Elon 42 39 81
Ngreensbro 31 37 68
Date of game: 2/19/2014

Recap: UNC Greensboro vs. Elon

Greensboro, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Jack Isenbarger scored 17 points to lead all five starters in double figures for the Elon Phoenix, who defeated the UNC Greensboro Spartans, 81-68, in a Southern Conference tilt at Greensboro Coliseum.

Sebastian Koch added 15 points and six assists for Elon (16-11, 8-3 SoCon), which has won six straight. Ryley Beaumont and Lucas Troutman tacked on 13 points apiece and Kevin Blake chipped in 11.

RJ White finished with a game-high 21 points off the bench for UNCG (12-16, 5-8), which has lost four of its last five. Kyle Cain contributed 16 points, but on 7-of-18 shooting.

Elon's hot shooting in the first half allowed it to take a 42-31 lead into the intermission. The Phoenix knocked down 51.7 percent from the floor in the opening period, including a 6-of-10 showing from 3-point range. UNCG fell behind, hitting on only 43.8 percent from the floor.

Despite cooling to 43.5 percent shooting after the break, the Phoenix easily hung on for the win, as the Spartans hit on only 28.2 percent of their field goal tries in the final 20 minutes.

UNCG lost despite a 32-26 advantage on points in the paint and a 20-2 edge in second chance points.

Game Notes

NASCAR News
Kahne gets three-year extension from Hendrick

Kasey Kahne will continue to drive for Hendrick Motorsports through the 2018 Sprint Cup season, signing a three-year contract extension on Thursday.

Bears send Briggs to IR

Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs will miss the remainder of the season due to a groin injury that could end his long tenure with the franchise.

Royals ship Crow to Miami

The Kansas City Royals have traded reliever Aaron Crow to the Miami Marlins for a pair of minor league pitchers.

Pacers' West, Watson to make season debuts

The Indiana Pacers welcome back two familiar faces on Friday, with forward David West and guard C.J. Watson set to make their season debuts.

Ducks acquire D Brewer from Lightning for pick

The Anaheim Ducks acquired veteran defenseman Eric Brewer from the Tampa Bay Lightning Friday in exchange for a third-round selection in the 2015 NHL Draft.

Featured Partners
www.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.