Cancun Challenge - Gardner-Webb Downs Howard 55-43 - Match Report

Cancun Challenge - Gardner-Webb Downs Howard 55-43 - Match Report

Gardner-Webb earned a 55-43 victory over Howard on Tuesday, getting 16 points from Donta Harper at Moon Palace Resort.

Gardner-Webb was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9-point spread as a favorite.

Gardner-Webb got 12 points from Kevin Hartley and another 9 points from Max Landis. Donta Harper contributed 6 assists, while Donta Harper cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Howard got 15 points from Alphonso Leary in a losing cause and another 7 points from Simuel Frazier. Simuel Frazier contributed 3 assists for them, while Alphonso Leary had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Gardner-Webb were victorious, as the score was 22-15 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Gardner-Webb as they grabbed 31 boards, while Howard only had 20.