Davidson 63, Wofford 56
Nik Cochran had 15 points and 10 rebounds, Tyler Kalinoski
scored 10, and four Davidson players had eight points each to hold
off Wofford 63-56 on Saturday.
Cochran made 10 of 11 free throws for the Wildcats (5-4, 2-0
Taylor Wagener had 14 points and Indiana Faithfull 10 for the
Terriers (4-6, 1-0).
After losing most of a 21-point lead at the end of the first
half, Davidson kept Wofford at arm’s length early in the second
before pushing it to 47-33 with 11:54 remaining.
Wofford closed to 51-47 on Spencer Collin’s dunk with 5:31 to
Davidson’s Jake Cohen made a layup for a 57-50 advantage with
3:29 left, and the Wildcats held on for the victory.
The Wildcats led 31-10 with 3:36 to go in the first half, but
Wagener hit two 3-pointers during a 12-point spurt to pull Wofford
to 31-22 at the break.