January 18, 2013

Coker Looking for Season Sweep on Saturday

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – The Coker men's basketball team will host the Bobcats of Lees-McRae in a Conference Carolinas match-up on Saturday (Jan. 19). Live video coverage of the game will be available on www.cokercobras.com.

Having already defeated the Bobcats once this season, 80-78 in double-OT on Dec. 1, the Cobras will be looking to complete the season sweep on Saturday. Junior Julian Nelson leads the way with 18.7 points per game, while Sharod Williams continues to be a threat on the boards with 7.7 rebounds per game.

Lees-McRae (0-13, 0-7) dropped their most recent conference contest to North Greenville, 84-69. Daniel Sepokas is the Bobcat's leading scorer with 17.7 points per game, while Asad Lamot follows with 11.5 points per game.

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