Wofford 66, Appalachian St. 64
Brad Loesing scored 16 points and Lee Skinner added 11 as
Wofford survived a late rally to beat Appalachian State 66-64 on
Wofford led 27-25 at halftime and pushed that lead to 46-31
behind a Drew Crowell layup with 14 minutes left to play.
Appalachian State (10-15, 6-9 Southern Conference) rallied to
cut the deficit to 59-58 after Tab Hamilton converted a four-point
play but Skinner made two free throws and Loesing hit a 3-pointer
to seal the win for Wofford.
Kevin Giltner had 13 and Crowell added 10 and nine rebounds for
the Terriers who won the battle of the boards 39-25. Giltner was 3
of 5 from behind the arc as Wofford (16-11, 9-6) shot 43.8 percent
(7 of 16) from 3-point range.
Mike Neal led Appalachian State with 15 and Hamilton chipped in
It’s Wofford’s fifth-straight win against Appalachian State.