Johnson scored 16 points and Joab Jerome and Keon Moore added 15 each for Winthrop.
High Point edges Winthrop 65-64 on late basket →
Keon Moore added 11 and Keon Johnson 10 for the Eagles, who will be the No. 4 seed from the South Division for the conference tournament that begins Wednesday in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Presbyterian (6-25, 2-14) will be the No. 6 seed from the South.
Winthrop beats Presbyterian 82-60 →