After leading the Bisons in scoring and becoming the fastest player in the NCAA Division I era for Lipscomb to reach the 1,000-point mark, Garrison Mathews has been named to the NABC First-Team All-District 3.
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.
With a chance to advance to the ASUN Championship final on the line for the first time since 2006, the No. 2 Bisons are set to host No. 3 seed North Florida at 7 p.m. on Thursday night at Allen Arena.
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.
The No 2. Bisons play host to No. 7 NJIT on Monday night at Allen Arena. Tickets are available online or by calling 615-966-HERD (4373)
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.
Lipscomb's Cam Miller and Eli Pepper were honored on Friday with selections to the 2017 ASUN Conference Men's Basketball All-Academic team. The Bisons were the only team with two selections on the eight-member team.
On the heels of leading the Bisons to an 85-74 road win at Kennesaw State on Thursday night with a 24-point effort, junior guard Nathan Moran has been named the ASUN Men's Basketball Player of the Week.
The Bisons erupted for 62 points in the first half en route to an 85-72 ASUN Conference road win at Kennesaw State to close out the 2016-17 regular season. Lipscomb returns home on Monday night to open the ASUN Championships at 7 p.m.
Bison basketball assistant coaches Steve Drabyan and Sean Rutigliano shares about why they are passionate about coaching