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Western Carolina vs College of Charleston

Coll. of Charleston 78, W. Carolina 70

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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Anthony Thomas scored 18 points and Adjehi Baru had 14 points and 13 rebounds in third-seeded College of Charleston's 78-70 win over sixth-seeded Western Carolina in the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference tournament Saturday night.

The Cougars (23-9) will play No. 2 seed Elon Sunday.

After the Catamounts (14-19) erased a 13-4 deficit with a 17-3 run, the Cougars regained the lead and took a 31-28 advantage into halftime.

Preston Ross' dunk got Western Carolina within one, then Baru scored six points within a 14-4 spurt. The Catamounts (14-19), who lost to College of Charleston 67-65 on Feb. 20, couldn't get closer than eight the rest of the way.

Andrew Lawrence added 16 points, making 2 of 11 field goals, but hitting 12 of 14 free throws as the Cougars outscored Western Carolina 29-9 from the line.

Trey Sumler scored 25 points and James Sinclair added 19 for the Catamounts.

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Western Carolina (14-18)284270
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Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F326-111-382313
T. Tankelewicz, F221-53-32036
P. Ross, F161-50-01012
T. Sumler, G3810-213-461325
J. Sinclair, G377-152-244219
B. Boggs171-80-00242
M. Brown150-20-01120
K. Hall120-10-05020
R. Harrelson81-30-01033
J. Mendenhall30-00-00010
Totals 27-719-1235102470
 38%75% 
College of Charleston Cougars
A. Thomas, F346-95-780118
A. Baru, F334-66-7132114
W. Hall, F262-42-23227
A. Stitt, G353-84-533111
A. Lawrence, G322-1112-1413216
T. Wiedeman202-40-05124
N. Johnson153-30-03048
T. Johnson30-20-00000
M. Sundberg20-00-00000
P. Branin00-00-00000
T. Dixon00-00-00000
Totals 22-4729-3540111378
 46.8%82.9% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Davidson16-220-13
Wofford14-520-13
Chattanooga12-518-15
Elon11-618-14
W. Carolina12-719-15
Ga. Southern8-1115-19
UNC-Green.7-1014-18
Samford7-1113-20
App. St.5-129-21
Furman3-149-21
Citadel3-157-26

Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Delaware14-225-10
Towson13-325-11
Will. & Mary10-620-12
Drexel8-816-14
Northeastern7-911-21
Charleston6-1014-18
J. Madison6-1011-20
Hofstra5-1110-23
UNC-Wilm.3-139-23
 
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NW 71 Final
MEMP 86
SYR 39 Final
GU 61
FLA 57 Final
UK 61
LAS 54 Final
STL 78
KSU 70 Final
OKST 76
PITT 81 Final
DEP 66
MU 69 Final
SJU 67
UCLA 61 Final
WASH 54
CLEM 49 Final
MIAMI 62
ORE 62 Final
UTAH 72
ND 57 Final
LOU 73
AZST 58 Final
ARIZ 73
NMEX 88 Final
AF 89
KAN 58 Final
BAYL 81
DUKE 69 Final
UNC 53
LOYMRY 48 Final
GONZAG 66