Cobra Game Highlights 2013-2014
COBRAS vs Denmark
The Caldwell Cobras eight game winning streak was snapped as they lost to Denmark Tech 83-76. The Cobras fought back in the second half but could not overcome a bad first half performance that left them down 45-30 at the half. Caldwell was led by Lawrence Jackson who had 28 points and 11 rebounds. Elijah Hampton and A.J McKenzie followed with 18 and 15 points respectively. The Cobras are now 8-2 on the season and will be back in action Thursday as they travel to play Division I opponent Clinton Junior College in South Carolina.
COBRAS vs CVCC
The Caldwell Cobras won their 8th straight game by defeating Catawba Valley Community College 83-70 and improved their overall record to 8-1. The Cobras were led by Lawrence Jackson who had 18 points while Elijah Hampton added 14. Dre McDowell had some big plays down the stretch and finished with 12 points. David Gaither had 13 points and Ranako Little finished with another double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Catawba Valley was led by Darrion Evans and Trevin Miller who had 19 points and 14 respectively. The Caldwell Cobras will be back in action at home on December 2nd against Denmark Tech at 7:00.
COBRAS vs Belmont Abbey JV
The Caldwell Cobras defeated Belmont Abbey's JV team 102-49 and improved their overall record to 7-1. The Cobras were lead by Elijah Hampton and Lawrence Jackson who had 22 and 17 points respectively. Ranako Little added another double-double with 15 points and 10 rebounds. Freshman Charles Tinsley had a break out game with 8 points and 12 rebounds. The Cobras will be back in action next Tuesday, November 26th, at home versus rival Catawba Valley Community College at 7:00.
COBRAS vs Denmark Tech
The Caldwell Cobras extended their winning streak to six by beating division I opponent Denmark Tech 83-76. The Cobras got off to a slow start and went into halftime down 40-33. Elijah Hampton led the charge in the second half scoring 21 of his game high 23 points in the second half. Justin Parham was hot from the outside hitting 5 threes to finish with 15 points. LJ Jackson tallied another double-double with 12 points and 13 rebounds. The Caldwell Cobras are now 6-1 on the season and will play at home on Monday against Belmont Abbey at 7:00.
COBRAS vs CVCC
The Caldwell Cobras were never able to find a rhythm and despite shooting 22 for 83 from the field the Cobras were able to hold off Catawba Valley Community College 75-65. Caldwell jumped out to an early 15-4 lead but the Buccaneers fought back and continued to stay within striking distance the entire game. The Cobras were lead by Elijah Hampton who matched his career high with 27 points and Justin Parham who followed with 14. LJ Jackson added another double-double to the season with 12 points and 12 rebounds. Ranako Little also had a double-double with 10 points and 16 rebounds. The Cobras are now 5-1 on the season and will travel to Wake Tech on Saturday to face Division I opponent Denmark Tech at 4:00.
COBRAS vs Prince George CC
The Caldwell Cobras finished their two game road trip with a win against Division III 2013 Region 20 Champions Prince George Community College 90-84. Caldwell went into halftime up 47-32 but after a lackluster performance in the second half the Cobras had to fight down the stretch to secure the win. CCC&TI was lead by Sophomore Elijah Hampton with 23 points. LJ Jackson turned in another double-double with 16 points and 11 rebounds. David Gaither had several key plays in the final minutes and finished with 12 points. The Cobras are now 4-1 on the season and will travel to rival Catawba Valley Community College Tuesday to face the Buccaneers at 7:00.
COBRAS vs Hargrave Military Academy
The Caldwell Cobras came into Fridays game as major underdogs but proved worthy of their National NJCAA 8th place ranking knocking off National Powerhouse Hargrave Military Academy 92-88. Hargrave who was the National Prep School Championship runner-ups in 2012 and currently has 9 former players in the NBA, went up by 9 in the first half, but the Cobras refused to give up and took a 3 point lead into half-time! After a second half that saw both teams take leads the Cobras took control and made free throws down the stretch to secure the win. The Cobras were lead by Freshman Ranako Little who had 25 points and 12 rebounds for his third double-double in four games. Sophomore Elijah Hampton knocked down six three pointers to score a season high 27 points. LJ Jackson dominated the boards pulling down 15 rebounds and chipping in 13 points. Hargrave was lead by 6'8 Clemson signee, Donte Grantham, who hit ten three pointers and finished with 39 points. The Cobras will be back in action tomorrow at Louisburg College against Prince George Community College out of Maryland at 5:00.
COBRAS vs Limestone JV
The CCC&TI men's basketball team won their regular season home opener against Limestone College JV team 103-74. Caldwell jumped out to an early 23-2 lead and never looked back. The Cobras were lead by Freshman Ranako Little who recorded his second double-double in three games with 23 points and 12 rebounds. Elijah Hampton and Justin Parham both chipped in 11 for the Cobras. Lawrence Jackson also had a solid effort with 9 points and 9 rebounds. Limestone was lead by Reggie Bonner and Kennan Summers who had 23 and 15 points respectively. Caldwell continued to struggle to take care of the ball committing 20 turnovers for the third straight game. The Caldwell Cobras will travel to Louisburg College this Friday to take on perennial powerhouse Hargrave Military Academy at 8:00.
COBRAS vs Montgomery College
The Caldwell Community College Men's Basketball team was victorious Saturday afternoon in a 92-83 win over Montgomery College. The Cobras took a 49-35 halftime lead and never looked back. In the Cobra's second game in two nights, they had four players reach double figures in scoring. The Cobras was lead by Freshman Ranoko Little, who scored 18 points and pulled down 16 rebounds. Returners Elijah Hampton and Robert Harvey finished with 17 and 15 points respectively. Freshman guard, Justin Parham was a spark off the bench, knocking down three 3-point baskets to help him score 12 points for the game. Caldwell had trouble stopping Montgomery guard D'Angelo Vaughn , who finished with a game high 29 points. CCC&TI Men's basketball team is now 1-1 on the season and look to improve their record Tuesday night at home against Limestone College JV. The game will start at 7:00 and admission is free.
COBRAS vs Patrick Henry
The Caldwell Cobras opened up regular season play on the road against Patrick Henry in Martinsville, VA. After a sloppy game in which the Cobras had 24 turnovers and missed 17 free throws they still held onto a one point lead with 19 seconds left. However, after a strong defensive stand Patrick Henry made a contested three to win the game 68-66. The Cobras were lead by Lawrence Jackson who had 24 points and 14 rebounds in his Caldwell debut. Caldwell is back in action tomorrow at 2:00 when they face Montgomery College.
Head Coach: Matt Anderson
Assistant Coach: Jeremy Harper
Athletic Director: Matt Anderson