Big South Tournament - Campbell vs Gardner-Webb Wrap - Gardner-Webb Wins 71-57
Gardner-Webb grabbed a 71-57 win over Campbell on Thursday, behind a 15-point effort from Tashan Newsome at HTC Center.
Gardner-Webb won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as favorites.
Gardner-Webb got 14 points from Tyler Strange and another 12 points from Donta Harper. Tashan Newsome contributed 3 assists, while Donta Harper cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Campbell got 17 points from Andrew Ryan in a losing cause and another 13 points from Marvelle Harris. Trey Freeman contributed 5 assists for them, while Marvelle Harris had 8 rebounds.
Gardner-Webb hit the break leading 34-26 before taking care of business in the second half.
Gardner-Webb won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 36-28.