High Point vs Chattanooga

Chattanooga 68, High Point 61

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CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Ronrico White netted a career-high 21 points and Chattanooga topped High Point 68-61 Friday night in first-round action at the Dr. Pepper Classic.

White was 5-of-10 shooting and 9 of 11 from the foul line, while Z. Mason netted 15 points with nine rebounds for the Mocs (4-8).

John Brown again paced the High Point (4-7) offense with 23 points and 16 rebounds and is averaging 22.4 points and 10.8 boards over his past four games.

The Mocs entered with the 26th best rebound margin (plus-8.1) in the country, but Brown helped the Panthers win the battle on the glass 45-32.

Devante Wallace pulled High Point within 62-61 with a 3-pointer with 31 seconds left, but White hit 4 of 4 free throws and Mason 2 of 2 to close out the scoring.

Chattanooga is 37-6 all-time in its holiday tournament, including 22-1 in the opening round.

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High Point (4-7)322961
Chattanooga (4-8) «303868

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High Point Panthers
J. Brown, F338-157-11160323
B. Mikulic, F190-40-04020
A. Weary, G336-103-413215
J. Simms, G170-20-00230
D. Edwards, G161-40-23042
L. Cugini272-70-012514
D. McGaughy220-10-01340
D. Wallace204-102-213213
C. Law82-60-02034
H. McIntyre50-00-02010
Totals 23-5912-1945162561
 39%63.2% 
Chattanooga Mocs
Z. Mason, F305-95-691215
D. Zlovaric, F182-50-02044
R. White, G355-109-1164221
G. McGhee, G315-112-622212
F. Cobb, G241-90-03212
M. Bareika202-52-20226
S. Watson181-20-12152
J. Bryant140-02-23022
A. Bran52-30-00004
E. Robertson50-10-03010
Totals 23-5520-2832122168
 41.8%71.4% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Liberty0-08-3201
Winthrop0-06-4180
Presbyterian0-06-5250
UNC-Ash.0-06-5160
Campbell0-05-5313
Radford0-05-5141
Char. So.0-04-5326
High Point0-04-6305
Gardner-Webb0-04-8278
Longwood0-03-8349

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Furman0-09-3108
UNC-Green.0-08-389
Wofford0-07-4153
ETSU0-06-4129
Mercer0-06-5123
VMI0-05-5297
Chattanooga0-05-6275
Citadel0-05-6309
W. Carolina0-04-7186
Samford0-03-8269
 
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