October 29, 2014
Men's Basketball Set to Host Lees-McMadness
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s basketball team is pleased to announce that it will be hosting “Lees-McMadness” Thursday, Oct. 30 at 8 p.m. in Williams Gymnasium, said head coach Steve Hardin.

October 9, 2014
LMC Men's Basketball Releases 2014-15 Slate
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae men’s basketball coach Steve Hardin is pleased to announce the 2014-15 schedule, the team announced Thursday afternoon.

August 6, 2014
LMC Men's Basketball Signs Five For Upcoming Season
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Five student-athletes have signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Lees-McRae and play men’s basketball in the 2014-15 season, announced head coach Steve Hardin Wednesday afternoon.

July 25, 2014
Keith 'Mister' Jennings Tabbed Men's Basketball Assistant Coach
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Keith ‘Mister’ Jennings has been named the Lees-McRae men’s basketball assistant coach, announced the Vice President Director of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail Friday.

June 4, 2014
142 Student-Athletes Named to 2014 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is proud to announce that 142 student-athletes have been named to the 2014 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Wednesday morning.

May 20, 2014
Men's Basketball Announces Date for Elite Camp
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae men’s basketball coach Steve Hardin is pleased to announce the date of the men’s basketball 2014 Elite Camp.

February 25, 2014
Men's Hoops Drops Hard-Fought Battle at Limestone, 87-78
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.

February 22, 2014
Senior Day Special! Bobcats Bounce Belmont Abbey, 75-72
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.

February 19, 2014
Men's Hoops Falls to Mount Olive, 93-65
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.

February 17, 2014
LMC Drops Decision at North Greenville, 94-77
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.

February 15, 2014
Moore, Chambers Combine for 50; LMC Falls at Hot-Shooting Barton, 103-84
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.

February 8, 2014
Triple Overtime Buzzer Beater Befuddles Bobcats, 76-74
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.

February 6, 2014
Late Bucket Buries Bobcats, 71-69
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.

February 3, 2014
LMC Tripped Up by Limestone, 95-84
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.

February 1, 2014
Second Half Surge Falls Short at Pfeiffer, 95-90
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.

January 27, 2014
Three-Point Attack Grounds LMC, 91-68
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.

January 22, 2014
Mount Olive Squeaks Past LMC in Entertaining Contest, 100-90
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.

January 22, 2014
Men's Hoops to Participate in Coaches vs. Cancer Suits and Sneakers Game
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.

January 18, 2014
Bobcats Stumble Down Stretch; Fall to North Greenville, 105-95
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.

January 16, 2014
140 Student-Athletes Named to 2013 Conference Carolinas Fall Presidential Honor Roll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is proud to announce that 140 student-athletes have been named to the 2013 Fall Presidential Honor Roll, the conference office announced Wednesday afternoon.

January 15, 2014
Men's Hoops Rally Falls Short Against Barton, 92-84
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.

January 11, 2014
Bobcats Bounced in Overtime Slugfest with Pfeiffer, 106-99
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.

January 8, 2014
Bobcats Burned by Hot-Shooting Erskine, 89-72
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.

January 4, 2014
Bobcats Drop High-Scoring Affair at Belmont Abbey, 104-95
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.

January 3, 2014
Bobcats Drop Tight Battle at High Point, 85-78
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.

December 13, 2013
Bobcats stretch streak to three, top Montreat, 104-92
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.

December 10, 2013
Bobcats ground Wasps, 78-64, behind Bond double-double
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.

December 9, 2013
Lees-McRae honored with first-ever Allan Sharp Award
High Point, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College has been awarded the annual Alan Sharp Award for Conference Carolinas, marking the first time in the school’s history. For the 2011-12 academic year 93% of scholarship athletes graduated within six years of coming onto the Lees-McRae campus.

December 9, 2013
Lees-McRae forms partnership with Greenville-based Taft, Taft, and Haigler, PA
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College athletic department and Taft, Taft, and Haigler, PA of Greenville, N.C. have formed a unique partnership this winter, joining forces to sponsor the $20,000 Beat-the-Clock Challenge during halftime of every men’s basketball game in Williams Gymnasium this season

December 7, 2013
Chambers leads Bobcats to first-ever NCAA II win over King
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.

December 3, 2013
Chambers, Munson named November Student-Athletes of the Month
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.

December 2, 2013
First-half surge lifts Eagles over Bobcats, 98-70
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.

November 23, 2013
Late rally lifts Blues to 79-77 win over Bobcats
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.

November 22, 2013
Patriots storm back for 96-76 win over Bobcats
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.

November 20, 2013
2013 Americourt Hotels Basketball Classic

November 19, 2013
Mountaineers endure exhibition battle with Bobcats
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.

November 16, 2013
Golden Bulls rally for 78-73 win over Bobcats
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.

November 15, 2013
Chambers nets 35, No. 24 Livingstone rallies past Bobcats
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.

November 13, 2013
Bobcats rally for third straight win, best start as NCAA member
BREVARD, N.C. --- Junior Jacquise Moore (Concord, N.C.) and senior Darius Smith (Woodbridge, Va.) posted game-highs of 29 points and 11 assists to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team to a 94-89 win over Brevard College, as the Bobcats scored the game's final seven points en route to the program’s best start as an NCAA Division II member.

November 10, 2013
Smith nets game-high 26 points, Bobcats best Bears, 74-64
SALISBURY, N.C. --- Darius Smith (Woodbridge, Va.) poured in a game-high 26 points with a perfect night from the floor, as the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team held off Lenoir-Rhyne University in the second half en route to a 74-64 win and a 2-0 weekend at the Salisbury Roundball Classic.

November 9, 2013
Bobcats scorch nets in second half, rally past Catawba, 90-86
SALISBURY, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team shot a blistering 73.9 percent in the second half, and outscored Catawba College by a 36-23 margin over the final 10 minutes to open the 2013-2014 season with a 90-86 victory on the first night of the Salisbury Roundball Classic.

November 2, 2013
Bobcats do battle with Spartans in exhibition thriller
GREENSBORO, N.C. --- Mike Chambers (Winston-Salem, N.C.) poured in 19 points in 14 minutes off the bench, and Darius Smith (Woodbridge, Va.) dished out a game-high nine assists to pace the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team in a 104-76 exhibition loss to NCAA Division I University of North Carolina at Greensboro on Saturday afternoon.

August 22, 2013
Lees-McRae releases 2013-2014 men's basketball schedule
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team will face a rigorous schedule this winter, squaring off against three NCAA Division I schools as well as some of the top talent Conference Carolinas and the NCAA Division II have to offer, announced head coach Steve Hardin Thursday.

August 9, 2013
Bobcats sign Moore and Bond
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Jacquise Moore (Concord, N.C.) and Darryl Bond (Nashville, Tenn.) have both signed National Letters of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play men’s basketball in the fall of 2013, announced head coach Steve Hardin Friday.

July 30, 2013
Bobcats ink Tutton, Felton
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Raul Tutton, Jr. (Germantown, Tenn.) and Rishad Felton (Hendersonville, N.C.) have signed National Letters of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College in the fall of 2013 and play men’s basketball, joining an already impressive recruiting class, announced head coach Steve Hardin Tuesday.

July 24, 2013
Pair of Bobcat recruits featured in East-West All-Star Game
GREENSBORO, N.C. --- Two members of the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team’s incoming recruiting class took the court alongside some of the top young players in North Carolina on Monday night, appearing in the North Carolina Coaches’ Association East-West All-Star Game at the Greensboro Coliseum.

July 11, 2013
FIRE: A new era in Bobcat Basketball

June 4, 2013
Falls and Wallis sign with Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Donte Falls (Shelby, N.C.) and Avery Wallis (Ronda, N.C.) have signed National Letters of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play men’s basketball in the fall of 2013, announced head coach Steve Hardin Tuesday.

May 28, 2013
Trio signs with Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Darius Smith (Woodridge, Va.), Logan Chaucer (Wilmington, N.C.), and Marcus Hash (Wytheville, Va.) have signed National Letters of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play men’s basketball in the fall of 2013, announced head coach Steve Hardin Tuesday.

May 23, 2013
Brandon Rosser named assistant men's basketball coach at Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Brandon Rosser has been named the new assistant men’s basketball coach at Lees-McRae College, announced head coach Steve Hardin Thursday.

May 20, 2013
Gaither and Arnold ink with Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Josh Gaither (Statesville, N.C.) and Chase Arnold (Kingsport, Tenn.) have signed National Letters of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play men’s basketball in the fall of 2013, joining an already strong recruiting class, announced head coach Steve Hardin Monday.

May 15, 2013
Malbon and Chambers sign with Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Daruis Malbon and Mike Chambers have signed National Letters of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play men’s basketball during the 2013-2014 academic year, announced head coach Steve Hardin Wednesday.

May 9, 2013
Bobcats honor graduating seniors
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College athletic department will send 51 of its own out into the world on Saturday, May 11, as its 2013 graduating class takes the bold step across the stage during Lees-McRae’s annual commencement ceremony.

March 1, 2013
Sepokas nets game-high 28 for Bobcats in regular season finale
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Senior Daniel Sepokas (Illawong, Australia) poured in a game-high 28 points, including 18 in the first half, to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team on Friday evening in Williams Gymnasium, as the Bobcats fell to Limestone College by a score of 76-59 in Conference Carolinas play.

February 26, 2013
Bobcats surge to 87-78 win over North Greenville
TIGERVILLE, S.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team placed four players in double figures, and rode a 21-8 run to open the second half en route to an 87-78 victory over North Greenville University in Conference Carolinas play on Tuesday evening.

February 23, 2013
First-half surge lifts Abbey to 92-65 victory over Bobcats
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Belmont Abbey College men's basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 54-24 margin in the first half en route to a 92-65 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

February 20, 2013
Erskine holds off Bobcats, 73-63
DUE WEST, S.C. --- The Erskine College men’s basketball team placed three players in double figures and held off a late charge by Lees-McRae College en route to a 73-63 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Wednesday evening.

February 16, 2013
Bulldogs best Bobcats, 100-62
WILSON, N.C. --- The Barton College men’s basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 55-18 margin in the first half and held off a late Bobcat rally en route to a 100-62 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday evening.

February 13, 2013
King surges to 88-64 win over Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The King College men’s basketball team placed four players in double figures, and outscored Lees-McRae College by a 53-30 margin in the second half en route to an 88-64 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Wednesday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

February 2, 2013
Bobcats surge to 83-60 win over Pfeiffer
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team placed five players in double figures en route to an 83-60 win over Pfeiffer University in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday afternoon in Williams Gymnasium.

February 2, 2013
Strong first half lifts Trojans over Bobcats, 95-64
MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. --- The Mount Olive College men’s basketball team placed four players in double figures, and outscored Lees-McRae College by a 57-34 margin in the first half en route to a 95-64 victory in Conference Carolinas on Saturday evening.

January 31, 2013
Sepokas nets game-high 28, Saints surge past Bobcats, 90-73
GAFFNEY, S.C. --- Senior Daniel Sepokas (Illawong, Australia) poured in a game-high 28 points on Thursday evening, becoming the seventh player in program history to surpass the 1,100-point plateau, as the Limestone College men’s basketball team placed five players in double figures en route to a 90-73 victory over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play.

January 28, 2013
Meet the Coaches: Mac sits down with JT Blair
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- We want you to get to know our staff better Bobcat Nation! With many new faces on staff this year, Lees-McRae College Director of Athletics Craig McPhail continues our Meet the Coaches series by sitting down with JT Blair, first-year assistant coach with the men's basketball program. The Bobcats' Meet the Coaches series aims to help you, Bobcat Nation, learn more about the people behind the scenes and on the sidelines guiding our student-athletes through their experience in collegiate athletics.

January 26, 2013
Crusaders scratch Bobcats, 98-74
BELMONT, N.C. --- The Belmont Abbey College men’s basketball team placed four players in double figures and shot 54.7 percent from the field en route to a 98-74 victory over Lees-McRae College in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday evening.

January 24, 2013
Fleet hold off Bobcats, 68-56, in defensive battle
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Erskine College men’s basketball team weathered a late 12-4 run and a stifling defensive effort by Lees-McRae College en route to a hard-fought 68-56 victory over the Bobcats in Conference Carolinas play on Thursday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

January 21, 2013
King bests Bobcats, 72-48
BRISTOL, Tenn. --- The King College men’s basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 44-32 margin in the second half behind a double-double from Jason Seymore en route to a 72-48 win in Conference Carolinas play on Monday evening.

January 19, 2013
Bobcats hold off Cobras, 60-58
HARTSVILLE, S.C. --- Sophomore Asad Lamot (Mebane, N.C.) scored 13 points to lead the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team to a narrow 60-58 victory over Coker College on Saturday afternoon, as the Bobcats held off a late Cobra rally in Conference Carolinas play.

January 16, 2013
Crusaders hold off Bobcats, 84-69
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The North Greenville University men’s basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 50-31 margin in the first half, and held off a late Bobcat rally en route to an 84-69 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Wednesday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

January 12, 2013
Queens rallies past Bobcats, 69-53
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Antonio Stabler posted a double-double with game-highs of 27 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Queens University of Charlotte men’s basketball team to a 69-53 come-from-behind victory over Lees-McRae College on Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

January 9, 2013
Second half run pushes Spartans past Bobcats in exhibition
GREENSBORO, N.C. --- Senior DJ Brown (Anderson, S.C.) poured in a squad-high 15 points to pace the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team on Wednesday evening, as the University of North Carolina at Greensboro defeated the Bobcats by an 86-47 margin in an exhibition at the Greensboro Coliseum.

January 5, 2013
Sepokas notches 1,000th career point in setback to Mount Olive
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College senior Daniel Sepokas (Illawong, Australia) poured in a team-high 24 points on Saturday evening, becoming the seventh player in program history to surpass the 1,000-point plateau in his career as Mount Olive College placed four players in double figures en route to a 112-70 victory over the Bobcats in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

January 2, 2013
Pioneers edge Bobcats with late run, 70-63
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Tusculum College men’s basketball team utilized a 15-6 run late in the second half, rallying from a five-point deficit to edge Lees-McRae College by a 70-63 margin in non-conference play on Wednesday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

December 8, 2012
Brevard outlasts Bobcats in shootout, 109-100
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Three players scored at least 20 points to lead the Brevard College men’s basketball team to a 109-100 shootout win over Lees-McRae College in non-conference play on Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium, as the Tornados outscored the Bobcats by a 53-45 margin in the first half.

December 7, 2012
Meet the Coaches: Mac sits down with Marcus Wilmoth
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- We want you to get to know our staff better Bobcat Nation! With many new faces on the staff this year, Lees-McRae College Director of Athletics Craig McPhail has sat down with first-year men’s basketball assistant Marcus Wilmoth in the first installment of the Bobcats’ Meet the Coaches series, which aims to help you, Bobcat Nation, learn more about the people behind the scenes and on the sidelines guiding our student-athletes through their experience in collegiate athletics.

December 6, 2012
Late surge pushes Bears over Bobcats, 87-69
HICKORY, N.C. --- Matt Kunz posted a double-double with game-highs of 19 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Lenoir-Rhyne University men’s basketball team to an 87-69 win over visiting Lees-McRae College in non-conference play on Thursday evening.

December 1, 2012
Cobras bite Bobcats, 80-78, on double OT buzzer-beater
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Andrew Morris banked in a buzzer-beating layup in the second overtime period Saturday evening in Williams Gymnasium to lead the Coker College men’s basketball team to an 80-78 win in Conference Carolinas play, after battling back from a 14-point deficit late in the second half.

November 27, 2012
No. 11 Bulldogs surge past Bobcats in second half
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The No. 11 Barton College men’s basketball team closed out the first half on a 20-6 run, and outscored Lees-McRae College by a 57-39 margin in the second half en route to a 94-63 win in Conference Carolinas play on Tuesday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

November 20, 2012
Falcons hold off late rally, edge Bobcats 87-83
MISENHEIMER, N.C. --- The Pfeiffer University men’s basketball team outscored visiting Lees-McRae College by a 54-40 margin in the first half, and held off a furious second-half rally by the Bobcats en route to a narrow 87-83 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Tuesday evening.

November 17, 2012
First half surge pushes Royals past Bobcats, 89-62
CHARLOTTE, N.C. --- The Queens University of Charlotte men’s basketball team outscored Lees-McRae College by a 48-25 margin in the first half and held the Bobcats to a field goal percentage of 27.5 percent en route to an 89-62 victory in Conference Carolinas play on Saturday evening.

November 14, 2012
Catawba holds off Bobcats, 83-62
SALISBURY, N.C. --- The Catawba College men’s basketball team placed three players in double figures, and outscored visiting Lees-McRae College by a 43-28 margin in the first half en route to an 83-62 win in non-conference play on Wednesday evening.

November 12, 2012
Eagles rally from 15-point deficit to edge Bobcats, 68-62
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Odell Parker scored 18 points in the second half to help the Carson-Newman College men’s basketball team overcome a 15-point halftime deficit en route to a hard-fought 68-62 victory over Lees-McRae College in non-conference play on Monday evening in Williams Gymnasium.

November 10, 2012
First half surge pushes Golden Bulls over Bobcats, 93-79
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Trevin Parks poured in a game-high 29 points, and the Johnson C. Smith University men’s basketball team posted a field goal percentage of over 58 percent on Saturday afternoon en route to a 93-79 victory over Lees-McRae College in non-conference play in Williams Gymnasium.

November 7, 2012
Bobcats volunteer at area skills clinic
BANNER ELK, N.C. ---The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball team got out in the community in a big way this past weekend, volunteering with a skills clinic at Watauga High School in nearby Boone, N.C. on Saturday afternoon.

November 6, 2012
Saturday's LMC/Johnson C. Smith game moved to 2 p.m.
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The start time for Saturday’s scheduled men’s basketball game between Johnson C. Smith University and Lees-McRae College has been moved to 2 p.m., announced Bobcat Director of Athletics Craig McPhail Tuesday.

November 2, 2012
Bobcats out-rebound Mountaineers in exhibition opener
BOONE, N.C. --- Senior Daniel Sepokas (Illawong, Australia) poured in a team-high 13 points, and the Lees-McRae College men's basketball team edged NCAA Division I Appalachian State University by a 45-44 margin on the glass in an exhibition game on Friday evening in the Holmes Center.

October 15, 2012
Bobcats tabbed 10th in Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll
HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae College men’s basketball program is picked to finish 10th in the race for the 2012-13 Conference Carolinas regular season championship, announced league officials Monday with the release of the preseason coaches’ poll.

August 22, 2012
Marcus Wilmoth named assistant men's basketball coach at Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Marcus Wilmoth has been named the new assistant men’s basketball coach at Lees-McRae College, announced head coach Steve Hardin Tuesday.

August 21, 2012
J.T. Blair named assistant men's basketball coach at Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- J.T. Blair has been named the new assistant men’s basketball coach at Lees-McRae College, announced head coach Steve Hardin Tuesday.

August 2, 2012
Steve Hardin named men's basketball coach at Lees-McRae
BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Steve Hardin has been named the new head men’s basketball coach at Lees-McRae College after serving as an assistant on the Bobcat bench for the last two years, announced Director of Athletics Craig McPhail Thursday.

July 11, 2012
Five Bobcats named to NABC Honors Court
KANSAS CITY, Kan. --- Five members of the Lees-McRae College men’s basketball program have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court, announced NABC officials Wednesday.

March 2, 2012
Henry named to all-Conference Carolinas Third team

February 28, 2012
Trojans surge past Bobcats, 74-48

February 21, 2012
Bobcats blow by Crusaders, 76-61, in overtime thriller
Lees-McRae clinches best Conference Carolinas record in school history

February 18, 2012
Royals defeat Bobcats, 78-57

February 14, 2012
King surges by Lees-McRae, 73-62

February 11, 2012
Sepokas, Bobcats rally past Knights, 83-79, in overtime thriller

February 8, 2012
Erskine holds off Lees-McRae, 69-61

February 6, 2012
Tillman lifts Bobcats over Saints, 66-64

February 4, 2012
Sepokas, Bobcats knock off Young Harris, 73-66

February 1, 2012
Abbey surges past Bobcats, 84-63

January 30, 2012
Lees-McRae listed in NCAA statistics

January 28, 2012
Barton escapes Bobcats in overtime, 74-71

January 23, 2012
Brown, Bobcats listed in NCAA statistics

January 23, 2012
Tuesday’s LMC/Barber-Scotia game canceled

January 21, 2012
Bobcats edge Cobras in overtime thriller, 72-68

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Bobcat Hall of Famer to officiate NCAA Final Four
ATLANTA -- The NCAA has announced the pool of 10 officials who will work the Final Four. John Cahill, Tony Greene, Karl Hess, Lee Jones, John Higgins, Randy McCall and Mark Whitehead have all officiated previous Final Fours, while Mike Eades, Doug Simmons and Terry Wymer will have the opportunity to work their first semifinal or championship game.