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...
Karl Cochran was not recruited to play basketball at Michigan.
Nor were any of his Wofford teammates.
They instead found a small, liberal arts college splashed over 170 acres in Spartanburg, S.C. with an enrollment totaling 1,588.
In other words, it would take about 69 Wofford Colleges to fill Michigan Stadium.
Cochran doesn't care about any of that. He doesn't care that...
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...
Wofford Terriers senior forward Aerris Smith is the only Wofford player that has played in the NCAA tournament.
He was a freshman when the Terriers won the SoCon tournament in 2011.
This year, he made a promise that they would get back, saying he wanted to see all of his teammates get a ring.
What follows is a shocking and very emotional announcement.
Video: Aerris Smith makes emotional...
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...
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
As a running back Andre Stoddard has broken record after record during his standout career at St. Joseph's. The 2014 prospect verbally committed to the Wofford Terriers on Monday afternoon and he says exactly why inside. It'll be in Spartanburg where Stoddard hopes to continue his record breaking ways for the Terriers' rushing attack.
Lee Skinner scored 14 points - on 7 for 9 shooting - and led five players in double figures as Wofford ran roughshod over Division III Johnson & Wales (NC) 90-48 Saturday afternoon.
Wofford (2-4) received balanced scoring in the rout. Spencer Collins chipped in with 13 points, while Eric Garcia, Jaylen Allen and Karl Cochran all had 12. The Charlotte campus of Johnson &...
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November 30, 2013
Spencer Collins scored a game-high 16 points and led three teammates in double figures as Wofford defeated Division III Emory & Henry 83-58 on Monday.
Collins hit 5 of 9 field goals and 6 of 7 from the free-throw line, Jaylen Allen added 13 points and Karl Cochran 12 for the Terriers (1-1). Collins and Allen fueled a 12-2 run in the second half as Wofford broke away to lead...
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November 11, 2013
The Baylor Bears have added the Wofford Terriers to their football schedule this fall.
Baylor will now open the season against Wofford Aug. 31 at Floyd Casey Stadium. Baylor added the game after their game against SMU was canceled last week.
The game will be Baylors first ever against Wofford, which went 9-4 last year and is an FCS school. Baylor now has seven home games on its...
South Carolina got the win against the visiting Wofford Terriers. It was not pretty the first three quarters but the Gamecocks came to life in the final quarter to get the 28-7 win.
The win allowed USC to finish with a perfect 7-0 at home for the first time since 1987. USC has now won 11 straight home games dating back to Oct. 8 of last year.
Speaking of the win, here are...
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Kevin Giltner scored 15 points and Brad Loesing added 14 as Wofford defeated Prairie View A&M 56-49 in the consolation round of the Chicago Invitational Challenge on Saturday.
Loesing also had five assists and three steals for the Terriers (3-3). Jourdan Demuynck was the only player in double figures for the Panthers (2-5) with 10 points.
Both teams struggled to score in the...
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November 26, 2011