Of the 50 college underclassmen who declared for this year's NBA Draft, only Nebraska forward Walter Pitchford and Gardner-Webb guard Jerome Hill withdrew their names.
June 30, 2015
Prospects who declare early for the 2015 NBA draft are allowed to withdraw their names before a certain date, and the league announced which players have elected to exercise that option. According to Jonathan Givony of DraftExpress, 34 candidates are no longer on the board, leaving a total of 58 early-entry prospects. Jerome Hill (Gardner-Webb) and Walter Pitchford (Nebraska) were...
Gardner-Webb's Jerome Hill averaged 18.9 points and 10.1 reounds per game during his junior year. (gwusports.com)By Brian Wilmer@sportsmattersGardner-Webb forward Jerome Hill enjoyed a junior season in which his continued on-court development was evident to all. Hill was a first-team Big South All-Conference performer in 2014-15, and averaged a double-double (17.7 points per game...
Gardner-Webb's Jerome Hill notched a double-double, netting 17 points and 14 rebounds. (Sandra Dukes, USA TODAY Sports)By Brian Wilmer@sportsmattersCONWAY, S.C. -- Gardner-Webb coach Tim Craft was the recipient of a “double-edged sword” type of question after the Runnin’ Bulldogs’ first-round contest against tenth-seeded Campbell on Wednesday.“It’s more of a relief...
Keon Moore Had 27 Points Saturday/heraldonline.comby Brian Wilmer@sportsmattersROCK HILL, S.C. -- It had to feel all too familiar for Gardner-Webb and Winthrop on Saturday.To be sure, many of the same elements that existed in their first meeting last month in Boiling Springs, a 65-64 Runnin’ Bulldog victory, happened again in Rock Hill. Winthrop took a 16-point lead to the locker...
Jerome Hill scored 23 points, including a go-ahead jumper with 33 seconds to play, as Gardner-Webb held off Charleston Southern for a 78-76 victory on Wednesday night. Gardner-Webb (17-13, 10-5 Big South) got off to a hot start, hitting 16 of 30 shots in the first half, including all four of its 3-pointers. The Runnin' Bulldogs jumped to a 45-34 lead at the intermission. Charleston...
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Jerome Hill scored 20 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and fueled a balanced overtime attack that lifted Gardner-Webb to an 85-79 win over Winthrop on Saturday. Gardner-Webb (16-13, 9-5 Big South) blew a 13-point lead midway through the second half and needed a Josh Castellanos free throw to force the extra period. The Runnin' Bulldogs then took control in OT, opening with four unanswered...
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Jerome Hill/gwusports.comBOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- After a wild four-overtime contest against VMI on Wednesday, one might assume that Gardner-Webb would simply be happy with a game that ended in regulation. The Runnin' Bulldogs got that and more, taking home a hard-fought 80-76 victory over High Point in front of 2,090 fans in Paul Porter Arena.The visiting Panthers (10-13, 6-4 Big...
Jerome Hill scored 19 points and grabbed a career-high 17 rebounds to lead Gardner-Webb to a 90-54 victory over Hiwassee College on Saturday. The Runnin' Bulldogs (7-7), up by six points at halftime, outscored the Tigers 49-19 in the second half. A 17-2 run put Gardner-Webb up 77-49 with 7:53 to go. Jarvis Davis, Onzie Branch and Donta Harper all had five points during the run....
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December 21, 2013 | Discuss
Jerome Hill and Gardner-Webb kept knocking down shots to stay in the game with No. 8 Duke on Monday night. Hill scored a career-high 22 points while the Runnin' Bulldogs shot 54 percent in the 85-66 loss to the Blue Devils. It was a strong shooting performance for Gardner-Webb, which hit its first six shots and had four players finish in double figures. Hill finished 9 for 10 from...
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