Lipscomb claims ASUN academic trophy for third straight year

The Bisons have claimed the Atlantic Sun Conference Presidents' Academic Trophy for the third straight year after having 278 student-athletes finish the academic year with a 3.0 GPA or higher.


Southern signs contract to play basketball in Germany

Former Lipscomb women’s basketball player Ashley Southern will be continuing her playing career after signing a contract to play professionally in Germany.


Where Are They Now? Basketball and T&F's Brittany Duerk Spitznagel

Brittany Duerk Spitznagel has taken another step toward her ultimate career goal to become a pharmacy professor and researcher. She has one more degree ahead of her.


Women's basketball's Nina Hausmann Massey: Where Are They Now?

One of the top players in the history of Lipscomb women's basketball is a part of the fashion industry.


Women's basketball coaches serve together for second straight year at Final Four

As the 2015-16 women’s college basketball season came to a close at the NCAA Division I Final Four in Indianapolis, coaches from across the nation came together to help local citizens for the second year in a row.


Women's basketball's 2016 Service Day aboard the Eastern Surveyor

As part of the annual Service Day at Lipscomb, the women’s basketball team ventured out into the waters of the Cumberland River to help Captain Vic Scoggins aboard his USCG-certified research vessel the Eastern Surveyor.


Women's hoops adds Assena to signing class through complete campus effort

They say it takes a village to raise a child, but for the Lipscomb women’s basketball team it takes a campus to sign a recruit.


Women's basketball signs three JUCO transfers

Lipscomb women’s basketball head coach Greg Brown has announced the signing of three junior college transfers.


Women's hoops preps for future with Lipscomb Means Business Breakfast

For the members of the Lipscomb women’s basketball team, growing better on the court is not the only goal for each season. The Lady Bisons and their coaching staff make it a priority to not only improve as players, but to grow as women also.


Women's hoops falls to JU in hard-fought A-Sun Tournament matchup

The Lipscomb (5-25, 2-13) women’s basketball team’s season came to an end on Friday night, but it was not for lack of effort as the seven-seeded Lady Bisons traded blows with the two-seeded Jacksonville Dolphins (20-10, 12-3) in the first round of the Atlantic Sun Tournament before falling late 80-51.


Southern has been a humble star for Lipscomb basketball

Ashley Southern is grateful for the gifts she has been given.


Southern earns A-Sun All-Academic honor

For the first time in her career, senior Ashley Southern has been named to the Atlantic Sun Academic All-Conference team as announced by the league offices on Thursday afternoon.


Women's hoops to take on Jacksonville in A-Sun Tourney

With the regular season completed and the bracket set, the seven-seeded Lipscomb (5-24, 2-12) women’s basketball team will be taking on the two-seeded Jacksonville (19-10, 11-3) in the first round of the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament on Friday night at 6 p.m


Southern named So You Want To Be A Coach class of 2016

The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) has announced the class for its 14th annual “So You Want To Be A Coach” program, and senior Ashley Southern was one of 75 players from across the country chosen to attend.


Late Owls' run prevents senior day win for WBB

A frantic final two minutes saw the Lipscomb (5-24, 2-12) women’s basketball team lose its lead late as Kennesaw State (11-18, 6-8) won 68-64.


Women's hoops to take on Kennesaw for senior night

With one regular season game remaining, the Lipscomb (5-23, 2-11) Lady Bisons will be celebrating the team’s seniors on Saturday afternoon against Kennesaw State (10-18, 5-8) with tip-off set for 4 p.m.


Southern posts double-double in WBB loss to FGCU

In the final road game of the regular season, the Lipscomb (5-23, 2-11) fell to Florida Gulf Coast University (25-4, 13-0) 91-52 at Alico Arena.


Women's hoops falls late to Stetson despite strong second half

After a strong second-half performance that saw the Lady Bisons take the lead late in the fourth quarter, the Lipscomb (5-22, 2-10) women’s basketball team lost late against Stetson (17-9, 8-4) 79-75 in the Edmunds Center.


Women's hoops set for final regular season road trip

As the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament approaches, the Lipscomb (5-21, 2-9) women’s basketball team will make its final road trip of the season.


Stifling Dolphins' defense upends women's hoops at home

After reeling off a pair of consecutive Atlantic Sun wins, the Lipscomb (5-21, 2-9) women’s basketball team fell to Jacksonville (16-10, 8-3) on Monday night 76-55 in Allen Arena.


WBB to close out three-game homestead against Jacksonville

After earning back-to-back Atlantic Sun wins, the Lipscomb (5-20, 2-8) women’s basketball is set to close out a three-game homestead against Jacksonville (15-10, 7-3) on Monday night in Allen Arena at 6:30 p.m.


Six double-figure scorers propel women's hoops past UNF

The Lipscomb (5-20, 2-8) women’s basketball team earned its second consecutive victory on Saturday afternoon in Allen Arena as they out-scored North Florida (6-19, 2-8) 78-71.


Women's hoops to take on North Florida

After earning its first Atlantic Sun win of the season earlier in the week, the Lipscomb (4-20, 1-8) women’s basketball team will be back on the court in Allen Arena on Saturday afternoon to take on North Florida (6-18, 2-7).


Women's hoops halts losing streak in Southern's return

With leading scorer Ashley Southern returning to action after an injury absence, the Lipscomb (4-20, 1-8) women’s basketball team earned its first Atlantic Sun victory of the season against NJIT (4-20, 1-8) 63-49.


Nina Pedigo Carroll: Women's Basketball Where Are They Now?

Nina Pedigo Carroll was the first player signed by Frank Bennett when he became Lipscomb's head women's basketball coach.


Women's basketball making plans to help support former Lady Bison

Saturday's game with North Florida will provide an opportunity for the Lipscomb family to help out Kendra Ramsey Jackson.


Women's hoops set for first visit from NJIT

For the second time in a week, the Lipscomb (3-20, 0-8) women’s basketball team will be facing off against NJIT (4-19, 1-7). This time the matchup will be at Allen Arena on Wednesday night, which will be the Highlanders first trip to Nashville as a member of the Atlantic Sun.


Slow start dooms women's hoops at Upstate

The Lipscomb (3-20, 0-8) women’s basketball team could not overcome a sluggish start against USC Upstate (15-8, 6-2), falling 93-71 to the Spartans.


Women's hoops comeback attempt falls short at NJIT

Despite overcoming a 10-point first half deficit, the Lipscomb (3-19, 0-7) women’s basketball team’s comeback bid came up short in the fourth quarter as it fell to NJIT (4-18, 1-6) 61-51.


Lady Bison backcourt forms bond over years as teammates

Women's basketball's Kelli Smith and Loren Cagle have shared the court in middle school, high school, and college.


Three Lady Bisons finish in double-figures as WBB falls to Upstate

Despite three Lady Bisons scoring in double-figures, the Lipscomb (3-18, 0-6) women’s basketball fell to USC Upstate (13-8, 4-2) 81-54 at Allen Arena Saturday afternoon.


Adoption Rally, Star Wars Day highlight wbb matchup with Upstate

It will be a busy afternoon for fans at the Lipscomb (3-17, 0-5) women’s basketball matchup with Atlantic Sun Conference foe USC Upstate (12-8, 3-2) as Allen Arena will be host to both Lipscomb’s Fifth Annual Adoption Rally as well as Star Wars Day.


Turner sets career high in women's hoops loss to Stetson

The Lipscomb (3-17, 0-5) women’s basketball team lost the second game of a back-to-back on Monday night as the Purple and Gold fell to Stetson (12-7, 3-2) 83-62.


Women's hoops to take on Stetson for second night of back-to-back

After taking on first-place FGCU Sunday afternoon, the Lipscomb (3-16, 0-4) women’s basketball team will be immediately back on the court Monday night to take on Stetson (11-7, 2-2) at 6:30 p.m. in Allen Arena.


Women's hoops falls to top-ranked FGCU after one-day snow delay

After weather conditions the game back one day, Lipscomb (3-16) women’s basketball and Florida Gulf Coast (16-4) took the court on Sunday afternoon with the Eagles prevailing 71-39.


Old Man Winter forces tip change for women's hoops

The winter storm that dropped more than six inches of snow on the Lipscomb campus impacted the travel of the FGCU women's basketball team and their arrival to the Music City. As a result, the tipoff for Saturday's contest has been moved to 6:30 p.m.


Women's hoops faces first place FGCU for A-Sun home opener

After beginning conference play with three consecutive road games the Lipscomb (3-15) women’s basketball team is set to take on first place Florida Gulf Coast (15-4) in its first Atlantic Sun home game of the season.


Women's hoops drops thriller to North Florida

After a high-scoring first half, and a back-and-forth affair throughout, the Lipscomb (3-15, 0-3) women’s basketball team lost to North Florida (4-14, 1-2) on the road 78-70. There were eight ties and eight lead changes in what was a close game through all 40 minutes of action.


Women's hoops falls to JU in first game of road trip

The Lipscomb (3-14) women’s basketball team started off its two-game Florida road trip with a loss to Jacksonville University (10-7) 81-51 at Swisher Gymnasium.


Women's hoops heads to Jacksonville for two-game stand

The Lipscomb (3-13) women’s basketball team will be continuing Atlantic Sun play with a trip to Florida for matchups with Jacksonville (9-7) and North Florida (4-12). The Lady Bisons will take on the Dolphins on Saturday at noon, followed by a date with the Ospreys on Monday at 6 p.m.


Second half dooms women's hoops in A-Sun opener

Despite leading by nine points at halftime, the Lipscomb (3-13) women’s basketball team dropped its Atlantic Sun opener 55-54 at Kennesaw State (6-10). Owls junior Aareon Smith split a pair of free throws just before time expired to give Kennesaw the victory.


A-Sun play tips off for women's hoops with trip to Kennesaw

The Lipscomb (3-12) women’s basketball team kicks off the new year with its first Atlantic Sun matchup of the season as the Lady Bisons travel to Georgia to take on Kennesaw State (5-10) on Saturday at 1 p.m.


Women's hoops falls in final moments despite strong second half

After a furious third quarter comeback and a fourth quarter that saw each team trading buckets, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team (3-12) fell in the final seconds of action to Jackson State (6-5) 53-52.


Stifling Alabama defense halts women's hoops comeback

After three hard-fought quarters, the Lipscomb (3-11) women’s basketball could not contain the Alabama (11-2) offense in the fourth quarter, losing 68-49 down the stretch.


Women's hoops set for post-Christmas road trip to Alabama, Mississippi

NASHVILLE – After a stretch of nine consecutive games in Nashville, the Lipscomb (3-10) women’s basketball team will be hitting the road for a post-Christmas trip to Alabama and Jackson State.


Women's hoops loses late to Lady Toppers

The Lipscomb (3-10) women’s basketball team ended a stretch of home games with a 64-56 loss to Western Kentucky (8-2) at Allen Arena.


Women's hoops set for home bout with Western Kentucky

After a week off from action, the Lipscomb (3-9) women’s basketball team hits the court Monday at 6:30 against Western Kentucky (7-2) in Allen Arena.


Strong second half not enough for women's hoops

Lipscomb (3-9) ends a busy stretch of five games in 12 days with a loss to TSU (5-4) 77-65 on Sunday afternoon at the Gentry Center.


Women's hoops stays in Nashville for road game at TSU

The Lipscomb (3-8) women’s basketball team will be playing its fifth game in nine days as it takes on fellow Nashville school Tennessee State University (4-4) on Sunday at 3 p.m.


Hot-shooting Ball State downs women's hoops at home

The Lipscomb (3-8) women’s basketball team fell to hot-shooting Ball State (6-2) Thursday night 72-60 at Allen Arena. Despite hitting nine three-pointers of their own, the Lady Bisons could not keep up with the Cardinals, who shot 27-52 from the field.


WBB falls to SEMO despite Southern's 7th straight 20-point night

The Lipscomb (3-7) women’s basketball team dropped the first of two home matches for the week, falling to Southeast Missouri State (SEMO, 6-4) 84-69 in Allen Arena on Tuesday night.


Women's hoops set for pair of mid-week tilts

The Lipscomb (3-6) women’s basketball team is looking for to bounce back with a pair of mid-week tilts against SEMO and Ball State after dropping its previous three matches.


Women's hoops falls to Morehead at home

Lipscomb women’s basketball (3-6) dropped a home matchup to Morehead State (4-5) on Saturday afternoon 92-77. Senior Ashley Southern paced the Lady Bison with her third double-double of the season.


Women's hoops looks to bounce back against Morehead State

The Lipscomb (3-5) women’s basketball team will host Morehead State (3-5) Saturday at 1:30 p.m. as part of a doubleheader with the men’s basketball team taking the court afterwards.


Bruins top women's hoops in "Battle"

The Lipscomb (3-5) women’s basketball team fell at home to Belmont (6-1) 90-68 on at home in the “Battle of the Boulevard” on Wednesday night.


Cagle leads nation in assists heading into "Battle"

As the 73rd Battle of the Boulevard between the Lipscomb (3-4) women’s basketball team and Belmont (5-1), Lipscomb sophomore point guard Loren Cagle enters the matchup ranked first overall in the nation in assists per game with a 9.0 mark.


Southern, Cagle earn honors after stellar week

For their contributions over Thanksgiving week, senior Ashley Southern and sophomore Loren Cagle each earned an Atlantic Sun Women’s Basketball Player of the Week award on Monday.


Women's hoops falls late to Texas Southern

The Lipscomb (3-4) women’s basketball team lost late 66-62 to Texas Southern (1-3) on Sunday afternoon. The Lady Bisons held the lead throughout most of the game before fading late in the fourth quarter.


Southern notches 1,000th point in win over North Alabama

The Lipscomb (3-3) women’s basketball team earned a 88-67 victory over North Alabama (1-5) on Saturday afternoon, and senior Ashley Southern claimed her 1,000th career point as a Bison in the win.


WBB to take part in Teresa Phillips Thanksgiving Classic

The Lipscomb (2-3) women’s basketball team will be closing out the holiday weekend with a trip to the Gentry Center at Tennessee State University for the Teresa Phillips Thanksgiving Classic. On Saturday, the Lady Bisons will face North Alabama at 1 p.m. followed by a tilt with Texas Southern Sunday at 12 p.m.


20-point nights from Cagle, Smith, Southern propel WBB to win

The Lipscomb (2-3) women’s basketball team won a high-scoring, fast-paced matchup with Murray State (1-3) Tuesday night 93-85 in Allen Arena. Loren Cagle, Ashley Southern and Kelli Smith all scored 20 or more points on the night.


Women's hoops set for mid-week tilt with Murray State

The Lipscomb (1-3) women’s basketball team will be taking on Murray State (1-2) at home on Tuesday for its first home game since the season opener. The two teams have faced off seven times in each program’s history, with Murray State holding a 4-2 advantage.


Second-half woes sink women's hoops at Tennessee Tech

Giving up 51-points in the second half, the Lady Bisons dropped an 81-70 decision at Tennessee Tech on Sunday afternoon despite getting 23 points from Ashley Southern and 20 from Riley Northway.



Women's Hoops drops a 92-65 decision at Wright State

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team struggled to keep pace with the high-scoring attack from Wright State Thursday night and dropped a 92-65 decision inside the Nutter Center.


Women's hoops set for trip to Wright State

The Lipscomb (1-1) women’s basketball team will be on the road Thursday as they take on Horizon League foe Wright State (1-1) at 6 p.m.


Southern splits A-Sun's first WBB weekly honor of season

For the second time in her Lipscomb career, senior Ashley Southern has been named the Atlantic Sun Women’s Basketball Player of the Week. During the opening weekend of the season for the Lady Bisons, all of Southern’s skills were on display in a pair of matchups.


WBB earns season's first win at Georgia Southern

The Lipscomb (1-1) women’s basketball earned its first win of the season Sunday afternoon with a 66-55 victory over Georgia Southern (0-1). Senior Ashley Southern led all scorers with 23 points on 10-16 shooting. She added six rebounds and two blocks.


Southern sets NCAA-era rebound record in opening night loss

The Lipscomb (0-1) women’s basketball team dropped a close match in its season opener, falling to Loyola Maryland (1-0) 57-52. Senior Ashley Southern paced the Lady Bisons with a double-double, 15 points and a school-record 20 rebounds.


WBB to open season against Loyola, Georgia Southern

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team is set to tip-off its season this weekend with two matchups. On Friday, the Lady Bisons will take on Loyola (MD) in Allen Arena at 6:30 p.m. followed by a tilt at Georgia Southern on Sunday at 1 p.m.


Women's basketball announces 2016 recruiting class

Lipscomb women’s basketball head coach Greg Brown announces the signing of the 2016 signing class. Five student-athletes have signed to play for the Lady Bisons.


Women's basketball to host Military Appreciation Night

At the Lipscomb women’s basketball season opener on Friday against Loyola (MD) the Lady Bisons will be hosting a Military Appreciation Night in concurrence with Veterans Day. The game will tip-off at 6:30 in Allen Arena with festivities happening throughout the night.


Cagle leads women's hoops to rout of Young Harris

Five Lady Bisons scored in double figures including 23 from Loren Cagle as Lipscomb topped Young Harris 100-61 on Saturday night at Allen Arena.


Women's basketball set for exhibition with Young Harris

With less than a week before the start of the regular season, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team will play its second and final exhibition of the preseason against Young Harris College on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Where Are They Now? Basketball's Toia McGowan

One graduate degree isn't enough for former Lipscomb women's basketball player Latoia "Toia" McGowan. She is putting the finishing touches on a degree in chiropractic and at the same time has also been working on a master's in sports science.


Southern performs balancing act on and off the court

For Ashley Southern, her final season as a member of the Lipscomb women’s basketball team is proving to be a balancing act of new challenges both on and off the court.


Lady Bisons hang on for basketball win

The Lipscomb Lady Bisons opened the 2015-16 basketball season on a successful note with a 63-60 exhibition win over NAIA power Freed-Hardeman University. Ashley Southern led the way for the Lady Bisons with 16 points and 12 rebounds.


Women's hoops set for exhibition with Freed Hardeman

With the regular season tipping off in less than a month, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team hosts Freed-Hardeman for its first exhibition match of the 2015-16 season Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena.


Southern unanimously voted to A-Sun preseason team

Lipscomb women’s basketball senior Ashley Southern has been unanimously voted to the Atlantic Sun Preseason All-Conference Team by the league’s coaches.Southern finished second in the A-Sun in scoring in the 2014-15 season with a 14.3 mark, and placed fifth in rebounds with an 8.4 average.


Women's basketball begins practice as opener approaches

With only 20 days until the first exhibition game against Freed Hardeman and just under a month until the regular season opener at home on November 13 versus Loyola (MD), the Lipscomb women’s basketball team started practice this week with plenty of excitement for the upcoming season.


Women's basketball promotes Crothers to assistant coach

The Lipscomb women’s basketball team announced the promotion of Clay Crothers to assistant coach. Crothers, who has been a part of the Lady Bisons’ staff for the past two seasons, is familiar with the Lipscomb community having attended both Lipscomb Academy and Lipscomb University.


Women's basketball's Brown to speak at coaches clinic

Women's basketball head coach Greg Brown will be speaking at the Southeast Tennessee Coaches Clinic on Saturday, Sept. 5th. The clinic is presented by Rick Torbett and the Better Basketball Family.


Women's hoops surprised with Navy SEAL boot camp

The women’s basketball team was surprised with a Navy SEAL-inspired, team building session on Friday afternoon. Stonewall Solutions, a company run by former Navy SEALs, help high school, college and professional teams.


Davies suits up for England at U18 tournament

Incoming Lipscomb freshman Jessica Davies’ summer basketball experience differed from the typical summer workouts. Instead of participating in 2-on-1 drills, Davies was busy suiting up for the U18 England women’s national basketball team for the FIBA U18 European Championship.


Women's basketball releases 2015-16 schedule

The Lipscomb women’s basketball schedule for the 2015-16 season has a local flair. After improving its win total in each of Greg Brown’s three seasons with the program, the Lady Bisons look to take another step forward in the upcoming season.