Quick Facts

2017 Quick Facts

Location: Lebanon, Tenn.
Enrollment: 1,978
Founded: 1842
Nickname: Phoenix
Colors: Cardinal (PMS 505) and White
Affiliation: NAIA
President: Dr. Paul Stumb (Auburn Univ., 1978)
Faculty Athletics Representative: C. Rick Bell (Middle Tennessee, 1991)
Director of Athletics: Ron Pavan (Lubbock Christian, 1986)
Director of Athletics Phone: 615/547-1348
Athletics Phone: 615/547-1242
Website: www.GoCumberlandAthletics
Conference: Mid-South
Home Field: Nokes-Lasater Field
Surface/Capacity: Natural Grass/5,500

Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator: Donnie Suber, Fifth Season (Georgia Southern, 1990)
Record at CU: 21-23
Career Record: Same
Suber’s Email: dsuber@cumberland.edu
Suber’s Office Phone: 615/547-1251

Co-Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks: Nathan Luce, Sixth Season (Heidelberg College, 2004)
Co-Offensive Coordinator/Offensive Line: Brad Bustle, Fifth Season (Louisiana-Lafayette, 2009)
Wide Receivers/Tight Ends: Tim Lounsbury, First Season (University of Houston, 1997)
Running Backs: Bobby Brown, Fifth Season (Middle Tennessee, 1994)
Defensive Line: Buddy Brown, 10th Season (Middle Tennessee, 1973)
Linebackers: Arnold Little, Fifth Season (Missouri Valley College, 2000)
Defensive Backs: Fred Marshall, Third Season (Presbyterian College, 2014)
Graduate Assistant: Broc Loveless, First Season (Cumberland University, 2015)
Athletic Trainer: Tyler Bennett, Second Season (Kent State, 2013)

Director (Football Contact): Jo Jo Freeman
Freeman’s E-mail: jfreeman@cumberland.edu
Freeman’s Office Phone: 615/547-1350
Freeman’s Cell Phone: 615/631-9522
Graduate Assistant: Stephanie Kushnir
Kushnir's E-mail: skushnir@cumberland.edu
Kushnir's Office Phone: 615/453-6338
Sports Information Fax: 615/443-8422
Mailing Address:
   One Cumberland Square
   Lebanon, TN 37087

All-Time Record (Since 1990): 130-147
2016 Overall Record: 5-6
2016 Mid-South Record/Finish: 2-3/4th
Basic Offense: Spread
Basic Defense: 4-3
Letterwinners Returning/Lost: 40/19
   Offense: 16/9
   Defense: 21/10
   Special Teams: 3/0
Starters Returning/Lost: 12/14
   Offense: 5/6
   Defense: 5/6
   Special Teams: 2/2
Newcomers: 48

Radio: 98.9 FM WANT/1490 AM WCOR
Play-by-Play: Tommy Bryan
Bryan’s Phone: 615/594-5362
Bryan’s Email: tbryan@wilsonpost.com
Color Commentator: Bob Lea
Lea’s Phone: 615/351-6047
Lea’s Email: rmlea@hotmail.com
Primary Newspaper: Lebanon Democrat
Sports Editor: Andy Reed
Reed’s Phone: 615/444-3952
Reed’s Email: andy.reed@lebanondemocrat.com
Primary Newspaper: Wilson Post
Sports Editor: Tommy Bryan
Bryan’s Phone: 615/594-5362
Bryan’s Email: tbryan@wilsonpost.com