UNC Asheville 85, Montreat 51
Jeremy Atkinson scored 22 points, grabbed seven rebounds and
dished out six assists to lead UNC Asheville to an 85-51 rout over
Montreat on Saturday.
Trent Myer scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half, and
had eight rebounds for the Bulldogs (2-6), who snapped a six-game
losing streak. Sam Hughes added 12 points.
UNC Asheville did not have much trouble with Montreat, an NAIA
school. The Bulldogs went on a 13-0 run, capped by a dunk from
Hughes to give them a 32-14 lead with 4:02 left in the first
UNC Asheville continued to increase its margin, leading by as
many as 36 points in the second half. Meyer knocked down five of
his six 3-pointers in the second half.
La’Bris Adams and Justin Ashford each scored a team-high nine
points for Montreat (3-8). Adams also had a game-high six