Furman vs Western Kentucky

Furman 76, W. Kentucky 63

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) - Bryson Barnes scored 26 points, including 11 free throws in the second half, as Furman defeated Western Kentucky 76-63 Saturday night for its third consecutive victory.

The Paladins (6-4) sank 22 of 26 second-half free-throw attempts, including 16 of 20 in the final 7:11 after the Hilltoppers (4-8) cut a 45-30 deficit to five points, 56-51.

Furman, which shot 51.2 percent (21 of 41) from the field in the game, also got 11 points and seven assists from Richard Brown and 10 points from Brandon Sebirumbi. Barnes grabbed 11 rebounds.

Western Kentucky shot 36.7 percent (22 of 60) from the field and hurt itself at the free-throw line, making less than half (12 of 25) in the game.

Derrick Gordon scored 12 points and Jamal Crook and Kahlil McDonald had 11 apiece for the Hilltoppers, who came in averaging 59.7 points per game, their lowest average since the 1945-46 squad.

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Scoreboard
Furman (6-4) «314576
Western Kentucky (4-8)214263

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Furman Paladins
C. Reddick, F162-62-22046
B. Sebirumbi, F122-46-610510
R. Brown, G384-63-417211
B. Austin, G313-62-24109
C. Reddick, G282-50-27055
B. Barnes276-911-14110326
B. Irwin202-31-22107
C. Toler140-22-21022
D. Early70-00-00000
J. Loyd40-00-03000
D. Brown30-00-00100
Totals 21-4127-3436102176
 51.2%79.4% 
Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
G. Fant, F213-61-37057
V. Zollo, F122-30-01024
T. Price, G383-110-04439
D. Gordon, G342-77-1493312
J. Crook, G204-93-511411
N. Snipes273-70-01156
K. McDonald234-110-132211
K. Kaspar110-20-01000
T. Akol80-20-01020
K. Anyigbo61-21-20023
Totals 22-6012-2532112863
 36.7%48% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Green.0-04-1126
Mercer0-04-261
Citadel0-03-2132
Furman0-03-2104
Wofford0-03-3273
VMI0-02-2256
Chattanooga0-02-3309
ETSU0-02-3253
W. Carolina0-01-4131
Samford0-01-5172

Conference USA
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
La. Tech0-05-011
Middle Tenn.0-04-130
Old Dominion0-04-119
So. Miss0-02-1203
Marshall0-03-2241
UT-San Antonio0-03-2152
Western Ky.0-03-2100
North Texas0-03-3276
UAB0-03-3320
Charlotte0-02-2316
FAU0-02-3205
FIU0-02-3312
UTEP0-01-3331
Rice0-01-4265
 
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