The Citadel vs Western Carolina

W. Carolina 70, The Citadel 53

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CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) - Harouna Mutombo scored 24 points to lead Western Carolina over The Citadel 70-53 on Thursday night, snapping a three-game losing streak.

Keaton Cole added 15 points and Tawaski King grabbed 15 rebounds to lead the Catamounts (11-17, 5-10 Southern Conference). The victory was just Western Carolina's second in its past nine games.

Western Carolina led 34-30 at the break and outscored the Bulldogs 36-23 in the second half to seal the win. The Catamounts also outrebounded The Citadel 55-27 and forced 17 Bulldogs' turnovers.

Mike Groselle finished with 17 points and pulled down 10 boards to pace The Citadel (4-22, 1-14), while Lawrence Miller added 14 points.

The Bulldogs have now lost 11 straight games, with their last win coming against Samford on Jan. 4. They also have an eight-game losing skid during this campaign.

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The Citadel Bulldogs
B. Holston, F150-21-20031
J. Robertson, F153-50-14006
M. Groselle, C376-95-7102317
A. Moore, G240-61-20011
M. Harris, G201-42-21215
L. Miller305-90-004014
D. Wright232-50-03225
C. Bray201-60-03012
C. Morabbi131-30-00212
P. Horgan30-10-12000
Totals 19-509-1527121253
 38%60% 
Western Carolina Catamounts
H. Mutombo, F279-175-674124
T. King, F234-100-015048
K. Cole, G365-130-031215
T. Sumler, G362-82-44307
B. Boggs, G253-130-08026
I. Hollis172-60-06024
K. Hall133-30-04026
P. Ross100-00-00000
J. Sinclair100-20-01010
T. Tankelewicz20-10-00000
S. Smithson10-10-01010
Totals 28-747-105581570
 37.8%70% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Davidson16-220-13
Wofford14-520-13
Chattanooga12-518-15
Elon11-618-14
W. Carolina12-719-15
Ga. Southern8-1115-19
UNC-Green.7-1014-18
Samford7-1113-20
App. St.5-129-21
Furman3-149-21
Citadel3-157-26
 
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