Scores

Final

Elon 76

(10-12, 4-7 Southern)

Chattanooga 85

(13-10, 9-2 Southern)

6:00 PM ET, January 29, 2011

McKenzie Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee

1 2 T
ELON 25 5176
CHAT 40 4585

Top Performers

Elon: D. Spradlin 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Chattanooga: C. Early 21 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Blk

Chattanooga 85, Elon 76

Associated Press

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. -- Chris Early scored 21 points and Chattanooga pulled away for an 85-76 victory over Elon on Saturday.

Omar Wattad added 19 points for the Mocs (13-10, 9-2 Southern Conference), who had 46 rebounds and 23 assists to only 12 turnovers.

Chattanooga built a 17-point first-half lead, but Elon (10-12, 4-7) tied the score at 58 on Ryley Beaumont's layup with 9:46 left in the game. The Mocs retook the lead and pushed it to 75-66 on DeAntre Jefferson's free throws with 2:39 to play.

They sealed it with six free throws in the final 43 seconds.

Chattanooga shot 59.1 percent from the field (13 of 22) -- 5 of 8 from the 3-point line -- in the second half and made 11 3-pointers in the game.

Keegan Bell and Ricky Taylor scored 15 points each for the Mocs.

Drew Spradlin had 21 points and eight rebounds and Chris Long added 17 points and eight assists for Elon.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
ELON
CHAT
Points 76 85
FG Made-Attempted 29-70 (.414) 29-61 (.475)
3P Made-Attempted 12-38 (.316) 11-27 (.407)
FT Made-Attempted 6-8 (.750) 16-26 (.615)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 8 (0/0)
Largest Lead 4 17

2010-11 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Dec 17, 2010 CHAT 71, @ELON 65Recap
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