High Point vs Presbyterian

High Point 63, Presbyterian 57

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CLINTON, S.C. (AP) - Nick Barbour scored 27 points as High Point held off Presbyterian 63-57 in a Big South Conference game Thursday night.

Barbour went 11 of 14 from the floor, hitting 3 of 3 from long range, and Shay Shine added 14 points on 6-of-9 shooting.

The Panthers (6-8, 2-2) trailed 14-2 early before rallying to a 28-28 halftime tie.

The game was tied on five more occasions, the last time at 45 with 9:32 left, before High Point pulled away with a 5-0 run.

The Blue Hose (8-7, 2-3) got to 58-55 with 1:50 left, but Shine made two layups as part of another 5-0 run.

Khalid Mutakabbir led Presbyterian with 20 points and Josh Johnson scored 10. The Panthers held preseason All-Conference selection Al'Lonzo Coleman to eight points and eight rebounds.

High Point has beaten the Blue Hose five straight times, its best winning streak against any Big South opponent.

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Scoreboard
High Point (6-8) «283563
Presbyterian (8-7)282957

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High Point Panthers
B. Mikulic, F321-61-27033
C. Law, F151-30-00042
S. Shine, G326-90-150214
N. Barbour, G3111-142-230227
X. Martin, G243-100-02217
J. Cheek192-30-00106
T. Elliott170-10-22040
J. Simms151-20-02212
D. Wallace111-40-04002
L. Harris40-00-01000
Totals 26-523-73151763
 50%42.9% 
Presbyterian Blue Hose
A. Coleman, F243-92-78138
K. Mutakabbir, G408-154-422420
E. Washington, G392-102-27426
P. Miller, G383-60-01219
J. Johnson, G323-72-262210
J. Reynolds160-12-22002
J. Clyburn91-20-02002
R. McTavish20-00-00000
Totals 20-5012-1729111257
 40%70.6% 
Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Radford6-213-8112
Gardner-Webb5-210-10200
UNC-Ash.5-312-9158
Campbell5-311-9312
Winthrop4-310-8184
High Point4-39-9254
Longwood3-46-14332
Liberty3-512-9257
Presbyterian1-68-12304
Char. So.1-66-12329
 
Other games
PEP 45 Final
GONZ 73
Michigan 71 Final
Indiana 73
UNLV 89 Final
CSBAK 57
SDCC 52 Final
SDSU 83