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11-10-2019
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GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro men’s basketball will host four games during an eight-day span for the Spartan Invitational, beginning Monday night with a tilt against Averett. 

Who: Averett

Where: Greensboro Coliseum | Greensboro, N.C. 

When: Monday, Nov. 11 | 7 p.m. 

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Five Facts To Know

-- For the second time in three years, the Spartans will host a tournament in Greensboro as UNCG will face Averett, Tennessee Tech, Montana State and Appalachian State over the next week in the Spartan Invitational  

-- Including last Tuesday’s 33-point victory over North Carolina A&T, UNCG is now 32-3 in its last 35 home games 

-- UNCG enters the matchup with Averett with a 1-1 record, as the Spartans knocked off the Aggies in the opener before falling to No. 3 Kansas on Friday 

-- Sophomore Kaleb Hunter has gotten off to a hot start, scoring 17 points in both of UNCG’s games so far along with setting his career high in rebounds twice (seven vs. North Carolina A&T; 12 vs. Kansas) 

-- Averett has won its only game so far this season, scoring a five-point overtime victory over Eastern Mennonite  

Series History

-- This will mark the 32ndall-time meeting between UNCG and Averett

-- The Spartans hold a decisive 25-6 in the series 

-- The last time the Spartans and Cougars shared a court was Dec. 8, 1988 

Upcoming For The Spartans

UNCG will play a pair of games this weekend in Fleming Gymnasium as Spartan Invitational action continues, as the Spartans will face Tennessee Tech on Friday night and Montana State on Saturday.  

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