Scores

Final

The Citadel 65

(7-20, 4-12 Southern)

Presbyterian 68

(8-21, 4-10 Big South)

    7:45 PM ET, February 23, 2013

    Ross E. Templeton P.E. Center, Clinton, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    CIT 28 3765
    PRE 30 3868

    Top Performers

    The Citadel: M. Groselle 15 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Blk

    Presbyterian: K. Mutakabbir 25 Pts, 2 Reb, 3 Stl

    Presbyterian 68, The Citadel 65

    Associated Press

    CLINTON, S.C. -- Khalid Mutakabbir scored a game-high 25 points to lead Presbyterian past The Citadel 68-65 Saturday night.

    Eric Washington converted all four shots from the field, and made 3 of 4 from the foul line to finish with 11 points for Presbyterian (8-21).

    Down 66-63, Marshall Harris III connected on two free throws to cut Citadel's deficit to one, 66-65 with 12 seconds to play.

    After Austin Anderson converted two free throws to push the lead back to three, 68-65, with nine seconds to go, Harris III turned the ball over on Citadel's last possession to seal Presbyterian's victory.

    The Bulldogs (7-20) trailed the entire second half, but never fell behind by double digits.

    Presbyterian scored 14 points off of 19 Citadel turnovers.

    The Blue Hose outscored the Bulldogs 36-30 inside, and led in bench points 15-7.

    Mike Groselle led the Bulldogs with 15 points and nine rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CIT
    PRE
    Points 65 68
    FG Made-Attempted 20-38 (.526) 25-53 (.472)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-10 (.400) 4-17 (.235)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-32 (.656) 14-21 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 16 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 9

    2012-13 Season

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