Every team makes a run of some kind during a basketball game.
Towson led just 26-24 after Citadel guard Matt Van Scyoc drilled a 3-pointer with 4:20 left in the first half. By the time Towson forward Marcus Damas hit a foul shot with 17:02 remaining in the game, the score was 50-25, meaning the Tigers uncorked a 24-1 run in 7:18.
In that span, The Citadel (3-5) missed all nine of its shots from the field and Towson (5-2) made 9 of 12.
Guard Four McGlynn paced Towson with a game-high 19 points, making 4 of 7 from behind the 3-point arc. Senior guard Mike Burwell scored 17 points, connecting on three 3-pointers, and added a game-high six assists. Damas contributed 16 points and forward Jerrelle Benimon added 13 points.
The Tigers also enjoyed significant advantages in points off turnovers (19-9) and rebounding (48-33).