Campbell vs Winthrop

Campbell 54, Winthrop 51

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WINTHROP, S.C. (AP) - Eric Griffin scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half and came up with a key block late to help Campbell defeat Winthrop 54-51 on Tuesday night.

The Camels (12-8, 6-2 Big South Conference) trailed 47-41 with 6:40 remaining. Andrew Ryan then started a 13-4 rally with a 3-pointer from the right corner. Griffin's put-back tied it at 48 with 3:38 left and Campbell took the lead on Lorne Merthie's long 3 with 1:39 to go.

With Campbell up 53-51 with 43 seconds to go Griffin blocked Matt Morgan's 3-pointer.

Merthie finished with 14 points off the bench and Griffin added 11 rebounds.

Winthrop (7-12, 4-4) was led by Andre Jones with 17 points, all but one coming in the first half.

The Eagles shot just 29.8 percent (17 of 57) from the field, and made just one of their last 10 shots.

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Campbell Fighting Camels
M. Harris, F351-61-612133
E. Griffin, F267-100-4111214
T. Freeman, G304-81-14339
D. White, G273-80-05226
R. Ferguson, G130-10-03130
L. Merthie244-93-422114
A. Ryan222-50-03306
J. Wright181-30-03022
A. Horton50-00-01000
Totals 22-505-1547131654
 44%33.3% 
Winthrop Eagles
G. Valentine, F363-62-57138
J. Bourne, F161-33-61045
A. Jones, G386-163-532117
R. Middleton, G290-50-04440
D. Henry, G71-30-00003
J. Jerome270-42-45012
M. Morgan162-62-25026
A. Smith161-40-00103
L. Brown91-40-06112
G. Gamble62-60-01125
Totals 17-5712-2236101851
 29.8%54.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop13-523-9130
High Point13-521-11157
UNC-Ash.12-622-12137
Coast. Car.12-621-12164
Gardner-Webb10-817-16209
Liberty10-813-19264
Radford9-916-15191
Campbell5-1312-18308
Presbyterian5-1311-20319
Longwood5-1310-23323
Char. So.5-139-21298
 
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