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The Presbyterian College men’s basketball team heads down I-26 Saturday to take on Charleston Southern in the second meeting of the season ... The Buccaneers hold an 18-6 record of PC and won the the last match-up 73-52 ... Charleston Southern hit nine three-pointers, including seven in the first half, while holding PC to 27.3% during that time, to hand the Blue Hose the loss

Charleston Southern is 7-15 overall and 3-8 in the league ... The Bucs, which dropped a 73-91 decision to Asheville in the last game, are led by Christian Keeling with his 16.4 points and 6.4 rebounds per game ... The Bucs are averaging 74.3 ppg and 35.6 ppg ...

The Blue Hose, 5-17 overall and 1-10 in the league, are led by freshman Jo’Vontae Millner with 10.8 points and 5.7 rebounds per game ... The Blue Hose are averaging 62.6 points and 32.7 rebounds per game ...

In 11 conference games Drew is averaging 10.9 points and 6.7 rebounds per game ... His ppg is second on the team while his rpg is first ... He is shooting 44.3% and averaging 30.3 minutes ... The senior has scored in double-figures in seven conference games and posted his first double-double of the season, leading the team against Winthrop with 15 points and 10 rebounds ...

Reggie Dillard has scored in double figures the last four games in a row and has led the team in three of those ... During that time he is shooting .600 from the field and .500 from the perimeter ... He is also 15-20 from the free throw line and has 17 assists ...

Reggie Dillard is beginning to get back into form after ACL surgery two years ago sidelined him for a season … In 22 games he is above his scoring average from last season (10.0-8.5) and has scored in double figures in 12 games so far … He is also second on the team in scoring and leads in assists ...

Liberty used a 22-2 run in the first half to erase an early deficit and take the eventual 71-51 win over the Blue Hose in the last game ... Leading the PC effort were Reggie Dillard and Ed Drew, both of whom scored 12 points apiece ...

The 71 points for PC against Longwood was the most for the Blue Hose since the 76 points scored against LWU in the first meeting of the season ... The 45.3% shooting was also the highest since that meeting... The five three-pointers by Longwood was the least for an opponent this season since Campbell recorded five Dec. 31 ... The 10 steals for PC marked the fourth time this season the Blue Hose have posted double-digit steals ... PC was 21-of-33 from the charity stripe against Longwood, the 33 attempts tied for ninth in the PC record book ... Ed Dre’s 13 FT attempts is tied for ninth ...

The 68 field goals attempted against Radford tied for eighth in the PC Division I record books, the five team blocks tied for 15th ...

The 11 steals against Longwood (1/4) tied for ninth in PC’s Division I history ... PC went 31-of-66 from the field, to tie for 18th and 13th, respectively, in the record book ... The Blue Hose led the scoring in the paint for the eighth time this season, handling Longwood, 40-28 ... PC’s 10 turnovers were tied for the fewest since recording nine in the season-opener against Furman ...

The 42-point margin of victory against Coastal Georgia was PC’s highest since the Blue Hose beat Johnson & Wales by 44 points (107-63) earlier this season ... That was the highest since 2014 when the Blue Hose defeated Bob Jones, 88-39, a 49-point margin of victory ... The Blue Hose racked up 60 bench points in the win, just three shy of the Division I era school record 63 set against Johnson & Wales ... The 24 assists ranked third in PC’s Division I record book and was a season high ... The 35 field goals made was a season high and was eighth in the record book ...

PC held Coastal Georgia to 25.0% shooting from the field, the second lowest percentage in PC’s DI history. The Blue Hose held Toccoa Falls to 22.6% back in the 2012 season in a 97-38 win ...

The 30 makes from the charity stripe against Johnson & Wales are a Division I era school record for free throws made ... The previous record was 28 free throws made against Longwood in 2014 ... The Blue Hose racked up 63 bench points in the win, a PC Division I era record ... The 107 points is the second most points scored by any Big South team so far this season ...

The win over Furman marked the first time since 2011 that PC has won its season-opener, and just the second time since moving to Division I ... Keep in mind, PC has played just two opening games at home - Furman this season and Montreat in 2011, both wins - The remaining road games have included Furman (2015) Duke twice (2014/2008), Georgia Tech (2013), Clemson twice (2012/2009), Vanderbilt (2010), and Nebraska (2007) …

J.C. Younger earned Big South Freshman-of-the-Week honors early this season, based off his 15-point performance against Furman … Jo’Vontae Millner picked up his first, in part, after his career-high 26 points against The Citadel Nov. 28 ...

Despite losing 47.9% of their total scoring from last season, the Blue Hose have scored 73, 77, 107, 90, and 71 points in the five wins, the 77 being more than the team scored in 25 games last season … In 22 games the Blue Hose have scored over 70 points seven times ... In 31 games in 2015, PC accomplished that just nine times …