GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The College of Charleston scored three first-half goals to beat Georgia Southern, 4-2, to advance to the championship of the Southern Conference women's soccer tournament.

Hannah Gmerek scored twice to lead the Cougars into the title game, where they will face top-seeded Samford, a 1-0 winner over Furman in double overtime earlier. The final is at 1 p.m. Sunday.

Alli Brashear and Francesca Kentimenos scored the other goals for Charleston (13-7-1).


Landry Nnoko committed to Clemson, picking the Tigers over George Washington and Florida State.

The 6-10 center also had offers from Florida and South Florida. Nnoko is a native of Cameroon who attends Montverde Academy in Florida.

Nnoko is the fourth commitment for Clemson's 2012 class.

--The College of Charleston men's basketball team faces Limestone in an exhibition at 6 p.m. today at TD Arena.

Limestone is the preseason favorite in NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas, picked ahead of Queens University of Charlotte. The College of Charleston beat Queens, 89-65, Saturday in the Cougars' first exhibition. Limestone beat Athletes in Action, 75-64, in the Saints' exhibition opener.

--Megan Fischer scored 16 points to lead the College of Charleston women to a 58-55 exhibition win over Armstrong Atlantic State. Latisha Harris had 14 points and a team-high nine rebounds for the Cougars, who open the season Nov. 11 at home against East Carolina.


The third annual Polo for the Point polo match is today at Limehouse Polo Field, 7201 Jefferies Hwy., Walterboro. Gates open at 11:30 a.m. with the match scheduled to start at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12.

The McDaniels Audi of Charleston Fall Classic polo match is Sunday at Hyde Park Farm and Polo Club, 6763 Davis Rd., Ravenel. Gates open at 1 p.m., with the match starting at 3. Tickets are $12 with children 10-under admitted free.


Furman (18-7, 11-2 SoCon) needed just three sets to beat The Citadel 25-16, 25-18, 25-22 in volleyball.

Rachael Farrell had 10 kills and 16 digs for The Citadel (7-20, 0-13). Alexa Dahlstrom added 14 assists.