Gardner-Webb vs Charleston Southern

Charleston Southern 73, Gardner-Webb 58

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Mathiang Muo scored 21 points, going 5 for 7 from 3-point range, to lead Charleston Southern to a 73-58 Big South Conference victory over Gardner-Webb on Tuesday night.

Muo, who set a Charleston Southern record with eight 3-pointers in a 70-67 win over High Point on Saturday, hit a 3 with 13:09 remaining to start a 15-4 run for the Buccaneers (16-10, 10-6) after Gardner-Webb (11-17, 6-10) had taken its only lead of the second half.

A layup by Muo with 4:46 left capped the run and gave Charleston Southern a 63-51 lead.

Kelvin Martin finished with 15 points on 7-of-9 shooting for the Buccaneers and Paul Gombwer had 14 points and 10 rebounds. Charleston Southern shot 53.8 percent (28 of 52) for the game.

Tashan Newsome and Laron Buggs scored nine points each to lead Gardner-Webb, which won the teams' first meeting this season 80-77 on Jan. 10.

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Gardner-Webb Bulldogs
S. Johnson, F242-53-42007
K. Hartley, F190-10-03030
L. Buggs, G253-52-21219
T. Newsome, G243-52-33029
T. Strange, G181-40-00303
D. Harper273-41-26127
M. Landis221-50-02223
M. Byron204-60-16028
J. Dawson152-111-23016
D. Brown62-30-00006
Totals 21-499-142681358
 42.9%64.3% 
Charleston Southern Buccaneers
M. Muo, F408-120-051121
P. Gombwer, F344-96-6100114
K. Martin, F247-91-143215
S. Nimley, G310-40-22220
A. Harper, G253-70-03337
J. Sexton254-80-112210
C. Grier101-21-22134
C. Bowen61-10-20002
S. Strickland50-00-02200
Totals 28-528-1433141473
 53.8%57.1% 
Atlantic Sun
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Florida10-422-12161
FGCU8-621-14215
N.J. Tech8-620-15207
Jacksonville8-616-16289
Lipscomb7-712-21269
Kennesaw St.7-711-20263
Stetson4-1012-22303
S.C. Upstate4-1010-22324

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop13-523-9130
High Point13-521-11157
UNC-Ash.12-622-12137
Coast. Car.12-621-12164
Gardner-Webb10-817-16209
Liberty10-813-19264
Radford9-916-15191
Campbell5-1312-18308
Presbyterian5-1311-20319
Longwood5-1310-23323
Char. So.5-139-21298
 
Other games
Florida 61 Final
Alabama 52
Virginia 48 Final
CLEM 60
UNLV 97 Final
TCU 102
Ohio St 78 Final
Minn 68