Scores

Final

The Citadel 54

(7-7, 1-1 Southern)

Savannah State 47

(5-10, 4-2 home)

    4:00 PM ET, January 2, 2010

    Tiger Arena, Savannah, Georgia

    1 2 T
    CIT 26 2854
    SAV 18 2947

    Top Performers

    Citadel: H. DuPont 11 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Savannah State: R. Hassan 13 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    The Citadel 54, Savannah St. 47

    Associated Press

    SAVANNAH, Ga. -- Austin Dahn came off the bench to score 12 points and Citadel beat Savannah State 54-47 on Saturday to snap a a two-game losing streak.

    Harrison DuPont and reserve Bryan Streeter added 11 points each for the Bulldogs (7-7), who improved to 7-0 against the Tigers. Citadel's bench outscored the Savannah State reserves 27-2. Cameron Wells, who had six points, had his streak of 16-straight games in double figures come to an end.

    Citadel overcame a 16-13 deficit and ended the first half on a 13-2 run to lead 26-18. The Bulldogs went on a 11-3 run in the second half to grab their biggest lead at 47-32 with 5:16 to play.

    Tracy Rankins made 7 of 14 field goal attempts to lead the Tigers with 17 points. Rashad Hassan had 13 points and eight rebounds.

    The Tigers (5-9) lost their second straight and have dropped seven of their past eight games.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CIT
    SAV
    Points 54 47
    FG Made-Attempted 20-43 (.465) 18-45 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 3-15 (.200)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-14 (.643) 8-10 (.800)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 14 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 14 6

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