Archive: January 29th, 2012

Appalachian State Basketball: Bracket Busters 2012

January 29, 2012 No Comments by Charles

According to ESPNU’s Bracketbusters website, the pairings will be released tomorrow for the 10th annual three day event. This season BracketBusters has increased its number of teams from 114 to 142. This makes it incredibly difficult to guess who Appalachian might be matched up against. There are only 13 games that will be televised either […]

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Appalachian State Basketball: Appalachian vs. Elon 1/28/2012 & SoCon North Roundup

January 29, 2012 No Comments by Charles

As the SoCon North standings now show, the loss to UNCG on Thursday was huge for both teams. UNCG now sits alone in first place, a half game in front of Elon and a full game in front of Appalachian. It appears that the race for the two tops seeds in the SoCon tournament will […]

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Appalachian State Basketball: Appalachian @ Furman 1/28/12 & Appalachian vs. Western Carolina 1/30/2012 Pregame

January 29, 2012 No Comments by Charles

Any thoughts that Appalachian might lose a game they shouldn’t after Anna Freeman’s injury were quelled on Saturday.¬†Freeman suffered a nasty ankle injury against Samford on Monday, but she responded with a game high 22 points and chipped in eight rebounds as the Mountaineers dominated Furman 78-63. The 78 points was Appalachian’s highest total since […]

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Appalachian State Basketball: Appalachian vs. Samford 2/2/2012

January 29, 2012 No Comments by Charles

Of course, on Saturday, Samford upsets SoCon South division leader Davidson who had yet to lose¬†in league play. Samford was deadly from the floor shooting over 50% for only the third time this season, and also shot 71% from three point range. The Bulldogs have now won four of five conference games after a snapping […]

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Appalachian State Basketball: Appalachian vs. Elon 1/28/2012

January 29, 2012 No Comments by Charles

After a devastating loss on the road to UNCG, Appalachian returned home to face North Division leader Elon. I have not been impressed with Elon’s wins in conference play this season. Anyone one in the North can beat or be beaten on any given night. Projecting this game was going to be tough. I thought […]

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