De'Mon Brooks scored a game-high 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Davidson to a 74-55 win over Charleston and to the Southern Conference title.
Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Southern Conference, read Robbi Pickeral's profile of young UNCG coach Wes Miller and Myron Medcalf's breakdown of Davidson's nonconference schedule.
Tournament bracket for the 2012 Charleston Classic presented by Foster GrantWhen and where: Nov. 15-16, 18 at TD Arena in Charleston, S.C.Initial thoughts: This could turn out to be one of the better nonconference tournaments.
Eamonn Brennan previews the field at the Battle 4 Atlantis, which begins Thanksgiving afternoon in the Bahamas. To read Brennan's written preview of the event, click here.
Before we get to the Blue Ribbon team-by-team previews for the Southern Conference, here is Eamonn Brennan's one-minute wind sprint through the league: Blue Ribbon breakdowns of all 12 teams in the SoCon:Appalachian StateChattanoogaThe Citadel CharlestonDavidsonElon Furman Georgia SouthernSamfordUNC-GreensboroWestern CarolinaWoffordMore Southern content: Diamond Leung on "The Blind Side"-like story of Ivory Coast native Adjehi Baru, a top-60 recruit that chose the College of Charleston.
Inside the numbers behind Sunday’s top performances:1. Ohio State made 14-of-15 from 3-point range in a 93-65 win over Wisconsin. The 93.3 percent mark is the best in Division I history (minimum 10 attempts).