Bobcats head to Limestone Tuesday to open the Conference Carolinas TournamentBANNER ELK, N.C. – For the second consecutive season, the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will match up against Limestone College in the opening round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament. Unlike last season, however, this season’s game will be in Gaffney, S.C. and is scheduled for a 7 p.m. tip-off time on Tuesday.
Second Half Surge powers King (TN) past Lees-McRae, 88-81BRISTOL, Tenn. – King (TN) University trailed for over half the game against the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team Friday night, but it came back to defeat the Bobcats 88-81 after outscoring LMC 56-43 in the second half. The loss moves LMC’s record to 8-20 overall and 7-13 in conference play to wrap up the regular season.
Barton clips Lees-McRae in final minute, 85-83WILSON, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team had an opportunity to win Tuesday’s game at Barton Tuesday with a last second three-pointer from Jordan Turner, but it was off the mark allowing the Bulldogs to hold on for the 85-83 victory. LMC moves to 8-19 overall and 7-12 in Conference Carolinas action with the loss.
Men’s Basketball travels to Barton TuesdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will travel to Barton Tuesday evening for a Conference Carolinas matchup. Tip-off between the Bobcats and Bulldogs is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
North Greenville edges Lees-McRae in final minutes, 81-77TIGERVILLE, S.C. – Despite leading for most of game, the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team dropped an 81-77 decision at North Greenville Saturday afternoon. The loss drops LMC’s record to 8-18 overall and 7-11 in conference action.
Lees-McRae falls in home finale Wednesday to King (TN), 98-97BANNER ELK, N.C. – Despite 23-point performances from senior Darius Malbon and junior Jordan Turner, the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team fell in its final home game of the season Wednesday to King (TN) University, 98-97. The Bobcats’s record now stands at 8-17 overall and 7-10 in conference with the loss.
Lees-McRae preps for a home game vs. King (TN) WednesdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will wrap up a five-game home stand Wednesday when it hosts King (TN) University at Williams Gymnasium. The start time for Wednesday’s game is set for 7:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball picks up a 91-85 victory over Barton on Senior DayBANNER ELK, N.C. – For the fourth time in as many years, the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team won on Senior Day as it knocked off conference rival Barton Saturday, 91-85. The victory is Lees-McRae’s eighth of the season as it improves its record to 8-16 on the season and 7-9 in league action.
Lees-McRae welcomes Barton to Williams Gymnasium SaturdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will play its fourth home game in a row Saturday when it hosts Barton at 4 p.m. inside Williams Gymnasium. The game has a pair of promotions surrounding it as it will be the team’s senior day and it will also be a Pink Out game where all fans are encouraged to wear pink in an effort to raise awareness about breast cancer.
Men’s Basketball set to host Erskine WednesdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will begin a stretch of five straight games at Williams Gymnasium Wednesday when it hosts Erskine in Conference Carolinas action. Tip-off for Wednesday’s game is set for 7:30 p.m.
Men’s Basketball falls on the road to Pfeiffer, 134-92MISENHEIMER, N.C. – Behind a program record 21 three-pointers, the Pfeiffer University Falcons knocked off the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team by a score of 134-92 Saturday evening in Conference Carolinas action.
Belmont Abbey clips Lees-McRae, 78-73BELMONT, N.C. – Belmont Abbey edged the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team Friday evening, 78-73. The loss moves LMC’s record to 5-14 overall and 4-7 in conference action.
Lynch leads Bobcats to an 85-77 victory over North Greenville TuesdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – Junior Lepreece Lynch scored a team-high 17 points on 5-of-6 shooting from the field to help lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team to a 85-77 victory over North Greenville Tuesday in Conference Carolinas action. The win snaps a two-game losing skid for the Bobcats as they improve their record to 5-13 overall and 4-6 in conference games.
Bobcats host North Greenville in mid-week conference clashBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team (4-13, 3-6 CC) will look to snap a two-game losing skid Tuesday when it returns to Williams Gymnasium to host North Greenville (6-11, 1-9 CC). Tip-off is set for 7:30 p.m.
Erskine downs the Bobcats, 79-66DUE WEST, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team fell on the road to Erskine Saturday afternoon, 79-66, in Conference Carolinas action. LMC’s record drops to 4-13 overall and 3-6 in conference play with the loss.
Lees-McRae takes on Erskine on the road SaturdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team hits the road Saturday to take on Erskine. The Bobcats (4-12, 3-5 CC) and Flying Fleet (6-10, 2-6 CC) are scheduled to get underway at 4 p.m.
Lees-McRae set to host Limestone on TuesdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men's basketball team (4-11, 3-4 CC) will look to win its second straight game when it welcomes Limestone (14-2, 8-0 CC) to Williams Gymnasium Tuesday evening. Tip-off is set for 7:30 pm.
Wednesday’s basketball games vs. Limestone rescheduled to TuesdayBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s and men’s basketball team’s games against Limestone originally scheduled for Wednesday Jan. 18 have been rescheduled to be played on Tuesday Jan. 17. Both games will begin at their original start times of 5:30 and 7:30 p.m., respectively.
Bobcats rally from 13-point deficit on the road to upend Mount Olive, 73-70MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team trailed by as many as 13 points Wednesday evening at Mount Olive, but the Bobcats rallied to upend the Trojans by a final score of 73-70. The victory completes a season sweep for the Bobcats over UMO and improves their record to 4-11 on the season.
Bobcats back to the road Wednesday to take on Mount OliveBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team (3-11, 2-4 CC) will look to snap a two-game losing skid Wednesday when it heads to the University of Mount Olive (2-12, 1-5 CC) for a Conference Carolinas clash. The Bobcats and Trojans are set to get underway at 7:30 p.m.
Belmont Abbey edges Lees-McRae, 74-71BANNER ELK, N.C. – Jordan Turner matched a season-high with five three-pointers and finished with a team-high 19 points, but the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team dropped a close one at Williams Gymnasium to Belmont Abbey, 74-71.
Bobcats come up short in a high-scoring affair against Pfeiffer, 124-108BANNER ELK, N.C. – Offense was not at a premium Friday evening when the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team and Pfeiffer clashed at Williams Gymnasium. The Bobcats ended up being on the losing side of a 124-108 final score. The 108 points are the most for LMC since Jan. 17, 2015 when it scored 111 points against the same opponent, Pfeiffer.
Bobcats return to Williams Gymnasium this weekend against Pfeiffer and Belmont AbbeyBANNER ELK, N.C. – After opening 2017 with a victory at Southern Wesleyan on Tuesday, the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will look to get a winning streak going this weekend when it returns to newly renovated Williams Gymnasium to take on Pfeiffer and Belmont Abbey. Start times for both games are set for 7:30 p.m. Friday and 4 p.m. Saturday, respectively.
Balanced Attack leads Lees-McRae to a victory at Southern Wesleyan, 93-64CENTRAL, S.C. – Eleven different players from the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team scored at least two points in a 93-64 victory over Southern Wesleyan Tuesday evening. The victory not only snaps a three-game losing skid for the Bobcats but it also improves their record to 3-9 overall and 2-2 in league action.
Lees-McRae starts fast but falls on the road to Southern Indiana, 98-83EVANSVILLE, Ind. – A fast start by the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team didn’t prove to be enough as the Bobcats fell on the road to Southern Indiana, 98-83, Sunday in non-conference action. LMC drops to 2-9 with the loss, while USI remains unbeaten moving to 8-0 on the season.
Limestone knocks off Lees-McRae, 94-77, SaturdayGAFFNEY, S.C. – Rishad Felton scored a career-high 19 points and Cedriontis Wilson added a career-best 15 points, but it wasn’t enough as the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball fell on the road to Limestone by a score of 94-77 Saturday in Conference Carolinas action. The loss drops LMC’s record to 2-8 overall and 1-2 in conference play.
Lees-McRae has a pair of road games on tap this weekendBANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will play a pair of road games this weekend to close out the first half of its season. LMC will begin the weekend with a conference game at Limestone Saturday and will close out the weekend Sunday at Southern Indiana. Tip-off for the two games are slated for 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., respectively.
LMC’s fast start not enough as it falls to Virginia State, 97-72BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team led by as many as 12 points in the first half Monday night against Virginia State, but VSU came storming back to knock off the Bobcats by score of 97-72. The loss drops LMC’s record to 2-7 on the season.