Hot-shooting Dayton defeats Winthrop 81-47

Khari Price (pictured above) and Jalen Robinson both scored 11 points for the Flyers in Wednesday's drubbing of Winthrop.

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DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Hot-shooting Dayton held Winthrop to a season-low in points in an 81-47 victory on Wednesday.

Khari Price and Jalen Robinson scored 11 points each and Devin Oliver, Devon Scott and Vee Sanford added 10 apiece for the Flyers (11-3), who hit 32 of 54 shots for 59.3 percent.

Dayton had a significant height advantage, dominating the boards 37-23 and outscoring the Eagles 46-12 in the paint. The four Flyers who shared the post combined for 27 points and 15 rebounds. The Flyers turned 15 Eagles turnovers into 21 points.

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The Eagles’ previous low point total this season was 56. Andre Smith was the only player for the Eagles (6-6) to hit double figures with 11.

Ahead by two midway through the first half, the Flyers outscored the Eagles 23-12 to end the half leading 41-28. A 15-3 run left the Flyers up by 30 with 4:53 left in the game.