In 2005, the Terriers were stifled not once, but twice on a trip to Morgantown, W.Va.First, Rich Rodriguez's Mountaineers disposed of the visitors from Spartanburg on the gridiron, taking a 35-0 shutout victory in the football season opener. Then, it was the basketball squad's turn to face off against a John Beilein-led squad that would eventually make it to the NCAA Tournament's...
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Eric Garcia scored 15 points, including Wofford's last five, as the Terriers recovered from blowing an 11-point second-half lead to beat Charleston Southern 64-58 on Wednesday night.
Wofford was up double digits with 12:39 left in the game when the Buccaneers (5-4) worked their way back to take a brief two-point lead. Justin Gordon banked in a short hook with...
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Justin Gordon hit a contested layup with 1.9 seconds left, capping a late comeback that helped Wofford upset North Carolina State 55-54 on Sunday.
N.C. State's Trevor Lacey very nearly answered, hitting a running shot off a long inbounds pass that appeared to give the Wolfpack the win. But officials reviewed the replay and determined the shot came too late, waving...
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Today, Wofford men's basketball associate head coach Dustin Kerns comes "In the Dog Pen" to talk about the upcoming season.Courtesy Dustin KernsKerns, who spent four seasons (2004-2007) as an assistant coach with the program, returned as the Terriers' associate head coach in 2013. He graciously responded to several inquiries concerning the 2014-15 Terrier basketball...
To help prepare for the upcoming basketball season, we talked to assistant coach Tim Johnson, who graciously agreed to field several inquiries about various topics of interest concerning the Wofford men's basketball program.Courtesy Tim JohnsonJohnson, a native of Memphis, Tenn., helped lead the Terriers to their first-ever SoCon titles and subsequent NCAA tournament appearances...
On Wednesday afternoon in Ashville, N.C., Southern Conference coaches and media members named Wofford the preseason number-one team.It didn't come as a surprise. In fact, it was almost a given that the Terriers would be the early favorite, seeing as Mike Young's defending-champion squad is largely intact and rejuvenated from the offseason.The Terriers likely came into this...
If you've watched a Wofford basketball game in the last few years, you've undoubtedly noticed some great players. In fact, a lot of talent comes into Spartanburg. Today's post looks at where two former Terrier standouts are now.Noah DahlmanOne of the mainsprings behind Wofford’s first two NCAA Tournament bids, Noah Dahlman compiled an impressive resume during his...
Seed: For the upcoming 2014 NCAA Tournament, the Wofford Terriers were given a 15-seed in the Midwest-region. They are coached by Mike Young and hail from the Southern Conference.
You can view the entire 2014 NCAA Tournament field here in our official bracket.
Where: They will open play against Michigan in Milwaukee on Thursday.
Why: Wofford finished with an 11-5 record in...
Wofford advanced to the NCAA Tournament after its 56-53 win over Western Carolina in the the SoCon Championship. Senior leader, Aerris Smith, who has been battling an injured knee all year long, announced in an amazing post-game interview that his final game was in the Southern Conference finals, and he would not be playing again with the Terriers. March Madness.
The post Wofford’s...
I enjoy the NBA, but I’ll always be a college basketball guy first and foremost. Obviously the product on the court in the NBA is much better and more entertaining, but the passion and loyalty you see at the college level simply doesn’t translate to the professional level.
Wofford senior Aerris Smith perfectly showed this passion in an emotional interview after the Terriers won...
Wofford defeated Western Carolina to win the 2014 Southern Conference Tournament.
Karl Cochran was named Tournament MVP and was joined on the All-Tournament Team by De'Mon Brooks, Brandon Boggs, James Sinclair and Lee Skinner.
Western Carolina upset top-seeded Davidson in the semifinals.
Karl Cochran scored 23 points, and Wofford beat Western Carolina 56-53 on Monday night to capture the Southern Conference championship and a spot in the NCAA tournament.
Lee Skinner scored 17 points and made two key free throws down the stretch as Wofford defeated Elon 63-59 Thursday night.
Eric Garcia hit a 3-pointer with 40 seconds left to give Wofford a 59-56 lead. A pair of Spencer Collins free throws stretched the Terriers' lead to 61-56 before Jack Isenbarger pulled Elon within two points, 61-59 with 16 seconds remaining. Skinner made two...
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February 27, 2014
Lee Skinner scored 17 points and grabbed nine rebounds as Wofford held off Appalachian State 64-58 in a game that featured 14 ties and nine lead changes on Saturday.
John Swinton hit a 3-pointer with 11:52 remaining to give Wofford (15-10, 9-3 Southern Conference) a 42-20 lead it wouldn't relinquish, but the Mountaineers wouldn't go away.
Eric Garcia hit 1 of 2 free throws...
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February 15, 2014
Justin Gordon scored a career-high 18 points as Wofford won its seventh straight game, 95-60 over Hiwassee College on Monday.
Gordon, a sophomore, made all eight of his shot attempts for Wofford (14-10, 9-3 Southern). All 13 players scored for the Terriers, including 14 apiece for Karl Cochran and Spencer Collins.
Collins, averaging 13.6 points per game, was shutout in Saturday...
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February 10, 2014
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ST. LOUIS (AP) Jordair Jett took the scoring reins, notching 16 points as Saint Louis beat Wofford 66-52 on Saturday night.
Leading scorer Dwayne Evans (15.7 ppg) was off the mark, scoring only 4 points, but Jett and Rob Loe (14 points) filled the gap for Saint Louis.
The Billikens (9-2) burned Wofford on a 20-4 run, chewing-up 10 first-half minutes, but led by only eight at the...