Winthrop routs Central Pennsylvania 107-68
Reggie Middleton scored 19 points to lead six Winthrop players
in double figures a 107-68 rout of Central Pennsylvania on
Andre Jones finished with 17, Derrick Henry scored 15, Andre
Smith had 13 and Shola Diop chipped in with 12 for Winthrop. George
Valentine had 10 points and nine rebounds.
Winthrop (1-5) led by five, 37-32, with 3:12 remaining in the
first half. But the Eagles used a 21-5 run to take a 56-35 lead
into halftime. Jones scored eight points while Central Pennsylvania
missed seven of its eight shots and turned the ball over twice
during the run.
Devon Dorsey led Central Pennsylvania (4-5) with 15 points.
Winthrop shot an 62.2 percent (46 of 74) from the field,
compared to 32.8 percent (21 of 64) for Central Pennsylvania, but
only hit 40.9 percent (9 of 22) of its free throws. The Eagles
outrebounded the Knights 54-30.