The win was the first of the season for the Hatters (1-3), snapping a three game losing streak. It was also the first time in 103 games in which they topped the 100 pint plateau.
The Hatters shot 48.6% from the field and never trailed, opening the game on a 14-0 run bookended by layups by Pegg and Leo Goodman.
Stetson led 49-34 at the half and pushed its lead to a game-high 33 (96-63) with 3:53 left as part of a 27-11 scoring stretch capped by a Newton three.
Marcelis Hansberry scored 16 for the Wildcats.