Gardner-Webb Downs Jacksonville 87-78 - Match Report

Gardner-Webb Downs Jacksonville 87-78 - Match Report

Gardner-Webb earned an 87-78 victory over Jacksonville on Saturday, getting 20 points from Naji Hibbert at Paul Porter Arena.

Gardner-Webb got 15 points from Josh Castellanos and another 13 points from Jerome Hill. Tyler Strange contributed 8 assists, while Jerome Hill cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Jacksonville got 19 points from RJ Slawson in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jarvis Haywood. Vince Martin contributed 3 assists for them, while Javon Dawson had 5 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Gardner-Webb were victorious, as the score was 41-36 at the break.

Gardner-Webb had a 39-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.