Wofford holds off Appalachian St. 74-68

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BOONE, N.C. (AP)—Noah Dahlman scored 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds as Wofford held off Appalachian State 74-68 on Thursday night for the Mountaineers’ sixth straight loss.

With the Terriers (9-9, 5-4, Southern Conference) leading 52-36 with 14:18 left, the Mountaineers used a 26-9 run to pull ahead 62-61 with 5:26 on the clock.

Wofford regained the lead on the next basket and built a six-point advantage. Appalachian State (7-11, 4-6) hit two of its nine 3-pointers for 70-68 with 31 seconds left, but the Terriers sealed the win with free throws.

Junior Salters added 21 points for Wofford and Tim Johnson had 10 points and eight rebounds as the Terriers hit 50 percent from the floor (27 of 54).

Donald Sims led Appalachian State with 19 points while Donterious Hughes had 13 and Tyler Webb scored 11.

The Mountaineers outrebounded the Terriers 38-33.

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Top Performers

 Top Performers
 Wofford
Noah Dahlman Noah Dahlman
9-16,  23 Pts
8 Rebs, 1 Assists
 Appalachian St.
Donald Sims Donald Sims
6-15,  19 Pts
2 Rebs, 0 Assists

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