Cumberland University


Athletic Program Web Site:
http://www.gocumberlandathletics.com/
Main School Web Site:
http://www.cumberland.edu
School Colors: Cardinal (PMS 202) and White
SID Name: Jo Jo Freeman

Conference:
Mid-South Conference
Main Rivals:
  • Campbellsville University

Undergraduate On Campus Enrollment: 1491
Last National Tournament Appearance: 2009

Local Radio Broadcasts (Call Letters and Fequency): WANT 98.9 FM
Local Newspaper: Wilson Post
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Last Year's
Conference Record:
4 - 12
Returning Starters: 5
Primary Offensive Strategy: Ball Movement and to get easy baskets
Key Returners:
Telvin Wilkerson, JR, 6-5, G, 7.9 pts, 2.8 reb., 1.4 assists; Marquel Hickerson, SR, 6-3, G, 7.3 pts, 3.0 reb; Uros Benacek, JR, 6-11, F, 5.4 pts, 2.2 reb., 48% 3-pointers; DeQuan Bond, JR, 6-5, G, 3.9 pts, 2.3 reb.
Last Year's
Overall Record:
9 - 21
Returning Lettermen: 5
Primary Defensive Strategy: No Easy Baskets
Top 5 Recruits:
Mark Brown, SR, 6-3, G, Nashville, Tenn./Station Camp HS (Shorter Univ.); Jamonte Graham, JR, 6-0, G, Nashville, Tenn./Father Ryan HS (Columbia State CC); Will Shelton, FR, 6-4, G, Savannah, Tenn./Hardin County HS; Ronell Abaekobe, JR, 6-7, G, Los Angeles, Calif./Dorsey HS (Delta State Univ.)
Key Losses:
Josh Wilkerson, SR, 6-0, G, Second Team All-Mid-South Conference; Jerrod Gaston, SR, 6-1, G, ; DeMario Frazier, SR, 6-5, F, ; Moritz Dern, SR, 6-5, F,
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Head Coach: Lonnie Thompson

Alma Mater:

Middle Tennessee

Years at Current School:

14

Wins at School:

Losses at School:

213 187

Career Wins:

Career Losses:

289 230
URL to Head Coach Info:
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Assistant Coach:
Linnie Yarbrough
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Graduate Assistant:
Cameron Prather
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Dallas Floyd Recreation Center

Gym/Arena Address

218 South Greenwood St., Lebanon, TN

Gym/Arena Capacity:

Lebanon
Stats No. Last Name First Name Pos Yr Height Weight Hometown
2 Abaekobe Ronell F SR 6-7 233 Los Angeles, Calif.
24 Bond DeQuan F SR 6-5 199 Antioch, Tenn.
11 Davis Drexler F SO 6-7 206 Zachary, La.
5 Dodd Delaryn F SR 6-8 201 Memphis, Tenn.
01 Graham Jamonte
1 Graham Jamonte G SR 6-1 214 Nashville, Tenn.
4 Hickerson Marquel G SR 6-3 187 Tullahoma, Tenn.
12 Holt, Jr. Diondrey G JR 6-0 170 Lousiville, Ky.
10 Johnson Cameron G SR 6-2 165 Chicago, Ill.
22 Kirkland Garrett G JR 6-1 153 Carbon Hill, Ala.
15 Perry Trenton G JR 6-4 185 Franklin, Tenn.
20 Pierce Reid F JR 6-5 208 Murfreesboro, Tenn.
23 Shelton Will G SO 6-5 222 Savannah, Tenn.
21 Townes Rhyan G JR 6-4 197 Memphis, Tenn.
3 Wilbert Joseph G SR 6-4 198 Nashville, Tenn.
14 Wilkerson Telvin G SR 6-5 215 Memphis, Tenn.
Date Opponent Location Score Result Record
11/1/2016 7:00:00 PM Oakwood Univ. Home 69 - 68 Win 1-0
11/4/2016 6:00:00 PM Saint Francis (Ind.) Neutral 67 - 75 Loss 1-1
11/5/2016 3:00:00 PM Huntington (Ind.) Neutral 78 - 83 Loss 1-2
11/10/2016 7:00:00 PM Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) Away 70 - 73 Loss 1-3
11/12/2016 9:00:00 PM Oakwood Univ. Away 65 - 68 Loss 1-4
11/16/2016 8:00:00 PM Fisk (Tenn.) Home 82 - 76 Win 2-4
11/22/2016 7:00:00 PM Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) Home 87 - 71 Win 3-4
11/28/2016 8:00:00 PM Life (Ga.) Home 67 - 73 Loss 3-5
12/1/2016 8:00:00 PM Campbellsville (Ky.) Away 72 - 69 Win 4-5
12/10/2016 2:00:00 PM Martin Methodist (Tenn.) Home 89 - 74 Win 5-5
12/14/2016 7:00:00 PM Bethel (Tenn.) Away 87 - 85 Win 6-5
12/16/2016 6:00:00 PM Carver College Home 81 - 77 Win 7-5
12/17/2016 4:00:00 PM Dalton State (GA.) Away 67 - 73 Loss 7-6
1/7/2017 4:00:00 PM Fisk (Tenn.) Away
1/7/2017 4:00:00 PM Fisk (Tenn.) Away 90 - 79 Win 8-6
1/9/2017 8:00:00 PM Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) Home 78 - 90 Loss 8-7
1/12/2017 8:00:00 PM Cumberlands (Ky.) Home 58 - 59 Loss 8-8
1/14/2017 4:00:00 PM Pikeville (Ky.) Home
1/14/2017 4:00:00 PM Pikeville (Ky.) Home 59 - 84 Loss 8-9
1/19/2017 8:00:00 PM Shawnee State (Ohio) Away 79 - 67 Win 9-9
1/21/2017 4:00:00 PM Georgetown (Ky.) Away 60 - 64 Loss 9-10
1/26/2017 8:00:00 PM Life (Ga.) Away 71 - 68 Win 10-10
2/4/2017 2:00:00 PM Campbellsville (Ky.) Home 84 - 76 Win 11-10
2/9/2017 8:00:00 PM Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) Away 56 - 81 Loss 11-11
2/16/2017 8:00:00 PM Pikeville (Ky.) Away
2/16/2017 8:00:00 PM Pikeville (Ky.) Away 78 - 83 Loss 11-12
2/18/2017 4:00:00 PM Cumberlands (Ky.) Away 69 - 56 Win 12-12
2/23/2017 8:00:00 PM Georgetown (Ky.) Home 67 - 79 Loss 12-13
2/25/2017 4:00:00 PM Shawnee State (Ohio) Home 74 - 87 Loss 12-14