Southern Tournament - Recap - Western Carolina Defeats The Citadel 76-61
|Southern Tournament - Recap - Western Carolina Defeats The Citadel 76-61|
Trey Sumler went off for 27 points and added 5 rebounds leading Western Carolina over The Citadel, 76-61, on Friday at US Cellular Center.
Western Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7.5-point spread as a favorite.
Western Carolina got 14 points from James Sinclair and another 11 points from Tom Tankelewicz. Trey Sumler contributed 4 assists, while Tawaski King cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
The Citadel got 13 points from Matt Van Scyoc in a losing cause and another 13 points from Mike Groselle. Marshall Harris III contributed 6 assists for them, while P.J. Horgan had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Western Carolina were victorious, as the score was 34-25 at the break.
Western Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 37-35.