Truett McConnell University Bears
UniversityTruett McConnell University
ConferenceAppalachian Athletic Conference
Athletic directorDr. Stacy Hall
LocationCleveland, Georgia
ColorsBlue and Gold

The Truett McConnell Bears are the athletic teams for Truett McConnell University in Cleveland, Georgia. The university is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA),[1] primarily competing in Appalachian Athletic Conference.[2]

Notable people

Mitchell Wiggins, NBA player and father of NBA player Andrew Wiggins, played basketball at Truett McConnell from 1978 to 1979[3]


  1. ^ "Schools". NAIA.ORG. NAIA. Retrieved 11 November 2015.
  2. ^ "Members". Appalachian Athletic Conference. Retrieved 8 March 2016.
  3. ^ Cooper, Barry (8 June 1986). "Wiggins, Petersen Soaring Rockets' Reserves Sparkle Off Bench". Retrieved 17 March 2016.