Alexander adds former FRA standout Marberry to roster

Former Franklin Road Academy standout Rob Marberry will transfer from Western Kentucky to join the Bisons men's basketball squad for 2015-16.

Malcolm Montgomery: Basketball's Where Are They Now?

Malcolm Montgomery is back home. The former Lipscomb basketball standout has returned to Gallatin High School as the coach for the girls’ basketball team. (Photo by Adam Brown/Gallatin News)

Alexander adds 7-2 center to squad for 2015-16

7-foot-2 College of Charleston graduate transfer David Wishon has been signed by Lipscomb head coach Casey Alexander to join the squad for the 2015-16 season.

Denny named to A-Sun All-Tournament team

After helping lead the Bisons to the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship semifinals, junior forward Talbott Denny has been named to the all-tournament squad.

Strong second half not enough for men's hoops at No. 1 UNF

The Bisons dug a first-half hole that wast too deep to dig out of on Thursday night in a 71-57 loss to top-seeded North Florida. J.C. Hampton led the Bisons with a 16-point night as Lipscomb finished the season 14-17 overall.

Where are they now? Basketball's John Friend

John Friend (left) is technically retired but he still serves as a consultant and chief fundraiser for the athletics department at Purdue-Calumet. He played basketball at Lipscomb, but is known throughout the country as a top football coach and is a frequent speaker at clinics.

Men's hoops heads to No. 1 UNF for A-Sun semi matchup

The No. 5 Bisons head to the Sunshine State on Thursday night for a 6 p.m. A-Sun Tournament semifinal game at No. 1 North Florida. The game will air live on 102.1 The Light as well as ESPN and the WatchESPN app.

Team effort leads to OT thriller win for men's basketball

The No. 5 Bisons opened the 2015 Atlantic Sun Conference Championship with a 76-73 overtime win at No.4 Northern Kentucky. Senior Martin Smith led the way with a 13-point night. The Bisons head to top-seeded North Florida on Thursday night for a semifinal matchup with the Ospreys.

No. 4 Norse await men's hoops in A-Sun tourney opener

The road to the A-Sun championship begins in the Bluegrass State for the Bisons with a 6 p.m. tilt against Northern Kentucky. The game will air locally on 94.9 Game 2 as well as ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

Williams named first-team All A-Sun

Sophomore guard Josh Williams has been named first-team All-Atlantic Sun Conference by a vote of the league coaches. Williams and the Bisons open the 2015 A-Sun Tourney on Tuesday night at Northern Kentucky.

Men's hoops rolls past Kennesaw State on Senior Day

The Bisons placed five scorers in double figures en route to a 94-75 win over Kennesaw State on Saturday morning at Allen Arena. Lipscomb returns to action on Tuesday night in the opening round of the A-Sun Tournament.

Free mugs donuts and coffee as men's hoops hosts KSU

The Bisons wrap up the 2014-15 regular season on Saturday morning hosting Kennesaw State at 10 a.m. at Allen Arena. There will be free coffee, donuts and mugs.

Malcolm Smith opts to leave men's basketball program

Lipscomb senior forward Malcom Smith has decided to leave the men's basketball program. He finishes his career as one of only 44 players to score 1,000 points or more for the Bisons.

Where are they now? Basketball's John Pierce

John Pierce is the all-time leading scorer in collegiate basketball history; a record that many think will never be surpassed. As coach at Franklin Road Academy he was busy this week with sub-state competition, but was able to spend some time talking with

Shooting woes sink men's hoops at USC Upstate

Shooting just 27 percent on the night, the Bisons dropped a 70-47 Atlantic Sun Conference decision at USC Upstate on Wednesday night. Sophomore Josh Williams led the Bisons with a 15-point night.

Snow threat moves men's basketball at Upstate up

With a forecast of 4-6 inches of snow for Wednesday night, the Bisons key game at USC Upstate has been moved up to a 5 p.m. tip. The game will air in its entirety on ESPN3 but will be joined in progress on 94.9 Game 2 at 5:45 p.m..

Key road match with Upstate awaits men's hoops

The final regular-season road tilt is set to be an important one on Wednesday night as the Bisons take on USC Upstate at 6 p.m. at the G.B. Hodge Center. The contest will air on 94.9 Game 2 and ESPN3.

Hampton, Lang, Williams lead men's hoops past Jacksonville

The Bisons got 22 points from J.C. Hampton, 21 points from Josh Williams and 19 points and 10 rebounds from Chad Lang in an 87-83 win at Jacksonville on Saturday afternoon.

Men's hoops continues road action at Jacksonville

The Bisons continue Atlantic Sun Conference road action on Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. taking on homestanding Jacksonville. The contest will air on 94.9 Game 2 as well as ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

Fast start not enough for men's hoops against UNF

The Bisons opened the game with a 44-point half at North Florida on Thursday night but could not keep pace with the Ospreys in a 93-78 loss at UNF Arena. Sophomore guard Josh Williams led Lipscomb with a 23-point night.

Men's basketball looks to heat up against UNF

The Bisons continue A-Sun play on Thursday night at North Florida taking on the Ospreys at UNF Arena at 6 p.m. The contest will air on ESPN3 and via the WatchESPN app.

Comeback attempt for men's hoops rims out against FGCU

The Bisons tried to rally from 14 points down in the second half against FGCU but a last-second trey from freshman Nathan Moran just would not go down as Lipscomb fell 76-74 to the A-Sun leading Eagles.

Men's hoops to host A-Sun leader FGCU Saturday

Atlantic Sun Conference leader FGCU comes to Allen Arena on Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. The game is set to air on ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

Smith and Williams lead men's hoops past Stetson

It took 29 from Malcolm Smith and 25 from Josh Williams for the Bisons to outlast a resilient Stetson team 87-85 on Thursday night at Allen Arena.

Men's basketball returns home to host Stetson

The Bisons return home to Allen Arena on Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. to host A-Sun foe Stetson. The contest will air on ESPN3 as well as the WatchESPN app.

Sluggish start leads to loss at NKU for men's hoops

The Bisons hit just four shots from the field in the first half en route to a 77-60 loss at Northern Kentucky on Saturday night in Highland Heights, Ky. Josh Williams led the Bisons with a 21-point effort in the loss.

Road swing closes for men's basketball at NKU on Saturday

The Bisons close out a 3-game road run on Saturday night taking on Northern Kentucky at the Bank of Kentucky Center in Highland Heights, Kentucky. The contest will air live on 94.9 Game 2 as well as on ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

Late surge by Stetson sinks men's basketball on road

Despite leading for more than 26 minutes on Saturday afternoon, the Bisons dropped a 75-73 decision at Stetson. Josh Williams led Lipscomb with 21 points ahead of Malcolm Smith, who scored 19.

Men's hoops set for Saturday matinee at Stetson

The Bisons are set to continue A-Sun road action on Saturday at noon taking on league foe Stetson at the Edmunds Center. Tune in on 94.9 Game 2 or on ESPN3 to catch all of the action.

First half woes sink men's basketball at FGCU

Atlantic Sun Conference action continued for the Bisons on Thursday night with Lipscomb dropping a 78-62 decision at FGCU in the Sunshine State. Sophomore guard J.C. Hampton led the Purple and Gold with 13 points, six rebounds and three assists.

Thursday night tilt at FGCU on tap for men's basketball

The Bisons head to the Sunshine State this week to take on FGCU and Stetson. The trip gets started on Thursday night at 6:05 p.m. as Lipscomb battles the Eagles at Alico Arena on ESPN3.

Battle of the Boulevard named a Best Under-the-Radar Rivalry

Bleacher Report has named the annual "Battle of the Boulevard" between Lipscomb and Belmont as one of the top-10 "Under-the-Radar" rivalries. The website ranked the rivalry between the Bisons and Bruins as No. 4.

Second-half dooms men's basketball against North Florida

The Bisons dropped the first A-Sun contest of the year on Saturday falling the league leader North Florida 75-66. Lipscomb got 21 points from Josh Williams and 13 from Malcolm Smith. Talbott Denny and J.C. Hampton added 12 and 11, respectively.

Star Wars, Adoption Rally, A-Sun unbeatens on tap for Bisons

Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. marks a battle between A-Sun unbeatens Lipscomb and North Florida at Allen Arena. The contest also is Star Wars Day and the annual Adoption Rally.

Men's hoops remains perfect in A-Sun play with 2OT thriller

J.C. Hampton notched his first career double-double scoring 17 points and dishing out 10 assists as the Bisons rallied for an 80-77 double-overtime win over A-Sun foe Jacksonville on Thursday night at Allen Arena.

Men's hoops returns home to host Jacksonville

The Bisons return to Allen Arena on Thursday night looking to stay atop the Atlantic Sun with a win over Jacksonville. The contest tips off at 6:30 p.m. and will air live on ESPN3

Williams picks up A-Sun weekly honor after big week

Sophomore guard Josh Williams picked up A-Sun co-Player of the Week honors on Monday after leading the Bisons to a 2-0 record a week ago in league play. Williams averaged 23 points per game for the Purple and Gold as Lipscomb improved to 3-0 in the A-Sun.

Smith and Williams lead men's hoops to road win at KSU

Malcolm Smith scored 29 and Josh Williams added 28 as the Bisons downed A-Sun foe Kennesaw State to improve to 3-0 in league play for the first time in school history.

Men's hoops heads to Kennesaw State for A-Sun action

The Bisons head to the "Peach State" on Saturday afternoon for a 1 p.m. contest with A-Sun foe Kennesaw State. The game will air on ESPN3 and on 94.9 Game 2.

Team effort leads men's hoops to win over Upstate

The Bisons got 18 points from sophomore Josh Williams en route to a 60-58 Atlantic Sun Conference win over USC Upstate. The victory marked the sixth-straight win at Allen Arena for the Purple and Gold.

Home streak on line for men's hoops against Upstate

The Bisons put a five-game home winning streak on the line on Tuesday night hosting A-Sun foe USC Upstate at 6:30 p.m. The game will air live on ESPN3.

24 from Williams leads Bisons to A-Sun opener victory

Sophomore guard Josh Williams scored 24 points as the Bisons opened conference play with an 80-61 win over Northern Kentucky.

Atlantic Sun play opens for men's hoops hosting NKU

The Bisons continue home action on Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena. The game will air live on ESPN3 with Jonathan and Justin Seamon calling the game.

Fast start leads men's basketball past Rhodes

The Lipscomb men’s basketball team came out on fire on Monday night sinking the first eight shots from the floor in a 90-53 win over Rhodes at Allen Arena. Sophomore guard Josh Williams led four Bisons in double figures with a game-high 16.

Nonconference slate ends for men's hoops on Monday night

The Bisons return home to the friendly confines of Allen Arena on Monday night hosting Rhodes at 7:30 p.m. The contest will air live on ESPN3 with Jonathan and Justin Seamon calling the action.

Men's basketball falls after Missouri second-half surge

Unable to sink a basket over the final 9:33, the Bisons dropped a hard-fought 72-60 decision to homestanding Missouri on Saturday afternoon at Mizzou Arena.

Missouri wraps up road nonconference slate for men's hoops

Men's basketball returns to action on Saturday afternoon with a 4 p.m. tilt at SEC foe Missouri. The game is slated to air live on 94.9 Game 2 in the Nashville area as well as on the SEC Network.

24 turnovers prove costly in loss at UTC for men's hoops

The Bisons were unable to hang on to the ball on Monday night in a 78-60 loss at Chattanooga. The 24 miscues were a season-high and led to 32 points for the Mocs.

Men's basketball set to renew series with Chattanooga

Renewing a series that dates back to 1962, the Bisons are set to battle with Chattanooga on Monday night at 6 p.m.

Williams' 21 lifts men's hoops over Austin Peay

Sophomore guard Josh Williams scored a game-high 21 on 8-of-13 shooting to give Lipscomb a 69-63 win over Austin Peay. The victory halts a two-game skid and send the Bisons into the Christmas break with some momentum.

Men's hoops closes first half hosting Austin Peay

With over 3,000 frequent flyer miles logged this week, the Bisons return home on Sunday afternoon for a matinee with Austin Peay at 2 p.m. at Allen Arena. The contest will also air on ESPN3 and via the WatchESPN app.

Princeton aerial attack too much for men's hoops

Princeton drained 14 treys on Friday night as the Bisons hit only 2-of-16 en route to a 77-55 loss to the Tigers. Malcolm Smith led all scorers with 20 points.

Men's hoops ready for road meeting with Princeton

Men's basketball wraps up a 3-game road swing on Friday night taking on Ivy League foe Princeton at 7 p.m. at Jadwin Gymnasium. The game will air live on 94.9 Game 2.

No. 9 Texas proves tough road task for the Bisons

Lipscomb faced a No. 9 Texas team that had its offense get on track early and often as the Bisons fell 106-61 to the Longhorns at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas.

Meeting with No. 9 Texas on tap for men's basketball

The Bisons are set for a 7 p.m. tip on Tuesday night at No. 9 Texas at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. The contest will air nationally on the Longhorn Network as well as ESPN3 and the WatchESPN app.

Wishon named A-Sun Newcomer of the Week

Fresh off a 21-point effort against Austin Peay on Saturday night, Lipscomb sophomore Brett Wishon has been named the Atlantic Sun Conference Newcomer of the Week.

21 from Wishon leads men's hoops past Austin Peay

Sophomore forward Brett Wishon drained seven treys to lead the Bisons to a 68-59 win over Austin Peay on Saturday afternoon in Clarksville.

Trip to Austin Peay on tap for men's basketball

The Bisons return to action on Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m. making the trip to Austin Peay to battle the Governors at the Winfred Dunn Center in Clarksville. Catch the action live on 94.9 Game 2.

Where are they now? Wade Tomlinson got a chance to catch up with former Bison Wade Tomlinson Sunday after the women's basketball game with Tennessee. Tomlinson has been a familiar face around the Lipscomb campus this year.

Smith's 22 lifts men's hoops past Tennessee State

Behind a 22-point effort from senior forward Malcolm Smith, the Lipscomb men’s basketball downed cross-town foe Tennessee State 77-68 on Saturday afternoon at Allen Arena. The veteran hit 8-of-11 from the field and added six free throws at the line to lead the Bisons (3-4).

Men's hoops returns home to host TSU and Santa

The men's basketball team returns home on Saturday afternoon for "Christmas with the Bisons" hosting Tennessee State at 4 p.m. The first 400 fans will receive a special "Christmas sweater" t-shirt. The jolly old elf himself will also be on hand for plenty of selfies.

22 from Williams not enough as men's hoops falls at TTU

Sophomore guard Josh Williams paced the Bisons with 22 points on 7-of-12 shooting from the floor but it would not be enough as Lipscomb dropped an 84-79 decision at Tennessee Tech on Wednesday night in Cookeville.

Road swing continues for Bison men at Tennessee Tech

The Lipscomb men's basketball team heads to Cookeville on Wednesday night for a 6 p.m. contest against Tennessee Tech. Tune in to 94.9 Game 2 to catch all the action live.

Comeback falls short for men's hoops at Colorado

The Bisons outpaced the Buffaloes 40-35 in the second half but a 14-point, halftime deficit was too much to overcome in an 84-75 loss to Colorado on Sunday afternoon in Boulder.

Men's hoops heads west to battle Colorado on Pac-12 Network

It will be a battle between the Bisons and Buffaloes on Sunday as Lipscomb visits Colorado on Sunday at Noon on the Pac-12 Network nationwide. The game will also air in the Nashville area on 94.9 Game 2.

Smith twins pour in season-high 21 in loss at Belmont

The Bisons dug an early hole that was too much to dig out in an 82-77 loss to rival Belmont at the Curb Event Center. Malcolm Smith scored 21 points, grabbed six boards and dished four assists in the loss. Twin brother Martin added 21 for the Purple and Gold.

Round 2 Battle on tap for men's basketball on Monday night

The Bisons continue action in the Music City on Monday night with the shortest trip of the season to take on Belmont at 7 p.m. at the Curb Event Center. Tickets still remain through the Belmont Ticket Office.

Moran leads men's hoops to win over Transylvania

Freshman guard Nathan Moran led the way for the Bisons on Saturday night with 16 points en route to a 74-63 win over Transylvania.

Old rivalry to renew on Saturday night for men's basketball

It's been nearly 30 years since Lipscomb and Transylvania have met on the hardwood but the drought will end on Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena as the Pioneers come to the "Music City".

Hodzic heads to Greece to continue pro career

Former Bison standout Adnan Hodzic is headed to Greece to continue his professional basketball career after signing to play for the Aires Trikala Basketball Club.

Men's hoops falls to Vanderbilt in Thursday night tilt

J.C. Hampton led the Bisons with 13 points Thursday night, but it was not enough to keep pace with the hot-shooting Commodores in a 72-62 loss inside Memorial Gymnasium on the campus of Vanderbilt.

Men's hoops set to take on Vandy on FSN

The Bisons will make the trip to Vanderbilt on Thursday night to take on the Commodores at 8 p.m. on FSN. The game will also be carried live on 94.9 Game 2.

Alexander signs Mathews and Pepper to 14-15 class

Bison basketball head coach Casey Alexander has announced the signing of high school players Garrison Mathews and Eli Pepper to National Letters of Intent.

Smith claims 1,000th point as Bisons fall to Belmont

In front of a boisterous crowd inside Allen Arena the Lipscomb men’s basketball team could not slow the hot-handed Belmont and fell 87-62 in the 135th edition of the Battle of the Boulevard. Martin Smith finished the night with 12 points on 3-of-9 shooting.

Willams named A-Sun Player of the Week after 32-point effort

Sophomore Josh Williams picked up his first career Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Week award after leading the Bisons to a 91-70 win over Berry on Friday night. Williams scored 32 points against the Vikings on 9-of-15 shooting from the floor.

Monday night Battle with Belmont set for men's hoops

The Bisons are set to host the 135th installment of the Battle of the Boulevard on Monday night at Allen Arena. A limited number of tickets are available by contacting the Lipscomb Ticket office.

Williams posts 32 to lead men's hoops past Berry in opener

The Lipscomb Bisons opened the regular basketball season on a successful note with a 91-70 win over Berry College Friday night at Allen Arena.

Men's hoops to open 14-15 hosting Berry on Friday night

Men's basketball returns to Allen Arena on Friday night as the Bisons host Berry at 8 p.m. The Purple and Gold return four double-figure scorers from the 2013-14 squad including preseason All-Atlantic Sun Conference picks Martin Smith and J.C. Hampton.

21 men's hoops games to air in 2014-15

The Bisons will make first-time appearances this season on the SEC, Longhorn and PAC-12 networks along with all 14 Atlantic Sun Conference contests airing on ESPN3.

Inside the Herd: Martin Smith

Get to know 2014 preseason All-Atlantic Sun Conference selection Martin Smith. Remember the Bisons tipoff 2014-15 action on Friday night hosting Berry at 8 p.m. at Allen Arena.

Herd Nation: J.C. Hampton edition

Austin Gwin goes behind the scenes with sophomore point guard J.C. Hampton on the latest installment of Herd Nation.

Video: Atlantic Sun Conference preview

The Atlantic Sun Conference has released the 2014-15 season preview video featuring men's basketball. Watch as Jonathan Seamon checks in with Casey Alexander, Malcolm and Martin Smith.

Inside the Herd: Malcolm Smith

A quick Q&A with senior forward Malcolm Smith, who looks forward to traveling once he finishes school at Lipscomb.

Video: Mr. Lee's Pizza Party hit with season ticket holders

The Bisons and Lady Bisons welcomed the 2014-15 season ticket holders to Allen Arena on Monday night for the 3rd-Annual Mr. Lee's Pizza Party.

Legend Pierce named to 2015 TN Sports Hall of Fame

Men's basketball legend John Pierce will be inducted into the 2015 Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame for his play on the court. The induction ceremony is scheduled for June 6, 2015 at the Omni Hotel in Nashville.

Inside the Herd: Charles Smith

A behind-the-scenes look into big man Charles Smith, who loves visiting all of the great places to eat in Nashville.

Men's hoops picked third/Smith and Hampton earn honors

The Atlantic Sun Conference men's basketball coaches have selected the Bisons to finish the 2014-15 season in third place according to the preseason poll. The league media slotted the Purple and Gold one place higher in second place.

Inside the Herd: Aaron Korn had a chance to catch up with freshman guard Aaron Korn, who's hidden skill is ping pong.

Video: Mic'd up with Casey Alexander - first practice

Go behind the scenes of the Bisons first team practice of 2014-15 with the sights and sounds from head coach Casey Alexander.

Video: First practice of 14-15 in the books for men's hoops

Insight from head coach Casey Alexander following the Bisons opening practice of the 2014-15 season.

Inside the Herd: Asa Duvall

A quick Q&A with Bisons freshman guard Asa Duvall, who lists his favorite place to eat in Nashville as Pinewood Social.

Inside the Herd: JJ Butler with a Q&A for junior guard JJ Butler. The Maryland native hopes to one day run a Fortune 500 corporation.

Men's hoops to battle Vandy on FSN

When the Bisons travel over to West End to take on Vanderbilt in November, the game has been selected to air on FSN as part of the Southeastern Conference's distribution package.

Inside the Herd: J.C. Hampton

A quick Q&A with redshirt-sophomore point guard J.C. Hampton, who has a special place in his heart for special needs children.

Inside the Herd: Nathan Moran

A quick Q&A men's hoops freshman Nathan Moran, who wants to become a basketball trainer after finishing college.

Inside the Herd: Chad Johnson - Men's Basketball

A quick Q&A with Lipscomb senior guard Chad Johnson, who you probably didn't know has his own blog.

Inside the Herd: Brett Wishon - Men's Basketball

A quick Q&A with Lipscomb redshirt-sophomore Brett Wishon, who you probably didn't know shoots right but writes left.

Big road trips highlight 2014-15 campaign for men's hoops

With key nonconference matchups against Texas, Missouri, Colorado, Princeton and Vanderbilt, the slate is set for the 2014-15 men's basketball season. Season tickets are already on sale and can be bought through the Lipscomb ticket office.

Summer hoops rewind Q&A with Coach Alexander

Bisons head coach Casey Alexander spent a few minutes this week recapping a busy summer of workouts and trips on the recruiting trail.

Pair of Lipscomb hoops hall of famers pass away

Former men's basketball greats Roy Sewell Jr. and John Henderson, who are both members of the Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame, have recently passed away.

Bleacher Report names men's hoops mid-major to watch

The Bleacher Report has named Lipscomb men's basketball one of three teams that could become the next mid-major power in college basketball. The Bisons are joined on the short list by Georgia State and Winthrop.

Where are they now? Jason Hopkins recently had the chance to catch up with former men's hoopster Jason Hopkins, who has just taken a job as the head boys' basketball coach at Edmonds-Woodway High School in Edmonds, Washington