Gardner-Webb vs Northwestern Wrap - Northwestern Wins 72-59
Northwestern got 18 points from Alex Olah en route to a 72-59 victory over Gardner-Webb on Monday at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Northwestern got 15 points from Drew Crawford and another 14 points from JerShon Cobb. Dave Sobolewski contributed 6 assists, while JerShon Cobb cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Gardner-Webb got 14 points from Tyrell Nelson in a losing cause and another 13 points from Naji Hibbert. Josh Castellanos contributed 8 assists for them, while Jerome Hill had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Northwestern were victorious, as the score was 28-25 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Northwestern as they grabbed 37 boards, while Gardner-Webb only had 33.