Appalachian State vs Western Carolina

W. Carolina 70, Appalachian St. 64

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Western Carolina came back from a 10-point halftime deficit to beat Appalachian State 70-64 in a Southern Conference game on Saturday.

Tom Tankelewicz led the Catamounts (4-6, 2-0) with 19 points, Tawaski King had 14 points and eight rebounds, Trey Sumler scored 13 and James Sinclair 11.

Jay Canty led the Mountaineers (1-7, 0-1) with 22 points, Nathan Healy had 15 points and nine rebounds, and Tab Hamilton scored 10.

Western Carolina trailed 49-40 with 11:07 left in the second half but got back into it with an 8-0 run and tied the game at 53 on King's jumper with 6:28 remaining. The Catamounts took a 57-55 lead with 5:01 left on King's two free throws. Tankelewicz's 3-pointer made it 69-64 for the Catamounts with 28 seconds left.

Appalachian State led 36-26 at the half, with the Mountaineers making 10 of 15 foul shots, the Catamounts 2 of 4.

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Scoreboard
Appalachian State (1-7)362864
Western Carolina (4-6) «264470

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Appalachian State Mountaineers
J. Canty, F407-156-983122
N. Healy, F374-106-792315
M. Obacha, F282-33-65047
T. Hamilton, G334-101-232410
J. Trice, G252-110-02025
C. Burgess222-40-01114
B. Okam120-21-44031
T. Baskin20-00-01000
F. Eaves10-00-00000
Totals 21-5517-283681864
 38.2%60.7% 
Western Carolina Catamounts
T. King, F384-136-881314
P. Ross, F151-42-42124
T. Sumler, G403-107-1061113
T. Tankelewicz, G367-100-040319
J. Sinclair, G314-72-272412
B. Boggs324-100-05038
J. Mendenhall60-10-00000
M. Brown20-00-00000
T. Brummitt00-00-00000
Totals 23-5517-243551670
 41.8%70.8% 
Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-03-0205
UT-Arlington0-01-02
Coast. Car.0-02-153
Georgia St.0-02-1294
UL Lafayette0-02-153
App. St.0-02-2340
Troy0-02-2180
Arkansas St.0-01-2279
S. Alabama0-01-2117
UL-Monroe0-01-2123
Little Rock0-00-2330
Texas St.0-00-2294

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Furman0-02-0241
Mercer0-03-1205
UNC-Green.0-02-1128
Chattanooga0-01-285
Citadel0-01-2317
ETSU0-01-2257
Samford0-01-2194
W. Carolina0-01-273
Wofford0-01-2294
VMI0-00-2128
 
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