College of Charleston vs Charleston Southern

Coll. of Charleston 72, Charleston Southern 67

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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Anthony Stitt and Andrew Lawrence scored 18 points each as the College of Charleston held off a late rally by Charleston Southern 72-67 Wednesday night.

After the Cougars (4-2) led 66-52 with 5:34 to play, the Buccaneers (2-4) reeled off 12 consecutive points. Saah Nimley and Arlon Harper, who finished with 20 points apiece, scored 10 of the Bucs' points in that run.

Harper buried a 3-pointer to make it a one-point game, 68-67, with 41 seconds left after Lawrence hit two free throws for the Cougars. Harper was unsuccessful on his next two 3-point tries, however, as Lawrence secured the game for College of Charleston with four free throws in the final 31 seconds.

The teams played at Charleston Southern's 881-seat Buccaneer Field House for the first time since 1992. Games hosted by Charleston Southern in the rivalry since then were played at the larger North Charleston Coliseum.

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Scoreboard
College of Charleston (4-2) «413172
Charleston Southern (1-5)412667

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College of Charleston Cougars
A. Thomas, F394-80-05339
A. Baru, F-C364-63-481411
W. Hall, F285-130-071311
A. Lawrence, G334-136-686318
A. Stitt, G296-74-404218
N. Johnson, G-F171-40-13112
T. Johnson, G-F100-00-01000
M. Sundberg, F81-30-02023
Total 25-5413-1539161872
 46.3%86.7% 
Charleston Southern Buccaneers
M. Muo, F291-36-68038
P. Gombwer, F131-50-04023
A. Fullah, F-C284-60-23018
S. Nimley, G367-135-503220
A. Harper, G308-163-430220
C. Bowen, F283-60-03006
J. Sexton, G171-50-00012
M. Bernard, G-F140-10-03040
S. Strickland, G50-30-01000
Total 25-5814-172731567
 43.1%82.4% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Charleston0-02-1152
Delaware0-02-1279
Towson0-02-1186
UNC-Wilm.0-02-1152
Hofstra0-03-289
Elon0-03-3271
Northeastern0-02-2227
Drexel0-02-3239
Will. & Mary0-01-2308
J. Madison0-01-4135

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Radford0-02-169
Liberty0-03-2262
Char. So.0-02-2152
UNC-Ash.0-02-2327
Campbell0-01-268
High Point0-01-226
Winthrop0-01-2333
Gardner-Webb0-01-3106
Presbyterian0-01-395
Longwood0-00-3341
 
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MIST 59 Final
MIAMI 67
BOISE 83 Final
CREI 70
MER 58 Final
NMEX 76
GT 62 Final
ILL 75
OHST 68 Final
DUKE 73
NAU 50 Final
ARIZ 93
UCIRV 57 Final
UNLV 85