Appalachian State Defeats The Citadel 54-45 - Recap
Appalachian State earned a 54-45 victory over The Citadel on Thursday, getting 17 points from Tab Hamilton at Holmes Convocation Center.
Appalachian State did not, however, defeat The Citadel against the spread, which closed at 10.5 at most sportsbooks.
Appalachian State got 15 points from Mike Neal and another 12 points from Tommy Spagnolo. Mike Neal contributed 6 assists, while Tommy Spagnolo cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Citadel got a 13-point performance from Quinton Marshall, who was supported by 12 points from Matt Van Scyoc. Ashton Moore had 5 assists in a losing cause for The Citadel, while C.J. Bray grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Appalachian State were victorious, as the score was 27-21 at the break.
Appalachian State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-28.