Towson vs College of Charleston

Coll. of Charleston 75, Towson 58

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Trent Wiedeman scored 17 points to lead College of Charleston to a 75-58 victory over Towson Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

It was the first victory for first-year Cougars' coach Doug Wojcik, who took over the reins of the program after the retirement of Bobby Cremins in March.

Andrew Lawrence, a London native, scored 16 points, and Anthony Thomas and Anthony Stitt scored 12 points each for Charleston, which led 40-14 at the break.

The Cougars shot 56.3 percent for the game, including 44.4 percent on 3-pointers. The winning margin could have been larger, but the Cougars shot only 58.6 percent from the free-throw line.

Jerrelle Benimon led the Tigers with a game-high 23 points, Bilal Dixon had 15 and grabbed 10 rebounds and Kris Walden had 10 points. Towson shot only 36.8 percent from the field.

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Towson Tigers
J. Benimon, F337-188-950323
M. Damas, F240-20-06020
B. Dixon, C297-121-2100215
M. Burwell, G301-80-01033
J. Hairston, G293-90-01416
K. Walden193-52-200210
R. Guthrie140-11-20041
B. Alston80-10-21020
T. Parker-Rivera80-10-03130
B. Blackstone20-00-00000
J. Flash20-00-00010
J. Schulkin20-00-02000
Totals 21-5712-173252358
 36.8%70.6% 
College of Charleston Cougars
A. Thomas, F313-65-861012
T. Wiedeman, F318-131-160317
A. Baru, F264-71-49139
A. Stitt, G304-71-223212
A. Lawrence, G295-76-675216
W. Hall172-32-21056
N. Johnson140-10-01020
T. Johnson120-10-41010
P. Branin20-01-20001
T. Dixon20-10-00000
M. Sundberg20-10-00000
B. Benton10-00-00100
H. Bowne11-10-00002
C. Cooke10-00-00000
J. Hall10-00-00000
Totals 27-4817-2934111875
 56.3%58.6% 
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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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