Scores

Final

The Citadel 58

(3-5, 0-1 Southern)

Gardner-Webb 71

(7-5, 4-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 15, 2012

    Paul Porter Arena, Boiling Springs, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    CIT 26 3258
    WEBB 23 4871

    Top Performers

    Citadel: M. Groselle 14 Pts, 15 Reb, 2 Blk

    Gardner-Webb: D. Harper 27 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

    Gardner-Webb 71, The Citadel 58

    Associated Press

    BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Donta Harper scored 27 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Gardner-Webb past The Citadel 71-58 Saturday night in nonconference action.

    Max Landis added 16 points for Gardner-Webb (7-5).

    Trailing 26-23 at halftime, Gardner-Webb opened the second half on a 22-8 run, taking a 45-34 lead with 12:47 left to play. Harper scored nine points and Landis made two 3-pointers during the stretch to help the Runnin' Bulldogs take a double-digit lead.

    The Citadel (3-5) cut the lead to five, 59-54, with 5 minutes left to play, but Harper and Landis responded, scoring 11 of the teams' final 12 points. Gardner-Webb outscored the Bulldogs 12-4 the rest of the way to seal the victory.

    The Citadel was led by Mike Groselle, who finished with a double-double, 14 points and 15 rebounds. Dylen Setzekorn led the Bulldogs in scoring with 16 points off the bench.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CIT
    WEBB
    Points 58 71
    FG Made-Attempted 19-55 (.345) 29-61 (.475)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-15 (.267) 4-17 (.235)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-23 (.696) 9-17 (.529)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 6 15

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