NCAA Basketball

Citadel Bulldogs (12-21)


Wed. 2/22 Sat. 2/25 Mon. 2/27 Fri. 3/3 Sat. 3/4
vs. WCU 
L 80-84
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@ Sam 
W 102-96
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vs. Chat 
W 85-76
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@ WCU 
W 78-72
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@ NC-Gre 
L 67-76
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UNC Greensboro puts away The Citadel, reaches SoCon semis

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) R.J. White scored 21 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and top-seeded UNC Greensboro eliminated No. 9 seed The Citadel from the Southern Conference tournament with a 76-67 win on Saturday.

UNC Greensboro (24-8), which has won nine consecutive games, faces Wofford in the semifinals Sunday.

Marvin Smith finished with 14 points and Francis Alonso added 11 for UNC Greensboro. Alonso hit three 3-pointers, giving him 94 for the season to break the school record. James Dickey pulled down 19 rebounds for the Spartans, a SoCon tourney single-game record.

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Leaders
Points: P. Parks18.1
Rebounds: Z. Najdawi6.7
Assists: P. Parks3.9
FG%: P. Parks40.6%
FT%: Z. Najdawi83.2%
3P%: Q. Williams36.2%
Steals: P. Parks2.0
Blocks: Z. Najdawi1.2
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga36-1
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 North Carolina31-7
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga36-1
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 UCLA31-5
7 Duke28-9
8 North Carolina31-7
9 Oregon33-5
10 Louisville25-9
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Southern Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
East Tennessee State 14-4 27-8
UNCG 14-4 25-10
Furman 14-4 23-11
Chattanooga 10-8 19-12
Wofford 10-8 16-17
Mercer 9-9 15-17
Samford 8-10 20-16
Citadel 4-14 12-21
Western Carolina 4-14 9-23
VMI 3-15 6-24
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 89.8 (1)
Rebounds: 13.6 (11)
Assists: 17.0 (11)
FG%: 41.5% (310)
FT%: 75.7% (28)
3P%: 34.0% (229)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 94.6 (351)
Rebounds: 23.8 (278)
Assists: 19.0 (350)
FG%: 51.2% (351)
FT%: 70.4% (176)
3P%: 38.7% (334)
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