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Coastal Carolina 109, Ohio Valley 76

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) -- Pele Paelay scored 20 points and pulled down
eight rebounds as Coastal Carolina beat Ohio Valley 109-76
Wednesday night.

The Division II Fighting Scots (3-6) led three times in the
first half, including 11-10 with just over 13 minutes until
halftime.

But the Chanticleers (5-4) scored the next 17 points of the game
and never led by less than 12 points the rest of the way.

Coastal Carolina shot 58.9 percent (43-for-73) and made 12 of
its 26 3-pointers, while Ohio Valley was 49.2 percent (30-for-61)
from the field and made seven of 14 from behind the arc.

But the Fighting Scots turned the ball over 26 times, compared
to 13 turnovers for the Chanticleers.

Jack Leasure added 19 points, nine assists, five steals, three
rebounds for Coastal Carolina, who topped the 100-point mark for
the first time since December 2003.

Will Spencer led Ohio Valley with 18 points, while Chris Cobbina
added 17.