HPU, Clemson Men’s Basketball Clash In Post-Thanksgiving Tussle

Posted by Press Release on November 27, 2014 at 12:03 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team (4-1) will traverse across the Carolina border to take on ACC foe Clemson (3-2) in a post-Thanksgiving clash on Friday evening. Tip-off between the Panthers and Tigers is scheduled for 7 p.m. inside Littlejohn Coliseum. Friday’s tilt vs. Clemson will be broadcast nationally on …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Basketball Falls to UNF in Mayan Division Championship Game in Cancun

Posted by Press Release on November 26, 2014 at 8:53 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

CANCUN, Mexico – The Elon University men’s basketball team dropped a 72-65 decision to North Florida on Wednesday, Nov. 26, in the Cancun Challenge Mayan Division Championship at the Hard Rock Riviera Maya Hotel in Cancun, Mexico. Elijah Bryant and Luke Eddy were named to the Cancun Challenge All-Tournament team for their efforts, as the …Read the Rest…


Butler basketball takes a bite out of North Carolina in Bahamas:Bulldogs beat Heels 74-66

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Final:Butler 74, North Carolina 66 from www.goheels.com: Alex Barlow scored 17 points, Kelan Martin came off the bench to score 17 more and Butler hung on to upset No. 5 North Carolina 74-66 on Wednesday in the opening game of the Battle 4 Atlantis. Marcus Paige scored 18 for North Carolina (3-1), which allowed 29 …Read the Rest…

Newberry Wolves behind 18 points and clutch shots from James Stepp(Ragsdale HS) tops Catawba Indians in a barn-burner, 108-101

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from the Newberry Wolves athletics web site: NEWBERRY WINS AT CATAWBA 108-101 Freshman James Stepp (Greensboro NC/Ragsdale HS), had 18 points on six made 3-point shots (6-9) and three of them were during the most critical time of the game, proving not only can James really shoot the basketball, but he can make game winning …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Basketball Downed At Davidson, 76-57

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• Sophomore Kaylah Keys led the way offensively with 13 points on the strength of three 3-pointers. • Freshman Kat Harris tied her career-high with nine points on 4-of-8 shooting. • Despite being outrebounded overall the Panthers held a 12-8 advantage in second-chance points. DAVIDSON, N.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball jumped out …Read the Rest…


HPU Men’s Basketball Shoots Its Way To 88-71 Win Over William Peace

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• The Panthers shot a blistering 80.1 percent (17-21) from the field in the second half and posted a 67.9 percent mark (36-53) overall • The overall clip of 67.9 percent marked the second-highest field goal percentage in the program’s Division I history • Redshirt-junior John Brown led HPU with 16 points (8-9 FG) and …Read the Rest…

Elon Women’s Basketball Remains Perfect on Season with Win Over Liberty

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ELON, N.C. – The Elon women’s basketball team maintained its perfect mark on the season with a 73-62 win over Liberty (2-2) tonight, Nov. 25, in Alumni Gym. The Phoenix is now 4-0 for the first time since the 1997-98 season. The Phoenix went 24-of-64 from the field to shoot 38 percent, including an 8-of-23 …Read the Rest…

College Men’s Basketball Final – Guilford 81, Averett 68

Posted by Press Release on November 25, 2014 at 9:57 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

DANVILLE, Va. – Guilford College jumped to a 26-point lead in the first half and held off an Averett University rally to earn a Tuesday evening victory, 81-68. The Quakers led the first 4:30 minutes, 13-6, before producing a 13-4 run to widen the lead past the mid-way point in the first half. With 2:15 …Read the Rest…

GC Pride Women Charge Past Mustangs 79-30

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GREENSBORO, NC – The Greensboro College women’s basketball team made their first appearance of the season on Mayo C. Harlow Memorial Court on Monday night. The Pride welcomed the Mustangs of Mid-Atlantic Christian and came away with a 79-30 victory. Greensboro College took a thirty point lead into the halftime break at 48-18, and was …Read the Rest…

College Women’s Basketball Final – Guilford 77, Bridgewater 50

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GREENSBORO, N.C. – Kali Cuttaia (Eden, N.C./Morehead/Univ. of Charleston (W.Va.)) led all scorers with 21 points as Guilford College earned a Tuesday evening Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) victory over Bridgewater College, 77-50. The Quakers shot 47.2 percent from the field to start the first half while Bridgewater shot 31.2 percent. Guilford extended their lead …Read the Rest…

Elon Volleyball Announces Signing of Terry

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ELON, N.C. – Elon head volleyball coach Mary Tendler has announced the signing of Kamberly Terry (Marengo, Ohio/Highland) for the 2015 season. “Kam will come to campus next fall with a tremendous amount of high level volleyball experience and a focus that parallels our team’s tradition of academic excellence,” said Tendler. “She is an outside …Read the Rest…


Elon Men’s Basketball Rallies from 19 Down to Stun Morgan State in Cancun

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CANCUN, Mexico – Luke Eddy’s game-winner with 6.8 seconds left completed a 19-point Elon comeback in a 74-73 victory over the Morgan State Bears on Tuesday, Nov. 25, on day one of the Cancun Challenge at the Hard Rock Riviera Maya Hotel. Led by Eddy and Elijah Bryant, the Phoenix (2-2) erased a 19-point deficit …Read the Rest…

College Football News – Guilford’s Pawlowski and Stevenson Take Top ODAC Football Honors

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FOREST, Va. – Guilford College swept both Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Offensive and Defensive Football Player of the Year Awards and had a school-record 15 all-conference selections according to a vote of the league’s head football coaches released Tuesday by the ODAC office. Guilford junior quarterback Matt Pawlowski (Greensboro, N.C./Northwest Guilford) received the J. …Read the Rest…

lmani Watkins(High Point Andrews HS) picks up second straight America East Rookie of the Week Award

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*****Binghamton Bearcats’ Bomber Bringing it home Baby!!***** from the Binghamton Bearcats’ athletics web site: VESTAL, N.Y. – For the second week in a row, freshman guard Imani Watkins(High Point Andrews High School) has been named the America East Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Week. She earns the honor by virtue of her performance in the …Read the Rest…

HPU Men’s Hoops Opens Home Slate Tuesday vs. William Peace

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University men’s basketball team (3-1) returns home to the Millis Center for the first time this season to take on William Peace University (3-1) on Tuesday evening at 7 p.m. Tuesday’s home opener vs. William Peace will be broadcast live on the Big South Network. Live audio featuring …Read the Rest…

GC Men’s Basketball Pride Men Stumble Against Owls 75-68

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SWANANNOAH, NC – The Greensboro College Pride men’s basketball team returned to the hardwood on Monday night against the Owls of Warren Wilson. Greensboro College defeated the Owls just eight days earlier but fell tonight by a 75-68 score Greensboro College jumped out to any 20-5 lead with 11:30 to play in the first half …Read the Rest…

HPU Women’s Basketball Travels To Davidson On Tuesday At 7 p.m.

Posted by Press Release on November 24, 2014 at 8:19 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University women’s basketball team will look to make it two wins in a row as they travel to Davidson to take on the Wildcats at 7 p.m. on Tuesday night. Last time out: The Panthers fell behind the visiting William & Mary Tribe, but were able to make …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Bryant Garners CAA Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week Honors

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University men’s basketball freshman Elijah Bryant was named the Colonial Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Monday, Nov. 24. Bryant scored a career-high 16 points and grabbed six rebounds in Elon’s narrow 68-67 overtime loss at unbeaten Northwestern. The first-year player from Gwinnett, Ga., …Read the Rest…

Elon Men’s Soccer Honored as a Top Academic Team by NSCAA

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. – The Elon University men’s soccer team was honored for the eighth straight season as one of the top academic teams in the nation with the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award as announced by the association on Monday, Nov. 24. “First off, I want to thank our …Read the Rest…

Matt Pawlowski(Northwest Guilford HS/Guilford College) is a candidate for the DIII Heisman/Gagliardi Trophy

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Pawlowski one of 10 candidates for NCAA DIII Collge Football Player of the Year…Voting ends December 8 and CLICK HERE to see how to vote and to cast your vote for Matty P. from NWG….(Northwest Guilford High School/Guilford College) Matt Pawlowski Guilford junior quarterback; Greensboro, N.C. Led Division III in passing touchdowns (38) and was …Read the Rest…