Winthrop (7-5) held a slim 30-29 halftime advantage. Bjorn Broman nailed a 3-pointer to start the second half that saw the Eagles go up 52-38 following an Anders Broman trey at the 9:53 mark. The Panthers failed to close the gap.
The Eagles shot 50 percent (24-48) from the floor while holding High Point to 20-of-63 (32 percent) shooting. Winthrop also won the rebound battle 43-30.
Reed leads Clemson to 72-60 victory over Georgia Tech
Marcquise Reed had 19 of his career-high 30 points in the opening half as Clemson opened up a double-digit lead and held on to defeat Georgia Tech 72-60 for its first Atlantic Coast Conference win of the season Wednesday night.
Brown with 25 points leads McNeese past Nicholls 86-75
Roydell Brown scored a career-high 25 points with 12 rebounds to lead McNeese in an 86-75 win over Nicholls on Wednesday night, snapping a three-game skid.
Kayouloud scores 18, Central Arkansas defeats Incarnate Word
Eddy Kayouloud scored 18 points, Central Arkansas built a 24-point second-half lead and the Bears defeated Incarnate Word 77-60 on Wednesday night.