Men's Basketball

2013-2014 Men's Basketball News

  • Men's Hoops Drops Hard-Fought Battle at Limestone, 87-78
    February 25, 2014
    GAFFNEY, S.C. --- Lees-McRae freshman Mike Chambers poured in a game-high 25 points in an entertaining game that saw 24 lead changes against Limestone, but LMC fell victim to a late run and dropped its season finale, 87-78, in Conference Carolinas action Tuesday night at the Timken Center in Gaffney, S.C.
  • Senior Day Special! Bobcats Bounce Belmont Abbey, 75-72
    February 22, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae senior DeAndre Tillman opened up Senior Day with a thunderous dunk to set the tone early while the LMC offense shot an impressive 54.7% from the floor in a 75-72 win against Belmont Abbey in Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Hoops Falls to Mount Olive, 93-65
    February 19, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball team saw freshman Mike Chambers notch his ninth 20-point game on the season, but it wasn’t enough while LMC dropped a 93-65 decision to Mount Olive in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday night at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • LMC Drops Decision at North Greenville, 94-77
    February 17, 2014
    TIGERVILLE, S.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Jacquise Moore notched his third consecutive 20-point game, but North Greenville placed all five starters in double figures while downing LMC 94-77 in Conference Carolinas play Monday evening at Hayes Gymnasium in Tigerville, S.C.
  • Moore, Chambers Combine for 50; LMC Falls at Hot-Shooting Barton, 103-84
    February 15, 2014
    WILSON, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Jacquise Moore and freshman Mike Chambers scored 25 points each, but a hot-shooting Barton bested LMC, 103-84, in Conference Carolinas action Saturday evening at Wilson Gymnasium in Wilson, N.C.
  • Triple Overtime Buzzer Beater Befuddles Bobcats, 76-74
    February 08, 2014
    DUE WEST, S.C. --- Lees-McRae men’s basketball junior Jacquise Moore enjoyed his third 20-plus point performance of the season, but LMC fell in heartbreaking fashion thanks to a Mike Gabbard buzzer beater in triple overtime at Erskine, 76-74, Saturday afternoon at Belk Arena in Due West, S.C.
  • Late Bucket Buries Bobcats, 71-69
    February 06, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae senior Darius Smith and freshman Chad Hicks recorded double figures, but Warren Wilson’s Ty Johnson hit a jumper with 1.3 seconds remaining to down LMC, 71-69, in nonconference action Thursday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • LMC Tripped Up by Limestone, 95-84
    February 03, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Raul Tutton exploded for a season-high 20 points while leading a quartet of players in double figures, but LMC fell in a shootout against Limestone, 95-84, Monday evening in Conference Carolinas action at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Second Half Surge Falls Short at Pfeiffer, 95-90
    February 01, 2014
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. --- Freshman Mike Chambers posted his seventh 20-point game of the season while notching 24, but LMC couldn’t dig out of a nine-point half time deficit while dropping a 95-90 decision at Pfeiffer in Merner Gym Saturday evening in Conference Carolinas action in Misenheimer, N.C.
  • Winter Weather Alters Hoops Schedules
    January 29, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae basketball doubleheader scheduled for Wednesday evening against Limestone has been postponed due to inclement weather.
  • Three-Point Attack Grounds LMC, 91-68
    January 27, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball team fell victim to a 3-point barrage from King University while freshman Mike Chambers dropped a team-high 17 points in a 91-68 loss in Conference Carolinas action Monday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • LMC Hoops Postponed due to Winter Weather
    January 25, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C.--- The Lees-McRae basketball doubleheader has been postponed due to a winter storm in the area. The women's game was slated to tip at 3:30 p.m. while the men's squad was tabbed to tip at 5:30 p.m.
  • Mount Olive Squeaks Past LMC in Entertaining Contest, 100-90
    January 22, 2014
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. --- Lees-McRae senior Darius Smith poured in a season-high 28 points while three others chimed in with double figures, but LMC was unable to rebound from a 13-point halftime deficit in a 100-90 loss to Mount Olive in Conference Carolinas play at Kornegay Arena in Mount Olive, N.C. Wednesday evening in the Coaches vs. Cancer “Suits and Sneakers” game.
  • Men's Hoops to Participate in Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers Game
    January 22, 2014
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball team will participate in the Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers when it plays Mount Olive in a Conference Carolina game Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. in Mount Olive, N.C.
  • Bobcats Stumble Down Stretch; Fall to North Greenville, 105-95
    January 18, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball jumped out to an early 55-42 lead, but was unable to sustain it thanks to a hot-shooting North Greenville squad while NGU claimed a 105-95 victory in Conference Carolinas play Saturday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Hoops Rally Falls Short Against Barton, 92-84
    January 15, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball team shot 47.8% from the field, but fell victim to a three-point attack from Barton in a 92-84 loss in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday night at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Bounced in Overtime Slugfest with Pfeiffer, 106-99
    January 11, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Six Lees-McRae men’s basketball players recorded double digits while shooting 60.7% in the second, but a strong second half from Pfeiffer befuddled LMC while PU escaped with a 106-99 overtime victory in an entertaining Conference Carolina bout Saturday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Burned by Hot-Shooting Erskine, 89-72
    January 08, 2014
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball saw four players register double figures while going into the half tied at 40, but a hot-shooting Erskine squad downed LMC, 89-72, in Conference Carolina action Wednesday night at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Drop High-Scoring Affair at Belmont Abbey, 104-95
    January 04, 2014
    BELMONT, N.C. --- A quartet of Lees-McRae men’s basketball players scored at least 15 points, but a hot-shooting Belmont Abbey team put six players in double figures to survive a high-scoring affair, 104-95, in Conference Carolina play Saturday night at the Wheeler Center in Belmont, N.C.
  • Bobcats Drop Tight Battle at High Point, 85-78
    January 03, 2014
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Raul Tutton dropped a season-high 21 points while the Bobcats held the lead for the first 26 minutes of the game, but a late rally by High Point proved detrimental while the Panthers held on for a victory, 85-78, in an exhibition game Friday night at the Millis Center in High Point, N.C.
  • Bobcats stretch streak to three, top Montreat, 104-92
    December 13, 2013
    MONTREAT, N.C. --- Mike Chambers (Winston-Salem, N.C.) and Chad Hicks (Winston-Salem, N.C.) poured in 24 and 18 points, respectively, and Darius Smith (Woodbridge, Va.) dished out a game-high nine assists to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team to a 104-92 victory over Montreat College in non-conference play on Friday evening.
  • Bobcats ground Wasps, 78-64, behind Bond double-double
    December 10, 2013
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Darryl Bond (Nashville, Tenn.) recorded a double-double with game-highs of 13 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team to a 78-64 victory over Emory & Henry College in non-conference play on Tuesday evening in Williams Gymnasium.
  • Chambers leads Bobcats to first-ever NCAA II win over King
    December 07, 2013
    BRISTOL, Tenn. --- Freshman Mike Chambers (Winston-Salem, N.C.) poured in a game-high 29 points with an 11-for-14 night at the free throw line to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team to its first-ever NCAA Division II win over King University in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday evening.
  • Chambers, Munson named November Student-Athletes of the Month
    December 03, 2013
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College freshman Mike Chambers (Winston-Salem, N.C.) and sophomore Alyssa Munson (Summerfield, N.C.) have been named the Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Month for November 2013, announced College officials Tuesday.
  • First-half surge lifts Eagles over Bobcats, 98-70
    December 02, 2013
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. --- The Carson-Newman University men’s basketball team converted 24-of-27 attempts at the free throw line, and rallied for a 98-70 victory over Lees-McRae College with a 31-9 first-half run in non-conference play on Monday evening.
  • Late rally lifts Blues to 79-77 win over Bobcats
    November 23, 2013
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Jacquise Moore (Concord, N.C.) poured in a team-high 24 points to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon in the final game of the 2013 Americourt Hotels Basketball Classic, as Bluefield State College rallied from a 47-37 halftime deficit for a narrow 79-77 victory.
  • Patriots storm back for 96-76 win over Bobcats
    November 22, 2013
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Francis Marion University men’s basketball team closed the first half with a 24-12 run, and outscored Lees-McRae College by a 56-35 margin in the final 20 minutes to rally for a 96-76 victory in the second game of the 2013 Americourt Hotels Basketball Classic in Williams Gymnasium on Friday evening.
  • Mountaineers endure exhibition battle with Bobcats
    November 19, 2013
    BOONE, N.C. --- Freshman Mike Chambers (Winston-Salem, N.C.) paced the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team with 18 points and Darryl Bond (Nashville, Tenn.) added a game-high four blocks, as NCAA Division I Appalachian State University outscored the Bobcats by a 50-28 margin in the paint en route to a 91-63 exhibition win on Tuesday evening in the Holmes Convocation Center.
  • Golden Bulls rally for 78-73 win over Bobcats
    November 16, 2013
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Johnson C. Smith University men’s basketball team overcame a 43-34 halftime deficit with a 17-5 run over the final seven minutes, rallying for a 78-73 come-from-behind victory over Lees-McRae College in the last game of the Johnson C. Smith Tip-off Classic on Saturday evening.
  • Chambers nets 35, No. 24 Livingstone rallies past Bobcats
    November 15, 2013
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- Freshman Mike Chambers (Winston-Salem, N.C.) poured in a game-high 35 points to pace the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team on Friday evening, as No. 24 Livingstone College rallied from a first-half deficit en route to a 102-82 victory on opening night of the Johnson C. Smith University Tip-off Classic.
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