Gillis did it with 7-of-12 shooting from the field overall including four 3-pointers. Josh Cameron added 12 points off the bench for the Chanticleers (13-3, 4-0 Big South). Elijah Wilson scored 11 with three 3-pointers. Coastal Carolina threw up 30 3-pointers, making nine.
Coastal Carolina shattered a 20-20 tie late in the first half on a 15-4 run highlighted by 3-pointers by Gillis and Colton Ray-St Cyr to lead 35-24 at the break.
After halftime, a 3-pointer by Cameron at the midway point stretched the Chanticleers' lead to 52-33 and Liberty remained down by double digits for the duration of the game.