4:00 PM ET, March 13, 2011
Gardner-Webb exorcises demons, finally gets past Liberty for NCAA trip
HIGH POINT, N.C. -- Rick Reeves helped build a Big South dynasty at Liberty. On his third try in his new job, he finally knocked the Lady Flames from their perch.Behind 23 points from Monique Hudson and 16 points and six assists from her twin sister, Dominique Hudson, Gardner-Webb made the big plays down the stretch after two years of heartache to hold off Liberty 67-66 Sunday and secure the school's first NCAA tournament appearance.Reeves, who guided Liberty to the first three of 13 titles in 14 years, became the first coach to lead two schools to Big South crowns.
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