TFC Basketball Update

The Toccoa Falls College men’s basketball team wins a double-overtime thriller.

TFC beat Columbia International University in double overtime, 97-94, on Saturday.

Down seven with just over two minutes left in the second overtime, TFC answered with an 11-2 run to take the lead en route to the win.

Derek Westfall had 31 points and 11 rebounds to lead the Screaming Eagles.

Josh Barrett added 21 points, seven assists, five rebounds, and four steals for TFC, while Conner Iverson scored 13 points and Zach Barrett scored 12 points.

The TFC men are now 7-4 on the season heading into last night’s scheduled road game against Reinhardt University.

Meanwhile, the TFC women defeated Hiawassee College last Friday, 69-64.

TFC trailed much of the game by double digits, but the Screaming Eagle women finally took the lead for good with just over a minute to go.

Alana Jones led the TFC women with 17 points, six boards, and six assists. Esther Shady and Cassidy Lang each added 12 points for TFC.

Last Saturday, the TFC women lost to Columbia International University, 82-55. Lang had 11 points and Jones 10 for TFC.

The TFC women played Warren Wilson this past Tuesday, but we do not have a score yet from that game.