Wake Forest 84, NC-Greensboro 70

Saturday, December 22, 2012 2:30 PM
Location - Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina
Officials - Jose Carrion, Frank Raposa, Alan Spainhour
Attendance - 3482

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Wake Forest 38 46 84
NC-Greensboro 29 41 70

Recap


Wake Forest 84, North Carolina-Greensboro 70:
Travis McKie led the way with 19 points as the visiting Demon Deacons handed the Spartans their third straight loss.

Chase Fischer added 13 points and Devin Thomas collected 12 and six rebounds for Wake Forest (6-5), which has won two straight and three of its last four.

Trevis Simpson erupted for 25 points on 10-of-18 shooting for UNC Greensboro (2-8) but the rest of the team shot just 37 percent in the setback.

The Demon Deacons closed the first half with a 12-2 run to take a 38-29 lead into the break. Fischer, who went 3-for-3 from beyond the arc, hit a 3-pointer during the spurt and McKie added a traditional three-point play.

The Spartans drew within 40-34 less than two minutes into the second half but allowed Wake Forest to score on four straight possession to push the lead back to double digits. McKie’s dunk with 7:46 left made it 70-55 and the Demon Deacons stayed ahead by double digits the rest of the way.

GAME NOTEBOOK: The Demon Deacons improved to 7-0 against UNC Greensboro, with three of those victories coming in the last four seasons. … Wake Forest G C.J. Harris had piled up 48 points on 17-of-24 shooting in the two previous games but was held to 11 on 3-of-7 shooting by the Spartans. … UNC Greensboro G Derrell Armstrong added 16 points off the bench.

Wake Forest Demon Deacons

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
C.J. Harris 29:00 3-7 1-3 4-5 0 2 2 0 4 2 1 1 11
Travis McKie 34:00 7-13 0-3 5-7 1 3 4 1 0 1 2 0 19
Codi Miller-McIntyre 24:00 2-6 2-3 1-2 0 2 2 5 1 1 3 0 7
Devin Thomas 29:00 4-6 0-0 4-5 1 5 6 2 1 0 0 1 12
Arnaud William Adala Moto 16:00 2-4 1-2 4-5 1 5 6 0 4 1 2 0 9
Aaron Rountree III 19:00 3-4 0-1 0-2 1 3 4 1 3 3 1 0 6
Madison Jones 17:00 1-2 0-0 3-4 0 2 2 2 2 2 4 2 5
Tyler Cavanaugh 12:00 1-4 0-1 0-0 0 2 2 0 3 0 1 0 2
Chase Fischer 20:00 4-5 3-3 2-2 0 3 3 1 1 0 1 0 13
TOTAL 200 27-51 7-16 23-32 4 27 31 12 19 10 15 4 84
  52.9% 43.8% 71.9% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 15

NC-Greensboro Spartans

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Trevis Simpson 31:00 10-18 2-6 3-5 0 2 2 4 4 2 0 0 25
Kelvin McNeil 24:00 1-6 0-1 0-0 0 7 7 1 3 0 1 0 2
Korey Van Dussen 29:00 2-5 1-2 2-2 1 1 2 4 4 1 3 0 7
David Williams 28:00 2-6 1-1 0-0 2 2 4 0 2 2 1 0 5
Drew Parker 19:00 0-4 0-4 0-0 1 3 4 3 3 0 1 0 0
Derrell Armstrong 29:00 5-10 2-3 4-4 0 3 3 3 4 3 3 0 16
Nicholas Paulos 16:00 1-3 1-3 2-3 0 2 2 0 3 1 2 0 5
Kayel Locke 22:00 4-7 1-1 1-1 0 5 5 0 5 0 4 0 10
Taylor Hoffer 2:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 25-59 8-21 12-15 4 25 29 15 29 9 16 0 70
  42.4% 38.1% 80.0% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 16