The Citadel vs Appalachian State

The Citadel 80, Appalachian St. 77

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BOONE, N.C. (AP) - Mike Groselle scored 10 of The Citadel's 12 points in overtime as the Bulldogs outlasted Appalachian State 80-77 Wednesday night, snapping a four-game skid.

Groselle, who finished with 22 points and 14 rebounds, made a layup to tie it at 68, forcing overtime, after The Citadel (7-19, 4-12 Southern Conference) saw its 10-point, second-half lead evaporate.

The Mountaineers' Jay Canty opened overtime with a layup, then Bulldogs freshman Matt Van Scyoc, who scored a career-high 24, tied it.

Groselle took it from there, making two baskets.

After Appalachian State knotted it at 74, Groselle added two foul shots. Tad Hamilton's 3-pointer pushed the Mountaineers ahead with 1:09 left, but Groselle answered with a layup, blocked Tevin Baskin's layup attempt and hit two free throws with 4 seconds left. Appalachian State's Mike Neal missed a trey at the buzzer.

Hamilton, Neal and Baskin scored 13 apiece for the Mountaineers (12-15, 8-8).

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Scoreboard
The Citadel (7-19) «34341280
Appalachian State (12-15)3434977

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The Citadel Bulldogs
M. Van Scyoc, F418-124-662224
P. Horgan, F395-70-030210
R. Robinson, F352-60-03524
M. Groselle, C347-168-9143422
M. Harris III, G382-71-34916
S. Elmore131-20-22132
A. Moore101-42-22105
J. Jenkins81-30-10222
D. Setzekorn41-10-00003
Q. Marshall31-20-01002
Totals 29-6015-2337231680
 48.3%65.2% 
Appalachian State Mountaineers
N. Healy, F312-82-27138
J. Canty, F304-80-02428
M. Obacha, F293-31-33057
M. Neal, G335-100-153213
T. Hamilton, G305-70-001313
T. Baskin294-114-541213
J. Trice274-110-071111
C. Burgess162-30-01124
Totals 29-617-1136122077
 47.5%63.6% 
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ETSU17-427-855
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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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UT-Arlington14-427-945
Georgia St.12-620-13104
Arkansas St.11-720-12120
Texas St.11-722-14179
Ga. Southern11-718-15122
UL Lafayette10-821-12114
Troy10-822-15147
Coast. Car.10-820-19183
S. Alabama7-1114-18231
Little Rock6-1215-17244
App. St.4-149-21300
UL-Monroe2-169-24297
 
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