Furman vs The Citadel

The Citadel 68, Furman 57

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Mike Groselle scored 24 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead The Citadel to a 68-57 victory over Furman in a Southern Conference game on Thursday night.

P.J. Horgan and Dylen Setzekorn came off the bench to score 11 points each for the Bulldogs (8-20, 5-12), who had lost five of six games coming in. The Citadel swept the season series, beating Furman 84-79 on Feb. 2.

Larry Wideman scored 17 points, Colin Reddick had 14 and 10 rebounds, and Bryant Irwin scored 12 for the Paladins (6-22, 3-14), who lost their ninth consecutive game.

The Bulldogs outscored the Paladins 43-14 in the paint.

The Citadel led 30-22 at halftime, but Furman's Bobby Austin made a 3-pointer to cut the Bulldogs' advantage to 48-46 with 8:51 left. The Citadel pushed the advantage to 12 points at 64-52 on Groselle's layup with 3:05 remaining and cruised home from there.

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Scoreboard
Furman (6-22)223557
The Citadel (8-20) «303868

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Furman Paladins
K. Ferrara, F402-70-07125
B. Irwin, F404-71-271112
C. Reddick, F395-104-6102214
B. Austin, G403-111-22439
L. Wideman, G396-183-441317
K. Chuisseu10-00-00010
A. O'Neill10-00-00000
Totals 20-539-143591257
 37.7%64.3% 
The Citadel Bulldogs
M. Van Scyoc, F272-72-21027
S. Elmore, F91-30-03202
M. Groselle, C3812-190-0100324
M. Harris III, G331-72-26904
R. Robinson, G330-33-42813
P. Horgan335-111-430411
D. Setzekorn134-50-010111
A. Moore72-40-00016
J. Jenkins60-00-00200
Q. Marshall10-10-02000
Totals 27-608-1234211268
 45%66.7% 
Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
ETSU17-427-855
UNC-Green.16-525-1095
Furman14-523-1296
Wofford11-916-17190
Chattanooga10-919-12139
Samford10-1120-16170
Mercer9-1015-17192
Citadel5-1512-21283
W. Carolina4-159-23271
VMI3-166-24329
 
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