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June 09, 2010
At one time gymnastics was a perennial nationally ranked sport at Lipscomb under the direction of coach Tom Hanvey. The gymnastics team members are planning a reunion. Kit Bunger, a former member of the team is still involved in the sport as co-owner of Let It Shine Gymnastics. He spent a few minutes answering some questions for lipscombsports.com.
June 02, 2010
Nicole Burgess played both basketball and tennis for the Lipscomb. She has been teaching in the Metro Public School System in Nashville for 23 years, the last three at Hume-Fogg Magnet. She was named the Metropolitan Public Schools 2011 Teacher of the Year in the high school division.
May 12, 2010
Celeste Peacock Middleton played basketball at Lipscomb from 1982-86 under Frank Bennett and Trish Duty. Today she lives in Murfreesboro and is an agent for State Farm.
May 06, 2010
April Ezell played badminton, basketball, and tennis at Lipscomb. She went on to serve as an assistant women's basketball coach for 14 years. Today she teaches in the Kinesiology Department at Lipscomb.
April 21, 2010
Frankie Mayo Williams is a member of the Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame and is one of the top tennis players to compete as a Lady Bison. She was the team captain and played the No.1 position in both singles and doubles all four years. She graduated from Lipscomb in 1976 with a degree in Home Economics.
April 17, 2010
Like most people who successfully follow their dreams Tim Tebow has accomplished his goals through his focus, hard work and his faith in Jesus Christ. Saturday night Tebow spoke at Allen Arena for the Don Meyer "Evening of Excellence".
April 14, 2010
Raymond Harvey played baseball at Lipscomb from 1987-1990 under legendary coaches Ken Dugan and Al Austelle. Today Raymond is the owner of Stronghold Fitness in Murfreesboro.
April 07, 2010
Bayron Binkley served as the mascot for the Lipscomb Bisons from 1978-79. Since graduating he has been a strong support of athletics programs. He serves on the radio broadcast crew of David Lipscomb High School football games.
March 17, 2010
Marcus Bodie was one of the most exciting players in Bisons basketball history playing from 1986 to 1990. He is college basketball's all-time steals leader with 440 steals.
March 12, 2010
Tim Tebow's parents, Bob & Pam, will conduct a parenting seminar called "Bringing up Tim Tebow: Raising Children to Love God and Serve Others" on Sat., April 17th at 2 p.m. in Allen Arena. Tickets are $5.
March 10, 2010
Richard Taylor played basketball at Lipscomb from 1983-87 under coach Don Meyer. He was a member of the 1986 NAIA National Championship team.
February 24, 2010
Chris Snoddy worked as a student trainer for the Lipscomb athletics teams and also spent several years after graduation with the athletics department as the head trainer and a teacher in the kinesiology deparment. Snoddy spent some time to talk with LipscombSports.com about his time on campus.
February 22, 2010
Don Meyer, who coached at Lipscomb from 1975 to 1999 amassing a record of 663-181, announced Monday morning that he would retire from coaching at the end of this season. Meyer currently coaches at Northern State University.
February 17, 2010
Courtney Boynton West played basketball for the Lady Bisons from 2001 to 2005. She is the leading scorer for Lipscomb in the NCAA-era with 1,438 points. Today she is a physical education teacher at Madison Creek Elementary.
February 14, 2010
Tickets to the Second Annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence featuring Tim Tebow are now on sale for $50.
February 03, 2010
John Mansfield played basketball at Lipscomb from 1958-60. Today he spends a great deal of his time serving as an Abraham Lincoln presenter, making public appearances across the country as the 16th president of the United States.
January 27, 2010
Ted Jamison started for the Lipscomb baseball team as the lead-off hitter and center field from 1969 to 1972 under head coach Ken Dugan. Jamison was the first African-American to play baseball at Lipscomb and he is a member of the Lipscomb Hall of Fame.
January 27, 2010
Lipscomb holds a narrow lead on ETSU in the A-Sun All-Academic race. The Bisons' percentages for men's cross country, men's basketball and women's basketball all top the conference. The Bisons lead with 87 student-athletes on the team.
January 26, 2010
John Craig was looking for a Senior Seminar project in 1990, and Lipscomb and Belmont were about to play a basketball game. The Lipscomb undergraduate decided to design posters and T-shirts to promote the game, which he felt not only needed more hype, but also a name.
January 25, 2010
Tickets to the Second Annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence featuring Tim Tebow are now on sale to National Bison Club members.
January 20, 2010
Ann Mullins played volleyball at Lipscomb from 2005-2007. After transferring from the University of Tennessee Mullins was named Atlantic Sun Libero of the Year (2005) and was a three-time member of the Atlantic Sun All-Conference Team (First Team, 2006, 2007; Second Team, 2005).
January 18, 2010
Tickets for the Second Annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence on April 17 featuring Tim Tebow will go on sale this Monday, Jan. 25th at 10 a.m. CST at www.LipscombSports.com exclusively to members of the National Bison Club.
January 11, 2010
Former University of Florida quarterback Tim Tebow will be the featured speaker at Lipscomb University's Second Annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence on April 17.
January 10, 2010
Athletic director Philip Hutcheson, men's basketball coach Scott Sanderson, and volleyball coach Brandon Rosenthal take to the airwaves throughout the day Monday as the Bisons and Lady Bisons take on Belmont in the "Battle of the Boulevard" Monday evening.
January 06, 2010
Steve Fletcher graduated from Lipscomb in 1977 after a brilliant career both as a hitter and pitcher. During Steve's career the Bisons averaged an amazing 45 wins a season. Steve Fletcher will always be known for leading Lipscomb to their first National Championship and putting Lipscomb athletics on the map.
January 06, 2010
Due to the threat of snow on Thursday, the Golden Bisons luncheon has been reschedule for next Thursday, Jan. 14 at 11 a.m. in McQuiddy Gymnasium.
January 05, 2010
The Nashville RBI program is offering a clinic with several professional baseball players, including former Lipscomb standouts Steve Liddle and Caleb Joseph. Proceeds from the clinic will benefit the Nashville RBI program, which is directed by former Lipscomb baseball star Reggie Whittemore.
December 30, 2009
Beth Stewart Stark is easily the most decorated player in the 30-year history of women's basketball at Lipscomb University. Stark played at the No. 4 forward spot from 1992 through 1996 for the Lady Bisons during the NAIA era.
December 16, 2009
Jan Andre' Williams' road to playing for the Lipscomb Bisons was a winding one starting at the University of Memphis. LipscombSports.com caught up with Jan Andre during his busy work schedule at Youth Encouragement Services (Y.E.S).
December 09, 2009
Cameron Robinson made his way from the Caribbean to Florida to play high school basketball and earned a scholarship to Lipscomb University. He spent some time with LipscombSports.com for our weekly feature, â€œWhere are they now?â€
December 07, 2009
To say Andy Lane, Executive Director of the National Bison Club, is excited about the 2009-10 school year would be an understatement. In just five months the newly formed NBC has already surpassed the best year ever in the club's 31 year history.
December 02, 2009
Jeff Boynton played soccer for the Lipscomb Bisons from 2004-2007. He spent some time with LipscombSports.com for our weekly feature, â€œWhere are they now?â€
November 25, 2009
Former Bisons baseball player (1982-1985) Brian Jones spent some time with LipscombSports.com for our â€œWhere are they now?â€ feature.
November 18, 2009
Darren Henrie was a two-time All-American for the Lipscomb Bisons basketball team in 1988-89 and 1989-90. The Lipscomb Athletics Hall of Fame member spent some time with LipscombSports. com for our new feature, â€œWhere are they now?â€
November 13, 2009
October 30, 2009
October 22, 2009
Mark McGee, director of media relations for athletics at Lipscomb University, recently received two writing awards by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
October 12, 2009
The video of the first annual Don Meyer Evening of Excellence with former Lipscomb men's basketball coach Don Meyer is now available online.
October 11, 2009
October 11, 2009
August 26, 2009
With the start of school comes the start of individual workouts, weight training and daily pickup games for the Lipscomb basketball squad. But the Bisons took part of their Tuesday afternoon off from basketball to serve in the South Nashville community.
August 13, 2009
Lipscomb Athletics is now “Tweeting” the latest news, insights, score updates, and more through its official Twitter account, LipscombBisons. As a way to reward our loyal fans, we will be giving away a pair of Lipscomb basketball season tickets next Wednesday at 3 p.m. to a randomly selected follower of LipscombBisons.
August 12, 2009
The Barry Brewer Bison Golf Scramble has been scheduled for Thursday Sept. 17 at Kenny Perry's Country Creek Golf Course in Franklin, Ky. The event has helped to supply student-athlete scholarships for the past 23 years.
July 17, 2009
Fans of Lipscomb athletics should turn to ESPN Sunday night at 8 (CDT) for the 17th annual ESPY Awards presentation. The event was filmed Wednesday night at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles with former Lipscomb basketball coach Don Meyer receiving the "Jimmy V Perseverance" Award.
July 16, 2009
Former Lipscomb basketball coach Don Meyer received the "Jimmy V Perseverance" Award Wednesday night at the ESPY Awards ceremony in Los Angeles. The show will be televised Sunday night.
July 08, 2009
The Lipscomb College of Business is accepting applications for the the Lipscomb Sports Management Fellowship Program. The one-year fellowship provides fellows an introduction to sports administration through full-time work in intercollegiate athletics.