Gardner-Webb 58, Charleston Southern 50

Stefon Johnson scored 10 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as

Gardner-Webb ended a nine-game losing streak with a 58-50 win over

Charleston Southern on Thursday night.

The Runnin’ Bulldogs (7-13, 2-6 Big South Conference) trailed

24-23 at halftime, but used a solid performance from their bench to

pull away from Charleston Southern in the second half.

Gardner-Webb scored 26 points off the bench compared to just

four for the Buccaneers (11-9, 5-3) and outrebounded Charleston

Southern 41-31.

David Brown, who scored 10 points, was the only other player in

double figures for the Runnin’ Bulldogs, who had seven players

score at least six points.

Jamarco Warren scored 19 points on 5 3-pointers, and Kelvin

Martin added 12 points and nine rebounds for the Buccaneers, who

shot 35.7 percent from the field (20 of 56) and saw their

three-game winning streak come to an end.