NCAA Game Summary - Western Carolina at Western Kentucky
(Saturday, November 17)
Final Score: Western Kentucky 92, Western Carolina 81
Bowling Green, KY (Sports Network) - Jamal Crook and T.J. Price each scored a
game-high 26 points to lead the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers to a 92-81 win
over the Western Carolina Catamounts as part of regional action of the Cancun
Challenge at E.A. Diddle Arena.
Price also finished with a game-high nine rebounds for Western Kentucky (2-1).
George Fant put up 12 points and Teeng Akol chipped in 10 as well for the
Trey Sumler paced Western Carolina (1-3) with 25 points. Preston Ross added
19 and Tawaski King finished with 15.
Western Kentucky led 40-30 at halftime after shooting at a 48.3 percent clip
in the first 20 minutes. Western Carolina was successful on 42.3 percent of
its first half shots.
Both teams heated up in the second half but Western Kentucky was the superior
team knocking down 53.8 percent of its shots from the floor in the final
The Hilltoppers outscored the Catamounts 19-8 on points off turnovers and also
had a 38-31 edge on the boards.
11/17 23:56:04 ET
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