CONWAY, S.C. – Desmond Holloway scored 21 points, and Chad Gray added 19 and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead Coastal Carolina to its 10th straight victory, 78-60 over High Point on Sunday.
The Chanticleers (12-2, 3-0 Big South Conference) scored the final eight points of the opening half, taking a 35-27 advantage into the break.
Mike Holmes scored 16 and pulled down nine rebounds for Coastal Carolina, while Kierre Greenwood added 13 points.
The Panthers (5-7, 2-2) trailed 66-56 with 6:22 to play and were outscored 12-4 the rest of way en route to their fourth consecutive loss.
Du'Vaughn Maxwell led High Point with 14 points, Shay Shine added 12 and Tehran Cox 10.
The Chanticleers posted a 42-33 rebounding edge and pulled out the win despite being outscored 44-40 in the paint, 14-7 on points off turnovers and 19-12 on second-chance points.