71
TF 0
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2nd
Sat Mar. 2
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BONUS
50
TF 0
ML: -554
CHATT 9.5, O/U 137
ML: +423
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Rafferty scores 20 to lead Furman past Chattanooga 71-50

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Matt Rafferty had 20 points and 13 rebounds as Furman easily beat Chattanooga 71-50 on Saturday.

Alex Hunter had 16 points for Furman (24-6, 13-5), which won a school record 24th game and clinched the No. 3 seed at the Southern Conference Tournament. Andrew Brown added 11 points. Clay Mounce had three blocks for the visitors.

Jordan Lyons, whose 16 points per game entering the matchup was second on the Paladins, had 2 points. He was 0 of 5 from beyond the arc.

David Jean-Baptiste had 13 points and six rebounds for the Mocs (12-19, 7-11).

Kevin Easley, the Mocs' leading scorer entering the contest at 14 points per game, was held to 5 points on 2-of-12 shooting.

The Paladins improve to 2-0 against the Mocs for the season. Furman defeated Chattanooga 73-58 on Jan. 24. The Paladins and the Mocs next take the floor in the Southern Conference Tournament.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Furman 24-6 304171
home team logo Chattanooga 12-19 252550
Team Stats
away team logo Furman 24-6 77.6 PPG 38.8 RPG 15.9 APG
home team logo Chattanooga 12-19 70.9 PPG 37.6 RPG 13.1 APG
Key Players
32
M. Rafferty 17.5 PPG 9.0 RPG 4.3 APG 61.5 FG%
34
K. Easley 14.2 PPG 6.7 RPG 1.2 APG 44.4 FG%
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