Believe in one another, believe in everyone
How has Furman managed to post victories over two of last year’s Final Four teams, compile a 12-0 record and become this year’s mid-major darling. According to head coach Bob Richey, belief is a big component of the Paladins’ success. “It all goes back to off the court,” Richey says. “And it’s starting to bleed in on the court.” Sports Illustrated’s Jeremy Fuchs writes about the basketball program’s transformation.