Recap: Samford vs. Furman
Birmingham, AL (Sports Network) - Drew Windler finished with 18 points as the Samford Bulldogs took down the Furman Paladins, 55-49, in a Southern Conference bout at the Pete Hanna Center.
For the Bulldogs (11-16, 8-8 SoCon), Raijon Kelly added 11 points and Jeffrey Merritt pulled down 10 rebounds.
Jordan Loyd led the Paladins (13-14, 7-9) with 15 points.
Samford shot 42.3 percent to open the game and held Furman to just 36 percent, as the Bulldogs took a 24-21 lead into halftime.
After the break, the Bulldogs shot very well, connecting on 52.4 percent from the field. The Paladins struggled, making just 33.3 percent and only 4-of-20 from three-point range, as Samford was able to escape with the road victory.
Furman outrebounded Samford, 36-35.Game Notes