2011-12 Men's Basketball News

March 1, 2012
Coker's Williams and Morris Named All-Conference
Sharod Williams and Andrew Morris were named Third Team All-Conference on Friday.

February 28, 2012
Coker Falls Just Short Against King
The Coker men's basketball team fell to King College, 69-65, in the Quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Tournament on Tuesday.

February 27, 2012
Coker Men Set to Begin Conference Carolinas Tournament
The Coker men's basketball team is ready to take on King College in the quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Tournament on Tuesday.

February 25, 2012
Cobras Punch Ticket to Conference Tourney with 88-74 Win Over Pfeiffer
The Coker men's basketball team secured their spot in the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Tournament with a 88-74 win over Pfeiffer Friday.

February 23, 2012
Coker's Gardner Named Academic All-Conference
Junior guard Jonathon Gardner was named to the 2011-12 Men's Basketball Academic All-Conference Team on Thursday.

February 21, 2012
Cobras Dethrone Royals, 78-67
The Coker men's basketball team defeated the Queens University of Charlotte Royals 78-67 on Tuesday night.

February 14, 2012
Coker Takes Down St. Andrews, 73-66
Coker men's basketball extends winning streak to four games with 73-66 win over St. Andrews

February 14, 2012
Coker's Morris Named Conference Men's Basketball Player of the Week
Coker College’s Andrew Morris has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas men's basketball Player of the Week during week number 12 of the 2011-2012 season.

February 11, 2012
Cobras Overpower Crusaders in 81-62 Win
The Cobra men's basketball team picked up an 81-62 win over Belmont Abby in Conference Carolinas basketball action on Saturday.

February 8, 2012
Williams' Career Night Leads to Coker Victory
Sharod Williams scored a career high 23 points with 11 rebounds to lead the Cobras to a 85-69 win over Barton College on Wednesday.

February 4, 2012
Cobras Vanquish Crusaders, 90-70
The Coker men's basketball team picked up a decisive 90-70 victory over North Greenville on Saturday afternoon.

February 1, 2012
Coker Unable to Stop Mount Olive
Mount Olive defeats Coker 70-64 in Conference Carolinas men's basketball action.

January 30, 2012
Hornets Sting Cobras in Double OT, 92-87
The Coker men's basketball team dropped a tough non-conference game to Morris College 92-87 in double overtime on Monday.

January 28, 2012
Saints Top Cobras 76-67 in Time Warner Cable Arena
Coker junior forward Austin Harper scored a team high 17 points in the Cobras 76-67 loss to Limestone College on Saturday afternoon at Time Warner Cable Arena.

January 24, 2012
Solid Effort Nets Cobras 83-64 Win Over Pfeiffer
Coker's two solid halves were more then enough to defeat Pfeiffer, 83-64 behind Sharod Williams' and Charles West's 14 points each on Tuesday night in Conference Carolinas men’s basketball action.

January 21, 2012
Coker Falls to Lees-McRae in Overtime 72-68
The Coker men's basketball team suffered a heartbreaking 72-68 overtime loss to Lees-McRae College on Saturday in Conference Carolinas men's basketball action.

January 18, 2012
Queens Tops Coker 60-50
Charles West scored a career high 14 points in the Coker men's basketball team's 60-50 loss to Queens University of Charlotte on Wednesday night.

January 14, 2012
Second Half Rally Gives King 70-66 Win Over Coker
Coker’s Jonathon Gardner scored a team high 13 points with four rebounds in the Cobra men’s basketball team’s 70-66 loss to King College on Saturday afternoon.

January 10, 2012
Coker Men Defeated by St. Andrews 84-72
Sharod Williams scored 17 points with 11 rebounds for a double-double in the Cobra men’s basketball team’s 84-72 loss to St. Andrews at home Tuesday night.

January 7, 2012
Cobras Soar Past Flying Fleet 73-47
The Cobra men's basketball team soared past the Erskine Flying Fleet 73-47 on Saturday afternoon.

January 5, 2012
Bulldogs Top Cobras 75-63
Four Cobras scored in double figures in Coker's 75-63 loss to Barton College in Conference Carolinas men's basketball action Thursday.

January 3, 2012
Coker Men Fall to Mount Olive, 68-62
Bryce Arnott scored a season high 13 points in Coker's Conference Carolinas loss to Mount Olive 68-62.

December 13, 2011
Coker Falls to Newberry 92-88
The Coker men's basketball team dropped a non-conference game to Newberry College, 92-88 on Tuesday night.

December 10, 2011
Cobras Rally Late to Defeat Coastal Georgia 59-56
Avery Harris nailed a shot with 15 seconds left to lift Coker to a 59-56 win over Coastal Georgia.

November 29, 2011
Williams Leads Coker to 79-66 Win over Coastal Georgia
Sharod Williams had a double-double with 17 points and 15 rebounds as the Coker men improved to 5-2 on the year with a 79-66 win over Coastal Georgia.

November 21, 2011
Cobras Pick-up 73-64 Come From Behind Win
Julian Nelson scored a game high 19 points to lead the Cobras to a 73-64 win over Virginia University of Lynchburg on Monday night.

November 19, 2011
Trio of Cobras Lead to 78-62 Win Over Morris College
Eren Moses, Andrew Morris and Julian Nelson all scored in double figures to lead the Cobras to a 78-62 win over Morris College in Coker's final game of the Zaxby's Tip-Off Clazzic.

November 18, 2011
Cobras Drop Second Straight with 80-64 Loss to Chowan
Freshman Errick Bethel led the Cobras with 15 points in their 80-64 loss to Chowan on Friday.

November 17, 2011
Division I East Carolina Tops Coker, 63-50
Sophomore Julian Nelson scored a team high 14 points with eight rebounds and four assists in Coker's 63-50 loss to East Carolina.

November 12, 2011
Coker Comes from Behind to Defeat UNCP 59-53
Coker improves to 2-0 with a 59-53 win over UNC Pembroke Saturday afternoon.

November 11, 2011
Morris Leads Coker to 67-59 Wn in Season Opener Against Francis Marion
Andrew Morris scored 21 points to pace the Cobras in their 67-59 win over Francis Marion on Friday.

October 19, 2011
Coker Men Picked 7th in Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Preseason Poll
The Coker College men’s basketball team has been picked for the No. 7 spot in the Conference Carolinas Men’s Basketball Preseason Coaches’ Poll released on Wednesday.

October 5, 2011
Coker Basketball to Play at Charlotte Bobcats Arena in 2012
The Coker men's and women's basketball teams will take on the Limestone Saints at the Charlotte Bobcats Arena on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012.

July 11, 2011
Coker’s Wright Named to NABC Honor Court
by Christian Stryker, Director of Athletics Media Relations, Coker College