Recap - UNC Wilmington Defeats UNC Greensboro 87-73

Recap - UNC Wilmington Defeats UNC Greensboro 87-73

Keith Rendleman scored 23 points and chipped in with 12 rebounds for UNC Wilmington on Wednesday, leading them to an 87-73 victory over UNC Greensboro at Trask Coliseum.

UNC Wilmington won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 5-point spread as favorites.

UNC Wilmington got 19 points from Craig Ponder and another 14 points from Freddie Jackson. Tanner Milson contributed 4 assists, while Cedrick Williams cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.

UNC Greensboro got a 19-point performance from Trevis Simpson, who was supported by 18 points from Derrell Armstrong. Drew Parker had 2 assists in a losing cause for UNC Greensboro, while Derrell Armstrong grabbed 13 rebounds.

UNC Wilmington hit the break leading 49-28 before taking care of business in the second half.

UNC Wilmington had a 48-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.