MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) — Francois Lewis and freshman Adam Flagler scored 19 points apiece as Presbyterian beat Robert Morris 77-70 in the second round of the CIT on Sunday.
Younger lifts Presbyterian past UNC-Asheville 106-59
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — JC Younger scored 24 points as Presbyterian routed UNC-Asheville 106-59 in the Big South Conference Tourney first round on Tuesday night. Romeo Crouch added 22 points for the...
Laster leads Gardner-Webb past Presbyterian 78-70
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — DJ Laster had 23 points as Gardner-Webb won its 13th consecutive home game, defeating Presbyterian 78-70 on Wednesday night.
Bell scores 20 to lead Presbyterian over Campbell 76-71
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Davon Bell had 20 points as Presbyterian won its ninth consecutive home game, edging past Campbell 76-71 on Saturday.
Bell hit 13 of 14 from the free-throw line. He added nine assists.
JC Younger had 17 points for Presbyterian (16-12, 8-5 Big South Conference). Adam Flagler added 14 points and seven assists. Cory Hightower had 10 points and eight rebounds for the hosts.
Presbyterian hits 13 from long range, beats Winthrop 99-91
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Adam Flagler made six 3-pointers and scored 28 points to lead Presbyterian to a 99-91 victory over Winthrop on Saturday.
The game was tied at 76 with seven minutes to play. Francois Lewis' 3-pointer capped a 16-6 surge and the Blue Hose led 92-82 with 1:08 left. Winthrop pulled within six points twice in the final minute.
Younger hits 6 3-pointers, Presbyterian beats USC Upstate
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — JC Younger scored 19 points with six 3-pointers, Davon Bell had 16 points, six rebounds and seven assists and Presbyterian beat South Carolina Upstate 68-59 on Monday for its third win in a row.
Adam Flagler, the Big South freshman of the week after averaging 21 points and 6.5 rebounds, added 13 points for Presbyterian (12-9, 4-2 Big South). The Blue Hose have their most wins since the 2011-12 team had 14 victories.
Polite has season-high 22 in Radford’s 79-77 win
RADFORD, Va. (AP) — Ed Polite Jr. scored a season-high 22 points and Radford edged Presbyterian 79-77 on Saturday to remain unbeaten in the Big South.
Polite shot 8 of 16 from the field, 4 of 6 from the arc and had nine rebounds and three steals for the Highlanders (11-6, 4-0), who won their fourth straight and are now 7-0 at home.
Carlik Jones made two free throws for a 71-69 lead with three minutes left. A Caleb Tanner 3-pointer started a 7-2 run for a six-point lead with 20 seconds left.
Younger drops 9 treys, Presbyterian wallops VMI 103-70
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — JC Younger reached a career high with 30 points, including a school-record nine 3-pointers, Adam Flagler scored 25 points and Presbyterian walloped VMI 103-70 Wednesday night behind 62-percent shooting and a season-high 18 3-pointers.
Presbyterian scores 100-plus for 2nd straight game
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Adam Flagler scored 14 points and fellow freshman Kody Shubert added 12 points, helping Presbyterian beat Boyce 102-49 on Thursday.
Presbyterian has topped 100 points in back-to-back games — against members of the National Christian College Athletic Association. The Blue Hose scored 109 points in a 52-point victory on Monday against Welch.
Lewis scores 18, Presbyterian hits 16 3s in win over Welch
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Francois Lewis made 7 of 9 from the field and led five Presbyterian players in double figures with 18 points to help the Blue Hose beat Welch 109-57 on Monday night.
Cory Hightower and Romeo Crouch scored 16 points apiece, JC Younger added 15 and Jamie Baker had 12 points for Presbyterian (2-1).
Campbell controls Presbyterian for 72-56 win behind Clemons
BUIES CREEK, N.C. (AP) — Chris Clemons scored 23 points and distributed nine assists and Damontez Oliver scored 13 and Campbell defeated Presbyterian 72-56 on Saturday to finish in fourth place in the Big South standings.
Efianayi has 31 as Gardner-Webb thumps Presbyterian 78-63
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — David Efianayi drained four from long range to tie his career best with 31 points as Gardner-Webb rolled over Presbyterian 78-63 on Thursday night to halt a four-game losing skid.
Efianayi had 15 points in the first half to lead Gardner-Webb to a 42-24 advantage at the break. The Blue Hose never threatened in the second period.
Dillard scores 21, Presbyterian downs High Point 69-62
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Reggie Dillard scored 21 points with three 3-pointers, JC Younger added 17 points with four 3s, and Presbyterian beat High Point 69-62 on Thursday night to end a three-game skid.
Romeo Crouch scored 12 points with nine rebounds and Davon Bell added 11 points with nine assists for the Blue Hose (11-17, 4-11 Big South Conference), who outscored the Panthers 28-20 in the paint and shot 11 of 21 from 3-point range (52.4 percent).
Charleston Southern uses 7-0 surge, beats Presbyterian 64-54
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Christian Keeling scored 20 points and Charleston Southern closed on a 7-0 surge to beat Presbyterian 64-54 on Saturday.
Charleston (11-14, 6-8 Big South Conference) has won four of its last five games while Presbyterian (10-17, 3-11) has lost four of its last five.
Keeling made three 3-pointers and was 6 of 16 from the floor. Javis Howard didn't miss a shot for the Buccaneers, making two field goals and six free throws for 10 points.
Bell guides Presbyterian to 67-62 win over Longwood
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Davon Bell scored 18 points, handed out six assists and hit a pair of free throws with three seconds left to help Presbyterian hold off Longwood 67-62 on Thursday night.
Laster scores 24, Gardner-Webb holds off Presbyterian 61-53
BOILING SPRINGS, N.C. (AP) — DJ Laster scored 24 points, making 10 of 14 shots, as Gardner-Webb edged past Presbyterian 61-53 Thursday night to remain perfect on its home floor.
David Efianayi added 16 points for Gardner-Webb (10-10, 5-2 Big South Conference), which has won eight in a row at home this season.
UNC Asheville tops Presbyterian 76-56 behind Thomas
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Ahmad Thomas scored 21 points, Macio Teaque added 16, and UNC Asheville used a hot first half to beat Presbyterian 76-56 on Friday night.
Raekwon Miller scored 13 points with four assists for the Bulldogs (10-8, 3-2 Big South Conference), who shot 63.3 percent from the floor in the first half and finished shooting 55.4 percent.
Presbyterian rallies to beat Longwood 78-65
FARMVILLE, Va. (AP) — Francois Lewis scored 25 points with three 3-pointers and JC Younger's 3-pointer sparked a second-half run Presbyterian used to beat Longwood 78-65 on Wednesday night.
Reggie Dillard and Davon Bell scored 14 apiece for the Blue Hose (8-7, 1-1 Big South Conference), who made nine 3-pointers and shot 44.6 percent from the floor.
Dillard, Lewis combine for 49, Presbyterian tops SC State
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Reggie Dillard and Francois Lewis combined for 49 points to lead Presbyterian to its fourth straight victory, an 88-77 win over South Carolina State on Tuesday night.
Dillard and Lewis both had career highs with Dillard scoring 26 points and Lewis adding 23 while grabbing seven rebounds. JC Younger had 12 points and Davon Bell added 10 with four assists and two steals.
Younger jumper lifts Presbyterian past UNC Greensboro, 74-72
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — JC Younger hit a jumper with a second left in the game to cap a furious comeback and lift Presbyterian to a 74-72 win over UNC Greensboro Tuesday night.
Kyrin Galloway hit a 3-pointer with 1:19 left to give UNC Greensboro a five-point lead, 72-67. The Blue Hose responded with a layup by Davon Bell and Ethan Kay's trey with :41 left tied the game at 72-72.
Late run lifts Presbyterian over Johnson (Tenn) 107-87
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Reggie Dillard scored 25 points on 10-of-14 shooting, Francois Lewis had 19 with nine rebounds, and Davion Bell sparked a late run Presbyterian used to pull away from Division III Johnson University (Tenn.) 107-87 on Saturday night.
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 for the Blue Hose (4-6).
Dillard sends Presbyterian College past Furman 73-71
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — Freshman Jo'Vontae Millner scored 17 points, Reggie Dillard added 10 points including the game winner, and Presbyterian College beat Furman 73-71 Friday night in the opener for both teams.
Devin Sibley missed a 3-pointer as time expired for the Paladins. Sibley led all scorers with 26 points shooting 9-for-17 from the floor.