Radford beats Winthrop 59-55
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP)—Artsiom Parakhouski had 15 points and 17 rebounds in Radford’s 59-55 win over Winthrop on Monday night.
The Highlanders (12-10, 9-2 Big South Conference) built a 23-10 lead before Winthrop outscored Radford 15-8 in the final 9 minutes of the first half. Radford led 31-25 at halftime.
The Eagles (6-15, 5-6) tied the game at 49-all with 6:14 left in the game on a bucket by Andre Jones, but couldn’t take over the lead.
Winthrop shot just 29.9 percent from the field (23 of 77), including going 1 of 20 from 3-point range (5 percent).
Chris McEachin paced the Highlanders with 19 points and Joey Lynch-Flohr added 16. Amir Johnson tallied eight assists for Radford.
Winthrop was led by Charles Corbin with 15 points and 13 rebounds. Cameron Stanley added 12 points and nine rebounds for the Eagles.