Charleston Southern vs E. Tennessee State

Charleston Southern 72, ETSU 51

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) - Arlon Harper scored 25 points, including 20 in the first half, as Charleston Southern dominated East Tennessee State 72-51 Tuesday night in a nonconference showdown.

Jeremy Sexton added 15 points, and Cedrick Bowen chipped in with 14 points off the bench for Charleston Southern (4-5).

Tied at 16 with 9:05 remaining in the first half, Charleston Southern closed out the period on a 21-2 run to take a 37-18 lead into halftime.

Charleston Southern shot 50 percent (13 for 26) in the first half compared to East Tennessee State shooting 28.6 percent (8 for 28).

After cutting the lead to single digits in the second half, 49-41 with 10:38 left to play, East Tennessee State (2-7) was outscored 23-10 the rest of the way.

Charleston Southern dominated on the boards 42-28.

Lester Wilson scored 16 points to lead East Tennessee State, which has now lost four straight.

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Scoreboard
Charleston Southern (4-5) «373572
E. Tennessee State (2-7)183351

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Charleston Southern Buccaneers
P. Gombwer, F320-30-08420
A. Fullah, F142-40-01114
J. Sexton, G376-110-062115
A. Harper, G369-143-461125
S. Nimley, G271-83-32346
C. Bowen244-86-871014
S. Strickland133-50-13127
M. Bernard70-00-01000
M. Kennedy60-00-02010
M. Deter20-00-00000
J. Williams20-01-21001
Totals 25-5313-1842131272
 47.2%72.2% 
E. Tennessee State Buccaneers
L. Wilson, F396-150-061216
H. Harris, F243-51-13147
K. Gadsden-Gilliard, F210-20-03220
J. Jones, G406-200-053313
R. Rembert, G282-70-13105
Y. Barrueta161-21-25123
J. Walton152-31-10005
M. Stramaglia120-40-00130
T. Halvorsen51-10-01012
Totals 21-593-528101751
 35.6%60% 
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Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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BGSU 53
WIN 55 Final
OHST 65
RICH 59 Final
KAN 87
ORAL 64 Final
ARIZ 89
STAN 79 Final
NCST 88
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