Scores

Final

Richmond 76

(7-5, 2-2 away)

UNC-Wilmington 69

(3-10, 0-1 CAA)

5:30 PM ET, December 28, 2008

Raiford G. Trask Coliseum, Wilmington, North Carolina

1 2 T
RICH 44 3276
UNCW 27 4269

Top Performers

Richmond: J. Giddings 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Blk

North Carolina-Wilmington: J. Stephenson 22 Pts, 7 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

Richmond 76, N.C.-Wilmington 69

Associated Press

WILMINGTON, N.C. -- Kevin Anderson scored 16 points and hit four free throws down the stretch in Richmond's 76-69 win over North Carolina-Wilmington on Sunday night.

The Spiders (7-5) led 44-27 at halftime, and by as many as 22 points with 15:05 to play before UNC Wilmington brought the score to within as close as one.

With Richmond leading 58-38 with 11:54 left, the Seahawks (3-10) went on a 22-6 run which spanned 6:54 and was sparked by 12 points from Jerel Stephenson.

UNC Wilmington then brought the score to 70-69 with 24 seconds left on a Johnny Wolf 3-pointer, but the Spiders hit six straight free throws, including four by Anderson to seal the win.

Jarhon Giddings and David Gonzalvez added 16 and 12 points, respectively, for the Spiders.

Stephenson led the Seahawks with 22 points and seven rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
RICH
UNCW
Points 76 69
FG Made-Attempted 30-61 (.492) 26-60 (.433)
3P Made-Attempted 3-15 (.200) 7-22 (.318)
FT Made-Attempted 13-15 (.867) 10-14 (.714)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 22 2

2008-09 Season

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