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NCAA Game Summary - Furman at UNC Greensboro



(Monday, January 6th)

Final Score: UNC Greensboro 90, Furman 82

Greensboro, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Paced by 18 points from Kayel Locke, the UNC Greensboro Spartans outlasted the Furman Paladins, 90-82, in a Southern Conference showdown at Greensboro Coliseum.

Tevon Saddler added 17 points for UNCG (8-9, 1-1 SoCon), which snapped a two- game losing slide. Nicholas Paulos and Kyle Cain netted 14 and 12 points, respectively.

For Furman (6-9, 0-2), Stephen Croone and Kendrec Ferrara poured in 21 points apiece, with the duo combining to shoot 17-of-20 from the free-throw line. Larry Wideman and William Gates both chipped in 10 points for the visitors.

A tightly-contested first half ended with UNCG leading, 38-34. The Spartans shot an impressive 48.4 percent from the field in the opening stanza, with Furman not far behind at 47.4 percent.

With the game tied at 45 with under 16 minutes to play, Paulos drilled a 3- pointer for UNCG to give it the lead. The Spartans clung to the advantage for the rest of the contest, and up by only two with just over two minutes left, they ripped off a 10-2 run to finally pull away.

Furman lost despite shooting 50 percent from the field and 78.8 percent from the foul line. It simply couldn't keep pace with UNCG, which finished a blistering 57.6 percent from the floor.

01/06 21:45:41 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3
 
Final
MIA 99
CHA 88
12:05pm Today
NOR
DUR
 
Final
CLE 6
TOR 4
Final
DET 2
ANA 1
Final
NYM 4
ATL 3
Final
MIA 3
SEA 2
Final
PIT 2
MIL 3
Final
WAS 3
STL 2
Final
TAM 1
NYY 5
Final
KAN 3
MIN 8
Final
CHC 2
CIN 8
Final
TEX 2
CWS 16
Final
OAK 4
HOU 1
Final
LOS 4
ARI 1
Final
COL 9
PHI 10
Final
SDP 3
SFG 4
Final
BOS 6
BAL 5
11:05am Today
BOS
BAL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
CIN
 
7:05pm Tonight
CLE
KAN
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
ANA
 
7:08pm Tonight
DET
CWS
 
7:10pm Tonight
ATL
MIA
 
7:10pm Tonight
NYM
STL
 
8:05pm Tonight
CHC
ARI
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIL
SDP
 
8:40pm Tonight
COL
SFG
 
10:05pm Tonight
OAK
TEX
 
10:10pm Tonight
SEA
HOU
 
10:10pm Tonight
LOS
PHI
 
Final
SAN 90
DAL 85
Final
MIA 99
CHA 88
Final
CHI 93
WAS 102
Final
HOU 120
POR 122
8:00pm Tonight
OKC
MEM
10:30pm Tonight
LAC
GSW
Final
NYR 2
PHI 4
Final
BOS 4
DET 1
Final
MON 3
TAM 2
Final
SJS 7
LOS 2
7:00pm Tonight
MIN
COL
7:00pm Tonight
CLB
PIT
8:30pm Tonight
CHI
STL
9:30pm Tonight
DAL
ANA
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3
 
12:05pm Today
NOR
DUR