Scores

Final

Liberty 74

(15-15, 10-8 Big South)

Charl Southern 61

(13-16, 7-11 Big South)

    7:30 PM ET, February 27, 2010

    CSU Field House, Charleston, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    LIB 31 4374
    CHSO 28 3361

    Top Performers

    Liberty: E. Gordon 24 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

    Charleston Southern: K. Martin 22 Pts, 7 Reb, 2 Ast, 2 Stl

    Liberty 74, Charleston Southern 61

    Associated Press

    CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Evan Gordon scored 24 points and Liberty defeated Charleston Southern 74-61 in the regular season finale for both teams on Saturday night.

    Gordon was 8 of 11 for the Flames (15-15, 10-8 Big South Conference), who shot 52.4 percent in the second half (11 of 21).

    With it tied at 44-44 with 11:59 to play, Liberty scored five straight to lead for good, 49-44, on Gordon's 3 with 10:56 remaining.

    The Buccaneers (13-16, 7-11) trailed 31-28 at halftime, but scored the first seven of the second half to lead 35-31 on Kelvin Martin's layup with 17:05 to play.

    The Flames shot 63.6 percent from 3-point range (7 of 11), including a 3-for-3 performance from Gordon.

    Jesse Sanders chipped in 16 points, and made 8 of 12 free throws for Liberty.

    Martin finished with 22 points and Theron Stephens added 13 for Charleston Southern, which outscored Liberty 30-16 in the paint.

    Copyright by STATS LLC and The Associated Press

    SPONSORED HEADLINES

    Team Stat Comparison

     
    LIB
    CHSO
    Points 74 61
    FG Made-Attempted 20-42 (.476) 23-56 (.411)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-11 (.636) 4-19 (.211)
    FT Made-Attempted 27-37 (.730) 11-22 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 16 6

    2009-10 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Dec 3, 2009 @LIB 69, CHSO 53Recap
    » Feb 27, 2010 LIB 74, @CHSO 61Recap