College Basketball

Carolinas college basketball roundup for 01.14.15

Davidson (11-3, 2-1) at Massachusetts (10-7, 2-1)

7 p.m., Mullins Center, Amherst, Mass.

The Wildcats begin a two-game Atlantic 10 road trip when they face the Minutemen for the first time as league opponents. … Davidson is 4-4 all-time against UMass, but the last meeting in December 2011 ended in a 73-65 loss. … The Minutemen have won two straight, including a 66-62 victory over George Mason on Sunday. … Wednesday’s game could be high-scoring – Davidson is third in the nation in scoring at 84.6 points per game, and UMass is last in the A-10 in points allowed at 72.5 per game. Bill Kiser

Winthrop (7-8, 2-2) at UNC Asheville (7-7, 3-0)

7 p.m., Kimmel Arena, Asheville

The Eagles wrap up a three-game Big South road trip when they take on the Bulldogs. … Winthrop has lost two of its past three conference games but both were close – 90-87 in double overtime to High Point on Jan. 3, and 65-64 to Gardner-Webb on Saturday. … UNC Asheville is one of two Big South teams with undefeated league records, the other being Coastal Carolina (5-0). B.K.

High Point (12-4, 3-1) at Gardner-Webb (11-6, 3-1)

7 p.m., Paul Porter Center, Boiling Springs

The Bulldogs wrap up a three-game Big South homestand, hosting the Panthers. … Gardner-Webb has won two straight and five of its past six games, and sits third in the South Division standings behind Coastal Carolina and UNC Asheville. … High Point, which has won three straight, leads the North Division standings by two games over Radford, Campbell and Longwood. B.K.

Wingate (7-7, 4-4) at Queens (9-5, 6-2)

8 p.m., Levine Center

The Royals will look to extend their eight-game winning streak when they host the Bulldogs in a South Atlantic Conference game. … Queens is on its longest winning streak since the 2010-11 season, when the Royals won 13 consecutive games. … After opening with seven wins in its first eight games, Wingate has since lost six straight. B.K.