Scores

Final

Samford 78

(10-15, 4-9 Southern)

Chattanooga 54

(13-13, 5-8 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, February 10, 2010

    McKenzie Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    SAM 38 4078
    CHAT 32 2254

    Top Performers

    Samford: J. Davis 30 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast

    Chattanooga: T. Patterson 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl

    Samford 78, Chattanooga 54

    Associated Press

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Josh Davis scored 30 points and Samford defeated Chattanooga 78-54 on Wednesday night.

    Davis, the Southern Conference's No. 5 3-point shooter at 2.8 3s a game, was 7 of 13 from long range (53.8 percent) to help the Bulldogs (10-15, 4-9) snap a five-game losing streak.

    The Bulldogs also defeated the Mocs for the first time since Feb. 21, 1974, snapping a 10-game losing streak.

    Samford shot 62.5 percent from behind the 3-point arc (15 of 24), and shot 61 percent from the field (25 of 41).

    The Bulldogs used a 75 percent shooting effort in the second half (12 of 16) to outscore the Mocs 40-22 after halftime.

    Jeffrey Merritt added 13 points and Trey Montgomery had 10 for Samford.

    Ty Patterson scored 15 points for Chattanooga (13-13, 5-8) and Keegan Bell added 11. Chris Early and Ricky Taylor added 10 each for the Mocs, who lost their third straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SAM
    CHAT
    Points 78 54
    FG Made-Attempted 25-41 (.610) 18-61 (.295)
    3P Made-Attempted 15-24 (.625) 12-35 (.343)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-16 (.813) 6-11 (.545)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 25 0

    2009-10 Season

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