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.
Stephenson led the Seahawks with 22 points and seven rebounds.