• Bearcats down Anderson, 80-71, behind Jonsson, Purdie
    November 11, 2017
    Anderson, S.C. – Nicklas Jonsson poured in a career-high 29 points and Rahu Purdie added 27 as the Lander men's basketball team erased a 10-point first half deficit to knock off Anderson on the road Saturday afternoon.
  • Bearcats hoping for rebound game against Anderson on Saturday
    November 10, 2017
    Anderson, S.C. – The Lander men's basketball team (0-1, 0-0 PBC) is set to tangle with tournament host Anderson (1-0, 0-0 SAC) on Saturday at 3:00 p.m.
  • Men's basketball falls in season opener to Carson-Newman
    November 10, 2017
    Anderson, S.C. - The Lander men's basketball team (0-1, 0-0 PBC) fell in the team's season opener on Friday night against Carson-Newman (1-0, 0-0 SAC) by a score of 82-78. Senior forward Srdjan Ivic recorded a career-high 18 points in the losing effort. Additionally, five Lander players scored in double figures en route to the Bearcats highest scoring game in a season opener since 2014.
  • Lander opens season at the Anderson Conference Challenge
    November 09, 2017
    Anderson, S.C. – The Lander men's basketball team will open its 2017-18 campaign on Friday with a non-conference matchup with Carson-Newman at 5:30 p.m. The Bearcats are one of four teams that will be featured in this week's Anderson Conference Challenge hosted by the Trojans.
  • Peach Belt coaches pick Bearcats 10th in preseason poll
    October 27, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The 2017-18 Peach Belt Conference preseason coaches’ poll was unveiled on Friday morning with the Lander men's basketball team slotted in a tie for 10th place with Francis Marion. UNC Pembroke was selected as the preseason favorite. 
  • Cooper Neimand joins Lander men's basketball coaching staff
    October 19, 2017
    GREENWOOD – Cooper Neimand has joined the Lander men's basketball program as an assistant coach, head men's basketball coach Steve Roberts announced Thursday.
  • Lander 2017-18 men's basketball schedule released
    August 15, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team will play seven of its 28 regular-season games against teams that participated in the 2017 NCAA Tournament, including a pair of contests against conference foes UNC Pembroke, Columbus State and Augusta with a non-conference matchup against Wingate.
  • UNC Pembroke pulls away from Bearcats in PBC semis
    March 04, 2017
    GREENWOOD – UNC Pembroke scored the first 10 points of the game and never looked back, ending Lander's season with a 77-53 victory over the Bearcats in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament semifinals Saturday afternoon at Horne Arena.
  • Washington named first-team All-Peach Belt
    March 03, 2017
    GREENWOOD – Lander's JR Washington was named to the Peach Belt's first-team All-Conference men's basketball squad which was announced at the PBC Basketball Awards Banquet on Friday night at Lander University.
  • Bearcats prepare for PBC semifinal showdown
    March 03, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team returns to the Peach Belt Tournament semifinals for the second consecutive season as the Bearcats face Eastern division foe UNC Pembroke on Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. in Horne Arena.
  • Washington leads Lander to upset of Clayton State
    February 25, 2017
    MORROW, Ga. – JR Washington scored 30 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as the Lander Bearcats upset the Western Division champion Clayton State Lakers on Saturday night to advance to the Peach Belt Conference Tournament semifinals for the second consecutive season.
  • Lander beats Bobcats, clinches spot in PBC Tournament
    February 22, 2017
    GREENWOOD – JR Washington and Chris Tate combined for 41 points as the Lander Bearcats clinched a spot in the Peach Belt Conference Tournament, beating PBC rival Georgia College 80-71 Wednesday night on Senior Night in Horne Arena.
  • Bearcats can punch ticket to postseason on Senior Night
    February 21, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team takes the floor on Wednesday night with an opportuity to play its way into the postseason when the Bearcats host Georgia College at 7:30 p.m. in Horne Arena. A win over the Bobcats will send Lander to the Peach Belt Conference Tournament.
  • Tate nets career-high 17 points in loss to Young Harris
    February 20, 2017
    YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Freshman Chris Tate scored a career-high 17 points and grabbed five rebounds to lead the Lander men's basketball team in Monday night's 88-69 Peach Belt Conference loss to Young Harris.
  • Men's basketball falls short at Augusta, 82-66
    February 18, 2017
    AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Lander men's basketball team had nine different players score on Saturday afternoon, but the Bearcats fell to Augusta, 82-66, in a Peach Belt Conference game at Christenberry Fieldhouse.
  • Francis Marion hands Lander first road loss of February
    February 15, 2017
    FLORENCE, S.C. – The Lander men's basketball team placed four players in double-figures, but it wasn't enough as the Bearcats dropped a Peach Belt Conference contest at Francis Marion, 88-77, on Wednesday night.
  • USC Aiken spoils Lander's Homecoming with late rally
    February 11, 2017
    GREENWOOD – Mark Matthews, Christian Nobles and Henry Bolton III scored a combined 68 points as USC Aiken rallied from a 15-point second half deficit to spoil Lander's Homecoming 87-81 Saturday afternoon at Horne Arena.
  • Men's basketball set for showdown with USC Aiken
    February 10, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team comes off of back-to-back overtime affairs to host in-state rival USC Aiken for Homecoming clash on Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m., in Horne Arena.
  • Washington's heroics lead Lander to double-OT win
    February 08, 2017
    GREENWOOD – For the second time in three days, the Lander men's basketball team took a conference foe to overtime. This time, the Bearcats came out on top.
  • Lander's four-game win streak ends with overtime loss
    February 06, 2017
    GREENWOOD – Akia Pruitt scored 19 points including the go-ahead three-point play as Peach Belt Conference East leading UNC Pembroke outlasted the Lander Bearcats 83-81 in overtime Monday night at Horne Arena.
  • Lander to host UNC Pembroke on Monday night
    February 05, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team puts its four-game winning streak on the line Monday night as the Bearcats welcome UNC Pembroke to Horne Arena for a 7:30 p.m. tipoff.
  • Men's basketball extends streak with victory at Flagler
    February 04, 2017
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – The Lander men's basketball team used a 21-10 run over the final 10 minutes of the first half to pull away from Flager and earn a 73-56 win in a Peach Belt matchup on Saturday afternoon.
  • Gabriel leads way as Bearcats upset first-place Augusta
    February 01, 2017
    GREENWOOD – Telvin Gabriel scored 12 of his career-high 18 points during a key stretch in the second half, helping the Lander Bearcats pull away for a 76-65 upset victory over Peach Belt Conference-leading Augusta University Wednesday night at Horne Arena.
  • Men's basketball opens February against Augusta
    January 31, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team opens the final stretch of the regular season on Wednesday night as the Bearcats welcome Augusta at 7:30 p.m., in Horne Arena.
  • Bearcats use balanced scoring to outlast Francis Marion
    January 28, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander Bearcats outscored Francis Marion 27-6 over the final nine minutes of the first half, pulling away from the Patriots 80-67 in Peach Belt Conference action Saturday afternoon at Horne Arena.
  • Men's basketball welcomes Francis Marion Saturday
    January 27, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team looks to end the month with a home win on Saturday afternoon as the Bearcats host Francis Marion at 3:30 p.m., in Finis Horne Arena.
  • Bearcats snap USCA's winning streak with road upset
    January 25, 2017
    AIKEN, S.C. – JR Washington scored 21 points and Rahu Purdie added 20 as the Lander men's basketball team ended USC Aiken's seven-game winning streak with an 85-76 upset win on Wednesday night at the Convocation Center.
  • Armstrong State freshman's eight 3s bury Lander, 87-78
    January 21, 2017
    GREENWOOD – Armstrong State freshman Corey Tillery made eight 3-pointers and scored 34 points, leading the Pirates past the Lander Bearcats 87-78 in Peach Belt Conference action Saturday afternoon at Horne Arena.
  • Men's basketball set for Saturday clash with ASU
    January 20, 2017
    GREENWOOD – The Lander men's basketball team returns home on Saturday afternoon as the Bearcats face Armstrong State at 3:30 p.m., in Finis Horne Arena.
  • Bearcats fall on the road to UNC Pembroke, 83-69
    January 18, 2017
    PEMBROKE, N.C. – UNC Pembroke placed five players in double figures Wednesday night as the Braves defeated Lander, 83-69, in a Peach Belt Conference contest.
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