Liberty vs Campbell

Liberty 82, Campbell 80

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BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) - Tavares Speaks scored a career-high 28 points, and Liberty withstood a late Campbell rally to earn an 82-80 Big South Conference victory Wednesday.

The Flames (9-17, 5-7) led 73-60 with 6:39 to go and by 10 with less than 5 minutes to play before the Camels closed the game with an 11-3 run but fell short.

John Caleb Sanders had 18 points and Davon Marshall 12 for the Flames (9-17, 5-12), who won their first conference road game.

Trey Freeman scored 22 points, Darius Leonard 17, Darian Hooker 16 and Marvell Harris 13 with 10 rebounds for Campbell (10-16, 5-7), losers of six straight.

Trailing 81-73 with 2:45 remaining, Freeman made a layup, a jumper and a 3-pointer to close the gap to 82-80 with 50 seconds remaining. Campbell had the ball with 11 seconds left, but Hooker and Leonard missed from in close as time ran out.

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Liberty Flames
T. Gielo, F222-22-25236
J. Coronado, F120-01-21011
D. Marshall, G353-104-443312
T. Speaks, G359-1810-1312228
J. Sanders, G316-135-746418
J. Vander Pol222-21-36025
A. Smith193-40-04026
C. Roberts131-30-02112
S. Ogukwe62-20-03114
C. Donley30-10-01000
L. Taylor20-00-00010
Totals 28-5523-3134152082
 50.9%74.2% 
Campbell Fighting Camels
M. Harris, F344-115-7101213
D. Leonard, F268-151-260317
D. Hooker, G406-113-341416
T. Freeman, G368-144-438422
A. Ryan, G160-20-01110
R. McCarter241-42-28145
L. Leek121-34-41027
A. Oliver60-10-00010
T. Bremer40-00-00000
D. Mason20-20-00000
Totals 28-6319-2234122180
 44.4%86.4% 
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Radford10-622-13
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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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