Western Carolina beats The Citadel 70-53
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) Harouna Mutombo scored 24 points to lead Western Carolina over The Citadel 70-53 on Thursday night, snapping a three-game losing streak.
Western Carolina led 34-30 at the break and outscored the Bulldogs 36-23 in the second half to seal the win. The Catamounts also outrebounded The Citadel 55-27 and forced 17 Bulldogs' turnovers.
The Bulldogs have now lost 11 straight games, with their last win coming against Samford on Jan. 4. They also have an eight-game losing skid during this campaign.
Updated February 16, 2012