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NOTES
The Presbyterian College men’s basketball team opens the Big South Tournament as the #9 seed and will travel to Charleston Southern Feb. 27, for a 7 p.m., contest ... The Bucs own a 20-7 mark over the Blue Hose, with the two teams splitting the regular season series … PC took down CSU, 57-49, in Charleston earlier this season, with the Bucs returning the favor with a 64-54 win at the Templeton Center …

PC is 1-5 overall in tournament play ... In 2015-16 PC picked up its first Division I postseason win, advancing to the quarterfinals with a 65-64 win over #7 Radford ... It will be the first time PC and CSU have met in tournament play ... The Blue Hose fell to #7 Campbell, 62-81, in their last postseason game (2016-17) ...

Charleston Southern used a couple of late runs in the second half to secure the 64-54 win over PC in Clinton, in the last meeting between the two schools ... JC Younger led the Blue Hose effort with 22 points and a career-high tying six three-pointers ...

Charleston Southern is 14-15 overall and 9-9 in the Big South to earn the #8 seed in the tournament ... CSU edged Winthrop, 78-75, its last time on the hardwood ... Christian Keeling leads the Bucs in scoring with 17.7, and rebounds with 5.2 ...

PC is 11-20 overall and 4-14 in the league after dropping a 56-72 decision at Campbell in its last game, earning the #9 seed in the tournament ... Campbell shot over 50% from the field and held the Blue Hose to 35.8% in a 72-56 win ... JC Younger led the Blue Hose with 16 points ...

The Blue Hose are led by Reggie Dillard with 15.7 points, with Armel TeTe pacing the team in rebounds with 4.3 a game ... Davon Bell is second in scoring with 12.5 a game ... PC is averaging 66.9 points and 31.5 rebounds per game ...

An improved team this season is seen not only with the nine wins but in the offensive numbers as well ... Last year’s team averaged 61.2 points per game, while this year’s squad is scoring 66.9 a game ...

Four players are averaging in double figures, all but one of them with more ppg than the leading scoring in 2016-17 ...

PC has now won 11 games, which is over double from last year and ties its highest win total since earning 14 victories in 2011-12 ...

With the win over High Point Feb. 15, the Blue Hose won their 100th game as a Division I member ...

Earlier this season PC sustained a five-game winning streak, marking the first time since 2011 the Blue Hose had won five in a row ...

The 8-7 start by the Blue Hose was the best 15-game start since the 2011 season when PC also started 8-7 ...

The game against Tennessee to open the season, as well as the match-up against N.C. State was part of the Battle 4 Atlantic Regional Bracket Play ... The contests against Nichols State and Chicago State were part of the Battle 4 Atlantis Mainland Tournament ...

With 17 points against Nicholls State Reggie Dillard became the fourth player in PC’s Division I history to reach the 1,000 career-point mark ... He has 1,409 ... With four against Liberty he moved into the top spot for career assists and now has 343 ... His five rebounds against Campbell put him fourth in career rebounds ... He now has 425... He’s just four steals from becoming the fourth player in PC’s Division I history from reaching the 100 steals mark ...

Davon Bell is third in career assists at PC with 307 ... With eight against Campbell he reached 163 for the season, breaking the PC DI record for assists in a season ...

A lot of new faces on the men’s basketball team for the 2017-18 season, especially on the coaching side with the hiring of former Wofford Associate Head Coach Dustin Kerns as the team’s 18th coach this past spring ... At Wofford Coach Kerns was part of two Souther Conference championships and two NCAA Tournament appearances ...

This past spring Coach Kerns replaced Gregg Nibert, who resigned after the 2017-18 season after leading the Blue Hose for 28 years ...

A whole new staff joined Coach Kerns with the addition of Tommy Brown, Frank Young, and Patrick Moynihan ... Coach Brown led Lee University for 11 years, making eight consecutive NAIA Tournament appearances ... Frank Young was a standout player at West Virginia and still ranks among the all-time leaders in three-pointers made, attempted, and percentage ... Coach Moynihan comes from a Troy team that went 22-15 last season, winning the Sun Belt Championship and advancing to the NCAA Tournament ...


PC connected on seven three-pointers against Liberty, marking the 338th game in a row the Blue Hose have hit at least one three-pointer in a game ... PC has hit one three-pointer in several games, the last against Clemson in 2015, but has not been held without one in its entire Division I history ...