UNC Asheville 126, Mars Hill 75
Keith Hornsby scored 21 points to lead seven UNC Asheville
players in double figures as the Bulldogs posted their
second-highest point total ever while routing short-handed Mars
Hill 126-75 on Wednesday night.
Coming off a 91-75 loss to No. 1 North Carolina, UNC Asheville
(1-2) set a school record for assists with 38, with J.P. Primm and
Matt Dickey dishing out nine apiece. The previous record was
Three minutes into the game, the NCAA Division II Lions led 8-6,
but the Bulldogs pulled ahead 11-8 on a Primm 3-pointer and led
59-29 at halftime.
Primm added 19 points, Corey Littlejohn had 15, Dickey and Trent
Meyer scored 13 apiece and Chris Stephenson and Jaleel Roberts
tallied 12 each for UNC Asheville which shot 57 percent from the
field (49 of 86).
Sammy Emile scored 24 points to pace Mars Hill (1-3), which had
five players out with injuries.