GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Sebastian Koch shot a perfect 6 of 6 for a team-high 19 points as Elon topped Furman 64-60 Saturday in a Southern Conference game.
After Koch's jumper tied the game at 57-57, Colin Reddick's free throw at the 1:28 mark put Furman ahead 58-57.
Samson put Elon on top for good, connecting on a jumper to go up 59-58 with 1:08 remaining.
Furman (6-15, 3-7) made just one basket the rest of the way while Elon made 5 of 6 free throws in the final 30 seconds to seal the victory.
The Phoenix shot 52.2 percent (12 of 23) and made 10 of 11 free throws in the second half.
Reddick had a double-double for the Paladins, finishing with game-highs of 22 points and 11 rebounds.
DouDou Gueye, a 6-foot-10 center from Senegal, has signed with Ball State as a graduate transfer from South Carolina State.
Duke freshman point guard Derryck Thornton Jr. is transferring to USC, his father announced on Friday to Scout.com.
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