Davidson (21-6) won its 17th straight game despite a poor outing by Curry, who shot 4-of-14 from the floor and made just 2-of-9 3-pointers. The game marked only the fourth time this season the sophomore hasn't led his team in scoring. He averages 25.8 points a game.
Davidson never trailed, scoring 12 straight points early in the first half to turn a tie game into a 20-8 lead. The Eagles (18-10) would trail by at least seven points the rest of the way.
Winthrop was down by its largest margin of 18 points with just over seven minutes to go when the Eagles scored the next nine points over the next four minutes to trail 51-42.
Lovedale added nine points and 10 rebounds for the Wildcats, who have the second longest winning streak in the country behind No. 1 Memphis.
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