White leads Campbell over Presbyterian 77-65

The Associated Press

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Darren White scored 18 of his 22 points in the second half for Campbell, which used a late surge to pull away from Presbyterian 77-65 in a Big South Conference game Saturday night.

The Camels (10-7, 4-1) led 46-29 before Presbyterian used a 22-5 run, capped by Khalid Mutakabbir's 3-pointer, to tie the score at 51 with 9:49 remaining. The Blue Hose (8-8, 2-4) led 61-58 with 5:10 left after a three-point play by Al'Lonzo Coleman.

A 3-pointer by White from the right corner put Campbell ahead for good, 63-61, with 4:08 to play as the Camels outscored the Blue Hose 19-4 over the final 4:50.

Eric Griffin added 16 points and Marvelle Harris and Trey Freeman had 10 each for Campbell, which came in shooting 50.5 percent from the field and made 56.9 percent (29 of 51) against Presbyterian.

Mutakabbir and Pierre Miller scored 16 points each for Presbyterian.