North Carolina Central wins 79-66 over UNC Asheville

Led by Kris Monroe's 23 points, the North Carolina Central Eagles defeated the UNC Asheville Bulldogs 79-66 on Tuesday night

ByThe Associated Press
November 29, 2022, 10:33 PM

DURHAM, N.C. -- Kris Monroe scored 23 points as North Carolina Central beat UNC Asheville 79-66 on Tuesday night.

Monroe shot 9 for 13, including 5 for 9 from beyond the arc for the Eagles (4-3). Justin Wright scored 16 points and added three steals. Eric Boone shot 3 of 4 from the field and 4 for 4 from the line to finish with 11 points, while adding seven assists and three steals.

Alex Caldwell led the Bulldogs (4-3) in scoring, finishing with 16 points. Drew Pember added 15 points, eight rebounds and three blocks for UNC Asheville. Tajion Jones also had 15 points.


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