Scores

Final

Gardner-Webb 51

(7-16, 2-9 Big South)

Liberty 67

(16-7, 10-1 Big South)

    7:00 PM ET, January 29, 2011

    Vines Center, Lynchburg, Virginia

    1 2 T
    WEBB 22 2951
    LIB 31 3667

    Top Performers

    Gardner-Webb: K. Manley 9 Pts, 10 Reb

    Liberty: J. Brown 9 Pts, 16 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Liberty 67, Gardner-Webb 51

    Associated Press

    LYNCHBURG, Va. -- Evan Gordon scored 16 points and John Brown grabbed 16 rebounds to lead Liberty to a 67-51 win over Gardner-Webb on Saturday night.

    The Flames (16-7, 10-1 Big South Conference) struggled in the opening half -- shooting 25 percent from the floor (9 of 36) -- but still led 31-22 at the break.

    Liberty shot 46.2 percent (12 of 26) in the second half and led by as many as 19, 60-41, with 5:51 remaining en route to its ninth win in 10 games.

    The Runnin' Bulldogs (7-16, 2-9) were led by Laron Buggs' 12 points and Keith Manley's 10 rebounds, but finished 19 of 56 from the floor (33.9 percent), including 3 of 21 from 3-point range (14.3 percent).

    David Minaya added 12 points and Jesse Sanders 11 for the Flames, who outrebounded Gardner-Webb 49-39.

    The Runnin' Bulldogs shot 40 percent from the free-throw line (10 of 25) and lost for the 12th time in their last 13 contests.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WEBB
    LIB
    Points 51 67
    FG Made-Attempted 19-56 (.339) 21-62 (.339)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-21 (.143) 5-20 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-25 (.400) 20-27 (.741)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 24 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 2 19

    2010-11 Season

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