College of Charleston vs Kent State

Coll. of Charleston 80, Kent St. 73

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KENT, Ohio (AP) - Nori Johnson scored 27 points, Trent Wiedeman recorded a double-double and College of Charleston held off a late rally by Kent State in an 80-73 win on Saturday night.

Wiedeman finished with 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Cougars (17-11) in the Bracket Busters matchup. Antwaine Wiggins had 17 points and eight rebounds.

College of Charleston led 67-48 - its largest of the game - when Jordan Scott knocked down a 3-pointer with 8:58 left in the second half. Kent State would not go away easily, answering with an 18-1 run that spanned over the next five minutes to cut lead to 68-66.

Randal Holt made three 3-pointers and Charlton Guyton had two from beyond the arc during the spurt for Kent State. However, the Golden Flashes (19-7) were unable to pull to closer, as Wiggins scored seven points in the last two minutes to help the Cougars prevail.

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Scoreboard
College of Charleston (17-11) «364480
Kent State (19-7)334073

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College of Charleston Cougars
T. Wiedeman, F394-116-8130214
A. Wiggins, F393-1010-1681117
A. Baru, F211-11-43133
N. Johnson, G378-136-631227
A. Lawrence, G271-40-03852
M. Sundberg232-32-22008
J. Scott143-41-11229
Totals 22-4626-3734131580
 47.8%70.3% 
Kent State Golden Flashes
M. Henniger, F184-71-26029
J. Manns, C244-100-18028
C. Guyton, G347-160-002316
M. Porrini, G332-123-69548
R. Holt, G263-110-00529
C. Evans266-124-4130316
E. Gaines212-83-43257
P. Jackson120-10-03020
D. Manley40-10-00000
K. Brewer20-00-00000
Totals 28-7811-1747142373
 35.9%64.7% 
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ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329

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Akron13-427-958
Ohio10-720-11118
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Buffalo10-717-15146
Bowling Green7-1013-19225
Miami (Ohio)4-1311-21301
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Ball St.10-721-13169
W. Michigan10-716-16174
Toledo8-917-17156
E. Michigan7-1016-17175
N. Illinois7-1015-17239
C. Michigan6-1116-16216
 
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