ELON, N.C. (AP) -- Chris Brown scored 19 points -- 12 in the final
5:13 -- to lift Chattanooga past Elon 73-67 in a Southern Conference
matchup on Monday.
Casey Long had his first double-double of the season with 13
points and 11 rebounds plus six assists while Alphonso Pugh posted
12 points off the bench for the Mocs (10-3, 3-0).Chris Chalko scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds off the
bench for the Phoenix (2-14, 0-3). Le'Vonn Jordan and Brian Waters
added 13 points apiece. Jordan added seven rebounds.Chattanooga led 34-32 at the break.Chalko's 3-pointer with 8:22 remaining in the second half capped
a 12-2 run and put the Phoenix ahead 51-50. The Phoenix would take
the lead only one more time.The Mocs used a 14-5 run led by Brown to retake the lead at
66-61 with 3:15 remaining. The Mocs converted 5-of-7 free throws in
the final 2:20 to keep Elon at bay.