UNC Wilmington 79, Charleston Southern 57 (women)
WILMINGTON, N.C. -- North Carolina Wilmington went on a 15-0 scoring run late in the first half to take control of the non-conference game.
Kelsey Wasmer led the Buccaneers (4-7) with 18 points. Katie Tull scored 15 on five 3-pointers and Lakeitha Alston added 10 points.
Brittany Blackwell had a career-high 29 points to lead the Seahawks (7-2).
UNCW's size and strength inside proved difficult for the Bucs to defend throughout the remainder of the game. The Buccaneers were out-rebounded 37-28, and the Seahawks blocked five shots.
The Bucs will return to action on Monday, when they travel to take on the Mercer Bears for a 2 p.m. game.
CSU (57): Kelsey Wasmer 18, Katie Tull 15, Lakethia Alston 10, Bratcher 8, Dotson 6.
UNCW (79): Brittany Blackwell 29, Alisha Andrews 17, Kristen Hanzer 13, Martha White 12, Freeman 3, Johnson 3, Levels 2.
Halftime: UNC Wilmington 43-27.