Nicholas Crawford scored seven points to lead Johnson & Wales, which plays at Bob Jones University on Dec. 8.
UNC Asheville has won consecutive games since losing to Middle Tennessee 63-61 on Nov. 27. The Bulldogs play their next two games at home after six of seven on the road, including the Great Alaska Shootout. The Bulldogs play at Georgetown on Dec. 19.
Johnson & Wales is in its sixth basketball season.