Scores

Final

Liberty 57

(16-16, 7-7 Big South)

UNC Asheville 75

(23-8, 10-4 Big South)

    8:00 PM ET, March 6, 2008

    Justice Center, Asheville, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    LIB 27 3057
    UNCA 33 4275

    Top Performers

    Liberty: A. McLean 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Blk

    UNC Asheville: B. Smithson 19 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    N.C.-Asheville 75, Liberty 57

    Associated Press

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Kenny George scored 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as top-seeded UNC-Asheville advanced to the finals of the Big South tournament with a 75-57 victory Thursday over Liberty.

    Bryan Smithson had 19 points for the Bulldogs (23-8), who face second-seeded Winthrop in the championship game Saturday. K.J. Garland added 17 points.

    Alex McLean led the fourth-seeded Flames (16-16) with 18 points, and TeeJay Bannister had 13.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LIB
    UNCA
    Points 57 75
    FG Made-Attempted 19-52 (.365) 25-41 (.610)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-30 (.300) 5-11 (.455)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-15 (.667) 20-26 (.769)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 18

    2007-08 Season

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