Elon vs The Citadel

Elon 70, The Citadel 55

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Drew Spradlin scored 21 points and Elon defeated The Citadel 70-55 on Thursday night, snapping a five-game losing streak.

The Phoenix (8-7, 3-1 Southern Conference) shot 46.6 percent from the field (27 of 58), while shooting well from the outside. Elon made 9 of 19 3-pointers (47.4 percent).

The Phoenix led 35-23 at halftime, despite making just 39.4 percent in the first half (13 of 33). In the second, Elon went 14 of 25 from the floor 56 (percent).

Elon scored the first seven points of the second half, and would lead by no less than 12 the rest of the way. Of the 12 Elon players who saw action 10 scored. Lucas Troutman added 10 points for the Phoenix, and Austin Hamilton had 6 of their 15 assists.

Mike Groselle led The Citadel (4-12, 1-4) with 17 points and 11 rebounds. C.J. Bray added 10 points for the Bulldogs.

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Elon (8-7) «353570
The Citadel (4-12)233255

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Elon Phoenix
R. Beaumont, F191-50-04232
E. Edomwonyi, F162-41-12025
S. Koch, G333-70-07209
A. Hamilton, G314-90-02629
D. Spradlin, G316-136-742021
L. Troutman205-90-070310
B. Ervin142-30-06136
J. Isenbarger141-20-01222
K. Blake70-00-00010
R. Winters71-30-00022
J. Bonney52-20-00004
R. Dugas30-10-00000
Totals 27-587-835151870
 46.6%87.5% 
The Citadel Bulldogs
C. Bray, F184-50-021310
M. Groselle, C367-143-5112217
C. Morabbi, G371-72-49314
A. Moore, G331-84-40317
D. Wright, G283-130-03227
B. Holston202-30-15245
M. Harris150-02-40202
L. Miller71-10-00003
J. Robertson60-00-00000
Totals 19-5111-1835151355
 37.3%61.1% 
Colonial Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UNC-Wilm.15-329-627
Charleston14-425-1062
Towson11-720-1392
Elon10-818-14160
Will. & Mary10-817-14110
Northeastern8-1015-16134
Hofstra7-1115-17196
J. Madison7-1110-23256
Delaware5-1313-20234
Drexel3-159-23308

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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