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Furman 64, Campbell 52

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) -- Guards Ben Earle and Tony Carter
combined for half of Furman's scoring in a 64-52 win against
Campbell in the season opener for both teams Friday night.

Earle and Carter scored 16 each and Eric Webb added 13 as the
Paladins handed the Camels their 33rd-straight road loss dating
back to January 2002.

Anthony Atkinson scored 12 to lead Campbell, which led only once
at 30-28 on Atkinson's 3-pointer late in the first half.

Carter scored 11 in the second half as Furman steadily built on
a four-point halftime lead. Carter's 3-pointer with 14:37 remaining
put the Paladins up by eight at 42-34 and his drive with 3:10 left
made it a 12-point game at 58-46.

Earle had 13 in the first half including the go-ahead points on
a layup and free throw for a 31-30 lead two minutes before
intermission.