WINGATE, N.C.- Senior guard Tom Wright (Sydney, Australia) netted 12 points with four assists as the Cobras took a 76-63 loss to the Shaw University Bears in the consolation game of the 2010 OrthoCarolina Classic in Cuddy Arena. Wright earned himself a spot of the All-Classic team with his second double figure performance of the Classic.
Sophomore center Austin Harper (Chesnee, S.C.) had team-high honors with 16 points for Coker, while junior guard Delonte Doles (Roswell, Ga.) had 13 points, nailing 3-of-5 baskets from three-point land. Doles also had five assists for the Cobras.
Shaw University senior guard Raheem Smith (Greenville, N.C.) had 22 points, five assists and four rebounds earning a spot on the All-Classic team along with Wright. Junior guard Greg Thomas (Savannah, Ga.) had 10 points off the bench for the Bears in the victory.
Coker will return to action on Thursday, December 2, as they return to Hartsville to host the Belmont Abbey Crusaders in their Conference Carolinas opener. Tip-off is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.