Wofford vs Samford

Samford 40, Wofford 33

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Clide Geffrard Jr. scored 17 points and Samford held Wofford to a season-low in points, defeating the Terriers 40-33 Thursday night in Southern Conference action.

Lee Skinner paced Wofford with 10 points. Skinner and Geffrard were the only players to shoot 50 percent as both teams posted season-lows in field goal percentage and field goals made.

Wofford (10-17, 4-10) hit just 27 percent (13 of 48) while Samford converted 32 percent (14 of 43) but broke open a 26-24 game with seven straight points to pull away. Geffrard knocked down a 3-pointer during the spurt.

Samford (9-17, 7-6) held a 35-33 rebounding advantage and made more free throws (9) than Wofford attempted (6). The Bulldogs also posted six blocks, two short of their season-high, and nine steals.

Wofford's two leading scorers, Karl Cochran (15.5 points) and Spencer Collins (13.1 points) went a combined 5-for-29 shooting.

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Wofford Terriers
L. Skinner, F384-82-271210
A. Smith, F290-00-03120
I. Faithfull, G402-60-05226
S. Collins, G372-151-16335
K. Cochran, G313-142-33248
C. Neumann112-20-02014
J. Byrd80-10-01000
T. Wagener40-20-01010
J. Gordon20-00-00010
Totals 13-485-63391633
 27.1%83.3% 
Samford Bulldogs
T. Williams, F352-102-48216
C. Geffrard, Jr., F305-104-551417
T. Hood, F192-30-00034
R. Kelly, G393-112-24508
C. Miller, G310-40-05120
B. Hayman222-31-42015
R. Wilson210-20-03100
J. Beckham30-00-00000
Totals 14-439-1535101140
 32.6%60% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga15-329-650
ETSU14-423-1186
Furman11-719-16167
Wofford11-715-17200
W. Carolina10-816-18166
UNC-Green.10-815-19237
Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
VMI4-149-21317
Citadel3-1510-22322
 
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