Gardner-Webb vs East Carolina

East Carolina 62, Gardner-Webb 60

  •  

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.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Gardner-Webb (7-6)273360
East Carolina (7-2) «323062

Related Video

 
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% 
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

American Athletic
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Temple14-421-1259
SMU13-525-513
Houston12-622-1088
Cincinnati12-622-1148
Tulsa12-620-1258
UConn11-725-1132
Memphis8-1019-15139
UCF6-1212-18219
E. Carolina4-1412-20217
So. Florida4-148-25229
Tulane3-1512-22231
 
Other games
MIST 64 Final
BGSU 53
WIN 55 Final
OHST 65
RICH 59 Final
KAN 87
ORAL 64 Final
ARIZ 89
STAN 79 Final
NCST 88
PTLOMA 49 Final
SDSU 76