Scores

Final

Ga. Southern 63

(13-18, 6-10 Southern)

The Citadel 80

(6-25, 2-14 Southern)

    7:05 PM ET, March 1, 2014

    McAlister Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    GASO 35 2863
    CIT 33 4780

    Top Performers

    Georgia Southern: T. Bussey 29 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    The Citadel: M. Harris 11 Pts, 2 Reb, 12 Ast, 3 Stl

    The Citadel defeats Georgia Southern 80-63

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Matt Van Scyoc had 19 points and Marshall Harris III added 11 points and 12 assists to help The Citadel defeat Georgia Southern 80-63 on Saturday night.

    The Citadel used a 14-2 run, including seven by Van Scyoc, to take a 69-57 lead with 3:46 remaining. Brian Holmes answered with a 3-pointer to pull Georgia Southern within 69-60 before The Citadel closed on an 11-3 run to cap the scoring.

    Van Scyoc was 7 of 12 from the floor, including four 3-pointers, and Harris earned his first career double-double. Ashton Moore added 16 points for The Citadel (6-25, 2-14 Southern), which has won two straight since snapping a 17-game losing skid.

    Tre Bussey tied a career-high with 29 points on 12-of-21 shooting with three steals to lead Georgia Southern (13-18, 6-10). Jelani Hewitt added 10 points for the Eagles, which dropped to seventh place in the conference.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    GASO
    CIT
    Points 63 80
    FG Made-Attempted 24-59 (.407) 31-57 (.544)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-21 (.333) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 8-13 (.615) 8-9 (.889)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 15 (0/0)

    2013-14 Season

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