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.
Cobb knocks down corner 3-pointer
Tarin Smith gets into the lane and kicks it out to Eric Cobb for a 3-pointer to extend UConn's lead against Syracuse.
Boeheim's name misspelled on jersey
Buddy Boeheim, son of Hall of Fame coach Jim, has his last name misspelled on his jersey.
Western Kentucky beats Valparaiso 83-71
Jared Savage scored a career-high 25 points, including five 3-pointers, and Taveion Hollingsworth had 23 points and nine rebounds to help Western Kentucky beat Valparaiso 83-71 on Thursday night to advance to the semifinals of the Myrtle Beach...