Scores

Final

Samford 64

(1-5, 0-5 away)

W Kentucky 67

(3-1, 3-0 home)

8:00 PM ET, November 23, 2013

E.A. Diddle Arena, Bowling Green, Kentucky

1 2 T
SAM 31 3364
WKU 34 3367

Top Performers

Samford: I. Williams 15 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Ast

Western Kentucky: T. Price 28 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

Western Kentucky squeaks by Samford 67-64

Associated Press

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- T.J. Price scored 28 points and pulled down 6 rebounds as Western Kentucky squeaked by Samford 67-64 Saturday night.

George Fant contributed 17 points.

Samford (1-5) had eased to a 51-43 advantage at the 8:08 mark when Western Kentucky (3-1) went on a 9-1 run to tie the score at 52 on a Fant layup. Brandon Price hit a 3-point jumper then a layup to give the Hilltoppers a 57-54 lead at 3:41. Caden Dickerson hit a 3-pointer, his only points of the night, to give the Hilltoppers at 60-57 lead at the 2:54 mark. Samford could not regain the advantage as the Hilltoppers made 5 of 6 free throws to guard their lead.

Western Kentucky was 15 of 20 from the free throw line while Samford was only 5-for-9

Isaiah Williams led Samford, contributing 15 points, hitting 5 of 6 3-pointers. Tim Williams had 11 points and 8 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SAM
WKU
Points 64 67
FG Made-Attempted 28-50 (.560) 22-45 (.489)
3P Made-Attempted 3-9 (.333) 8-21 (.381)
FT Made-Attempted 5-9 (.556) 15-20 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 13 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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