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Blue Hose fall at home to Bulldogs

The Blue Hose rallied in the second half but could not overcome a double-digit halftime deficit as UNC Asheville defeated the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team, 76-56, in Big South action Friday evening in Clinton, S.C.  Behind five three-pointers in the second half, PC cut the deficit to the teens on several occasions in the second half but ran out of time.  Leading the charge was J.C. Younger with 13 points.

Basketball Scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 11

Local basketball scores for Thursday, Jan. 11:

LDHS wrestling takes down Greenwood, Aiken

The Laurens District High School wrestling team swept Greenwood and Aiken in a match on Wednesday, Jan. 10.

Tigers open 2018 with sweep of Yellow Jackets

The Laurens Middle School Tigers swept the Sanders Middle School Yellow Jackets on Tuesday night to open 2018.

Basketball Scoreboard: Tuesday, Jan. 9

Local basketball scores from Tuesday, Jan. 9:

Blue Hose drop heartbreaker to Campbell

Campbell outscored the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team, 21-10 over the final six minutes to erase a seven-point Blue Hose lead and come away with the 83-79 win in Big South action Tuesday evening in Clinton, S.C. Davon Bell led the team with 26 points, with Reggie Dillard just one off with 25.

LDHS wrestling has successful run during Christmas break

The Laurens High School wrestling team had a busy Christmas break.

LDHS wrestling has successful run during Christmas break

The Laurens High School wrestling team had a busy Christmas break.

PC falters on the road at Liberty

LYNCHBURG, VA. – Liberty almost doubled its first half total with 39 in the second to pull away late from the Presbyterian College men’s basketball team and take the 60-48 win in Big South action Saturday afternoon in Lynchburg, Va.  Reggie Dillard led the Blue Hose offense with 18 points, while Armel TeTe paced the squad in rebounds with six.

Red Devils survive in region opener

Clinton’s Zay Hurley hit a free throw with 12.1 seconds left on the clock. Chapman’s Paul Mitchell didn’t with 0.5 left. That’s the short answer to how the Red Devils opened Region 3-3A play with a 76-75 victory over the Panthers on Friday night.