Magee, Murphy rally Wofford past Furman 59-54
Neither team led by more than five points in the evenly played game.
Matt Rafferty, who led Furman with 23 points, made two free throws and then a layup at the 1:01 mark to put the Paladins on top 54-52. Cameron Jackson quickly tied it with a layup before a Furman miss led to Murphy’s basket.
The Paladins missed their last shot and Jackson got a layup at the buzzer.
Wofford (15-4, 7-0 Southern Conference) has won six straight and 13 of 15. The Terriers only losses in that span were to ranked teams Mississippi State and Kansas.
Furman (15-4, 4-3) has lost two straight and four of seven.