Friday, November 30, 2018

SoCon Basketball - Friday, Nov. 30, 2018




No games are scheduled for today (Friday) and only one game was played last night.


Six games are scheduled for Saturday. Three non-conference games, with UNCG traveling to #10 Kentucky and SoCon action also tips off on Saturday with three conference games on the schedule. Mercer visits Citadel, WCU is at Furman and ETSU visits Wofford.



Thursday's game - 

Belmont  - 99   Samford - 93
The Samford men's basketball team took undefeated Belmont to overtime but eventually fell to the Bruins by a score of 99-93 Thursday night. The game marked Samford's first overtime game since Feb. 22, 2017, when the Bulldogs earned a 72-68 win over Chattanooga. Samford falls to 7-2 with the loss. Belmont remains undefeated at 6-0 with the victory.


Saturday's games - 


UNCG (7-1, 3-1 Away) at #10 Kentucky (6-1, 6-0 Home)   1:00 pm  ESPN2

Mercer (4-3, 0-0 SoCon) at Citadel (5-2, 0-0 SoCon)   1:00 pm  ESPN+

Tennessee Tech (1-6, 0-4 Away) at Chattanooga (3-5, 2-1 Home)   2:00 pm  ESPN+

VMI (5-3, 1-2 Away) at Longwood (5-3, 2-0 Home)  3:00 pm  ESPN+

Western Carolina (2-6, 0-0 SoCon) at Furman (7-0, 0-0 SoCon)   4:00 pm  ESPN+

ETSU (6-2, 0-0 SoCon) at Wofford 55-2, 0-0 SoCon)   7:00 pm  ESPN+




This season's out-of-conference record:  (as of 11-30-18)
American Athletic ................................................1-1
Atlantic Coast ..................................................... 0-5
Atlantic Sun ........................................................ 4-1
Big 12 ..................................................................0-2
Big East ...............................................................1-1
Big South ............................................................ 6-0
Big Ten .................................................................0-1
Colonial ............................................................... 2-2
Conference USA ................................................. 2-2
Horizon ............................................................... 1-1
Independent ........................................................ 0-0
Ivy ....................................................................... 0-0
Mid-American ...................................................... 0-0
Mid-Eastern Athletic ............................................ 4-0
Missouri Valley .................................................... 1-0
Mountain West .................................................... 0-0
Non-Division I .....................................................19-0
Ohio Valley .......................................................... 3-3
Pac-12 ................................................................. 0-0
Patriot .................................................................. 0-1
Southeastern ....................................................... 1-2
Southland ............................................................ 1-0
Southwestern Athletic ......................................... 1-0
Summit ................................................................ 2-0
Sun Belt ............................................................... 1-3
Western Athletic .................................................. 1-0


Conference RPI  - RealTime RPI   (as of 11-29-18)
#9  Southern Conference
#13 CAA
#17 Sun Belt
#22 Atlantic Sun
#23 Big South
#24 OVC


Basketball (M)ConferenceOverall
Furman0 - 07 - 0
UNCG0 - 07 - 1
Samford0 - 07 - 2
ETSU0 - 06 - 2
The Citadel0 - 05 - 2
Wofford0 - 05 - 2
VMI0 - 05 - 3
Mercer0 - 04 - 3
Chattanooga0 - 03 - 5
Western Carolina0 - 02 - 6



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