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Coaches: Extend NBA Draft cutoff

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.
Via WholeHogSports
June 30, 2015

Gardner-Webb's Jerome Hill to Forego Senior Season and Turn Pro

Gardner-Webb's Jerome Hill averaged 18.9 points and 10.1 reounds per game during his junior year. ( 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...
Via College Hoops Digest
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Gardner-Webb Holds Off Campbell - 2015 Big South Championships

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...
Via College Hoops Digest
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Big South Thursday: Gardner-Webb Prevails Over Charleston Southern 91-81

Tyler Strange Scored 23 Points Against Charleston Southern/nola.comby Brian Wilmer@sportsmatters BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Gardner-Webb honored four seniors in Paul Porter Arena on Thursday night -- Adam Sweeney, Corey Hensley, Jarvis Davis and all-everything guard Tyler Strange.  The group composed a class that recorded the most wins of any class in the school’s Division I basketball...
Via College Hoops Digest
February 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Big South Saturday: Gardner-Webb Wins Thriller Over Winthrop 65-64

Tyler Strange Had 17 Points for Gardner-Webb/gardner-webb.eduby Brian Wilmer@sportsmattersBOILING SPRINGS, N.C. -- Winthrop won the battle.  Gardner-Webb won the war.Gardner-Webb (11-6, 3-1 Big South) led their Big South Conference game for just 1:09 on Saturday night, but part of that minute-plus came when it really mattered.  The Runnin’ Bulldogs defeated visiting Winthrop...
Via College Hoops Digest
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Big South Tournament: VMI Defeats Gardner-Webb 90-77

CONWAY, S.C. -- Gardner-Webb surely didn’t want a repeat of their last meeting with VMI in the Big South tournament quarterfinal.  That game went to four overtimes, where VMI finally came away with a 108-104 victory after three separate buzzer-beaters.Of course, they didn’t want what they got here on Friday night, either, as VMI seemed unable to miss and the Runnin’ Bulldogs...
Via College Hoops Digest
March 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Gardner-Webb pulls away from Presbyterian, 79-70

Jarvis Davis came off the bench to score 19 points, hitting 3 of 4 3-point attempts, to lead Gardner-Webb to a 79-70 win over Presbyterian Wednesday night. Presbyterian's Reggie Dillard made a layup with under eight minutes left to even the score at 59, but Gardner-Webb responded with a 10-4 run to take control of the game. The Runnin' Bulldogs held a commanding advantage on the...
Via AP on Fox
February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Asheville tops Gardner-Webb 81-77

Jaron Lane scored a career-high 26 points and D.J. Cunningham scored four points in the final 30 seconds as UNC-Asheville opened Big South Conference play with an 81-77 win at Gardner-Webb on Monday. Cunningham hit a tie-breaking jumper with 30 seconds left, snagged a defensive rebound and then made two free throws with 14 seconds left for Asheville (7-8). After another miss by...
Via AP on Fox
January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Hill leads Gardner-Webb over Hiwassee 90-54

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....
Via AP on Fox
December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Gardner-Webb survives Morehead St. in OT 86-82

Josh Castellanos scored just 11 points in the game, but they all came with less than 2:02 in overtime - and at the free throw line - as Gardner-Webb survived Morehead State 86-82 Friday in the Las Vegas Invitational. Naji Hibbert led Gardner-Webb (4-4) with 23 points and Isaiah Ivey chipped in 17. Angelo Warner led Morehead State (6-3) with 22 points. Castellanos, a transfer graduate...
Via AP on Fox
November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Gardner-Webb defeats IUPUI 61-54

Naji Hibbert scored 15 points and Donta Harper 14 as Gardner-Webb defeated Purdue-Indianapolis (IUPUI) 61-54 at the Las Vegas Invitational on Thursday afternoon. The Runnin' Bulldogs (3-5) led by as many as 18 early in the second half and fended off a series of comeback attempts by IUPUI (1-6). Ian Chiles scored 11 of his game-high 22 points and was the only Jaguar to reach double...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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