George Mason vs College of Charleston

George Mason 84, Coll. of Charleston 76

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Ryan Pearson turned in a magnificent performance with 35 points and 14 rebounds to propel George Mason to an 84-76 victory over the College of Charleston on Friday night.

Pearson hit 15 of 25 shots, going 4 for 4 from the foul line and making a 3-pointer. Teammate Vertrail Vaughns finished in double figures with 12 points and hit two 3-pointers, as did Andre Cornelius. But it was Pearson who fought off Charleston's more balanced attack with five players in double figures, led by Antwaine Wiggins with 19 points.

George Mason (9-4) led 46-38 at halftime before each team scored 38 points in the second half. The Patriots shot a sizzling 54.8 percent in the first half (17 of 31) and 51.7 percent for the game (31 of 60).

Trent Wiedeman scored 15 for Charleston (10-3) and Adjehi Baru added 12.

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Scoreboard
George Mason (9-4) «463884
College of Charleston (10-3)383876
 
George Mason Patriots
R. Pearson, F3915-254-4144235
M. Morrison, F201-12-43044
B. Allen, G363-74-535211
V. Vaughns, G215-90-002212
S. Wright, G191-30-01223
A. Cornelius233-60-04328
E. Copes192-60-05044
V. Gray130-14-62024
C. Edwards81-20-00013
J. Arledge20-00-01000
Totals 31-6014-1935162184
 51.7%73.7% 
College of Charleston Cougars
A. Wiggins, F387-135-894519
T. Wiedeman, F286-123-340215
A. Baru, C294-94-973412
A. Lawrence, G391-64-42627
J. Scott, G111-41-12013
A. Stitt303-82-301110
M. Sundberg204-80-040410
J. Carlton30-00-00010
N. Johnson20-00-00000
Totals 26-6019-2838142076
 43.3%67.9% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Delaware14-225-10
Towson13-325-11
Will. & Mary10-620-12
Drexel8-816-14
Northeastern7-911-21
Charleston6-1014-18
J. Madison6-1011-20
Hofstra5-1110-23
UNC-Wilm.3-139-23

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Davidson16-220-13
Wofford14-520-13
Chattanooga12-518-15
Elon11-618-14
W. Carolina12-719-15
Ga. Southern8-1115-19
UNC-Green.7-1014-18
Samford7-1113-20
App. St.5-129-21
Furman3-149-21
Citadel3-157-26
 
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