Harris leads Wake Forest past William & Mary 63-57
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — C.J. Harris scored eight of his 18 points in the final 1½ minutes, and Wake Forest rallied to beat William & Mary 63-57 on Friday night.
Travis McKie added 15 points for the Demon Deacons (3-2). They trailed by 13 in the first half before shooting 52 percent (11 of 21) in the second half while holding the Tribe to one field goal during a critical 8 minutes down the stretch.
Marcus Thornton scored 17 points for William & Mary (3-2). Tim Rusthoven added 11, and his layup with 9½ minutes left put the Tribe up 47-46. But William & Mary managed just three field goals the rest of the way, missing 11 of 12 from 3-point range before Thornton hit a contested 3 with 4½ minutes left.
The Tribe shot 41 percent (21 of 51) and finished 4 of 18 from 3-point range in losing their second straight.