Robertson has 19, UNC Asheville blasts High Point 88-58
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) David Robertson nailed 5 of 9 from beyond the arc for 19 points and MaCio Teague added 16 to lead North Carolina Asheville to a dominating 88-58 win over High Point on Saturday.
Robertson made 6 of 10 field goal attempts. Teague nailed 3 of 3 from distance and dished out five assists. Kevin Vannatta and Raekwon Miller chipped in 12 points apiece.
UNC Asheville (11-6, 3-1 Big South) sprinted to a 12-0 lead to start the game, was up 22-7 midway in the first period, and went into the break leading 50-25. The Bulldogs coasted in the second half to pick up their third consecutive win.
UNC Asheville hit 29 of 51 (57 percent) from the floor while limiting High Point to 19-of-56 (34 percent) shooting.
Miles Bowman Jr. had 16 points and 11 rebounds for High Point (7-9, 1-3), which has dropped three straight.