Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

College Sports

January 9, 2014

Bluefield splits twinbill with Cumberland

BLUEFIELD, Va. — Asia Wheeler scored 21 points and snared 12 rebounds, leading the Lady Rams past Mid-South Conference foe Cumberland 74-56 on Thursday night at the Dome Gymnasium.

Janee Simmons added 19 points and 14 boards for Bluefield, while Teqa McNeal contributed 10 points, six rebounds and four assists. Destiny Tolliver collected eight points, nine boards and two blocked shots.

Tasia Blue led Cumberland (7-6, 3-2) with 17 points, while TaCouya Allen added 11 points and six rebounds. Blue canned five 3s in defeat.

Bluefield (7-5, 2-2), which led 34-26 at the break, and outrebounded Cumberland 50-28, will host Lindsey Wilson on Saturday at 2 p.m.

College Men

Cumberland 90, Bluefield 83

BLUEFIELD, Va. — Marquel Hickerson scored 20 points to lead four Cumberland scorers in double figures in a Mid-South Conference win over the Rams at the Dome Gymnasium.

Bluefield also had four double figure scorers, led by Kearsten Marion with 23 points and Andrew Wilson with 18. Josh Nesbit and Alex Lubsey added 11 apiece.

Cumberland (11-3, 3-2) also received 16 points each from Daniel McFadden and Josh Wilkerson, while Lamar Brinkley had 15 points and a game-high eight rebounds.

Lubsey added six rebounds for Bluefield, which committed 18 turnovers.

He also had five assists. Marion and Eric Dukes had three steals apiece.

Bluefield (7-4, 1-3) will host Lindsay Wilson on Saturday at 4 p.m.


Text Only
College Sports
Local Sports
Sports Videos
3 Questions with Gary Payton: Kevin Love, Andrew Wiggins and Derrick Rose Players Only: Marcus Mariota's Course Load at Oregon How We Almost Got Johnny Cowboy Donald Sterling Loses The Clippers For Good - @TheBuzzeronFox Franklin talks leaving Vandy Staten Island Man's Emotional Dunk Over NYPD Car - @TheBuzzeronFOX Michael Jordan OK With LeBron James Wearing No. 23? - @TheBuzzeronFox The Cornhuskers have gone...Loco? McNabb: Two games is not acceptable for me Ortiz, Price Feud Is Upsetting To Children - @TheBuzzeronFOX MLB Trade Deadline Talk: Price, Stanton, Kemp Tony Romo will be a full-go for camp Teammate's Advice For Johnny Manziel & Josh Gordon - @TheBuzzeronFox Helfrich praises Mariota's commitment to improve Hillary Clinton Blamed Bill's Affair With Monica Lewinsky On Abuse He Suffered As A Child Diamond Stone, Malik Newman, Josh Jackson and others showcase talent First impressions of Giants' new up-tempo offense Athletic Gaines: Where LeSean McCoy, Kenjon Barner, and more prepare for NFL season Jack White's Cub Face How Emmanuel Mudiay Ended Up in China
Pro Sports