Winthrop (18-11, 12-6) came into the regular-season finale a game back of UNC Asheville, where the Eagles lost on Thursday, but fell behind by 19 points with nine minutes remaining. The Buccaneers made 10 of 12 free throws in the final 41 seconds to hold off the Eagles.
Xavier Cooks caught an inbounds pass at the center of the 3-point arc with 1.2 seconds left but his turnaround 3-point try missed.
Keeling became the fifth Big South sophomore to reach 1,000 career points. Cortez Mitchell added 10.
Charleston Southern (14-15, 9-9) had not won in Winthrop Coliseum since Jan. 24, 2002, a string of 16 losses.
NC State notches 4th easy win, beats Maine 82-63
Torin Dorn scored 15 points to help North Carolina State beat Maine 82-63 on Saturday.
No. 10 Kentucky tries to go through motions vs. VMI
No. 10 Kentucky looks to add to its win total heading into Thanksgiving week as the Wildcats host Virginia Military Institute on Sunday at Rupp Arena.
No. 12 Kansas State hopes to be mightier than Penn
It's easy to notice the 95 points Kansas State scored in its victory over Eastern Kentucky in the opening round of the Paradise Jam tournament in the Virgin Islands on Friday night. It was the most points scored by the Wildcats in nearly two years....