Winthrop 90, Ferrum 62

1/2/2005 - Winthrop Eagles

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) -- James Shuler led four Winthrop players in
double figures as Winthrop beat Ferrum 90-62 Sunday afternoon in
the Eagles' final game before Big South Conference play begins.

Shuler scored 15, followed by Phillip Williams who scored a
career-high 13 and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds. Craig
Bradshaw added 12 and Billy Houston had 10 for Winthrop (9-4).

Ferrum's (3-7) Kenny Johnson had 27 points, including four
3-pointers, to lead all scorers. Johnson also led his team with
five assists and he and Nigel Kelly grabbed seven rebounds a piece.

Winthrop shot 58 percent to Ferrum's 40 percent and led 46-35 at
the half.