Scores

Final

Furman 66

(6-17, 3-9 Southern)

Appalachian St 72

(11-13, 7-6 Southern)

    8:00 PM ET, February 11, 2013

    Holmes Convocation Center, Boone, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    FUR 28 3866
    APP 34 3872

    Top Performers

    Furman: S. Croone 20 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Appalachian St: N. Healy 14 Pts, 12 Reb, 2 Blk

    Appalachian St. 72, Furman 66

    Associated Press

    BOONE, N.C. -- Nathan Healy finished with a double-double, 14 points and 12 rebounds, to lift Appalachian State over Furman 72-66 Monday night in Southern Conference play.

    Michael Obacha, Jay Canty and Mike Neal each scored 14 points to help Appalachian State (11-13, 7-6) win for the third time in four games.

    Trailing 64-60 at the 2:30 mark, Larry Wideman made a 3-pointer for Furman (6-17, 3-9) to cut the lead to one, 64-63 with 1:31 left to play. That was the closest the Paladins would get.

    Canty converted a three-point play for the Mountaineers on the ensuing possession to extend the lead to 67-63 with 1:07 remaining.

    Appalachian state made 5 of its last 6 free throws to close out Furman.

    The Mountaineers led by as many as 18 points, while the Paladins never led.

    Furman, which has lost four in a row, was led by Stephen Croone with 20 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    FUR
    APP
    Points 66 72
    FG Made-Attempted 22-51 (.431) 24-51 (.471)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-15 (.400) 5-11 (.455)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 19-25 (.760)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 18

    2012-13 Season

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