Scores

Final

Chattanooga 76

(6-10, 2-3 Southern)

The Citadel 70

(7-9, 2-3 Southern)

    7:05 PM ET, January 12, 2009

    McAlister Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    CHAT 36 4076
    CIT 37 3370

    Top Performers

    Chattanooga: S. McDowell 27 Pts, 3 Reb

    The Citadel: Z. Urbanus 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast

    Chattanooga 76, The Citadel 70

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Stephen McDowell scored 27 points to help Chattanooga hold off The Citadel 76-70 on Monday night.

    Stephen McDowell, who leads the Moccasins (6-10, 2-3 Southern Conference) in scoring, 3-point field goal percentage and free throw percentage, was 7 of 14 from the 3-point line.

    McDowell's final 3-pointer gave Chattanooga a 71-65 lead before Austin Dahn hit a 3-pointer to cut the margin to 71-68 with 2:01 remaining.

    Keyron Sheard's free throw stretched the lead to 72-68 with 34.7 seconds left before McDowell sealed it with two free throws with 17.6 seconds to go.

    Chattanooga has won the past 10 meetings with The Citadel (7-9, 2-3).

    Kevin Goffney scored 14 points and Nicchaeus Doaks and Ty Patterson added 11 points each for Chattanooga.

    Zach Urbanus scored 24 points and Demetrius had 15 points and 14 rebounds for The Citadel.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CHAT
    CIT
    Points 76 70
    FG Made-Attempted 26-61 (.426) 25-58 (.431)
    3P Made-Attempted 11-30 (.367) 13-33 (.394)
    FT Made-Attempted 13-21 (.619) 7-10 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 10 (0/0) 18 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 8

    2008-09 Season

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