The Citadel Falls 78-60 to Western Carolina - Recap

Tom Tankelewicz scored 15 points leading Western Carolina to a 78-60 victory over The Citadel at McAlister Field House on Saturday.

Western Carolina won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 9-point spread as favorites.

Western Carolina got 10 points from Trey Sumler and another 10 points from Justin Browning. Trey Sumler contributed 8 assists, while Justin Browning cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

The Citadel got 25 points from Matt Van Scyoc in a losing cause and another 11 points from Ashton Moore. Marshall Harris III contributed 4 assists for them, while Matt Van Scyoc had 10 rebounds.

Western Carolina led at halftime, 38-24.

The rebound battle favored Western Carolina as they grabbed 43 boards, while The Citadel only had 27.