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December 20, 2014 | Men's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland battled back from a 16-0 deficit to start the game but the Bulldogs shot just 30 percent in the contest, dropping a 53-47 decision to 13th-ranked Dalton State in the Roadrunner Club Classic on Friday night in Dalton, Ga.
December 18, 2014 | Football, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Twelve Cumberland football players, tied for second most in the nation, were named 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, as announced Friday by the national office in advance of the national championship game.
December 18, 2014 | Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University Director of Athletics Ron Pavan announced the hiring of Jim Seckel as the head coach for men’s and women’s cross country. Seckel has served as the cross country and distance track coach at Franklin Road Academy for the last two years.
December 18, 2014 | Men's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Josh Wilkerson scored 12 points but Cumberland shot just 35 percent from the field and was only 12-of-23 at the foul line, dropping another close game, this time 59-52 to eighth-ranked Martin Methodist on Wednesday night in Pulaski, Tenn.
December 17, 2014 | Women's Soccer, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University Director of Athletics Ron Pavan announced Wednesday that Adam Grant will serve as interim head coach for women’s soccer with the departure of Gavin McKinney earlier this week to Chattanooga.
December 17, 2014 | Wrestling, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University wrestling coach Todd Allen resigned Tuesday, effective immediately, as announced by Director of Athletics Ron Pavan. CU assistant coach Shaine Jaime will serve as interim coach for the rest of the season.
December 16, 2014 | Women's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Chelsey Hall netted a career-best 30 points with four 3-pointers, Brittany Lawson added 10 points and eight rebounds and Cumberland scored 20 points off turnovers in a 78-65 victory over Reinhardt University in women’s basketball action Tuesday night in Waleska, Ga.
December 14, 2014 | Women's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Second-ranked Lewis University got 16 points and 10 rebounds from Mariyah Brawner-Henley and 16 points off the bench by Alexus Grayer and held off a second-half Cumberland comeback, defeating the Bulldogs, 75-59, Sunday at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.
December 14, 2014 | Men's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Marquel Hickerson netted 16 points, leading four players in double figures, but Caleb Hardy hit a short jumper under the basket just before the buzzer, giving Bethel University a 65-63 victory over Cumberland in men’s basketball action Saturday in McKenzie, Tenn.
December 11, 2014 | Wrestling, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Aric Fernandez is ranked 16th nationally at 174 in the latest edition of the NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Top 20 Poll and individual rankings released Wednesday by the national office.
December 11, 2014 | Women's Soccer, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland ended the 2014 season ranked sixth in the NAIA Women’s Soccer Coaches’ Postseason Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Wednesday.
December 11, 2014 | Women's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland is ranked 16th in the first regular season edition of the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, the national office announced this week, one of six Mid-South Conference teams in the Top 25.
December 10, 2014 | Football, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Grant Jones will take part in the D2-NAIA Challenge in Myrtle Beach, S.C., on Saturday, December 20 at Doug Shaw Memorial Stadium. The game is part of the new National Scouting Showcase (NSS) and Collegiate Development Football League, LLC.
December 09, 2014 | Football, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Mike Self is one of 10 finalists named this week for the 2014 Fred Mitchell Award, which is provided to the Football Championship Subdivision, Division II, Division III, NAIA or NJCAA place-kicker that excels on the football field and in the community.
December 09, 2014 | Wrestling, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Michael Gonzalez placed fifth and Aric Fernandez won a pair of matches, leading the Cumberland wrestlers at the Battle of the Rockies on Saturday in Great Falls, Mont.
December 09, 2014 | Volleyball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Karli Collins and Jenna Pavan were named 2014 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes over the weekend, as announced by the national office. Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average or above to be eligible for the award.
December 09, 2014 | Men's Soccer, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University seniors Ian Hamilton and Rafael Niebur were both named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, as announced over the weekend by the national office. Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average to be eligible.
December 08, 2014 | Women's Soccer, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Lindsay Kitson garnered NAIA First Team All-America honors while Shauna Gilpin was voted Second Team and Kaitlin Phillips, Reneé LaRose and Olivia Chu were all named Honorable Mention, as selected by the NAIA All-America Committee and announced by the national office Monday.
December 08, 2014 | Wrestling, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Nate Croley, Kyle Delaune and Aric Fernandez all won a pair of bouts, but Cumberland dropped three dual matches to teams ranked in the Top 10 nationally – 30-19 to No. 4 Montana State-Norther, 32-14 to eighth-ranked Indiana Tech and 36-13 to No. 3 Great Falls – on Friday in Great Falls, Mont.
December 06, 2014 | Men's Basketball, Headlines
LEBANON, Tenn. – Nineteenth-ranked Campbellsville made 13 3-pointers with four each from Rob Robinson and Miles Rice and never let Cumberland in the game, posting a 73-59 victory over the Bulldogs on Saturday in men’s basketball action at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.