NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Eddie Ard scored a team high 20 points
for Lipscomb as they defeated Liberty 78-62 on Saturday.
The Bisons (4-3) held the lead early over Liberty in the first
half and started the second half with a 9-point lead.
The Flames (2-5) were behind by 16 points at 12:01 until Larry
Blair, the team's top scorer, had a run of scores with two 3-point
shots and one jumper.
But Lipscomb stayed well ahead for the rest of the half.
Liberty's last score came with 17 seconds left when Anthony Smith
shot a 2-point layup.
Blair led Liberty with 19 points. He was the only member of the
Flames to reach double figures.
The Bisons shot a season-high 50 percent from the field while
holding Liberty to 44.1 percent.