Marberry lifts Lipscomb over UNC-Greensboro 86-69 in NIT
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 24 points as Lipscomb got past UNC Greensboro 86-69 in the NIT second round on Saturday. Garrison Mathews added 21 points for the Bisons.
Liberty meets Lipscomb in Atlantic Sun finals
No. 2 seed Liberty (27-6, 16-2) vs. No. 1 seed Lipscomb (25-6, 16-2)
Atlantic Sun Conference Tourney Championship, Allen Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Sunday, 3 p.m. EDT
Lipscomb beats NJIT 78-55 in Atlantic Sun tourney
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews had 22 points as Lipscomb romped past NJIT 78-55 in the semifinals of the Atlantic Sun Conference tournament on Thursday night.
NJIT and Lipscomb meet in Atlantic Sun semis
No. 5 seed NJIT (21-11, 9-8) vs. No. 1 seed Lipscomb (24-6, 15-2)
Atlantic Sun Conference Tourney Semifinals, Allen Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kenny Cooper registered a triple-double with 15 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to carry Lipscomb to an 86-71 win over Kennesaw State in the quarterfinals of the...
Kennesaw State (6-25, 3-13) vs. Lipscomb (23-6, 14-2)
Allen Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Monday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Kennesaw State and Lipscomb are set to collide. Lipscomb won...
Marberry carries Lipscomb past North Alabama 87-75
FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 22 points as Lipscomb defeated North Alabama 87-75 to earn a share of the Atlantic Sun Conference title on Friday night.
North Alabama seeks revenge on Lipscomb
Lipscomb (22-6, 13-2) vs. North Alabama (10-20, 7-8)
Flowers Hall, Florence, Alabama; Friday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Lipscomb goes for the season sweep over North Alabama after...
Lipscomb looks to sweep NJIT
NJIT (20-9, 8-6) vs. Lipscomb (21-6, 12-2)
Allen Arena, Nashville, Tennessee; Monday, 7:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Lipscomb goes for the season sweep over NJIT after winning the previous...
Marberry carries Lipscomb past Kennesaw State 83-67
KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 17 points as Lipscomb got past Kennesaw State 83-67 on Saturday.
Garrison Mathews had 14 points for Lipscomb (21-5, 12-1 Atlantic Sun Conference), which earned its sixth straight road victory. Mathews was only 2-of-9 shooting from the arc but those two makes gave him 317 in his career to become at the Atlantic Sun's all-time leader, passing Campbell's Adam Fellers (1998-02). Mathews has made a 3-pointer in 37 straight games.
James, Cabbil lead Liberty past Lipscomb 74-66
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Scottie James had 17 points to lead five Liberty players in double figures as the Flames topped Lipscomb 74-66 on Wednesday night.
Lovell Cabbil added 16 points for the Flames. Caleb Homesley chipped in 12, Myo Baxter-Bell scored 11 and Darius McGhee had 10. Homesley also had 10 rebounds for the Flames (22-5, 11-1 Atlantic Sun). Liberty's win leaves the two teams tied for first place in the conference.
Mathews leads potent Lipscomb attack in 102-80 ASUN win
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 19 points, leading six Lipscomb players in double-digit scoring and the Bisons shot 62 percent for the game, topping North Alabama 102-80 on Saturday to remain unbeaten in Atlantic Sun play.
Kenny Cooper added 16 points for the Bisons on 7-for-9 shooting, Andrew Fleming shot 5 for 6 for a career-high 15 points and Ahsan Asadullah scored 13 on 6-of-7 shooting. Rob Marberry was a perfect 5 of 5 from the floor to score 11 along with Nathan Moran.
Lipscomb rolls Kennesaw State for best start since 1999-00
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 25 points, Eli Pepper had nine points and 11 rebounds and Lipscomb beat Kennesaw State 86-57 on Monday night.
Mathews scored 17 points in the first half, making 8 of 10 free throws, as Lipscomb led 41-33. The Bisons hit 12 of 14 free throws in the half and finished 20 of 27.
Marberry’s 23 leads Lipscomb past NJIT 70-52
NEWWARK, N.J. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 23 points on 11-of-12 shooting and Lipscomb defeated NJIT 70-52 on Wednesday night.
Matt Rose had five 3-pointers and a season-high 17 points for Lipscomb (13-4, 4-0 Atlantic Sun Conference), which won its fourth straight.
The Bisons scored the first eight points of the game and closed the first half with a 17-4 run for a 34-20 lead. Marberry had 14 points, making 7 of 8.
Marberry, Matthews lead Lipscomb outburst against Stetson
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rob Marberry scored 23 points and Garrison Mathews scored 20 and Lipscomb beat Stetson 95-71 on Saturday.
Lipscomb (12-4, 3-0) now has won nine of its last 10 against the Hatters (4-13, 0-2). The Bisons have won 20 of their last 25 games dating back to last season and are 12-2 at home in that span.
Pepper, Mathews lead Lipscomb past North Florida
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Eli Pepper had 20 points and 11 rebounds, Garrison Mathews scored 25 points and Lipscomb defeated North Florida 81-66 on Wednesday night.
Rob Marberry added 12 points and seven rebounds for the Bisons (11-4, 2-0 Atlantic Sun). Mathews added seven rebounds and three assists.
Lipscomb shoots 60 percent, routs D-III Covenant 119-48
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 22 points, John Matt Merritt added 21 and Lipscomb routed Division III Covenant 119-48 on Monday night.
Lipscomb (8-3) has won two of its last three including a 107-81 victory against Navy.
Mathews scored 16 points in the first half and the Bisons led 59-14. Merritt scored all 21 on 8-of-9 shooting in the second half. The duo each made three of the Bisons' 12 3-pointers.
Louisville pulls away late to beat Lipscomb 72-68
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Malik Williams may like to drift out and shoot a 3, but Louisville needed its power forward to grab every rebound he could get his hands on.
The sophomore did Wednesday night, grabbing 13 rebounds that included 10 on the defensive end to go with 10 points to help the Cardinals fend off Lipscomb 72-68 on Wednesday night.
Louisville (7-3) rebounded from a 68-67 loss to Indiana on Saturday that snapped a three-game winning streak.
Lipscomb rolls past Navy 107-81
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rob Marberry tied his season high with 26 points, freshman Ahsan Asadullah hit all 10 of his shots for 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds and Lipscomb beat Navy 107-81 on Sunday.
Nathan Moran made four 3-pointers and 14 points and Kenny Cooper had 10 points and five assists for the Bisons (7-2), who shot 64 percent, were 10 of 21 from the arc for 48 percent and made 21 of 26 free throws in reaching the century mark for the first time this season.
Belmont edges Lipscomb 76-74 on Hollander’s late jumper
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Caleb Hollander made a 15-foot jumper with four seconds left to give Belmont a 76-74 victory over Lipscomb on Tuesday night.
Following Hollander's shot, Lipscomb drove the length of the floor and got to the basket, but Belmont deflected the ball out of bounds with 0.8 seconds remaining. After a timeout from both sides, Nathan Moran's 3-point attempt rimmed out at the buzzer.
Hollander scores 21 in Belmont’s 87-83 win over Lipscomb
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Freshman Caleb Hollander tossed in 21 points on 8-of-10 shooting from the floor and grabbed 11 rebounds to help Belmont hold off Lipscomb 87-83 on Thursday night.
Lipscomb advances to 4th straight ASUN semi, beats Stetson
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 29 points with five 3-pointers for his 19th 20-plus game of the season and Lipscomb beat Stetson 89-73 on Monday night to advance to its fourth straight Atlantic Sun Tournament semifinal game.
Matt Rose added 15 points for Lipscomb (21-9) and Rob Marberry had 10 points and nine rebounds. Mathews was 10 of 16 from the field for his 37th career game with 20 or more points.
Marberry has 32 points, Lipscomb gets 5th straight victory
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rob Marberry scored 18 of his 32 points in the first half as Lipscomb got its fifth straight win to close out the regular season schedule with an 83-74 victory over Kennesaw State on Thursday night.
Marberry scores 39 as Lipscomb tops North Florida 82-75
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rob Marberry poured in 27 of his career-high 39 points in the second half and Lipscomb turned back North Florida 82-75 on Saturday.
Lipscomb rolls past Jacksonville, ties Dolphins for second
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 23 points and Eli Pepper added 11 points and 15 rebounds to lead Lipscomb over Jacksonville 82-59 on Thursday night and move into a second-place tie with the Dolphins in the Atlantic Sun Conference.
Mathews made three 3-pointers as did Michael Buckland for his nine points and Rob Marberry added 10 points for the Bisons (16-9, 6-4), now tied with Jacksonville (12-15, 6-4), behind 10-0 Florida Gulf Coast.
Marberry, Lipscomb beat USC Upstate 92-78
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rob Marberry had 24 points on 10-of-12 shooting and eight rebounds, Kenny Cooper added 16 points and Lipscomb beat USC Upstate 92-78 on Wednesday night.
Marberry scored 16 points in the first half and Lipscomb closed on a 10-0 run for a 42-29 lead.
Lipscomb rides trio of 20-point shooters past Stetson 85-82
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Matthews, Matt Rose and Rob Marberry each scored 20 points but a tight game came down to free throws in the last 49 seconds with Lipscomb making just enough to hold off Stetson 85-82 on Saturday and break a three-game losing streak.
Stetson came as close as 83-82 when Divine Myles scored one from the line with 14 seconds left. Kenny Cooper and Rose combined to make two of four foul shots, but the lead stood up when Stetson missed its last shot.
Florida Gulf Coast rallies to beat Lipscomb 88-83
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brandon Goodwin scored 22 points and Florida Gulf Coast rallied from an 18-point, second-half deficit to beat Lipscomb 88-83 on Thursday night to remain undefeated in the Atlantic Sun Conference.
The Bisons led 66-48 with 13 minutes left when Dinero Mercurius made a 3-pointer to spark a 23-4 run to tie it at 70 with 5:52 remaining. Zach Johnson made a 3, and Goodwin scored six points during an 11-0 surge and Florida Gulf Coast led 81-70.
Lipscomb wins 10th game, pummels NAIA neighbor Fisk 99-53
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Matthews knocked down five 3-pointers and scored 28 points as Lipscomb picked up its 10th win of the season by pummeling cross-down rival and NAIA-member Fisk, 99-53 on Wednesday night.
It's the first time the Bisons have reached the 10-win plateau before the start of Atlantic Sun Conference play and it's the school's best start to a season since joining the NCAA.
Mathews scores 25, Lipscomb beats Morehead St. 77-70
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 25 points with five 3-pointers, Rob Marberry had a double-double and scored 15 second-half points, and Lipscomb beat Morehead State 77-70 on Sunday.
Mathews scores 37 as Lipscomb beats D-III Emory 98-83
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Garrison Mathews scored 37 points and Rob Marberry added 12 points and 10 rebounds to help Lipscomb pull away late in the second half for a 98-83 season-opening win over Division III Emory on Friday night.
Mathews made 11 of 21 field-goal attempts, including four 3-pointers, and 11 of 15 free throws. Michael Buckland had 13 points, nine rebounds and eight assists, while Eli Pepper and George Brammeier scored 10 points apiece for Lipscomb.