Scores

Final

UNC-Wilmington 70

(6-7, 2-1 CAA)

Northeastern 62

(5-8, 1-2 CAA)

    7:00 PM ET, January 4, 2012

    Matthews Arena, Boston, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    UNCW 30 4070
    NE 30 3262

    Top Performers

    North Carolina-Wilmington: K. Rendleman 17 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Northeastern: J. Lee 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 5 Ast

    N.C.-Wilmington 70, Northeastern 62

    Associated Press

    BOSTON, Mass. -- Keith Rendleman scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead North Carolina Wilmington over Northeastern 70-62 on Wednesday night.

    Adam Smith scored 19 points and K.K. Simmons added 18 for the Seahawks, who won their third straight.

    Simmons was 4 of 6 from 3-point range, making all but two of UNC Wilmington's long-distance shots. The Seahawks (6-7, 2-1 Colonial Athletic Association) made 42.9 percent from long range (6 of 14), and connected on 41.7 percent of their shots overall (20 of 48).

    Northeastern broke a 30-30 tie at halftime, outscoring the Huskies 40-32 in the second half.

    Jonathan Lee led Northeastern (5-8, 1-2) with 17 points. Quincy Ford chipped in 13 points, Joel Smith 12 and Reggie Spencer 10 for the Huskies, who snapped a two-game winning streak. Northeastern had held three of its last four opponents to 56 or fewer points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCW
    NE
    Points 70 62
    FG Made-Attempted 20-48 (.417) 23-55 (.418)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-14 (.429) 9-23 (.391)
    FT Made-Attempted 24-26 (.923) 7-11 (.636)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 6

    2011-12 Season

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