Furman vs Samford Wrap - Samford Wins 57-55
Samford got 13 points from Tyler Hood en route to a 57-55 victory over Furman on Saturday at Pete Hanna Center.
Samford won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7.5-point spread.
Isaiah Williams had 11 points for Samford and Connor Miller chipped in with 9 points. Isaiah Williams had 6 assists for them, while Tim Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Furman got a 20-point performance from Kendrec Ferrara, who was supported by 11 points from Stephen Croone. Stephen Croone had 4 assists in a losing cause for Furman, while Charlie Reddick grabbed 6 rebounds.
Samford hit the break trailing 32-29 before taking care of business in the second half.
Furman had a 32-31 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.