Coll. of Charleston 85, UMass 61
Antwaine Wiggins and Anthony Stitt each scored 23 points and the
College of Charleston defeated Massachusetts 81-65 on Saturday
Matt Sundberg added 12 points for the Cougars, who claimed fifth
place in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament.
Field goal shooting was the difference in the game. The Cougars
(5-1) shot 50.9 percent (29 of 57) from the field, including making
14 of 25 attempts in the second half. They also made 12 of 23 from
3-point range for the game.
Meanwhile, UMass shot only 34.7 percent (25 of 72) and made 4 of
28 from 3-point range.
The Cougars led 38-34 at halftime and broke the game open with a
20-4 run in the second half. A laypup by Stitt capped the run and
gave Charleston a 68-47 lead with 6:50 remaining.
Cady Lalanne led UMass (5-2) with 12 points while Sean Carter
and Jesse Morgan each had 10.