KENESSAW, Georgia — Yonel Brown scored 22 points with seven rebounds and Kennesaw State topped South Carolina-Upstate 75-62 on Monday night.
Bernard Morena and Aubrey Williams scored 14 points apiece, and Kendrick Ray added 13 for the Owls (7-17, 3-5 Atlantic Sun). Kennesaw State shot nearly 47 percent and went 11 of 13 from the line.
Kennesaw State was up by one at the half. An eight-point spurt, including 3-pointers by Brown and Ray, pushed the lead to nine. Later, the Owls used a 12-0 run — mostly on inside baskets, and punctuated by Nigel Pruitt's dunk to end the run — to build a 69-50 lead with 4:34 to go.