Panthers Move Up to Eighth in D2SIDA Atlantic Region Poll

WILMINGTON, DE (December 5, 2022) – After making their debut in 10th place the D2SIDA Atlantic Region Poll last week, the Claflin Panthers moved up to eighth place in the latest poll. The Panthers earned their improved ranking with a pair of wins last week to remain in the poll for the second straight week.

The Panthers earned their improved ranking with back-to-back wins this week. The team opened the week with a 77-69 win at the University of Mount Olive before closing the week with a 62-58 win at Coker.

The Panthers will return home tonight to face the Paine College Lions at 7:30 p.m. For more information on Panthers athletics, contact the Claflin University Office of Athletics Media Relations at (803) 535-5548 or log on to