Marberry lifts Lipscomb over UNC-Greensboro 86-69 in NIT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 24 points as Lipscomb got past UNC Greensboro 86-69 in the NIT second round on Saturday. Garrison Mathews added 21 points for the Bisons.
Miller lifts UNC-Greensboro over Campbell 84-69 in NIT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored 25 points, tying his career high, as UNC Greensboro defeated Campbell 84-69 in the first round of the NIT on Tuesday night. Francis Alonso added 22...
UNCG faces Wofford in SoCon finals
No. 2 seed UNC Greensboro (28-5, 17-3) vs. No. 1 seed Wofford (28-4, 20-0)
Southern Conference Tourney Championship, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Monday, 6 p.m....
UNCG faces Furman in SoCon semis
Furman (25-6, 14-5) vs. UNC Greensboro (27-5, 16-3)
Southern Conference Tourney Semifinals, U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina; Sunday, 5:30 p.m. EDT
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 31 points, including 10 in a row as No. 2 seed UNC Greensboro rallied late in the game to stave off an upset by seventh-seeded Samford in the...
UNCG looks to sweep Mercer
UNC Greensboro (25-5, 14-3) vs. Mercer (11-18, 6-11)
Hawkins Arena, Macon, Georgia; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Mercer seeks revenge on UNC Greensboro after dropping the first...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso, Kyrin Galloway and Isaiah Miller each scored 18 points and UNC Greensboro made 16 3-pointers in a 100-96 win over The Citadel on Thursday night.
Dickey leads UNC-Greensboro over E. Tennessee St. 60-59
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — James Dickey recorded 11 points and 11 rebounds and UNC Greensboro defeated East Tennessee State 60-59 on Sunday, the Spartans' seventh straight home...
ETSU seeks revenge on UNCG
East Tennessee State (22-7, 12-4) vs. UNC Greensboro (23-5, 12-3)
Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina; Sunday, 3 p.m. EST
Alonso lifts UNC-Greensboro past Western Carolina in OT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso had 28 points and his 3-pointer with five seconds left in overtime lifted UNC Greensboro to a 79-76 victory over Western Carolina on Thursday...
Rafferty lifts Furman over UNC-Greensboro 67-57
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Matt Rafferty had 26 points and 10 rebounds as Furman got past UNC Greensboro 67-57 on Thursday night. Jordan Lyons added 22 points for the Paladins.
Rafferty made 10 of 13 shots. He added five steals.
Clay Mounce had seven rebounds and four blocks for Furman (21-5, 10-4 Southern Conference), which won its fifth straight game. Noah Gurley added seven points and five blocks.
Alonso leads UNC Greensboro past Chattanooga 78-63
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 28 points as UNC Greensboro won its eighth straight game, beating Chattanooga 78-63 on Saturday night.
Isaiah Miller added 21 points for the Spartans. Miller also had five steals for the Spartans.
Kyrin Galloway had 13 points for UNC Greensboro (22-3, 11-1 Southern Conference).
Donovann Toatley had 16 points for the Mocs (11-15, 6-7). Kevin Easley added 15 points. David Jean-Baptiste had 13 points.
Miller leads UNC Greensboro past Samford 75-67
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored 22 points and Kyrin Galloway added 13 and UNC Greensboro used a late run to beat Samford 75-67 on Thursday night for its second seven-game win streak of the season.
The Spartans now have reached the 21-win mark for just the fifth time in program history.
Troy, Miller score 20 apiece as UNCG beats VMI 93-66
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Demetrius Troy and Isaiah Miller scored 20 points apiece to help UNC Greensboro beat VMI 93-66 on Thursday night for its sixth consecutive win over the Keydets.
Miller scores 22; UNC Greensboro cruises past Mercer 88-81
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored 22 points including a pair of highlight-worthy dunks in the second half as UNC Greensboro cruised to an 88-81 victory over Mercer on Saturday night for its fifth straight win.
The Spartans built a double-digit lead with seven minutes left in the first half and led by as many as 22 points in the second. The Bears didn't pull within single digits until Luke Hamilton's 3-pointer with 29 seconds remaining.
UNCG rolls to fourth straight victory, 83-60
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kaleb Hunter came off the bench to score 21 points, James Dickey posted his second double-double this season and UNC Greensboro defeated The Citadel 83-60 on Thursday night for the Spartans' fourth straight win.
UNCG closes on 17-2 run to beat Western Carolina 69-60
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 20 points and UNC Greensboro closed on a 17-2 run for a 69-60 victory over Western Carolina on Thursday night.
UNCG (16-3, 5-1 Southern Conference) has won nine of its last 10 games since a 78-61 loss at then-No. 10 Kentucky on Dec. 1.
Isaiah Miller added 15 points and James Dickey eight points with 11 rebounds for the Spartans.
Miller scores 25 to lift UNC-Greensboro over Furman 89-79
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller had a career-high 25 points as UNC Greensboro topped Furman 89-79 on Saturday.
Miller made 10 of 19 shots, including 4 of 8 from behind the arc, and sparked a 12-2 run with back-to-back triples that Kaleb Hunter capped with a trey that made it 73-61 with 5:19 to go.
Francis Alonso had 16 points for UNC Greensboro (15-3, 4-1 Southern Conference). Eric Hamilton added 15 points and seven rebounds. Demetrius Troy had 10 points for the home team.
Wofford uses early burst; subdues UNC Greensboro 72-43
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Fletcher Magee scored 23 points and Nathan Hoover added 14 points and Wofford won its fourth straight and beat UNC Greensboro 72-43 Thursday night.
The Terriers (13-4, 5-0 Southern Conference) started the game with a 14-0 spurt and were never threatened. UNC Greensboro (14-3, 3-1) didn't reach double digits until Francis Alonso buried a 3-pointer with 4:40 before intermission to make the score 29-11.
Alonso scores 17 points and UNC Greensboro holds off VMI
LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — Francis Alonso made a 3-pointer with 51 seconds left to break a tie and UNC Greensboro remained undefeated in Southern Conference play, defeating VMI 71-68 on Saturday.
Miller nets 21, UNCG sets mark in 85-72 win over Chattanooga
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored a career-high 21 points, Eric Hamilton had a double-double and UNC Greensboro defeated Chattanooga 85-72 on Saturday.
Hamilton had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Spartans (13-2, 2-0 Southern Conference), who are off to their best start in program history. Kyrin Galloway added 14 points and Francis Alonso had 13 to help Wes Miller pick up his 125th win at UNCG, one more than Mike Dement.
Alonso, Miller lead UNC Greensboro past Samford 83-75
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Francis Alonso and Isaiah Miller combined for 14 points in the final three minutes to give UNC Greensboro an 83-75 win over Samford in a Southern Conference opener on Saturday.
UNCG beats Radford for fourth straight victory
GREENSBOBO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored 14 points, Eric Hamilton scored all 10 of his in the second half and UNC Greensboro beat Radford 65-58 on Tuesday night for the Spartans' fourth consecutive victory.
Alonso lifts UNC Greensboro over North Alabama 53-48
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 14 points, including five in a key stretch late in the game, and UNC Greensboro held off North Alabama 53-48 on Saturday.
Isaiah Miller added 12 points for the Spartans (10-2). The 10 nonconference wins are UNCG's most as a member of Division I (1991-92).
Jamari Blackmon scored 17 points and Kendarius Smith added 10 for the Lions (3-8).
UNCG wins 14th straight at home, beats Coppin State 77-54
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kaleb Hunter and Eric Hamilton each scored 17 points and UNC Greensboro rolled to a 77-54 victory over Coppin State on Wednesday night.
The Spartans (9-2) extended their program-record home winning streak to 14 games.
UNC Greensboro crushes neighboring D-III Greensboro, 111-33
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kaleb Hunter came off the bench to score 22 points and Isaiah Miller added another 17 points and five steals as UNC Greensboro crushed hometown rival Division III Greensboro, 111-33 on Tuesday night.
The Spartans bench scored 67 points and collected 12 of the team's 23 steals.
The Pride took a brief lead, 7-5 two minutes into the game, but the Spartans responded with a 16-0 run capped by a Hunter dunk with 10:51 remaining in the half.
Alonso, Miller lead UNCG to best start, top Louisiana Tech
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Francis Alonso and Isaiah Miller each scored 16 points each and UNC Greensboro held off Louisiana Tech in the closing minutes for an 80-73 victory on Saturday night at the Delaware Invitational.
After Louisiana Tech cut the gap to five points with 11 seconds left, UNCG's Kyrin Galloway blocked a drive by Derric Jean and Miller hit two free throws to ice it.
UNC Greensboro wins 4th straight, 84-65 over Delaware
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Francis Alonso and Kyrin Galloway scored 16 points each on Friday night, and UNC Greensboro used a second-half run to win its fourth straight, 84-65 over Delaware.
The Spartans (5-1) went on a 23-4 run capped by Demetrius Troy's jumper that gave UNCG its largest lead at 76-53 with 6:17 left in the game. The Blue Hens (4-2) stopped the run with a pair of 3-pointers but got no closer and had their four-game winning streak snapped.
Alonso scores 18, helps spark comeback for UNC Greensboro
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 15 of his 18 points as UNC Greensboro rallied after halftime to defeat Prairie View 74-66 Monday night.
Two nights after setting the program record for 3-pointers (310), Alonso was 1-for-5 from distance and still accounted for half the Spartans 3-pointers as the team went 2-for-17.
Alonso sets career mark for 3s in UNC Greensboro’s blowout
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 26 points in 22 minutes and sett UNC Greensboro's career mark for made 3-pointers, and the Spartans breezed to a 105-57 victory over Division-II member Johnson & Wales (NC) on Friday night.
Alonso scores 18, UNC Greensboro beats UNC Wilmington 82-61
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 18 points to lead UNC Greensboro past UNC Wilmington 82-61 Tuesday night as the Spartans bounced back from almost knocking off a ranked team in their previous game.
UNC Greensboro fell 97-91 to No. 23 LSU last Friday, burying 19 3-pointers to storm back from as many as 18 points down. The Spartans became one of three teams to hit 19 treys at LSU's Pete Maravich Assembly Center.
UNC Greensboro tops NC A&T 74-66 in opener
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 23 points on 9-of-16 shooting, Isaiah Miller added 16 points with four steals, and UNC Greensboro used an early second-half run to beat NC A&T 74-66 in Tuesday night's season opener.
James Dickey grabbed 10 rebounds and blocked seven shots and Kaleb Hunter added 11 points for the Spartans, who outscored the Aggies 24-14 in the paint and shot 50 percent from the field.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Demetrius Troy scored 14 points with four 3-pointers, James Dickey added 13 points with 10 rebounds, and top-seeded UNC Greensboro beat No. 8 seed The Citadel 72-58 on Saturday to advance to the Southern Conference Tournament semifinals.
Francis Alonso added 12 points and Marvin Smith and Isaiah Miller scored 10 points apiece for the outright SoCon champion Spartans (25-7), who will face the winner between No. 4 Mercer and No. 5 Wofford in Sunday's first semifinal.
UNC Greensboro claims SoCon title beating Samford 88-75
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith scored a career-high 26 points, Kyrin Galloway scored 15 and UNC Greensboro clinched the Southern Conference regular-season championship with an 88-75 win over Samford on Sunday.
The Spartans (24-7, 15-3) won the conference outright after Furman (22-9, 13-5) defeated second-place East Tennessee State (23-8, 14-4), 79-76, earlier in the day.
Smith, Miller lead UNC Greensboro over Chattanooga 72-51
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith and Isaiah Miller scored 14 points apiece for UNC Greensboro in a 72-51 victory over Chattanooga on Friday night.
UNC Greensboro (23-7, 14-3 Southern Conference) has won consecutive games since its three-point loss to Mercer on Saturday, and is now tied for first place in the conference with East Tennessee State (14-3), which lost to Wofford.
UNC Greensboro tops Wofford 76-66 for 4th straight win
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 24 and James Dickey finished with a double-double to propel UNC Greensboro to a 76-66 victory over Wofford on Tuesday night for its fourth straight win.
Smith leads balanced UNC Greensboro past The Citadel 82-66
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith scored 18 points with four 3-pointers, leading four into double figures, and North Carolina Greensboro took control midway through the first half, defeating The Citadel 82-66 on Thursday.
UNC Greensboro downs VMI 73-51
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith scored 13 points with three 3-pointers, James Dickey added 12 points with 10 rebounds, and UNC Greensboro never trailed in beating VMI 73-51 on Thursday night to take sole possession of second place in the Southern Conference.
Jordy Kuiper added 10 points for the Spartans (17-6, 8-2), who outscored the Keydets 28-16 in the paint and scored 20 points off of 23 VMI turnovers.
Chatman’s shots help Chattanooga upset UNCG 87-85 in 2OT
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Rodney Chatman made a pair of free throws with 4.3 seconds left to lift Chattanooga over UNC Greensboro 87-85 in double overtime on Monday night.
Chatman drove to the basket in the final seconds and drew the blocking foul against Francis Alonso, who fouled out on the play. After Chatman's foul shots, UNCG inbounded to half court and Isaiah Miller had a look from six feet but it rimmed out.
Alonso with 8 3-pointers, UNC Greensboro beats Samford 98-82
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 24 points on eight 3-pointers and led five players in double-figure scoring as UNC Greensboro beat Samford 98-82 on Saturday night.
Marvin Smith added 18 points and seven rebounds for the Spartans (16-5, 7-1 Southern Conference). Jordy Kuiper had 16 points and seven rebounds and James Dickey and Isaiah Miller added 10 points apiece.
The Spartans shot 64 percent compared to 41 percent for Samford and had a 37-19 rebounding edge.
Smith’s double-double lifts UNCG past The Citadel 72-58
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith scored 14 points with 10 rebounds, and Isaiah Miller added 13 points as UNC Greensboro had four scorers reach double digits in a 72-58 victory over The Citadel on Thursday night.
The victory marked the Spartans' (13-5, 4-1 Southern Conference) seventh straight victory over the Bulldogs (6-12, 1-5), dating back to The Citadel's last win in the series on Jan. 5, 2015.
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Alonso leads UNC Greensboro past Southeastern 85-67
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 20 points, hitting four 3-pointers, and UNC Greensboro turned back NAIA Southeastern 85-67 on Thursday night.
Marvin Smith added 13 points, Isaiah Miller 12 and Kylia Sykes 11 for the Spartans (9-4), who shot 58 percent in the second half to steadily pull away.
Ryan Atkins had 25 points, making 10 of 10 from the foul line, for the Fire (11-3), who were held 21 points below their season average.
UNC Greensboro rallies to beat UNC Wilmington 71-58
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Francis Alonso scored 19 points with five 3-pointers, Marvin Smith added 15 points with three 3s, and UNC Greensboro rallied to for its third-straight win, 71-58 over UNC Wilmington on Wednesday night.
Smith, Miller lead UNC Greensboro past Elon 75-44
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Marvin Smith and Isaiah Miller each scored 12 points and UNC Greensboro rolled to a 75-44 victory over Elon on Thursday night.
Smith was 5 of 9 from the floor and made two 3-pointers and Miller was 5-of-7 shooting. UNC Greensboro (6-3), which is 5-0 at home, was 31 of 58 from the field (53.4 percent), but missed 17 3-pointers.
Miller, Smith lead UNC Greensboro in 95-43 win over Ferrum
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Miller scored 19 points, Marvin Smith scored 10 of his 15 points in the first half, including a go-ahead free throw, and UNC Greensboro pulled away early from Division II member Ferrum College to win 95-43 on Friday night.
Francis Alonso scored 13 with three 3-pointers, Kylia Sykes added 10 points, and the Spartans (2-1) outrebounded the Panthers 44-22 and scored 47 points off of 28 turnovers.