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Final

Gardner-Webb 67

(15-11, 7-5 Big South)

UNC Asheville 65

(15-11, 9-3 Big South)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    7:00 PM ET, February 13, 2013

    Kimmel Arena, Asheville, North Carolina

    1 2 T
    WEBB 24 4367
    UNCA 34 3165

    Top Performers

    Gardner-Webb: D. Harper 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    UNC Asheville: K. Hornsby 22 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Gardner-Webb 67, UNC Asheville 65

    Associated Press

    ASHEVILLE, N.C. -- Donta Harper scored 16 points and Gardner-Webb erased a 19-point deficit to snap UNC Asheville's seven-game winning streak 67-65 Wednesday night.

    Jerome Hill converted a tip-in to put Gardner-Webb (15-11, 7-5 Big South Conference) ahead 65-63 with 22 seconds left, and the team held on.

    Gardner-Webb fell into a 27-8 hole after UNC Asheville (15-11, 9-3) hit seven of its first eight shots. UNC Asheville didn't relinquish the lead until Hill's two free throws tied it 56-56 with 6:03 left.

    UNC Asheville had its 12-game Big South home winning streak snapped. Keith Hornsby led the team with 22 points.

    Gardner-Webb has won five of six and swept the season series with UNC Asheville for the first time since joining the Big South. The team held a 16-1 edge in second-chance points after halftime.

    Gardner-Webb won despite getting just two points from Tashan Newsome, who had scored 20-plus in four straight.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WEBB
    UNCA
    Points 67 65
    FG Made-Attempted 21-59 (.356) 21-41 (.512)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 4-13 (.308)
    FT Made-Attempted 19-28 (.679) 19-27 (.704)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 22 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 3 19

    2012-13 Season

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