Scores

Final

High Point 74

(6-7, 1-0 Big South)

Winthrop 61

(6-7, 0-1 Big South)

    2:00 PM ET, January 5, 2013

    Winthrop Coliseum, Rock Hill, South Carolina

    1 2 T
    HP 26 4874
    WIN 29 3261

    Top Performers

    High Point: D. Wallace 11 Pts, 9 Reb

    Winthrop: J. Jerome 13 Pts, 6 Reb, 5 Ast, 2 Stl

    High Point 74, Winthrop 61

    Associated Press

    ROCK HILL, S.C. -- Adam Weary and Allan Chaney each scored 13 points and High Point rode a big second half to a 74-61 victory over Winthrop Saturday in a Big South Conference opener.

    The Panthers (6-7, 1-0) got double-figure scoring from Devante Williams (11 points) and Dejuan McGaughy and John Brown (10 each). But it was Derrell Edwards who helped High Point make its decisive second-half run.

    With Winthrop (6-7, 0-1) leading 44-42, Edwards hit three consecutive 3-pointers -- his only points of the game -- in a 13-0 run. After scoring just 26 points in the first half, the Panthers outscored Winthrop 48-32 after the break.

    High Point made 8 of 19 3-point attempts. Winthrop was just 3 of 14 beyond the arc.

    The Panthers also had a 46-31 rebounding advantage, and their bench outscored Winthrop's 32-14.

    Gideon Gamble led Winthrop with 14 points. Joab Jerome added 13 and James Bourne 10.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HP
    WIN
    Points 74 61
    FG Made-Attempted 26-62 (.419) 21-53 (.396)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-19 (.421) 3-14 (.214)
    FT Made-Attempted 14-23 (.609) 16-25 (.640)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 14 6

    2012-13 Season

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