Scores

Final

The Citadel 70

(10-20, 6-11 Southern)

W Carolina 62

(16-14, 11-6 Southern)

    7:00 PM ET, February 24, 2011

    Ramsey Center, Cullowhee, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    CIT 20 5070
    WCU 37 2562

    Top Performers

    Citadel: C. Wells 21 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast

    Western Carolina: M. Williams 20 Pts, 3 Ast, 4 Stl

    The Citadel 70, W. Carolina 62

    Associated Press

    CULLOWHEE, N.C. -- Cameron Wells scored 17 of his 21 points in the second half as The Citadel rallied from a 17-point halftime deficit to beat Western Carolina 70-62 Thursday night.

    The Bulldogs (10-20, 6-11 Southern Conference) shot 61.5 percent (16 of 26) in the second half to end Western Carolina's seven-game winning streak with their second win this season over the Catamounts (16-14, 11-6).

    When The Citadel beat Western Carolina 68-46 on Jan. 22, the Bulldogs led 43-15 at halftime.

    This time, the Catamounts led 37-20 after shooting 68.2 percent (15 of 22) in the first half, but they slumped to 23.7 percent (9 of 38) in the second.

    Western Carolina led 57-51 with 5:28 left, but The Citadel scored the next 15 points, seven by Wells, to lead 66-57 with 0:49 left.

    Mike Groselle and Bryan Streeter had 15 points each for The Citadel.

    Mike Williams scored 20 for Western Carolina.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CIT
    WCU
    Points 70 62
    FG Made-Attempted 25-51 (.490) 24-60 (.400)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-13 (.231) 6-17 (.353)
    FT Made-Attempted 17-23 (.739) 8-13 (.615)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 13 (0/0) 23 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 8 21

    2010-11 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 22, 2011 @CIT 68, WCU 46Recap
    » Feb 24, 2011 CIT 70, @WCU 62Recap