Wofford runs over Georgia Southern 71-53

The Associated Press

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) -- Karl Cochran had 25 points and eight rebounds, Lee Skinner collected 17 points and 12 rebounds and Wofford rolled over Georgia Southern 71-53 in a Southern Conference game on Saturday night on the strength of 15-1 run in the second half.

It was Skinner's fourth double-double this season.

Spencer Collins chipped in 10 points for the Terriers (7-9, 2-1).

Tre Bussey scored 12 points for the Eagles (6-10, 0-3).

Leading 35-29 at the break, the Terriers pushed it to 47-35 on Cochran's 3-pointer less than 6 minutes in, and it reached 55-39 midway through the second half.

Wofford won the rebound battle 38-26 and shot 7 of 21 from beyond the arc to Georgia Southern's 2 of 12. The Terriers made 27 field goals to the Eagles' 21. Georgia Southern committed 15 turnovers to Wofford's 10.

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