Saturday, March 9, 2013
Big South Title Game Set
The top seed in the south, Charleston Southern came back from a 5 point deficit against VMI before pulling out the 71-65 victory. The Buccaneers got a huge game from sophomore Arlon Harper who poured in 33 points and 9 rebounds in the game. The win lifts the Bucs to a 19-11 record entering Sunday's Championship game.
Charleston Southern will face a team who has defeated Coastal Carolina in front of their home crowd, top seed in the north High Point and now 2nd seed Gardner-Webb. That team is the Liberty Flames. The 5 seed has become hot at the right time and on Saturday, got 19 points from John Sanders to led them to the Championship game in a tight one against the Bulldogs. Liberty will enter the Championship game with a 14-20 record.
The Flames lost their only regular season meeting with Charleston Southern in a tight one at home 79-75 back on January 26.
Big South Conference Championship Game
1S)Charleston Southern vs. 5N)Liberty Sunday, March 10, 2013 12pm