Cancun Challenge - Recap - Gardner-Webb Defeats Austin Peay 72-62

Gardner-Webb got 21 points from Donta Harper as they ran past Austin Peay 72-62 on Wednesday at Moon Palace Resort.

Gardner-Webb was a favorite by 7 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.

Gardner-Webb got 16 points from Max Landis and another 11 points from Tyler Strange. Donta Harper contributed 4 assists, while Donta Harper cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Austin Peay got an 18-point performance from Travis Betran, who was supported by 10 points from Chris Horton. Herdie Lawrence had 6 assists in a losing cause for Austin Peay, while Chris Freeman grabbed 7 rebounds.

Gardner-Webb trailed at halftime, 29-27.

The rebound battle favored Gardner-Webb as they grabbed 46 boards, while Austin Peay only had 30.