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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Scoreboard
Liberty (9-17) «354782
Campbell (10-16)344680

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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% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347
 
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CHAR 71 Final
BUTL 67
NEB 47 Final
IND 76
DEP 78 Final
ND 82
SYR 58 Final
UCONN 66
MIAMI 74 Final
FSU 68
OKST 91 Final
TXTCH 67
UCF 71 Final
MEMP 93
UNC 68 Final
DUKE 73
NMEX 54 Final
FRESNO 48
SDSU 60 Final
CSU 66
ORE 65 Final
WASH 52