Georgia Southern vs Wofford

Wofford 88, Georgia Southern 63


SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Kevin Giltner scored 23 points and three teammates also scored in double figures as Wofford raced to a 20-point halftime lead and trounced Georgia Southern 88-63 Saturday night in a Southern Conference game.

Giltner got good support from forward Drew Crowell with 18 points, while guards Brad Loesing and Karl Cochran scored 16 and 10 points respectively. The Terriers (10-8, 3-3) quickly took a 12-2 lead, increased it to as much as 20 and led 43-23 at halftime.

Eric Ferguson had a superb game for Georgia Southern (6-10, 4-2). The guard scored a game-high 26 points and just missed a double-double with nine rebounds. But no other Eagle scored more than 7 points.

Wofford shot a sizzling 61.5 percent from the floor (32 of 52), connecting on 9 of 20 3-pointers. Wofford was also 15 for 19 at the line.

Georgia Southern hit just 1 of 9 3-point attempts.

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Georgia Southern Eagles
M. Baynham, F141-10-23032
E. Ferguson, G3010-166-981326
W. Powers, G291-72-25124
B. Drayton III, G272-80-00014
J. Hewitt, G232-50-00215
J. Pernell211-10-02222
C. Baskerville183-41-10017
T. Bussey162-80-01014
K. Dunnican151-10-11232
T. Brown43-31-11017
C. Waddell20-00-00000
T. Ham Jr.10-00-00000
Totals 26-5410-162281863
Wofford Terriers
D. Crowell, F387-94-473318
A. Smith, F162-20-04044
B. Loesing, G385-114-439216
K. Giltner, G358-103-421023
K. Cochran, G284-101-252110
D. Rinksalis122-23-44047
J. Byrd111-30-12202
L. Skinner101-20-02242
L. Brown40-00-00010
M. Steelman22-30-00006
J. Swinton20-00-00000
J. Tecklenburg20-00-00100
T. Wagener20-00-00000
Totals 32-5215-1930201988
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