Basketball (M)

Men's Basketball has season end with loss to Presbyterian

SALISBURY, NC -- Presbyterian College led wire-to-wire and knocked off third-seeded Catawba 83-74 in the first round of the Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Menís Basketball Tournament on Tuesday night at Goodman Gym. The Blue Hose will advance to face Wingate in a Friday nightís semifinal at Catawba Valley Community College. Presbyterian improves to 12-15 on the year, while the Indians end their season at 19-8.Presbyterian jumped out to an 11-3 edge after five minutes and led by as many as 13 in the opening half. The Blue Hose scorched the nets in the opening half, hitting on 14-of-22 shots (63.6%), including 5-of-7 from three-point range. Catawba shot just 13-of-35 (37.3%) in the opening half. The Indians cut the Blue Hose lead to one on several occasions in the second half, but could never get the game tied. An early second half run led by the five Catawba seniors cut the margin to 48-47 after a jumper by B.J. Robertson (High Point, NC) with 12:54 left. JarMark Parker (Greensboro, NC) twice cut the lead to a point, once a jumper at the 9:06 mark and again by hitting one of two free throws with 6:07 remaining at 60-59. Each time the Tribe got close Presbyterian would hit a key shot. Andrew Dellinger (Mauertown, VA) and Jeff Whittle (Strausburg, VA) each hit three-pointers with the lead down to a single possession and after Parkerís free throw, Rod Isom (Anderson, SC) converted a three-point play to put the Blue Hose back up 63-59 at the 5:49 mark. After a pair of Catawba free throws, Isom scored four straight and Preston Davis (Charlotte, NC) added a jumper to push the Presbyterian advantage to 69-61 with 3:58 left. Kevin Petty (Sanford, NC) answered with a three-pointer for Catawba, but that was a close as the Indians would get. The Blue Hose scored six straight to push the lead to 11 with just 1:21 remaining. Chuck Rayford (Greenville, SC) scored 33 points to lead the Blue Hose, who shot 62.5% for the game and canned 9-of-14 three pointers. Whittle followed with 15, while Dellinger added 14. Terrence Hamilton (Dillon, SC) led Catawba with 18 points and 12 rebounds, while Petty had 16 and Robertson 10. #######

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«October 2016»
October 1

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone XC Classic W-1st; M-2nd

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 3-2

Soccer (W) vs. BREVARD 2-0

Football @ Newberry 14-35

Soccer (M) vs. BREVARD 1-0

October 3

Golf (M) @ MB Intercollegiate (Ocean Ridge GC) 8th of 16

October 4

Golf (M) @ MB Intercollegiate (Ocean Ridge GC) 8th of 16

October 5

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-3

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 1-8

Soccer (M) @ Queens 2-1

Soccer (W) @ Queens 0-1

October 7

Swimming MEN vs. LIMESTONE 127-131

Swimming WOMEN vs. LIMESTONE 74-145

Cross Country @ Queens Invitational W-16th; M-21st

Volleyball vs. ANDERSON 3-1

October 8

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 0-6

Football vs. LIMESTONE 0-6

Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 1-0

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 3-2

October 10

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. (CC of SALISBURY) 12th of 15

Golf (M) @ State Farm Inv. (Woodlake CC) 11th of 15

October 11

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV. (CC of SALISBURY) 12th of 15

Golf (M) @ State Farm Inv. (Woodlake CC) 11th of 15

October 12

Soccer (W) vs. SAINT LEO 1-4

Soccer (M) @ Lees-McRae 3-2

October 13

Tennis (W) @ Lees-McRae 9-0

Tennis (M) @ Lees-McRae 7-2

October 14

Volleyball vs. BREVARD (Dig Pink Match) 3-1

October 15

Football @ Mars Hill 33-22

Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 1-1

Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 0-1

October 16

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

October 17

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

October 18

Golf (W) @ LeeAnn Noble Memorial (Achasta GC) 11th of 13

Volleyball @ Queens 1-3

October 19

Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 0-2

October 22

Cross Country @ SAC Championships (Newberry) W-4th, M-7th

Swimming @ East Carolina w/Campbell 1 p.m.

Football @ UNC Pembroke 31-41

Volleyball @ Wingate 1-3

October 23

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 0-2

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 3-0

October 25

Volleyball @ Coker 6 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Limestone 7 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 7:30 p.m.

October 28

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 5:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 7 p.m.

October 29

Football vs. BREVARD (HC) 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.


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