First half run lifts Winthrop over Charleston Southern Monday afternoon

First half run lifts Winthrop over Charleston Southern Monday afternoon
Charleston Southern fell to 1-6 on the season with a loss at home to Winthrop on Monday afternoon (Source: Charleston Southern Athletics)

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Charles Falden posted 14 points as Winthrop extended its season-opening win streak to eight games, beating Charleston Southern 85-69 on Monday.

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Adonis Arms had 10 points and seven rebounds for Winthrop (8-0, 5-0 Big South Conference). Chandler Vaudrin added eight rebounds and eight assists. Micheal Anumba had eight rebounds.

Emorie Knox had 15 points for the Buccaneers (1-6, 0-3). Terence Porter Jr. added 13 points and Phlandrous Fleming Jr. had 12 points.