Western Michigan vs High Point

W. Michigan 70, High Point 64

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HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) - Nate Hutcheson scored 19 points and freshman Darius Paul posted his second double-double of the season in Western Michigan's 70-64 win over High Point on Sunday.

Paul finished with 10 points and 10 rebounds and Shayne Whittington added 15 points for Western Michigan (7-3), which snapped a two-game losing streak and handed High Points its second straight loss.

Paul's jumper with 12:05 left in the first half broke open a 10-all tie and sparked a 21-0 run for the Broncos over a 10-minute span.

John Brown's free throws stopped the spurt with 2:28 showing on the clock but High Point (4-5) didn't hit a field goal until the 1:10 mark.

High Point cut the deficit to 63-57 with 51 seconds left in the game but Hutcheson made five free throws down the stretch.

Brown had 20 for High Point, which forced 26 turnovers but got dominated on the boards 53-26.

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Western Michigan Broncos
N. Hutcheson, F264-79-1241319
D. Paul, F254-92-5100410
S. Whittington, C316-93-591215
B. Pokley, G342-90-03246
A. Richie, G310-65-83235
C. Tava, G-F164-40-08128
J. Klein, G141-30-04022
T. Perry, G112-20-21015
D. Loney, F90-00-06120
H. Hoerdemann, G30-10-01010
Total 23-5019-325382470
 46.0%59.4% 
High Point Panthers
J. Brown, F367-166-870420
A. Chaney, F307-136-792420
A. Weary, G271-81-21233
D. Edwards, G170-54-41034
J. Simms, G161-20-00212
L. Cugini, F263-50-24238
D. McGaughy, G241-81-11233
C. Law, F152-40-02024
J. Cheek, G70-10-00020
B. Mikulic, F20-00-00010
Total 22-6218-2426102664
 35.5%75.0% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-526-934
Ohio11-723-1281
Kent St.10-819-13124
Buffalo10-820-1591
Miami (Ohio)6-1213-20195
Bowling Green5-1316-18201
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-821-14179
C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
Toledo8-1017-15182
W. Michigan7-1113-19203

Big South
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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