HIGH POINT, N.C. -- John-Michael Wright had 20 points as High Point edged past Elon 70-66 in overtime on Thursday night.
Wright hit 4 of 6 3-pointers and Cliff Thomas Jr. had 12 points for High Point (2-7), including two key putbacks in the final two minutes of overtime.
High Point plays Florida Atlantic on the road next Saturday. Elon plays Campbell on the road next Tuesday.
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