Scores

Final

The Citadel 67

(6-17, 3-10 Southern)

Samford 79

(8-16, 6-5 Southern)

Coverage: ESPN3

8:00 PM ET, February 9, 2013

Pete Hanna Center, Birmingham, Alabama

1 2 T
CIT 32 3567
SAM 48 3179

Top Performers

Citadel: J. Jenkins 13 Pts, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

Samford: T. Hood 19 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

Samford 79, The Citadel 67

Associated Press

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Tyler Hood scored a season-high 19 points and Samford snapped a four-game losing streak with a 79-67 win over The Citadel Saturday night.

Hood was 8-of-11 shooting, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range, for Samford (8-16, 6-5 Southern Conference). Raijon Kelly and Tim Williams each added 17 points and Clide Geffrard Jr. had 11.

Samford shot a season-best 65.9 percent (29 of 44) from the field, knocked down 7 of 17 3-pointers and drained 14 of 17 free-throw attempts.

Samford also had a season-high 20 assists with Kelly's six leading the way.

Mike Groselle and Janell Jenkins scored 13 points apiece for The Citadel (6-17, 3-10), which dropped its second straight game. The team hit 7 of 14 from 3-point range and 24 of 27 at the foul line, but made only 48.6 percent (18 of 37) from the field and committed 19 turnovers.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
CIT
SAM
Points 67 79
FG Made-Attempted 18-37 (.486) 29-44 (.659)
3P Made-Attempted 7-14 (.500) 7-17 (.412)
FT Made-Attempted 24-27 (.889) 14-17 (.824)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 24

2012-13 Season

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