Wofford 65
Furman 69
Date of game: 1/14/2013

Recap: Furman vs. Wofford

Greenville, SC (Sports Network) - Kendrec Ferrara finished with 17 points as the Furman Paladins held off the Wofford Terriers for a 69-65 decision in a Southern Conference tilt at Timmons Arena.

Larry Wideman added 11 points for Furman (4-11, 1-3 SoCon), which snapped a six-game losing streak with the win. Bryant Irwin provided 10 points while Charlie Reddick tallied eight points and pulled down nine boards.

Spencer Collins paced Wofford (7-10, 1-3) with 18 points while Karl Cochran added 17. Lee Skinner chipped in 13 points and eight boards for the Terriers as they lost for the fourth time in five outings.

Furman drained 7-of-11 from beyond the arc to help build a sizeable 40-25 halftime lead. The Terriers shot 40.7 percent from the floor, but knocked down just 1-of-7 from 3-point range in the opening 20 minutes.

Although the Paladins hit 58.8 percent of their shots from the field after the break, Wofford battled back by forcing 14 turnovers and pulling down 18 rebounds to the hosts 10. Cochran poured in 15 points and Collins netted 14 more in the second period as the Terriers managed to cut the deficit to one point at 64-63 with 1:58 remaining. After Reddick made 1-of-2 at the charity stripe to make it a two-point affair, Austin drilled a 3-point dagger with 17 seconds to seal the deal for Furman.

Wofford lost despite holding a 38-18 advantage in points in the paint in addition to its 32-25 edge in the rebounding battle.

Game Notes

Austin Peay dismisses running back Williams

Austin Peay State University said it has dismissed leading returning rusher Omar Williams from the football team for academic reasons on Friday.

NASCAR News
Harvick claims Darlington pole

Kevin Harvick became the eighth different pole winner in as many Sprint Cup Series races this season after posting the fastest lap in the final round of Friday's knockout-style qualifying for the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway.

Report: Raiders to cut Pryor if they can't trade him

The Oakland Raiders will cut quarterback Terrelle Pryor on Monday if they are unable to trade him, according to Fox Sports.

Brewers, Pirates benches empty after Gomez triple

Benches cleared and punches were thrown in Sunday's game between the Brewers and Pirates at PNC Park after Milwaukee's Carlos Gomez tripled off Gerrit Cole in the third inning.

Raptors GM Ujiri apologizes for expletive

Toronto Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri made disparaging remarks towards the Brooklyn Nets during a fan rally outside the Air Canada Centre prior to Saturday's Game 1 of the teams' Eastern Conference quarterfinal series.

Blackhawks' Seabrook suspended 3 games

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook has been suspended three games for his hit on St. Louis Blues captain David Backes late in Game 2 of their Western Conference quarterfinal series.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
a skydiver was injured when attempting to land in a pre game show at the Lookouts opening game on 4/3/2014

0 Votes
SEC Champions Alabama created by artist Ben Teeter S/N C.O.A. available for the dedicated Alabama fan!

1 Vote
first catch of the season looks like a good year

0 Votes
Gina McLeroy Spring City, TN

0 Votes
Our Son Brandon McLeroy MTSU Football 2011 Gina McLeroy Spring City TN

1 Vote
this is James Howard telling Gracie what to do.

0 Votes
Riverbend fun!

0 Votes
I nees a four letter word for the outside layer of a tree.

0 Votes
Cameron is a rising athlete. He has a God given talent for the game of football. This picture is of him stopping the ball carrier in our game in the ...

1 Vote
Our Lookout Valley 9/10 year old team went to a tournament in Knoxville called The Battle of the Rocky Top. They went throught the tournament undefeated and won the championship ...
Featured Partners
www.baylorschool.org/summer
Experience Baylor summer camp - a 70 year tradition of summer fun and adventure. What are you waiting for? Make the most of summer by signing up today!
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
www.STNS.org
Register now for St. Nicholas summer camp whose mission & purpose is to provide a fun learning experience for children, developing physical, cultural, social and intellectual abilities.
www.bojangles.com
Click here to enter for your chance to win a Bojangles Breakfast Combo. Then, watch WDEF News 12 This Morning for daily winner announcements!
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.