Western Carolina vs Eastern Kentucky

E. Kentucky 72, W. Carolina 70

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RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - Mike DiNunno made a layup with 3 seconds left, and Eastern Kentucky roared back from an 11-point halftime deficit to beat Western Carolina 72-70 and remain undefeated for the season on Saturday night.

Glenn Cosey scored 15 points, DiNunno had 14, Corey Walden 11 and Jeff Johnson 10 for the Colonels, who won their seventh consecutive game to open the season.

The last time the Colonels started as well was in 1946-47, when the "Maroons" won their first 11 games.

Western Carolina (3-5) was led by Tawaski King with 18 points, Mike Brown with 11 and James Sinclair with 10.

The Colonels outshot the Catamounts 52.7 percent (28 of 52) to 30 percent (9 of 30) in the second half to stage the comeback.

Cosey tied the game at 68 with a layup with 51 seconds left, and the Catamounts' Trey Sumler made it 70-68 with 16 seconds left.

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Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F356-96-860018
T. Tankelewicz, F303-110-08138
P. Ross, F212-71-32015
T. Sumler, G384-110-13419
J. Sinclair, G292-55-585310
B. Boggs263-82-22229
M. Brown194-51-153311
R. Harrelson20-00-00000
Totals 24-5615-2035151370
 42.9%75% 
Eastern Kentucky Colonels
E. Stutz, F243-32-44019
D. Muff, F50-00-00000
G. Cosey, G405-132-242215
M. DiNunno, G376-112-427214
T. Johnson, G273-73-46039
C. Walden305-80-160311
J. Johnson214-61-111310
M. Lewis162-40-01034
Totals 28-5210-1625101772
 53.8%62.5% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Furman13-320-9101
ETSU12-322-679
UNC-Green.11-420-8117
Chattanooga10-519-889
Wofford9-714-15203
Samford7-816-12168
Mercer7-813-15202
VMI3-126-20320
Citadel2-139-19306
W. Carolina2-137-21260

Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont14-120-564
Morehead St.9-513-14179
Jax. State8-616-13183
Tenn. Tech8-612-17245
Tenn. St.8-717-11157
Eastern Ky.3-1110-19252
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin8-618-11171
Murray St.8-614-14236
SE Missouri St.8-613-16283
Austin Peay6-810-18271
Eastern Ill.6-914-14254
SIUE0-155-24334
 
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