Gardner-Webb vs East Carolina

East Carolina 62, Gardner-Webb 60

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GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - Maurice Kemp had 22 points and nine rebounds to lead East Carolina past Gardner-Webb 62-60 Tuesday night.

Ty Armstrong added six points, three blocks and a game-high 15 rebounds for East Carolina (7-2).

After Donta Harper's jumper put Gardner-Webb (7-6) ahead 58-54 with 5:02 left to play, both teams failed to make a field goal the rest of the way.

Robert Sampson made two free throws for East Carolina to cut the lead to two, 58-56, and then Miguel Paul tied the game at 58 on two more free throws with 1:50 remaining.

After Kemp and Paul combined for another three makes at the foul line to push the lead to 61-58 with 25 seconds left to play, Kevin Hartley and Tashan Newsome each made 1 of 2 free throws and Gardner-Webb committed a turnover to seal East Carolina's victory.

Harper led Gardner-Webb with 14 points, but had eight turnovers.

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Gardner-Webb Bulldogs
K. Hartley, F284-71-250312
C. Hensley, C152-50-12114
T. Strange, G321-40-05532
M. Landis, G314-110-004312
D. Harper, G296-122-233514
T. Newsome242-105-782310
O. Branch230-42-26142
J. Hill80-00-01000
M. Byron70-21-23011
J. Davis31-10-00003
Totals 20-5611-1635162360
 35.7%68.8% 
East Carolina Pirates
M. Kemp, F349-163-792222
R. Sampson, F291-64-1015126
T. Armstrong, F163-30-01036
M. Paul, G361-55-64417
P. Roberts-Campbell, G252-31-22326
M. Guilmette224-71-21049
S. Bowden181-30-01043
A. Richmond121-40-01103
C. Gaines60-00-00100
M. Zangari20-00-00000
Totals 22-4714-2735121862
 46.8%51.9% 
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High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347

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Cincinnati16-230-612
Houston12-621-1154
UCF11-724-1269
Memphis9-919-13121
UConn9-916-17119
Tulsa8-1015-17132
Temple7-1116-16135
E. Carolina6-1215-18214
Tulane3-156-25298
So. Florida1-177-23316
 
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