Wofford vs Western Carolina

W. Carolina 57, Wofford 56

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Trey Sumler finished with a game-high 26 points, including the game-winning jumper with 2 seconds left to rally Western Carolina past Wofford 57-56 Monday night.

Sumler went 4 of 7 from behind the arc, grabbed a team-high eight rebounds and recorded three steals for Western Carolina (10-15, 7-6 Southern Conference).

Down 50-43 with 7 minutes remaining, Tawaski King's jumper capped a 7-0 run for Western Carolina, tying the game at 50-all with 2:25 to play.

After Sumler's 3-pointer with less than 2 minutes to play put the Catamounts ahead 53-52, Karl Cochran answered with a jumper to put Wofford on top 54-53 with 59 seconds remaining.

Sumler responded with a layup to go on top 55-54 but Spencer Collins' jumper put Wofford ahead 56-55 with just 16 ticks left.

Sumler converted the game-winner on the Catamounts' ensuing possession.

Collins led the Terriers (10-16, 4-9) with 20 points.

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Wofford Terriers
L. Skinner, F392-62-410246
A. Smith, F260-22-21112
I. Faithfull, G380-35-63425
K. Cochran, G377-182-530319
S. Collins, G337-124-440020
C. Neumann, F140-00-01010
J. Byrd, F112-20-02124
J. Gordon, F10-00-00010
T. Wagener, G10-10-00000
Total 18-4415-212681456
 40.9%71.4% 
Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F314-91-26239
T. Sumler, G389-174-582126
B. Boggs, G363-82-23218
T. Tankelewicz, F292-90-06045
J. Sinclair, G202-40-23115
M. Brown, G231-30-06132
P. Ross, F131-20-02112
J. Mendenhall, F80-00-00010
R. Harrelson, G20-00-00000
Total 22-527-113591557
 42.3%63.6% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wofford16-228-747
Chattanooga15-322-10112
Mercer12-619-16212
W. Carolina9-915-17221
ETSU8-1016-14192
VMI7-1111-19287
Samford6-1213-19305
Citadel6-1211-19327
UNC-Green.6-1211-22309
Furman5-1311-22293
 
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