NC Greensboro 69, Elon University 60

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) -- Ray Bristow hit his first five shots
from the field and scored 16 first-half points to help UNC
Greensboro beat Elon 69-60 Tuesday night.

Josh Gross and Ricky Hickman each added 14 points for the
Spartans (15-11, 8-7 Southern Conference), while Kyle Hines chipped
in 12 points and eight rebounds.

Colin Wyatt had a game-high 25 points for Elon (6-22, 4-11) on
11 for 16 shooting and added seven rebounds. The rest of his team
made just 12-of-41 field-goal attempts.

Elon trailed by as many as nine points in the first half, but
closed the lead to 37-33 with a 9-4 run over the last six minutes
of the half.

They trimmed off another point before UNCG went on a 12-3 run
during the next four minutes.

UNCG remains a game behind Appalachian State for second place in
its division. The top two teams in its division get first-round
byes in the Southern Conference tournament.