The Citadel vs NC-Greensboro

UNC-Greensboro 82, The Citadel 71

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - Trevis Simpson scored 23 points as UNC Greensboro held off The Citadel 82-71 Thursday night to win its seventh straight game.

The Spartans (9-14, 7-4 Southern Conference), who won their previous two contests in overtime, also defeated the Bulldogs 67-66 on Jan. 14.

UNC Greensboro's winning streak is the second-longest of the school's Division I era, which began in 1991-92. The 1995-96 squad, which made the NCAA Tournament, had an eight-game streak.

The Spartans led 39-29 at halftime, then stretched the lead to 12 points.

After Bo Holston's layup with 15:40 left got The Citadel within four points, at 45-41, Aloysius Henry made a three-point play and Drew Parker hit a 3-pointer to push the lead back into double figures.

Derrell Armstrong added 14 points, Henry 13 and Korey Van Dussen 11 for the Spartans.

Mike Groselle scored 20 to lead the Bulldogs (4-18, 1-10), who have lost seven straight.

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Scoreboard
The Citadel (4-18)294271
NC-Greensboro (9-14) «394382

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The Citadel Bulldogs
C. Bray, F183-40-02127
M. Groselle, C377-156-782320
M. Harris, G331-35-90347
D. Wright, G300-83-47333
C. Morabbi, G182-70-02115
L. Miller254-74-513015
B. Holston153-40-03116
A. Moore152-40-00014
J. Robertson92-40-02004
Totals 24-5618-2528141571
 42.9%72% 
NC-Greensboro Spartans
D. Williams, F263-51-15037
A. Brackett, F90-20-02030
T. Simpson, G296-148-1270223
K. Van Dussen, G265-61-107211
D. Parker, G211-20-03333
K. Randall243-60-00117
A. Henry226-81-160013
D. Armstrong195-91-154514
N. Paulos142-60-02014
T. Hoffer90-00-03020
K. Bethea10-00-00000
Totals 31-5812-1635152282
 53.4%75% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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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