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>> Big South Conference Tournament - Winthrop Downs High Point 62-60 - Match Report
Winthrop grabbed a 62-60 win over High Point on Friday, behind a 23-point effort from Keon Moore at HTC Center.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 2, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Andre Smith had 12 points for Winthrop and Tevin Prescott chipped in with 8 points. Keon Moore had 2 assists for them, while James Bourne was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
High Point got 17 points from John Brown in a losing cause and another 9 points from Adam Weary. Devante Wallace contributed 3 assists for them, while John Brown had 6 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Winthrop were victorious, as the score was 24-23 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Winthrop as they grabbed 30 boards, while High Point only had 28.