CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. — Former Rutgers University guard D'Von Campbell scored a collegiate career-high 24 points in his NAIA debut Friday to lead No. 19 Campbellsville University past No. 4 Benedictine College, 71-61, in game one of the Lou Cunningham Classic.
The win is Campbellsville's first over an NAIA Top 5 team since upsetting No. 3 Georgetown on the road in December 2012. The season opener was the first of eight games CU will play against NAIA Top 25 programs before Christmas.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – When Campbellsville Tiger basketball tips off Friday, Oct. 31 for the 15th annual Lou Cunningham Classic they will do so as the No. 19 team in NAIA Division I, the national office announced Tuesday.
The Tigers will begin their tough schedule immediately, tipping off the tournament against preseason No. 4 Benedictine College (Kan.) Friday at 7 p.m. EDT and then hosting No. 24 (NAIA DII) St. Thomas University (Fla.) Saturday at 4 p.m.
COLUMBIA, Ky. — Mid-South Conference coaches have selected Pikeville as the favorite to win the men's basketball regular season title in 2014-15, according to the MSC Pre-season Coaches' Poll released on Friday.
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University men's basketball head coach Keith Adkins has announced the signing of three former NCAA Division I players to the Tigers' 2014-15 roster.
Demontre Harris (Florida and South Carolina) and D'Von Campbell (Rutgers and UTEP) are already enrolled in classes at Campbellsville University and will compete as seniors. Rob Robinson (Illinois Chicago) will enter CU as a junior this fall.
CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University's men's basketball coach Keith Adkins announced the Tigers' 2014-15 schedule, one of the program's most diverse in recent years.
The 30-game regular season schedule will have its earliest start date in program history, tipping off Oct. 31 and Nov. 1 when the Tigers host Benedictine College (Kan.) and Saint Thomas University (Fla.) for the Lou Cunningham Classic. It is also the first time the classic has been on opening weekend.