Winthrop vs Wofford

Wofford 70, Winthrop 55

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Karl Cochran scored 27 points, 14 in the first half, as Wofford built a big halftime lead and coasted over Winthrop 70-55 Wednesday night in nonconference action.

The Terriers (3-5) lead 11-7 when Indiana Faithfull hit a jumper to trigger a 14-1 run. Wofford went up 31-10 and led 42-19 at halftime. Cochran was involved in every Terriers run.

He hit five of his first six shots, two of three from 3-point range. Wofford was in command by halftime, shooting 16 for 26 from the floor, including Cochran's 3-pointers. Winthrop (2-3), meanwhile, was just 5 for 21 from the field, missing eight of its nine 3-point attempts.

Wofford extended its lead to 55-29 in the second half and finished 27 of 55 from the floor, 7 of 16 on treys - five by Cochran in eight attempts.

Derrick Henry led Winthrop with 15 points and Joab Jerome added 11.

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Winthrop Eagles
J. Bourne, F312-33-44017
J. Jerome, F254-63-460111
L. Brown, F201-40-03042
D. Henry, G345-114-514215
A. Smith, G320-42-27122
G. Gamble, G223-80-00207
S. Johnson, C181-50-04122
C. Farmer, G163-80-00019
S. Diop, F-C20-10-00010
Total 19-5012-152981455
 38.0%80.0% 
Wofford Terriers
L. Skinner, F334-93-440211
A. Smith, F264-40-03138
K. Cochran, G3010-142-333427
S. Collins, G292-120-03215
J. Swinton, G192-42-33527
J. Byrd, F212-40-04314
I. Faithfull, G212-52-23226
J. Gordon, F140-20-02100
K. Hickson, F71-10-01002
Total 27-559-1233171570
 49.1%75.0% 
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Liberty14-419-12161
Gardner-Webb11-718-13198
High Point9-915-15229
Radford8-1013-17225
Campbell7-1115-16272
Char. So.7-1112-18295
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Presbyterian1-175-25344

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Furman14-421-1097
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Wofford10-815-16201
Mercer9-915-16188
Samford8-1017-14183
Citadel4-1411-20283
W. Carolina4-149-22259
VMI3-156-23326
 
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