Furman To Face Fifth-Ranked Clemson TuesdayFurman’s baseball team will face its second nationally ranked opponent of the season on Tuesday when it travels to Clemson to take on the fifth-ranked Tigers in a 6:30 p.m. game at Doug Kingsmore Stadium.
Men's Basketball Heads To Saint Peter’s For Wednesday’s CIT Semifinal RoundThe Furman men’s basketball team will travel to Jersey City, N.J., to take on the Saint Peter’s Peacocks of the MAAC in the semifinal round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament on Wednesday night. Tip-off at the Yanitelli Center is set for 9:05 p.m. and the game will be televised live on the CBS Sports Network.
Softball Routs Samford To Win Three-Game Series, 9-0First baseman AnnaRose Borrelli belted two home runs and Lindsey Bert tossed a four-hit shutout to lead Furman to a 9-0 victory over Samford in the rubber game of a three-game Southern Conference softball series on Sunday afternoon in Birmingham, Ala.
Seniors Lead Furman Past UNCG, 7-0Seniors Karlee Bryde, Blair Martin, and Ansley Speaks lead Furman past UNCG, 7-0, Sunday in the Paladins’ Senior Day Sunday at the Mickel Tennis Center in Greenville, S.C. The Paladin trio combined for three singles wins and two doubles victories on Sunday to push their record over the past four seasons to 57-34 overall and 23-3 in SoCon play.
Furman Falls to Coastal Carolina on SundayGreenville, S.C. – An 8-2 first half deficit was too much to overcome, as Furman fell to Coastal Carolina, 15-8, on Sunday afternoon in the teams’ ASUN opener. The win moves the Chanticleers to 4-4 on the year and 1-0 in conference play, while the loss drops the Paladins to 4-4 and 0-1 in ASUN play.
Furman Downs Charlotte, 6-1The Furman women’s tennis team downed Charlotte, 6-1, Saturday at the Halton-Wagner Tennis Center in Charlotte, N.C. With the win, the Paladins extend their winning streak to eight matches and have now won 11 of their last 13 matches.
Acox Leads Furman Past Campbell, Into CIT SemifinalsBuies Creek, N.C. – A 15-0 second half run put the game away, as Furman downed Campbell, 79-64 in the quarterfinals of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament. The win moves Furman to 23-11 on the year, tying a school single-season win record. The Paladins will play in the CIT semifinals on Wednesday against an opponent to be announced. CBS Sports Network will broadcast the game.
Williamson Leads Furman Past Mercer, 11-10Greenville, S.C. – David Williamson tallied a career-high five goals and a career-high-tying six points to lead the Paladins to a thrilling 11-10 win over Mercer on Saturday inside Paladin Stadium. The win moves Furman to 3-6 and 2-0 in the early SoCon standings, while the loss drops Mercer to 3-5 and 0-2 in conference play.
Dempsey Nets Hat Trick On Return To International SoccerFormer Furman Paladin Clint Dempsey marked his return to the United States Men’s National Team by recording a hat trick on Friday night in the USA’s 6-0 rout of Honduras in a key CONCACAF World Cup qualifying match at Avaya Stadium in San Jose, Calif.
Wofford Rallies Past Furman, 9-8Mack Nathanson homered twice, including a walk-off two-out, two-run shot in the bottom of the 10th inning, to cap a five-run rally that lifted Wofford past Furman, 9-8, in the Southern Conference season opener for both teams Friday evening at Russell C. King Field.
Furman To Open SoCon Play Friday At WoffordFurman’s baseball team opens Southern Conference play on Friday when it makes the short trip to Spartanburg to face Wofford in a 6:00 p.m. contest at Russell C. King Field.
Women’s Lacrosse Dominates Gardner-Webb, 21-5Boiling Springs, N.C. – A 14-0 first half run proved to be the difference, as Furman dominated Gardner-Webb, 21-5, in the Paladins’ final non-conference game of the 2017 season. The win moves Furman to 4-3 on the year, while the loss drops the Runnin’ Bulldogs to 0-10.
Furman To Open Outdoor Season FridayThe Furman track and field teams will open the 2017 outdoor season Friday at the Raleigh Relays in Raleigh, N.C. Friday’s events will begin with the 5,000m at 9:45 a.m. and conclude with the 10,000m at 9:49 p.m. Saturday’s events will begin at 11 a.m. with the 4x1500m. The final event, the women’s 4x400m, is scheduled for 4:35 p.m. on Saturday.
Georgia State Blanks Furman, 5-0Georgia State parlayed two walks with three wild pitches to score a pair of first inning runs en route to a 5-0 shutout victory over Furman in baseball action Tuesday afternoon at the GSU Baseball Complex.
Furman Men's Tennis Match At Wofford PostponedThe Furman men’s tennis team’s match at Wofford, scheduled for Tuesday at 3 p.m., has been postponed due to predicted inclement weather in the Spartanburg area. The match has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 28 at 3 p.m. at the Reeves Tennis Center.
North Carolina A&T Holds Off Furman, 11-10Adan Ordonez went 3-for-4 and belted a grand slam in a six-run fourth inning to power North Carolina to an 11-10 victory over Furman in baseball action Saturday afternoon at Latham Stadium.