Davidson 83, Appalachian St. 79

Jake Cohen had 21 points and De’Mon Brooks scored the last seven

points in a decisive 10-0 run late, as Davidson topped Appalachian

State 83-79 Saturday to stay unbeaten in Southern Conference

play.

After Appalachian State took its first lead of the game on Omar

Carter’s 3-pointer with 4:48 left, Brooks and the Wildcats (12-4,

6-0) responded by scoring 10 straight points over the next 2:48 to

open a 79-70 cushion.

Chris Czerapowicz added 13 points for the Wildcats. JP Kuhlman

finished the contest with six points, scoring his 1,000th career

point on a free throw in the first half.

Carter led the Mountaineers (7-9, 3-3) with 17 points, Jamaal

Trice scored 15, Andre Williamson tallied 14 points and Isaac Butts

recorded 10 points and a game-high nine rebounds.

Davidson has won a season-high five straight games, while

Appalachian State has alternated wins and losses for the past six

contests.