College Sports

State teams to be in BracketBusters

Winthrop and Presbyterian will be among the teams competing in the eighth annual ESPN BracketBusters men's college basketball event in late February, while S.C. State is among the teams in contention to also participate.

Winthrop and Presbyterian have already been assigned road games against teams to be determined. BracketBusters will be held Feb. 19-20.

Andre Bernardi, North Greenville football, All-Independent defensive player of the week.

Ashley Witherspoon, Southern Wesleyan women's soccer, Southern States Athletic Conference player of the week.

Alejandra Chirino, S.C. State women's soccer, Great West player of the week.

Gilbert Kemboi, USC Upstate men's cross country, Atlantic Sun runner of the week.

Michael Thompson, Benedict football, SIAC defensive player of the week.

Karen Pavlick, Coastal Carolina women's soccer, Big South player of the week.

Whitney Bishoff, Anderson women's cross country, Conference Carolinas runner of the week.

Sam Lyons, Coastal Carolina men's golf, Big South golfer of the week.

- From Staff Reports