St. John's Falls 72-65 Against UNC Asheville - Game Recap

UNC Asheville got a 31-point performance from Jeremy Atkinson as UNC Asheville handed St. John's a 72-65 defeat on Friday at Carnesecca Arena.

UNC Asheville got 14 points from Keith Hornsby and another 10 points from Will Weeks. Keith Hornsby contributed 5 assists, while Jeremy Atkinson cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

St. John's got 24 points from D'Angelo Harrison in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jakarr Sampson. Phil Greene IV contributed 4 assists for them, while Chris Obekpa had 8 rebounds.

UNC Asheville trailed at halftime, 40-30.

UNC Asheville had a 40-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.