Scores

Final

Presbyterian 51

(3-15, 0-4 Big South)

Winthrop 62

(7-9, 1-3 Big South)

7:00 PM ET, January 16, 2013

Winthrop Coliseum, Rock Hill, South Carolina

1 2 T
PRE 26 2551
WIN 34 2862

Top Performers

Presbyterian: J. Downing 26 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Stl

Winthrop: G. Gamble 12 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Winthrop 62, Presbyterian 51

Associated Press

ROCK HILL, S.C. -- Gideon Gamble scored 12 points off the bench and Winthrop never trailed, beating Presbyterian 62-51 Wednesday night in a Big South Conference game.

Gamble helped the Eagles dominate in bench points 21-4.

Andre Smith scored 11 points and Steve Johnson added eight to help Winthrop (7-9, 1-3) snap a four-game losing streak.

Trailing at halftime 34-26, Presbyterian (3-15, 0-4) got within four points, 42-38, on a pair of Truss Williams free throws, but the Eagles answered with a 15-5 run to make it 57-43 with 3:10 left to play. Gamble started the run with a jumper, and Larry Brown capped it with a dunk.

Winthrop closed out the game converting 5 of 6 free throws down the stretch.

The Eagles made 17 free throws compared to Presbyterian's eight.

Jordan Downing scored a career-high 26 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead the Blue Hose, who have now lost four straight.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
PRE
WIN
Points 51 62
FG Made-Attempted 19-50 (.380) 19-46 (.413)
3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 7-16 (.438)
FT Made-Attempted 8-8 (1.000) 17-26 (.654)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 14

2012-13 Season

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