Gardner-Webb vs Wofford

Wofford 54, Gardner-Webb 42

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SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) - Lee Skinner scored 19 points and Wofford broke open a tie game by shutting out Gardner-Webb in the final 4 1/2 minutes of a 54-42 win Wednesday night.

The Runnin' Bulldogs' point total was their lowest since a 98-40 loss to No. 4 Wisconsin on Dec. 27, 2006.

Wofford (4-5) took a 17-6 lead in the first seven minutes and opened up a 12-point advantage before the Runnin' Bulldogs (5-5) cut it to 25-18 at halftime.

A layup by Gardner-Webb's Kevin Hartley tied the game at 42 with 4:29 left, but the Terriers held the Runnin' Bulldogs scoreless the rest of the way. Gardner-Webb had seven missed shots and three turnovers down the stretch, while the Terriers hit 9 of 10 free throws to go along with a Skinner 3-pointer.

Tashan Newsome's 10 points led Gardner-Webb, which shot 33.3 percent (17 of 51) and made only 2 of 18 3-pointers.

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Gardner-Webb Bulldogs
K. Hartley, F284-80-07059
M. Byron, C120-11-21011
T. Newsome, G313-84-454110
D. Harper, G292-100-04214
T. Strange, G250-31-21111
M. Landis292-90-00025
O. Branch233-60-05136
J. Hill121-30-02012
J. Davis82-20-00014
C. Hensley30-00-02010
I. Ivey00-10-00000
Totals 17-516-83281742
 33.3%75% 
Wofford Terriers
L. Skinner, F375-108-823019
A. Smith, F202-20-01014
K. Cochran, G354-100-042210
J. Swinton, G312-40-04236
S. Collins, G241-45-83237
J. Byrd190-20-03130
C. Neumann190-25-63015
I. Faithfull91-20-01013
J. Gordon30-00-00000
B. Harris30-10-00000
Totals 15-3718-2223101454
 40.5%81.8% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop5-113-4112
UNC-Ash.5-113-679
Liberty5-110-9234
Campbell3-310-8267
Gardner-Webb3-310-9216
Radford3-38-10168
Longwood3-36-11292
High Point2-48-10262
Char. So.1-55-12320
Presbyterian0-64-13336

Southern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Chattanooga5-114-475
UNC-Green.5-114-5122
ETSU4-114-4118
Samford4-213-6136
Furman3-210-8156
Wofford2-37-11242
Mercer2-48-11182
Citadel2-59-11223
VMI1-44-12330
W. Carolina0-55-13232
 
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MIST 76
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