Monday, January 30, 2012

MBB: Wofford

Courtesy WC Sports
Spartanburg, NC - The Catamounts travel to Spartanburg, SC for a return match against the Wofford Terriers in a rare Monday contest. Earlier in the season, the Cats won in Cullowhee, by a final score of 67-57 over the Terriers. Wofford is 14-8 overall on the season, and 7-3 in the SoCon. They are  currently in second place in the South Division, juar a half-game ahead of surprising Georgia Southern. The Terriers are led by a trio of players scoring in double figures thus far this season.  Kevin Giltner leads the scoring with 16 points per game, Brad Loesing is second in scoring with 14 points per game, and Karl Cochran is at 11 points per game. Wofford's defense is currently first in the conference at 62 points per game, while their scoring offense is in last place at 64 points per game. Wofford is on a five game win streak, and is coming off a three game road swing, with wins at Furman, The Citadel, and Charleston.  The Catamounts will have to step their game up, and improve the offensive rebounding, and hold on to the ball to be successful in Spartanburg tonight.

Game #23 - Wofford