Richmond 89, Charlotte 84

David Gonzalvez had 29 points, Kevin Anderson added 24,

including the tying 3-pointer to force overtime, and Richmond

closed the regular season with an 89-84 win over slumping Charlotte

on Saturday.

Justin Harper added six of his 13 points in overtime for the

Spiders (24-7, 13-3 Atlantic 10), who won for the 10th time in 11

games and avenged their only home loss.

Chris Braswell had 19 points and 13 rebounds, and Shamari Spears

scored 19 for the 49ers (19-11, 9-7), who have dropped six of seven

to end their hopes for a first-round bye in the conference


After throwing the ball away on the previous possession,

Anderson drilled a straightaway 3 with 5.3 seconds left in

regulation to tie it at 70.

Harper and Anderson then hit 3s, and Gonzalvez had a three-point

play in a 9-2 run to start overtime. Anderson’s two free throws

with 16.9 seconds left iced it.