Seton Hall 71, Wake Forest 67

Saturday, December 8, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Officials - Roger Ayers, Mike Eades, John Gaffney
Attendance - 8411

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Seton Hall 27 44 71
Wake Forest 36 31 67

Recap

Seton Hall 71, Wake Forest 67: Fuquan Edwin had 24 points and Brandon Mobley scored the go-ahead bucket off a steal with 28 seconds left as the visiting Pirates rallied to beat the Demon Deacons.

Gene Teague added 19 points and eight rebounds for the Pirates (7-2) and Mobley had 11 points and 13 rebounds.

C.J. Harris hit 7 of 10 3-pointers for a career-high 28 points to lead the Demon Deacons (4-5). Travis McKie added 16 points, seven rebounds and four steals.

The Pirates used a 16-4 run to tie the game at 59 with 4:34 left and took the lead with 2:18 to go on back-to-back buckets off turnovers. Harris put his team back ahead 67-65 with his final 3-pointer but Seton Hall scored the final six points of the game - including Mobley's steal and dunk off the full-court press - to win it.

Harris hit five 3-pointers in the first half, including back-to-back shots after Seton Hall took a 23-20 lead. He hit two more during a 10-2 run that gave the Deacons a 36-27 halftime lead.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Harris entered the game 6-of-24 from the 3-point line this season and had missed 13 straight attempts. ... Wake Forest fell to 18-2 when leading at halftime under coach Jeff Bzdelik ... The Pirates outrebounded Wake Forest 40-23.

Seton Hall Pirates

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Fuquan Edwin 39:00 8-16 1-4 7-9 2 5 7 0 0 4 4 0 24
Aaron Cosby 30:00 2-9 1-5 4-5 0 2 2 5 3 1 5 0 9
Brandon Mobley 32:00 5-9 0-2 1-3 1 12 13 0 3 0 1 2 11
Gene Teague 32:00 9-13 0-0 1-2 7 1 8 1 4 0 4 0 19
Kyle Smyth 21:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 1 0 0
Tom Maayan 22:00 3-4 0-1 0-0 1 1 2 2 1 4 5 0 6
Kevin Johnson 3:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Brian Oliver 16:00 1-3 0-2 0-0 1 4 5 1 2 0 2 0 2
Freddie Wilson 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 28-57 2-16 13-19 12 28 40 10 16 9 23 2 71
  49.1% 12.5% 68.4% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 23

Wake Forest Demon Deacons

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
C.J. Harris 36:00 9-14 7-10 3-4 0 0 0 2 3 3 5 0 28
Travis McKie 34:00 7-13 0-2 2-3 1 6 7 2 1 4 0 0 16
Chase Fischer 19:00 0-3 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 0
Codi Miller-McIntyre 25:00 1-6 0-2 0-0 0 2 2 5 1 1 3 0 2
Devin Thomas 29:00 2-5 0-0 0-0 1 3 4 2 2 2 3 4 4
Aaron Rountree III 17:00 1-3 1-3 1-2 0 3 3 3 2 1 2 1 4
Tyler Cavanaugh 11:00 1-5 1-1 3-4 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 6
Madison Jones 15:00 0-1 0-0 0-2 0 2 2 1 3 1 2 0 0
Arnaud William Adala Moto 14:00 2-2 0-0 3-4 1 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 7
TOTAL 200 23-52 9-20 12-19 4 19 23 16 15 13 18 6 67
  44.2% 45.0% 63.2% Team Rebs: 0   Total TO: 18