Peyton Siva scored 17 points and dished out 62 victory over Davidson.

Kyle Kuric netted 13 points for the Cardinals (27-9), who stifled Davidson's perimeter game right from the opening tip.

The Wildcats (25-8), champions of the Southern Conference, are 11th in the country in three-point attempts per game (23). But Davidson, which shoots the trey at a 33.9 percent clip, was just 4-of-19 from beyond the arc and missed 13 consecutive three-pointers at one point in the contest.

SoCon player of the year Jake Cohen had 24 points and 10 rebounds to lead Davidson.