2012-13 Men's Basketball News

July 9, 2013
Aric Samuel Hired as Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach
Aric Samuel has been named assistant men's basketball coach and director of the DeLoach Center.

May 14, 2013
Men’s Basketball Adds Australian Guard
Combo guard Sean Preston is transferring to Coker for men's basketball.

April 22, 2013
Coker Men’s Basketball Signs Samuels
Donte Samuels has signed a letter of intent to play for Dan Schmotzer and the men's basketball team.

March 8, 2013
Coker’s Nelson Named Second Team All-Conference
Men's basketball player Julian Nelson has been selected all-conference.

March 4, 2013
Coker's Season Comes to End with 80-71 Loss to Barton
The Coker men's basketball team's season came to end on Monday (March 4) with a 80-71 loss to Barton in the Quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Tournament.

March 3, 2013
Cobra Men Prepared for Conference Tournament to Begin
The #8 seed Coker Cobras will take on the #1 seed Barton Bulldogs in the Quarterfinals of the Conference Carolinas Men's Basketball Tournament on Monday (March 4) at 7 p.m.

March 1, 2013
Cobras Close Out Regular Season with Come from Behind Victory Over Belmont Abbey
The Cobra men's basketball team closed out their regular season with an impressive come from behind victory against Belmont Abbey, winning 86-81.

February 28, 2013
Coker Men Looking to Take Down the Crusaders
The Coker men's basketball team will host the Crusaders of Belmont Abbey in their final regular season game of the season on Friday (March 1) at 7:30 p.m.

February 28, 2013
Morris Capping Impressive Stint at Coker
Senior guard Andrew Morris has the balance of a Division II student-athlete. Check out his story here.

February 26, 2013
Coker Falls to Queens 55-50
The Coker men's basketball team fell to the Queens University of Charlotte Royals, 55-50 on Tuesday (Feb. 26) night.

February 25, 2013
Cobras Looking to Overthrow the Royals on Tuesday
The Coker men's basketball team will host the Queens University of Charlotte Royals in a Conference Carolinas game on Tuesday (Feb. 26) at 7:30 p.m.

February 23, 2013
King Sneaks Past Coker, 73-72
The Coker men's basketball team fell just short of defeating King University, losing 73-72 on Saturday (Feb. 23).

February 22, 2013
Men's Basketball Trio Earns Academic All-Conference Selection
Three men's basketball players landed on the academic all-conference team, which was announced Friday.

February 20, 2013
Coker's Morris Named Capital One Academic All-American
Andrew Morris of the men's basketball team has been named as an academic All-American.

February 20, 2013
Coker's Second Half Comeback Falls Short in 64-62 Loss to Pfieffer
Coker’s second half comeback against Pfeiffer on Wednesday (Feb. 20) fell short, as the Falcons defeated the Cobras 64-62 on a last second shot.

February 19, 2013
Coker Looking to Sweep Pfeiffer
Teh Coker men's basketball team will be looking to complete a season sweep of Pfeiffer University when they take the court on Wednesday.

February 13, 2013
Mount Olive Defeats Coker, 86-66
Julian Nelson and Errick Bethel combined for 30 points to pace the Cobras in their 86-66 loss to Mount Olive College on Wednesday (Feb. 13) night in Conference Carolinas men’s basketball action.

February 10, 2013
Coker's Sharod Williams Nominated for Dunk Contest
Senior forward Sharod Williams has been selected to participate in an online dunk contest. Read more to find out how to vote.

February 9, 2013
Coker Men's Basketball Makes It Three in a Row
The Coker men’s basketball team picked up its third consecutive Conference Carolinas victory on Saturday (Feb. 9), defeating North Greenville, 70-63.

February 6, 2013
Coker Upsets Barton in Triple Overtime Thriller
The Coker men's basketball team upset the league leading Barton Bulldogs in triple overtime, 94-90 on Wednesday (Feb. 6).

February 5, 2013
Cobras Hoping to Cage the Bulldogs
The Coker men's basketball team will host the nationally ranked No. 12 Bulldogs of Barton on Wednesday (Feb. 6) night.

February 2, 2013
Cobras Shoot Down the Flying Fleet, 61-51
The Cobra men's basketball team shot down the Erskine Flying Fleet, winning 61-51 on Saturday (Feb. 2).

February 1, 2013
Coker’s Morris Named to Capital One All-District Squad
Men's basketball player Andrew Morris has been recognized for his academic achievements.

January 31, 2013
Bethel Scores 16 in Coker's Loss to Belmont Abbey
Errick Bethel scored a team leading 16 points in the Coker men’s basketball team’s loss to Belmont Abbey, 91-71, on Thursday (Jan. 31) night.

January 26, 2013
Team Effort Leads to Coker's 79-70 Win Over King
Four players scored in double figures to lead the Cobra men's basketball team to a 79-70 win over King University on Saturday (Jan. 26).

January 25, 2013
Cobras Will Battle the Tornado on Saturday
The Coker men's basketball team will do battle with the Tornado of King University in their Conference Carolinas game on Saturday (Jan. 26) at 4 p.m.

January 24, 2013
Coker Takes Down Pfeiffer, 64-51
The Cobra men’s basketball team picked up a 64-51 win over Pfeiffer University in Conference Carolinas men’s basketball action on Thursday (Jan. 24) night.

January 22, 2013
Walker Leads Coker Past Coastal Georgia 70-61
Freshman Taylor Walker scored a career high 14 points, leading the Coker men’s basketball team to a 70-61 win over the Coastal Georgia Mariners on Tuesday (Jan. 22).

January 21, 2013
Cobras Host Mariners of Coastal Georgia on Tuesday
The Coker men's basketball team will host the Coastal Georgia Mariners in a non-conference game on Tuesday (Jan. 22) at 7:30 p.m.

January 19, 2013
Bobcats Sneak Past Coker, 60-58
The Coker Cobras narrowly lost to the Lees-McRae Bobcats 60-58 on Saturday.

January 18, 2013
Coker Looking for Season Sweep on Saturday
The Coker men's basketball team will be looking to complete the season sweep of Lees-McRae on Saturday (Jan. 19) at 4 p.m.

January 16, 2013
Royals Top Cobras 66-61
Julian Nelson scored 23 points to lead the Cobra men's basketball team in their 66-61 loss to Queens University of Charlotte on Wednesday (Jan. 16).

January 12, 2013
Coker Comes Up Short Against Limestone, 62-60
The Coker men's basketball team lost a heartbreaker to Limestone 62-60 on Saturday afternoon.

January 10, 2013
Cobra Men Looking to Get Back on Track Against Limestone
The Cobra men's basketball team will be looking to get back to their winning ways when they host Limestone College on Saturday (Jan. 12) at 4 p.m.

January 8, 2013
Bulldogs Top Cobras 78-60
Larry Felder scored a team high 13 points in Coker's 78-60 loss to No. 23 Barton College in men's basketball action Tuesday (Jan. 8) night.

January 5, 2013
Cobras Make it Four in a Row with 79-68 Win Over North Greenville
The Coker men's basketball team won their fourth consecutive game defeating North Greenville 79-68 on Saturday (Jan. 5).

January 4, 2013
Coker Men Looking to Stay Hot Versus North Greenville
The Coker men's basketball team will put their streak of three consecutive wins at home on the line Saturday (Jan. 5) when they take on North Greenville.

January 3, 2013
Nelson Propels Coker Past Erskine
Julian Nelson scored a career high 34 points to propel Coker past Erskine, 79-74, in Conference Carolinas men's basketball action.

January 2, 2013
Coker Looking to Ground the Erskine Flying Fleet on Thursday
The Coker men's basketball team will be looking to take down the Erskine Flying Fleet in their Conference Carolinas match-up on Thursday (Jan. 3).

December 29, 2012
Cobras Slay Knights 87-73
The Coker men's basketball team defeated St. Andrews 87-73 in a non-conference game on Saturday (Dec. 29).

December 28, 2012
Coker and St. Andrews to Square Off on Saturday
The Coker men's basketball team will square off against St. Andrews University in a non-conference game on Saturday (Dec. 29) at 4 p.m.

December 15, 2012
Cobras Ready for Trojans
The men's basketball team will have their first home stanza of the year on Saturday (Dec. 15) when they host Mount Olive College in a Conference Carolinas matchup.

December 15, 2012
Coker Takes Down Mount Olive 83-73
Sharod Williams scored 20 points and pulled down 14 rebounds in Coker's 83-73 win over Mount Olive.

December 14, 2012
Coker Inducts 1987-88 Men's Basketball Team into Hall of Fame
The 1987-88 men's basketball team was recently inducted into the hall of fame. Check out the video here.

December 5, 2012
Coker Falls to Division I UNC Wilmington 62-47
Andrew Morris scored 12 points for the Cobras in their 62-47 loss to UNC Wilmington

December 1, 2012
Morris Hits Game Winner to Lead Cobras Past Bobcats in Double-OT
With two seconds left in double-overtime, Andre Morris collected an offensive rebound and scored the game winning layup as the clock struck zero.

November 25, 2012
Morris Scores Career High 37 as Coker Tops FMU 95-76
Andrew Morris scored a career high 37 points and hit a school record 11 three-pointers in Coker's 95-76 win over Francis Marion.

November 24, 2012
Coker Drops Opening Game of Zaxby's Tip-Off Clazzic
The Cobra men's basketball team lost to UNC Pembroke 68-61 in their opening game of the Zaxby's Tip-Off Clazzic.

November 20, 2012
Coastal Georgia Tops Coker 67-65
The Coker men's basketball team suffered a 67-65 loss to Coastal Georgia on Tuesday.

November 17, 2012
Coker Falls to Limestone in Season Opener
The Coker men's basketball team lost it's season opening game to Limestone 69-50.

November 1, 2012
Cobras Edged Out by Camels 71-65
The Coker men's basketball team narrowly lost to Campbell University 71-65 in their exhibition game Thursday night.

November 1, 2012
Coker Men’s Basketball Hungry for Success
The men's basketball team returns all five starters from a year ago. Check out the season preview here.

October 15, 2012
Coker Men's Basketball Picked Sixth in Preseason Poll

July 26, 2012
Coker Men’s Basketball Gets Another Australian
Coker College men's basketball has added its fourth player from Australia.

July 16, 2012
Coker College to Induct 1987-88 Men’s Basketball Team
The 1987-88 men's basketball team has been unanimously voted into the Coker College Athletics Hall of Fame.

June 19, 2012
Division I Games Highlight Coker's 2012-13 Men's Basketball Schedule
The Coker Cobra men's basketball team will take on Division I opponents, Campbell University and UNC Wilmington, according to the 2012-13 schedule released this week.

June 13, 2012
Men’s Basketball Adds Six for 2012-13
Coker College men's basketball announced its incoming class for 2012-13.