Bowers named Third Team NAIA All-American

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Nicole Bowers was named NAIA Third Team All-American on Thursday, as announced by the national office. Players were selected by the NAIA-Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-America Committee.


Dates set for spring, summer sports camps

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dates and information for Cumberland spring and summer sports camps for baseball, softball, volleyball and basketball are now available at www.cumberlandcamps.com for online sign-up.


REMINDER: CU accepting nominations for 2017 Hall of Fame class

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland University Athletic Department is accepting nominations for the Class of 2017 Sports Hall of Fame until Monday, April 3. Nominations must be made in writing and include full justification for the nomination, including statistics, honors, awards and any other pertinent information about the nominee. The 2017 Hall of Fame dinner is set for Friday, October 6, at 6 p.m. in Baird Chapel.


Lindsey Wilson pulls away late against women's hoops

FRANKFORT, Ky. – Cumberland pulled within four in the fourth quarter, but third-ranked Lindsey Wilson ended the game on an 18-3 run, pulling away for the victory in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Basketball Championships here Thursday night at the Frankfort Convention Center.


Bowers, Moore, Fox earn All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Nicole Bowers was voted First Team All-Mid-South Conference and seniors Taliah Moore and Julia Fox were both named Second Team All-MSC, as voted on by the leagues’ coaches and released Wednesday night at the pre-tournament banquet for the Mid-South Conference Championships that begin Thursday in Frankfort, Ky.


Five women's hoopers earn Academic All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. –Cumberland women’s basketball players Terra Pryor, Nicole Bowers, Kristian Watkins, Cydney Goodrum and Jailen Murphy were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Tuesday, as announced by the league office in advance of the conference tournament that begins Thursday in Frankfort, Ky.


Women set to face Lindsey Wilson in MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland will play second-ranked Lindsey Wilson in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Basketball Championships on Thursday at 5 p.m. CT, as announced late Saturday by the league office.


Phoenix comeback falls just short

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nineteenth-ranked Cumberland overcame a 17-point halftime deficit and had the ball in a tie game with 44.7 seconds remaining, but the Phoenix could not pull off the upset, dropping a 72-69 decision to fifth-ranked Shawnee State in women’s basketball action Saturday at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.


Women drop fifth straight

LEBANON, Tenn. – Georgetown College put together a 12-0 run at the beginning of the third quarter to take the lead and the Tigers stretched their lead to 12 later in the period, taking control and sending 19th-ranked Cumberland to its fifth straight defeat, 69-56, in women’s basketball action here Thursday night at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.