Troy scores 15 points in UNCG's win over Navy 72-59
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) Demetrius Troy made three 3-pointers and scored 15 points and UNC Greensboro defeated Navy 72-59 on Sunday at the High Point University Tournament.
Diante Baldwin added 13 points and R.J. White 11 for the Spartans (3-2), who were 31 of 53 from the floor for 58.5 percent.
Shawn Anderson scored 19 points and Bryce Dulin 11 for Midshipmen (1-4), who were just 5 of 19 from the arc (26.3 percent).
Troy snapped a 6-6 tie with a 3-pointer that began a 13-0 run and put the Spartans ahead for good.
Navy was within six, 32-26, at halftime but UNC Greensboro rebuilt its double-digit lead with another Troy 3-pointer giving the Spartans a 17-point advantage, 54-37, with 10 minutes remaining in the game. The lead reached 21 points on Jordy Kuiper's basket with 5:15 to go.