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Claflin Basketball Tops Kentucky State in SIAC Contest

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) — Ryan McNeill-Moses fired in a career-high 35 points with 10 rebounds as the Claflin University Panthers knocked off Kentucky State University, 97-86, in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) men’s basketball game at the Tullis Arena. The victory evened Claflin season record to 3-3 and 1-1 in conference play. It was McNeill-Moses spearheading a 27-10 run midway…

Claflin Falls to Central State in SIAC Basketball Opener

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) — Ryan McNeill-Moses scored a team-high 20 points as Claflin University fell to Central State University, 81-72, in a Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) men’s basketball contest Tuesday at the Tullis Arena. The loss dropped the Panthers to 2-3 overall and 0-1 in the conference. Austin Lawton followed McNeill-Moses in the scoring column for the Panthers with 15 points. …

Claflin Basketball Travels to Augusta University Thursday

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin) — The Claflin University men’s basketball team will be in search of their first win of the season Thursday(Nov. 17th), when they to Peach Belt Conference (PBC) member  Augusta University. The non-conference matchup is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. at the Christenberry Fieldhouse on the Augusta campus. This will be the second meeting between the two Division II teams. Claflin…

Claflin Volleyball Wins SIAC Championship

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Claflin) – Benedict College hit just .098 and Claflin University took a 3-0 victory over the Lady Tigers in the 2016 SIAC Volleyball Championship on Wednesday night in the Birmingham CrossPlex. Benedict, now 16-14 overall, will take on Albany State in an elimination match on Thursday at 11 a.m. Eastern. The winner of that match will advance to…

Francis Marion Holds off Claflin, 73-71

Orangeburg, S.C. (Claflin SID) –The Francis Marion Patriots held off a tenacious Claflin University comeback in defeating the Panthers 73-71 in a non-conference men’s basketball contest Tuesday at the Tullis Arena. With the loss, Claflin dropped to 0-1 on the season. Sophomore Triston Thompson led three players in double figures for the Panthers with 16 points. Seniors Trevor Dantzler and…

Claflin Baseball Wins SIAC Championship Sunday

By: Claflin Athletics

OZARK, Ala. (Claflin Athletics) — Claflin University won the 2016 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Baseball Championship in 10 innings with an 8-7 victory over Stillman College, Sunday evening at Historic Eagle Stadium in Ozark, Ala. After each team battled back and forth, Claflin (24-28 overall) finally saw a breakthrough in the 10th inning. With two outs and runners on…

Benedict Beats Claflin In Jackie Robinson HBCU Classic

GREENVILLE, S.C. (BC SID) — Shomarii Thomas hit a monster two-run homer over the left field wall and added an RBI single to help lead the Benedict College Tigers to a 9-6 victory over Claflin in the Jackie Robinson HBCU Classic at Fluor Field on Friday night. Benedict improved to 23-11 overall, while Claflin dropped to 17-24. This was a…

Greenville To Host Benedict-Claflin HBCU Classic Game

GREENVILLE, S.C. (BC SID) — On Friday, the Greenville Drive and Michelin will team up to honor the storied legacy of Jackie Robinson, who broke baseball’s color barrier, and to celebrate the importance and value of diversity, by hosting the HBCU Classic at Fluor Field. Two of South Carolina’s historically black colleges and universities will take part in the contest, as…