You are currently viewing the printable version of this article, to return to the normal page, please click here.

High Point slips past Coastal Carolina 77-74

- Associated Press - Wednesday, February 5, 2014

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) - Devante Wallace scored 17 points, including a layup - following his steal from Elijah Wilson - that gave High Point the lead with 25 seconds to play, as the Panthers beat Coastal Carolina 77-74 Wednesday night.

John Brown hit a pair of free throws which extended the High Point lead to 68-62 with 6:24 remaining before a 10-3 spurt gave Coastal Carolina a one-point advantage with 1:20 left.

Wallace knocked down a pair from the charity stripe 22 seconds later but a layup by Badou Diagne left the Chanticleers (13-10, 6-3 Big South) up 74-73 with 39 seconds to play.

After an offensive foul gave Coastal Carolina the ball, Wallace's steal and layup gave High Point (10-12, 6-3) the lead for good.

CCU missed a 3-pointer before Haiishen McIntyre iced the game from the free throw line.

Badou scored 21 to go along with nine rebounds to pace Coastal Carolina.

Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.