Scores

Final

UNC Greensboro 59

(3-11, 1-2 Southern)

W Carolina 62

(7-9, 4-0 Southern)

2:00 PM ET, January 12, 2013

Ramsey Center, Cullowhee, North Carolina

1 2 T
UNCG 23 3659
WCU 24 3862

Top Performers

UNC Greensboro: D. Armstrong 25 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

Western Carolina: T. Sumler 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

W. Carolina 62, UNC-Greensboro 59

Associated Press

CULLOWHEE, N.C. -- Trey Sumler scored 17 points, and Western Carolina made 31 of 38 from the free throw line to hold off UNC Greensboro 62-59 in a Southern Conference game on Saturday afternoon.

UNCG was 13 of 22 from the line.

Preston Ross scored 12 points for the Catamounts (7-9, 4-0). The 4-0 start matches Western Carolina's best in conference play in the 1994-95 season. The Catamounts have won three in a row.

Derrell Armstrong scored 25 points, which tied a season high in an 87-80 loss to Rutgers on Nov. 25, to lead the Spartans (3-11, 1-2), and Nicholas Paulos had 10 points. They are 1-10 in the past 11 games against Western Carolina.

Western Carolina took the lead for good at 47-45 on Ross' two foul shots with 3:54 left. The Catamounts led 55-48 on Sumler's free throws at the 1:10 mark.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UNCG
WCU
Points 59 62
FG Made-Attempted 20-56 (.357) 15-47 (.319)
3P Made-Attempted 6-20 (.300) 1-13 (.077)
FT Made-Attempted 13-22 (.591) 31-38 (.816)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 28 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 6 7

2012-13 Season

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» Jan 12, 2013 @WCU 62, UNCG 59Recap
Feb 14, 2013 WCU 70, @UNCG 68Recap

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