January 10, 2013

Cobra Men Looking to Get Back on Track Against Limestone

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker men's basketball team will return to the friendly confines of the Timberlake-Lawton Gymnasium on Saturday (Jan. 12) when they host the Saints of Limestone College. Live coverage of the game will be available at www.cokercobras.com.

The Cobras (6-5, 4-2) will be looking extend their home winning streak to five when they hit the floor against the Saints. In their first meeting of the season, Limestone defeated Coker, 69-50. Most recently the Cobras suffered a 78-60 loss at the hands of the No. 23 ranked Barton Bulldogs. Larry Felder was the leading scorer with 13 points and six rebounds, while Julian Nelson and Errick Bethel chipped in with 12 points each.

Limestone (9-3, 5-1) has won five of their last six, including a 90-75 victory over North Greenville on Tuesday (Jan. 8).  Charles Blue leads the team in scoring with 17.4 points per game, while Joe Raga is the team's leading rebounder with 9 boards per game.

Tip-off is scheduled for 4 p.m. following the women's game at 2 p.m.