Winthrop vs Liberty Final: 73-62 - Recap
|Winthrop vs Liberty Final: 73-62 - Recap|
Joab Jerome scored 19 points leading Winthrop to a 73-62 victory over Liberty at Vines Center on Tuesday.
Keon Johnson had 12 points for Winthrop and Keon Moore chipped in with 11 points. Joab Jerome had 4 assists for them, while Larry Brown was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Liberty got 16 points from Antwan Burrus in a losing cause and another 14 points from John-Caleb Sanders. John-Caleb Sanders contributed 4 assists for them, while Andrew Smith had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Winthrop were victorious, as the score was 30-27 at the break.
Liberty had a 35-30 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.