Wofford rolls to 84-69 win over Western Carolina (Feb 15, 2018)

February 15, 2018

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) Fletcher Magee had 21 points to lead five players in double figures and Wofford cruised to an 84-69 victory over Western Carolina on Thursday night.

Magee hit 5 of 11 from 3-point range to help the Terriers (18-9, 9-5 Southern Conference) shoot 42 percent from distance (11 of 26). Cameron Jackson added 15 points and seven rebounds as Wofford controlled the boards 39-25. Nathan Hoover scored 13 with seven boards and Storm Murphy and Trevor Stumpe added 12 points apiece.

Mike Amius led the Catamounts (12-15, 7-7) with 20 points, while Marcus Thomas scored 13.

Western Carolina fell behind 36-24 by halftime and got no closer than nine points in the second half. The Catamounts shot 44 percent from the floor, but made just 6 of 19 from distance (32 percent).

Wofford's victory leaves the Terriers in a tie with Furman for third place in conference play.



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