Gardner-Webb vs Charleston Southern

Gardner-Webb 74, Charleston Southern 73

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) - Tashan Newsome scored 22 points, including a three-point play with 29.5 seconds left in overtime for the winning margin, as Gardner-Webb defeated Big South Conference leader Charleston Southern 74-73 Wednesday night.

Mathiang Muo, whose 3-pointer for Charleston Southern with 3.2 seconds left in regulation forced overtime, missed a jumper with 11 seconds left in the extra period, then missed again just before the buzzer after two deflections by the Gardner-Webb defense.

The Runnin' Bulldogs (12-10, 4-4) ended an eight-game winning streak by the Buccaneers (12-7, 7-1) and have won back-to-back Big South road games for the first time since the 2008-09 season.

Newsome also had 10 rebounds for Gardner-Webb, while Jarvis Davis added 14 points and Tyler Strange 13.

Saah Nimley had 27 points, including 5 of 10 3-pointers, and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Charleston Southern. Muo had 14 points, including eight in the final 1:02 of regulation.

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Gardner-Webb Bulldogs
K. Hartley, F383-51-25219
J. Hill, F271-10-04152
T. Newsome, G3610-181-1102122
D. Harper, G340-55-85335
T. Strange, G305-100-124013
J. Davis194-75-532214
M. Landis162-50-00015
O. Branch110-30-01010
M. Byron100-12-25002
I. Ivey41-10-00002
Totals 26-5614-1937141474
 46.4%73.7% 
Charleston Southern Buccaneers
M. Muo, F384-124-430114
A. Fullah, F241-21-23013
J. Sexton, G434-122-242412
S. Nimley, G418-216-7104427
A. Harper, G385-130-052011
P. Gombwer212-40-05214
S. Strickland131-30-01122
M. Bernard70-00-20010
Totals 25-6713-1740111473
 37.3%76.5% 
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NorthConf. W-LTot. W-L
High Point12-416-15
VMI11-522-13
Radford10-622-13
Campbell6-1012-20
Liberty5-1111-21
Longwood3-138-24
SouthConf. W-LTot. W-L
Coast. Car.11-521-13
Winthrop10-620-13
Gardner-Webb10-618-15
NC-Asheville10-617-15
Char. So.6-1013-18
Presbyterian2-146-26
 
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