Charleston Southern 79, Presbyterian 59
CLINTON, S.C. (AP)
Saah Nimley had 26 points and nine rebounds, and Charleston Southern hit a season-high 15 of 30 from beyond the arc en route to a 79-59 victory against Presbyterian in a Big South Conference game Wednesday night, remaining unbeaten in Big South Conference play.
Khalid Mutakabbir scored 15 points to lead Presbyterian (4-16, 1-5), Eric Washington had 11 and Jordan Downing 10. Presbyterian has lost five of its past six games.
Charleston Southern's Paul Gombwer made a layup to tie the game at 6-all, and the Buccaneers went on a 13-2 run capped by Jeremy Sexton's 3-pointer for a 19-8 lead. The Buccaneers held a 36-22 halftime advantage and cruised to the victory.