NCAAB Game Recap - Western Carolina at East Tennessee State
Sun Mar 8, 2020 4:00 PM EDT

Drex
43
Hof
61
F
Lafy
64
Colg
89
F
Lipsco
57
Lib
73
F
WCU
75
ETSU
97
F
Hamp
68
Winth
76
F
Elon
68
W&M
63
F
Buck
61
Boston
64
F
NE
72
Tows
62
F
N DA
74
SDak
71
F
Valpa
66
Brad
80
F
Del
79
Charl
67
F
NebOm
52
Oral
79
F
Woff
72
Chat
70
F
Mich
70
MD
83
F
OhSt
69
MSU
80
F
Iowa
76
Ill
78
F
Mem
57
Hou
64
F
Nebras
75
Minn
107
F
ECU
62
UCF
94
F
Tuls
57
WichSt
79
F
UConn
80
Tul
76
F

Mar 8, 2020, 4:00 PM EDT

Final

1

2

T

(5) Western Carolina (19-12)

30

45

75

(1) East Tennessee State (29-4)

48

49

97

ETSU demolishes W. Carolina to head to SoCon final
Sun Mar 8, 2020 7:25 PM

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) Daivien Williamson scored 20 points on 7-of-9 shooting and Tray Boyd III scored 18 and East Tennessee State beat Western Carolina 97-75 on Sunday in a Southern Conference semifinal game.

The top seeded Buccaneers (29-4) advance to the championship game to play the winner between No. 6 Chattanooga and No. 7 Wofford on Monday night.

Bo Hodges and Isaiah Tisdale each scored 13 and Lucas N'Guessan scored 12 for East Tennessee State. The Buccaneers finished 34-of-58 (58.6%) shooting with 10 players entering the scoring column.

Mason Faulkner led Western Carolina (19-12) with 29 points shooting 15 of 17 from the foul line. Onno Steger scored 15 and Carlos Dotson 11.

East Tennessee State established a quick 7-0 lead and made it 25-15 midway through the first half. An 8-0 run made it 33-15 after Boyd's layup with 6:25 before the break. They went to halftime up 48-30 and were never challenged in the second half.

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Leaders

Western Carolina PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
D. Elks 0 0 0 1 0 0
M. McCrimmon 0 0 0 0 0 0
East Tennessee State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
J. Coffin 0 0 0 0 0 0
O. Corley 0 0 0 0 0 0

Team Comparison

WCU ETSU
Points For 75 97
Field Goals 23/53-43% 34/58-59%
Three Pointers 7/25-28% 8/18-44%
Free Throws 22/31-71% 21/29-72%
Offensive Rebounds 8 9
Defensive Rebounds 20 26
Rebounds 33 37
Blocks 2 3
Steals 7 6
Turnovers 12 12
Personal Fouls 25 27
Technical Fouls 0 1
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - ETSU Leads Series 3-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Sat Jan 18 ETSU 85 @ WCU 66 J. Hugley 1 A. Sledd 2
Sat Feb 29 WCU 67 @ ETSU 68 M. Halvorsen 1 J. Rodriguez 2
Sun Mar 8 WCU 75 @ ETSU 97 T. McCray 3 C. Weber 2

Game Information

Stadium: Harrah's Cherokee Center, Asheville, North Carolina
Attendance: 0
Game Time: