Scores

Final

UNC-Wilmington 58

(3-4, 0-4 away)

Marshall 61

(5-3, 4-0 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 1, 2012

    Cam Henderson Center, Huntington, West Virginia

    1 2 T
    UNCW 28 3058
    MRSH 28 3361

    Top Performers

    UNC Wilmington: C. Ponder 26 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Marshall: N. Spikes 10 Pts, 13 Reb, 2 Stl

    Marshall 61, N.C.-Wilmington 58

    Associated Press

    HUNTINGTON, W.VA. -- DeAndre Kane scored 16 points to lead four players in double figures as Marshall beat UNC Wilmington 61-58 on Saturday.

    Elijah Pittman had 13 points for the Thundering Herd (5-3), D.D. Scarver had 12, and Nigel Spikes scored 10 points and pulled down 13 rebounds.

    The Seahawks (3-4) were led by Craig Ponder's 26 points.

    The Herd outrebounded the Seahawks 39-30, and Marshall made 16 of 26 from the free-throw line to UNC Wilmington's 3 of 6.

    The game was tied at 28 at the break, but the Seahawks took a 36-31 lead on Matt Wilson's free throw 3:03 into the second half. The Herd took a 39-38 lead on Pittman's jumper in the back-and-forth contest.

    The final tie came at 58-all with 21 seconds to go on a free throw by Kane, who made the second for a 59-58 lead, and Marshall held off UNC Wilmington for the victory.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCW
    MRSH
    Points 58 61
    FG Made-Attempted 26-56 (.464) 20-55 (.364)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-12 (.250) 5-17 (.294)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-6 (.500) 16-26 (.615)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 10 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 8

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