Chattanooga Mocs Basketball Postgame Notes
Chattanooga at College of Charleston
TD Arena - Charleston, S.C. - Jan. 12, 2013
- Chattanooga dropped an 86-59 decision at College of Charleston in Southern Conference action...UTC is now 7-10, 2-2 in the league's North Division, while the Cougars move to 11-5, 3-1 in the South.
- Mocs are now 11-17 against College of Charleston...7-16 in regular-season SoCon play...1-11 at CofC (SoCon play).
- Head Coach John Shulman is 139-137 in his ninth season...5-10 vs. CofC, 0-6 on the road...the 139 wins ties him for second all-time at UTC with Ron Shumate (1973-79) behind Mack McCarthy (1986-97) with 243.
- Today was the final game of four in a row on the road for Chattanooga going 2-2...3-4 away from the Scenic City this season...played just three road games all season leading into this stretch.
- UTC is 5-7 all-time on the Low Country road swing (The Citadel/CofC).
- The Mocs trailed 50-24 at the break with CofC shooting 56.3% (18-32) to its own 31.0% (9-29)...1-8 this season when down at the half...the 50 points for the Cougars is a season high by an opponent in the first half...last time an opponent scored 50 or more in the first half against the Mocs was CofC on March 6, 2010 in Charlotte in the SoCon Tournament quarters.
- Chattanooga struggled inside the arc today shooting making 35.7% (15-42).
- UTC was doubled in points in the paint 40-20.
- The Mocs was out-rebounded by a season-high 14 boards (46-32).
- Chattanooga ended up with 15 turnovers with 11 coming in the first stanza.
Sophomore Guard Ronrico White
- 10 points shooting 2-4 FG, 1-3 3pr and 5-5 FT.
- 8th double-digit game of 2012-13, 13th career.
- Scored 11 here a year ago (3-4 FG, 2-2 3pt & 3-3 FT)...brother Tony, Jr., starred for the Cougars from 2007-10.
Freshman Guard Gee McGhee
- Season-high four steals.