Scores

Final

W Carolina 65

(4-6, 0-2 Southern)

Chattanooga 67

(4-5, 2-0 Southern)

    Coverage: FOXCS

    1:00 PM ET, December 4, 2010

    McKenzie Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee

    1 2 T
    WCU 16 4965
    CHAT 23 4467

    Top Performers

    Western Carolina: M. Williams 21 Pts, 1 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl, 2 Blk

    Chattanooga: K. Bell 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast

    Chattanooga 67, W. Carolina 65

    Associated Press

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Ricky Taylor scored nine of his 11 points in the final 4:53 as Chattanooga defeated Western Carolina 67-65 in a Southern Conference game on Saturday.

    Keegan Bell led the Mocs (4-5, 2-0) with 13 points and Chris Early had 12. They combined with Taylor to go 17 of 19 from the free-throw line, including 9 of 10 in the final minute.

    Chattanooga was 26 of 37 overall at the line for the game, to 14 of 26 for the Catamounts (4-6, 0-2).

    Mike Williams scored 21 points and Keaton Cole 17 for Western Carolina. Cole hit a pair of 3-pointers early in the second half, when the Catamounts used a 14-3 burst to take a 30-26 lead after trailing 23-16 at halftime.

    Troy Cage scored all five of his points for Chattanooga during a 16-4 run that gave the Mocs a 46-38 lead with 8:30 remaining.

    Tawaski King added 12 rebounds and nine points for Western Carolina.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WCU
    CHAT
    Points 65 67
    FG Made-Attempted 21-65 (.323) 18-50 (.360)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-32 (.281) 5-17 (.294)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-26 (.538) 26-37 (.703)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 8

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