Scores

Final

Kennesaw State 48

(4-19, 1-9 A-Sun)

USC Upstate 65

(12-10, 5-4 A-Sun)

Coverage: ESPN3

7:00 PM ET, January 31, 2014

Hodge Center, Spartanburg, South Carolina

1 2 T
KENN 28 2048
UPST 26 3965

Top Performers

Kennesaw State: W. Kouassi 15 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

USC Upstate: R. Glenn 19 Pts, 12 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

SC-Upstate pulls away from Kennesaw State 65-48

Associated Press

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Ricardo Glenn had 19 points and 12 rebounds and Torrey Craig had 16 points and 11 rebounds as South Carolina-Upstate beat Kennesaw State 65-48 on Friday night.

Jodd Maxey added 12 points for the Spartans (12-10, 5-4 Atlantic Sun) which held Kennesaw State to 30.9 percent shooting from the field and 1 of 14 from 3-point range.

Willy Kouassi led the way with 15 points and 11 rebounds and Myles Hamilton chipped in 10 points for the Owls (4-19, 1-9) which led SC-Upstate 28-26 at halftime.

The teams tied at 29, 31, 33, 35 and 39 before SC-Upstate began to pull away. The Spartans used a 14-2 run capped by Maxey's free throws with 5:32 left to take a 52-41 lead.

The Spartans continued to build their margin until taking their biggest lead on the game's final points -- a Glenn dunk with 25 seconds left.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
KENN
UPST
Points 48 65
FG Made-Attempted 17-55 (.309) 23-61 (.377)
3P Made-Attempted 1-14 (.071) 4-21 (.190)
FT Made-Attempted 13-21 (.619) 15-22 (.682)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 6, 2014 @KENN 68, UPST 58Recap
Jan 30, 2014 KENN @ UPST7:00 PM ET
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