Younger lifts Presbyterian past UNC-Asheville 106-59
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — JC Younger scored 24 points as Presbyterian routed UNC-Asheville 106-59 in the Big South Conference Tourney first round on Tuesday night. Romeo Crouch added 22 points for the...
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor had 20 points, making five 3-pointers, as High Point narrowly beat UNC-Asheville 79-74 on Saturday.
Ricky Madison had 18 points and 14 rebounds for High...
Lewis leads Presbyterian past UNC-Asheville 71-55
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Francois Lewis had 22 points as Presbyterian got past UNC-Asheville 71-55 on Saturday. Adam Flagler added 21 points for the Blue Hose. Flagler also had 10 rebounds for the...
Jamison lifts Gardner-Webb over UNC-Asheville 65-55
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Eric Jamison had 17 points off the bench to lift Gardner-Webb to a 65-55 win over UNC Asheville on Thursday night.
David Efianayi had 15 points and three blocks for...
Jones lifts UNC-Asheville past SC-Upstate 57-53
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Tajion Jones had 17 points off the bench to lead UNC-Asheville to a 57-53 win over South Carolina Upstate on Wednesday night, snapping the Bulldogs' 15-game road losing streak.
Devon Baker had 16 points for UNC-Asheville (4-22, 2-10 Big South Conference). Jalen Seegars added seven rebounds. Cress Worthy had six rebounds for the visiting team.
Keeling carries Charleston Southern past UNC-Asheville 85-75
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Christian Keeling had 27 points as Charleston Southern topped UNC-Asheville 85-75 on Saturday.
Keeling made 4 of 6 3-pointers. He added seven rebounds.
Ty Jones had 18 points, seven rebounds and five assists for Charleston Southern (11-12, 5-5 Big South Conference). Phlandrous Fleming Jr. added 14 points. Dontrell Shuler had 12 points for the visitors.
Proctor scores 25, helps High Point hold off UNC Asheville
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor scored 25 points, including the last six as High Point fended off UNC Asheville 65-61 Saturday night.
UNC Asheville, still in search of its first road win this season after 11 losses, battled through a second half that saw four lead changes, six ties and neither team ahead by more than six.
Richmond leads Fayetteville State past UNC Asheville 80-63
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jaquel Richmond scored 20 points and Division II Fayetteville State upended UNC Asheville 80-63 on Saturday.
Josh Bryant added 12 points with four rebounds and six assists and Nakia Rivers chipped in with 10 points for the Broncos, who had 11 team steals contributing to 14 UNCA turnovers.
UNC Asheville ends 10-game losing streak with 86-76 win
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Tajion Jones scored a career-high 30 points on 12-of-22 shooting with five 3-pointers and five assists and UNC Asheville ended a 10-game losing streak with an 86-76 victory over Milligan on Friday.
Western Carolina beats UNC Asheville71-59 behind Gibson
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Kameron Gibson hit three 3-pointers and scored 15 points to lead four Catamounts in double figures and Western Carolina pulled away early to beat UNC Asheville 71-59 on Saturday to win the 52nd edition of the Mountain Rivalry.
Matt Halvorsen scored 14 points with three 3s, Marc Gosselin added 13 points and five assists and Onnon Steger had 10 points for Western Carolina (3-8), who handed the Bulldogs their eighth-straight loss.
Rafferty, Lyons help Furman beat UNC Asheville 65-51
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Matt Rafferty had 20 points, 11 rebounds and five assists and Jordan Lyons scored 18 points, including four 3-pointers, to help Furman beat UNC Asheville 65-51 on Sunday.
Furman (7-0) is off to the best start in program history, including wins over Loyola-Chicago — a 2018 Final Four team — and then-No. 8 Villanova. The Paladins have won 14 of their last 15 games dating to last season.
Coastal Carolina downs UNC Asheville behind Cuthbertson’s 15
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Zac Cuthbertson scored 15 points with 13 rebounds and Coastal Carolina rode its fast start to a 78-52 win over UNC Asheville on Saturday.
Tate, McDonald help Northern Kentucky roll to 77-50 win
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Jalen Tate scored 16 points with five assists and a pair of steals, leading Northern Kentucky past UNC Asheville 77-50 on Friday night.
Drew McDonald added 14 points and 14 rebounds for the Norse (4-0), who outrebounded UNC Asheville 42-27. Dantez Walton added 10 points, eight boards and five assists for NKU, which had 25 assists on 27 made field goals. The Norse added 27 points at the foul line.
Baker, UNC Asheville beat NAIA St. Andrews 87-47
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — DeVon Baker scored 27 points to help UNC Asheville beat NAIA St. Andrews 87-47 on Thursday night for Mike Morrell's first career win as a head coach.
Baker was 8-of-15 shooting, including 2 of 3 from 3-point range, grabbed six rebounds and had three steals. Tajion Jones added 14 points and four assists and Coty Jude scored 11 for the Bulldogs, who won their season opener for the first time since the 2012-13 season.