Game Preview:  #5 Pfeiffer vs.  #4 Cobras – Quarterfinals of Conference Carolinas Basketball Tournament
Game Date: February 28, 2011
Tip-off Scheduled for 7:00 p.m.

BROADCASTS:
Live Webcast: http://coker.nmtvsports.com
Live Stats: www.cokercobras.com

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Tonight the #4 seed Cobras will host the #5 seed Falcons of Pfeiffer University in the Quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas men’s basketball tournament. This is the first time Coker has hosted a conference tournament game since 2009; they won that game 73-64 over Lees-McRae.

RECENT GAMES
Coker at Lees-McRae: 69-56 (W)
Coker at Erskine: 61-45 (W)
Pfeiffer at Coker: 98-86 (W)

Coker College
Home: 6-4, 5-3
Road: 6-6, 5-4
Neutral: 0-3, 0-1
2010-11 vs. Pfeiffer: 1-1

Leaders:
PPG: Tom Wright (14.0)
RPG: Liam Kyle (7.4)
Assists: Delonte Doles (91)
Steals: Tom Wright (33)
FG%: Liam Kyle (54.0)
FT%:  Vatrick Thompson (80.7)

The Cobras come into tonight’s game on a four game hot streak with three of those wins coming on the road. They will face a very familiar foe in Pfeiffer as the Falcons were at Coker just six days ago. The Cobras defeated the Falcons 98-86 that night with Liam Kyle (19), Delonte Doles (15), Tom Wright (14), Joselle Bracy (11) and Vatrick Thompson (11) all scoring in double figures.

Pfeiffer
Home: 7-5, 6-3
Away: 3-9, 3-6
Neutral: 1-1
2010-11 vs. Coker: 1-1

Leaders:
PPG: Chris Woods (24.0)
RPG: Chris Woods (9.9)
Assists: Jeff Pettiway (71)
Steals: Chris Woods (33)
FG%: Chris Woods (60.7)
FT%:  Jeff Pettiway (86.5)

The Falcons come into tonight’s game having won their last game of the regular season 83-74 over Erskine. In their last game at Timberlake-Lawton Pfeiffer was led by Chris Woods and his 35 point outburst, but they still suffered the 98-86 loss. On the year, the Falcons have struggled on the road going just 3-9 overall and 3-6 in conference play away from Misenheimer, N.C.

Tonight’s tip-off is scheduled for 7:00 pm at the Timberlake-Lawton Gymnasium in Hartsville, SC.