The fields for 13 early-season college basketball tournaments were announced Thursday. Here's your handy guide to all 13 ESPN-aired events.
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Shawn Occeus had 17 points off the bench to carry Northeastern to a 70-67 win over College of Charleston in the semifinals of the Colonial Conference Tourney on Monday night.
- Grant, Charleston agree to 5-year extension
- Son of Hall of Famer Barry transfers to Florida
- Charleston guard Barry to graduate, transfer
- LSU falls to College of Charleston, 70-58
Grant Riller had 24 points as College of Charleston defeated Drexel 73-61 in the quarterfinals of the Colonial Athletic Association tournament on Sunday night.
Jarrell Brantley scored 23 points and hauled in 10 rebounds, Grant Riller added 22 points and College of Charleston defeated UNC Wilmington 70-61 on Saturday, winning eight of its last 10 games to end the regular season.
Jarrell Brantley had 24 points and 12 rebounds as Charleston defeated Elon 84-74 on Saturday night.
Nathan Knight had 30 points as William & Mary edged College of Charleston 86-84 in overtime on Thursday night.
Grant Riller scored ten of his 33 points in overtime as Charleston rallied to beat Northeastern 88-79 on Saturday afternoon.
Justin Wright-Foreman had 30 points to lead Hofstra to a 99-95 win over College of Charleston on Thursday night. Wright-Foreman was outscored by the Cougars' Grant Riller, who had a career-high 43 points.
Jarrell Brantley had 22 points as Charleston narrowly defeated Drexel 86-84 on Saturday.
Grant Riller had 20 points, seven rebounds and four assists to lead four players in double figures as Charleston took control in the second half to beat Delaware 83-75 on Thursday night for the Cougars fifth straight victory.
Grant Riller scored 12 points -- seven in the last 2 1/2 minutes -- and made the game-winning reverse, left-hand layup with 15 seconds left to give Charleston a 54-53 win over Towson on Saturday.
Grant Riller scored 24 points and Jarrell Brantley added 22 as Charlotte turned a one-point game into a runaway, defeating James Madison 70-53 Thursday night, avenging a loss to the Dukes earlier in January.
Grant Riller scored 24 points, Jarrell Brantley added 18 points -- 12 after halftime -- with 11 rebounds and Charleston defeated William & Mary 74-59 on Saturday for its 600th win in Division I.
Jarrell Brantley had 21 points and 14 rebounds as Charleston beat Elon 72-53 on Thursday night.
Eli Pemberton had a season-high 26 points as Hofstra won its 14th consecutive game, topping Charleston 86-72 on Saturday.
Vasa Pusica scored 21 points and Northeastern held off Charleston 69-60 on Thursday night for its third straight win.
College of Charleston coach Earl Grant, who led the Cougars to their first NCAA tournament bid in 19 years, has agreed to a contract extension that will tie him to the school for five more seasons.
Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer
Charleston head coach Earl Grant has agreed to a new five-year extension through the 2022-23 season, per release.
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Auburn survived a dismal 5-of-24 shooting effort from beyond the arc to beat Charleston 62-58 and advance to the second round. The Cougars had their chances, but shot just 3-of-7 from the foul line in the game's last two minutes. It's the Tigers' first NCAA tournament win since 2003.
Reigning champ North Carolina and trendy favorite Michigan State begin their tournament runs, while New Mexico State, Butler and Murray State look to become this year's Cinderellas.
ESPN analyst Joe Lunardi and his team of bracketologists examine the 2018 NCAA tournament outlook for the Charleston Cougars.
UNC Wilmington favored in CAA championship
Winner of eight of its last nine games against Charleston, UNC Wilmington is seen as the favorite in the Colonial Athletic Association championship game on Monday by ESPN's BPI. The Seahawks won the CAA title last year. Preview