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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 The Student Section
5 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...
Via Bloguin Best
5 days ago  |  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...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  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,...
Via College Chalktalk
6 days ago  |  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
9 days ago  |  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...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  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 AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  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
9 days ago  |  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...
Via AP on Fox
15 days ago  |  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
19 days ago  |  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 Fox Sports Midwest
19 days ago  |  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
19 days ago  |  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
22 days ago  |  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
22 days ago  |  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
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Davidson beats Richmond 81-67 in first A-10 game

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) It took nearly a minute of battling under the basket for Jack Gibbs to drain a 3-pointer and spark Davidson to its first win in the Atlantic 10 Conference, beating Richmond 81-67 on Saturday night. With A-10 commissioner Bernadette McGlade tweeting from the sellout crowd, Davidson won the tip, missed, got the board. Missed, got the board. Missed got the board...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Basketball: Cavs Survive Davidson

This week’s AP poll came out Monday with UVA moving from the 5th ranked position in the country to 3rd after an 11-0 start. The Cavaliers faced the Davidson Wildcats Tuesday night looking to carry their undefeated season into the New Year and conference play. A 12-0 start would be their first in 33 years; since the 1981-82 season. This would be no easy task as Davidson entered...
Via isportsweb.com
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Virginia Rallies to beat Davidson

I knew we had this one won when we cut the deficit to four by halftime. That’s the confidence that Tony Bennett has instilled in me: a knowledge that we almost always will leave the locker room at halftime with a tactical edge, and the knowledge that a less-talented opponent must keep the pedal mashed down to pull the upset. When we strung together eight free throws and an Uncle...
Via SCACC Hoops
December 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Davidson rolls past Niagara 78-58

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Tyler Kalinoski finished with 17 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists to lead Davidson to a 78-58 win over Niagara on Saturday. Kalinoski shot 7 of 13 from the field for the Wildcats (8-1), which shot 53.8 percent (28 of 52) from the field. Jack Gibbs contributed 11 points, on 4-of-5 shooting, and Oskar Michelsen and Jordan Barham scored 10 apiece. Ramone Snowden...
Via AP on Fox
December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Davidson hangs on for 110-99 win over Montana

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) Jack Gibbs scored 28 points, dished out eight assists and went 12 of 12 from the free throw line to lead Davidson to a 110-99 win over Montana on Wednesday night. In a close contest that featured hot shooting from both teams, Davidson (7-1) held off Montana (3-5) at the free throw line, going 34 for 36 overall and a perfect 8 for 8 over the final 1:16 to finally...
Via AP on Fox
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Examining five criteria that will make Davidson effective in the Atlantic 10 in year one

Send to Kindle Credit: Tim Cowie, DavidsonPhotos.com Going into their first season in the Atlantic 10, the Davidson Wildcats received no love from the college basketball pundits as most of them picked DC last in the 14-team A-10 in the transition year.  Off to a 6-1 start, the Wildcats have other designs in mind.  Last Wednesday night’s 92-86 win over Charlotte gave us several...
Via College Chalktalk
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Kalinoski, Davidson coast past Stetson 90-59

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Tyler Kalinoski hit seven 3-pointers to match a career-high of 25 points, grabbed nine rebounds and Davidson rolled past Stetson for a 90-59 victory on Saturday. The Wildcats (6-1) sank 16 of 34 3-pointers en route to a 44.9 shooting percentage overall. Oskar Michelsen sank four from deep to finish with 16 points and Brian Sullivan had 14 with eight assists....
Via AP on Fox
December 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Davidson leads early, beats Charlotte 92-86

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Tyler Kalinoski scored 19 points - all in the second half - to lead four other Wildcats in double figures, and Davidson's hot shooting helped propel it past Charlotte 92-86 on Wednesday night. Davidson (5-1) shot 58.2 percent from the field and made 14-of-30 3-pointers. Kalinoski missed both shot attempts in the first half, but shot 7 of 9 in the second. Jordan...
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Davidson drops UNC-Wilmington 72-49

DAVIDSON, N.C. (AP) Peyton Aldridge scored 17 points and Davidson hit eight 3-pointers to defeat UNC-Wilmington 72-49 on Saturday. Jack Gibbs added 13 points for the Wildcats (3-1), 10 in the first half, to help produce a 41-24 lead. Addison Spruill had 17 points and 10 rebounds and Cedrick 15 and 12 for the Seahawks (2-1), who shot just 30.4 percent (17-56, 3 of 15 from 3-point...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Gibbs pours in 37, Davidson races past UCF 95-69

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) Jack Gibbs poured in a career-high 37 points on 15-of-17 shooting and Davidson ran past Central Florida 95-69 on Wednesday night. The Wildcats (3-1) shot 54.4 percent from the field and drained 13 3-pointers. Gibbs' only two misses came on 3-point attempts as he went 5 of 7 from deep, a perfect 10 for 10 inside the arc and 2 of 2 from the free throw line. Tyler...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2014  |  Discuss
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