Virginia-Wise vs The Citadel

The Citadel 91, Virginia-Wise 74


CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Freshman Ashton Moore scored a career-high 30 points as The Citadel defeated Virginia Wise 91-74 on Monday night, snapping an eight-game losing streak.

The Bulldogs (3-10) had not won a game since defeating Florida Christian College 97-44 on Nov. 21.

Moore was 10 of 16 from the field, hitting 3 of 4 from beyond the arc, and made 7 of 8 free throws. His previous high was 18 points in an 88-69 loss to Charleston Southern on Dec. 14.

Mike Groselle added 19 points and 13 rebounds for The Citadel, which outrebounded the NAIA Cavaliers 37-24. Cosmo Morabbi added 17 and DeVontae Wright had 13.

The Citadel led 49-40 at the half, then saw Virginia-Wise close to 58-55 with 13:28 remaining. Morabbi and Groselle made layups to get the lead back to seven and the Cavaliers did not threaten again.

Travis Berry led Virginia-Wise (4-7) with 20 points.

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Virginia-Wise Cavaliers
J. Jordan, F346-132-430415
N. Gaskins, F231-20-04022
T. Berry, G406-167-852420
J. Wright, G326-72-230214
T. Maggard, G203-40-03028
J. Turner253-40-13026
D. Smith232-65-92359
T. Watson30-10-00000
Totals 27-5316-242452174
The Citadel Bulldogs
C. Bray, F191-41-28044
M. Groselle, C379-151-2133119
C. Morabbi, G367-121-243017
A. Moore, G3010-167-801430
D. Wright, G273-86-623313
B. Holston263-50-05016
M. Harris130-12-21332
L. Miller120-20-01230
Totals 33-6318-2237151991

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