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Gardner, LeDay lift East Carolina over Lamar 84-78 in OT

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Freshman Jayden Gardner grabbed 10 rebounds and scored eight of his 30 points in overtime to lift East Carolina over Lamar 84-78 on Sunday in the first meeting of the teams.

Seth LeDay scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds and Tyler Foster, Tae Hardy and K.J. Davis added 10 points apiece for the Pirates (2-1).

LeDay's dunk and Gardner's free throws put ECU up 75-71 in OT, but Lamar led 78-77 on Edwin Jeudy's 3-pointer with 1:45 to play. Gardner's layup gave ECU an 80-78 lead with 1:23 left and he and LeDay combined for four free throws down the stretch while Lamar missed two 3-pointers.

The Cardinals led 35-29 at halftime. Gardner's tip-in at the buzzer tied it at 71 at the end of regulation.

Mike Kolawole scored 12 points and grabbed 12 rebounds for Lamar (1-2). Josh Nzeakor and V.J. Holmes scored 15 points apiece, T.J. Atwood added 13 and Nick Garth had 12.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
  Defensive rebound by K.J. Davis 0.0
  Mike Kolawole missed 3-pt. jump shot 1.0
+ 1 Seth LeDay made 2nd of 2 free throws 10.0
+ 1 Seth LeDay made 1st of 2 free throws 10.0
  Personal foul on Mike Kolawole 10.0
  Nick Garth missed 3-pt. jump shot 12.0
+ 1 Jayden Gardner made 2nd of 2 free throws 19.0
+ 1 Jayden Gardner made 1st of 2 free throws 19.0
  Shooting foul on Mike Kolawole 19.0
  V.J. Holmes missed layup 59.0
+ 2 Jayden Gardner made layup 1:19
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12OTT
away team logo Lamar 1-2 3536778
home team logo East Carolina 2-1 29421384
Team Stats
away team logo Lamar 1-2 78.7 PPG 42.5 RPG 14.6 APG
home team logo East Carolina 2-1 67.4 PPG 37.9 RPG 12.3 APG
Key Players
3
N. Garth 16.6 PPG 2.4 RPG 2.4 APG 42.4 FG%
1
J. Gardner 16.3 PPG 8.5 RPG 1.3 APG 49.3 FG%
Top Scorers
PTS REB AST
PTS REB AST
0 FG% 0
0 3PT FG% 0
0 FT% 0
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Starters
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Bench
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB