Men's Basketball News
May 05, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and sixteen current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 174th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the fourth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.
March 22, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland redshirt sophomore Garrett Kirkland earned 2016 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete accolades, as announced Monday by the national office. Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average to be eligible for the award.
March 04, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Mark Brown and Marquel Hickerson were both voted Second Team All-Mid-South Conference, as selected by the coaches and released Thursday night during the conference awards banquet in Frankfort, Ky.
March 03, 2016
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Brandon Bobb Jones netted a game-high 29 points for St. Catharine College and Cumberland failed to close in the gap in the final minutes despite several chances, with the Phoenix dropping a 69-63 decision in the opening round game of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Basketball Championships here Thursday at the Frankfort Convention Center.
March 02, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Three Cumberland men’s basketball players – DeQuan Bond, Garrett Kirkland and Cameron Johnson – were all named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes on Wednesday, as announced by the league office in advance of the conference tournament that begins Thursday in Frankfort, Ky.
February 28, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – The Mid-South Conference announced the brackets for the Mid-South Conference Championships late Saturday night, with the men taking on St. Catharine College and the women facing Lindsey Wilson, both on Thursday at the Frankfort Convention Center in Frankfort, Ky.
February 27, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Marquel Hickerson posted 23 points and Jamonte Graham added 13, as Cumberland opened a double-digit lead in the first lead and never really let go in a 70-59 victory over 20th-ranked University of the Cumberlands in men’s basketball action here Saturday at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.
February 25, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – K.K. Simmons scored nine of his 18 points during a 19-6 run to start the second half and seventh-ranked Pikeville held off Cumberland, 73-69, in men’s basketball action here Thursday night at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.