Scores

Final

The Citadel 52

(4-19, 0-8 Southern)

Ga. Southern 83

(10-12, 3-4 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, January 30, 2014

    W. S. Hanner Fieldhouse, Statesboro, Georgia

    1 2 T
    CIT 17 3552
    GASO 38 4583

    Top Performers

    The Citadel: A. Moore 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Georgia Southern: J. Hewitt 22 Pts, 1 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    Georgia Southern rolls over The Citadel 84-53

    Associated Press

    STATESBORO, Ga. -- Jelani Hewitt scored 22 points to lead hot-shooting Georgia Southern to an 84-53 win over The Citadel on Thursday.

    Hewitt hit 8 of 10 shots, including 4 of 6 3-pointers, as the Eagles (10-12, 3-4 Southern League) shot 54 percent from the field, 50 percent behind the arc (11-22).

    Curtis Diamond came off the bench to add 13 on 5 of 8 shooting with three 3's. Tre Bussey had 12 points and Brian Holmes 11.

    The Bulldogs (4-19, 0-8) shot just 35 percent, making 1 of 13 3's in dropping their 11th straight game. Ashton Moore had 14 points.

    The Citadel scored the first six points but the Eagles followed with 29-0 run. Hewitt had 8 points in the game-breaking run. It was 38-17 at the half

    Hewitt hit a 3 5 minutes into the second half to start a 14-0 run with Hewitt getting 7 to make it 62-26.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CIT
    GASO
    Points 52 83
    FG Made-Attempted 20-57 (.351) 31-58 (.534)
    3P Made-Attempted 1-13 (.077) 11-22 (.500)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 10-17 (.588)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 16 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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