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NOTES

The Presbyterian College men’s basketball team rounds out its two-game home stand wiht a Feb. 1, game against Longwood ... Tip-off is slated for 7 p.m. ... The Blue Hose hold a 7-3 record in the overall series and have won the last two in a row with a 78-65 decision in the first meeting of the year ...

Francois Lewis scored a career-high 25 points, while Davon Bell and Reggie Dillard added 14 points apiece, to lead the team back from a halftime deficit and take the 78-65 win over Longwood in Big South action Jan. 3 ... The Lancers led the Blue Hose 31-28 at the break, before being outscored 50-34 in the second half ...

Longwood is 6-17 overall and 3-7 in the league and is coming off a 57-60 loss at Gardner-Webb in its last game ... The Lancers are 3-6 since the game against PC on Jan. 3 ... Isaiah Walton leads Longwood with 17.5 points per game, he is followed by Damarion Geter with his 7.2 rebounds per game ... Longwood is averaging 64.8 points and 32.3 rebounds per game ...

PC is 9-14 overall and 3-7 in the league ... The Blue Hose and Reggie Dillard broke scoring records but were unable to stop a hot shooting Liberty team, dropping a 66-81 decision in their last game ... Reggie Dillard tied the PC DI scoring record with a career-high 37 points, his eight three-pointers second, but the home team gave up a season-high 61.7% shooting to the Flames in the loss ...

The Blue Hose are led by Reggie Dillard with 16.5 points, with Armel TeTe tops in rebounds with 4.0 a game ... Davon Bell is second in scoring with 12.8 a game ... PC is averaging 69.0 points and 3`.7 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 69.0 a game ... Three players are averaging in double figures, all of them with more ppg than the leading scoring in 2016-17 ... PC is now one win away from double-digit victories ...

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 needs just 198 to move into the third spot with his 1,301 ... With four against Liberty he moved into the top spot for career assists with his 332 ... His five rebounds against Campbell put him fourth in career rebounds with 401 ... He’s just 11 steals from becoming the fourth player in PC’s Division I history from reaching the 100 steals mark ...

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 ...

Returning for the Blue Hose is sophomore Jo’Vontae Millner who led last year’s team with 10.8 points and 5.6 rebounds per game ... Millner ranked in the top 25 in the league in scoring, and was 12th in rebounding ... Reggie Dillard, who was third in the league in assists with 3.5 a game, returns for a fifth year ... In Big South play he averaged a team-leading 10.8 points per game ... Also returning is sophomore J.C. Younger, who, along with Millner, earned Big South Freshman-of-the Week honors during the season ...

PC connected on 13 three-pointers against Liberty, marking the 331st 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 ...