CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Willis Hall scored 16 points, leading four College of Charleston players in double-figure scoring as the Cougars beat Wofford 70-68 on Friday night.
Donavan Monroe added 15 points, Tony White Jr. had 12 and Andrew Goudelock chipped in with 10 for the Cougars (13-6, 8-0 Southern Conference).
Charleston’s 8-0 conference mark is the Cougars’ best start in SoCon play since opening 16-0 in the 1998-99 season.
Monroe and White sank five free throws apiece, helping the Cougars finish 14-for-16 from the foul line (87.5 percent). The Terriers shot just 13-for-22 from the charity stripe (59.1 percent).
Charleston led by six points at halftime and hung on despite being outscored by Wofford 37-33 in the second half.
Noah Dahlman scored 23 points to lead the Terriers (13-8, 5-3). Tim Johnson tallied a double-double, scoring 17 points and grabbing 13 boards.