Western Carolina Defeats The Citadel 72-55 - Recap

Western Carolina Defeats The Citadel 72-55 - Recap

Western Carolina grabbed a 72-55 win over The Citadel on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Trey Sumler at McAlister Field House.

Western Carolina was the ATS victor, as they covered the 7-point spread as a favorite.

Western Carolina got 14 points from Tom Tankelewicz and another 11 points from Preston Ross. Trey Sumler contributed 6 assists, while Preston Ross cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.

The Citadel got 10 points from Marshall Harris III in a losing cause and another 10 points from P.J. Horgan. Ashton Moore contributed 3 assists for them, while P.J. Horgan had 8 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Western Carolina were victorious, as the score was 36-25 at the break.

Western Carolina won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 35-24.