Nelson, Rideau lead Gardner-Webb past Warren Wilson, 95-45 (Dec 16, 2016)

BY AP • December 16, 2016

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) Tyrell Nelson scored 14 points, on 6-of-7 shooting, and grabbed nine rebounds, LaQuincy Rideau had nine points, seven boards and 10 assists and Gardner-Webb beat Warren Wilson 95-45 on Friday night.

D.J. Laster added 13 points, Brandon Miller scored 12 and Eric Jamison finished with 10 points and seven rebounds for Gardner-Webb.

Rideau had six points during a 16-0 run to open the game and the Runnin' Bulldogs (6-5) never trailed, taking a 54-18 lead into halftime and scoring the first 12 points of the second half to open a 48-point advantage with 16 minutes to play.

Warren Wilson, a member of the United States Collegiate Athletic Association, went without a field goal for the first seven minutes, 36 seconds and shot just 29.8 percent from the field.

Garner-Webb made 41 of 66 (62 percent) field-goal attempts while outscoring the Owls 72-8 on points in the paint and 37-2 on fast-break points.

Marcus Sullivan scored 15, on 6-of-11 shooting, for Warren Wilson.

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