Wofford vs Furman

Furman 69, Wofford 65

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GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Kendrec Ferrara scored 17 points and Larry Wideman hit three 3-pointers in the first half to help Furman beat Wofford 69-65 Monday in Southern Conference action.

Wideman finished with 11 points and Bryant Irwin added 10 for Furman, which shot a season-high 58 percent (23 of 46) and snapped a six-game skid.

Furman (4-11, 1-3) opened scoring with four straight 3-pointers - two from Wideman and one each from Stephen Croone and Ferrera - to lead 12-4. The Paladins stretched their lead to 14 midway through the first half behind five consecutive points from Irwin and took a 40-25 advantage into the break.

Furman shot 58 percent (15 of 26) and made seven 3-pointers in the first half.

Spencer Collins scored 18 points for Wofford (7-10, 1-3), which rallied to cut the deficit to 64-63 with 1:58 left to play but was outscored 5-2 the rest of the way.

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Wofford Terriers
L. Skinner, F386-91-282013
J. Gordon, F180-42-24032
K. Cochran, G347-220-032217
J. Swinton, G271-32-20804
S. Collins, G257-123-412318
A. Smith183-50-05016
J. Byrd151-20-00212
I. Faithfull151-20-04223
C. Neumann60-10-01110
T. Wagener40-00-00010
Totals 26-608-1032191465
 43.3%80% 
Furman Paladins
K. Ferrara, F326-84-513117
C. Reddick, F194-80-02218
B. Austin, G311-50-00433
L. Wideman, G294-60-030311
S. Croone, G272-44-63609
C. Reddick243-31-29318
B. Irwin204-60-020110
D. Brown121-30-00133
K. Chuisseu40-00-01000
K. Belfield20-00-00000
Totals 25-439-1325191369
 58.1%69.2% 
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ETSU5-215-5117
Furman5-212-8142
Samford4-313-7125
Wofford3-48-12247
Mercer3-59-12180
Citadel2-79-13254
W. Carolina1-66-14225
VMI1-64-14336
 
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