Recap - Western Carolina Defeats Furman 79-65

Recap - Western Carolina Defeats Furman 79-65

Trey Sumler scored 24 points leading Western Carolina to a 79-65 victory over Furman at Timmons Arena on Wednesday.

Western Carolina was a favorite by 3.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Western Carolina got 17 points from Tom Tankelewicz and another 12 points from Josh Mendenhall. Trey Sumler contributed 7 assists, while Preston Ross cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Furman got 15 points from Colin Reddick in a losing cause and another 12 points from Stephen Croone. Charlie Reddick contributed 2 assists for them, while Colin Reddick had 9 rebounds.

Western Carolina led at halftime, 27-21.

Furman had a 40-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.