SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Tevin Baskin hit the go-ahead layup to cap a six-point spurt and added a crucial block with 4 seconds left as Appalachian State held Wofford scoreless for the final 6:57 to win 50-49 Tuesday night.
The Mountaineers (5-8, 1-1 Southern Conference) led 36-27 early in the second half, but Spencer Collins scored seven straight points as part of an 8-0 Terriers run.
Wofford (6-9, 0-2) used another 8-0 burst to lead 47-40, and Collins, who led the Terriers with 13 points, hit a jumper with 6:57 left to make it 49-44. Those were Wofford's final points, with the Terriers missing 10 shots, including Justin Gordon's layup attempt blocked by Baskin.
Baskin and Nathan Healy led the Mountaineers with 10 points apiece.
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As the Sooners look to life without superstar Buddy Hield and his sidekicks, it's clear their unseasoned players will need to grow up fast.
The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association says it won't move its headquarters, its basketball tournament or other conference championships from North Carolina, despite