Campbell downs Charleston Southern 78-76 in OT

Published: Jan. 21, 2023 at 9:07 PM EST
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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jay Pal scored 16 points and Ricky Clemons’ game-winning shot at the buzzer carried Campbell to a 78-76 overtime win over Charleston Southern on Saturday night.

Pal also added 11 rebounds for the Fighting Camels (8-12, 3-5 Big South Conference). Anthony Dell’Orso added 13 points while shooting 3 for 9 (1 for 6 from 3-point range) and 6 of 7 from the free throw line, and they also had five rebounds. Devon Dunn was 4 of 10 shooting (4 for 7 from distance) to finish with 12 points.

The Buccaneers (7-12, 3-5) were led by Claudell Harris Jr., who recorded 22 points. Taje’ Kelly added 16 points and seven rebounds for Charleston Southern. RJ Johnson also had 14 points and two steals.

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Both teams next play Wednesday. Campbell visits High Point and Charleston Southern visits Winthrop.