KEITH HORNSBY NEWS

Hornsby impressing in practice

LSU transfer Keith Hornsby has had to settle for being a practice-only player during this 2013-14 season, but to those who've competed with and observed him over the past six months, it's clear the Tigers are getting a bonafide producer heading into next season.
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville’s Hornsby becomes 11th Big South Basketball Transfer

UNC Asheville rising junior, Keith Hornsby became the 11th Big South Conference basketball player to announce he would be transferring. The 6’4 guard averaged 15 points per game last season and was one of the nation’s top free throw shooters. Keith Hornsby averaged 15 PPG last season for UNC Asheville Hornsby wanted to explore the possibility of transferring to another school...
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May 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Nick McDevitt introduced as UNC Asheville’s new head coach

Nick McDevitt, the new head basketball coach at UNC Asheville, is excited to begin his job. He was introduced to a standing-room-only crowd Friday afternoon on campus, but really needed no introduction. A large contingent of family, friends, staff and Bulldog supporters welcomed him with a standing ovation…not once, but twice. UNC Asheville Director of Athletics Janet R. Cone made...
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April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 74, Presbyterian 62

Keith Hornsby scored 16 points to lead hot-shooting UNC Asheville past Presbyterian 74-62 Wednesday night and snap a four-game losing streak. Jeremy Atkinson added 14 points, and Trent Meyer tallied 10 while Hornsby went 6-of-9 shooting for the Bulldogs (16-14, 9-5 Big South Conference), who converted a season-high 62 percent (31 of 50) from the field. UNC Asheville scored the...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 90, VMI 79

Jeremy Atkinson and Keith Hornsby scored 24 points apiece and Will Weeks poured in 12 points in a 4-minute spurt as UNC Asheville rallied past Virginia Military Institute 90-79 Friday night for the Bulldogs' seventh straight win. UNC Asheville (15-10, 9-2 Big South Conference) overcame a 34-point, 16 rebound performance by Stan Okoye, who helped the Keydets lead by five early...
Via AP on Fox
February 08, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 69, Winthrop 56

Keith Hornsby scored 21 points and Jeremy Atkinson added 20 to lift UNC Asheville over Winthrop 69-56 Wednesday night for its sixth straight win. Jon Nwannunu came off the bench to score 11 points for Asheville, winners of seven consecutive home games. Winthrop (10-12, 4-6 Big South Conference) built a 26-18 first-half lead but Asheville outscored the Eagles 9-2 over the final...
Via AP on Fox
February 07, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 69, High Point 58

Will Weeks scored 21 and Jeremy Atkinson added 17, and both had eight boards to lead UNC Asheville past High Point 69-58 in a Big South conference matchup Saturday. Keith Hornsby added 12 points to help UNC Asheville (11-10, 5-2) win its third straight game. Trailing 28-26 at halftime, UNC Asheville took the lead 38-36 on Atkinson's layup with 16:03 remaining. The Bulldogs...
Via AP on Fox
January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 79, Radford 61

Jon Nwannunu had 19 points and eight rebounds, Jeremy Atkinson contributed 18 points and eight rebounds and UNC Asheville beat Radford 79-61 in a Big South Conference game on Saturday. Keith Hornsby had 13 points and five assists and D.J. Cunningham grabbed 12 rebounds for the Bulldogs (8-9, 2-1). Ya Ya Anderson led the Highlanders (7-10, 1-2) with 15 points, Javonte Green had...
Via AP on Fox
January 12, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 83, Liberty 69

Keith Hornsby scored 27 points to lead UNC Asheville past Liberty 83-69 Saturday and snap the Flames' three-game winning streak in the Big South Conference opener for both teams. Will Weeks chipped in 15 points and eight rebounds for the Bulldogs, who have won six of their last seven games after starting the season 1-6. Jeremy Atkinson posted 12 points, nine rebounds and six...
Via AP on Fox
January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 95, Bluefield 66

Jon Nwannunu and Keith Hornsby scored 22 points each as North Carolina-Asheville rolled over Bluefield 95-66 Sunday in nonconference play. The Bulldogs (6-7) won their third straight while posting a season-high for points scored. Bluefield (6-6), an NAIA team from Virginia, played the game as an exhibition. UNC-Asheville led 53-29 at halftime. Nwannunu grabbed 11 rebounds for a...
Via AP on Fox
December 30, 2012  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 72, St. John's 65

Jeremy Atkinson scored a career-high 31 points, 13 in UNC Asheville's game-turning 23-4 run, and grabbed nine rebounds as the Bulldogs rallied past St. John's 72-65 on Friday night The Bulldogs (5-7) trailed by 17 points in the first half and were down 54-42 with 12:11 remaining. Atkinson keyed the big burst, hitting all three of his 3-point field goals. He was 6 of 10...
Via AP on Fox
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 79, Northeastern 73

Jeremy Atkinson scored 21 points, Jon Nwannunu had 16 points and UNC Asheville held off a late rally by Northeastern in a 79-73 win on Tuesday. Keith Hornsby finished with 15 points and Will Weeks added 14 for the Bulldogs (4-7), who have won three of their last four games. Atkinson also had a game-high nine rebounds. UNC Asheville took a 71-57 lead with 3:52 left in the game on...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Bulldogs lose 90-72 to OSU, but Hornsby a hit

For a change, the most famous Hornsby in the family wasn't Bruce. None of Ohio State's players really had a handle on the music star, but they sure know his son. UNC Asheville's Keith Hornsby scored a career-high 26 points but the seventh-ranked Buckeyes still rolled to a 90-72 win over UNC Asheville on Saturday. ''Bruce Hornsby?'' repeated Ohio State...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 7 Buckeyes sprint to 90-72 win over Asheville

Sam Thompson scored a career-high 18 points and No. 7 Ohio State made the most of an opportunity to get out and run to beat UNC Asheville 90-72 on Saturday. Deshaun Thomas had 17 points, Lenzelle Smith Jr. 16 and Evan Ravenel tied a career best with 12 points in the first half for the Buckeyes (8-1), who tuned up for a big showdown next Saturday against No. 9 Kansas with the fourth...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Thompson leads Buckeyes to win

Sam Thompson scored a career-high 18 points and No. 7 Ohio State made the most of an opportunity to get out and run to beat UNC Asheville 90-72 on Saturday. Deshaun Thomas had 17 points, Lenzelle Smith Jr. 16 and Evan Ravenel tied a career best with 12 points in the first half for the Buckeyes (8-1), who tuned up for a big showdown next Saturday against No. 9 Kansas with the fourth...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 7 Buckeyes sprint to win vs. UNC-Asheville

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Sam Thompson scored a career-high 18 points and No. 7 Ohio State made the most of an opportunity to get out and run to beat UNC Asheville 90-72 on Saturday. Deshaun Thomas had 17 points, Lenzelle Smith Jr. 16 and Evan Ravenel tied a career best with 12 points in the first half for the Buckeyes (8-1), who tuned up for a big showdown next Saturday against No...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 66, Lenoir-Rhyne 55

Keith Hornsby hit four 3-pointers en route to 21 points and UNC Asheville held off Lenoir-Rhyne 66-55 Wednesday. Jeremy Atkinson had 12 points and eight rebounds and D.J. Cunningham tallied 10 points and seven boards for the Bulldogs, who held a 39-37 rebounding edge. UNC Asheville shot 52.1 percent (25 of 48), compared to just 35.4 percent (23 of 65) for Lenoir Rhyne. The Bulldogs...
Via AP on Fox
December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

SC-Upstate 73, UNC Asheville 71

Torrey Craig scored 27 points and Ty Greene made two of four free throws in the final 7 seconds as South Carolina-Upstate overcame a 16-point, second-half deficit to edge UNC Asheville 73-71 Thursday night. The Spartans (3-4) trailed 71-69 when Ricardo Glenn's tip shot tied it with 8 seconds left. He missed the ensuing free throw, and Greene, who was fouled a second later, hit...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2012  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville Basketball: Home Opener, Non-Conference Games Revealed

Two-time defending Big South Conference champions, UNC Asheville will open their home schedule for the 2012-13 season against mountain rival Western Carolina University on Friday, Nov. 9 at Kimmel Arena. UNC Asheville coach Eddie Biedenbach is entering his 17th season as the head coach of the Bulldogs Coach Eddie Biedenbach, speaking Tuesday night at a Coaches Caravan event in South...
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June 27, 2012  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville Basketball: Bulldogs Win New Year’s Eve Game in OT

Playing at your rival school on New Year’s Eve, UNC Asheville knew it would be a tough game.  But when you get behind by 14 points, you can be in real trouble.  But the Bulldogs have a knack of coming back in these games, and Saturday afternoon was no exception.  Asheville (7-6, 2-0 BSC) beat Winthrop, 73-68 in overtime at Rock Hill, SC, for a special win for coach Eddie Biedenbach...
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January 01, 2012  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 73, Winthrop 68

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...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2011  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville Routs Brevard College; Heads to Battle 4 Atlantis Tournament and UConn Match-Up

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...
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November 22, 2011  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville crushes DII Brevard College 89-48

Matt Dickey scored 19 points, including a perfect 3-for-3 night from beyond the arc, to lead UNC Asheville in an 89-48 rout of Division II Brevard College on Monday night. Keith Hornsby added 12 points and Jon Nwannunu had 10 for the Bulldogs (2-2), who shot 62.3 percent (33 of 53) from the floor compared to just a 38.5 mark (20 of 52) for the Tornados. J.P. Primm opened the game...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2011  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville 89, Brevard (NC) 48

Matt Dickey scored 19 points, including a perfect 3-for-3 night from beyond the arc, to lead UNC Asheville in an 89-48 rout of Division II Brevard College on Monday night. Keith Hornsby added 12 points and Jon Nwannunu had 10 for the Bulldogs (2-2), who shot 62.3 percent (33 of 53) from the floor compared to just a 38.5 mark (20 of 52) for the Tornados. J.P. Primm opened the game...
Via AP on Fox
November 21, 2011  |  Discuss

UNC Asheville Posts First Victory at Kimmel Arena; Routs Mars Hill 126-75

UNC Asheville had 38 assists, breaking the old mark of 31 assists set in the 1987-88 season against Vorhees, as the Bulldogs easily beat local foe Mars Hill, 126-75 Wednesday night at Kimmel Arena. It was the first win for the home team in their new gym. The 126 points was the second highest in school history by Asheville as they faced a short-handed Lions team that had five players...
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November 17, 2011  |  Discuss
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