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% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Northeastern12-623-1286
Will. & Mary12-620-1393
J. Madison12-619-14148
UNC-Wilm.12-618-14146
Hofstra10-820-14174
Drexel9-911-19244
Delaware9-910-20253
Elon6-1215-18258
Towson5-1312-20281
Charleston3-159-24298

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wofford16-228-747
Chattanooga15-322-10112
Mercer12-619-16212
W. Carolina9-915-17221
ETSU8-1016-14192
VMI7-1111-19287
Samford6-1213-19305
Citadel6-1211-19327
UNC-Green.6-1211-22309
Furman5-1311-22293
 
Other games
LOU 73 Final
CONN 58
BAYL 44 Final
KAN 61