Recap - The Citadel Defeats Georgia Southern 80-63
|Recap - The Citadel Defeats Georgia Southern 80-63|
The Citadel earned an 80-63 victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday, getting 19 points from Matt Van Scyoc at McAlister Field House.
The Citadel was an underdog by 5.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Ashton Moore had 16 points for The Citadel and Marshall Harris III chipped in with 11 points. Marshall Harris III had 12 assists for them, while P.J. Horgan was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Georgia Southern got 29 points from Tre Bussey in a losing cause and another 10 points from Jelani Hewitt. Jelani Hewitt contributed 3 assists for them, while Brian Holmes had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgia Southern were victorious, as the score was 35-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Georgia Southern as they grabbed 34 boards, while The Citadel only had 32.