Scores

Final

Emory 51

 

Furman 67

(1-0, 1-0 home)

    8:00 PM ET, November 14, 2008

    Timmons Arena, Greenville, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    EMY 32 1951
    FUR 36 3167

    Top Performers

    Emory: D. Curtin 18 Pts, 4 Reb

    Furman: J. Miller 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Furman 67, Emory 51

    Associated Press

    GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Jordan Miller scored 22 points to lead Furman to a 67-51 win over Emory on Friday night.

    Alex Opacic chipped in 14 points and seven rebounds for the Paladins (1-0). Miller also contributed six rebounds and four assists.

    Emory was led by Dan Curtin, who scored 18 points. The Eagles (0-1) shot 34 percent from the floor on 18-for-52 shooting. Anthony Fernandez chipped in with 11 points for the Eagles.

    Furman managed a 37-23 edge in rebounding and shot 54 percent from the field and 72 percent from the free-throw line.

    With the game tied at 32-32, Furman began a 13-2 run highlighted by seven points from Miller to open up a 45-34 lead with 15:38 left in the game. The Paladins outscored the Eagles 31-19 over the final 20 minutes while holding Emory to 28 percent shooting from the floor in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    EMY
    FUR
    Points 51 67
    FG Made-Attempted 18-52 (.346) 24-44 (.545)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-20 (.200) 6-16 (.375)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-17 (.647) 13-18 (.722)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 18

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