The Big South Conference announced on Monday the creation of a two-division format for men’s and women’s basketball beginning with the upcoming season.
UNC Asheville has won back-to-back Big South Conference titles
The league recently added Longwood (VA) University to the conference, expanding the membership to 12. The new school will be in the “North” (division names have...
Matt Dickey showed again why he's the reigning Big South Conference player of the year.
Despite being hindered by a hip pointer, the senior guard had 15 points and five steals to spark UNC Asheville to its second straight berth in the NCAA Tournament with an 80-64 win over VMI in the Big South Conference championship game Saturday.
After earning a trip to the NCAA Tournament...
Matt Dickey scored 15 points and had five steals as UNC Asheville defeated VMI 80-64 in the Big South Conference championship game Saturday to earn its second straight berth in the NCAA tournament.
UNC-Asheville has won the championship three previous times, but never as the No. 1 seed.
The Bulldogs (24-9) only led by one at the halftime. But Dickey, the Big South player of the...
Homecoming weekend at UNC Asheville provided the Bulldogs with two opportunities to get back on track heading into the Big South Conference tournament on Wednesday. Thursday night, coming off two consecutive losses, the Dogs righted the ship with a 71-61 win over Gardner-Webb and followed that up with a 67-55 victory over Winthrop on Saturday.
Matt Dickey was named 2011 Big South...
Matt Dickey scored seven of his 18 points in overtime as UNC Asheville rallied from a 14-point second-half deficit to outlast Winthrop 73-68 on Saturday.
The Bulldogs (7-6, 2-0 Big South Conference) outscored the Eagles 12-7 in overtime, snapping a two-game losing streak. Winthrop lost its fourth straight game.
Chris Stephenson added 17 points for UNC Asheville.
The Eagles (4...
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December 31, 2011
Matt Dickey led the Bulldogs with 19 first-half points before resting in the second-half to prepare for the Battle 4 Atlantis
Senior guard Matt Dickey’s 19 first-half points helped jump-start the UNC Asheville Bulldogs Monday night, and the rest of the team followed his lead. Asheville beat Brevard College, 89-48 at Kimmel Arena in a tune-up for the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament...
UNC at UNC Asheville Date 11/13/2011 4:00:00 PMLive StatsLinkTV ESPNU Team Stats Embed This Chart On Your WebsiteWhere: Kimmel Arena, Asheville, NC
When: Sunday, November 13th, 4:00 PM
Records: UNC 1-0; UNC-A 0-1
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In a travel schedule that would make the NBA blush, Carolina...
Matt Dickey, right, celebrates with Quinard Jackson (32) after the Bulldogs beat Coastal Carolina in last season's Big South Tournament
Building on their surprising run in the NCAA tournament last season, the Bulldogs of UNC Asheville head into this season as the favorites in the Big South Conference. The Dogs are led by conference Pre-Season Player of the Year, senior guard...