2017-18 Tusculum Men's Basketball News

  • Second-half shooting pushes Lee past Tusculum, 90-78
    November 21, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Lee shot 66.7 percent from the field in the second half to erase a one-point deficit and defeat Tusculum 90-78 in non-conference men's basketball action Tuesday night at Pioneer Arena.
  • Woods, Cupidan named Bojangles Athletes of the Week
    November 20, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Tusculum basketball players Peyton Woods and Yolizma Cupidan have been named the Bojangles Athletes of the Week.
  • Pioneers rally for last-second 69-67 win at Belmont Abbey
    November 18, 2017
    BELMONT, N.C. --- Brandon Mitchell scored on a layup just before time expired as Tusculum rallied from a 15-point second-half deficit to defeat Belmont Abbey 69-67 in men's basketball action Saturday afternoon at the Wheeler Center.
  • Woods scores career-high 28 in Tusculum loss at Lee
    November 15, 2017
    CLEVELAND, Tenn. --- The Lee University men’s basketball team placed four players in double figures as the undefeated Flames led through out most of the night in an 83-67 win over visiting Tusculum Wednesday night at Walker Arena.
  • Long-range shooting by Lees-McRae too much in win over Tusculum
    November 11, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae made 19 three-pointers in a 119-86 victory over Tusculum in the South Atlantic Conference/Conference Carolinas Challenge Saturday evening at Williams Gymnasium.
  • Pioneers place six in double-figures in season-opening loss to King
    November 10, 2017
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Jordan Floyd recorded 34 points to lead the King University men’s basketball team to a 101-94 win over Tusculum Friday night in the opening game of the 2017 South Atlantic Conference / Conference Carolinas Challenge at Williams Gymnasium on the campus of Lees-McRae College.
  • Pioneers open this weekend at SAC/Conference Carolinas Challenge
    November 08, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- A new era begins this weekend when the Tusculum men’s basketball team opens the season when they travel to Banner Elk, North Carolina for the South Atlantic Conference / Conference Carolinas Challenge.
  • Tusculum picked ninth in SAC men's basketball poll
    November 07, 2017
    ROCK HILL, S.C. --- The Tusculum men’s basketball team has been picked to finish ninth in the South Atlantic Conference according to the SAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll. The Pioneers received 34 points in a vote of the league’s 11 men’s basketball coaches.
  • Eight games against NCAA Tournament teams highlights 2017-18 men's basketball schedule
    October 12, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Eight games against teams that advanced to the NCAA Tournament a year ago highlights the 2017-2018 Tusculum men’s basketball schedule which has been released by Pioneer head coach Nick Pasqua.
  • Claridy, Gunn, Moore comprise 2017 Sports Hall of Fame Class
    August 14, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- The 2017 Tusculum College Sports Hall of Fame class has been announced and three new members will be inducted during the College’s Homecoming festivities on Saturday, October 21st. This year’s inductee class includes two-time All-American running back Eric Claridy, three-time All-American basketball guard Jasmine Gunn and two-time All-American guard Kyle Moore.
  • Former WSU Cougar joins Tusculum basketball program
    August 14, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Former Washington State standout Jackie Davis will be joining the Tusculum men’s basketball program this fall announced Pioneer head coach Nick Pasqua.
  • Former Pioneer inks pro basketball contract in Peru
    July 28, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. --- Former Tusculum center Chase Mounce has signed a professional contract to play basketball in Peru with Osos De La Salle.