CLEVELAND, Miss. – The Cumberland men’s basketball squad remained close for 20 minutes, but was unable to keep up the pace while being outscored by 12 points in a 64-49 exhibition loss against NCAA Division II opponent Delta State University on Saturday night at Siller Coliseum.
MAYFIELD, Ky. – Lester Gude scored a team-high 16 points and grabbed six rebounds as Cumberland cruised to a 89-66 victory over Mid-Continent University on Tuesday night at the Mayfield High School Sports Arena to move to 7-0 for the first time since the 2000-01 season.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Marquel Hickerson has been named Mid-South Conference Men’s Basketball Player of the Week, conference officials announced Monday.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – Freshman Marquel Hickerson finished with 29 points and eight rebounds, making five 3-pointers, and Cumberland connected on 17-of-22 at the foul line in a 74-48 victory over Shawnee State here Saturday at Waller Gymnasium.
RIO GRANDE, Ohio – Cumberland knocked down 10 free throws in the final 80 seconds and despite missing two foul shots with 5.2 seconds left, Lester Gude blocked the final shot, preserving Cumberland’s 74-72 victory over Rio Grande in men’s basketball action here Thursday night.