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Claflin Baseball Team Spilt a Pair Non-Conference Games Against Saint Augustine’s

Florence, S.C.—The Claflin University baseball team spilt a pair non-conference games Sunday against Saint Augustine’s University (1-4, 17-8) after being swept by the Falcons on Saturday (13-1, 13-4) in a double-header.The victory snapped a seven-game losing streak to start the season for Claflin, now 1-7. Saint Augustine’s is now 4-6.In winning for the first time this season, Claflin received a…

Claflin Baseball Host St. Augustine’s Saturday

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) — The Claflin University baseball team will be in search of their first win of the season when they face St. Augustine’s University this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 11-12. Claflin and St. Augustine’s will meet in a four-game home-and-home series. The Panthers will host Saturday’s doubleheader in Orangeburg at Historic Mirmow Field. The first game is…

Claflin Men Dominates Paine in SIAC Win

Augusta, Ga. (Claflin) – Austin Lawton scored a game-high 23 points as the Claflin University men’s basketball team cruised past Paine College, 90-56, in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) East Division contest in Augusta, Ga. With the win, the Panthers improved to 15-6 overall and 10-3 in the SIAC. Lawton, had an all-around effective game, pulling in a team-high…

Reginald Rogers Named to the 2017 SIAC Preseason Baseball First Team

Atlanta, Ga. (Claflin) — Claflin University’s baseball player Reginald Rogers has been named to the 2016 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) preseason baseball first team. Preseason honors, which were announced Thursday, Feb. 2 by the league office, were voted on by the league’s head coaches and sports information directors. Senior Damien “Rashad” Bivens and junior Lyndale Morley earned second team…

Claflin Men’s Basketball Team Ranked 7th in South Region

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) —The Claflin University men’s basketball team is ranked 7th in the South Region of the Men’s Basketball Division II Media Regional Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA. The Men’s Basketball Division II Media Poll, sponsored by D2SIDA, is in its third year of existence. The regional poll is released every Monday, followed by the national poll on Tuesday.  These weekly…

Claflin Baseball Falls to Francis Marion in Season-Opener

Florence, S.C. (Claflin) – Francis Marion University (FMU) baseball team used a four-run seventh inning to rally from a 4-3 deficit en route to defeating Claflin University, 7-4, Friday in the Carolinas Hospital System Classic at Sparrow Stadium. The contest was the season-opener for both teams. Claflin will continue play in the two-day classic Saturday (Feb. 4), facing North Greenville…

Claflin Baseball Team to Play a 47-Game Schedule

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) –The Claflin University baseball team will open the 2017 season Friday at the two-day (Feb. 3-4) Francis Marion Invitational in Florence, SC. The tournament will highlight a 47-game schedule for Claflin. The Panthers will battle host Francis Marion University Friday at 2 p.m., then play two games Saturday — North Greenville University at 11 a.m. and Wingate…

Claflin Tops Rival Benedict, 56-51

COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Benedict College Tigers didn’t score for the final three and a half minutes of the game and the Claflin Panthers rallied to take a 56-51 victory over Benedict on Tuesday night in front of a packed crowd in the Benjamin E. Mays HRC Arena. A free throw by Brandon Morris with 3:41 remaining gave Benedict a…

Benedict Hosts Rival Claflin Tuesday Night

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) —The Claflin University men’s basketball team will travel to Columbia, S.C. to face interstate rivals Benedict College in a pivotal Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) game,  Tuesday, Jan. 31 at the HRC Arena on the Benedict College campus. Tip-off is immediately following the women’s game at approximately 7:30 p.m. Live stats and live stream will be available at…

Claflin Win Streak Goes to Seven after Win Over Spring Hill

Mobile, Ala. (Claflin) —Ryan McNeill-Moses scored 14 of his game high 16 points in the second half, as the Claflin University men’s basketball team defeated Spring Hill College, 67-54, Monday, in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) matchup in Mobile, Ala. The win, the seventh straight, pushes the Panthers to 11-4 overall and 6-1 in the SIAC. Spring Hill falls…