Game Information
Opponent: Wofford
Date: November 28, 2015
Site: Clinton, S.C. (Templeton Center)
Video: BigSouthSports.com
Radio: NONE
Announcers: Eric Thacker (PbP)/Kenn Blankenship (Color)
Live Stats: www.GoBlueHose.com
Twitter: @BlueHoseSports
Series: Wofford leads 100-67
Last four meetings:
2014: WC 66, PC 45
1995: WC 66, PC 49
1994: WC 76, PC 73
1994: WC 81, PC 79 (ot)

Wofford
Record: 1-3
Ranking: n/a
Last Game: Nov. 24, 2015 at Columbia
L 59-70 in New York, N.Y.
Head Coach: Mike Young
Career Record: 218-195 (14th year)
Wofford Record: 218-195 (14th year)
vs. PC: 1-0

Presbyterian College
Record: 3-2
Ranking: n/a
Last Game: Nov. 24, 2015 at VMI
L 61-76 in Lexington, Va.
Head Coach: Gregg Nibert
Career Record: 403-381 (27th year)
PC Record: 403-381 (27th year)
vs. The Wofford: 5-9

Notes

The Blue Hose host Wofford in a 7 p.m., contest Saturday, Nov. 28 ... In 167 meetings dating back to 1915, the Terriers hold a 100-67 mark ... In one of the oldest rivalries, the two teams met for the first time since 1995 last season with the Terriers coming away with the 66-45 win in Spartanburg ... It marked the first meeting since both teams were members of NCAA Division II and were regular opponents ...

Wofford, defending Southern Conference regular season and tournament champion, is 1-3 on the year and is coming off a 59-70 loss at Columbia as part of the CBE Hall of Fame Classic ... Leading the Terriers offensively are Justin Gordon and Spencer Collins, both of whom are averaging 13.8 points per game ... CJ Neumann is tops on the boards with 6.0 rebounds per game ... Wofford averages 66.0 points and 28.8 rebounds per game ...

PC returns home after a 76-61 loss at VMI Nov. 24 ... The Blue Hose shot 55.6% in the first half and looked to be in control, leading by eight, 38-30 at half ... VMI came out on fire in the second, outscoring the visitors 46-23 to take the come-from-behind 76-61 win ... DeSean Murray posted a career-high 26 points in the loss ... With a team-leading 12 rebounds he recorded his fifth career double-double ...

Leading a 3-2 Blue Hose team is DeSean Murray with 18.6 ppg, followed by Ed Drew with 13.4 ... Tops on the boards is Murray with 6.2 a game, with Ed Drew close behind with 5.4 ... PC is averaging 79.8 points and 39.0 rebounds a game and are holding opponents to .409 from the field ...
Should it hold the rest of the season, the 79.8 scoring average would be the highest in PC’s Division I history, over 14 points higher than teh 65.4 record in 2013-14 ...

PC returns three of five starters from last season's team, not including Reggie Dillard, who sat out due to an injury ... Dillard was a starter in 29 of 30 games in 2013-14 ... Lost are Jordan Downing and Will Truss, who combined to score over 800 points last season (25.47 a game) ... Returning is DeSean Murray, who was second on the team on offense with 15.7 ppg ...

This season’s non-conference schedule includes four teams from the Southern Conference (Furman, The Citadel, VMI, and Wofford, and one team from the Atlantic Sun (USC Upstate), ACC (Clemson), A-10 (Richmond), and the Big East (Marquette) ...

With the 53 points scored against Furman in the season opener, the Blue Hose moved to 1-35 the last four seasons when scoring under 59 points ... The only win a 57-54 decision against Gardner-Webb Feb. 6, 2013 ...

Blue Hose games aren’t typically one-point decisions ... In almost 250 games since the team has played since moving to Division I in 2007, there have been just eight one-point games ... The Blue Hose hold a 5-3 mark after the USC Upstate 74-73 win Nov. 16, 2015 ...

The Blue Hose went 3-14 on the road last year, the last win a 69-65 decision at UNC Asheville Feb. 12, 2015 ... The Liberty win Jan. 3, 2015 actually marked the first road win since Dec. 3, 2013, when PC took down Southern Conference foe UNCG, 87-66 ... The Blue Hose are 5-53 since the 2012-13 season and 24-127 since becoming a Division I member in 2007 ... The three road wins last season were the most since the team went 7-7 during the 2011-12 season ... PC has played to road games so far this season and are 0-2 ...

On tap for PC is its Big South opener with Gardner-Webb slated for Dec. 2 ... That game is set for 7 p.m. ... GWU leads the overall series 21-20 and have won the last four, including an 81-64 decision Dec. 31, 2014, in Boiling Spings, N.C. ...

PC earned a 95-79 win over The Citadel Nov. 21 ... The team shot 59.6% from the field and was led by Ed Drew, who posted is second career-scoring game in a row with 26 ... The Blue Hose held the Bulldogs to 20 points below their season average ...

PC earned its second straight home win with a 116-75 win against Toccoa Falls Nov. 18 ... The Blue Hose scored a PC Division I record 116 points, with Ed Drew accounting for 22 of them, a career-high ... He also led the team with 12 rebounds ... DeSean Murray added 18 points for his third straight double-figure game of the season ...

In a thrilling game against USC Upstate Nov. 16, the Blue Hose earned a 74-73 win at Templeton Center ... DeSean Murray scored 24 points, including three in the last two minutes to help erase a four-point deficit and lead PC through a late-game rally ... Reggie Dillard added two free throws with 1.5 left to go ahead and seal the win ...

The Blue Hose opened the season with a 63-53 loss at Furman Nov. 13 ... Despite a better shooting percentage, 41.5%-34.6%, the Blue Hose could not overcome 28 fouls resulting in 24 free throws ... PC also lost the rebound margin, 50-29, with Furman pulling down 22 offensive boards, resulting in a 22-10 difference in second-chance points ... DeSean Murray led the team in points with 18, with Junior transfer John Majors, II, pacing boards with seven ...

PC hosted Mars Hill in exhibition action Nov. 9, with the home team winning 90-84, in overtime ... John Majors, II scored 21, which included 11 free throws in the game ... Ruben Arroyo scored 17, while Reggie Dillard added 12 and Ed Drew 11, as the Blue Hose survived several furious Mars Hill rallies, including the last 10 minutes of regulations that saw the Lions erase a 10-point deficit and tie the game as time expired with a three-pointer ... MHU fought back to within one several times in overtime but could not overcome solid free throw Blue Hose shooting ...