Scores

Final

Elon 77

(5-13, 3-5 Southern)

W Carolina 64

(7-12, 4-4 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, January 22, 2007

    Ramsey Center, Cullowhee, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    ELON 37 4077
    WCU 23 4164

    Top Performers

    Elon: L. Jordan 21 Pts, 3 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Western Carolina: A. Russell 18 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Elon 77, W. Carolina 64

    CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) -- LeVonn Jordan scored 21 points and Chris Chalko added 16 to lead Elon past Western Carolina 77-64 on Monday.

    Jordan hit 12-of-12 free throws and helped the Phoenix stay ahead of the Catamounts the whole game.

    Brett James added 10 points and Ola Atoyebi grabbed eight rebounds for Elon (5-13, 3-6 Southern Conference).

    Elon dominated the first half and led 37-23 at the break. The Phoenix increased their lead to 21 with 13:40 in the second half before the Catamounts (7-12, 4-4) gained some ground. Western Carolina trailed 64-54 with 5:09 left to play but could get no closer.

    Nick Aldridge and Antonio Russell led Western Carolina with 18 points apiece, and Aldridge also had three steals.

    The Catamounts had 15 points off of turnovers to Elon's 10 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ELON
    WCU
    Points 77 64
    FG Made-Attempted 22-43 (.512) 21-59 (.356)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-10 (.400) 3-20 (.150)
    FT Made-Attempted 29-38 (.763) 19-28 (.679)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 0

    2006-07 Season

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