Samford vs Furman

Samford comes back for 76-68 win over Furman


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GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) Raijon Kelly scored 19 points - eight at the free throw line - as Samford beat Furman 76-68 on Monday.

Isaiah Williams scored 17 and Tim Williams added 16 for Samford (10-14, 4-5 Southern). Tim Williams grabbed 10 rebounds as the Bulldogs held a 39-30 advantage on the glass. It was Tim Williams' fourth double-double of the season.

Stephen Croone scored 26 points, Larry Wideman added 16 and Charlie Reddick 10 for Furman (7-15, 1-8).

Samford was down by 10 points early in the second half before ripping off a 15-2 run for a 46-43 lead with 13:15 remaining. Isaiah Williams scored eight points during the stretch, including two 3-pointers.

Larry Wideman's 3-pointer pulled Furman within 69-62 but Kelly and Connor Miller made 7 of 8 free throws in the final minute to secure the win.

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