Thursday, November 29, 2012
MACON, Ga. – USC Upstate's Torrey Craig and ETSU's Lester Wilson each scored 27 points in wins and North Florida's Parker Smith contributed 18 points in the Ospreys' win on Thursday.
ETSU and North Florida posted big wins, and the Spartans overcame a double-digit deficit in the second half to secure a dramatic victory. Ty Greene knocked down a pair of free throws with less than 10 seconds left to secure USC Upstate's victory.
Craig and Wilson led all scorers, while the Spartans' Ricardo Glenn grabbed a dozen rebounds to lead all players. North Florida's Baebae Daniels blocked three shots, while a trio of players led in assists and steals.
Men's Basketball Contests
• USC Upstate 73, UNC Ashville 71
• ETSU 94, Milligan 46
• North Florida 72, Florida A&M 47
1. Lester Wilson, ETSU – 27 points
2. Torrey Craig, USC Upstate – 27 points
3. Parker Smith, North Florida – 18 points
1. Ricardo Glenn, USC Upstate – 12 rebounds
T2. Hunter Harris/John Walton/Lester Wilson, ETSU – 9 rebounds
T1. Hunter Harris/Todd Halvorsen, ETSU; Adrian Rogers, USC Upstate – 4 assists
1. Baebae Daniels, North Florida – 3 blocks
2. Torrey Craig, USC Upstate; Hunter Harris, ETSU – 2 blocks
T1. Ty Greene, USC Upstate; Rashawn Rembert/Hunter Harris, ETSU – 3 steals
Lipscomb hosts Tennessee Tech in the lone men's basketball game on Friday, Nov. 29.