FARMVILLE, Va. -- Branimir Mikulic scored a career-high 15 points off the bench and 12 High Point players scored as the Panthers dominated Big South Conference-foe Longwood 82-53 to win their fifth straight and sweep the season series Wednesday night.
The Panthers' five-game winning streak is their longest since 2009-10. They also beat the Lancers 88-60 on Jan. 30.
High Point shot 54.2 percent (32 of 59) from the field and 69.2 percent (9 of 13) from 3-point range while dishing 23 assists.
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.
DeSean Murray, who averaged 20.2 points as a sophomore at Presbyterian, will transfer to Auburn to play for coach Bruce Pearl.
Former Kentucky guard Ed Davender, the only Wildcat with at least 1,500 points and 400 assists, has died. He was 49.