Scores

Final

Winthrop 68

(13-4, 3-0 Big South)

Liberty 40

(7-10, 1-2 Big South)

    7:00 PM ET, January 13, 2007

    Vines Center, Lynchburg, Virginia

    1 2 T
    WIN 39 2968
    LIB 15 2540

    Top Performers

    Winthrop: C. Bradshaw 16 Pts, 7 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Blk

    Liberty: L. Blair 13 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Winthrop 68, Liberty 40

    LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) -- Craig Bradshaw had 16 points to lead Winthrop to a 68-40 win over Liberty on Saturday night

    The Eagles (13-4, 3-0 Big South) went on a 9-2 run early in the first and used a 15-5 run to go into the second half up 39-15.

    The Flames (7-10, 1-2) trailed the whole game, tying the game once in the opening minutes of the first period.

    Liberty started the second with a 7-3 run to cut Winthrop's lead to 42-22 with 17 minutes to play, but the Eagles answered back with a 9-3 run to make it 58-27 with 8:53 left.

    Winthrop, which had its largest lead of 33 with 5:20 to play, had 51 percent shooting for the game and kept the Flames to 28.6 percent from the field. The Eagles also outrebounded Liberty 48-30.

    Michael Jenkins added 15 for the Eagles and Taj McCullough had 11.

    Larry Blair led Liberty with 13 points.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WIN
    LIB
    Points 68 40
    FG Made-Attempted 26-51 (.510) 14-49 (.286)
    3P Made-Attempted 4-16 (.250) 1-11 (.091)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-28 (.429) 11-23 (.478)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 32 0

    2006-07 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 13, 2007 WIN 68, @LIB 40Recap
    Feb 6, 2007 @WIN 80, LIB 76Recap