Scores

Final

Davidson 73

(7-8, 1-3 Southern)

W Carolina 81

(6-10, 2-2 Southern)

    Coverage: FULLCT/ESPN3

    12:00 PM ET, January 8, 2011

    Ramsey Center, Cullowhee, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    DAV 27 4673
    WCU 38 4381

    Top Performers

    Davidson: D. Brooks 11 Pts, 12 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

    Western Carolina: T. Sumler 24 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    W. Carolina 81, Davidson 73

    Associated Press

    CULLOWHEE, N.C. -- Trey Sumler scored 24 points, making four 3-pointers, to lead Western Carolina to an 81-73 win over Davidson in Southern Conference play on Saturday.

    Harouna Mutombo and Mike Williams each scored 13 points for the Catamounts (6-10, 2-2), who have won two in a row after losing all six of their games in December.

    Western Carolina never trailed in the contest, shooting 50 percent (26 of 52) from the floor in the game.

    Sumler's 3-pointer with 9:53 left in the second half gave the Catamounts a 57-47 lead. The Wildcats (7-8, 1-3) cut the margin to five points when Jake Cohen knocked down a jumper with 6:53 remaining, but Davidson did not pull closer the rest of the way.

    JP Kuhlman and Nik Cochran had 13 points apiece for the Wildcats, who shot 41.1 percent from the floor. De'Mon Brooks finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    DAV
    WCU
    Points 73 81
    FG Made-Attempted 23-56 (.411) 26-52 (.500)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-24 (.292) 6-15 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 20-32 (.625) 23-31 (.742)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 14

    2010-11 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 8, 2011 @WCU 81, DAV 73Recap