Scores

Final

Fordham 68

(5-13, 1-2 A 10)

Charlotte 74

(15-2, 3-0 A 10)

7:30 PM ET, January 16, 2013

Dale F. Halton Arena, Charlotte, North Carolina

1 2 T
FOR 27 4168
CHAR 31 4374

Top Performers

Fordham: B. Frazier 23 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

Charlotte: D. Mayfield 18 Pts, 4 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

Charlotte 74, Fordham 68

Associated Press

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- DeMario Mayfield scored 18 points off the bench to help Charlotte beat Fordham 74-68 Wednesday night in an Atlantic 10 matchup.

JT Thompson went 4 of 4 from the field and made all four free throws for 12 points, and Darion Clark added 11 points to help Charlotte (15-2, 3-0) win its fourth consecutive game.

Mayfield, Thompson and Clark helped the 49ers outscore Fordham 44-16 in bench points.

Trailing at halftime 31-27, Fordham took a 45-43 lead on Branden Frazier's dunk with 11:47 left to play.

Charlotte answered tying the game on Thompson's jumper, then took the lead for good when Mayfield's 3-pointer made it 48-45 at the 10:50 mark.

Fordham (5-13, 1-2) kept it close, getting within two points, 65-63 with 1:21 remaining, but Mayfield and Pierria Henry converted 7 of 8 free throws in the final minute to seal the victory.

Frazier scored 23 points for the Rams.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FOR
CHAR
Points 68 74
FG Made-Attempted 22-59 (.373) 26-59 (.441)
3P Made-Attempted 6-19 (.316) 2-15 (.133)
FT Made-Attempted 18-26 (.692) 20-30 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 8

2012-13 Season

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