Appalachian State vs Winthrop

Winthrop handles Appalachian State 80-72

  •  

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) Joab Jerome scored 20 points - on 7 of 9 shooting - to pace Winthrop over Appalachian State 80-72 on Sunday.

Keon Johnson added 15 points for the Eagles (6-2), while Keon Moore chipped in with 11.

Appalachian State (2-7) was led by Tab Hamilton's 20 points. Chris Burgess added 15 points and five assists, while Tevin Baskin chipped in with 12 points.

The game was won on the free throw line, as Winthrop went to the line 17 more times than the Mountaineers and made 10 more.

Winthrop used a 13-2 run early in the first half en route to a five point lead at intermission.

Appalachian State cut the lead to one with 5:18 left after a pair of Burgess free throws, but Moore hit a jumper and was fouled by Hamilton. He made the free throw and it never got that close again down the stretch.

Copyright 2017 by STATS LLC. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC is strictly prohibited.
 
Scoreboard
Appalachian State (2-7)363672
Winthrop (6-2) «413980

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Sun Belt
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ga. Southern0-07-247
Louisiana0-07-2178
UT-Arlington0-07-369
Georgia St.0-06-3228
Coast. Car.0-05-5186
S. Alabama0-05-5283
Texas St.0-05-5336
Troy0-05-5292
App. St.0-05-6273
UL-Monroe0-03-5240
Arkansas St.0-03-6343
Little Rock0-02-7308

Big South
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Liberty0-07-3190
UNC-Ash.0-06-4152
Char. So.0-04-3226
Radford0-05-4141
Winthrop0-05-4198
Presbyterian0-05-5263
Campbell0-04-5320
High Point0-04-5300
Longwood0-03-6351
Gardner-Webb0-03-8279
 
Other games
SYR 68 Final
SJU 63
LAS 52 Final
NOVA 73
WMU 60 Final
MIZZ 66