Raffa, Coastal Carolina defeat The Citadel 80-58
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Anthony Raffa scored 28 points and tallied five steals to lead Coastal Carolina over The Citadel 80-58 on Tuesday night.
Raffa was 13 of 19 from the field as the Chanticleers (8-1) shot 56.7 percent as a team (34 of 60).
The Chanticleers outrebounded The Citadel 37-28, leading to 12 second-chance points compared to just four by the Bulldogs (2-6). The Chanticleers also outscored the Bulldogs 42-18 in the paint.
Coastal led 14-11 before blowing it open on a 21-3 run. Dexter Moore's 3 capped the spurt for a 35-14 Chanticleers' lead with 6:53 to play in the first half.
Updated December 6, 2011