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Digest: Towson falls to Charleston in CAA men's basketball semifinal, 67-59

Digest: Towson falls to Charleston in CAA men's basketball semifinal, 67-59

Joe Chealey scored 29 points, Cameron Johnson scored all of his seven in the second half, including a pivotal 3-pointer with 1:12 to play, and the host Charleston men's basketball team beat Towson, 67-59, in Sunday's Colonial Athletic Association tournament semifinal.

The No. 2 seeded Cougars advanced to tonight's championship game against top-seeded UNC-Wilmington (28-5), which beat William & Mary, 105-94, on Sunday.

Trailing 26-21 at halftime, the Cougars closed to 43-41 on Chealey's free throw with 7:38 to play. Chealey hit three straight 3s and

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