Scores

Final

Furman 60

(7-24, 3-15 Southern)

Appalachian St 74

(15-15, 10-8 Southern)

Coverage: ESPN3

2:30 PM ET, March 9, 2013

U.S. Cellular Center, Asheville, North Carolina

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FUR 24 3660
APP 38 3674

Top Performers

Furman: C. Reddick 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 4 Blk

Appalachian State: J. Canty 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 6 Ast, 1 Stl

Appalachian St. 74, Furman 60

Associated Press

ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Nathan Healy and Jay Canty scored 13 points apiece to propel Appalachian State into the semifinals of the Southern Conference tournament with a 74-60 victory over Furman on Saturday.

Jamaal Trice had 12 points for the No. 4 seeded Mountaineers (15-15), who had a first-round bye. Canty, who had five rebounds and six assists, was 6-of-7 shooting.

Appalachian State shot 31 of 57 and 8 of 21 on 3-pointers.

Furman (7-24), which upset No. 5 seed Samford 55-51 in the first round, made 21 of 47, 10 fewer field goals than the Mountaineers.

Colin Reddick scored 15 points for Furman, Kendrec Ferrara had 12 and Charlie Reddick and Bobby Austin 11 each.

Appalachian State made a 13-0 run for a 17-8 lead, held a 26-11 advantage with 8:19 remaining on Chris Burgess' 3-pointer and led 38-24 at halftime. Furman never got closer than seven in the second half.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
FUR
APP
Points 60 74
FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 31-57 (.544)
3P Made-Attempted 3-11 (.273) 8-21 (.381)
FT Made-Attempted 15-18 (.833) 4-7 (.571)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 21

2012-13 Season

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