Liberty 39 22 61
Highpoint 22 38 60
Date of game: 3/7/2013

Recap: High Point vs. Liberty

Conway, SC (Sports Network) - Tavares Speaks scored 17 points as the Liberty Flames held off a furious rally from the High Point Panthers to escape with a 61-60 win in the quarterfinals of the Big South Tournament at the HTC Center.

Davon Marshall added 16 points and John Caleb Sanders had 12 points and five assists for Liberty (13-20) which advances to face Gardner-Webb in the semifinals.

High Point (17-13), which won the North Division title in the regular season, got 17 points from Allan Chaney and 13 points from Dejuan McGaughy.

The Panthers trailed by as many as 19 points in the second half but stormed back to pull within a single point in the final seconds. However they were unable to get off a final shot attempt and were handed the loss.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.