Scores

Final 2OT

Chattanooga 85

(2-6, 0-2 Southern)

Charleston 87

(7-1, 2-0 Southern)

4:00 PM ET, December 3, 2011

1 2 OT 2OT T
CHAT 26 42 4 1385
COFC 21 47 4 1587

Top Performers

Chattanooga: C. Early 18 Pts, 8 Reb, 3 Ast

Charleston: A. Lawrence 25 Pts, 2 Reb, 5 Ast, 4 Stl

Coll. of Charleston 87, Chattanooga 85

Associated Press

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Andrew Lawrence scored a career-high 25 points and College of Charleston defeated Chattanooga 87-85 in double overtime Saturday for the Cougars' fourth straight win.

Lawrence reeled off seven points in the last 13 seconds of regulation, forcing overtime with a layup with 1 second on the clock. Charleston (7-1, 2-0 Southern Conference) had rallied from 67-63 with 12 seconds to go.

The Cougars did most of their scoring in the extra periods from the free-throw line, hitting 10 of 13 compared to 2 of 4 for the Mocs (2-6, 0-2).

Charleston led 86-82 with 9 seconds remaining, then Chattanooga's Ricky Taylor hit a 3 with 4 seconds to go. Anthony Stitt, who finished with 20 points for the Cougars, made a free throw and Keegan Bell missed the potential game-winner at the buzzer.

Trent Wiedeman had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Charleston.

Chris Early's 18 points led the Mocs.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CHAT
COFC
Points 85 87
FG Made-Attempted 30-69 (.435) 26-68 (.382)
3P Made-Attempted 14-26 (.538) 12-43 (.279)
FT Made-Attempted 11-14 (.786) 23-31 (.742)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 26 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 9 4

2011-12 Season

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