Recap - UNC Asheville Defeats Gardner-Webb 83-71
|Recap - UNC Asheville Defeats Gardner-Webb 83-71|
UNC Asheville got 24 points from Jaron Lane en route to an 83-71 victory over Gardner-Webb on Saturday at Kimmel Arena.
David Robertson had 15 points for UNC Asheville and D.J. Cunningham chipped in with 11 points. Andrew Rowsey had 5 assists for them, while D.J. Cunningham was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
Gardner-Webb got 16 points from Tyler Strange in a losing cause and another 15 points from Naji Hibbert. Naji Hibbert contributed 6 assists for them, while Jerome Hill had 8 rebounds.
UNC Asheville led at halftime, 36-35.
UNC Asheville won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-35.