Charleston 34 29 63
Wmmary 25 49 74
Date of game: 1/27/2014

Recap: William & Mary vs. Coll of Charleston

Williamsburg, VA (SportsNetwork.com) - Marcus Thornton finished with a game- high 26 points in leading the William & Mary Tribe to a 74-63 victory over the College of Charleston Cougars in Colonial Athletic Association action at Kaplan Arena.

Brandon Britt chipped in 15 points off the bench for William & Mary (12-7, 4-2 CAA), which has won three of its last four.

Anthony Stitt paced Charleston (11-11, 3-4) with 18 points. Anthony Thomas added 16 points and Willis Hall tacked on 15. Adjehi Baru tallied 10 rebounds. The Cougars have lost three of their last four.

It was Charleston that led 34-25 at halftime. The Cougars sank 48.3 percent from the floor in the first half, including a 5-of-10 performance from 3-point range. William & Mary hit on 42.3 percent from the floor and missed both attempts from beyond the arc.

The Tribe heated up in a major way after intermission, shooting 69.6 percent overall. including 7-of-11 from 3-point range. Charleston could not keep up, registering only 11 field goals in the period.

William & Mary outscored Charleston 18-3 off of turnovers and 13-5 at the free-throw line.

Game Notes

Memphis, Fuente agree to extension

With the school's first bowl appearance in six years on the horizon, Memphis announced Thursday it has awarded head football coach Justin Fuente with a contract extension.

Padres acquire Norris from A's

The San Diego Padres' busy offseason continued on Thursday when the club acquired power-hitting catcher Derek Norris from Oakland.

Canadiens' Pacioretty exits after check

Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty left Thursday night's game against Anaheim in the third period after hitting the boards on a hard check.

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.