Catawba 67, N.C.-Asheville 84

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP)—Reid Augst scored 20 points and North Carolina Asheville defeated Catawba 84-67 on Saturday.

The Bulldogs (4-5) held Catawba (8-1) to 32.5 percent from the field (15 of 77) as the Division II team suffered its first loss.

Augst joined three other players in double figures for the Bulldogs as Jason Ridenhour scored 17, Eric Stubbs had 12 and eight rebounds, and J.P. Primm notched 11 points.

Donzell Williams equaled a 14 points for the Indians, while Dominick Reid added 11. Catawba’s leading scorer Antonio Houston (20.1 points per game), was held to four points on 1-of-13 shooting.

Catawba was 5 of 25 from 3-point range in the first meeting of the two schools since the Indians won 74-55 in the 1983 District 26 Championship game.

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