Liberty 69, Gardner-Webb 61

Jeremy Anderson and Evan Gordon scored 17 points each to lead

Liberty to a 69-61 victory over Gardner-Webb on Saturday night.

Anderson hit four 3-pointers and the Flames (13-13, 8-6 Big

South Conference) used a 13-0 run in the second half to win for the

second time in three games.

Liberty trailed 56-50 before scoring 13 consecutive points for a

63-56 lead with 2:37 to play. Kyle Ohman started the streak with

two free throws, which were followed by Antwan Burrus’ jumper and a

3-pointer from Chris Perez for a 57-56 lead. Gordon made two free

throws and a layup and Burrus had three free throws for a

seven-point margin.

Ohman finished with 12 and Burrus had 11 points. Jesse Sanders

had 10 rebounds and 10 assists for Liberty.

Anton Silver scored 17 points, Grayson Flittner had 11 and Auryn

MacMillan added 10 points for Gardner-Webb (7-18, 4-11).