Longwood beats South Carolina Upstate 79-70 in Big South

Mar 4, 2022, 11:53 PM | Updated: Mar 5, 2022, 2:00 pm

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Justin Hill had 18 points, nine assists and eight rebounds as top-seeded Longwood beat fourth-seeded South Carolina Upstate 79-70 in the semifinals of the Big South Conference tournament on Saturday.

Hill hit 8 of 10 from the free-throw line.

DeShaun Wade had 18 points for Longwood (25-6). Isaiah Wilkins added 13 points and seven rebounds. Zac Watson had 10 points and seven rebounds.

Bryson Mozone had 24 points for the Spartans (14-16). Mysta Goodloe added 15 points and six assists. Jordan Gainey had 13 points and three blocks.

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Longwood beats South Carolina Upstate 79-70 in Big South