Western Carolina got the win by beating North Carolina-Greensboro big in offensive rebounding and assists. Western Carolina used a big advantage on the boards to take more shots with 12 offensive rebounds to 6 for North Carolina-Greensboro. Western Carolina spread the ball around with ease, and their 18 assists gave them an advantage compared to 7 from North Carolina-Greensboro. A highlight for Western Carolina was their 52% three point shooting. This far and away beat their season average of 32%.