Scores

Final OT

Gardner-Webb 65

(7-8, 1-7 away)

Delaware State 66

(3-10, 0-2 MEAC)

    7:00 PM ET, January 2, 2014

    Memorial Hall, Dover, Delaware

    1 2 OT T
    WEBB 33 28 465
    DSU 23 38 566

    Top Performers

    Gardner-Webb: J. Hill 10 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast, 1 Stl

    Delaware St: C. Walker 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

    Delaware St. rallies to top Gardner-Webb 66-65, OT

    Associated Press

    DOVER, Del. -- Casey Walker made two free throws with 25 seconds left and Gardner-Webb missed two shots in the closing seconds as Delaware State ended a five-game losing streak with a 66-65 win Thursday.

    The Hornets (3-10) had rallied from 15 points down in the second half, in a big part because the Bulldogs (7-8) struggled from the foul line, hitting just 10 of 20 in regulation.

    Tyrell Nelson's two free throws put Gardner-Webb ahead in overtime but Kendall Gray's three-point play at 2:50 put Delaware State up. Jerome Hill scored for the Bulldogs at 1:52, setting the stage for Walker, who led the Hornets with 21.

    It was a Nelson three-point play that had Gardner-Webb up 45-31 less than five minutes into the second half.

    Tyshawn Bell, who was not expected to play because of a sprained ankle, helped rally the Hornets with 10 points off the bench.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WEBB
    DSU
    Points 65 66
    FG Made-Attempted 24-56 (.429) 26-58 (.448)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-18 (.278) 7-18 (.389)
    FT Made-Attempted 12-22 (.545) 7-9 (.778)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

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