The Citadel held a brief ceremony Wednesday at Bond Hall to honor some nationally recognized athletes, including basketball player Mike Groselle and All-Amercan wrestlers Odie Delaney and Ugi Khishignyam.
The Citadel at Appalachian State
WHEN: 8 p.m. Wednesday. WHERE: Holmes Center, Boone, N.C.
RECORDS: Citael 6-19, 3-12; App State 12-14, 8-7
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Things started badly for The Citadel tonight night at Samford, as the Bulldogs turned the ball over on their first two possession and saw emerging standout P.J. Horgan pick up two fouls in the first four minutes.
It never got any better for The Citadel after that, and the Bulldogs dropped a 79-67 decision at Samford.
Brief preview of The Citadel’s game at Chattanooga on Thursday night. Dogs play at Samford on Saturday, so assuring a 1-1 road trip would be nice for a team that’s suddenly on the uptick with two straight wins.
The Citadel at Furman
WHEN: 4 p.m. Saturday
WHERE: Timmons Arena, Greenville
RECORDS: Citadel 5-15, 2-8; Furman 6-13, 3-5
Chattanooga at The Citadel
WHEN: 7:05 p.m. Thursday
WHERE: McAlister Field House
RECORDS: Chattanooga 6-9, 1-1; Citadel 3-9, 0-2
NOTES: The Citadel has lost eight in a row, the latest a 72-55 loss to Western Carolina on Saturday … This game is the second of four straight home games for the Bulldogs, who host Samford on Saturday and College of Charleston on Monday … Freshman G Rae Robinson made his debut against WCU after missing 11 games with a broken foot, scoring six points with two rebounds in 18 minutes … Sophomore F P.J. Horgan, who had been red-shirting, also played for the first time, with 10 points and eight rebounds … After losing eight of its first 10, Chattanooga has won four of five, including a 74-70 win over SoCon foe Samford … Z Mason, a 6-5, 238-pound junior, leads the Mocs with 13.6 ppg and 7.0 rpg.