College of Charleston vs The Citadel

Coll. of Charleston 73, The Citadel 69

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Andrew Lawrence scored 21 points and Adjehi Baru posted his third straight double-double to help College of Charleston rally and edge The Citadel 73-69 Monday in Southern Conference play.

Baru finished with 16 points and 12 boards, Anthony Stitt added 14 points and Anthony Thomas 10 for Charleston (12-5, 4-1), which trailed 34-31 at halftime after shooting 34.5 percent (10 of 29) in the first half.

The Citadel (3-12, 0-5) built a 57-50 lead midway through the second half before Stitt sandwiched two 3-pointers around two Lawrence free throws to give Charleston its first lead of the half, 58-57.

Teams battled to a 69-69 tie with 45 seconds remaining but Lawrence hit a jumper and two free throws to seal it.

Charleston shot 46.9 percent (15 of 32) in the second half and made six 3s in the frame.

Mike Groselle's 19 points led The Citadel, losers of 11 straight.

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College of Charleston Cougars
A. Thomas, F314-101-144010
W. Hall, F202-50-03235
A. Baru, C327-122-3121316
A. Lawrence, G375-148-923221
A. Stitt, G375-120-050214
T. Wiedeman241-43-54035
T. Johnson80-10-01120
N. Johnson60-20-00000
M. Sundberg51-10-00002
Totals 25-6114-1836111573
 41%77.8% 
The Citadel Bulldogs
M. Van Scyoc, F406-93-422217
S. Elmore, F250-31-36231
M. Groselle, C319-121-391219
M. Harris III, G292-80-04746
R. Robinson, G130-10-02100
A. Moore274-100-011010
P. Horgan244-60-05248
J. Jenkins113-42-20228
Totals 28-537-1233181769
 52.8%58.3% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-326-536
Charleston14-423-866
Towson11-719-1291
Elon10-818-13143
Will. & Mary10-816-13132
Northeastern8-1015-15131
Hofstra7-1115-16188
J. Madison7-119-22252
Delaware5-1312-19244
Drexel3-159-22287

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU14-324-669
Furman14-421-1098
UNC-Green.13-422-8108
Chattanooga10-719-1096
Wofford10-815-16201
Samford8-917-13150
Mercer8-914-16209
Citadel3-1410-20319
W. Carolina3-148-22256
VMI3-146-22324
 
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