Scores

Final

Charleston 76

(10-5, 3-0 Southern)

Furman 72

(10-4, 2-1 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, January 6, 2011

    Timmons Arena, Greenville, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    COFC 38 3876
    FUR 37 3572

    Top Performers

    Charleston: A. Goudelock 31 Pts, 6 Reb, 8 Ast, 1 Stl

    Furman: A. Saaka 27 Pts, 7 Reb

    Coll. of Charleston 76, Furman 72

    Associated Press

    GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Andrew Goudelock scored 31 points to lead College of Charleston over Furman 76-72 on Thursday night.

    Goudelock, ranked No. 8 in the country with 22.9 points per game, was 10 of 19 from the field and 9 of 11 from the free-throw line as the Cougars (10-5, 2-0 Southern Conference) beat Furman for the sixth straight time.

    The Paladins (10-4, 2-1) tied it at 70 on Amu Saaka's jumper with 2:40 left, but Goudelock made Charleston's last six points. His jumper put the Cougars up for good, 72-70, with 41 seconds left. Then, after Saaka missed a 3-pointer with 26 seconds to go, the Charleston guard made 4 of 4 from the foul line.

    Willis Hall added 11 points and Donavan Monroe chipped in 10 for the Cougars, who shot 55.8 percent from the field (29 of 52).

    Saaka led Furman with 27 points and Justin Dehm added 12.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    COFC
    FUR
    Points 76 72
    FG Made-Attempted 29-52 (.558) 28-63 (.444)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-14 (.500) 7-22 (.318)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 9-11 (.818)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 1

    2010-11 Season

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