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Bisons crowned 2013-14 A-Sun Academic Champions

A record 212 Lipscomb student-athletes garnered A-Sun honors in 2013-14 leading to the Bisons claiming the 2013-14 A-Sun Academic Team title.

Don Meyer's legacy remembered at Sunday's memorial

It was an afternoon for telling stories, remembering the good times and the hard times and discussing the life lessons learned from Coach Don Meyer

High reflects on Captain D's and letters with Coach Meyer

Bison associate athletic director Brent High reflects on his formative time with former men's basketball coach Don Meyer including the lunch trips to Meyer's favorite lunch spot and Meyer's fondness for note writing.

Meyer Celebration of Life to air on ESPN3

Sunday afternoon's 2 p.m. Celebration of Life honoring former Lipscomb head coach Don Meyer is set to air on ESPN3 live from Allen Arena

'He wanted nothing more than to be a conduit of blessings"

Frank Bennett spent more than 20 years working alongside Coach Don Meyer as the head coach of the Lipscomb women's basketball team. Coach Bennett took a few minutes this week to reflect on Coach Meyer's legacy at Lipscomb.

Lipscomb legend Meyer passes away at 69

Former Bison men's basketball head coach Don Meyer has passed away peacefully at his home in Aberdeen, S.D. after a lengthy battle with cancer.

Volleyball promotional video nominated for national SVG award

"This is Lipscomb Volleyball" a promotional video shot last fall leading into the A-Sun tournament has been nominated in the “Outstanding Promotion, PSA, Tease, or Marketing Campaign” by the Sports Video Group (SVG) and the National Association of Collegiate Athletic Directors of America (NACDA).

Inaugural Lippy awards filled with laughs and honors

The Lipscomb Student Athletic Advisory Committee hosted the inaugural Lippy awards last week to honor the athletes and staff.

Hall of Famers, Meyer and Banks, celebrate excellence

The annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence left an everlasting impression on all who attended covering topics such as sports and the power of the Lord.

Don Meyer's presence still strongly felt in Allen Arena

Legendary coach Don Meyer last coached a Lipscomb Bisons basketball team in the 1998-99 season. But his presence is still felt at Allen Arena where the court bears his name. His influence at Lipscomb is stronger than just a logo on a court.

'Mr. Cub' Ernie Banks to headline 6th Annual Don Meyer Evening

Ernie Banks will be the featured guest for the 6th Annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence on April 19th at Lipscomb's Allen Arena. General admission tickets are $25 and can be purchased at

The Lipscomb family lost a true friend in Jeff Spivey

In the Lipscomb athletic department Jeff Spivey was the ultimate utility man. During his time with the Bisons he wore a number of hats ranging from operating a campus print shop to starting the volleyball program. Spivey passed away Friday.

Familiar faces greet Honduras mission team in Duyure

A team of 14 Bisons are currently in Duyure, Honduras supporting Mission Lazarus. Associate Athletic Director Brent High has checked in with details on the first couple of days.

Bisons reflect on Christmas around the world

Christmas Day is celebrated in various ways with each country having variations on the traditions of the season. Some Lipscomb student-athletes spent some time talking about the Christmas season in their home countries before leaving for the break.

Bisons reflect on Christmas memories

It’s Christmas Eve and most of us are celebrating with friends and family or finishing that last second shopping and cooking. Some of Lipscomb’s athletes took some time to talk about their favorite Christmas presents and their memories of the season. Merry Christmas to all fans of Bisons athletics.

FCA Honduras mission Day 5-6 Recap

A group of student-athletes are spending part of their Christmas break in Honduras to support the Jovines en Camino mission. Follow along with the trip with the blog by Ryan Terry.

FCA Honduras mission Day 3-4 recap

A group of student-athletes are spending part of their Christmas break in Honduras to support the Jovines en Camino mission. Follow along with the trip with the blog by Ryan Terry.

FCA Honduras mission Day 1-2 recap

A group of student-athletes are spending part of their Christmas break in Honduras to support the Jovines en Camino mission. Follow along with the trip with the blog by Ryan Terry.

Bisons reflect on Thanksgiving memories

It is a busy time for many of the athletes at Lipscomb University. But several of them took some time to talk with about what the Thanksgiving holiday means to them.

Where are they now? Chad Fromm

Chad Fromm made two college stops before finding his way to Lipscomb. He knows that God had a purpose for leading him to Lipscomb and that it wasn't just to get an education and pitch for the baseball team.

Lipscomb pacing A-Sun all-sports race after fall

Led by men's and women's cross country, Lipscomb Athletics is setting the pace in the A-Sun All-Sports race through the fall sports. The Bisons lead the field with 117 of a possible 147 total points.

AD Hutcheson statement on phasing out usage of LU

A statement from athletics director Philip Hutcheson on discontinuing the interlocking LU

New Coach and Cheerleaders Announced for 2013-2014

Lipscomb Athletics has announced a new coach as well as a 17-member cheerleading squad for the 2013-14 basketball season. Shawn Despot, a former four-year Bison cheerleader who works in Lipscomb Admissions, has taken over the coaching reins.

Shannon O'Brien following the lead of the Lord

Sometimes we don’t know where we are going. And sometimes when we get there we don’t know what we are there for.As the spiritual formation director for female athletes at Lipscomb University Shannon O’Brien is prepared to go in whatever direction the Lord leads her.

Chuck: Goodbye, Farewell and Amen

Approximately 500 people attended “A Celebration of Life” for Chuck Sunday afternoon at Allen Arena. The hour-and-a –half was filled with memories and stories of Chuck, known as “Super Fan” for Lipscomb.

Celebration of Life for Chuck Ross set for Sept. 29

The Nashville community will gather at Allen Arena on Sept. 29 for a Celebration of Life honoring Nashville super fan Chuck Ross

Stories abound in remembrance of Chuck Ross

Calls, emails and stories have flowed in since last Friday's news that Lipscomb super fan Chuck Ross passed away.

Super fan Chuck Ross passes away

Longtime Bisons superfan Chuck Ross passed away early Friday morning in Nashville. Chuck was known for his love and dedication to not only Lipscomb but also Nashville.

FCA Honduras mission update No. 2

Hard work and lots of bonding continue on the 2013 FCA Honduras mission trip. Shaun Dean checks in with an update on the last few days.

Lipscomb FCA Honduras mission update

Four LU athletes are spending their last week before starting the fall semester on a mission to Zamarano, Honduras led by the Lipscomb FCA.

Special Fourth of July Giveaway from Lipscomb Athletics

Lipscomb Athletics is looking to update your information and by doing so, you will have a chance to win some great prizes.

Lipscomb leads A-Sun in academic honors

For the second straight year, Lipscomb led the Atlantic Sun Conference with a league-best 180 All-Academic Scholars. The Bisons also landed 83 Conference Scholars, top in the league.

Cheerleading tryouts set for 2013-14

The schedule has been set for the 2013-14 Bison cheerleader tryouts beginning with an informational meeting on Aug. 20.

Student-athletes set for busy summer

In the fall, when students return to school, they are often asked to write an essay about what they did on their summer vacations. This week got a head start and asked several LU athletes what they are doing their summer vacations.