Coastal Carolina holds off Liberty 77-71
CONWAY, S.C. (AP)
The Chanticleers (21-2, 12-0 Big South Conference) never trailed and led 66-47 with 4:14 left to play, but a 13-1 run by the Flames cut that lead to 67-60 with 1:25 remaining.
A free throw from David Minaya pulled Liberty (16-8, 10-2) within four, 73-69, with 6 seconds on the clock, but Coastal Carolina went 4 of 4 from the free-throw line to seal the win.
Coastal Carolina outscored the Flames 50-26 in the paint and scored 21 points off 19 turnovers.