Cumberland Athletics in Fourth in MSC President's Cup Standings
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Athletics sits in fourth place in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings after the completion of the winter season, conference officials announced on Friday.
Phoenix take No. 2 Campbellsville to the wire in the MSC Quarters losing late 60-59
BOWLING GREEN, Ky.--Cumberland battled their hearts out taking No. 2 Campbellsville to the wire, but could not catch the Tigers late losing by one, 60-59, in the Mid-South Conference Quarterfinals.
Sexton Named MSC Defensive Player of the Year
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Keara Sexton is named the Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the Year and Lindsey Freeman earns Second Team All-MSC honors, announced by the league officials on Thursday.
Phoenix downs Bethel in Opening Round to advance to MSC Quarterfinals
McKENZIE, Tenn.--Cumberland goes on the road and upend No. 8-seed Bethel with a 55-50 win on the road at Crisp Arena to advance to the Mid-South Conference Quarterfinals for the first time in five years.
Women's Hoops earns 9-seed; Phoenix travel to 8-Seed Bethel Tuesday
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Mid-South Conference officials released the 2023 MSC Women's Basketball Tournament bracket Saturday following the conclusion of the conference's regular season.
Women's Basketball Drops Heartbreaking Senior Day Battle
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland falls to Freed-Hardeman on senior night in a heartbreaking battle. The game concludes the regular season for women’s basketball.
Bethel leads wire-to-wire on Senior Day to defeat CU
McKENIZIE, Tenn.--Cumberland got off to a slow start on the road and Bethel on Senior Day capitalized leading wire-to-wire with a 66-45.
Georgetown Pulls Away in Second Quarter to Handle Phoenix
Georgetown, Ky.-- Georgetown’s had three players in double-figures as they found an early lead and maintained the pressure throughout to defeat Cumberland 69-50.
The Phoenix fall to the No. 20 Patriots on the Road
Williamsburg, Ky.-- Despite fighting back from a 12 point deficit to tie it in the third quarter, the No. 20 Patriots ran away with it for a 80-53 victory on their home court.
Cumberland holds Tennessee Southern with Stellar defense
PULASKI, Tenn.--Cumberland women’s basketball played incredible defense holding Tennessee Southern to 39 points on the road in a 50-39 win over the Firehawks.
Cumberland falls at home 77-64 to Shawnee State University
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland women's basketball falls 77-64 against Shawnee State University at the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.
No. 21 Pikeville's offense leads to 81-60 win over Phoenix
LEBANON, Tenn.--No. 21 Pikeville shot it incredibly well at all three levels to get a big win over the Phoenix 81-62 inside the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.
Cumberland Basketball is back on the Radio
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland Basketball returns to the radio air waves for the final three home games of the regular season at WANT FM 98.9 and WCOR AM 1490.
Sexton's Double-Double leads Cumberland over Lindsey Wilson on the Road
COLUMBIA, Ky.--Cumberland women’s basketball had everything going as the Phoenix took care of Lindsey Wilson on the road at Biggers Sports Center, 76-61.
No. 4 Campbellsville's potent offense takes down Cumberland
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky.--No. 4 Campbellsville led Cumberland wire-to-wire defeating the Phoenix 80-55 in the Powell Athletic Center.
Cumberland routs Wilberforce at home, 84-43
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland routs Wilberforce at home winning 84-43. Three Phoenix finished in double figures as Cumberland controlled the game from the opening tip.
Cumberland gives No. 1 Thomas More a scare
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland gave No. 1 Thomas More a scare, but the Saints pulled it out in the end defeating Cumberland 65-60 at the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena on Thursday.
Former CU coach, AD Williams dies at 71
Hal Williams, who helped launch the women's basketball program at then-Cumberland Junior College in 1977, died Tuesday, Jan. 10 in New Orleans. He was 71.
Pikeville takes over in the second half to pull away with a 90-64 win
PIKEVILLE, Ky.--Pikeville took control in the third quarter, outshooting the Phoenix 27-10 to get up big and cruise to the win 90-64 at the Appalachian Wireless Arena.
Shawnee State trio combine for 56 in Bears 69-47 win over CU
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio–Shawnee State’s big three combined for 56 points as the Bears dominated from the opening tip to down Cumberland 69-47 in Waller Gymnasium.
Phoenix rally in the second half to get a comeback victory over Oakland City
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland trailed by as much as 17 points early in the game, but rallied in the second half capped by a Kayla Gordon floater off the glass to give Cumberland the lead with a minute to play. Cumberland would hold on with three defensive stops in the final 60 seconds to come out with a hard-fought 60-58 win to start the second half of the season.
Patriots outlast Cumberland in the fourth
LEBANON, Tenn.--The University of the Cumberlands pulled away from the Phoenix in the second half to defeat the Phoenix 68-52 at the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.
Cumberland Athletics in Third Place in the MSC President's Cup Standings
LEBANON, Tenn.. – Cumberland Athletics sits in third place in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings after the fall season, conference officials announced on Friday.
No. 24 Georgetown pulls away from CU in the fourth
LEBANON, Tenn.--No. 24 Georgetown had five players in double-figures as they jumped out to an early lead and held on throughout defeating Cumberland 83-62 at the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.
Women's Basketball Receives Votes in NAIA Top 25
LEBANON, Tenn.--For the first time since the 2017-18 season, Cumberland Women's Basketball receives votes in the NAIA Top 25, announced by the national office on Wednesday.
Phoenix Top Bethel in Exciting Overtime Victory
ebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland women’s basketball fights their way to an overtime victory over Bethel, 61-53.
Cumberland knocks off Freed-Hardeman with big plays down the stretch
HENDERSON, Tenn.--Tied at 51-51 with less than a minute to play, Lindsey Freeman converts an and-one and Cumberland knocks down their free throws down the stretch to knock off a very tough Freed-Hardeman on the road.
No.1 Thomas More too much for Cumberland
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.--No. 1 Thomas More was just too much for Cumberland as they down the Phoenix 63-40 at the Connor Convocation Center Saturday afternoon.
Cumberland rallies in the Fourth for comeback victory at Wilberforce
WILBERFORCE, Ohio--Wilberforce led for the first three quarters, but Cumberland rallied in the final 10 minutes to overcome a seven-point deficit to rally for a 63-55 win.
Women's basketball cruise past UT Southern with an 80-61 win
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland dominated from the opening tip at home against their instate rival, defeating Tennessee Southern 80-61.
Cumberland's Late Rally Falls Short to No. 3 Campbellsville
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women’s basketball fought hard, but could not overcome a halftime deficit as their late rally fell short against No. 3 Campbellsville.
Phoenix open conference play with 83-70 win over Lindsey Wilson
LEBANON, Tenn–Cumberland started slow in the first, but after that it was all Phoenix in the conference opener as CU went on to defeat Lindsey Wilson, 83-70.
CU Women's Basketball falls 85-74 to No. 20 Rio Grande
RIO GRANDE, Ohio-- Cumberland women's basketball fought hard but ultimately fell 85-74 against No. 20 Rio Grande for their first loss of the season.
Cumberland outlasts RV Midway in 3OT, 99-98
RIO GRANDE, Ohio–Cumberland women’s basketball defeats Midway College after a triple overtime thriller, 99-98, to open up the Bevo Francis Classic hosted by Rio Grande.
Austin Peay runs away from CU in Exhibition
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn.—Austin Peay jumped out to a big lead in the first quarter and never looked back defeating Cumberland 81-35 in a exhibition game on the road.
Phoenix stave off late run by Faulkner to go 2-0 at Faulkner Classic
MONTGOMERY, Ala.--Cumberland Women’s Basketball builds up a 10-point early and the game and staves off a late run by Faulkner to defeat the Eagles on the road 60-54.
Women's Basketball Dominates Season Opener
Montgomery, Ala.-- Women’s basketball dominates their season opener with a on-the-road win over Thomas University.
2022-23 Women's Basketball Season Preview
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women’s basketball is set to start this weekend at the Jimmy Faulkner Classic with a slate full of returners for fifth-year head coach Scott Blum.
Miller, Freeman, and Rongos named to MSC Women's Basketball Watch List
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women's basketball is set to start their season next weekend at the Faulkner Classic in Montgomery, Alabama next weekend, but before we get to that returners Lindsey Freeman, Brittany Miller, and Alaina Rongos were each named to Mid-South Conference Women's Basketball Watch List.
Rise Above Speaker Series - Tim Tebow
Director of Athletics Ron Pavan sits down with WSMV sports anchor Chris Harris to talk about the Rise Above Series Speaker, Tim Tebow.
Women's Basketball 2022-23 Schedule Release
LEBANON, Tenn.--CU Women's Basketball head coach Scott Blum announces 2022-23 schedule, including 12 home matches and 16 travel dates.
McCrary named Women's Basketball Assistant Coach
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women's basketball head coach announces Zach McCrary as the new assistant coach. McCrary comes to Cumberland after spending the last three seasons as an assistant coach at Lindsey Wilson College.