PRESBYTERIAN BLUE HOSE NEWS

UNC Asheville 74, Presbyterian 62

Keith Hornsby scored 16 points to lead hot-shooting UNC Asheville past Presbyterian 74-62 Wednesday night and snap a four-game losing streak. Jeremy Atkinson added 14 points, and Trent Meyer tallied 10 while Hornsby went 6-of-9 shooting for the Bulldogs (16-14, 9-5 Big South Conference), who converted a season-high 62 percent (31 of 50) from the field. UNC Asheville scored the...
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February 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 57, Gardner-Webb 54

Eric Washington led four Presbyterian players in double figures with 13 points as the Blue Hose snapped a two-game losing streak and beat Gardner-Webb 57-54 in Big South Conference action Wednesday night. Presbyterian (6-18, 3-7) trailed 49-41 with 9 minutes left, but rebounded with a 14-3 run, taking a decisive 53-52 lead on Joshua Clyburn's jumper with 2:41 remaining. Washington...
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February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 82, Longwood 71

Khalid Mutakabbir had a career-high 29 points and Eric Washington had his second career double-double to lift Presbyterian over Longwood 82-71 Saturday in Big South Conference play. Washington finished with 10 points and 10 rebounds, Jordan Downing added 15 points and both recorded six boards to help Presbyterian (5-16, 2-5) outrebound Longwood 33-26. Down 61-51 at the 10:58 mark...
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January 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 68, Liberty 60

Khalid Mutakabbir scored 24 points Saturday night to lead Presbyterian to its first Big South victory of the season, 68-60 over Liberty. The Blue Hose (5-14, 1-4) broke a four-game losing streak. The Flames fell to 5-14, 1-4 in Big South Conference play. Mutakabbir took command early. In the last 10:24 of the first half, he scored 19 of Presbyterian's 24 points to give the...
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January 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Campbell 62, Presbyterian 46

Trey Freeman scored 13 points and Campbell posted its fifth consecutive win with a 62-46 victory over Presbyterian on Saturday night in a Big South Conference game. The Camels (8-9, 3-0) led the Blue Hose (3-14, 0-3) 27-22 at the break, but then outscored Presbyterian 35-24 in the second half to win handily. Presbyterian's largest lead was two points. It came with 19:33 left...
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January 12, 2013  |  Discuss

VMI 86, Presbyterian 77

Stan Okoye scored a career-high 39 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help Virginia Military Institute beat Presbyterian 86-77 Saturday night in the Big South Conference opener for both teams. D.J. Covington scored 18 points and Rodney Glasgow added 17 for the Keydets (6-7). With Presbyterian trailing 32-27 with 4:18 remaining in the first half, VMI closed out the period on a...
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January 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 77, Montreat 35

Joshua Clyburn 16 and William Truss 16 points apiece Tuesday night to lead Presbyterian to a 77-35 victory over Montreat. Truss, who made all seven of his shots from the field, also grabbed nine rebounds for the Blue Hose (3-11), who never trailed and ended a four-game losing streak. Khalid Mutakabbir scored 11 points for Presbyterian, which led 37-13 at halftime as Montreat did...
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January 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 91, North Greenville 83

Khalid Mutakabbir scored 23 points to lead four Presbyterian players in double figures as the Blue Hose beat North Greenville 91-83 Wednesday night in a shootout. Mutakabbir got help from Ryan Hargraves, who came off the bench to score a career-high 16 points. Jordan Downing added 19 points and center Williams Truss 10. Yet, all that barely held off North Greenville, an NCAA Division...
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December 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 97, Toccoa Falls 38

Khalid Mutakabbir scored 20 points and Presbyterian shot 64.6 percent from the field, a school Division I record, while routing Toccoa Falls 97-38 Tuesday night to win its first game of the season. The Blue Hose (1-6) also made a school record 42 baskets in 65 attempts. Presbyterian led 23-11 after 9 minutes and 49-15 at halftime as the Eagles (2-6) shot just 15.2 percent (5 of...
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November 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Florida A&M 69, Presbyterian 55

Jamie Adams had 23 points, seven steals and five assists as Florida A&M got its first win of the season, defeating Presbyterian 69-55 Saturday at the Las Vegas Invitational. Jamari Bradshaw added 12 points for the Rattlers (1-5), who used two big scoring runs to pull out the victory. Florida A&M closed the first half on a 13-3 run to pull within 34-33, then scored 17 straight...
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November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Badgers' offense makes Presbyterian pay

MADISON, Wis. Presbyterian basketball coach Gregg Nibert knew his team didn't possess the size or depth to match up with Wisconsin on Tuesday night at the Kohl Center. His only option was to throw a zone at the Badgers and hope to the heavens the basketball suddenly had an allergic reaction to the nets. The Blue Hose found no such luck. Wisconsin drilled 16 of 37 3-point attempts...
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November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Badgers' offense makes Presbyterian pay

MADISON, Wis. Presbyterian basketball coach Gregg Nibert knew his team didn't possess the size or depth to match up with Wisconsin on Tuesday night at the Kohl Center. His only option was to throw a zone at the Badgers and hope to the heavens the basketball suddenly had an allergic reaction to the nets. The Blue Hose found no such luck. Wisconsin drilled 16 of 37 3-point attempts...
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November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Badgers Hoops Preview: Wisconsin takes on Blue Hose in 2nd Las Vegas Invitational game

Wisconsin will play it's 2nd game this week in the Las Vegas Invitational tonight, completing their home slate in the tournament against the Blue Hose of Presbyterian as they look to continue to stay undefeated against opposition not in the Top 25 of the rankings. The game tips at 7pmCT and airs exclusively on ESPN3 online via your internet provider.  The Opposition ...
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November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Jordan Downing scores 25 in Blue Hose's 87-58 loss

Presbyterian was clearly overmatched in its 87-58 loss to No. 15 Creighton, but Jordan Downing's performance gave Blue Hose coach Gregg Nibert hope that better days are ahead. Downing, who scored a combined 13 points in losses to Clemson and Georgia Tech, had a career-high 25 points against the Bluejays (3-0). ''I've been waiting on that,'' Nibert said....
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November 18, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 3 Duke 84, Presbyterian 45

Tricia Liston and Haley Peters each scored 21 points, leading No. 3 Duke to an 84-45 rout of Presbyterian on Saturday night. Liston had nine rebounds and four assists and was 4-for-6 from 3-point range. Chelsea Gray added 12 points for the Blue Devils (1-0), who have appeared in the Elite Eight in each of the past three seasons. Junior guard Karlee Taylor led Presbyterian (1-2...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Gardner-Webb 21, Presbyterian 15

Kenny Little ran for a career-high 172 yards and two touchdowns to lead Gardner-Webb to a 21-15 win over Presbyterian on Saturday. The Runnin' Bulldogs (3-8, 2-4 Big South) never trailed against Presbyterian (2-9, 0-6) in the season finale for both teams. Little, who finished with 29 carries, scored on a 65-yard touchdown to give Gardner-Webb a 21-2 lead early in the fourth...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

No. 10 Georgia 66, Presbyterian 38

Jasmine Hassell scored 14 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead No. 10 Georgia to a decisive 66-38 win over Presbyterian on Wednesday night. Presbyterian (1-1) was trying to gets its second upset win in its first season as a certified Division I team. The Blue Hose opened the season with a 49-46 win at Clemson Sunday. Freshman Merritt Hempe, who failed to score in the season...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech 52, Presbyterian 38

Freshmen Marcus Georges-Hunt and Robert Carter Jr. scored 10 points each Wednesday to lead Georgia Tech to a 52-38 win over Presbyterian in a nonconference matchup. The Yellow Jackets (2-0) weren't very good from distance in making just 3-of-20 3-point shots, and for a long time they weren't very good in the paint, either, before whipping the Blue Hose (0-2) badly in the...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Freshmen lead Georgia Tech by Presbyterian

ATLANTA (AP) -- Freshmen Marcus Georges-Hunt and Robert Carter Jr. scored 10 points each Wednesday to lead Georgia Tech to a 52-38 win over Presbyterian in a nonconference matchup. The Yellow Jackets (2-0) weren't very good from distance in making just 3-of-20 3-point shots, and for a long time they weren't very good in the paint, either, before whipping the Blue Hose (0...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Freshmen lead Georgia Tech by Presbyterian

ATLANTA (AP) -- Freshmen Marcus Georges-Hunt and Robert Carter Jr. scored 10 points each Wednesday to lead Georgia Tech to a 52-38 win over Presbyterian in a nonconference matchup. The Yellow Jackets (2-0) weren't very good from distance in making just 3-of-20 3-point shots, and for a long time they weren't very good in the paint, either, before whipping the Blue Hose (0...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Stony Brook 56, Presbyterian 17

Miguel Maysonet and Marcus Coker combined for 356 of Stony Brook's 416 rushing yards as the Seawolves blew out Presbyterian 56-17 Saturday in a Big South contest. Maysonet accrued 212 yards on 19 carries while Coker contributed 144 yards on 16 rushes. Each player also scored two touchdowns as Stony Brook (8-1, 4-0) accumulated its largest rushing totals since piling up 521 yards...
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October 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Charleston Southern 31, Presbyterian 21

Charleston Southern shut out Presbyterian in the second half to claim a 31-21 Big South victory on Saturday. Charleston Southern trailed 14-0 in the first quarter and 21-13 at halftime. Teddy Allen carried the load for the Buccaneers (3-4, 2-1), rushing for a career-high 153 yards and four touchdowns, including a 63-yard run in the second quarter. He was the major contributor in...
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October 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Liberty 56, Presbyterian 7

Aldreakis Allen and Sirchauncey Holloway combined for five rushing touchdowns to lead Liberty past Presbyterian 56-7 in a Big South Conference matchup Saturday. Liberty (2-4, 2-0) got off to a fast start. On its opening drive, Holloway scored from 3 yards out, and then Allen extended the lead on its next possession with a 59-yard touchdown run. Allen finished with 183 yards on 13...
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October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

VMI 17, Presbyterian 7

Adam Morgan had two interceptions to lead a strong defensive effort as Virginia Military Institute held off Presbyterian 17-7 Saturday in their Big South Conference opener. Morgan had interceptions on the last Presbyterian drive of the first half and the first of the second. The Keydets (2-3) forced four turnovers, two to snuff out the final Blue Hose drives. After Presbyterian...
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October 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Presbyterian 28, Davidson 13

Demarcus Rouse rushed for two touchdowns, and a timely interception return by Mark Williams helped Presbyterian hold off winless Davidson 28-13 Saturday night. Down 21-13 late in the fourth quarter, Davidson (0-4) was threatening on a drive starting from its own 1. Sparked by a 29-yard rush by Spencer Perry and a 47-yard pass from Jonathan Carkhuff to Tim Hines, the Wildcats got...
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September 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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