Cooks, Pickett lead Winthrop over Presbyterian 63-49

Xavier Cooks scored 18 points, Adam Pickett added 17 and Winthrop pulled away for a 63-49 win over Presbyterian on Wednesday night for its 10th-straight win in the series. Winthrop (15-9, 9-4 Big South) led 32-21 at halftime, the ninth straight time the Eagles had a lead on the Blue Hose at the break. Presbyterian scored the first seven points out of intermission and after a 3...
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February 07, 2018

Greenwell nears record, No. 16 Duke tops Presbyterian 79-45

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Rebecca Greenwell hit five 3-pointers and scored 22 points, Lexie Brown added 18 points and No. 16 Duke rolled to a 79-45 over Presbyterian on Sunday. Leaonna Odom added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Blue Devils (5-1). Greenwell is four 3s from Tricia Liston’s Duke record of 252. Greenwell had 14 points at the half when Duke shot 50 percent to open a 36-28...
November 26, 2017

No. 8 UCLA rolls to 76-40 victory over Presbyterian

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Monique Billings scored 12 points, Kennedy Burke added 11, and No. 8 UCLA routed Presbyterian 76-40 on Sunday for its second straight blowout victory. The Bruins (2-0) were coming off a 60-point win against San Jose State in their opener, and they had their way with the Blue Hose (0-2) from the opening tip. Burke scored all of her points in the first half, when...
November 12, 2017

Memphis’ J.J. Russell carted off on stretcher after big hit

Memphis linebacker J.J. Russell was carted off the field on a stretcher Saturday after getting injured on a kickoff against UCLA.The Tigers were kicking off after scoring a touchdown to take a 20-17 lead over the Bruins when Russell got hurt. The freshman came running down the field and was involved in a violent collision: Trainers immediately came out to check on Russell, who appeared...
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September 16, 2017  |  Discuss

Campbell eliminates Presbyterian behind Clemons' 27 points

BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) Chris Clemons scored 27 points, added eight rebounds, and seventh-seeded Campbell eliminated No. 10 seed Presbyterian from the Big South Championship with an 81-62 first-round win on Tuesday night. The win moves the Camels (15-16) into a quarterfinal matchup on Thursday at No. 2 seed UNC Asheville. The loss likely ends the Blue Hose season. Shane Whitfield...
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February 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Radford staves off late Presbyterian run in 59-57 win

RADFORD, Va. (AP) Ed Polite Jr. scored 15 points and added seven rebounds and Radford hung on late to defeat Presbyterian 59-57 on Thursday night. Radford (13-16, 8-9 Big South) led by as many as 13 in the second half and did not trail in the period, but neither did it put the Blue Hose away. A Donald Hicks jumper gave Radford a 56-49 lead with 1:47 remaining. Darius Moore answered...
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February 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Campbell beats Presbyterian 70-57, led by Clemons' 23

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Chris Clemons tied his career best with six 3-pointers and scored 16 of his 23 points in the first half, and Campbell never trailed in beating Presbyterian 70-57 on Saturday. Kyre' Hamer added 15 points, with 13 coming in the second half, and Shane Whitfield and Cory Gensler had 11 points apiece for the Fighting Camels (13-13, 6-8 Big South), who shot 51.2 percent...
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February 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Charleston Southern edges Presbyterian 71-65 in OT

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) Christian Keeling scored 22 points, including four free throws in the last 12 seconds as Charleston Southern held off Presbyterian 71-65 in overtime on Saturday. Presbyterian's Jo'Vontae Millner scored, was fouled and converted a three-point play to give the Blue Hose a 65-64 lead with 2:09 to play in the overtime. Charleston Southern then had three whacks...
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February 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Liberty beats Presbyterian, takes over top spot in Big South

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) Myo Baxter-Bell had career highs with 19 points and four steals and Liberty beat Presbyterian 71-51 on Tuesday night to take sole possession of first place in the Big South Conference. Ryan Kemrite hit three 3-pointers and finished with 15 points while John Dawson scored nine with five assists for Liberty (13-2, 8-2), which is a half-game up on UNC-Asheville...
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January 31, 2017  |  Discuss

Presbyterian snaps 10-game skid with 71-62 win over Longwood

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Ed Drew scored a season-high 21 points and grabbed nine rebounds to help Presbyterian snap a 10-game losing skid with a 71-62 win over Longwood on Saturday night. Reggie Dillard added 19 points and Jo'Vontae Millner had 15 for Presbyterian, which avenged a Jan. 4 loss to Longwood and picked up its first Big South Conference victory of the season. The Blue Hose...
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January 28, 2017  |  Discuss

Spangler feeling at home in Presbyterian return

(STATS) - Presbyterian will play seven home games in coach Tommy Spangler's return this year, the most in the program's 103-year history. Spangler has begun his second stint guiding the Blue Hose, who last season finished 2-9, including 1-4 in the Big South. After opening at Wake Forest on Aug. 31 and two-time defending Southern Conference champion The Citadel on Sept. 9, Presbyterian...
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January 25, 2017

Gardner-Webb tops Presbyterian 78-61 behind Rideau

BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) Laquincy Rideau scored 15 points and had a career-high nine steals and Gardner-Webb never trailed in its 78-61 victory over Presbyterian on Saturday, handing the Blue Hose their ninth straight loss and 12th straight road loss. Tyrell Nelson scored 13, and David Efianayi and Liam O'Reilly added 12 apiece for the Runnin' Bulldogs (11-10, 4-4 Big South...
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January 21, 2017  |  Discuss

High Point routs Presbyterian 77-44

HIGH POINT, N.C. (AP) Jamal Wright scored 20 points on 7-of-7 shooting and High Point routed Presbyterian 77-44 on Saturday night. Three of Wright's seven field goals were from beyond the arc, and he also added five assists. Tarique Thompson finished with 14 points and Anthony Lindauer had 13 for the Panthers (8-10, 2-4 Big South), who shot 50.9 percent while holding the Blue...
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January 14, 2017  |  Discuss

Johnson has 21 to move into 2nd on Winthrop's scoring list

ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) Keon Johnson hit five 3-pointers and scored 21 points to move into second place on Winthrop's career scoring list and the Eagles beat Presbyterian 75-52 on Wednesday night. Johnson entered two points shy of passing LaShawn Coulter's mark of 1,670. He is 90 points shy of Charles Brunson's all-time mark that has stood for 25 years, before the Eagles became a...
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January 11, 2017  |  Discuss

Walton, Longwood rally in 2nd-half beat Presbyterian 79-76

FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) Isaiah Walton had 20 of his 22 points in the second half to help Longwood overcome an 11-point deficit Wednesday night and beat Presbyterian 79-76. Presbyterian (4-10, 0-3 Big South) scored the first four points after intermission to lead 42-31, and Walton then scored 15 points during the Lancers' 17-5 rally to give Longwood (6-8, 3-0) a one-point lead with...
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January 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Clemons leads Campbell to 69-58 win over Presbyterian

BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) Chris Clemons had 18 points, making 8 of 10 free throws, to lead Campbell to a 69-58 win over Presbyterian College on Saturday. Campbell (8-6, 1-1) grabbed its first Big South Conference win this season after dropping the opener to Longwood 79-77 on Thursday night. Kyre' Hamer came off the bench to score 15 points and Cory Gensler added 12. Campbell, leading...
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December 31, 2016  |  Discuss

East Carolina rolls in 2nd half, beats Presbyterian 76-56

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) Kentrell Barkley scored 12 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help lead East Carolina to a 76-56 win over Presbyterian on Thursday night. B.J. Tyson hit 6 of 12 from the floor for 12 points and Caleb White and Jeremy Sheppard added 11 apiece for East Carolina (8-5). Raquan Wilkins added 10 points with seven boards. The Pirates took control underneath, hauling...
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December 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Adams leads Presbyterian past NAIA Coastal Georgia, 90-48

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Will Adams scored a career-high 24 points by going 4-for-4 from beyond the arc as Presbyterian finished its pre-holiday schedule with a 90-48 rout of NAIA College of Coastal Carolina on Saturday. Adams, a senior whose previous career high was a 17-point performance against Toccoa Falls as a freshman, was 10 of 12 shooting from the field coming off the bench...
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December 17, 2016  |  Discuss

SC Upstate leaves a deep impression on Presbyterian, 76-48

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) Josh Cuthbertson scored 22 points, Malik Moore added another 21 and South Carolina Upstate cruised past Presbyterian, 76-48 on Tuesday night. The pair combined to hit 8 of 9 from beyond the 3-point line while the team hit 59 percent (13 of 22) from distance. SC Upstate (7-5) was less efficient shooting from close range, hitting just 49 percent overall from...
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December 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Presbyterian rolls to 107-63 victory

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Jo'Vontae Millner scored 14 of his 17 points in the first half when Presbyterian took a 21-point lead and the Blue Hose went on to a 107-63 victory over Johnson & Wales (Charlotte) on Thursday night. Ed Drew added 18 points, Darius Moore and Ruben Arroyo scored 12 each, Will Adams had 11 and Reggie Dillard 10. The Blue Hose (3-4) shot 55.9 percent, made...
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December 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Drew, Dillard lead Presbyterian to 77-67 win over VMI

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Ed Drew scored 17 points, Reggie Dillard added 16 on 7-of-9 shooting and Presbyterian beat VMI 77-67 on Tuesday night. J.C. Younger had 15 points and Jo'Vontae Millner scored 11 with nine rebounds for the Blue Hose. Drew made back-to-back layups to start a 16-7 run, capped by Dillard's buzzer-beating 3, to close the first half and give Presbyterian (2-2) the...
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November 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Presbyterian defensive coordinator team's head coach again

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Former Presbyterian head coach Tommy Spangler has been promoted to the program's top job once more. Athletic director Brian Reese announced the move Tuesday. Spangle , the team's defensive coordinator the past four seasons, was with the Blue Hose from 1997 through 2006. He spent his first five seasons as a defensive assistant before becoming head coach. Spangler...
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November 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Presbyterian coach Nichols resigns after 8 seasons

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Presbyterian coach Harold Nichols resigned Sunday, acknowledging that a change was necessary for the Football Championship Subdivision program to move forward. The Blue Hose finished a 2-9 season with a 31-7 loss at South Alabama on Saturday. Presbyterian athletic director Brian Reese said Sunday that he met with Nichols and the two decided the resignation was...
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November 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Dixon helps William & Mary handle Presbyterian 89-59

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) Daniel Dixon scored 20 points, Jack Whitman added 16 and six rebounds and William & Mary never trailed in an 89-59 win over Presbyterian on Saturday night. Dixon, who made 7 of 15 from the field including 5 of 13 from 3-point range, scored 17 in the first half as the Tribe (2-1) used a 13-0 run to break the game open early. Jo'Vontae Millner's 3-pointer...
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November 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Smith, UNC-Greensboro beat Presbyterian 61-42

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Marvin Smith had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Diante Baldwin scored 11 and UNC-Greensboro beat Presbyterian 61-42 on Monday night. RJ White had nine points and six rebounds and James Dickey grabbed 10 boards in his collegiate debut. White hit a 3-pointer to spark, and back-to-back dunks to cap, a 14-2 run to open the game. After a 3 by Presbyterian's Will...
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November 14, 2016  |  Discuss
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