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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.