When the Arkansas Razorbacks, led by now-Florida assistant John Pelphrey, clinched an NCAA tournament bid in 2008, no one associated with the program likely thought that a dismal six-year drought would occur. Likewise, no one expected that the very next time the Hogs would earn a berth, it would pit them against the Wofford Terriers.Then again, Wofford was still relatively unknown...
The Arkansas Razorbacks were the second-best team in the SEC this past year, finishing in second place in both the regular season and the conference tournament. As a reward, they were given a 5-seed in the upcoming NCAA Tournament. Their opponent? The Wofford Terriers, who won the Southern conference regular season title and tournament championship. The Terriers...
Karl Cochran of Wofford has been named the 2015 Southern Conference Player of the Year.
Joining Cochran on the All-SoCon First Team (Media) are Casey Jones, Ashton Moore, Jalen Riley and James Sinclair.
Devin Sibley of Furman received Freshman of the Year honors, while Justin Tuoyo was named Defensive Player of the Year.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Karl Cochran scored 14 points with five assists and three rebounds as Wofford held on to beat East Tennessee State 72-64 on Saturday night.
Cochran finished with 4-of-11 shooting from the field, including 2-of-9 from distance. He also sank 4 of 4 free throws. Lee Skinner posted a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Terriers (16-5, 7-1 Southern...
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January 24, 2015
On Saturday afternoon at Greenville's Paladin Stadium, the Furman Paladins (3-8, 2-4 SoCon) bested the visiting Wofford Terriers (5-5, 3-3 SoCon) by a score of 31-14. The loss marked the second consecutive week in which the Terriers, who fell 34-13 at UT-Chattanooga last Saturday, kept a close halftime score but subsequently failed to score in the second half. Both teams came into...
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...
Draft WatchAlvin ScioneauxPhoto by Mark OlenckiLast year, I watched the the better part of the NFL Draft for one purpose and one purpose only: to see Eric Breitenstein get drafted. Well, that didn't happen, but perhaps Wofford has a chance to have someone drafted this year. That chance best comes in the form of Alvin Scioneaux. Originally from Garyville, La., Scioneaux recorded...
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 about...
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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
Spencer Collins scored 19 points to lead three in double figures and Wofford held on to defeat Winthrop 62-56 Saturday.
Collins scored 15 in the second half. His 3-pointer stretched the Wofford (4-7) lead to 48-29 with 9:41 remaining.
Lee Skinner added 13 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. He also shot 4 of 4 from the line in the last 16 seconds for the Terriers.
Wofford shot just...
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December 21, 2013
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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...