Wofford 56
Wcarolina 57
Date of game: 2/11/2013

Recap: Western Carolina vs. Wofford

Cullowhee, NC (Sports Network) - Trey Sumler finished with 26 points, including the game-winning jumper with just two seconds remaining, as the Western Carolina Catamounts defeated the Wofford Terriers in thrilling fashion, 57-56, in a Southern Conference clash at the Ramsey Center.

Sumler shot 9-of-17 from the field, including 4-of-7 from 3-point range for WCU (10-15, 7-6 SoCon), which has won two straight on the heels of four consecutive losses. Sumler also paced the squad with eight rebounds and three steals.

For Wofford (10-16, 4-9), Spencer Collins scored 20 points and Karl Cochran chipped in 19 points. Lee Skinner hauled in 10 rebounds for the Terriers, who had won their previous two contests.

Neither team shot greater than 37 percent from the field in the first half, but WCU was able to take a 28-23 lead into intermission by shooting 4-of-11 from 3-point range. Wofford was just 2-of-8 from beyond the arc.

With the help of a 16-4 run midway through the second half, the Terriers took a 48-41 lead with just over eight minutes left in the game. WCU climbed back to take a 55-54 advantage with 30 seconds remaining on a Sumler layup, and while Wofford retook the lead on its next possession on a Collins jumper, the Catamounts had the final say with Sumler's heroics in the waning seconds.

WCU had a 35-26 advantage on the glass and outscored Wofford in the paint, 26-12.

Game Notes

Gardner to start for embattled Michigan

Devin Gardner will return to the starting quarterback position for Michigan when the struggling Wolverines take the field Saturday at Rutgers following a tumultous week for the program.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Stewart still coping with tragedy

Seven weeks after his involvement in an accident that took the life of Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race on a dirt track in Upstate New York, Tony Stewart continues to deal with emotions surrounding the tragic incident.

Nothin' but Net: Coaching hot seat already burning

With NBA Media Day barely behind us, it's perfect fair and reasonable to already speculate as to which coaches will be fired soonest.

2014-15 San Jose Sharks Preview

In another move that bucks tradition, the Sharks completely revamped their on- ice leadership structure not by selecting new players to wear the precious singular letters on their uniforms, but by stripping the captaincy from Joe Thornton, removing the alternate tag from Patrick Marleau and leaving the other "A" vacant after Dan Boyle signed as a free agent with the Rangers.

Latest Sports Photos
Latest Sports Photos
0 Votes
Team CHOCOLATE MILK member Owen Hammond recovers post-race with lowfat chocolate milk after finishing 140.6 miles at IRONMAN Chattanooga.

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 ...
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.