Scores

Final OT

Appalachian St 73

(10-13, 7-8 Southern)

The Citadel 78

(16-10, 11-4 Southern)

    7:05 PM ET, February 12, 2009

    McAlister Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 OT T
    APP 37 29 773
    CIT 27 39 1278

    Top Performers

    Appalachian State: K. Brand 22 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Citadel: C. Wells 30 Pts, 3 Reb, 7 Ast, 2 Stl

    The Citadel 78, Appalachian St. 73

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Cameron Wells scored six of his 30 points in overtime as The Citadel defeated Appalachian State 78-73 on Thursday night.

    The Citadel (16-10, 11-4 Southern Conference) trailed 73-71 with 1:38 left in overtime, before scoring the game's last seven points. John Brown had a steal, a block and an offensive rebound for the Bulldogs in overtime.

    The Citadel trailed 37-27 at halftime and went on a 14-4 run to tie the game at 41 with 15:05 left on two Austin Dahn free throws. The Bulldogs would gain a 66-61 advantage before the Mountaineers (10-13, 7-8) picked up a 3-pointer by Donald Sims and an Isaac Butts jumper with 2 seconds left in regulation to force overtime.

    Zach Urbanus chipped in 14 for The Citadel, which defeated the Mountaineers 74-72 on Feb. 5.

    Kellen Brand led Appalachian State with 22 points and Marcus Wright had 17.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    APP
    CIT
    Points 73 78
    FG Made-Attempted 29-57 (.509) 27-58 (.466)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-18 (.500) 9-20 (.450)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-7 (.857) 15-24 (.625)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 15 5

    2008-09 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Feb 5, 2009 CIT 74, @APP 72Recap
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