The Citadel vs Furman

Furman 77, The Citadel 45

  •  

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Bobby Austin scored 17 points and Furman dominated The Citadel throughout a 77-45 rout Thursday night in a Southern Conference game.

The Paladins (7-7, 1-2) got their first conference win easily. They opened with a 10-0 run, led 31-19 late in the first half and coasted the rest of the way. Up 35-19 at halftime, Furman outscored the Bulldogs (3-11, 0-3) 42-26 in the second half.

Furman simply outshot The Citadel, shooting 55.1 percent (27 of 49) from the floor. The Paladins hit 13 of 29 3-pointers (44.8 percent) and 10 of 12 from the line. Austin was 6 for 7 from the floor, 5 of 6 on 3- pointers. Dominic Early scored 14 points, hitting 4 of 8 3-point attempts.

Cosmo Morabbi scored 14 for The Citadel, which shot 21 for 55 from the floor, just 2 of 11 on 3-pointers.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
The Citadel (3-11)192645
Furman (7-7) «354277

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

The Citadel Bulldogs
C. Bray, F262-90-03034
M. Groselle, C335-90-081410
A. Moore, G372-130-05304
C. Morabbi, G366-91-314114
D. Wright, G303-90-00117
B. Holston213-40-05336
M. Harris100-00-00010
L. Miller40-10-20010
J. Robertson20-10-01000
P. Horgan10-00-00000
Totals 21-551-528121445
 38.2%20% 
Furman Paladins
B. Irwin, F253-82-222010
B. Sebirumbi, F212-21-15145
B. Barnes, F120-20-04130
R. Brown, G282-65-52509
C. Reddick, G253-50-04118
B. Austin206-70-012217
C. Reddick183-32-35308
D. Early175-110-020114
J. Loyd161-30-01102
C. Toler122-20-02104
D. Brown30-00-00100
A. O'Neill20-00-01000
T. Hunt10-00-10010
Totals 27-4910-1231181277
 55.1%83.3% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga15-329-650
ETSU14-423-1186
Furman11-719-16167
Wofford11-715-17200
W. Carolina10-816-18166
UNC-Green.10-815-19237
Mercer8-1019-15194
Samford4-1414-19252
VMI4-149-21317
Citadel3-1510-22322
 
Other games
PEP 45 Final
GONZ 73
Michigan 71 Final
Indiana 73
UNLV 89 Final
CSBAK 57
SDCC 52 Final
SDSU 83