Scores

Final

Charl Southern 64

(19-12, 11-7 Big South)

UNC Asheville 91

(23-9, 16-2 Big South)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    8:00 PM ET, March 1, 2012

    Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    CHSO 31 3364
    UNCA 44 4791

    Top Performers

    Charleston Southern: K. Martin 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Blk

    UNC Asheville: J. Primm 27 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    UNC Asheville 91, Charleston Southern 64

    Associated Press

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- J.P. Primm, Chris Stephenson, and Jeremy Atkinson combined to score 64 points as UNC Asheville dominated Charleston Southern 91-64 on Thursday night in the Big South Conference tournament semifinals.

    Primm finished with 27 points. Atkinson, who had 19, knocked down all 11 of his free throw attempts and Stephenson chipped in with 18 while recording three blocks, steals and assists.

    UNC Asheville (23-9) led 26-21 before using an 18-10 run over the next seven minutes to take a 44-31 lead into halftime. The Bulldogs never looked back, taking a 24-point lead behind two Stevenson free throws and pushed that lead to 30, 79-49, with 8:39 left to play.

    The Bulldogs outscored Charleston Southern 34-16 in the paint and turned 18 Buccaneer turnovers into 30 points. UNC Asheville converted 28 of 30 free-throw attempts, including 21 in the second half.

    Saah Nimley led Charleston Southern (19-12) with 20 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CHSO
    UNCA
    Points 64 91
    FG Made-Attempted 23-56 (.411) 28-57 (.491)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-28 (.393) 7-21 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 28-30 (.933)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 32

    2011-12 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 19, 2012 CHSO 93, @UNCA 88Recap
    » Mar 1, 2012 @UNCA 91, CHSO 64Recap