Christian Brothers Buccaneers
|Christian Brothers Buccaneers
|University||Christian Brothers University|
|Conference||Gulf South Conference|
|Basketball arena||Canale Arena|
|Baseball stadium||Buc Field|
|Nickname||Bucs and Lady Bucs|
The Christian Brothers University Buccaneers and Lady Buccaneers are the official sports teams of Christian Brothers University. The Bucs and Lady Bucs play in Division II as a part of the Gulf South Conference.
The Buccaneers began playing in the 1950s as independents. Over the last half-century, CBU has competed in the NAIA Division I in the Volunteer State Athletic Conference and the Tennessee Collegiate Athletic Conference. Since 1992, CBU has been a member of the NCAA Division II in the Gulf South Conference since 1996.
Other athletics at CBU
Buccaneer and Lady Buccaneer basketball and volleyball teams play at Canale Arena.
Lady Buccaneer soccer
- NCAA Division II national champions, 2002
- Gulf South Conference champions, 2000, 2001 2002, 2003, 2004
- NCAA South Regional Champions, 2008
- Beat Memphis Tigers Basketball in a 2014 exhibition match (2 overtimes).
- Missy Gregg, Lady Buccaneer Soccer
- First-team, All-American
- NCAA Tournament Outstanding Offensive Player
- Two-time NSCAA Player of the Year in all divisions
- Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame Female Amateur Athlete of the Year
- Gulf South Conference All-American team
- Honda Award Winner: Division II Athlete of the Year
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- Maskus, Justin (February 24, 2004). "Bucs Capture Memphis Cup". Christian Brothers University Athletics. Retrieved 2008-05-29.
- Opperman, Eric (March 26, 2007). "Bucs Take Tim McCage Cup: CBU tops Lambuth, Memphis in spring tournament". Christian Brothers University Athletics. Retrieved 2008-10-12.
- Opperman, Eric (March 9, 2008). "Bucs Hold On For First GSC Championship, 93-89". Christian Brothers University Athletics. Retrieved 2008-10-12.
- Bucs Win GSC Championship 65-62 Over VSU (http://www.gobucsgo.com/news/2013/3/10/MBB_0310134309.aspx)
- "Division II Winner and Nominees". Honda. Retrieved 2008-05-29.