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Recap - UNC Asheville Defeats Winthrop 57-55

UNC Asheville grabbed a 57-55 win over Winthrop on Friday, behind a 13-point effort from Trent Stephney at Winthrop Coliseum.

LJ Thorpe had 12 points for UNC Asheville and Evan Clayborne chipped in with 9 points. LJ Thorpe had 3 assists for them, while Evan Clayborne was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Winthrop got a 14-point performance from Chandler Vaudrin, who was supported by 8 points from Charles Falden. Chandler Vaudrin had 3 assists in a losing cause for Winthrop, while Micheal Anumba grabbed 8 rebounds.

Winthrop had a 40-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

UNC Asheville heads into a battle against Campbell. Winthrop, meanwhile, will have their next action against Radford.