Wofford cruises past Samford 77-58

The Associated Press

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- Spencer Collins scored 16 points as Wofford took advantage of Samford's offensive struggles and won its fourth straight game, cruising to a 77-58 win on Saturday.

Wofford (11-10, 6-3 Southern Conference) mounted a 26-5 lead more than midway through the first half as Samford made just a single field goal in the game's first 11 1/2 minutes. The Terriers led 43-22 at halftime and by as many as 33 in the second half.

Karl Cochran added 14 points for the Terriers and Jaylen Allen had 12 as Wofford shot 51.6 percent from the field. Lee Skinner had 10 rebounds for the Terriers, who out-rebounded Samford 42-30.

Raijon Kelly had 16 points for Samford (9-14, 3-5), which didn't surpass the 40-point mark until 5:13 remaining in the game and made just 3 of 12 shots from 3-point range.

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