Big South Tournament - Liberty Defeats Charleston Southern 87-76 - Recap

Big South Tournament - Liberty Defeats Charleston Southern 87-76 - Recap

Liberty got a 27-point performance from John Caleb Sanders as they ran past Charleston Southern 87-76 on Sunday at HTC Center.

Liberty was a 7.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Liberty got 20 points from Davon Marshall and another 18 points from Tavares Speaks. Tavares Speaks contributed 4 assists, while Tavares Speaks cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Charleston Southern got 18 points from Saah Nimley in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jeremy Sexton. Saah Nimley contributed 3 assists for them, while Allie Fullah had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Liberty were victorious, as the score was 35-34 at the break.

Liberty won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-32.