Furman Runners Compete At USATF Club Cross Country Championships; Buchalski To Represent Team USAFurman senior Allie Buchalski finished fourth with a time of 19:37 in the women’s open 6K at the 2016 USATF Club Cross Country Championships Saturday in Tallahassee, Fla. By placing among the top six finishers at the race, Buchalski, who bested the reigning NCAA Champion on Saturday, will represent Team USA as a member of the senior national cross country team at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country International Challenge, to be held January 7 in Edinburgh, Scotland. The race will feature teams from Britain, Europe and the USA.
Furman Travels To Gardner-Webb On Saturday For Men’s Hoops BattleThe Furman men’s basketball team will attempt to claim its third consecutive victory and fourth in its last five outings when the Paladins travel to Boiling Springs, N.C., on Saturday to take on the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs in a 3 p.m. contest at Paul Porter Arena.
VCU Cruises Past Furman, 75-61Galaisha Goodhope scored 13 points to lead a balanced VCU attack, and the Rams dominated the boards in cruising to a 75-61 victory over Furman in women’s basketball action Wednesday at Timmons Arena.
Paladins Rally Late To Top Liberty, 61-58Juniors Daniel Fowler and Devin Sibley tallied 14 points apiece and both drained a pair of free throws in the final 16 seconds to rally Furman to a 61-58 victory over Liberty in non-conference men’s basketball action on Tuesday night at the Vines Center in Lynchburg, Va.
Furman To Entertain VCU WednesdayFurman’s women’s basketball team has one more date on the register prior to an eight-day break for final exams, and it comes in the form of a Wednesday 7:00 p.m. matchup against VCU at Timmons Arena.
Fourth Quarter Surge Helps Georgia Escape Furman, 67-62Caliya Robinson scored 12 of her game high 20 points and Georgia used solid second half shooting to overtake Furman on the way to a 67-62 victory over the visiting Paladins Monday evening in women’s basketball action at Stegeman Coliseum.
Furman To Battle Georgia Monday In AthensWinners of four straight games, Furman’s women’s basketball team will make the short drive Monday to Athens, Ga., to take on the Georgia Bulldogs in a 7:00 p.m. contest at Stegeman Coliseum.
Bunn, Furman Turn Back UNC Asheville, 63-51Whitney Bunn scored 26 points, including 14 in a wild third quarter, to help Furman turn back UNC Asheville, 63-51, in women’s basketball action Saturday afternoon at Timmons Arena.
Furman Golf Course To Join Rotation For BMW Charity Pro-Am In 2017When the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation announced on Thursday its tournament dates for 2017, it had another bit of interesting news to share. The Furman Golf Club will be among the three courses to serve as hosts for the popular Web.com Tour event that visits Greenville in May.
Bunn, Paladins Knock Off USC Upstate, 57-37Whitney Bunn scored 17 points and Furman used strong defense and command of the boards to dispose of USC Upstate, 57-37, and earn its third straight victory in women’s basketball action Wednesday evening at Timmons Arena.
Furman Baseball Adds EightEight players comprise new Furman head coach Brett Harker’s first recruiting class, which he announced today.
Furman Softball Announces 2017 ScheduleThree home tournaments, a trip to Puerto Rico and three Southern Conference home series highlight Furman’s 2017 softball schedule, which was released by Paladin head coach Kyle Jamieson on Tuesday.
Furman Tames Newberry, 67-41Cierra Carter scored 12 points and claimed 13 rebounds to help Furman tame Newberry, 67-41, in women’s basketball action Monday evening at Timmons Arena.
Furman Home Stand Continues Monday Versus NewberryComing off its first win over the 2016-17 season, an 81-46 dismantling of Mars Hill on Saturday, Furman continues its four-game home stand on Monday when it takes on Newberry in a 7:00 p.m. clash at Timmons Arena.
Rafferty, Inside Game Carry Furman Past Hiwassee, 98-48Greenville, S.C. -- Sophomore Matt Rafferty tallied 18 points and 14 rebounds as Furman outscored Hiwassee, 56-16, in the paint en route to a 98-48 victory over the Tigers in non-conference men’s basketball action on Friday night at Timmons Arena.
Furman Tips Off Home Season Saturday Against Mars HillAfter playing its first four games on the road, Furman’s women’s basketball squad opens its 2016-17 home season on Saturday when it takes on Mars Hill in a 2:00 p.m. clash at Timmons Arena — the first of four straight home games for the Paladins.
Wake Forest Slips Past Furman Late, 59-52Ariel Stephenson scored 14 points and Wake Forest used a strong fourth quarter to overcome Furman on the way to a 59-52 victory in Wednesday afternoon women’s basketball action at Lawrence Joel Veterans Arena.
Furman Falls To UNC Asheville, 64-58UNC Asheville converted 20 Furman turnovers into 18 points and connected on 17-of-23 second half free throw attempts to down the Paladins, 64-58, in non-conference men’s basketball action in the CBE Hall of Fame Classic on Tuesday night at Timmons Arena.
Furman Falls To Eastern Washington In Preseason WNIT, 68-56Ashli Payne scored a game high 20 points and Delaney Hodgins registered a double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds to propel Easterrn Washington past Furman, 68-56, in the Preseason WNIT consolation round finale for both teams Saturday afternoon at McGuirk Arena.
Mercer Clips Furman In Season Finale, 27-24John Russ connected with Jordan Marshall on a fourth down, 33-yard touchdown strike with 31 seconds remaining to lift Mercer to a 27-24 victory over Furman in the 2016 Southern Conference football season finale for both teams Saturday at FiveStar Stadium.
ETSU Downs Furman, 3-1, in SoCon Tournament PlayBIRMINGHAM, ALA. -- SoCon Player of the Year Briana Allmon put down 15 kills and 14 digs and ETSU held off Furman in a close fourth set to down the Paladins 3-1 (18-25, 26-24, 21-25, 24-26) in the quarterfinals of the 2016 Southern Conference Volleyball Tournament.
Frank Lara Places 83rd At NCAA ChampionshipsFurman junior Frank Lara posted a time of 30:46.1 to place 83rd in the men’s 10K at the 2016 NCAA Cross Country Championships Saturday at the LaVern Gibson Cross Country Course in Terre Haute, Ind.