Scores

Final

Charl Southern 75

(8-6, 3-0 Big South)

Longwood 62

(3-14, 0-3 Big South)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    2:00 PM ET, January 12, 2013

    Willett Hall, Farmville, Virginia

    1 2 T
    CHSO 40 3575
    LONG 28 3462

    Top Performers

    Charleston Southern: S. Nimley 21 Pts, 8 Reb, 8 Ast, 4 Stl

    Longwood: M. Kessens 14 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Charleston Southern 75, Longwood 62

    Associated Press

    FARMVILLE, Va. -- Saah Nimley matched his season high with 21 points and also had eight rebounds and eight assists to lead Charleston Southern past Longwood 75-62 Saturday for the Buccaneers' fourth straight win.

    Leading 15-13, Charleston Southern (8-6, 3-0 Big South Conference) used a 10-0 spurt to pull away en route to a 40-28 halftime lead.

    After the Buccaneers expanded their lead to 23, the Lancers (3-14, 0-3) closed out the game on a 12-2 run.

    Charleston Southern scored 26 points off 20 Longwood turnovers and outscored the Lancers 38-22 in the paint. However, the Buccaneers, who came in ranked third nationally in 3-pointers made, were only 6 of 25 from long range.

    Arlon Harper added 18 points, making 7 of 8 free throws, for Charleston Southern, which has won seven of its last eight games.

    Nik Brown scored 18 and Tristan Carey added 16 for Longwood, which has lost seven straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    CHSO
    LONG
    Points 75 62
    FG Made-Attempted 25-65 (.385) 20-55 (.364)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-25 (.240) 3-18 (.167)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-26 (.731) 19-21 (.905)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 15 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 23 4

    2012-13 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    » Jan 12, 2013 CHSO 75, @LONG 62Recap

    Research Notes

    Saah Nimley of Charleston Southern had 21 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and four steals Saturday against Longwood. He is the only Division I player to have at least 20 points, eight rebounds, eight assists and four steals in a game this season.

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