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NCAA Game Summary - UNC Wilmington at College of Charleston



(Wednesday, January 22nd)

Final Score: College of Charleston 75, UNC Wilmington 70

Charleston, SC (SportsNetwork.com) - Nori Johnson poured in 23 points to lift the College of Charleston Cougars to a 75-70 victory over the UNC Wilmington Seahawks in a Colonial Athletic Association matchup at TD Arena.

The Cougars (11-9, 3-2 CAA) also received a strong contribution from Willis Hall, who finished with 12 points and seven rebound. Anthony Thomas added 11 points, four assists and four steals for Charleston as it picked up its second win in three outings.

Cedrick Williams paced UNCW (6-15, 0-5) with 22 points and seven rebounds. Chris Dixon went 8-of-9 from the floor to net 21 points, but it was not enough to help the Seahawks avoid their 10th consecutive setback.

The hosts went into halftime with a 30-23 lead after they hit on 6-of-11 tries from beyond the arc and assisted seven of their 10 makes from the floor in the opening 20 minutes. UNCW connected on only 34.8 percent of its field goal attempts in the first half.

The Seahawks improved to knock down 60 percent of their shots from the floor and 8-of-11 attempts at the free-throw line in the second stanza. Charleston converted 15-of-21 shots at the charity stripe after the break to keep UNCW at bay.

The Cougars enjoyed a 33-26 edge in the rebounding battle. Despite the loss, UNCW outscored Charleston, 26-20, in the paint.

01/22 21:50:24 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
3rd
CHR 1
DUR 1
 
Final
CLE 5
KAN 1
Final
PIT 1
CIN 2
Final
DET 7
CWS 4
Final
TAM 7
MIN 9
Final
NYM 4
STL 1
Final
CHC 2
ARI 5
3rd
WAS 1
SDP 0
 
3rd
TOR 3
BAL 0
 
2nd
BOS 0
NYY 3
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
OAK
10:10pm Tonight
LOS
PHI
2nd
ATL 28
IND 26
 
8:00pm Tonight
MEM
OKC
10:30pm Tonight
GSW
LAC
8:00pm Tonight
DET
BOS
9:30pm Tonight
MIN
COL
10:30pm Tonight
LOS
SJS
3rd
CHR 1
DUR 1