Wooster, Ohio - DePauw shot a season-low 29 percent from the floor and bowed out of the North Coast Athletic Conference Tournament following a 73-52 semifinal loss to top-seed Wooster. The Tigers finished the season at 17-10, while Wooster moved to 23-4 and faces Wittenberg in tomorrow's championship game.
Wooster quickly got out to a 17-4 lead after a 10-0 run in a stretch of just 1:25. The Fighting Scots scored the final four points of the half and went to the intermission with a 44-21 advantage.
The Tigers got no closer than 17 during the second half.
Danyon Hempy paced Wooster with 24 points and four assists with Reece Dupler adding 15. Eric Bulic posted a double-double of 14 points and 13 rebounds and Keonn Scott added 11 points.
Wooster shot 51.7 percent from the floor to DePauw's 29 percent and held a 41-35 edge on the boards.