Hampton vs Winthrop

Winthrop 50, Hampton 43


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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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
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
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