Western Carolina vs Howard

W. Carolina 69, Howard 67

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CANCUN, Mexico (AP) - Tom Tankelewicz made two free throws in the final seconds to give Western Carolina a 69-67 victory over Howard on Wednesday afternoon in the Cancun Challenge.

Tankelewicz scored 17 points, including two free throws to win the game at the 0.01 mark. He also made five 3-pointers.

Tawaski King led Western Carolina with 19 points. Trey Sumler scored 17 points and led the team in assists with six. Boggs added 11 and 5 rebounds. Western Carolina (2-4) shot 46 percent from the floor and 80 percent at the free throw line.

Simuel Frazier tied the game at 67 with a layup with .09 left in the game. After a timeout by Western Carolina, a foul was called on Frazier. Tankelewicz hit the free throws.

Frazier scored 23 points for the Bison (0-5). Prince Okoroh scored 17 and Tre Lee added 14. Mike Phillips had seven rebounds and eight points.

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Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F398-103-430219
T. Tankelewicz, F315-132-225217
P. Ross, F181-30-02142
T. Sumler, G395-94-426317
B. Boggs, G373-124-652111
M. Brown190-02-22212
J. Sinclair160-01-21141
R. Harrelson10-00-00010
K. Hall00-00-00000
Totals 22-4716-2027171869
 46.8%80% 
Howard Bison
M. Phillips, F403-112-47238
P. Okoroh, F387-143-342417
A. Leary, C211-20-05042
S. Frazier, G379-134-732323
T. Lee, G294-84-660114
A. Dickerson151-20-01223
B. Ford130-20-01000
E. Okoro II70-00-11010
Totals 25-5213-213281867
 48.1%61.9% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga5-114-475
UNC-Green.5-114-5122
ETSU4-114-4118
Samford4-213-6136
Furman3-210-8156
Wofford2-37-11242
Mercer2-48-11182
Citadel2-59-11223
VMI1-44-12330
W. Carolina0-55-13232

MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Morgan St.4-07-10315
Coppin St.4-15-15332
N.C. Central3-112-6202
Hampton3-16-11318
Savannah St.3-26-12334
Norfolk St.2-25-13328
Delaware St.2-25-14296
Florida A&M2-34-14348
S.C. State1-24-12225
Howard1-24-14306
Md.-E. Shore1-24-14263
Beth.-Cook.1-44-14349
N.C. A&T0-51-17350
 
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UK 81
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SYR 73
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