Elon vs The Citadel

Elon 70, The Citadel 55

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Drew Spradlin scored 21 points and Elon defeated The Citadel 70-55 on Thursday night, snapping a five-game losing streak.

The Phoenix (8-7, 3-1 Southern Conference) shot 46.6 percent from the field (27 of 58), while shooting well from the outside. Elon made 9 of 19 3-pointers (47.4 percent).

The Phoenix led 35-23 at halftime, despite making just 39.4 percent in the first half (13 of 33). In the second, Elon went 14 of 25 from the floor 56 (percent).

Elon scored the first seven points of the second half, and would lead by no less than 12 the rest of the way. Of the 12 Elon players who saw action 10 scored. Lucas Troutman added 10 points for the Phoenix, and Austin Hamilton had 6 of their 15 assists.

Mike Groselle led The Citadel (4-12, 1-4) with 17 points and 11 rebounds. C.J. Bray added 10 points for the Bulldogs.

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Elon Phoenix
R. Beaumont, F191-50-04232
E. Edomwonyi, F162-41-12025
S. Koch, G333-70-07209
A. Hamilton, G314-90-02629
D. Spradlin, G316-136-742021
L. Troutman205-90-070310
B. Ervin142-30-06136
J. Isenbarger141-20-01222
K. Blake70-00-00010
R. Winters71-30-00022
J. Bonney52-20-00004
R. Dugas30-10-00000
Totals 27-587-835151870
 46.6%87.5% 
The Citadel Bulldogs
C. Bray, F184-50-021310
M. Groselle, C367-143-5112217
C. Morabbi, G371-72-49314
A. Moore, G331-84-40317
D. Wright, G283-130-03227
B. Holston202-30-15245
M. Harris150-02-40202
L. Miller71-10-00003
J. Robertson60-00-00000
Totals 19-5111-1835151355
 37.3%61.1% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.6-017-226
Charleston6-015-458
Northeastern5-112-674
J. Madison4-26-13284
Will. & Mary2-38-8114
Elon2-410-9162
Towson2-410-9126
Drexel1-47-11233
Hofstra1-59-10206
Delaware0-67-12224

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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