The Citadel vs Presbyterian

Presbyterian 68, The Citadel 65

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CLINTON, S.C. (AP) - Khalid Mutakabbir scored a game-high 25 points to lead Presbyterian past The Citadel 68-65 Saturday night.

Eric Washington converted all four shots from the field, and made 3 of 4 from the foul line to finish with 11 points for Presbyterian (8-21).

Down 66-63, Marshall Harris III connected on two free throws to cut Citadel's deficit to one, 66-65 with 12 seconds to play.

After Austin Anderson converted two free throws to push the lead back to three, 68-65, with nine seconds to go, Harris III turned the ball over on Citadel's last possession to seal Presbyterian's victory.

The Bulldogs (7-20) trailed the entire second half, but never fell behind by double digits.

Presbyterian scored 14 points off of 19 Citadel turnovers.

The Blue Hose outscored the Bulldogs 36-30 inside, and led in bench points 15-7.

Mike Groselle led the Bulldogs with 15 points and nine rebounds.

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The Citadel Bulldogs
P. Horgan, F396-102-491214
M. Groselle, C335-95-893415
M. Harris III, G352-46-624312
M. Van Scyoc, G354-91-420310
R. Robinson, G342-22-44137
S. Elmore80-03-43013
A. Moore60-10-00000
J. Jenkins51-32-20004
D. Setzekorn40-00-00000
Q. Marshall10-00-00000
Totals 20-3821-323091665
 52.6%65.6% 
Presbyterian Blue Hose
J. Clyburn, F283-63-65049
R. Hargrave, F50-20-00020
A. Anderson, G403-92-43228
E. Washington, G374-43-414311
K. Mutakabbir, G349-184-520325
R. McTavish323-62-25119
W. Truss142-50-03044
M. Lake101-30-03032
Totals 25-5314-212372268
 47.2%66.7% 
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High Point3-49-10270
Longwood3-46-12301
Char. So.2-56-12307
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