Scores

Final

UNC Greensboro 53

(1-6, 0-2 Southern)

East Carolina 97

(8-1, 6-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 13, 2008

    Williams Arena, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    1 2 T
    UNCG 32 2153
    ECU 41 5697

    Top Performers

    UNC Greensboro: B. Stywall 4 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    East Carolina: B. Young 12 Pts, 5 Reb, 12 Ast, 3 Stl

    East Carolina 97, UNC-Greensboro 53

    Associated Press

    GREENVILLE, N.C. -- Sam Hinnant scored 18 points to lead East Carolina to a 97-53 victory over UNC-Greensboro on Saturday night.

    Six other players reached double figures for East Carolina (8-1), which won its fifth consecutive game, its longest winning streak since December 2003.

    UNC-Greensboro (1-6) lost its fifth straight game.

    East Carolina led 41-32 at halftime but outscored the Spartans 56-21 the rest of the way.

    Sherrod finished with 13 points while Jamar Abrams, James Legan, Brock Young and Chris Turner each added 12 points for the Buccaneers. Chad Wynn also scored 10 points. Young had 12 assists and Darrius Morrow pulled down 10 rebounds.

    Montel Smith led UNC-Greensboro with 11 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCG
    ECU
    Points 53 97
    FG Made-Attempted 19-63 (.302) 34-60 (.567)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-21 (.190) 15-29 (.517)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-18 (.611) 14-24 (.583)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 44

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