Tuesday, December 4, 2018

SoCon Basketball - Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018






Only one game was played Monday night, an out-of-conference contest that the Bucs won in a blow-out.

Two games are scheduled for Tuesday night, both are out of conference.

Furman recorded a first when the team entered this week's AP Top 25 poll at No. 25. It's the first time in school history the Paladins have been ranked by the AP.




Monday's game - 

Reinhardt - 60 
ETSU - 107
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. -- ETSU's Jeromy Rodriguez had 17 points and 13 rebounds for his fifth double-double of the season to lead the Bucs past NAIA Reinhardt 107-60 on Monday night. ETSU closed the first half on an 11-0 run for a 52-27 lead and started the second half by making 12 of its first 15 shots. Daivien Williamson also scored 17 points for ETSU  which had five players averaging at 10 points or more per game. The Buccaneers had a five-game winning streak snapped Saturday in the SoCon opener at Wofford College.



Tuesday's games - 

#25 Furman (8-0, 3-0 Away) at Elon (3-5, 2-2 Home) 7 pm on Phoenix All-Access

Wofford (6-2, 2-1 Away) at #2 Kansas (6-0, 3-0 Home) 8 pm on ESPN+




This season's SoCon out-of-conference record:  (as of 12-2-18)
American Athletic ................................................1-1
Atlantic Coast ..................................................... 0-5
Atlantic Sun ........................................................ 4-1
Big 12 ..................................................................0-2
Big East ...............................................................1-1
Big South ............................................................ 6-1
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 .....................................................20-0
Ohio Valley .......................................................... 4-3
Pac-12 ................................................................. 0-0
Patriot .................................................................. 0-1
Southeastern ....................................................... 1-3
Southland ............................................................ 1-0
Southwestern Athletic ......................................... 1-0
Summit ................................................................ 2-0
Sun Belt ............................................................... 1-3
Western Athletic .................................................. 1-0


Conference RPI  - RealTime RPI   (as of 12-3-18)
#8  Southern Conference
#19 CAA
#18 Sun Belt
#22 Atlantic Sun
#26 OVC
#27 Big South



Conference Standings

Basketball (M)ConferenceOverall
Furman1 - 08 - 0
The Citadel1 - 06 - 2
Wofford1 - 06 - 2
Samford0 - 07 - 2
UNCG0 - 07 - 2
VMI0 - 05 - 4
Chattanooga0 - 04 - 5
ETSU0 - 17 - 3
Mercer0 - 14 - 4
Western Carolina0 - 12 - 7



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