Gardner-Webb beats Toccoa Falls 102-41
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) David Efianayi had 18 points and seven rebounds, DJ Laster added 15 points, and Gardner-Webb beat Toccoa Falls 102-41 on Wednesday.
Garner-Webb had runs of 11-0, 12-0, 13-0 and 14-0 in the first half to build a 58-18 lead. The Bulldogs shot 54 percent in the half with 10 3-pointers while Toccoa Falls was 6-of-23 shooting. Efianayi scored 13 points in the opening 20 minutes and Laster added 11.
Liam O’Reilly added 14 points, seven assists and four steals for Gardner-Webb (5-8). Eric Jamison and Jamaal Robateau each scored 10 points. The Bulldogs made 14 of 39 3-pointers – with four apiece from O’Reilly and Efianayi – and outrebounded the Eagles 49-28.
Kevin Cave had five 3-pointers, 17 points and eight rebounds for NCCAA Division II Toccoa Falls. Shane Thompson added four 3s and 16 points as 10 of the Eagles’ 15 field goals were from distance.