East Carolina basketball beat SMU 71-68 behind another solid performance by Jayden Gardner (20 points, nine rebounds) and freshman Tristen Newton's game-winning 3-pointer on Saturday. 

Here's video of Newton's 3 from Minges Coliseum:

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