Game Information
Opponent: vs Gardner-Webb
Date: Feb. 9, 2019
Site: Clinton, S.C. (Templeton Center)
Radio: WPCC (https://tunein.com/radio/Large-Time-Network-1410-s21875/)
Talent: Ryan Clary (PbP)
TV Broadcast: ESPN3 (http://www.espn.com/watch/_/id/3484187/gardnerwebb-vs-presbyterian)
Talent: Mike Gleason (PbP), Nate Ross (Analyst)
Live Stats: www.gobluehose.com (http://statb.us/b/238081)
Twitter: @BlueHoseSports

Gardner-Webb leads series 27-20
last 2 meetings:
2018: GWU 78, PC 63
2018: GWU 61, PC 53

Gardner-Webb
Record: 15-9, 5-4
Ranking: n/a
Last Game: Feb. 7, 2019, at Longwood; W (ot) 89-88, in Farmville, Va.
Head Coach: Tim Craft
Career Record: 103-87 (6th year)
GWU Record: 103-87 (6th year)
vs. PC: 9-0

Presbyterian College
Record: 14-11, 5-4
Ranking: n/a
Last Game: Feb. 7, 2019 vs UNC Asheville; W 67-44, in Clinton, S.C.
Head Coach: Dustin Kerns
Career Record: 25-32 (2nd year)
PC Record: 25-32 (2nd year)
vs. GWU: 0-2

NOTES
PC rounds out a two-game home stand with a Saturday afternoon tilt against Gardner-Webb ... The Runnin’ Bulldogs own a 27-20 mark over the Blue Hose ...

Gardner-Webb spoiled Senior Day for the Blue Hose, opening the game with a 23-8 run and holding on for the 78-63 win over the PC in the last game between the two school ... Reggie Dillard led PC with 16 points, followed by Ruben Arroyo and JC Younger with 13 points apiece ...

The Runnin’ Bulldogs are 15-9 overall and 5-4 in the league after an overtime 89-88 win at Longwood in their last game ... It was their second overtime game in a row and their fifth this season ... David Efianayi leads Gardner-Webb with 18.2 points per game ... D.J. Laster paces the team on the boards with 5.6 a game ...

PC shot over 60% in the second half and held UNC Asheville to just 35% to cruise to the 67-44 win in its last contest ... Francois Lewis led PC with 12 points and nine rebounds ... The team’s 23 assists in the game tied for fifth in PC DI record book ...

The Blue Hose are 9-2 at home ... The nine wins at home ties for the most in its DI history ... PC was 9-2 at home in 2008-09 ...

The Blue Hose are 5-9 on the road so far this season ... The five wins is fourth most in their DI history ... The Blue Hose won seven in 2011-12 (7-7), and six in 2010-11 (6-12) and 2016-17 (6-17) ...

The 14 wins so far by the Blue Hose are tied for the most in PC DI history ... The Blue Hose recorded 14 wins in 2011-12 (14-15) ... PC won 13, in 2010-11 (13-18), and 12 in 2008-09 (12-17) ...

Three Blue Hose are averaging in double-digits with Adam Flagler on top with 15.5 points per game ... He is followed by Francois Lewis with 14.4 and Davon Bell with 10.4 ... Cory Hightower, who is averaging 9.0 ppg, paces the team on the boards with 6.0 a game ...

With 11 points against UNC Asheville Adam Flagler became PC's Division I highest scoring freshman, surpassing Jake Troyli, who had 383 ... Troyli was a redshirt Fershman that in 2009-2010 ... True Freshman Reggie Dillard had 364 in 2013-14 ...

Adam Flagler picked up his third Big South Freshman-of-the-Week honors Jan. 28 ... Davon Bell also earned Player-of-the-Week, marking the first time in it’s DI history that PC has swept the league weekly honor ...

The one-point loss at Charleston Southern marked the first time since 2015-16, the Blue Hose have had a game decided by one-point ... In 2015-16, PC had four and held a 3-1 mark ...

Davon Bell shattered the PC DI record book with his career-high 15 assists against Winthrop …

Francois Lewis and Davon Bell each recorded a double-double against Winthrop, marking the sixth time in the PC DI history two players have had double-doubles in a single game, the last was in 2014-15 …

Davon Bell added his second straight double-double against Charleston Southern, with 11 points and 12 assists ...

PC had two 20-point scorers against Winthrop, marking the third game this season the Blue Hose have had multiple players with over 20 points ...

The Winthrop game marked the third time this season five different players have scored in double-figures, the last coming against Boyce and Radford … PC has had at least three players score in double-figures in 23 contests this year …

PC outscored High Point and Radford in the second half, marking the third and fourth games of the season it has won the second-half battle but lost the game, the other games being UCLA and Dayton …

PC pulled down 54 rebounds against Trinity Baptist, which ranked third in the PC DI record book ... This season the Blue Hose are 9-2 when out-rebounding their opponent, the two losses against Dayton and Radford ...

The 35 points for Francois Lewis against St. Francis ranked fourth in the PC record book, his 12 made field goals tying for second ... Davon Bell’s 11 assists ranked second as well ... JC Younger’s 30 points against VMI tied for ninth, his nine three-pointers also a record ...

For the first time in its Division I history, the Blue Hose faced two back to back top 25 teams with Marquette (11/17) ranking 24th, and UCLA (11/19) sitting at 17th ...

The game against Hampton was the seventh of nine this season against a new opponent ... If you count teams since Presbyterian joined the ranks of Division I than that number moves to 10, with the last meeting between the Blue Hose and CofC Cougars occurring when PC was in Division II ...

Several Blue Hose are showing up in the Big South statistics (as of Feb. 7) ... Adam Flagler is 11th in scoring (15.5), Francois Lewis is 14th (14.4) ... Cory Hightower is seventh in rebounding (6.0), while Davon Bell is first in assists with 6.2 ... Adam Flagler is second in three-pointers made (3.0) and first in percentage (.404) ... JC Younger is fourth in three-pointers made (2.4) ... The assist/turnover ratio belongs to Davon Bell, who is first with 3.4 ...

In the NCAA national statistics PC is 13th in 3-pt field goal attempts (664), eighth in assist/turnover ratio (1.52). ninth in 3-pt field goals per game (10.7), fifth in 3-ptrs made (257), and eighth in turnovers per game (10.1) ... Davon Bell is ninth in total assists (149), 19th in assists per game (6.2), and 12th in assist/turnover ratio (3.31) ...

The six steals by the Blue Hose against Marquette were a PC Division I record ...

Should these numbers hold this year’s team will break several PC Division I season records, including scoring (78.0), rebounding average (34.3), assists avg. (15.6), and scoring margin (+6.9) ... PC is currently second in fg pct. (.454) ...

Adam Flagler, with his 74 three-pointers made so far, is just nine from breaking the PC season record ... Davon Bell needs just 10 assists to break that season mark ...

The 27 assists and 18 three-pointers against VMI ranked for third in the PC record book ... The 103 points tied for seventh ... Adam Flagler’s 10 free throws tied for 11th in the PC DI record book, his 1.000 pct. tied for first ... The Blue Hose shot .667 from the perimeter, also a PC DI mark ...

Until it hit five against Jacksonville PC had hit at least 10 three-pointers seven games in a row, including 16 against Welch ... That snapped the previous record, a five-game streak that opened the 2007-08 season ... In its DI history the Blue Hose have just 57 games with double-digit three-pointers, which includes a 15-game mark in 2007-08, and a 10-game mark last season ... PC has 17 double-digit three-pointer games already this season ...

Should the 10.1 turnovers per game hold up for the year, it will break the PC Division I record for turnovers per game ... The record was 11.9 and was set last season, Coach Kerns’ first season ... It dropped 3.1 points from the 2016-17 season ... The 1.5 assist/turnover ratio would be season records as well ...

Davon Bell is averaging 6.2 assists per game, should he increase that to 6.5 he will eclipse the Division I record for assists average in a season ...

When PC turned the ball over just five times against Boyce it tied for the Blue Hose Division I record ...

With 11 assists against SFC Davon Bell moved into first in career assists at PC with 355 ... He now has 465 ... Bell is also just 28 steals from taking over the top career spot of 155 ...

PC announced Nov. 14 the signing of forward Owen McCormack (Advance, N.C.), guard CJ Melton (Hoover, Ala.), and forward RJ Wilson (Raleigh, N.C.) to join the Blue Hose in the fall of 2019 ... According to Coach Kerns McCormack has a very high basketball IQ and is extremely skilled and stretches the floor with his ability to shoot the ball from 3pt ... He is an excellent student and fits the way they like to play with his skill set, but also has some toughness and ability to rebound the ball ... Melton has very high ceiling and can play multiple positions on the offensive end and provides some great length on the defensive end with his long wingspan... He is a worker and has a great passion to play and develop ... Wilson is a skilled big who is versatile and gives us some additional help in the front court ... He has great size combined with the skill set of a guard with his ability to pass and handle the ball ...

PC has made at least one three-pointer in every game this season, marking the 364th 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 ...