Scores

Final

Furman 57

(6-22, 3-14 Southern)

The Citadel 68

(8-20, 5-12 Southern)

7:05 PM ET, February 28, 2013

McAlister Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

1 2 T
FUR 22 3557
CIT 30 3868

Top Performers

Furman: C. Reddick 14 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Citadel: M. Groselle 24 Pts, 10 Reb, 6 Stl

The Citadel 68, Furman 57

Associated Press

CHARLESTON, S.C. -- 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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Team Stat Comparison

 
FUR
CIT
Points 57 68
FG Made-Attempted 20-53 (.377) 27-60 (.450)
3P Made-Attempted 8-20 (.400) 6-17 (.353)
FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 8-12 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 12 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 14

2012-13 Season

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