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  1. UNCG placed on two years probation for NCAA rules violations

    Jun 27, 2015, 9:05 PM EDT

    UNCG Athletics

    The violations weren’t deemed severe, but the sheer number of them led to the NCAA adding a second year of probation.

  2. Wofford guard Jeremiah Tate drowns in Lake Wylie

    Jun 22, 2015, 12:37 PM EDT

    Jeremiah Tate

    Tate was a member of two NCAA tournament teams at Wofford.

  3. Former Cincinnati guard Ge’Lawn Guyn headed to East Tennessee State

    Jun 20, 2015, 11:40 PM EDT

    Ge'Lawn Guyn

    Guyn will be eligible to play immediately for the Bucs.

  4. VMI announces hiring of Dan Earl as head coach

    Apr 12, 2015, 6:00 PM EDT

    US Naval Academy

    Earl previously was a member of Ed DeChellis’ coaching staffs at Navy and Penn State.

  5. Report: Florida assistant Matt McCall to become new head coach at Chattanooga

    Apr 12, 2015, 5:00 PM EDT

    University of Florida

    Matt McCall replaces Will Wade, who last week became the new head coach at VCU.

  6. Mercer grants leading scorer’s request to be released from scholarship

    Apr 11, 2015, 9:41 PM EDT

    Getty Images

    Nwamu averaged a team-best 15.1 points per game for the Bears in 2014-15.

  7. Reports: The Citadel hires VMI head coach Duggar Baucom for same position

    Mar 28, 2015, 1:48 PM EDT

    Duggar Baucom

    The Citadel hired away the head coach of a Southern Conference rival.

  8. Introducing Cinderella: Meet the Wofford Terriers

    Mar 9, 2015, 9:03 PM EDT

    (AP)

    Meet the Wofford Terriers, a potentially scary mid-major matchup.

  9. East Tennessee State sophomore guard suffers sprained MCL

    Feb 16, 2015, 8:00 AM EDT

    East Tennessee State University

    Devin Harris, who was coming off of a game in which he scored 13 points and grabbed ten rebounds, injured his knee in pregame warmups.

  10. POSTERIZED: Ike Nwamu’s emphatic dunk was originally called a charge (VIDEO)

    Jan 29, 2015, 10:57 PM EDT

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    Ike Nwamu scored 20 points in the Bears’ 75-72 overtime win over Chattanooga, but should he have two (or three) more points to his credit?

  11. Western Carolina’s James Sinclair Jr. goes full extension to complete an alley-oop (VIDEO)

    Jan 4, 2015, 6:00 PM EDT

    Carlos Morris, Devin Peterson, James Sinclair

    These two points were the most impressive of the 22 scored by Sinclair in Western Carolina’s 78-70 win over The Citadel.

  12. Not even Wofford’s coach saw them becoming the Southern Conference’s best program

    Oct 25, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

    Wofford guard Karl Cochran (Getty Images)

    Mike Young has seen the Wofford men’s basketball program come a long way since he first joined the coaching staff back in 1989.

  13. Mercer’s Ike Nwamu might have the best set of dunks from Midnight Madness festivities (VIDEOS)

    Oct 18, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Bob Hoffman

    Mercer’s Ike Nwamu throws down a sick dunk during the team’s Midnight Madness festivities.

  14. Former College of Charleston assistant joins staff at The Citadel

    Sep 18, 2014, 5:52 PM EDT

    Chuck Driesell, Tom Koopman

    Freeberg makes the move from the College of Charleston to The Citadel, with J.D. Powell headed in the opposite direction.

  15. Realignment Catchup: More changes come on July 1

    Jul 1, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Mark Turgeon, Kevin Anderson

    Confused as to where some schools are headed on July 1? Here’s a guide that should help some.

  16. Report: Samford to replace head coach Bennie Seltzer

    Jun 4, 2014, 8:28 PM EDT

    Bennie Seltzer

    Fourteen player departures in two years will reportedly lead to a coaching change at Samford.

  17. Report: Samford’s Tim Williams asks for release

    May 26, 2014, 6:30 PM EDT

    Tim Williams Gorgui Dieng

    Samford forward Tim Williams has asked for a release and becomes an impact mid-major transfer.

  18. Report: Samford’s Isaiah Williams, Jordan Capps to transfer

    May 24, 2014, 7:15 PM EDT

    Samford v Indiana

    According to a report two Samford players have decided to transfer.

  19. Report: Chattanooga has three players opt to transfer

    Mar 31, 2014, 4:51 PM EDT

    Will Wade_Mattia

    The Chattanooga Mocs lost three players to transfer on Monday afternoon.

  20. NCAA Tournament Primer: Wofford Terriers

    Mar 11, 2014, 12:05 AM EDT

    Wofford

    Wofford is heading back to the NCAA tournament for the third time in the last five years.

  21. Friday’s Pregame Shootaround: Harvard looks to make NCAA tournament return

    Mar 7, 2014, 10:40 AM EDT

    amaker

    Five conference tournaments in action, and Harvard looks to punch its ticket to the Big Dance.

  22. 2014 Southern Conference Tournament Preview: One last hurrah for Davidson?

    Mar 6, 2014, 3:00 PM EDT

    mckillop

    Bob McKillop’s Wildcats lost just one conference game. Does anyone else have a shot at the automatic NCAA tourney bid?

  23. Davidson makes emphatic statement in pasting of Chattanooga

    Jan 31, 2014, 10:35 AM EDT

    mckillop

    Will Wade’s Chattanooga Mocs entered Thursday night’s matchup at Davidson on a 10-game win streak, with forward Z Mason (18.4 ppg, 9.5 rpg) leading the way for a team with four double-digit scorers and nine players averaging at least 11.5 minutes per game. It’s been quite the start for the first-year head coach, who’s still…

  24. Appalachian State forward Jay Canty to miss nine games for academic reasons

    Nov 6, 2013, 10:13 PM EDT

    Jay Canty, Negus Webster-Chan

    Appalachian State is one of the teams expected to contend in a wide-open Southern Conference this season, and junior forward Jay Canty is one of the reasons why. Canty, a 6-foot-6 forward, is one of the SoCon’s best returnees after he posted averages of 14.3 points, 6.2 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game in 2012-13.…

  25. Western Carolina’s Trey Sumler looks to leave mark in final season

    Oct 19, 2013, 3:00 PM EDT

    W Carolina Tennessee Basketball

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. Hope springs eternal in college basketball (and sports in general), with the start of a new season sparking optimism amongst programs across the country. That’s certainly the case in the Southern Conference,…