Duerk awarded postgraduate scholarship by A-Sun

Capping off her career as a student-athlete, Lipscomb women’s basketball player and track and field thrower Brittany Duerk was chosen by the Atlantic Sun Conference to receive one of two NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships awarded by the league.


Six newcomers arrive on campus to prep for fall

New Lipscomb Lady Bisons’ basketball coach Greg Brown got his first look at the 2012-2013 recruiting class when the six players and their parents arrived for the start of Junemester classes earlier this week.


Greg Brown introduced as women's head coach

Greg Brown was introduced as the fourth head basketball coach in Lipscomb women's basketball history, Thursday afternoon. Brown outlined his goals and vision for the program in a press conference held in the Allen Arena Hall of Fame Room.


What the basketball community is saying about Greg Brown

The selection of Greg Brown as the fourth head coach in the history of the Lipscomb women's basketball program has drawn praise from the collegiate basketball community. Brown will be officially introduced to fans Thursday at 2 p.m. in the Allen Arena Hall of Fame Room.


Brown returns to take over Lady Bison program

Lipscomb University Athletic Director Philip Hutcheson announced today that Greg Brown has been named the fourth head coach in the history of the women’s basketball program.


Glenn, McAlister receive sportsmanship award

Lipscomb seniors Justin Glenn and Leah McAlister recently received the A.D. Hancock/Walter Nipper Sportsmanship Award from the Nashville City Civitan Club. The award is given based on leadership, character and sportsmanship.


Frank Bennett Named Associate Athletic Director

Women’s basketball coach Frank Bennett has been named associate athletic director, Director of Athletics Philip Hutcheson announced today. In accepting this position, Bennett will transition out of his role as women’s basketball head coach, and a national search will begin immediately for his replacement.


Hard work paying off for Duerk in field of research

It’s often said there are not enough hours in a day. Don’t try to sell that idea to Lipscomb student-athlete Brittany Duerk. Duerk doesn’t have any morning classes this spring. And if she was like most college students she would be sleeping late each morning, but she is not like most college students.


Faulkner and Bowers earn A-Sun All-Academic Team honors

With the 2011-12 season in the books for the Lipscomb women’s basketball team, senior guard Anna Bowers and junior guard Morgan Faulkner have been named to the Atlantic Sun All-Academic team as announced by the league on Tuesday.


Bowers hits record eight treys as Lipscomb downs KSU

Behind a school-record eight 3-pointers from senior guard Anna Bowers, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team closed out the 2011-12 slate with a 72-64 Atlantic Sun Conference road win over Kennesaw State at the KSU Convocation Center in Kennesaw.


Lady Bison wrap up 2011-12 slate at Kennesaw State

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to wrap up the 2011-12 slate on Saturday afternoon taking on Atlantic Sun Conference foe Kennesaw State at the KSU Convocation Center in Kennesaw, Ga.


Bowers sets career 3-point record as Lady Bison fall at Mercer

Despite a 23-point night from senior guard Anna Bowers including a pair of 3-pointers that broke the school record for treys, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 67-61 Atlantic Sun Conference decision to homestanding Mercer on Thursday night at the University Center in Macon.


Lady Bison travel to Mercer to start final road trip

Wrapping up the 2011-12 home slate last weekend against USC Upstate, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team makes their final road swing of the season beginning on Thursday night against Mercer at 3 p.m. in an Atlantic Sun Conference tilt at the University Center in Macon, Ga.


Shooting woes plague Lady Bison on Senior Night

Despite doing many of the little things right including a season low 12 turnovers the shots just would not fall for Lipscomb women’s basketball team, who battled hard against Atlantic Sun foe USC Upstate dropping a 50 to 44 decision on “Senior Night” at Allen Arena in Nashville.


Upstate comes to Allen Arena as Lady Bison host Senior Night

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to close out the home portion of the 2011-12 campaign on Saturday afternoon hosting USC-Upstate at 4 p.m. at Allen Arena in Nashville.


Lady Bison come up short on Think Pink night

A win would have been just the tonic for Lipscomb Lady Bison coach Frank Bennett who has been battling cold symptoms for a couple of days. But a victory was not to be for the Lady Bison who fell 59-39 Thursday night to ETSU in an Atlantic Sun game at Allen Arena.


Lady Bison return to host ETSU for Think Pink

The Lipscomb women’s basketball returns home to Allen Arena on Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. hoping to snap a 13-game winning streak that ETSU is riding in the “Music City”. The contest is “Think Pink” night for Lipscomb to highlight breast cancer awareness and to raise funds for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund.


Bowers posts 21 as Lady Bison fall at Stetson

Despite a 21-point performance from senior Anna Bowers, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team came up short 74-59 to Atlantic Sun Conference foe Stetson at the Edmunds Center in Deland.


Lady Bison set to take on Stetson on Saturday

Having just tipped off against the juggernaut Florida Gulf Coast Eagles on Thursday night, the task does not get much easier for the Lipscomb women’s basketball team on Saturday as the Lady Bison face Stetson at Noon in an Atlantic Sun Conference contest at the Edmunds Center in DeLand, Fla.


Lady Bison unable to halt FGCU's run

Despite 16-point nights from senior Anna Bowers and junior Morgan Faulkner, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team could not keep pace with the high-octane FGCU offense falling 97-54 in A-Sun action at Alico Arena in Fort Myers.


Think Pink returns on the 16th with several activities

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to host their annual “Think Pink” night to raise breast cancer awareness on Feb. 16 hosting ETSU at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Lady Bison face tough challenge at FGCU

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team heads to the “Sunshine State” this week for taking on Florida Gulf Coast, who is a perfect 13-0 in Atlantic Sun Conference play, on Thursday night in Ft. Meyers, Fla.


Shooting woes plague Lady Bison against Belmont

Unable to get the offense on track and in rhythm, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team fell 60-43 to Belmont in the second installment of the “Battle of the Boulevard” on Saturday night at Allen Arena in Nashville.


Bowers quietly leaving her mark on the Lipscomb record book

Lipscomb senior guard Anna Bowers recently became just the fourth Lady Bison to reach the 1,000-point mark in the NCAA Division I era joining her father Ricky, a former standout for the Bison, in the exclusive club.


Lady Bison set to battle with Belmont

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to close a chapter in the history of the “Battle of the Boulevard” hosting Belmont as a member of the Atlantic Sun Conference for the last time on Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Defensive pressure leads Lady Bison past North Florida

Behind a staunch defensive effort and balanced scoring, the Lipscomb women’s basketball downed visiting North Florida 73-64 in Atlantic Sun Conference action on Saturday afternoon at Allen Arena.


Lady Bison continue home action against North Florida

On the heels of Thursday night’s 68-64 win over Jacksonville, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team continues home action on Saturday afternoon hosting Atlantic Sun Conference foe North Florida at 4 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Effort on the glass leads Lady Bison past Jacksonville

Forcing a season-high 21 turnovers and hauling in a season-best 48 rebounds, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team topped Atlantic Sun foe Jacksonville 68-64 on Thursday night at Nashville’s Allen Arena.


Lady Bison set to host midweek tilt with Jacksonville

In a rematch of the overtime contest earlier in the month, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team returns home to Allen Arena on Thursday night hosting Atlantic Sun foe Jacksonville at 6:30 p.m.


Phillips posts career best 22 as Lady Bison fall at ETSU

Despite a career high, 22-point performance from junior wing Hannah Phillips, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped an 89-52 Atlantic Sun Conference contest to ETSU on Saturday afternoon at the MSHA Athletic Center in Johnson City.


Trip to ETSU awaits Lady Bison on Saturday

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team continues Atlantic Sun conference road action on Saturday afternoon taking on ETSU at the Memorial Center in Johnson City at Noon


Bowers tops 1,000 as Lady Bison fall at Upstate

Behind a 19-point effort on Thursday night against Atlantic Sun Conference foe USC Upstate, Lipscomb senior guard Anna Bowers became the fourth player in school history to reach the 1,000 point mark as the Lady Bison fell 73-66 to the Spartans at the Hodge Center.


Bowers nearing 1,000 as Lipscomb travels to USC Upstate

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team heads east this week heading to the “Palmetto State” to take on Atlantic Sun Conference foe USC Upstate on Thursday night at 7 p.m. at the G.B. Hodge Center in Spartanburg, S.C.


Solid first half not enough for Lady Bison against FGCU

Unable to overcome an offensive outburst in the second half by Florida Gulf Coast, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team fell 76-59 in Atlantic Sun Conference action on Saturday afternoon at Allen Arena.


Lady Bison set to host rolling FGCU

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team continues home action on Saturday afternoon welcoming Atlantic Sun force FGCU to Allen Arena at 4 p.m. The Eagles are 15-2 overall and 7-0 in A-Sun play.


Solid second half not enough for Lady Bison

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team returned home to Don Meyer Court at Allen Arena for the first time in nearly a month falling 74-63 to Stetson on Thursday night in Atlantic Sun action.


Remaining Lipscomb Basketball Promotions Announced

Lipscomb athletics marketing has several exciting events coming up during the second half of the home 2011-12 basketball schedule.


Lady Bison finally return home to face Hatters

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team returns to Don Meyer Court at Allen Arena on Thursday night against Atlantic Sun Conference foe Stetson playing at for the first time in nearly a month.


Lady Bison fall 64-54 at Belmont in Battle of the Boulevard

Unable to overcome ten second-half turnovers and two first-half scoring droughts, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 64-54 Atlantic Sun Conference decision to homestanding Belmont at the Curb Event Center in Nashville.


Lady Bison set for Battle of the Boulevard on Saturday

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to make the short trek to the Curb Event Center to take on rival Belmont in the 66th installment of the “Battle of the Boulevard” on Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m.


Solid second half not enough as Lady Bison fall to North Florida

Unable to overcome allowing 43 points in the first half, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 77-67 Atlantic Sun Conference decision to homestanding North Florida at UNF Arena on Wednesday afternoon.


Lady Bison looking for A-Sun road win at North Florida

After dropping a tough, 81-75 overtime loss at Jacksonville on Monday night, the Lipscomb women’s basketball takes on North Florida at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon at UNF Arena in Jacksonville.


Bowers 20 not enough as Lady Bison fall in OT

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team got a 20-point effort from senior guard Anna Bowers but it would not be enough as homestanding Jacksonville downed the Lady Bison 81-75 in overtime in an Atlantic Sun Conference tilt at Swisher Gymnasium in Jacksonville.


Lady Bison open 2012 at Jacksonville

After a 14-day layoff for the Christmas break, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team returns to action on Monday afternoon taking on Atlantic Sun foe Jacksonville at Swisher Gymnasium in Jacksonville, Fla.


A-Sun announces Pack the House schedule

For the fourth-straight year, Lipscomb is set to participate in NCAA Pack the House night as the women's basketball will host ETSU on Feb. 16 at 6:30 p.m.


Lady Bison close out 2011 with win over Gardner Webb

Draining nine three pointers on the afternoon, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team finished out the first half of the season with a 76-65 non-conference win over Gardner Webb on Sunday afternoon at Nashville’s Allen Arena.


Lipscomb welcomes Gardner Webb to wrap up 2011

Set to close out the 2011 portion of the slate, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team hosts Gardner Webb for a non-conference tilt on Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Lady Bisons fall after Ole Miss comeback

Despite leading by as many as 13 in the first half, the Lady Bisons dropped a 72-57 decision to Ole Miss on Friday night at Allen Arena.


Women's hoops to host Ole Miss on Friday night

Following a short break from action to study for exams, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team returns to home action on Friday night hosting Southeastern Conference foe Ole Miss at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena in Nashville.


Lady Bisons fall in road action at No. 17 North Carolina

Playing their fourth game in seven days, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 95-53 non-conference decision to No. 17 North Carolina on Wednesday night at Carmichael Arena in Chapel Hill.


Lady Bisons to tangle with No. 17 North Carolina

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team has its toughest challenge of the season waiting on Wednesday night with a 6 p.m. non-conference tilt against No. 17 North Carolina at Carmichael Arena in Chapel Hill, N.C.


Phillips leads Lady Bisons to second-half comeback over Tech

Behind a career high 20-point effort from junior wing Hannah Phillips including 17 in the second half, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team earned a 66-61 non-conference win over Tennessee Tech at the Eblen Center in Cookeville.


Lady Bisons head to Tennessee Tech for Monday night contest

Continuing a busy stretch of the schedule including four games in six days, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team hits the hardwood at Tennessee Tech at 7 p.m. for a non-conference contest at the Eblen center in Cookeville.


ESPN expands A-Sun coverage; three Lipscomb games added

The Atlantic Sun Conference and ESPN have teamed up to deliver exclusive content on its signature multi-screen sports network ESPN3. The addition of games on ESPN3 extends ESPN’s current five-year deal with the Atlantic Sun, which continues through the 2013-14 season.


Allen Arena playing court named after Don Meyer

The Allen Arena playing court was named after former men's basketball coach Don Meyer in a ceremony held at Saturday's basketball game against Kennesaw State. Meyer is the all-time winningest men’s collegiate basketball coach with a record of 923-324 in 38 years as a head coach.


Lady Bisons fall to Kennesaw State in A-Sun action

Looking to start the 2011-12 Atlantic Sun Conference slate 2-0 after Thursday night’s win over Mercer, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team fell short dropping a 74-55 decision to Kennesaw State at Allen Arena on Saturday afternoon.


Lady Bisons set to host Owls in matinee battle

On the heels of opening Atlantic Sun Conference play with an 80-70 win over Mercer on Thursday night, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team continues home A-Sun action on Saturday afternoon hosting Kennesaw State at 2:15 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Women's basketball defeats Mercer for first win of season

The women's basketball team earned its inaugural win of the season Thursday night defeating Mercer 80-70 to open Atlantic Sun Conference action. Hannah Philips had a game-high 18 points and Leah McAlister added 15 points off the bench.


Lipscomb Set to Host A-Sun Foe Mercer

After being away from Allen Arena since Nov. 14, the Lipscomb women's basketball team will return home to host its first Atlantic Sun game this season, against Mercer at 5:00 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1.


Free photos with Santa at Thursday's basketball games

Thursday is the first of December and there's no better way to start the holiday season than by celebrating Christmas with the Bisons and Lady Bisons as Mercer visits for the A-Sun Conference opener. Fans are invited to have their Christmas photos taken with Santa starting at 5:45 p.m.


Lady Bisons fall in Vandy Tournament consolation game

A cold shooting touch stopped the Lipscomb Lady Bisons basketball team as they fell 70-27 to Liberty Saturday afternoon at Vanderbilt's Memorial Gym in the consolation game of the “Vanderbilt Thanksgiving Tournament”.


Lady Bisons Fall to Host Vanderbilt in Tournament Opener

A hot start from Vanderbilt coupled with a cold shooting performance from Lipscomb allowed the Lady Commodores to run away with an 81-39 victory, Friday. The Lady Bisons will face the winner of this evening's Oklahoma-Liberty game tomorrow at 2 p.m.


Lady Bisons set to battle in Vanderbilt Thanksgiving Tourney

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to make the short trip to Vanderbilt to participate in the Commodore’s “Thanksgiving Tournament” taking on the host at Memorial Gymnasium at 2 p.m.


Career night by Phillips not enough as Lady Bisons fall at JSU

The Lady Bisons got a season-high 23 points from Ann a Bowers and a career-high 19 points from Hannah Phillips in an 81-72 loss at Jacksonville State.


Women's basketball set for tilt at Jacksonville State

Heading into the third game of a five-game road trip, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to take on Jacksonville State at Pete Matthews Coliseum for the first time in school history on Monday night in Jacksonville, Ala.


Lady Bisons find road tough at Alabama A&M

Giving up 25 points on 19 turnovers, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 72-54 decision to homestanding Alabama A&M at Elmore Gymnasium in Normal, Ala.


Lady Bisons head south to take on Alabama A&M

Off to an 0-3 start to the year, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team heads to Alabama A&M on Saturday night looking for its first win of the season in the contest that tips off at 5 p.m.


Sluggish second half sees Lady Bisons fall at TSU

When the going gets tough, the Lipscomb Lady Bisons basketball team has to find a way to get going. Tennessee State, leading 29-25 at the half, outscored the Lady Bisons 28-14 in the first 10 minutes of the second half on the way to an 80-54 win Thursday night at the Gentry Center.


Lady Bisons travel to TSU for first road contest of 2011-12

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team makes its first, but one of its shortest road trips of the season on Thursday night making the trek across town to face Tennessee State at 7 p.m. at the Gentry Center.


Lady Bisons fall late to Austin Peay

Committing 14 turnovers in the second half that led to 11 points for the opposition, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a heartbreaking 61-58 non-conference decision to in-state rival Austin Peay on Monday night at Allen Arena in Nashville.


Lady Bisons set to host Austin Peay for in-state battle

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to host its second contest of the 2011-12 season on Monday night hosting Austin Peay for a 6:30 p.m. non-conference tilt at Allen Arena.


Comeback falls short for Lady Bisons in lid lifter

Despite getting 32 points from the bench, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped the 2011-12 season opener 68-59 to Air Force on Friday night at Allen Arena in Nashville.


Lady Bisons to host Air Force on Veteran's Day to open season

After a warmup exhibition tilt against Harding last Saturday, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team gets the 2011-12 season underway on Friday against Air Force at 5 p.m. As part of Veteran’s Day, fans are encouraged to wear red in honor of those who have served in the Armed Forces.


Hall of Fame Induction: Beth Willis Dolente (Athlete)

Beth Willis Dolente was inducted into the Lipscomb athletics Hall of Fame on Nov. 5. Beth played on the Lady Bisons basketball team from 1990-94 leading the team to a 75 percent winning percentage over her career and an appearance in the NAIA Championship game in 1994.


VIDEO: Lady Bisons host clinic at Cameron Middle School

Taking a couple of hours out of their preseason preparations for the 2011-12 season that kicks off this Friday, the Lipscomb women's basketball team recently hosted a clinic for the boys and girls basketball teams at Cameron Middle School in downtown Nashville.


Harding pulls away in final minutes to top Lipscomb

Scoring only one basket in the final 5:33 of play, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 51-45 exhibition contest to Harding on Saturday night at Allen Arena.


Women's basketball to host Harding on Saturday night

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team kicks off the 2011-12 slate on Saturday night with a 5 p.m. exhibition tilt against Harding at Allen Arena. Tickets are available starting at $7 for adults and $5 for children.


Video: Coach Bennett previews the 2011-12 season

Video: With the start of the 2011-12 Lady Bisons women's basketball season less than two weeks away, Lipscomb play-by-play man Jonathan Seamon had a chance recently to sit down coach Frank Bennett about the upcoming campaign.


Parking plans announced for basketball games

This fall Lipscomb athletics has been working to make parking simple for our basketball fans. For each men’s game this season, at least two shuttles will be running from the David Lipscomb Campus School football field to the front doors of Allen Arena.


2011 Hall of Fame class to be inducted Nov. 5

Lipscomb Director of Athletics Philip Hutcheson announced Wednesday that Jim Allen, Beth Willis Dolente, John Friend and Farrell Gean will be inducted as the latest members of the Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame in a ceremony on Nov. 5 on the Lipscomb University campus.


Bowers chosen Preseason All-Atlantic Sun

MACON, Ga. – With the 2011-12 season set to kick off in less than a month, Lipscomb senior guard Anna Bowers has been named to the 2011 All-Atlantic Sun Conference Preseason team as announced by the league on Tuesday.


Lady Bisons to host Sneak Peek on Oct. 18

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – With fall practice underway, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to host “Sneak Peek 2011” on Oct. 18th following the 6:30 p.m. volleyball game against Louisville at Allen Arena.


Basketball individual game tickets on sale

Individual game tickets for the 2011-12 basketball season are on sale now. Tickets start at $7 for adults and $5 for children 12 and under.


Allen Arena court to be named in honor of Don Meyer

The basketball court at Lipscomb’s Allen Arena will be named in honor of former head men’s basketball coach Don Meyer. The dedication will take place in a ceremony on Dec. 3, 2011.


Lady Bisons open fall camp in preparation for 2011-12

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – With a solid core of veteran players and five incoming freshmen, the Lipscomb women’s basketball is excited to get the 2011-12 season underway and the first step begins Sunday as the Lady Bisons hit the court for their first team practice.


2011-12 Basketball game times announced

The Bisons and Lady Bisons announced their home games times for the 2011-12 basketball season Tuesday. As part of an overall focus on making games even more family-friendly, most games will start at 6:30 p.m. this season.


Basketball season tickets and mini-packages now on sale

Season tickets and mini-packages for the 2011-12 men's and women's basketball season are now on sale to the public. Season tickets are $150 while mini-packages start at $45 for the ultimate convenience of fans that may not be suited for a season ticket.


Marquee games highlight 2011-12 Lady Bisons basketball slate

Headlined by a number of big matchups including an in-season tournament contest against cross-town foe Vanderbilt, the 2011-12 Lipscomb Lady Bisons women's basketball schedule looks to be an exciting campaign as announced by head coach Frank Bennett on Wednesday.


Lady Bisons earn top-25 academic honors

For the second year in a row the Lipscomb women's basketball team was honored as one of the top 25 Division 1 schools in the country academically, a sign, Coach Frank Bennett said, that his program is starting to master the "student" part of the student-athlete equation.


Atlantic Sun Summer Sessions: Women's Basketball

In June 2010, the Atlantic Sun was one of two conferences awarded funds as part of the NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Grant Program to increase awareness, exposure and attendance.