Elon holds off The Citadel 74-65
ELON, N.C. (AP) - Lucas Troutman scored 19 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Elon defeated The Citadel 74-65 on Saturday night.
Jack Isenbarger added 15 points and Sebastian Koch 14 for the Phoenix (9-8, 2-1 Southern), who defeated the Bulldogs (4-14, 0-3) for the sixth straight time.
Koch made all 14 of his points, including four 3-pointers, in the first half in leading Elon to a 36-29 advantage. The Phoenix extended the lead to 15 with 15:57 left. The Citadel was within seven points with 3:53 but Isenbarger scored five points and Troutman four in a 9-2 run that put Elon up 74-60 with 1:22 to go.
Elon committed only four turnovers while scoring 19 points off 11 Bulldogs miscues. The Phoenix also made 15 of 20 free-throw attempts to The Citadel's 6 of 9.
Matt Van Scyoc led four Bulldogs in double figures with 16 points. The Citadel has lost six straight.Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.