Winthrop vs Coastal Carolina

Coastal Carolina 73, Winthrop 54

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CONWAY, S.C. (AP) - Anthony Raffa scored 18 points to help Coastal Carolina thump Winthrop 73-54 Wednesday night.

Warren Gillis and Kierre Greenwod tallied 16 points apiece for Coastal Carolina. Gillis also posted 10 rebounds to help the Chanticleers collect a 45-29 rebounding edge.

Coastal Carolina forced Winthrop (12-16, 5-10) into four turnovers over the first 5 minutes en route to a 9-1 lead. Winthrop closed the gap to four, 12-8, but Coastal Carolina responded with a 12-2 run to pull away.

The Chanticleers (14-13, 9-6), who fell to Winthrop 61-48 on Jan. 30, led 41-24 at halftime and stretched that advantage to as many as 22, 61-39, in the second half.

Coastal Carolina, which entered ranked second in the Big South Conference in steals per game with 8.8, managed nine in the win.

Joab Jerome scored 16 for Winthrop, which converted just 4 of 20 3-pointerss and 12 of 22 free throws.

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Winthrop Eagles
J. Bourne, F341-15-74047
J. Jerome, F326-104-733316
A. Smith, G381-81-22413
G. Gamble, G315-112-352315
R. King, G242-50-04114
C. Farmer181-80-02022
S. Diop120-00-00010
S. Johnson113-40-32047
Totals 19-4712-2226101954
 40.4%54.5% 
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
B. Diagne, F122-30-23045
E. Ndieguene, C351-24-49026
A. Raffa, G376-134-662018
W. Gillis, G356-133-5102316
K. Greenwood, G356-174-455216
M. Enanga252-60-03044
T. Curtis121-22-24024
C. Ashford50-02-21102
U. Ljeskovic30-00-00010
B. Addey11-10-00002
J. Daniel00-00-00000
Totals 25-5719-2545101873
 43.9%76% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Winthrop7-115-486
UNC-Ash.6-214-778
Liberty6-211-10208
Gardner-Webb4-411-10219
High Point4-410-10247
Radford4-49-11174
Campbell3-510-10282
Char. So.3-57-12295
Longwood3-56-13312
Presbyterian0-84-15344

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern6-013-685
UT-Arlington4-214-547
Arkansas St.4-213-672
Georgia St.4-211-7111
Coast. Car.4-29-10187
UL Lafayette3-313-6135
Little Rock3-312-7224
Texas St.3-310-8257
Troy2-410-10212
S. Alabama2-49-10223
App. St.1-56-11266
UL-Monroe0-66-13303
 
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