Garrison Mathews scored 29 points en route to becoming the fastest player in the NCAA era at Lipscomb to reach the 1,000-point mark but it was not enough as the Bisons fell 91-85 to a hot shooting North Florida squad.
The Bisons got a 30-point effort from sophomore guard Garrison Mathews en route to a 97-66 win over NJIT in the quarterfinal round of the 2017 ASUN Conference Men's Basketball Championships. Lipscomb advances to host No. 3 seed North Florida on Thursday night at 7 p.m.
Sophomores Garrison Mathews and Rob Marberry were named to the 2017 ASUN All-Conference team on Sunday with Mathews garnering a unanimous first-team selection, while Marberry was named to the second team.