The Bisons turned a one-point deficit late in the first half into a convincing 86-69 beat down of top-seeded UNCG in second-round action of the NIT at the Greensboro Coliseum.
The Lipscomb men’s basketball team begins continues its postseason quest on Saturday as the Bisons head back to North Carolina to take on UNC Greensboro in the second round of the NIT.
Lipscomb and UNCG are set to battle Saturday at 1 p.m. CT on ESPN in a second round matchup in the NIT.
Lipscomb advances to the next round of the NIT with a wild 89-81 victory at Davidson Tuesday night inside John M. Belk Arena.
The Lipscomb men’s basketball team begins postseason play on Tuesday as the Bisons head to North Carolina to face Davidson in the first round of the NIT.
The Bisons earned an NIT bid as a No. 5 seed and will visit No. 4 Davidson at 6 p.m. CT on Tuesday in a game to be aired on ESPN3.
Already named the ASUN Player of the Year, Lipscomb senior guard Garrison Mathews has been named to the U.S. Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) All-District IV team.
Lipscomb came agonizingly close to winning back-to-back ASUN Tournaments on Sunday afternoon, but the Bisons fell just short, losing to Liberty 74-68 in Nashville.
A birth in the NCAA Tournament is on the line on Sunday as the No. 1 seed Lipscomb men’s basketball team defends its ASUN Championship crown against the No. 2 seed Liberty at 2 p.m. in Allen Arena.