Scores

Final

Gardner-Webb 77

(5-4, 2-1 home)

    7:00 PM ET, December 3, 2012

    Paul Porter Arena, Boiling Springs, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    VAW 26 3258
    WEBB 38 3977

    Top Performers

    Virginia-Wise: P. Evans 14 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast

    Gardner-Webb: D. Harper 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Gardner-Webb 77, Virginia-Wise 58

    Associated Press

    BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Donta Harper netted a career-high 22 points as Gardner-Webb beat NAIA Virginia-Wise 77-58 Monday night.

    Harper connected on 8 of 11 from the field and hit 6 of 8 from the free-throw line. The sophomore also pulled down eight rebounds.

    Tashan Newsome scored a season-high 18 points, Kevin Hartley hit 4 of 5 from 3-point range to finish with 12 points and eight rebounds and Tyler Strange dished out six assists for the Runnin' Bulldogs (5-4).

    Paul Evans scored 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting for the Cavaliers (1-5).

    Virginia-Wise trailed 25-21 with 6:13 left in the first half when a Mike Byron layup sparked a 9-0 Gardner-Webb run, and the Runnin' Bulldogs went into halftime up 38-26.

    Javon Moore brought the Cavaliers within 45-39 with a layup with 14:46 left, but Gardner-Webb responded with 13 consecutive points, including 10 straight by Harper.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    VAW
    WEBB
    Points 58 77
    FG Made-Attempted 22-57 (.386) 29-63 (.460)
    3P Made-Attempted 9-24 (.375) 6-19 (.316)
    FT Made-Attempted 5-10 (.500) 13-21 (.619)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 15 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 29

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