Slideshow: Life at the Webb - GardnerWebb

Championship Athletics: Gardner-Webb , which fields 21 intercollegiate sports teams (11 men’s and 10 women’s), is NCAA Division 1 and competes in the Big South conference. Despite our small size, Gardner-Webb’s championship athletic programs have earned national attention, particularly with recent upset victories over major universities like the basketball program’s domination of #20 Kentucky in 2007. Said Aaron Linn, starting guard on that Bulldogs team, “We get to play the best teams in the country, with less pressure. It’s a high level of competition—but we’re focused on the game, not the hype.”