Sunday, November 4, 2012

Scanning the SoCon - Week One

Each week, twelve bloggers/message boarders (one representing each team) all will vote on a Game of the Week and Power Rankings

At least four will answer a series of questions on their team and around the SoCon. 

In this first week, we will have everyone answer the questions and do a full preview of the SoCon, including Player of the Year, conference predictions, and a preseason All SoCon team


THE CONTRIBUTORS 
Appalachian State - Yosef's Cabin - T-Dog
Chattanooga - Mocs Mania - JohnMoc
College of Charleston- King Kresse - CougarSurf11
Davidson- Davidson Cats Message Board - David Sink
Elon- Elon Pendulum Student Newspaper- Zachary Horner
Furman- The UFFP Message Board- Hawg
Georgia Southern- GSU Fans Message Board - half-n-half
Samford- Samford Bulldogs Message Board - AP
The Citadel- The Sports Arsenal - Sandlapper Spike
UNC-Greensboro- UNCG Basketball Fan - DashSpartan
Western Carolina- Purple & Gold - Jerry Love
Wofford- Terrier Fans Message Board - Cody Cooper

THE PREDICTED STANDINGS (first place votes in parentheses)
North 
1) UNCG 65 (7)
2) Elon 60 (4)
3) Western Carolina 55 (1)
4) Appalachian State 27
5) Chattanooga 24
6) Samford 21

South 
1) Davidson 72 (12)
2) College of Charleston 58
3) Georgia Southern 45
4) Wofford 39
5) Furman 25
6) The Citadel 13

ALL SOCON PRESEASON VOTING (number of votes in parentheses)
 De'Mon Brooks, Davidson 12
Jake Cohen, Davidson 11
Eric Ferguson, Georgia Southern 10
Trevis Simpson, UNCG 10
Andrew Lawrence, College of Charleston 6

Others Receiving Votes: Mike Groselle (The Citadel) 5, Trey Sumler (Western Carolina) 3, Jake Isenbarger (Elon) 1, Trent Wiedeman (College of Charleston) 1, Karl Cochran (Wofford) 1.

PLAYER OF THE YEAR VOTING 
De'Mon Brooks, Davidson

THE QUESTIONS 

 1) Who is your preseason player of the year? Why?

Click here to read the entire Scanning the SoCon questions and answers 

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