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Towson falls to Wake Forest in first NIT men's basketball game

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Posted at 10:48 PM, Mar 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-16 22:49:37-04

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Towson's rally fell short in its first NIT men's basketball appearance.

The Tigers suffered a 74-64 loss at Wake Forest Wednesday evening in Winston-Salem, NC.

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The regular-season champions of the Colonial Athletic Conference finished with a 25-9 record.

Wake Forest jumped out to a 43-22 lead at halftime. Towson outscored the Demon Deacons. 42-31, in the second half.

Charles Thompson had 15 points and eight rebounds to lead Towson. Jason Gibson and Nicolas Timberlake each added 12 points.