ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Mike Brown scored a career-high 34 points and No. 5 seed Western Carolina beat No. 4 seed Wofford 88-83 in the second overtime on Saturday in a Southern Conference tournament quarterfinal matchup.
The Catamounts (16-16) advanced to Sunday's semifinal against top-seeded Chattanooga (27-5), which beat Samford earlier Saturday.
Brown's two free throws gave Western Carolina an 84-78 lead with 58 seconds left in the second overtime, but Jaylen Allen hit a 3 and Wofford trailed 84-83.
Fletcher Magee made six 3-pointers and scored 23 points to lead Wofford (15-17), who split the season series with the Catamounts.