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

Johnson headlines FCS players of the week

In 2013, the Montana State Bobcats made a bit of an offensive switch, going from a pass-heavy system to a more run- integrated style of play. The reason wasn't because the team was unstable at quarterback, but rather due to the fact the Bobcats were loaded at the running back position.

Steelers to bring back Harrison

After losing a pair of starting linebackers to injuries in their last game, the Pittsburgh Steelers are set to bring back a familiar face.

Former NBA center Jones passes away

Caldwell Jones, who played 14 seasons in the NBA and twice earned All-Defensive Team honors, died Sunday from a heart attack at the age of 64.

Giroux hurt as Flyers open camp

Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux is expected to be sidelined approximately two weeks after suffering an undisclosed lower-body injury on the first day of training camp.

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.eastridgeretirementcenter.com
The newly modeled East Ridge Residence is a must see with its spacious comfortable apartments. Plus, 3 delicious meals daily, geriatric physician, home healthcare services and fun festive activities. Schedule your visit today!
www.ameripriseadvisors.com/james.m.scotchie
Together we can make a confident retirement possible. Simply click to get started with your private wealth advisor. Talk to Jimmy Scotchie, Certified Financial Planner.
www.comcast.com/cable-internet-packages.html
Get started at $79.99 a month for 12 months. Plus, get a $75 VISA® Prepaid card.
 
Supermarket Guru
From The Archives
Scenic City Roots
Through Irish Eyes
Brand News
Prime Mashup
What's Trending
Megan Wise Goes Outside
Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.