Scores

Final

W Carolina 46

(8-12, 4-4 Southern)

The Citadel 68

(8-13, 4-5 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, January 22, 2011

    McAlister Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    WCU 15 3146
    CIT 43 2568

    Top Performers

    Western Carolina: H. Mutombo 13 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl

    Citadel: C. Wells 27 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast, 4 Stl

    The Citadel 68, W. Carolina 46

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Cameron Wells scored 27 points to lead The Citadel to a 68-46 victory over Western Carolina on Saturday night.

    Wells also had five rebounds, four assists and four steals for the Bulldogs (8-13, 4-5 Southern Conference), who have won three straight games.

    The Citadel shot 67.9 percent from the field (19 of 28) in the first half to take a 43-15 lead into halftime. Western Carolina shot 21.7 percent during that time (5 of 23), including 1 of 9 from the 3-point line (11.1 percent).

    The Bulldogs twice led by 30 points -- with 50 seconds left in the first half and with 18:56 left in the game.

    Western Carolina (8-12, 4-4) closed to 16 on Mike Williams' three-point play with 6:55 to play.

    Mike Groselle added 15 points and Austin Dahn had 13 for the Bulldogs, who easily won despite committing 20 turnovers.

    Harouna Mutombo led the Catamounts with 13 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WCU
    CIT
    Points 46 68
    FG Made-Attempted 17-56 (.304) 25-43 (.581)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-18 (.167) 5-12 (.417)
    FT Made-Attempted 9-17 (.529) 13-17 (.765)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 4 30

    2010-11 Season

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