MEN'S BASKETBALL KEEP IT CLOSE UNTIL THE END
Friday, November 14, 2008
MEN'S BASKETBALL KEEP IT CLOSE UNTIL THE END

ROCK HILL, SC—Sophomore center Charles Corbin scored 14 points to lead Winthrop to a season-opening 67-42 win over North Greenville Friday night.

Leading 35-24 with 15:04 left in the second half, Winthrop went on a 21-6 run to break open the game. North Greenville, led by Paul Harrison’s 14 points, stayed close throughout much of the game until the Eagles pulled away midway through the second half. 

 

The Eagles took a 26-17 lead at the half and were led by Davis’ 8 first-half points. Winthrop protected the ball well as it dished out 17 turnovers compared to 10 turnovers.

NGU will play there official home opener on Nov. 18 @ 7:00 PM (Hayes GYMASIUM)