Davidson runs away from The Citadel 62-43
DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) - De'Mon Brooks scored 23 points and gathered eight rebounds as Davidson ran away from The Citadel in the second half in a 62-43 win on Saturday.
Both teams struggled to muster much offense in the first half, with Davidson (12-11, 8-1 Southern) scoring seven points inside 2 minutes left until halftime just to get the score to 24-20 at the break.
Davidson picked up the pace after the intermission. With the score tied at 31 with 13:44 left, the Wildcats used runs of 8-2 and 13-0 - hitting 6 of 8 3-point attempts along the way - to put away the Bulldogs (4-20, 0-9).
Davidson shot 50 percent for the game, including 9 of 22 beyond the arc, and out-rebounded The Citadel 31-21. The Wildcats got 11 points from Jake Belford.
Brian White led The Citadel with 10 points.Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.