Bearden Boys Varsity Basketball

  • Overall Record: 18 - 6
  • Conference Record: 13 - 2

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State champs tell their own stories from triumphant week at state tournament

Editor’s note: Bearden’s boys basketball team won the school’s first ever state championship on March 16 when the Bulldogs beat Memphis East 83-68. The Bark sports staff has spent the past week interviewing all six seniors and Coach Jeremy Parrott about their experiences in Murfreesboro for the state tournament, and we have let them tell

State tournament MVP Glover commits to play basketball at Florida

Bearden senior Ques Glover committed Monday to play basketball at the University of Florida next year. The point guard announced his decision on Twitter. Glover was named MVP of the Class AAA state tournament in March, as he led the Bulldogs to their first ever state title. “From day one (on the job) I just

Bearden’s hot start against Whitehaven leaves Bulldogs one win away from state title

Bearden defeated Whitehaven 76-60 in the Class AAA state semi-finals Friday afternoon to advance to the state championship game for only the second time in school history. The Bulldogs will play Memphis East in the finals Saturday at 3:30 p.m. Central. The game will stream on nfhsnetwork.com. “This game was really big for us,” senior guard Ques Glover said.

Class of 2011 set standard for Bearden basketball; 2019 has met it – and could surpass it

When Ty Greene, Rico White, and a few of their other former teammates walked back onto Bearden’s campus in the summer of 2015, Greene had just been named the country’s Mid-Major Player of the Year and White had just finished his senior year of college as the composed, savvy floor general for 22-10 Chattanooga. They probably had a hint even

Bearden survives sub-state game, makes third state tournament in a row

Bearden escaped with a 46-40 win over Dobyns-Bennett on Monday night to advance to its third straight state tournament. The game started out slow, with the score at the half being 20-14 with Bearden on top, but Dobyns-Bennett started the second half strong. The Indians went on a run and were able to limit Bearden to only four

Mr. Basketball finalist Glover carries Bulldogs into postseason

Over the past four years, senior Ques Glover has been the energy and spark for the Bearden basketball team’s success. Now as a senior, Glover is getting state-wide recognition for his play. He’s been named a finalist for the Class AAA Mr. Basketball award, one of the most prestigious awards in high school basketball. Memphis

Bearden pulls away in second half, gets blowout revenge win over Maryville

When Bearden faced Maryville in December, a late 3-pointer lifted the Rebels to an upset win. A last second shot wouldn’t have made a difference Tuesday night, as the Bulldogs rolled to a dominant 72-49 win over their district rival. The last time these two teams met, Bearden was missing key players due to injury

Bulldogs only getting better as Pember returns to full strength

Bearden boys basketball’s injury struggles have finally come to an end. The beginning of the season was plagued with injury and a shortened bench. Despite the lack of depth and healthy big men, the Bulldogs found a way to be successful and have only grown in strength as the season has progressed and the team has returned to

All six Bearden boys basketball seniors considering playing at the next level

Bearden basketball has been a dominant program over the past two seasons, and its players are being recognized by collegiate teams for their outstanding play. Several players on the team have received offers to play collegiate basketball, with one already signing. Ques Glover Senior guard Glover has been the key to the Bulldog offense for

Bulldogs carrying lessons from tough winter break tournaments into district play

The Bearden boys basketball team had an eventful winter break. They faced top competition from across the southeast and beyond – they beat one team from the Bahamas – in winning the Arby’s Classic tournament after last year’s third place finish. The team’s success at the Arby’s Classic was huge for the team’s confidence going forward into the