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CCC Wins Over NCCAA #5 Florida Christian

After playing the #1 and #2 teams in the NCCAA on consecutive days, CCC picked up an 81-77 win against #5 ranked host Florida Christian in the FCC Christmas Classic. The Cougars raced to a 44-30 half-time advantage only to see FCC come back and tie the game at 70-70 with about 3:00 left on the clock. Clutch free throw shooting by the Cougars down the stretch, along with a clutch 3 pointer by Matt Wells pulled the game out for CCC.

Wells led the Cougars with 22 points, including scoring 10 of CCC's last 13 points. Todd Wahlberg added 15 and Tristan Shore had 13 points and a game high 7 assists. The Cougars had a season low 12 turnovers and a season's high 21-25 from the free throw stripe. They were also 8-17 from the 3 point line. "Hats off" to the Cougar team on a great win!