Atlantic Division offseason review

Boston Celtics Additions: Kadeem Allen, Aron Baynes, Jabari Bird, Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving, Shane Larkin, Marcus Morris, Abdel Nader, Semi Ojeleye, Jayson Tatum, Daniel Theis, Guerschon Yabusele Subtractions: Avery Bradley, Jae Crowder, Gerald Green, Demetrius Jackson, Jonas Jerebko, Amir Johnson, Jordan Mickey, Kelly Olynyk, Isaiah Thomas, James Young, Tyler Zeller 2016-17 Cap...
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September 20, 2017  |  Discuss

Parks leads The Citadel past W Carolina in SoCon opener

ASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) Preston Parks scored 28 points and ninth-seeded The Citadel used a late 8-0 run to defeat eighth-seeded Western Carolina in the opening game of the Southern Conference Tournament on Friday night. Haboubacar Mutombo's 3-pointer with 7:02 to go put the Catamounts up 62-61 with 7:02 to play. Parks started the key surge with a pair of free throws. Six of the eight...
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March 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Parks, Balogun help The Citadel reach SoCon Tournament

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Preston Parks and Ezekiel Balogun combined for 40 points as The Citadel upset Chattanooga 85-76 on Monday night, earning a spot in the Southern Conference Tournament. Parks scored 22 points and was 4 of 10 from 3-point range, while Balogun scored 18 on a 6-for-9 shooting night with nine rebounds. Balogun broke a 63-all tie with a layup and Parks followed...
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February 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Late run helps Mercer put away The Citadel 89-78

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Rian Holland hit five 3-pointers and scored 32 points to help lead Mercer to an 89-78 win over The Citadel on Saturday, giving the Bears the season sweep over the Bulldogs. Desmond Ringer finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds and Demetre Rivers added 14 points for Mercer (13-15, 7-8 Southern Conference). The Bears shot 57 percent in the first half, and...
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February 18, 2017  |  Discuss

Peterson scores 37 as VMI blows past The Citadel 101-78

LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) QJ Peterson poured in 37 points and VMI broke open a close game after halftime to defeat The Citadel 101-78 in a runaway on Saturday. Peterson was 13-of-23 shooting with five 3-pointers, leading four Keydets into double-digit scoring. VMI led 43-42 at halftime, but opened the second frame with a 9-0 run, held The Citadel scoreless for nearly 3 1/2 minutes and...
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February 11, 2017  |  Discuss

UNC Greensboro beats The Citadel 81-72

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Diante Baldwin scored 19 points and dished eight assists as UNC Greensboro posted its sixth-straight win, beating The Citadel 81-72 on Saturday. Demetrius Troy added 13 points for the Spartans (16-5, 7-1 Southern Conference). R.J. White had 12 points and seven rebounds and Marvin Smith had 10 points and nine rebounds. Jordy Kuiper led the team with 12 boards...
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January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

W. Carolina outlasts The Citadel 100-95, Pughsley scores 28

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) Elijah Pughsley scored a career-high 28 points, Haboubacar Mutombo a career-best 22 and Devin Peterson added 20 with 10 rebounds and Western Carolina outlasted The Citadel 100-95 to earn its first Southern Conference win of the season on Thursday night. Freshman Preston Parks led The Citadel (9-12, 2-6) with 28 points while Zane Najdawi and Leandro Allende...
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January 19, 2017  |  Discuss

The Citadel survives OT thriller against rival Wofford

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Kaelon Harris scored 23 points and Frankie Johnson hit two crucial free throws in the final minute as The Citadel survived in overtime 104-103 against conference rival Wofford on Monday night. A Preston Parks 3 for the Bulldogs tied the game at 91 with 1:14 left and forced the overtime period. The Citadel kept the pressure on, scoring nine of the first 11...
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January 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Acox has career-best 21, Furman stifles The Citadel 83-68

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) Kris Acox scored a career-high 21 points to go with 11 rebounds and Furman won its Southern Conference opener 83-68 over The Citadel on Saturday. Acox finished 9 of 10 from the field and hit all three of his free throws. Devin Sibley scored 20 points and John Davis III added 12 for the Paladins (8-6, 1-0), who shot 53.4 percent from the field. Furman's best...
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December 31, 2016  |  Discuss

UNC Greensboro beats The Citadel 95-87

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Diante Baldwin scored a career-high 25 points with five rebounds and eight assists as UNC Greensboro beat the Citadel 95-87 on Wednesday night in their Southern Conference opener. Baldwin was 8 of 15 from the field and 7 of 8 from the free throw line for the Spartans (10-4). Demetrius Troy and Marvin Smith added 18 points apiece and Francis Alonso had 11...
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December 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Lyles breaks records as UMBC beats The Citadel 120-111, 2 OT

BALTIMORE (AP) Jarius Lyles scored 32 points and pulled down 20 rebounds as UMBC finally pulled away from The Citadel in the second overtime for a 120-111 victory on Monday night. Lyles became the first UMBC player to score 30 points and have 20 boards in Division I. UMBC also set a record for most points in a game. Jourdan Grant had a layup to give UMBC a 102-100 lead to start...
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December 19, 2016  |  Discuss

College football National Champion the year you were born

For those die-hard College Football fans of all ages, this slideshow chronicles the National Champion the year you were born.
December 14, 2016  |  Discuss

9 Citadel players in double figures in 144-94 win

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Zane Najdawi had 22 points and 10 rebounds and Warren Sledge 18 points on six 3-pointers plus 10 assists to lead The Citadel to a 144-94 victory over Toccoa Falls on Wednesday night. The Bulldogs (7-4) came in ranked first in seven offensive categories in the Southern Conference, including scoring offense (101.5 per game), and didn't disappoint Wednesday...
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December 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Parks' 25 points help The Citadel outlast SC Upstate 97-92

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Preston Parks scored a career-high 25 points, and the Citadel held on for a 92-97 win over South Carolina Upsate at the Holy City Hoops Classic. Parks made five 3-pointers and scored or assisted on 10 of the final 12 points for The Citadel (6-3). Trailing 86-85, Parks' fourth 3-pointer put the Bulldogs in front with 2:49 remaining, and he hit again on The...
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December 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Najdawi's 27 leads The Citadel past Presbyterian

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Zane Najdawi scored 27 points and added nine rebounds and The Citadel methodically pulled away from Presbyterian down the stretch in a 97-83 win on Monday night. Najdawi finished 7 of 11 from the field and hit all 12 of his free throws. Preston Parks hit four 3-pointers and finished with 20 points for the Bulldogs (4-3), and Quayson Williams added 14. Overall...
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November 28, 2016  |  Discuss

ASU's 127-point explosion buries The Citadel

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Freshman Sam Cunliffe scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and Kodi Justice scored a season high 20 points before fouling out to lead Arizona State to a 127-110 win over The Citadel on Wednesday.Justice scored 13 of his points in the first half, when ASU built a 55-45 lead. Cunliffe scored 16 of his points in the second half. The Sun Devils (4-2) tied for the...
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November 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Harris' 26 helps The Citadel hold off Stetson 116-112

DELAND, Fla. (AP) Freshman Kaelon Harris scored a career-high 26 points off the bench-including four free throws in the final six seconds-and The Citadel beat Stetson 116-112 on Friday night. Quayson Williams and reserve Brian White had 23 points apiece for the Bulldogs (3-1). The Citadel led 59-49 at the half and by 16 midway through the second half. Derick Newton had 18 of...
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November 18, 2016  |  Discuss

College of Charleston opens with 81-68 win over The Citadel

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Joe Chealey had 24 points and Grant Riller added 21 as the College of Charleston opened the season with an 81-68 win over The Citadel on Friday night. Jarrell Brantley chipped in 11 points and pulled down nine rebounds. Nick Harris grabbed 13 boards for the Cougars. Charleston was up at the half, 32-26, but The Citadel closed to 55-52 after Zane Najdawi...
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November 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Five NFL Draft prospects who could be second-day steals

Being drafted in the first round doesn’t guarantee success. There are some NFL Draft prospects in 2016 set to be selected on Day 2 who have just as much of a chance to make immediate impacts as their first-round counterparts. From college football’s Heisman winner last year to a prospect who recently made a difficult positional change to a pass rusher being viewed as a potential...
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April 24, 2016  |  Discuss

Boutte hits FTs, The Citadel tops Western Carolina 92-91

CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) P.J. Boutte hit two free throws with one second left to lift The Citadel over Western Carolina 92-91 on Thursday night. Justin Browning extended Western Carolina's lead to 89-82 with 2:57 left. The Citadel went on a 6-0 run before Browning's two free throws made it 91-88 with 25 seconds left. Boutte answered with a layup and, after two missed free throws...
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January 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Sharp-shooting Charlotte sprints past The Citadel 111-93

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) Joseph Uchebo knocked down 9 of 11 field goals to finish with a career-high 19 points, and grabbed 15 rebounds, as Charlotte sped past The Citadel 111-93 on Tuesday night. Andrien White and Curran Scott, both freshmen, had breakout nights with 20 points apiece for the 49ers (3-9). Scott had scored 19 points in the previous four games combined and White reached...
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December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

The Citadel holds off SC Upstate to win 88-81

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Derrick Henry notched career-highs with 30 points and six 3-pointers and The Citadel held off a South Carolina-Upstate second-half rally to win 88-81 in the Palmetto State Shootout on Saturday. Henry made all six of his free throws, and his jumper with 1:31 left quashed SC Upstate's comeback, handing the Spartans their seventh straight loss. Quinton Marshall...
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November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Quinton Marshall leads The Citadel over Bob Jones 121-81

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Quinton Marshall had a career-high 26 points and The Citadel beat Bob Jones 121-81 in the second night of the Palmetto State Shootout on Friday night. The Bulldogs (4-2) led by three shortly after at halftime and pulled away to a 71-55 lead with a 15-2 run early in the second half. Bob Jones got no closer than 14 the rest of the way. The Bruins are a member...
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November 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Henry, Sledge lead The Citadel past Georgia Southern 95-90

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Derrick Henry scored 18 points and Warren Sledge added 17, including five 3-pointers, to help The Citadel beat Georgia Southern 95-90 in the Palmetto State Shootout on Wednesday night. Henry made 4 of 6 from 3-point range. Quinton Marshall had 13 points, nine rebounds and six assists, Quayson Williams scored 11 and P.J. Boutte finished with 10 points and...
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November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

The Citadel upsets South Carolina, has epic locker room celebration

The South Carolina Gamecocks scheduled an FCS opponent for Week 12. However, this was not your usual “cupcake” team from the NCAA’s second division. Instead, the Gamecocks faced a very tough team, The Citadel Bulldogs. When the final whistle blew, South Carolina was stunned as The Citadel scored the victory, 23-22. It was the first win over a FBS team for The Citadel since it beat...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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