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Final

Appalachian St 91

(5-7, 1-1 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, December 30, 2010

    Holmes Convocation Center, Boone, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    MLG 36 3571
    APP 43 4891

    Top Performers

    Milligan: C. Seymour 16 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Appalachian State: D. Sims 24 Pts, 9 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    Appalachian St. 91, Milligan 71

    Associated Press

    BOONE, N.C. -- Donald Sims scored 24 points to become Appalachian State's career scoring leader as the Mountaineers defeated Milligan 91-71 on Thursday night.

    Sims has 1,803 points, surpassing Don King (1958-61), who scored 1,794. Sims was 7 of 13 from the field and 8 of 9 from the free-throw line.

    Jeremi Booth scored 25 points to lead Appalachian State (5-7), which snapped a three-game skid.

    Andre Peterson added 20 for the Mountaineers, who shot 50 percent from the field (32 of 64), and 41.7 percent from 3-point range (10 of 24). They also had a 47-32 rebounding edge.

    Appalachian State led 43-36 at halftime, then opened the second half with an 8-0 run to push the lead into double figures for good.

    Cordero Seymour led the NAIA Buffaloes (3-9) with 16 points on 6-of-9 shooting. Justin Sylvester had 15 and Hudson Fricke 14 for Milligan, which shot 42.9 percent (24 of 56).

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    MLG
    APP
    Points 71 91
    FG Made-Attempted 24-56 (.429) 32-64 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-20 (.350) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-28 (.571) 17-30 (.567)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 25 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 20

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