Furman Releases 2017 Football ScheduleA season opening clash against its oldest rival and early season battles versus foes from the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), and Patriot League highlight Furman’s 2017 football schedule, which was released today by director of athletics Mike Buddie.
Wofford Holds Off Furman, 67-58Forward Cameron Jackson tallied a career-high 20 points to go with 10 rebounds and Wofford connected on 5-of-7 three-point attempts during a key six-minute stretch in the second half to down Furman, 67-58, on Saturday night at the Benjamin Johnson Arena.
Bunn, Furman Blitz Wofford, Win Sixth Straight, 69-49Whitney Bunn continued her personal blitz of Wofford, scoring a game high 23 points, including 15 in a decisive third quarter, and Cierra Carter tallied a season high 21 points to lead Furman to its sixth straight win with a 69-49 Saturday afternoon victory over the Terriers at Ben Johnson Arena.
Paladins Conclude Road Swing At Wofford On SaturdayFurman concludes its three-game Southern Conference road trip with the first of two meetings this season against Wofford when the Paladins visit Benjamin Johnson Arena in Spartanburg, S.C., on Saturday for a 7 p.m. tip-off.
Furman Prepares For Hoops Battle Saturday At WoffordWinners of five straight games, Furman’s women’s basketball team returns to league action this Saturday when it makes the short trip to Spartanburg to take on Wofford in a 2:00 p.m. clash at Ben Johnson Arena.
Staggs Named Furman Defensive CoordinatorChad Staggs, who over the last four years directed some of the nation’s top defensive units at Charleston Southern, has been named Furman’s new defensive coordinator, new Paladin head coach Clay Hendrix announced today.
Furman Rolls Past Bob Jones, 95-45Cierra Carter tallied 14 points to pace a contingent of six double figure scorers, and Furman claimed its fifth straight victory with a 95-45 triumph over Bob Jones in women’s basketball action Monday evening at Timmons Arena.
Chattanooga Pulls Away From Furman, 80-64Chattanooga used an 11-0 run midway through the second half to take a double digit lead and the Mocs converted on 25-of-30 trips to the foul line en route to an 80-64 victory over Furman in Southern Conference men’s basketball action on Saturday at McKenzie Arena.
Paladins Look To Extend Winning Streak Saturday Against Western CarolinaComing off a 65-55 victory over UNC Greensboro in Thursday’s Southern Conference season opener and winners of three straight, Furman’s women’s basketball squad will shoot to keep its mid-season momentum going when it entertains Western Carolina on Saturday at Timmons Arena. Tipoff is set for 2:00 p.m., weather permitting.
Second Half Surge Propels Furman Past Samford, 83-73John Davis III scored eight points during a 14-0 second half run and senior Kris Acox paced the Paladins with 19 points and 12 rebounds as Furman downed Samford, 83-73, to remain unbeaten in Southern Conference play on Thursday night at the Pete Hanna Center.
Furman Shoots Past UNCG In SoCon Season Opener, 65-55Le’Jzae Davidson poured in a season high 23 points and Furman used blistering 3-point shooting to spark a decisive rally midway through the second half en route to 65-55 victory over UNC Greensboro in the Southern Conference season opener for both teams Thursday evening at Timmons Arena.
Furman's Buchalski To Compete As A Member Of Team USA SaturdayFurman freshman Allie Buchalski is one of six athletes who will compete for Team USA as a member of the senior national cross country team at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country International Challenge Saturday in Edinburgh, Scotland. The 6K race, which is set to begin at 8:30 a.m. EST, will feature teams from Britain, Europe, and the USA.
Furman Opens Road Trip With Visits To Samford, ChattanoogaSamford and Chattanooga will play host to the Furman men’s basketball team as the Paladins begin a three-game road trip in Birmingham, Ala., on Thursday evening before visiting Chattanooga, Tenn. on Saturday and wrapping up the road swing at Wofford on January 14.
Furman Takes Out North Carolina Central, 60-40Whitney Bunn scored 14 points and Cierra Carter notched her seventh double-double of the season with 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead Furman to a 60-40 victory over North Carolina Central in women’s basketball action Friday evening at Timmons Arena.
Bunn, Furman Shoot Past Gardner-Webb, 84-62Whitney Bunn scored a season high 29 points and Furman broke out of a slump with its best shooting performance of the season en route to an 84-62 win over Gardner-Webb in women’s basketball action Wednesday evening at Timmons Arena.
Furman Plays Host To Gardner-Webb WednesdayFurman’s women’s basketball team hopes a late Christmas present is delivered in the form of a much-need victory when it plays host to Gardner-Webb on Wednesday. Tipoff is set for 7:00 p.m. at Timmons Arena.
Michigan Holds Off Furman In Non-Conference Finale, 68-62Derrick Walton, Jr. scored 10 of his 13 points in the second half, including five points in the final 25 seconds, and Michigan converted on all 16 of its trips to the foul line as the Wolverines held off the Furman Paladins, 68-62, in the final non-conference contest of the regular season for both schools on Thursday night at the Crisler Center.