Scores

Final

UNC Greensboro 69

(2-6, 0-2 Southern)

W Carolina 73

(5-4, 2-0 Southern)

    4:30 PM ET, December 3, 2011

    Ramsey Center, Cullowhee, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    UNCG 36 3369
    WCU 34 3973

    Top Performers

    UNC Greensboro: A. Brackett 13 Pts, 13 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Western Carolina: B. Boggs 17 Pts, 8 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    W. Carolina 73, UNC-Greensboro 69

    Associated Press

    CULLOWHEE, N.C. -- Harouna Mutombo led four Western Carolina players in double figures with 18 points and the Catamounts defeated UNC Greensboro 73-69 on Saturday.

    Brandon Boggs added 17 points, Keaton Cole 15 and Trey Sumler 10 for Western Carolina (5-4, 2-0 Southern Conference).

    UNC Greensboro led 36-34 at halftime, and opened up the second half with five straight points.

    The Spartans then went up 44-43, before Western Carolina outscored them 6-2 to lead 49-46 on Trey Sumler's free throws with 12:12 remaining. The Catamounts wouldn't trail the rest of the way.

    Western Carolina, which won their third straight, outrebounded the Spartans 40-37 and outscored them 14-10 on second-chance points.

    Aaron Brackett tallied a double-double for UNC Greensboro (2-6, 0-2) with 13 points and 13 rebounds. Drew Parker added 14 points, Korey Van Dussen 13 and Trevis Simpson 12 for the Spartans, who lost their third straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UNCG
    WCU
    Points 69 73
    FG Made-Attempted 24-55 (.436) 24-61 (.393)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-18 (.389) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-20 (.700) 15-20 (.750)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 8

    2011-12 Season

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