Scores

Final

Towson 58

(0-1, 0-1 away)

Charleston 75

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    7:30 PM ET, November 9, 2012

    1 2 T
    TOWS 14 4458
    COFC 40 3575

    Top Performers

    Towson: B. Dixon 15 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    College Of Charleston: A. Lawrence 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    Coll. of Charleston 75, Towson 58

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Trent Wiedeman scored 17 points to lead College of Charleston to a 75-58 victory over Towson Friday night in the season opener for both teams.

    It was the first victory for first-year Cougars' coach Doug Wojcik, who took over the reins of the program after the retirement of Bobby Cremins in March.

    Andrew Lawrence, a London native, scored 16 points, and Anthony Thomas and Anthony Stitt scored 12 points each for Charleston, which led 40-14 at the break.

    The Cougars shot 56.3 percent for the game, including 44.4 percent on 3-pointers. The winning margin could have been larger, but the Cougars shot only 58.6 percent from the free-throw line.

    Jerrelle Benimon led the Tigers with a game-high 23 points, Bilal Dixon had 15 and grabbed 10 rebounds and Kris Walden had 10 points. Towson shot only 36.8 percent from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    TOWS
    COFC
    Points 58 75
    FG Made-Attempted 21-57 (.368) 27-48 (.563)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-12 (.333) 4-9 (.444)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-17 (.706) 17-29 (.586)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 33

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