Charleston Southern vs The Citadel

Charleston Southern 88, The Citadel 69

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Arlon Harper led six Charleston Southern players in double figures with 19 points as the Buccaneers defeated The Citadel 88-69 on Wednesday night.

Mathiang Muo added 16 points, Saah Nimley had 15, Paul Gombwer 12, Sheldon Strickland 11 and Kelvin Martin had 13 points and 17 rebounds for the Buccaneers (6-3), who have won six of their past seven games.

Charleston Southern had its second-best shooting night of the season, making 54.4 percent (37 of 68) from the field. Harper set the tone, making 7 of 9. The Buccaneers outrebounded The Citadel 42-34.

The Buccaneers took control with a 16-0 run to close out the first half for a 43-33 lead. Charleston Southern led by at least eight points the entire second half.

Ashton Moore scored 18 points, Mike Groselle added 15 and Deovntae Wright had 11 for the Bulldogs (2-7), who lost their fifth game in a row.

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Charleston Southern Buccaneers
M. Muo, F387-160-073316
K. Martin, F346-101-2173313
C. Bowen, F171-20-24022
A. Harper, G317-92-211119
S. Nimley, G276-140-025215
P. Gombwer235-72-260312
S. Strickland215-100-025111
M. Deter50-00-00000
G. Dorleus20-00-00010
M. Kennedy10-00-01000
T. Odom10-00-00000
Totals 37-685-842171688
 54.4%62.5% 
The Citadel Bulldogs
B. Smith, F244-131-23209
P. Horgan, F162-50-04004
M. Groselle, C387-121-271215
D. Wright, G305-110-446011
A. Moore, G258-110-132118
C. Bray182-41-20217
C. Morabbi170-20-00330
L. Miller152-80-03305
M. Harris100-10-01010
J. Robertson70-10-01110
Totals 30-683-113420969
 44.1%27.3% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop5-113-4112
UNC-Ash.5-113-679
Liberty5-110-9234
Campbell3-310-8267
Gardner-Webb3-310-9216
Radford3-38-10168
Longwood3-36-11292
High Point2-48-10262
Char. So.1-55-12320
Presbyterian0-64-13336

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga5-114-475
UNC-Green.5-114-5122
ETSU4-114-4118
Samford4-213-6136
Furman3-210-8156
Wofford2-37-11242
Mercer2-48-11182
Citadel2-59-11223
VMI1-44-12330
W. Carolina0-55-13232
 
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