WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) -Todd Hendley scored 20 points Saturday to help North Carolina-Wilmington beat Old Dominion 72-64.
T.J. Carter had 17 points for the Seahawks (19-12, 12-6 Colonial Athletic Association), who ended a two-game losing skid and earned the No. 2 seed for the conference tournament. UNC-Wilmington shot 54 percent for the game and took a 38-27 rebounding advantage.
Jonathan Adams had 16 points for the Monarchs (17-14, 11-7), who trailed by 10 points at halftime.
UNC-Wilmington led by as many as 18 points in the second half, though the Monarchs managed to pull within eight points with about 6 minutes to play. But Chad Tomko knocked down a 3-pointer followed by a transition layup to push the lead to 61-48 with 3:16 left.
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