Scores

Final

Northeastern 70

(6-15, 2-8 CAA)

UNC-Wilmington 66

(10-11, 4-6 CAA)

    7:00 PM ET, January 26, 2011

    Trask Coliseum, Wilmington, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    NE 36 3470
    UNCW 27 3966

    Top Performers

    Northeastern: C. Allen 20 Pts, 8 Reb, 6 Ast, 3 Stl

    UNC Wilmington: C. Tomko 23 Pts, 4 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Northeastern handles NC-Wilmington for 2nd CAA victory

    Associated Press

    WILMINGTON, N.C. -- Chaisson Allen scored 20 points and Jonathan Lee added 17 to lead Northeastern over North Carolina-Wilmington 70-66 on Wednesday night.

    The Huskies (6-15, 2-8 Colonial Athletic Association) led 64-56 with 3:20 left before a layup from Ahmad Grant sparked an 8-0 run by the Seahawks, tying the score at 64 with 1:56 remaining.

    UNC Wilmington (10-11, 4-6) went 1 for 4 from the field and Lee made all six of his free-throw attempts in the final 1:42 to seal the win for Northeastern, which has won two straight following a nine-game losing streak.

    Chad Tomko scored 23 points, Grant added 13 and Keith Rendleman 10 for the Seahawks.

    The Huskies shot 52.4 percent from the floor (22 of 42), including 9 of 20 from 3-point range (45 percent) and 89.5 percent from the free-throw line (17 of 19).

    Joel Smith added 14 points for Northeastern.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NE
    UNCW
    Points 70 66
    FG Made-Attempted 22-42 (.524) 20-48 (.417)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-20 (.450) 7-21 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-19 (.895) 19-24 (.792)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 14 3

    2010-11 Season

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