High Point uses 2nd-half run to get past Campbell 67-56
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) Jahaad Proctor had 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists on Saturday night and High Point pulled away in the middle of the second half for a 67-56 win over Campbell.
The Panthers (11-12, 6-6 Big South) took the lead for good early in a 22-5 run that was capped at 54-39 on Andre Fox’s free throw with 7:14 left.
The Fighting Camels (12-12, 6-6) got as close as 60-52 on Marcus Burk’s layup with 52 seconds to go, but Brandon Kamga answered with a dunk, converted into a 3-point play, and High Point made all four of its free throws from there.
Campbell led by as many as seven in the first half. High Point rallied with a 17-2 run that spanned halftime before Campbell scored 10 straight to take its last lead at 34-32.
Fox added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Panthers.
Chris Clemons scored 26 to lead the Camels.