Charleston Southern defeats UNC-Asheville 62-54
Jamarco Warren scored 17 points and Charleston Southern defeated
North Carolina-Asheville 62-54, extending the Buccaneers’ winning
streak to four games.
Warren was 7-for-11 from the field and hit three 3-pointers as
Charleston Southern (11-11, 6-6 Big South Conference) ended
UNC-Asheville’s seven-game winning streak. The Bulldogs (10-13,
7-5) shot 42.3 percent from the field (22-for-52), were 2-for-15
from the 3-point line (13.3 percent) and committed 21
Charleston Southern held a 55-50 lead when D.J. Cunningham
scored to cut the margin to 55-52 with 2:34 remaining. Tom
Tankelewicz hit a 3-pointer and Warren added a jumper for a 60-52
advantage with 1:25 to play.
Tankelewicz and Kenny Mitchell added 13 points each for the
John Williams led UNC-Asheville with nine points and eight
rebounds. J.P. Primm added eight points and eight assists.