Winthrop vs Gardner-Webb

Gardner-Webb 62, Winthrop 60

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BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) - Tashan Newsome's jumper with 30.2 seconds left gave Gardner-Webb a one-point lead, and the Runnin' Bulldogs held on to beat Winthrop 62-60 on Saturday night.

With Gardner-Webb (4-6, 1-1 Big South Conference) leading 61-60, Reggie Middleton missed a jumper that would have given Winthrop the lead, and Tyler Strange made 1 of 2 free throws for the final margin.

The Eagles had two more chances to win or tie, but Andre Jones' 3-point attempt was off target and knocked out of bounds by Gardner-Webb with 0.4 seconds left. An alley-oop attempt, on the inbounds pass, to George Valentine came up short for Winthrop (2-6, 1-1).

Gardner-Webb led 56-53 with 3:26 to go and Winthrop went on a 7-3 run to lead 60-59 on Jones' 3 with 56 seconds remaining.

Jason Dawson had 16 points for Gardner-Webb and Kevin Hartley added 11.

Jones led Winthrop with 25 points.

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Winthrop (2-6)253560
Gardner-Webb (4-6) «313162

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Winthrop Eagles
M. Morgan, F240-40-02230
G. Valentine, C373-90-214116
A. Jones, G3510-141-221125
R. Middleton, G344-121-222410
A. Smith, G273-71-22427
G. Gamble143-60-01018
L. Brown100-10-03000
R. King101-20-01102
J. Bourne71-10-11012
S. Diop20-20-00000
Totals 25-583-932111360
 43.1%33.3% 
Gardner-Webb Bulldogs
S. Johnson, F283-80-05116
M. Byron, C201-40-24012
J. Dawson, G294-65-622016
T. Newsome, G263-83-45019
L. Buggs, G161-50-01022
M. Landis283-91-23308
K. Hartley274-51-262211
T. Strange122-32-41216
D. Harper101-30-03012
C. Hensley40-00-02000
Totals 22-5112-203610962
 43.1%60% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347

Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
FGCU12-226-885
Lipscomb11-320-13189
No. Florida8-615-19217
S.C. Upstate7-717-16229
Kennesaw St.7-714-18259
Jacksonville5-917-16291
N.J. Tech3-1111-20290
Stetson3-1111-21328
 
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