Scores

Final

Gardner-Webb 64

(5-4, 0-1 Big South)

High Point 66

(3-3, 1-0 Big South)

7:00 PM ET, December 2, 2010

Millis Center, High Point, North Carolina

1 2 T
WEBB 34 3064
HP 42 2466

Top Performers

Gardner-Webb: S. Johnson 20 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Stl

High Point: T. Cox 15 Pts, 1 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

High Point 66, Gardner-Webb 64

Associated Press

HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Nick Barbour scored 16 points and High Point held on for a 66-64 victory over Gardner-Webb despite missing three free throws in the final 34 seconds on Thursday night.

High Point (3-3) won its Big South Conference opener to improve to 3-0 at home.

The Panthers took a 66-64 lead on Tehran Cox's free throw with 34 seconds left, but he missed the second and Shay Shine missed two free throws with 2 seconds to play. Gardner-Webb (5-4, 0-1) missed a 3-pointer with 6 seconds remaining and another at the buzzer.

Shine's jumper gave High Point a 65-63 lead with 1:31 left, but Gardner-Webb's Stefon Johnson missed an opportunity for the tie by missing the second of two free throw attempts with 41 seconds left.

Cox and Shine finished with 15 points each and Corey Law had 11 rebounds for High Point.

Johnson scored 20 and Jon Moore had 13 points and 10 rebounds for Gardner-Webb.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
WEBB
HP
Points 64 66
FG Made-Attempted 21-53 (.396) 22-49 (.449)
3P Made-Attempted 0-15 (.000) 3-10 (.300)
FT Made-Attempted 22-34 (.647) 19-29 (.655)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 27 (0/0)
Largest Lead 3 13

2010-11 Season

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