Scores

Final

The Citadel 70

(11-10, 6-4 Southern)

Samford 45

(10-9, 5-5 Southern)

    8:30 PM ET, January 26, 2009

    1 2 T
    CIT 33 3770
    SAM 23 2245

    Top Performers

    The Citadel: C. Wells 20 Pts, 8 Reb, 5 Ast, 3 Stl

    Samford: A. King 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    The Citadel 70, Samford 45

    Associated Press

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Cameron Wells scored 20 points, leading four of The Citadel's players in double figures in a 70-45 rout of Samford on Monday night.

    Zach Urbanus added 16 points, Demetrius Nelson had 13 and Austin Dahn chipped in with 12 for The Citadel (11-10, 6-4 Southern Conference). John Brown grabbed 12 rebounds.

    Andy King led Samford (10-9, 5-5) with 12 points and Bryan Friday had 10.

    The Citadel shot 52.9 percent from the field (27 of 51) in the game compared to just a 31.9 percent mark (15 of 47) for Samford, and hit 12 of 25 3-pointers.

    Samford hit just 6 of 32 from long range.

    The Citadel jumped out to a 10 point halftime lead, and sealed the win by outscoring Samford 37-22 in the second half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CIT
    SAM
    Points 70 45
    FG Made-Attempted 27-51 (.529) 15-47 (.319)
    3P Made-Attempted 12-25 (.480) 6-32 (.188)
    FT Made-Attempted 4-8 (.500) 9-13 (.692)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 9 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 25 0

    2008-09 Season

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