ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) Brandon Boggs scored 18 points as fifth-seeded Western Carolina survived a desperation 3-point attempt and eliminated No. 4 seed Elon 66-64 in a quarterfinal matchup in the Southern Conference tournament.
Western Carolina (18-14) will face top-seeded Davidson (20-11) in the semifinals, which eliminated Samford in the quarters.
Elon (18-14) led 61-60, but WCU scored the next six points to lead 66-61 with 20 seconds left. Austin Hamilton made 1 of 2 free throws for Elon, then after a Boggs turnover Ryley Beaumont's layup cut the deficit to two with 10 seconds.