Western Carolina Catamounts

Wofford Terriers vs. Western Carolina Catamounts

The Wofford Terriers and the Western Carolina Catamounts face off on Monday in the SoCon Tournament final for a spot in the NCAA Tournament. The Terriers are -3 point favorites over the Catamounts with an over/under point total set at 131. The Wofford Terriers soundly beat The Citadel on Saturday and pounded Georgia Southern on Sunday to land in this game. Wofford is 13-5 in SoCon games and 10-8 in games played away from home this season. Karl Cochran leads the Terriers averaging 15.4 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Spencer Collins is averaging 13.1 points, Lee Skinner is averaging 11.2 points and 8.6 rebounds, and Eric Garcia is averaging 7.6 points. Wofford is averaging 68 points and they are shooting 45.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 62.7 points and their opponents are shooting 44.5 percent. Wofford won by 11 in the last meeting of these two teams. The Read More

Western Carolina Catamounts vs. Furman Paladins

The Western Carolina Catamounts and the Furman Paladins face off on Monday in SoCon college basketball. The Catamounts are -13 point favorites over the Paladins. The Western Carolina Catamounts have won two of their last three games and they are currently in fifth place in the SoCon standings. WCU is 6-3 in the SoCon, 9-1 at home this season, and they have just one win over a team with a RPI better than 200. Trey Sumler is the Catmounts leading scorer averaging 18.4 points per game. Brandon Boggs is averaging 10.8 points, James Sinclair is averaging 10.8 points, and Tom Tankelewicz is averaging 9.4 points. WCU hasn’t played Furman since 2012. The Furman Paladins have lost four games in a row and are mired in 10th place in the SoCon Standings. Furman is 3-10 on the road this season and 1-9 in conference play. Stephen Croone is averaging 19.3 points Read More

Western Carolina Catamounts vs. Purdue Boilermakers

The Purdue Boilermakers and the Western Carolina Catamounts meet in West Lafayette for a Wednesday college hoops matchup.  The Boilermakers are -25 point favorites over the Catamounts. The Purdue Boilermakers are looking to rebound from their second loss of the season at Matt Painter’s team looks to see exactly where they are as a team this year. While Purdue has had no troubles with the teams they are supposed to beat they are 0-2 this year when called upon to step it up against the top 25. Robbie Hummel leads Purdue averaging 18.8 points and 5.1 rebounds, Ryne Smith is averaging 11.3 points, Lewis Jackson is averaging 10.8 points and 4.3 assists, and Kelsey Barlow is averaging 8.4 points and 4.2 rebounds. As a team Purdue is averaging 76.9 points and they are shooting 45.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 61.8 points and their opponents shoot 40.5 percent. While Read More