Charleston Southern vs Longwood

Charleston Southern 75, Longwood 62

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FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) - Saah Nimley matched his season high with 21 points and also had eight rebounds and eight assists to lead Charleston Southern past Longwood 75-62 Saturday for the Buccaneers' fourth straight win.

Leading 15-13, Charleston Southern (8-6, 3-0 Big South Conference) used a 10-0 spurt to pull away en route to a 40-28 halftime lead.

After the Buccaneers expanded their lead to 23, the Lancers (3-14, 0-3) closed out the game on a 12-2 run.

Charleston Southern scored 26 points off 20 Longwood turnovers and outscored the Lancers 38-22 in the paint. However, the Buccaneers, who came in ranked third nationally in 3-pointers made, were only 6 of 25 from long range.

Arlon Harper added 18 points, making 7 of 8 free throws, for Charleston Southern, which has won seven of its last eight games.

Nik Brown scored 18 and Tristan Carey added 16 for Longwood, which has lost seven straight.

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Charleston Southern Buccaneers
M. Muo, F301-53-43125
A. Fullah, F124-40-04028
S. Nimley, G368-192-488221
A. Harper, G295-147-863218
J. Sexton, G272-82-20128
P. Gombwer231-51-28123
C. Bowen174-42-280010
M. Kennedy100-00-02020
S. Strickland100-51-20011
M. Bernard50-11-22001
M. Deter10-00-00000
Totals 25-6519-2644141575
 38.5%73.1% 
Longwood Lancers
M. Kessens, F305-74-491414
K. Ziegler, F210-40-04030
T. Carey, G365-144-491316
N. Brown, G347-163-344418
D. Robinson, G240-45-62035
J. Dublin243-63-46019
L. Woodhouse140-10-01120
M. Parker110-30-00100
J. Havenstein60-00-01000
S. Shockley00-00-00000
Totals 20-5519-213882062
 36.4%90.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
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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
 
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