W. Carolina 71, Georgia Southern 62
STATESBORO, Ga. (AP)
Boggs scored nine points in a 14-4 run for the Catamounts (9-15, 6-6) at the start of the second half that gave them a 48-38 lead with 13:21 remaining.
The Catamounts ended a four-game losing streak, which included a 72-66 home loss to Georgia Southern on Jan. 26.
Western Carolina shot 52.7 percent (29 of 55) in Saturday's game to 36 percent (18 of 50) for the Eagles (10-15, 4-8), whose 54.9 percent shooting in the first meeting was the best by a Catamounts opponent this season.
Tawaski King added 14 points for Western Carolina, and Tom Tankelewicz had nine points and eight rebounds.