Hampton vs Winthrop

Winthrop 50, Hampton 43

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ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - Derrick Henry scored five of his six points during a game-ending, 8-0 run as Winthrop edged Hampton 50-43 Sunday in nonconference action.

Henry, who entered as the Eagles' leading scorer with 14.7 points per game, drained a 3 to put Winthrop (6-5) ahead 45-43 with 3:43 left. Andre Smith followed with a 3-pointer and then Henry closed the scoring with two free throws. Hampton missed its last nine shots.

The Pirates (2-9) forced two ties in the second half but never led until Emmanuel Okoroba hit a jumper from the lane for a 43-42 advantage with 4:06 left. The field goal was Hampton's last.

The 43 points allowed were the fewest by Winthrop against a Division I opponent this year. The Eagles held Hampton to 23.7 percent (14 of 59) shooting from the field.

Gideon Gamble led Winthrop with 13 points and 10 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Hampton (2-9)212243
Winthrop (6-5) «242650

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Hampton Pirates
D. Maxwell, F322-32-34116
E. Okoroba, C312-105-67129
J. Williams, G323-120-04328
D. Powers, G200-60-01310
D. Meikle, G110-40-03020
R. Mercado293-111-223110
K. Brown161-40-06133
R. Price113-70-06017
D. Adams80-20-00010
W. Dunning80-00-03010
A. Austin20-00-00000
Totals 14-598-1138121543
 23.7%72.7% 
Winthrop Eagles
J. Jerome, F364-92-562010
J. Bourne, F312-62-511016
L. Brown, F182-80-08134
G. Gamble, G355-120-0101113
R. King, G130-00-02000
D. Henry281-93-43206
A. Smith272-70-04205
S. Johnson93-50-02156
S. Diop30-10-01000
Totals 19-577-145291050
 33.3%50% 
MEAC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N.C. Central13-325-9202
Norfolk St.12-417-17242
Morgan St.11-514-16326
Hampton11-514-17284
Savannah St.10-613-16279
Md.-E. Shore9-714-20278
S.C. State7-911-20302
Delaware St.7-910-22332
Coppin St.7-98-24336
Beth.-Cook.6-1010-22346
Howard5-1110-24338
Florida A&M5-117-23349
N.C. A&T1-153-29350

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop15-326-770
UNC-Ash.15-323-1073
Liberty14-421-14173
Gardner-Webb11-719-14186
High Point9-915-16235
Radford8-1014-18227
Campbell7-1119-18247
Char. So.7-1112-19295
Longwood3-156-24343
Presbyterian1-175-25347