Scores

Final

Coast Carolina 60

(8-9, 3-3 Big South)

UNC Asheville 63

(10-10, 4-2 Big South)

    7:00 PM ET, January 23, 2013

    Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    CCAR 36 2460
    UNCA 37 2663

    Top Performers

    Coastal Carolina: A. Raffa 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 3 Stl

    UNC Asheville: J. Atkinson 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    UNC Asheville 63, Coastal Carolina 60

    Associated Press

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Jeremy Atkinson scored 16 points with nine rebounds as UNC Asheville held off Coastal Carolina 63-60 Wednesday night in Big South Conference action.

    After 10 ties and nine lead changes, the Bulldogs (10-10, 4-2) led 63-56 on Keith Hornsby's jumper with 3:54 left. Anthony Raffa answered with a 3-pointer and Warren Gillis hit a free throw with 2:09 to go to get the Chanticleers within 63-60.

    Neither team could score the rest of the way. Coastal Carolina missed three field goal attempts, including Kierre Greenwood's 3-point try with 3 seconds to go, and UNC Asheville missed a layup, a tip-in and a free throw.

    Hornsby added 13 points, Will Weeks 12 and Trent Meyer 10 for the Bulldogs, who were 17 of 24 from the line compared to 6 of 8 for the Chanticleers.

    Raffa scored 20 of his 27 points in the first half for Coastal Carolina (8-9, 3-3).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CCAR
    UNCA
    Points 60 63
    FG Made-Attempted 25-57 (.439) 21-45 (.467)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-17 (.235) 4-11 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 17-24 (.708)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 5

    2012-13 Season

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