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The Ascension: Five Bubble Teams Playing Well Heading Into March

Come Sunday, the calendar will turn to March which for college basketball fans, marks a special time of year. As the NCAA tournament is just weeks away from tipping off, most of us know that the usual suspects like Kentucky, Duke and Kansas are sure to be there. For several other teams, the goal right now is simply getting into the field of 68. For teams on the bubble, every game...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Davidson knocks off Rhode Island, 60-59 for share of 1st

KINGSTON, R.I. (AP) Jack Gibbs drilled a 3-pointer from the corner with :13 left to lift Davidson to a 60-59 win over Rhode Island Wednesday night. Davidson (20-6, 11-4) and Rhode Island (19-7, 11-4) are now tied with Virginia Commonwealth and Dayton atop the Atlantic 10 Conference. No. 22 VCU lost to Richmond in double overtime and Dayton earned a share of first with a win over...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Davidson Defeats Fordham 76-57

By Brian Wilmer@sportsmattersDAVIDSON, N.C. -- Davidson basketball presents a great number of “constants”.  There is always the expectation of ball movement, focus and great defense.   Those constants were again on display in Belk Arena on Saturday night, as five Wildcats scored in double figures in a suffocating 76-57 victory over visiting Fordham. “A consistent performance...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Davidson players in double figures in 76-57 victory

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Brian Sullivan scored 18 points and Jack Gibbs 17 to help Davidson pick up its fifth straight win with a 76-57 victory over Fordham on Saturday night. Tyler Kalinoski added 14 points, Oskar Michelsen 12 and Jordan Barham 10 for the Wildcats (19-6, 10-4 Atlantic 10), who shot 50 percent, including 11 of 26 3-point attempts. Bryan Smith scored 15 points to lead...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Davidson edges George Washington with big second half 65-63

WASHINGTON (AP) Jordan Barham scored all 15 of his points in the second half and Tyler Kalinoski added 11 with 10 rebounds to lead Davidson to a 65-63 win over George Washington on Wednesday night. Barham gave Davidson a six-point lead with 1:24 left. GW's Patricio Garino scored the next four, but Kethan Savage's 3-pointer was off the mark at the buzzer. Brian Sullivan contributed...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Davidson holds off late La Salle surge in 77-69 win

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Brian Sullivan scored 28 points, including four 3-pointers, and dished out five assists to lead Davidson to a 77-69 win over La Salle on Saturday. Jordan Barham contributed 18 points while pulling down nine rebounds and Tyler Kalinoski added 16 points, including the go-ahead 3-pointer late in the second half, for Davidson (17-6, 8-4 Atlantic 10), which shot 50...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

5 in double figures for Davidson in 92-71 win

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Brian Sullivan scored all 19 of his points in the first half to go over 1,000 for his Davidson career and the Wildcats rolled to a 92-71 victory over George Mason on Wednesday night. Tyler Kalinoski scored 14 of his 18 points in the second half. Jordan Barham also had 18 with Jordan Watkins adding 12, Oska Michelsen 11 for the Wildcats (16-6, 7-4), who are in...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Davidson lands 6 in double figures, clobbers Duquesne 95-69

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Brian Sullivan hit five 3-pointers as part of his season-high 23 points, leading six into double-figure scoring as hot-shooting Davidson defeated Duquesne 95-69 in the first meeting of the two teams on Saturday night. Davidson (15-6, 6-4) is in its first season in the Atlantic 10 Conference and is the A10's highest-scoring team. Peyton Aldridge added 19 points...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

St. Bonaventure nips Davidson at the buzzer, 62-61

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Marcus Posley drove the length of the floor and nailed a jumper at the buzzer to lift St. Bonaventure to a 62-61 Atlantic-10 win over Davidson Thursday night. St. Bonaventure took the lead on a pair of free throws by Dion Wright with four minutes left and nursed it until Peyton Aldridge drilled a 3-pointer off an assist by Brian Sullivan with :06 left for a 61...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Saint Joseph's comes back to beat Davidson 75-70

PHILADELPHIA (AP) DeAndre Bembry scored 21 points, Aaron Brown added a career-high 20 and Saint Joseph's held off Davidson in the final seconds to preserve a 75-70 comeback on Saturday. The Hawks trailed 41-28 at the break after shooting 11 of 32 in the first half. They scored 11 straight points to start the second, and Bembry's layup put St. Joseph's ahead with 12:59 to go. Davidson...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

The Top 5 College Basketball Stories From Saturday, January 24

A total of 137 games were played on Saturday. What five stories emerged from the pack? Here they are: * 5 – DAVIDSON AND DAYTON AVOID BAD LOSSES There is a difference between a quality win and a bad loss, between making a tangible gain and avoiding a huge step backward. For the Davidson Wildcats and Dayton Flyers in the Atlantic 10, Saturday witnessed the avoidance of a crippling...
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January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

The Top 5 College Basketball Stories From Saturday, January 24

A total of 137 games were played on Saturday. What five stories emerged from the pack? Here they are: * 5 – DAVIDSON AND DAYTON AVOID BAD LOSSES There is a difference between a quality win and a bad loss, between making a tangible gain and avoiding a huge step backward. For the Davidson Wildcats and Dayton Flyers in the Atlantic 10, Saturday witnessed the avoidance of a crippling...
Via Bloguin Best
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson pulls away from George Mason in OT 80-73

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) Oskar Michelsen scored 20 points, Brian Sullivan hit a 3-pointer with one second left in regulation and Davidson out-scored George Mason 15-8 in overtime for an 80-73 win on Saturday. Tyler Kalinoski had 18 points and Sullivan 17 for the Wildcats (14-4, 5-2 Atlantic 10), which went 9 of 12 from the foul line in overtime. George Mason (6-12, 1-5) only had two free...
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January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson proving A-10 relevancy in first year

Send to Kindle Credit: Tim Cowie, DavidsonPhotos.com Preseason magazines and the Atlantic 10 media and coaches polls stubbed their collective toes when placing the Davidson Wildcats anywhere from 12th to 14th in their new league in their first year.  Some of those outlets may have revisited their original assessments late Saturday night after the Wildcats were ripped, 89-63,...
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January 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Steph Curry likes Speedo-wearing Davidson fans' free-throw distraction (PHOTO)

When the Davidson Wildcats hosted the Dayton Flyers in North Carolina on Tuesday night, the home-town fans left little to the imagination when it came down to distracting the visiting team.  With future Atlantic 10 seedings possibly at stake, the Davidson students knew it was their job to give the Wildcats a true home-court advantage. That's why they stripped down to their...
Via The Other Paper
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson tops No. 22 Dayton for 1st win vs. ranked team in 3 years

  Freshman Peyton Aldridge had 22 points and senior Tyler Kalinoski added 21, and the sharp-shooting Davidson Wildcats knocked off No. 22 Dayton 77-60 on Tuesday night for their first win over a ranked opponent this season. Davidson was 12 of 23 from 3-point range, helping to erase a 26-point loss to Richmond three days earlier. Aldridge and Kalinoski were both 9 of 14 from the...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharp-shooting Davidson upends No. 22 Dayton 77-60

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Freshman Peyton Aldridge had 22 points and senior Tyler Kalinoski added 21, and the sharp-shooting Davidson Wildcats knocked off No. 22 Dayton 77-60 on Tuesday night for their first win over a ranked opponent this season. Davidson was 12 of 23 from 3-point range, helping to erase a 26-point loss to Richmond three days earlier. Aldridge and Kalinoski were both...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Sharp-shooting Davidson upends No. 22 Dayton 77-60

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) -- Freshman Peyton Aldridge had 22 points and senior Tyler Kalinoski added 21, and the sharp-shooting Davidson Wildcats knocked off No. 22 Dayton 77-60 on Tuesday night for their first win over a ranked opponent this season. Davidson was 12 of 23 from 3-point range, helping to erase a 26-point loss to Richmond three days earlier. Aldridge and Kalinoski were both...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson tops UMass 71-63

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) Tyler Kalinoski scored 12 of his 14 points in the second half and finished with six assists as Davidson topped Massachusetts 71-63 on Wednesday night. UMass closed the opening half with a 9-2 run, and Davidson led by just two points at the break. The second half saw five ties - the score was 57-all after Kalinoski hit a 3 with 5:53 left to play. The Minutemen...
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January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Billikens blasted by Davidson 89-54

DAVIDSON, N.C.  -- Brian Sullivan had 18 points to pace four Davidson players in double figures and rout Saint Louis 89-54 on Saturday night. Sullivan hit four 3-pointers in a row in the first five minutes of the game to jump out to an 18-7 lead, and Davidson led by double-digits the rest of the way. Sullivan made 7 of 13 field goals, including 4 of 8 from long range. Jordan Barham...
Via AP on Fox
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Billikens blasted by Davidson 89-54

DAVIDSON, N.C.  -- Brian Sullivan had 18 points to pace four Davidson players in double figures and rout Saint Louis 89-54 on Saturday night. Sullivan hit four 3-pointers in a row in the first five minutes of the game to jump out to an 18-7 lead, and Davidson led by double-digits the rest of the way. Sullivan made 7 of 13 field goals, including 4 of 8 from long range. Jordan Barham...
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January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson routs Saint Louis 89-54

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Brian Sullivan had 18 points to pace four Davidson players in double figures and rout Saint Louis 89-54 on Saturday night. Sullivan hit four 3-pointers in a row in the first five minutes of the game to jump out to an 18-7 lead, and Davidson led by double-digits the rest of the way. Sullivan made 7 of 13 field goals, including 4 of 8 from long range. Jordan Barham...
Via AP on Fox
January 10, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 20 VCU holds Davidson shooters in check in 71-65 win

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) VCU coach Shaka Smart emphasized to his players that holding down Davidson's hot long-range shooters was necessary and his tight man-to-man defensive plan paid off. No. 20 VCU held Davidson well below their scoring average of 85.8 points per game in posting a 71-65 victory Wednesday, led by Treveon Graham's 15 points and 10 rebounds. Davidson's Jack Gibbs and...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

No. 20 VCU holds Davidson shooters in check in victory

  Treveon Graham had 15 points and 10 rebounds for No. 20 VCU, which held Davidson's long-range shooters in check in a 71-65 win on Wednesday night. VCU (2-0 Atlantic 10, 12-3) built a 13-point lead midway through the second half and held on for its seventh straight win. Melvin Johnson and freshman Terry Larrier each contributed 11 points for the Rams. Davidson's Jack Gibbs and...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Davidson-VCU Preview

VCU has rediscovered the style of play that has led to success under Shaka Smart, but the Rams are likely to be tested on the defensive end while facing one of the nation's top-scoring teams. With both squads looking to open 2-0 in Atlantic 10 play, the 20th-ranked Rams will try for their seventh consecutive victory Wednesday night when they host league newcomer Davidson. VCU (11...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2015  |  Discuss
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