Scores

Final

Charl Southern 54

(8-8, 2-2 Big South)

Liberty 68

(11-6, 5-0 Big South)

    Coverage: FULLCT/ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, January 6, 2011

    Vines Center, Lynchburg, Virginia

    1 2 T
    CHSO 22 3254
    LIB 32 3668

    Top Performers

    Charleston Southern: J. Brooks 12 Pts, 14 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Blk

    Liberty: J. Sanders 10 Pts, 10 Reb, 10 Ast, 3 Stl

    Liberty 68, Charleston Southern 54

    Associated Press

    Lynchburg, Va. -- Jesse Sanders posted a triple-double and John Brown had a double-double as Liberty defeated Charleston Southern 68-54 on Thursday night.

    Sanders had 10 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists, and Brown added 13 points and 12 rebounds. Evan Gordon had 15 points for the Flames (11-6, 5-0 Big South), who have won five in a row and four straight in the series at home.

    Liberty led 32-22 at halftime and opened the second half on a 23-8 run to grab its biggest lead of the game at 55-30. Anderson capped the surge with a 3-pointer with 9:54 remaining.

    Jonathan Brooks came off the bench to get 12 points and 14 rebounds for the Buccaneers (8-8, 2-2). Jeremy Sexton led Charleston Southern with 17 points. The Buccaneers entered the game averaging 73.1 points per game but were held to their lowest point total since scoring 39 in a season-opening loss to Georgia Tech.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CHSO
    LIB
    Points 54 68
    FG Made-Attempted 23-51 (.451) 27-62 (.435)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 7-21 (.333)
    FT Made-Attempted 3-6 (.500) 7-10 (.700)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 12 (0/0) 8 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 14

    2010-11 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 6, 2011 @LIB 68, CHSO 54Recap
    Feb 5, 2011 LIB 70, @CHSO 69Recap

    Research Notes

    Jesse Sanders (Liberty) had a triple-double against Charleston Southern on Thursday with 10 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists. It is his 3rd career triple-double (also on Dec. 12, 2009 and Feb. 9, 2009). He is the 7th player with at least 3 triple-doubles in a career over the last 15 seasons.
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