The Laurens Raiders withstood a horrendous first half to take a 48-47 win over the J.L. Mann Patriots in Greenville on Thursday night.
In a battle of the top two teams in Region I-AAAA, the Hillcrest Rams took control of the top spot with a 62-56 win over the Laurens Raiders on Friday night at Laurens High School.
The Laurens Raiders wrestling team split matches with Woodmont and Hillcrest at Laurens High School on Wednesday.
The Blue Hose rallied from 10 points down to cut it to two with a minute and a half remaining, but the Eagles made clutch free throws down the stretch to hold on to the 71-67 win over the Presbyterian College basketball team in the Big South opener for both teams tonight at Templeton Center in Clinton, S.C.
When Presbyterian College head coach Gregg Nibert takes the court Wednesday, Jan. 8, to open Big South play against Winthrop at 7 p.m., he will do so as the sixth longest-tenured coach in NCAA Division I. In his 25th year at the helm of the Blue Hose, Nibert has been head coach at one institution longer than 345 other coaches.
The Laurens Raiders withstood a late push by the Easley Green Wave to take a 57-55 win on Tuesday night at Laurens High School.
The Thundering Herd shot over 50% in the second half, breaking open a one-point halftime lead, to take the 77-49 win over the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team this afternoon in Huntington, W. Va.