Chattanooga vs Furman

Furman 65, Chattanooga 55

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GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Brandon Sebirumbi posted a double-double and Furman pulled away in the second half to lead by as many as 21 points en route to a 65-55 victory over Chattanooga Thursday night in Southern Conference play.

Sebirumbi scored a game-high 19 points, 10 in the first half, and grabbed 14 rebounds - nine off the offensive glass. He helped give the Paladins (14-14, 8-9) a 30-26 halftime lead despite going a collective 0-for-10 from beyond the 3-point arc.

In the second half, Furman hit five of 13 from 3-point range, including a trey by Bryson Barnes with 3:09 left to put the Paladins ahead 65-44. Furman had lost three of its previous four games.

Chattanooga (10-20, 4-13) got 13 points from Ricky Taylor and 10 from fellow guard Rico White. Each hit two 3-pointers, but the Mocs had just one other trey. They've lost four straight, 11 of the last 12.

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Chattanooga Mocs
J. Burroughs, F210-11-45121
D. Zlovaric, F122-30-00044
K. Bell, G251-80-03522
R. Taylor, G244-93-430013
O. Wattad, G212-90-00205
D. Hampton250-64-42014
R. White234-90-101210
J. Bryant201-15-75147
Z. Mason162-60-06024
L. Stokes90-03-42133
M. Bareika20-00-00000
T. Brown21-20-02002
Totals 17-5416-2433112055
 31.5%66.7% 
Furman Paladins
B. Irwin, F253-80-01019
B. Sebirumbi, F245-79-16140219
C. Toler, F202-20-04134
B. Austin, G321-90-04242
J. Loyd, G313-84-863110
B. Barnes224-70-06049
D. Brown212-63-32618
D. Early141-40-01042
C. Reddick81-20-02002
T. Hunt10-00-20000
A. O'Neill10-00-00000
G. Rogers10-00-00000
Totals 22-5316-2943122065
 41.5%55.2% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga15-329-650
ETSU14-423-1186
Furman11-719-16167
Wofford11-715-17200
W. Carolina10-816-18166
UNC-Green.10-815-19237
Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
VMI4-149-21317
Citadel3-1510-22322
 
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