Scores

Final

Howard 67

(0-5, 0-2 away)

W Carolina 69

(2-4, 1-0 home)

1:30 PM ET, November 21, 2012

Moon Palace Resort, Cancun, Mexico

1 2 T
HOW 27 4067
WCU 30 3969

Top Performers

Howard: P. Okoroh 17 Pts, 4 Reb, 2 Ast, 3 Stl, 2 Blk

Western Carolina: T. Sumler 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 6 Ast, 4 Stl

W. Carolina 69, Howard 67

Associated Press

CANCUN, Mexico -- Tom Tankelewicz made two free throws in the final seconds to give Western Carolina a 69-67 victory over Howard on Wednesday afternoon in the Cancun Challenge.

Tankelewicz scored 17 points, including two free throws to win the game at the 0.01 mark. He also made five 3-pointers.

Tawaski King led Western Carolina with 19 points. Trey Sumler scored 17 points and led the team in assists with six. Boggs added 11 and 5 rebounds. Western Carolina (2-4) shot 46 percent from the floor and 80 percent at the free throw line.

Simuel Frazier tied the game at 67 with a layup with .09 left in the game. After a timeout by Western Carolina, a foul was called on Frazier. Tankelewicz hit the free throws.

Frazier scored 23 points for the Bison (0-5). Prince Okoroh scored 17 and Tre Lee added 14. Mike Phillips had seven rebounds and eight points.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HOW
WCU
Points 67 69
FG Made-Attempted 25-52 (.481) 22-47 (.468)
3P Made-Attempted 4-8 (.500) 9-22 (.409)
FT Made-Attempted 13-21 (.619) 16-20 (.800)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
Largest Lead 5 10

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