Derek Poe got a unique experience at the Big South Conference Tournament when he won a twitter contest that let him spend the weekend with full media privileges at the tournament. Derek didn't waste his special opportunity.
Winthrop won another wild match up, after a buzzer beater yesterday, to take down UNC Asheville 80-79 in the Big South Semifinals. The Eagles will be heading to the Big South Championship for a record twelfth time.
Charleston Southern took down Campbell 81-71 in a game that featured plenty of offense and all the three pointers you could ever want. The shorthanded Bucs now get another shot at their in-state rival Friday.
Liberty entered today's game as the Big South defending champs and were hoping for another strong run for the tournament. Pat Kelsey's Winthrop Eagles had another plan as a late run would power the Eagles to a big opening round win.