UNC Asheville vs. Winthrop: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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UNC Asheville vs. Winthrop: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
UNC Asheville 61
(16-15, 6-10 away)
Winthrop 70
(13-16, 11-4 home)
Venue: Winthrop Coliseum
4:00PM ET / 1:00PM PT, March 02, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
UNC Asheville 29 32 61
Winthrop 33 37 70
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
UNC Asheville J Atkinson 17 W Weeks 12 J Atkinson 3
Winthrop J Jerome 15 J Jerome 9 G Gamble 4

On Saturday, Mar. 2, Winthrop topped North Carolina-Asheville 70-61 in conference action. The Eagles even the season series against North Carolina-Asheville at 1-1 with the win. Reggie King played well for the Eagles and put up a career-high six points and seven rebounds. James Bourne had a career-high 13 points and added eight rebounds. For the Bulldogs, Jeremy Atkinson got a game-high 17 points and seven rebounds (4 Stl 3 Ast).

Winthrop Game Notes

  • The last time Winthrop started the season 13-16 was 2010.
  • The Eagles have won every game this season (5-0) after recording 70 or more total points.
  • Winthrop has won every game this season (6-0) after holding an opponent to under 17.6 percent three-point percentage.
  • Winthrop has won every game this season (6-0) when opponents record eight or fewer assists.
  • This season Winthrop has won 100 percent of the time (5-0) when Christian Farmer has four field goals made or more.
  • The Eagles set season highs for assists (15) and blocks (four).
  • The last time Winthrop recorded at least 15 assists was Feb 29, 2012 against Campbell.
  • This is the 15th game at home this season--Winthrop has a 6.1 average scoring margin against opponents at home.
  • The top two scorers (Joab Jerome and Andre Smith) accounted for 41.4 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Joab Jerome and James Bourne) accounted for 45.9 percent of the rebounds.
  • Joab Jerome has led the team in scoring eight times and in rebounding 6 times in 29 games this season.
  • Joab Jerome has seven straight double-digit point games.
  • James Bourne had career highs with 13 points and six field goals made.

North Carolina-Asheville Game Notes

  • The top two scorers (Jeremy Atkinson and Keith Hornsby) accounted for 45.9 percent of the points.
  • The top two rebounders (Will Weeks and Jeremy Atkinson) accounted for 46.3 percent of the rebounds.
  • Jeremy Atkinson has led the team in scoring 16 times in 31 games this season.
  • Will Weeks has led the team in rebounding six times in 31 games this season.
  • Jeremy Atkinson has 18 straight double-digit point games.
  • Will Weeks recorded the first double-digit rebound game of his career.
UNCA PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AJeremy Atkinson371773404
B+Will Weeks319122102
BC. Littlejohn181010100
BSam Hughes18551101
C+D.J. Cunningham23730242
CKeith Hornsby321120202
D+Trent Meyer28222102
DJon Nwannunu13020101
WIN PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
AReggie King29674210
AJames Bourne231380100
AJoab Jerome371592017
BAndre Smith351423003
BC. Farmer241411010
C+Steve Johnson11421001
CGideon Gamble27244114
D+Shola Diop14230002

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