Hoover drained five 3-pointers and scored 21 points in the second half as the Terriers rallied. He and Murphy combined to make 10 of 10 free throws. Hoover added a career-high nine rebounds, Chevez Goodwin scored 11 points with 13 rebounds for Wofford (8-5). Trevor Stumpe added 10 points.
Wofford trailed 37-34 at halftime, but outscored the Owls 49-33 after the break. Goodwin scored on a drive off a turnover, Murphy hit a bucket in the paint and Goodwin dunked after a Stumpe steal and the 6-0 surge gave the Terriers the lead for good at 51-45.
The Owls' 37 first-half points were a season high for the team.
Wofford takes on East Tennessee State on the road next Wednesday. Kennesaw State plays Iowa on the road next Sunday.
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