LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland football coach Tim Mathis announced the signing of 14 players during the first three days of the national signing period last week, including 11 players from the state of Tennessee.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University Director of Athletics Ron Pavan announced the hiring of Tim Mathis as head coach for the Phoenix on Monday. He becomes the sixth head coach since Cumberland restarted the program in 1990.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Director of Athletics Ron Pavan named Brad Bustle the Interim Head Coach for football on Tuesday, effective immediately. Bustle takes the place of Donnie Suber, who resigned to become the defensive coordinator at Tennessee Tech.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland seniors Josh Bates and Chandler Peeples, juniors Brian Billingsley and Marcus Bryson and redshirt sophomore Tyler Tate were all named 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes on Friday, as announced by the national office in advance of Saturday’s national championship game in Daytona Beach, Fla.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland seniors Chandler Peeples and Josh Bates were voted First Team Academic All-Americans® for football, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America on Monday.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland seniors Chandler Peeples and Josh Bates were voted CoSIDA Academic All-District® 2 College Division for the second straight year, as announced by the national organization recently. Peeples and Bates are now entered into the pool of candidates for Academic All-America honors.
Football inks 14 players in first three days of signing period