Liberty Holds Off Campbell 71-68

Lynchburg - Liberty lost all of a 16-point first half lead, but rebounded late to pull out a 71-68 Big South win over visiting Campbell Tuesday night.

Tomasz Gielo led LU with 17 points, followed by a career-high 15 points for Andrew Smith. Davon Marshall and John Caleb Sanders rounded out the Flames double-figure scorers, finishing with 12 and 10 points.

Andrew Ryan of Campbell led all scorers with a season-high 22 points, Reco McCarter and Leek Leek chipped in 14 points apiece.

With its second-straight Big South win, Liberty improves to 2-and-1 in the conference and 8-and-10 overall. Campbell is also now 2-and-1 in the Big South and 8-and-10 overall.

LU will host High Point Saturday night at 7, Campbell plays host to VMI.