Scores

Final

W Kentucky 55

(23-8, 12-2 Sun Belt)

South Carolina 74

(19-15, 6-10 SEC)

    7:00 PM ET, March 15, 2006

    Colonial Life Arena, Columbia, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    WKU 18 3755
    SCAR 33 4174

    Top Performers

    Western Kentucky: A. Winchester 20 Pts, 16 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    South Carolina: T. Kinsey 23 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 4 Stl

    Western Kentucky Hilltoppers
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    D. Emerson, F111-10-001012
    E. Wilborn, F-C386-71-4491413
    T. Rogers, G374-110-014119
    A. Winchester, G367-212-23162420
    B. Callier, G231-52-211005
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    J. Campbell, G242-40-001214
    B. Siakam, F100-00-000020
    M. Walker, F111-10-001012
    M. Maresca, F100-10-000120
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    22-515-893371655
    43.1%62.5% 
    TEAM REBS: 2
    TURNOVERS: 23 (E Wilborn 4, A Winchester 5, B Callier 4, T Rogers 4, M Maresca 1, J Campbell 4, D Emerson 1)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 2 (E Wilborn 2)
    STEALS: 6 (E Wilborn 1, A Winchester 1, T Rogers 1, M Walker 1, J Campbell 2)
    3-PT FGS: 6-18, .333 (A Winchester 4-9, B Callier 1-2, T Rogers 1-7)
    South Carolina Gamecocks
    STARTERSMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    A. Tisby, F-C307-102-3570216
    T. Kinsey, G368-152-2244223
    B. Wallace, F330-43-414233
    T. Kelley, G324-114-4016013
    R. Trice, F272-81-227205
    BENCHMINFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    S. McDowell, G103-41-2002010
    B. Sheldon, G-F120-30-001010
    J. Nerbun, NA10-30-000100
    D. Day, G-F31-22-201014
    R. Balkman, F160-00-002210
    TOTALSFGM-AFTM-AOFFREBASTPFPTS
    25-6015-191027191074
    41.7%78.9% 
    TEAM REBS: 3
    TURNOVERS: 11 (A Tisby 1, T Kinsey 2, R Balkman 3, T Kelley 3, D Day 1, R Trice 1)
    BLOCKED SHOTS: 8 (B Wallace 6, R Trice 2)
    STEALS: 17 (A Tisby 1, T Kinsey 4, R Balkman 1, T Kelley 3, B Wallace 4, R Trice 4)
    3-PT FGS: 9-26, .346 (T Kinsey 5-9, T Kelley 1-7, B Wallace 0-1, D Day 0-1, S McDowell 3-3, B Sheldon 0-3, R Trice 0-2)

     Technicals: None
     Officials: John Gaffney, Ron Tyburski, Tim Kelly
     Attendance: 4,732