College Basketball

more stats

NCAA Game Summary - The Citadel at Georgia Southern



(Thursday, January 30th)

Final Score: Georgia Southern 83, The Citadel 52

Statesboro, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - Jelani Hewitt netted 22 points and dished out five assists as the Georgia Southern Eagles cruised past the Citadel Bulldogs, 83-52, in Southern Conference action at Hanner Fieldhouse.

Tre Bussey scored 12 points, grabbed seven rebounds and notched five assists for Georgia Southern (10-12, 3-4 SoCon). Curtis Diamond chipped in 13 points, and Brian Holmes added 11 with six assists in the win. The Eagles broke up a three-game losing streak with the victory.

Ashton Moore was the only player to score in double figures for the Bulldogs (4-19, 0-8), netting 14 with a team-high five turnovers in the loss. The Citadel has dropped 11 consecutive contests.

Georgia Southern hit 53.6 percent of its shots from the floor in the first half, and took a decisive 38-17 lead into the half. The Citadel connected on just 26.9 percent of its shots in the period.

The Eagles didn't let up in the second half, netting 53.3 percent of their shots to the Bulldogs' 41.9 percent. The Citadel finished 1-of-13 from 3-point distance in the game.

Georgia Southern held the edge in points in the paint (43-30), rebounding (43-29) and in 3-point makes (11-1).

01/30 22:10:17 ET

Other Stories

  • NASL: RailHawks vs. Ft. Lauderdale

    Saturday at 7:30 am on WRAL-2

  • PGA: RBC Heritage

    Saturday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • PGA: RBC Heritage

    Sunday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • PGA: Zurich Classic of New Orleans

    Saturday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MiLB: Durham Bulls vs. Norfolk Tides

    Tonight at 7:05 on 620am

  • MLB: Atlanta Braves at NY Mets

    Saturday at 7:05 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • MLB: Baltimore Orioles at Boston Red Sox

    Sunday at 7:05 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
Final
DET 2
CLE 3
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
Final
TEX 3
SEA 2
Final
CWS 4
BOS 6
Final
HOU 4
KAN 6
8:10pm Wednesday
MIN 0
TOR 0
Final
ANA 5
OAK 4
Final
SDP 4
COL 2
Final
SFG 2
LOS 1
1:05pm Today
PHI
ATL
 
1:08pm Today
DET
CLE
 
1:10pm Today
MIN
TOR
 
2:05pm Today
TEX
SEA
 
3:45pm Today
SFG
LOS
 
6:40pm Tonight
SDP
COL
 
7:05pm Tonight
PIT
MIL
 
7:05pm Tonight
WAS
STL
 
7:10pm Tonight
TAM
NYY
 
7:10pm Tonight
MIN
TOR
 
8:10pm Tonight
CWS
BOS
 
8:10pm Tonight
HOU
KAN
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
Final
MEM 106
DAL 105
Final
OKC 112
DET 111
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
Final
MIA 87
PHI 100
Final
NYK 95
TOR 92
Final
MIN 130
UTA 136
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
Final
DEN 112
GSW 116
Final
POR 110
LAC 104
Final
SAC 99
PHO 104
Final
TAM 4
MON 5
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
Final
ANA 4
DAL 3
7:00pm Tonight
NYR
PHI
8:00pm Tonight
STL
CHI
9:30pm Tonight
COL
MIN
10:30pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
DUR 6
NOR 9
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
NOR