Recap - Georgia Southern Defeats The Citadel 83-52
|Recap - Georgia Southern Defeats The Citadel 83-52|
The Citadel was run off the court by Georgia Southern on Thursday as they blasted them 83-52 at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Georgia Southern was a 9.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Jelani Hewitt had 22 points for Georgia Southern and Curtis Diamond chipped in with 13 points. Brian Holmes had 6 assists for them, while Kyle Doyle was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
The Citadel got 14 points from Ashton Moore in a losing cause and another 8 points from Brian White. Marshall Harris III contributed 2 assists for them, while Ashton Moore had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Georgia Southern were victorious, as the score was 38-17 at the break.
Georgia Southern won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-29.