Furman vs Western Kentucky

Furman 76, W. Kentucky 63

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Bryson Barnes scored 26 points, including 11 free throws in the second half, as Furman defeated Western Kentucky 76-63 Saturday night for its third consecutive victory.

The Paladins (6-4) sank 22 of 26 second-half free-throw attempts, including 16 of 20 in the final 7:11 after the Hilltoppers (4-8) cut a 45-30 deficit to five points, 56-51.

Furman, which shot 51.2 percent (21 of 41) from the field in the game, also got 11 points and seven assists from Richard Brown and 10 points from Brandon Sebirumbi. Barnes grabbed 11 rebounds.

Western Kentucky shot 36.7 percent (22 of 60) from the field and hurt itself at the free-throw line, making less than half (12 of 25) in the game.

Derrick Gordon scored 12 points and Jamal Crook and Kahlil McDonald had 11 apiece for the Hilltoppers, who came in averaging 59.7 points per game, their lowest average since the 1945-46 squad.

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Furman Paladins
C. Reddick, F162-62-22046
B. Sebirumbi, F122-46-610510
R. Brown, G384-63-417211
B. Austin, G313-62-24109
C. Reddick, G282-50-27055
B. Barnes276-911-14110326
B. Irwin202-31-22107
C. Toler140-22-21022
D. Early70-00-00000
J. Loyd40-00-03000
D. Brown30-00-00100
Totals 21-4127-3436102176
 51.2%79.4% 
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
G. Fant, F213-61-37057
V. Zollo, F122-30-01024
T. Price, G383-110-04439
D. Gordon, G342-77-1493312
J. Crook, G204-93-511411
N. Snipes273-70-01156
K. McDonald234-110-132211
K. Kaspar110-20-01000
T. Akol80-20-01020
K. Anyigbo61-21-20023
Totals 22-6012-2532112863
 36.7%48% 
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ETSU8-1016-14192
VMI7-1111-19287
Samford6-1213-19305
Citadel6-1211-19327
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Furman5-1311-22293

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North Texas8-1014-17224
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Charlotte7-1114-18211
Marshall7-1111-21296
So. Miss4-149-20283
FAU2-169-20303
 
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