Women's Basketball

  • Turnovers plague Bobcats in 88-41 loss at King (TN)
    February 24, 2017
    BRISTOL, Tenn. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team committed 23 turnovers as it fell to King (TN) University in its regular season finale, 88-41, Friday evening in Bristol, Tenn. Brea Forbes led all scorers with 21 points and added seven rebounds to lead Lees-McRae.
  • Women’s Basketball closes out its season Friday at King (TN)
    February 23, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will close out its 2016-17 season Friday with a road trip to King (TN) University. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. from Bristol, Tenn.
  • Rebounding leads Barton to a 71-60 victory over Lees-McRae Tuesday
    February 21, 2017
    WILSON, N.C. – The Barton College Bulldogs out-rebounded the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team 45-29 on its way to a 71-60 victory over the Bobcats Tuesday evening in Wilson, N.C. The loss moves LMC’s record to 4-23 overall and 4-17 in conference action, while the Bulldogs improve to 17-10 overall and 14-7 in league play with the win.
  • Women’s Basketball hits the road to Barton Tuesday
    February 20, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will open the final week of the regular season Tuesday when it travels to take on Barton College. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. from Wilson, N.C.
  • Slow start plagues LMC Women’s Basketball at North Greenville, 77-56
    February 18, 2017
    TIGERVILLE S.C. – A slow start plagued the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team Saturday at North Greenville as it ended up falling to the Crusaders by a final score of 77-56. The loss moves LMC’s record to 4-22 overall and 4-16 in conference play.
  • Bobcats begin three-game road swing at North Greenville Saturday
    February 17, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will begin a three-game road swing to complete the regular season Saturday when it travels to play North Greenville. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.
  • King (TN) edges Lees-McRae, 64-62, at Williams Gymnasium Wednesday
    February 15, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – In their final home game of the season, the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team nearly knocked off one of the top three teams in the conference Wednesday at Williams Gymnasium. The Bobcats, now 4-21 overall and 4-15 in league play, were edged by King (TN) University, 64-62, in their 2016-17 home finale.
  • Bobcats close out home schedule Wednesday vs. King (TN)
    February 14, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team will close out its home schedule Wednesday evening when it hosts King (TN) University at Williams Gymnasium. Tip-off for Wednesday’s contest is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.
  • Hardnett’s 23 points not enough as LMC falls to Barton, 87-64
    February 11, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Breana Hardnett scored a team-high 23 points, but the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team dropped 87-64 decision to Barton Saturday afternoon at Williams Gymnasium. The loss moves LMC’s record to 4-20 overall and 4-14 in conference play.
  • Women’s Basketball set to host Barton Saturday
    February 09, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will play its fourth home game in 11 days Saturday when it hosts Barton at Williams Gymnasium. The game, which is slated for a 2 p.m. start time, will also be the team’s annual Pink Out game where all fans are encouraged to wear pink in an effort to raise awareness about breast cancer.
  • Bobcats battle but fall to Emmanuel, 52-49
    February 07, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team rallied from an early deficit, but came up just short against Emmanuel (GA) College Tuesday night, 52-49. The loss snaps a three-game winning streak for LMC and moves its record to 4-19 on the season.
  • Brea Forbes named Conference Carolinas Women’s Basketball Player of the Week
    February 06, 2017
    HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lees-McRae College women’s basketball player Brea Forbes was named the Conference Carolinas Women’s Basketball Player of the Week Monday by the league office.
  • Bobcats look to continue their winning ways Tuesday against Emmanuel
    February 06, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Fresh off its third straight win Saturday, the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will try and continue its winning ways Tuesday when it hosts Emmanuel (GA) at Williams Gymnasium. The start time for Tuesday’s contest is set for 5:30 p.m.
  • Women’s Basketball wins third straight game Saturday defeating Southern Wesleyan, 67-61
    February 04, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Behind a 19-point, 10-rebound effort from Brea Forbes the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball won its third game in a row Saturday when it knocked off Southern Wesleyan, 67-61. It marks the first three-game winning streak for the Bobcats since the 2013-14 season.
  • Women’s Basketball preps for a matchup against Southern Wesleyan Saturday
    February 03, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team will look to keep its current two-game winning streak intact when it hosts Southern Wesleyan Saturday at Williams Gymnasium. Tip-off is set for 2 p.m.
  • Lees-McRae downs Erskine 85-77 Wednesday to pick up second straight win
    February 01, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Breana Hardnett scored a career-high 29 points, while Brea Forbes added 20 points to go along with 15 rebounds to help power the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team to a 85-77 win over Erskine Wednesday evening. It marked the second straight win for LMC as it improves to 3-18 on the season.
  • Bobcats return home Wednesday to face Erskine
    January 31, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team will begin a season-long five-game home stand at Williams Gymnasium Wednesday when it hosts Erskine. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.
  • Lees-McRae uses strong defensive effort to down Pfeiffer, 56-43
    January 28, 2017
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team picked up its first win since late November Saturday when it used a strong defensive effort to upend Pfeiffer by a score of 56-43. It marked the first victory for LMC at Pfeiffer since the 2008-09 season.
  • Slow start plagues Lees-McRae in 103-68 loss at Belmont Abbey
    January 27, 2017
    BELMONT, N.C. – The Belmont Abbey College Crusaders used a fast start to knock off the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team Friday evening in Conference Carolinas action by a final score of 103-68.
  • Bobcats travel to Belmont Abbey and Pfeiffer this weekend
    January 25, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team will travel to take on Belmont Abbey Friday and Pfeiffer Saturday. Both games are slated for a 5:30 p.m. tip-off.
  • Second Half surge powers North Greenville past Lees-McRae, 77-61
    January 24, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team trailed by just three at halftime, but North Greenville University outscored the Bobcats 22-7 in the third quarter en route to a 77-61 victory over the Bobcats at Williams Gymnasium Tuesday evening.
  • Women’s Basketball returns home to host North Greenville Tuesday
    January 23, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team will return to Williams Gymnasium Tuesday evening to host North Greenville at 5:30 p.m. LMC enters Tuesday’s matchup with a record of 1-16 overall and 1-10 in league play, while NGU currently is 6-9 overall and 3-7 in Conference Carolinas action.
  • Bobcats fall on the road to Erskine, 83-60
    January 21, 2017
    DUE WEST, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team dropped an 83-60 decision on the road to Erskine Saturday. Markia Stacey led the way for LMC with 19 points, seven assists and three steals.
  • Bobcats travel to South Carolina Saturday to take on Erskine
    January 20, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team (1-15, 1-9 CC) will play on the road for the third time in its last four games Saturday when it travels to South Carolina to take on Erskine (6-8, 5-4 CC). The game is set to begin at 2 p.m.
  • Bobcats fall to Limestone, 75-42
    January 17, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – Sophomore Brea Forbes scored a team-high 17 points, but the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team fell to Limestone College Tuesday evening by a score of 75-42.
  • Bobcats welcome Limestone to Williams Gymnasium on Tuesday
    January 16, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team (1-14, 1-7 CC) will return to Williams Gymnasium Tuesday evening to host Limestone (11-3, 7-1 CC). The game is scheduled for a 5:30 p.m. start time.
  • Wednesday’s basketball games vs. Limestone rescheduled to Tuesday
    January 15, 2017
    BANNER 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 battle but fall on the road at Converse, 65-60
    January 14, 2017
    SPARTANBURG, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team led by as many as 10 points Saturday at Converse, but could not hold the lead as the Valkyries rallied to knock off the Bobcats by a score of 65-60.
  • Bobcats hit the road to take on Converse Saturday
    January 13, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team (1-13, 1-6 CC) will head to the Palmetto State Saturday to take on Converse College (3-8, 2-5 CC) in Spartanburg, S.C. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.
  • Bobcats battle but fall on the road to Mount Olive, 83-68
    January 11, 2017
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. – Mount Olive’s Daria Simmons scored a career-high 40 points to help her team knock off the Lees-McRae College women’s basketball team Wednesday evening, 83-68. The loss drops Lees-McRae’s record to 1-13 on the season, while the Trojans improve to 10-3 with the victory.
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