Scores

Final

The Citadel 54

(3-3, 0-1 Southern)

UNC Greensboro 84

(2-5, 1-0 Southern)

7:00 PM ET, December 1, 2012

Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina

1 2 T
CIT 21 3354
UNCG 46 3884

Top Performers

Citadel: M. Groselle 20 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl, 1 Blk

UNC Greensboro: D. Parker 15 Pts, 5 Reb, 4 Ast

UNC-Greensboro 84, The Citadel 54

Associated Press

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Drew Parker scored 15 points and Trevis Simpson had 14 in UNC Greensboro's dominant 84-54 victory over The Citadel in the Southern Conference opener for both teams Saturday night.

Nicholas Paulos scored 11 points for the Spartans (2-5).

Mike Groselle led the Bulldogs (3-3) with 20 points, and Ashton Moore had 11.

UNC Greensboro shot 58.9 percent (33 of 56) from the field, 52.4 percent (11 of 21) on 3-pointers. The Citadel shot 30.9 percent (17 of 55) from the field.

The Spartans blew the game open in the first half. They opened on a 14-5 run, with Trey Simpson scoring seven points. They pushed it to 23-8 on Paulos' 3-pointer and 33-12 on Derrell Armstrong's layup with 7:06 remaining.

Drew Parker's 3-pointer made it 36-14 with 5:33 left, and UNC Greensboro cruised to a 46-21 lead at the break against its North Division foe.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CIT
UNCG
Points 54 84
FG Made-Attempted 17-55 (.309) 33-56 (.589)
3P Made-Attempted 5-17 (.294) 11-21 (.524)
FT Made-Attempted 15-21 (.714) 7-8 (.875)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 10 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 31

2012-13 Season

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