Southern Tournament - College of Charleston vs Western Carolina Final: 78-70 - Recap
|Southern Tournament - College of Charleston vs Western Carolina Final: 78-70 - Recap|
College of Charleston earned a 78-70 victory over Western Carolina on Saturday, getting 18 points from Anthony Thomas at US Cellular Center.
College of Charleston was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6.5-point spread as a favorite.
Andrew Lawrence had 16 points for College of Charleston and Adjehi Baru chipped in with 14 points. Anthony Stitt had 3 assists for them, while Adjehi Baru was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Western Carolina got a 25-point performance from Trey Sumler, who was supported by 19 points from James Sinclair. James Sinclair had 4 assists in a losing cause for Western Carolina, while Tawaski King grabbed 8 rebounds.
College of Charleston hit the break leading 31-28 before taking care of business in the second half.
College of Charleston won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-35.