 12 and Jesse Sunkins added 11.

    UNC-Asheville shot 52 percent (39 of 75) from the field. Bluefield was 25 of 58 (43.1 percent).

    The Bulldogs used their height advantage to dominate inside. They outrebounded Bluefield 51-25 and grabbed 22 offensive boards. UNC-Asheville outscored the Rams 67-28 in the paint and also recorded a season-high 26 assists.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BLU
    UNCA
    Points 66 95
    FG Made-Attempted 25-58 (.431) 39-75 (.520)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 7-17 (.412)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-20 (.550) 10-16 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 31

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