South Alabama (2-1) vs. Chattanooga (2-1)
McKenzie Arena, Chattanooga, Tennessee; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Chattanooga plays South Alabama in an early season matchup. Each team...
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Trhae Mitchell came up with a steal and sank two clutch free throws to allow South Alabama to hold off rival Southern Mississippi 75-69 on Saturday.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — Chad Lott had 18 points to lead five South Alabama players in double figures as the Jaguars easily beat Pikeville College 82-51 on Wednesday night.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Brandonn Kamga and Andre Fox each scored 18 points and Jahaad Proctor scored 17 to lead High Point to a 75-56 win over Longwood on Thursday night.
High Point's big three combined to shoot 19 of 32 from the field including 7 of 11 from 3-point range. The Panthers were 27-of-53 shooting in their second straight win. Fox became the 33rd player in the Panthers' history to reach the 1,000-point mark for his career.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Xavier Cooks scored 20 points, Josh Ferguson scored 13 with 11 rebounds and Winthrop beat High Point 82-70 on Saturday night.
Winthrop never trailed as Bjorn Broman started the game with back-to-back 3-pointers and Cooks followed with a pair of free throws. Winthrop extended the lead to 20-9 on Adam Pickett's layup.
Anders Broman made a 3 and Josh Ferguson's dunk to end the half made it 41-22. High Point trailed by double figures the entire second half.
RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Andre Fox made one of two free throws with 19 seconds left and Justyn Mutts blocked a final shot and High Point held on for a 61-60 win over Radford Wednesday night.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor had 20 points, seven rebounds and five assists on Saturday night and High Point pulled away in the middle of the second half for a 67-56 win over Campbell.
The Panthers (11-12, 6-6 Big South) took the lead for good early in a 22-5 run that was capped at 54-39 on Andre Fox's free throw with 7:14 left.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Christian Keeling tallied 23 points and three steals, Travis McConico came off the bench to score 18 with four assists and Charleston Southern slowly pulled away in the final 10 minutes to post an 83-74 victory over High Point on Thursday night.
Phlandrous Fleming Jr. added 15 points and Ty Jones scored 10 for the Buccaneers (9-13, 4-7 Big South Conference).
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Ahmad Thomas scored 23 points, MaCio Teague added 21 more and UNC Asheville held off a High Point rally Saturday to get an 84-77 win and move into a tie for first place atop the Big South Conference.
Thomas was 11 for 15 from the field and Teague got 11 of his points from the foul line, missing just three of his free throws. Raekwon Miller had 17 points and Kevin Vannatta scored 10 to go with six assists for Asheville (14-9, 7-3), which shot 50 percent from the field.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Carlik Jones scored six of his 14 points after regulation, including the winning jumper as time expired, and Radford beat High Point 78-76 in overtime on Wednesday night.
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor made five 3-pointers and scored 22 points to lead High Point to a 75-55 victory over Longwood on Sunday.
Proctor was 5 of 8 from the arc with five assists for the Panthers (10-9, 5-3 Big South), who shot 53 percent and made half their 18 3-point tries in winning their third straight game. Brandonn Kamga added 16 points and Andre Fox 11.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor and Andre Fox combined to score 46 points as High Point came from 13 points down in the second half to beat Liberty, 71-60 in a Big South contest on Thursday night.
The win snapped a four-game losing streak to the Flames.
Fox hit a 3-pointer with 11:17 left that got High Point even at 45-45. After trading layups, Fox hit a jumper, two free throws and a 3 to give the Panthers a 54-47 lead.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Junior Ricky Madison had his first career double-double and Brandon Kamga scored 13 points, including three 3-pointers, to help High Point beat Presbyterian 73-49 on Monday night.
Madison made all seven of his free-throw attempts, finished with 11 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds. Denny Slay also scored 11, while Jahaad Proctor and Andre Fox added 10 points apiece for High Point (8-9, 3-3 Big South)
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Chris Clemons scored 25 and buried a 3-pointer at the buzzer to lift Campbell to a 65-64 victory over High Point on Friday night.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor got 19 of his career-high 29 points in the first half and High Point cruised to an 80-59 win over Charleston Southern on Saturday night.
Andre Fox added 20 points and Brandonn Kamga had 12 for High Point, which hit 10 of 18 from long range and shot 51 percent from the field overall. Proctor was 9 for 14 from the field, including five 3-pointers, and missed just one of his seven free throws.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Andre Fox hit six 3-pointers and finished with 27 points — both career highs — and Jahaad Proctor scored 23 with four assists and two blocks to help High Point beat UNC Asheville 84-74 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game skid against the Bulldogs.
Fox and Proctor combined to make 17 of 33 from the field, including all of High Point's nine 3-pointers. The Panthers (6-7, 1-1 Big South) shot 55.2 percent (16 of 29) in the second half.
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Bjorn Broman and Adam Pickett scored 14 points apiece as Winthrop pulled away in the second half to beat High Point 76-60 in the Big South Conference opener on Saturday afternoon.
Anders Broman and Xavier Cooks added 13 points each for the Eagles. Josh Ferguson contributed eight points while grabbing 11 rebounds with two steals and one block.
CULLOWHEE, N.C. (AP) — Andre Fox and Jahaad Proctor scored 16 points apiece and High Point defeated Western Carolina 72-61 on Tuesday night.
Fox added eight rebounds and Proctor tagged on six rebounds and four assists for the Panthers (5-6). Brandonn Kamga scored 13 and Jordan Whitehead chipped in 10 points on 5-of-5 shooting.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Fletcher Magee hit six 3-pointers and scored 27 points to lead Wofford to a 70-57 win over High Point on Sunday, it's fourth straight.
Cameron Jackson added 15 points off the bench for the Terriers (7-4), and Derrick Brooks had nine rebounds help Wofford control the boards 35-22.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Andre Fox had 14 points and four assists, Justyn Mutts added 10 points, five rebounds and three blocked shots and High Point ran away from Johnson & Wales (N.C.) 90-54 on Friday night.
Cliff Thomas Jr. finished with a career-best 12 points and six rebounds for the Panthers (3-4), who had 12 players contribute points.
Majerle Poole scored 17 for the Wildcats, but he hit just 1 of 9 from 3-point range as Johnson & Wales shot just 25 percent from beyond the arc.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Hudson Price had 17 points, Najee Garvin added 13 and Charlotte held off High Point 70-67 on Friday night.
The 49ers (3-2) took the lead for good shortly after the 15-minute mark at 47-46 and pushed the margin to 10 after the midpoint of the half.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Preston Parks hit three 3-pointers and scored 16 points and The Citadel rallied in the second half to turn back High Point 79-77 on Saturday.
Andre Fox sank a 3-pointer with 6:33 left in the game to give High Point a 65-58 lead, but the Bulldogs (3-2) put together a 15-0 run to seize control. Parks and Kaelon Harris turned steals into layups to begin the run and Parks buried a 3-pointer to cap the run and give The Citadel a 73-65 lead with 2:20 left to play.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Jahaad Proctor and Andre Fox scored 28 and 22 points, respectively, as High Point broke away from William & Mary 100-66 in a season opener on Friday night, reaching 100 points against a Division I opponent for the first time in a decade.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Raemond Robinson scored 15 points and Christian Keeling scored 14, and his free throw with a second left was the difference as Charleston Southern beat High Point 76-75 on Saturday.
Tarique Thompson blocked Keeling's layup attempt. Keeling recovered the ball and was fouled in the act of shooting by Jamal Wright. Keeling missed the first foul shot and secured the second.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Ryan Kemrite scored eight of his 21 points down the stretch, including a pair of 3-pointers as Liberty held on to defeat High Point 55-52 for its seventh win in a row on Tuesday night.
The win puts the Flames alone atop the Big South Conference, at least until the rest of the conference plays on Wednesday.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Ed Polite Jr. scored 14 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, Donald Hicks had 12 boards with 10 points, including a key pair of free throws, and Radford beat High Point 69-68 in overtime on Saturday night.
Hick's 3-pointer put Radford up 61-58 in OT and the Highlanders led 63-60 on Randy Phillips' layup. Jamal Wright tied it with a 3, and Anthony Lindauer's backdoor layup tied it at 65 with 1:15 left before Christian Bradford's layup gave Radford a 67-65 lead.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Ahmad Thomas scored 19 points, had six steals and six rebounds and MaCio Teague scored 18 with clutch free-throwing shooting down the stretch to lead UNC-Asheville to a 74-71 win over High Point Saturday night.
Teague made a pair of free throws to put the Bulldogs up 72-68 with 14 seconds to play. Andre Fox responded with a 3 for High Point, which then called a timeout with five seconds left.
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Andre Fox hit a jumper with 19 seconds left in the game and High Point held on to earn an 83-80 overtime victory at Winthrop Saturday for the Panthers' fifth-straight victory and earn a season split with the Eagles in the Big South Conference.
The victory snapped Winthrop's six-game win streak — and was the second win at Winthrop for High Point in the last three seasons — and just the fifth home-court loss to a conference opponent.
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Andre Fox nailed 4 of 5 from beyond the arc for 16 points as High Point knocked off Campbell, 83-78 on Thursday night.
Anthony Lindauer hit 3 of 4 field goals for another 16 points and Tarique Thompson added 14 for High Point (9-10, 3-4 Big South). Miles Bowman Jr. chipped in 10 points and pulled down 13 rebounds with two blocks.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Myo Baxter-Bell and Brock Gardner each scored 11 points, and Ryan Kemrite's late 3s helped Liberty upend High Point 62-58 on Wednesday night.
Kemrite hit a 3 tying the score at 53 with 2:37 left, and after Tarique Thompson made one of two free throws, Kemrite buried another 3 with 1:55 to go for a 56-54 lead that Liberty (9-9, 4-1 Big South) would never give up. Kemrite added two free throws for a 60-56 lead.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Keon Johnson scored 27 points, Xavier Cooks added 21 with 11 rebounds and Winthrop hit a school-record 17 3-pointers on Wednesday night in its 80-74 win over High Point.
Johnson hit 7 of 8 from 3-point range and has scored at least 27 in each of Winthrop's three Big South Conference games this season. Bjorn Broman had 15 points, on 5-of-7 shooting from behind the arc, and five assists.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Andre Fox scored 21 points and High Point rolled to a 79-61 victory over Division II North Carolina Wesleyan on Friday night.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Jaron Blossomgame scored a season-high 27 points, four other Clemson players scored in double figures and the Tigers held off High Point 83-74 on Friday night.
Donte Grantham and Avry Holmes added 13 points each to help Clemson (3-2) end a two-game losing skid.
"A little harder fought win than we would've liked down the stretch," Clemson coach Brad Brownell said, "but I thought our guys played with really good offensive confidence."
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Andre Fox scored 20 points on 7-of-12 shooting and High Point held off UNC Greensboro 63-57 on Friday night to open the High Point University Classic.
Miles Bowman Jr. scored 12 points, Jamal Wright added 11 and the Panthers (2-1) never trailed.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) — BLACKSBURG, Va. - When asked to give an assessment of his hot shooting Tuesday night, Ahmed Hill described a feeling that every basketball player desires.
"I didn't really have to aim," Hill said.
Hill scored a career-high 20 points to lead Virginia Tech to a 99-73 victory over High Point.
HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) — Anthony Lindauer hit a career-high four 3-pointers and scored 16 points, Andre Fox had 14 points and eight rebounds, and High Point rolled to a 74-41 win over Division III Averett in the season opener on Saturday night.
Ricky Madison's layup as time expired at the end of the first half pushed High Point's lead to 33-21 at the break. The Panthers started the second half on an 11-2 run to build a 44-23 advantage, and they led by at least 20 points the rest of the way.