Drew Spradlin scored 21 points as Elon snapped a five-game losing streak with a 70-55 victory over The Citadel tonight at McAlister Field House.

Elon improved to 8-7 overall and 3-1 in Southern Conference basketball. The Citadel is 4-12 and 1-4, and plays host to UNC Greensboro on Saturday.

Citadel senior Mike Groselle posted his ninth double-double of the season with 17 points and 11 rebounds. But the Bulldogs shot just 37.3 percent from the field and turned the ball over 14 times, including 10 in the first half as Elon built a 35-23 lead at intermission.