Scores

Final

W Carolina 54

(8-20, 3-12 Southern)

Appalachian St 72

(16-10, 9-6 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, February 22, 2005

    Holmes Convocation Center, Boone, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    WCU 30 2454
    APP 32 4072

    Top Performers

    Western Carolina: D. Berghoefer 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast

    Appalachian St: H. Jones 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

    Appalachian St. 72, Western Carolina 54

    BOONE, N.C. (AP) -- Herbert Jones scored 18 points and Chris McFarland added 17 points and nine rebounds to help Appalachian State beat Western Carolina 72-54 Tuesday night.

    Noah Brown added 12 points for the Mountaineers (16-10, 9-6 Southern Conference).

    David Berghoefer had 16 points and nine rebounds for Western Carolina (8-20, 3-12). The rest of the team shot a combined 26 percent from the field and no other player scored more than eight points.

    Both teams shot less than 40 percent in the first half and Western Carolina trailed just 32-30 at halftime.

    The Catamounts made just 9-of-30 attempts in the second half and were just 2 of 12 from 3-point range as they slipped further behind.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WCU
    APP
    Points 54 72
    FG Made-Attempted 21-68 (.309) 28-68 (.412)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-24 (.208) 8-24 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 7-12 (.583) 8-14 (.571)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 21

    2004-05 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Feb 7, 2005 APP 74, @WCU 71Recap
    » Feb 22, 2005 @APP 72, WCU 54Recap