Western Carolina vs Georgia Southern Final: 68-67 - Recap
|Western Carolina vs Georgia Southern Final: 68-67 - Recap|
Western Carolina earned a 68-67 victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday, getting 15 points from James Sinclair at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Western Carolina earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 3-point spread.
Western Carolina got 13 points from Trey Sumler and another 13 points from Brandon Boggs. Trey Sumler contributed 6 assists, while Brandon Boggs cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Georgia Southern got 23 points from Jelani Hewitt in a losing cause and another 14 points from Tre Bussey. Tre Bussey contributed 3 assists for them, while Angel Matias had 8 rebounds.
Western Carolina hit the break trailing 29-27 before taking care of business in the second half.
Georgia Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-33.