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Winthrop guard Micheal Anumba, right, hugs guard Kyle Zunic as they celebrate after winning the Big South tournament championship over Hampton in an NCAA college basketball game in Rock Hill, S.C., Sunday, March 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Nell Redmond)

Winthrop to 11th NCAA Tournament with 76-68 win over Hampton

Mar. 8, 2020 5:18 PM EDT

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — It took a freshman to bring Winthrop back to where it almost always used to go — the NCAA Tournament. DJ Burns scored 16 points, 12 of them in the second half, to lead the second-seeded Eagles to a 76-68 win over fifth-seeded Hampton on Sunday in the Big South Conference...

Marrow outduels Jones as Hampton beats Radford 86-78

Mar. 6, 2020 11:58 PM EST

RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Jermaine Marrow had 36 points and 10 assists to outscore Carlik Jones and lift Hampton to an 86-78 win over Radford in the Big South Conference Tourney semifinals on Friday night. Jones led the Highlanders with 33 points, tying his career high. Ben Stanley had 26 points and seven...

Hampton drubs Longwood 80-53 in Big South quarterfinal

Mar. 5, 2020 11:47 PM EST

RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Jermaine Marrow hit 6 of 14 3-pointers and scored 32 points with five assists and No. 5-seed Hampton beat No. 4-seed Longwood 80-53 in Thursday night's quarterfinal of the Big South Conference tournament. The Pirates (14-18) advance to the semifinals against No. 1-seed Radford (21-10)...

Hammond scores 28 in South Carolina Upstate's 90-79 victory

Feb. 29, 2020 7:59 PM EST

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Everette Hammond scored 28 points as South Carolina Upstate defeated Hampton 90-79 on Saturday in a regular-season finale. Dalvin White had 17 points and six assists for South Carolina Upstate (12-19, 7-11 Big South Conference), which snapped its four-game losing streak. Nevin Zink...

Radford fends off pesky Hampton with balanced attack

Feb. 27, 2020 9:17 PM EST

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Travis Fields Jr. and Carlik Jones each scored 17 points, Jones made two important free throws near the end, and Radford beat Hampton 81-78 on Thursday. Devonnte Holland scored 15, Devin Hutchinson 14, Donald Hicks 11 and Devine Eke grabbed 12 rebounds for Radford. Benjamin Stanley...

Gardner-Webb, Hampton conclude suspended game from Jan. 20

Feb. 24, 2020 8:40 PM EST

BOILING SPRING, N.C. (AP) — Jose Perez scored 19 points, Nate Johnson added 17 and Gardner-Webb beat Hampton 81-67 on Monday night to conclude a a suspended game from Jan. 20. It was halted over a month ago, with Gardner-Webb leading 39-31 at halftime, because of a mechanical malfunction of one shot clock....

Stanley scores 31 as Hampton scores upset at Winthrop, 87-81

Feb. 22, 2020 4:01 PM EST

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Ben Stanley scored 31 points and Davion Warren had a double-double to lead Hampton to an 87-81 upset of Winthrop on Saturday. Jermaine Morrow added 23 points with six assists for Hampton. Entering Saturday's game, Morrow (24.3 points per game) and Stanley (21.9) were ranked third and...

Marrow scores 33 to lift Hampton over Gardner-Webb 87-77

Feb. 20, 2020 10:06 PM EST

HAMPTON, Va. (AP) — Jermaine Marrow had 33 points as Hampton beat Gardner-Webb 87-77 on Thursday night. It was Marrow's seventh game this season with at least 30 points. The 6-foot senior went into Thursday's game No. 3 in the nation in scoring at 23.9 per game. Ben Stanley had 19 points and nine rebounds...

Longwood picks up school record 6th Big South win, 76-68

Feb. 15, 2020 8:57 PM EST

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Juan Munoz scored 16 points with five assists, Jordan Cintron had 10 points and 12 rebounds and Longwood defeated Hampton 76-68 on Saturday. The Lancers (11-17, 6-9) picked up a program-record sixth Big South win and beat Hampton for the first time in five Big South-era matchups....

Gensler scores 17 to lift Campbell past Hampton 75-49

Feb. 13, 2020 9:18 PM EST

BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Cory Gensler posted 17 points and eight rebounds as Campbell romped past Hampton 75-49 on Thursday night. Austin McCullough had 10 points for Campbell (13-13, 4-10 Big South Conference) as did Messiah Thompson. Joshua Lusane had three blocks. Jermaine Marrow had 22 points for the...