Scores

Final

Samford 57

(9-14, 3-8 Southern)

The Citadel 61

(11-12, 5-6 Southern)

    7:05 PM ET, February 4, 2010

    McAlister Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    SAM 23 3457
    CIT 26 3561

    Top Performers

    Samford: J. Davis 24 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast

    Citadel: C. Wells 8 Pts, 8 Reb, 7 Ast, 4 Blk

    The Citadel 61, Samford 57

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Austin Dahn scored 15 points and The Citadel scored the final four points to take a 61-57 victory Thursday night over Samford.

    Samford's Trey Montgomery tied the score at 57 with 42 seconds left, but The Citadel's Bryan Streeter hit a layup with 13 seconds left for a 59-57 lead. Josh Davis missed a 3-pointer with 4 seconds remaining and Cameron Wells finished the scoring with two free throws.

    The victory capped a rally from an 11-point deficit for The Citadel (11-12, 5-6 Southern Conference). Samford (9-14, 6-6) led 45-34 with 10:27 left, but the Bulldogs went on a 17-6 run to tie the score at 51 on Ben Cherry's 3-pointer with 3:43 left.

    Harrison DuPont scored 13 points, Dahn finished with four of The Citadel's 10 3-pointers and Cherry added nine points on three 3-pointers.

    Josh Davis scored 24 points and Bryan Friday added 16 for Samford, which has lost four straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SAM
    CIT
    Points 57 61
    FG Made-Attempted 19-47 (.404) 20-47 (.426)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-22 (.364) 10-24 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 11-15 (.733) 11-15 (.733)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 10

    2009-10 Season

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    Jan 16, 2010 CIT 51, @SAM 50Recap
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