BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) Lorne Merthie scored 14 points, including knocking down four 3-pointers, to lead Campbell past Winthrop 67-58 on Thursday night.
Campbell led by six points at the break and, even though the Eagles caught back up to lead midway through the second half, outscored Winthrop 37-34 in the final 20 minutes to seal it.
The Camels outshot the Eagles 57.1 percent (24 of 42) to 32.8 percent (20 of 61) from the floor, including a 40 percent mark from 3-point land (6 of 15). The Eagles hit just 18.2 percent of their long-range shots (4 of 22).
Andre Jones finished with 19 points to pace Winthrop (10-16, 7-8), who has lost two straight games.
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