North Carolina Central vs Winthrop

NC Central 64, Winthrop 57

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ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) - Jeremy Ingram scored 22 points Wednesday night to lead North Carolina Central to a 64-57 victory over Winthrop.

North Carolina Central (7-7), leading 27-24 at halftime, outscored Winthrop (6-6) 37-33 in the second half. North Carolina Central took a 44-29 lead before Derrick Henry and Larry Brown got Winthrop back in it.

Henry came off the bench to score 16 points. Brown, the only Winthrop starter in double figures, had a career-high 15.

Ingram's 22 points came on 4 treys in 6 3-point attempts. He finished 5 of 8 from the floor, but his free-throw shooting was critical. Ingram went 8 for 8 at the stripe.

Stanton Kidd added 14 points for North Carolina Central and Ray Willis had 10.

North Carolina Central had a decisive edge in 3-point shooting, making 8 of 17 from beyond the arc. Winthrop was just 2 of 10 on treys.

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Scoreboard
North Carolina Central (7-7) «273764
Winthrop (6-6)243357

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North Carolina Central Eagles
S. Kidd, F405-103-481314
D. Williams, F60-00-00010
J. Ingram, G375-88-812422
R. Willis, G292-75-601310
E. Chapman, G220-02-24532
K. Jawara294-60-04248
D. Ferguson182-30-03215
A. Houston150-20-01100
A. Galaya41-20-00003
Totals 19-3818-2023141964
 50%90% 
Winthrop Eagles
L. Brown, F346-103-770515
J. Jerome, F302-61-23235
J. Bourne, F172-22-20036
G. Gamble, G303-63-52309
R. King, G70-00-01000
A. Smith331-62-23435
D. Henry306-133-312316
S. Johnson140-21-24001
S. Diop50-00-00010
Totals 20-4515-2326111857
 44.4%65.2% 
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
 
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