SC Warriors remain perfect, advance to ABA Final 4

Head coach Chris Beard has guided the Warriors to a 27-0 record.

The South Carolina Warriors semi-professional basketball team beat the Connecticut Topballerz 136-81 in an ABA Playoff game on Saturday night at the Carolina Forest Recreation Center.

The Warriors were led by Tony White, Jr. who hit 10 of 14 of his shots from the field to finish with 29 points. Former Coastal Carolina star Jo Harris tallied 18 points and eight rebounds off the bench in only 19 minutes of floor time. Josh Fowler, who played high school basketball at Socastee finished with a dozen points.

The Warriors raced to a 35-16 first quarter lead and never looked back. They outrebounded Connecticut 55-39 and forced 26 turnovers.

The Warriors now have a record of 27-0. They advance to the ABA Final Four which begins Saturday, March 31 in St. Petersburg, Florida.