Davidson vs Western Carolina

Davidson 79, W. Carolina 74

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Nik Cochran scored a career-high 32 points on 10-of-13 shooting, including six 3s, to lead Davidson past Western Carolina 79-74 Thursday night in Southern Conference play.

Jake Cohen added 15 points and Tyler Kalinoski added 10 points to help Davidson (12-7, 7-1) win its third straight game.

Trailing 6-5 early, Kalinoski's jumper capped a 25-7 run to put Davidson ahead 30-13 with 7:55 left in the half.

Davidson shot 55.6 percent (15 of 27) in the first half and led 44-31 at halftime.

Western Carolina (8-12, 5-3) fought back in the second half to get within one, 71-70, with 1:37 left, but Cochran answered with a 3-pointer to make it 74-70 with 1:18 remaining.

Western Carolina made just one field goal in the final minute and Davidson made three straight free throws to seal the victory.

Trey Sumler and Brandon Boggs scored 22 points each for the Catamounts.

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Davidson (12-7) «443579
Western Carolina (8-12)314374

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Davidson Wildcats
J. Cohen, F335-83-571315
D. Brooks, F243-63-45149
N. Cochran, G3610-136-631232
J. Kuhlman, G351-61-25504
C. Czerapowicz, G292-81-15146
T. Droney220-20-01530
T. Kalinoski153-32-341210
J. Barham61-11-10003
Totals 25-4717-2232151879
 53.2%77.3% 
Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F344-94-590212
T. Sumler, G409-163-465022
J. Sinclair, G352-62-36136
B. Boggs, G319-142-321522
T. Tankelewicz, G212-60-01055
M. Brown150-11-21001
P. Ross101-41-21013
R. Harrelson91-20-00123
K. Hall50-00-00010
Totals 28-5813-192681974
 48.3%68.4% 
Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329
 
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PUR 53 Final
MICH 68
TENN 56 Final
MISS 62
VCU 74 Final
RICH 86
UCLA 84 Final
ARIZ 73
BYU 63 Final
GONZ 83