The N.C. Wesleyan basketball team turned in its highest scoring effort this season in a USA South Conference win on Wednesday.

The Bishops defeated Greensboro College, 107-70, behind a pair of 20-point games fromo Ricardo Bullock (game-high 23 points) and Damon McDowell (20). It was the Bishops’ first win since Dec. 29.

Bullock was 8-for-10 from the floor, including 5-of-7 from 3-point range. McDowell added a game-high nine rebounds.

Also for NCWC, Isaiah Lewis finished with 14 points, AJ Frye added 12, and Josh Covington scored 10 in the win. The Bishops (6-7, 2-3) are back in action when they host Pfeiffer on Saturday.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

WILLIAM PEACE 73 NC WESLEYAN 66

The Bishops dropped a home USA South Conference game on Tuesday.

It was the first conference loss of the season for NCWC (9-4, 4-1), which entered on a two-game winning streak. Myrayna Watkins led NCWC with 18 points, with teammate Kayla Johnson adding 16 in the loss.

Bishops guard Myesha Best made a team-high three 3-pointers, and finished with nine points.

But William Peace’s Jaymesha Sanders was the difference, scoring 25 points on 11-for-17 shooting.

BOYS’ BASKETBALL

SOUTHWEST EDGECOMBE 63 WASHINGTON 52

The Cougars (7-2) won their fourth consecutive game, the final non-conference matchup before Eastern Plains Conference play begins on Friday.

Playing in the fifth of six consecutive home games, SWE trailed 16-13 after the first quarter, and 25-21 at halftime. The Cougars were strong in the second half, however, and outscored their opponent by 16 points in the second half.

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL

SOUTHWEST EDGECOMBE 55 WASHINGTON 51

The Cougars (8-2) picked up a home non-conference win on Tuesday.

SWE has now won five consecutive games. The Cougars will host Nash Central on Friday to open Eastern Conference Plains play.