the republic logo

Nimley scores 30-plus for fourth straight game; Charleston Southern beats Gardner-Webb 93-80

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

CHARLESTON, South Carolina — Saah Nimley hit seven 3-pointers and scored a career-high 37 points — his fourth straight 30-plus point game — as Charleston Southern cruised past Gardner-Webb 93-80 on Saturday.

Nimley was 11 of 21 from the field, including 7 of 12 on 3-pointers, and hit 8 of 11 free throws. He has scored 146 points (18, 30, 30, 31, and 37) during Charleston Southern's five-game winning streak.

Arlon Harper hit three 3-pointers and had 20 points for Charleston Southern (12-7, 6-2 Big South). Will Saunders hit 5 of 6 3-pointers and finished with 17 points.

Nimley, Harper and Saunders hit all 15 of Charleston Southern's 3-pointers and combined for 74 points.

Tyrell Nelson and Adonis Burbage scored 19 points apiece for Gardner-Webb (13-8, 5-3). Harold McBride hit four 3-pointers and finished with 17 points, and Jarvis Davis added 11 as the Bulldogs hit 12 of 28 3-pointers.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.