Scores

Final

NKU 64

(7-10, 3-2 A-Sun)

USC Upstate 73

(8-8, 1-2 A-Sun)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, January 9, 2014

    Hodge Center, Spartanburg, South Carolina

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    NKU 35 2964
    UPST 35 3873

    Top Performers

    Northern Kentucky: J. Jackson 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    South Carolina Upstate: R. Glenn 15 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    USC-Upstate defeats Northern Kentucky 73-64

    Associated Press

    SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Ricardo Glenn scored 15 points and Fred Miller and Ty Greene each added 13 to lead South Carolina-Upstate in a 73-64 victory over Northern Kentucky on Thursday night.

    Glenn finished with 10 rebounds and Torrey Craig added 12. Both Craig and Jodd Maxey scored 11 points for the Spartans (8-8, 1-2) in their Atlantic Sun Conference home opener.

    The score was tied at 35 at intermission and USC-Upstate pulled away on an 11-2 run with 16:19 to go. The Norse got no closer than four points for the rest of the game and USC-Upstate held its largest lead at 11.

    The Spartans shot 53.1 percent from the floor, but made just two 3-pointers on 11 attempts.

    Tyler White scored 17 points to lead Northern Kentucky (7-10, 3-2). The Norse shot 12 of 15 (80 percent) from the free-throw line and made seven from 3-point range.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NKU
    UPST
    Points 64 73
    FG Made-Attempted 21-54 (.389) 26-49 (.531)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-25 (.280) 2-11 (.182)
    FT Made-Attempted 15-19 (.789) 19-28 (.679)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 14 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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    » Jan 9, 2014 @UPST 73, NKU 64Recap
    Feb 8, 2014 UPST 76, @NKU 59Recap