Sports: HPU

Mar. 03, 2014 @ 07:32 PM

Brown, Cherry take Big South honors

The High Point University basketball program continued to reap rewards Monday from its Big South regular-season titles.


Mar. 02, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

HPU baseball falls to Saint Joseph’s

Sunday's HPU roundup


Mar. 02, 2014 @ 07:37 PM

HPU men, women earn Big South No. 1 seeds

BIG SOUTH BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

MEN
First Round
Wednesday
Big South Network
Game 1: #4 South Winthrop vs. #5 North Liberty, noon
Game 2: #3 North Radford vs. #6 South Presbyterian College, 2 p.m.
Game 3: #4 North Campbell vs. #5 South Charleston Southern, 6 p.m.
Game 4: #3 South Gardner-Webb vs. #6 North Longwood, 8 p.m.
Quarterfinals
Friday
ESPN3
Game 5: Winner Game 1 vs. No. 1 North High Point, noon
Game 6: Winner Game 2 vs. No. 2 South UNC Asheville, 2 p.m.
Game 7: Winner Game 3 vs. No. 1 South Coastal Carolina, 6 p.m.
Game 8: Winner Game 4 vs. No. 2 North VMI, 8 p.m.
Semifinals
Saturday
ESPN3
Game 9:  Semifinals – Game 5 winner vs. Game 6 winner, noon
Game 10:  Semifinals – Game 7 winner vs. Game 8 winner, 2 p.m.
Championship
Sunday
ESPN2
Game 11:  Championship – Game 9 winner vs. Game 10 winner, noon

WOMEN
First Round
Tuesday
Game 1 – No. 8 UNC Asheville vs. No. 9 Radford, 11 a.m.
Game 2 – No. 7 Presbyterian vs. No. 10 Longwood, 1 p.m.
Game 3 – No. 6 Coastal Carolina vs. No. 11 Charleston Southern, 6 p.m.
Quarterfinals
Thursday
Game 4 – Winner GM 1 vs. #1 High Point, noon
Game 5 – #4 Campbell  vs. #5 Gardner-Webb, 2 p.m.
Game 6 – Winner GM 2 vs, #2 Liberty, 6 p.m.
Game 7 – Winner GM 3 vs. #3 Winthrop, 8 p.m.
Semifinals
Saturday
Game 8 – Winner GM 4 vs. Winner GM 5, 6 p.m., ESPN3.com
Game 9 – Winner GM 6 vs. Winner GM 7, 8 p.m., ESPN3.com
Finals
Sunday
Game 10 – Winner GM 8 vs. Winner GM 9, 5 p.m., ESPN3.com


Mar. 02, 2014 @ 07:35 PM

HPU’s Hendrix, Keys earn top Big South honors

High Point University women’s basketball head coach DeUnna Hendrix was named the Big South Coach of the Year and Kaylah Keys was named the Freshman of the Year, the league announced Sunday. Stacia Roberston was also named to the All-Big South first team.

 

Mar. 01, 2014 @ 11:57 PM

High Point women clinch Big South title

The High Point University women’s basketball team clinched the 2013-14 Big South Regular Season Championship with a 68-60 win at Radford on Saturday. The Panthers will be the No. 1 seed at the Big South Tournament beginning Thursday in Conway, S.C.


Mar. 01, 2014 @ 11:52 PM

Big South seedings announced

Becoming the first program since the 1995-96 season to sweep the No. 1 seeds for the Big South basketball tournament, High Point University got a better fix on its possible first opponents this week when the league announced seeding late Saturday.


Mar. 01, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Panthers step lively as champs

In the doughnut of a circle formed by his High Point University teammates, John Brown started dancing in celebration.


Feb. 28, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

Panthers trip Runnin’ Bulldogs in 11 innings

Friday's HPU roundup


Feb. 28, 2014 @ 11:13 PM

Panthers rule Big South

After one false start, the celebration began Friday night in the Millis Center.

 

Feb. 27, 2014 @ 10:15 PM

HPU women rally, clinch share of Big South crown

The High Point University women’s basketball team took sole possession of first place in the Big South Conference with a 74-71 win at Winthrop on Thursday night. The Panthers have guaranteed themselves at least a share of the Big South regular season title and are locked into the No. 1 seed in the Big South Conference Tournament.

 

Feb. 27, 2014 @ 09:39 PM

HPU men play Campbell for huge stakes

TONIGHT’S GAME

What: Big South Conference men’s basketball
Who: Campbell Camels at High Point Panthers
Where: Millis Center
When: 7 p.m.
Audio: HighPointPanthers.com
Video: ESPNU


Feb. 26, 2014 @ 11:59 PM

HPU men prevail in battle for first place

Turning back a furious VMI rally from 16 points down, High Point University held on for a 70-67 victory in the battle for first place in the Big South’s North division on Wednesday night at the Millis Center.

 

Feb. 26, 2014 @ 11:20 PM

Panthers turn back Spartans, 7-4

Wednesday's HPU roundup


Feb. 26, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

HPU women visit Winthrop for key clash

Over the past couple of weeks, High Point University women’s basketball coach DeUnna Hendrix refrained from talking about tonight’s road rematch with Winthrop, a contest that has turned into a battle of teams tied for first place in the Big South Conference.

 

Feb. 25, 2014 @ 07:47 PM

HPU women’s golf claims third title of season

Tuesday's HPU roundup