GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- A school-record 397 student-athletes have been named to the 2020 Tusculum University Athletic Director’s Spring Honor Roll announced Doug Jones, vice president of athletics and university initiatives.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Dee Alford and Nicole McMillen were named the 2019-2020 Tusculum University Athletes of the Year during the athletic department’s virtual awards show Friday night. The event, which is held annually at the department’s end of the year athletic banquet, was done virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Three student-athletes have committed to attend Tusculum University and play basketball for the Pioneers announced TU head men’s coach JT Burton. Joining the Tusculum program beginning in the 2020-21 campaign are Ray Tyler, James West IV and Inady Legiste.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum University and the South Atlantic Conference continue to assess the impact of COVID-19 in consultation with public health and medical professionals, as such the SAC Presidents Council has made the decision to cancel all spring athletics competition and practice for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic year. This includes all SAC spring sports championships.
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum University guard Trenton Gibson was honored as the 2020 recipient of the South Atlantic Conference Elite 20 Award for men’s basketball. The award was presented at last weekend’s SAC Championship in Greenville, South Carolina.
GREENVILLE, S.C. --- Devin Whitfield scored a game-high 18 points, while Courvoisier McCauley tallied 14 points and nine rebounds to lead top-seeded Lincoln Memorial University to a 67-46 victory over No. 4 seed Tusculum University in a semifinal contest of the 2020 Pilot/Flying J South Atlantic Conference Men’s Basketball Championship. The semifinal and final round is being held at Timmons Arena on the campus of Furman University
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- For the first time in nine seasons the Tusculum University men’s basketball team has advanced to the semifinal round of the Pilot/Flying J South Atlantic Conference Championship.
ROCK HILL, S.C. --- Tusculum University guard Trenton Gibson was named to the All-South Atlantic Conference team while rookie forward Joshua Scott garnered SAC All-Freshman Team recognition with the release of the league’s men’s basketball awards.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum’s Trenton Gibson recorded a game-high 19 points to lead the fourth-seeded Pioneers to an 86-65 victory over No. 5-seed Anderson in a quarterfinal match-up of the 2020 Pilot/Flying J South Atlantic Conference Men’s Basketball Championship Wednesday night at Pioneer Arena.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- For a second consecutive season, the Tusculum University men’s basketball team will host a quarterfinal round game of the Pilot/Flying J South Atlantic Conference Basketball Championship.
HARROGATE, Tenn. --- Lincoln Memorial used a 24-4 run spanning the first and second halves as the second-ranked Railsplitters defeated in-state foe Tusculum, 83-67 Wednesday night at Tex Turner Arena in South Atlantic Conference men’s basketball action.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Dillon Smith scored 17 points on Senior Day, while Trenton Gibson tallied his fourth double-double of the season as the Tusculum University men’s basketball team rallied to a 71-59 South Atlantic Conference victory over Coker University Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Arena.
AUSTIN, Texas --- Tusculum University student-athletes Trenton Gibson and Caleb Hodnett have been named to the 2019-2020 NCAA Division II Academic All-District 3 Men’s Basketball first team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Dillon Smith poured in 22 points including 17 in the second half to lead the Tusculum University men’s basketball team to a 62-52 South Atlantic Conference win over arch-rival Carson-Newman University Wednesday night at Pioneer Arena.
ANDERSON, S.C. --- Tariq Jenkins poured in 18 points including a pair of key three-pointers in a second half run to lead the Tusculum University men’s basketball team to a 74-66 South Atlantic Conference victory at Anderson University Saturday afternoon.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Trenton Gibson scored in double figures for a seventh straight game to lead the Tusculum University men’s basketball team to an 80-66 South Atlantic Conference victory over Mars Hill University Wednesday night at Pioneer Arena.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Daniel Carr poured in 28 points, while Van Turner, Jr. added 23 to lead the Queens University of Charlotte men’s basketball team to an 87-72 South Atlantic Conference win at Tusculum University Saturday afternoon at Pioneer Arena.
WISE, Va. --- Dillon Smith scored a career-high 22 points, while Caleb Hodnett and Brandon Mitchell each posted a double-double as the Tusculum Pioneers defeated UVa-Wise 78-68 Wednesday night at the Prior Center in South Atlantic Conference men’s basketball action.
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men’s basketball team will be looking to build upon an undefeated week as the Pioneers travel to UVa-Wise on Wednesday before returning home to host defending South Atlantic Conference champion Queens University of Charlotte on Saturday.