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December 19, 2014

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JSU shuts down nation's top scorer

The Jacksonville State men's basketball team shut down the nation's leading scorer on Tuesday night and handed UNC Asheville a 64-55 defeat in Pete Mathews Coliseum.

  • icon Updated: December 17

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Wednesday 12/10/2014
Bearkats knock JSU out of playoffs
Updated: December 10, 2014 - 11:03 am

There will not be a return trip to the quarterfinals of the FCS playoffs for Jacksonville State.

Tuesday 12/02/2014
Jax State prepares for playoff opener
Updated: December 02, 2014 - 3:43 pm

Here is what Jacksonville State University coach John Grass said about this week’s playoff game against Sam Houston State. Grass held his weekly press conference Monday. Kickoff Saturday at Burgess-Snow Field is at 1 p.m.

Wednesday 11/26/2014
Thurmond, Horton lead Eagles’ team
Posted: November 26, 2014

There is no question who opposing teams will be looking to stop on the Golden Eagles basketball team this year.

Lady Eagles fall to Gadsden City, stop Alexandria
Posted: November 26, 2014

The Jacksonville Lady Eagles played two games last week to open up their season, losing to Gadsden City 72-63 and beating Alexandria 69-22.

Eagles fall in opener
Posted: November 26, 2014

Jacksonville started out their basketball season with a loss to rival Alexandria 88-72.

Experience should help JHS girls’ team
Posted: November 26, 2014

With all five starters returning for the Lady Eagles, Jacksonville should be a big force to be reckoned with this year.

Tuesday 11/18/2014
CHAMPIONS: JSU wins OVC, playoff berth
Updated: November 18, 2014 - 11:15 am

It’s time to start measuring for at least one championship ring. Third-ranked Jacksonville State clinched its fourth Ohio Valley Conference football crown Saturday afternoon with a gritty 27-20 victory over Eastern Illinois before a crowd of 14,925 at Burgess-Snow Field.

Fayette County rallies to shoot down Eagles
Updated: November 18, 2014 - 11:03 am

It was a game that was played to the very end. It was one of those games when either team could have picked up the win but when it was over it was Fayette County ending up on top 29-26 to end the Golden Eagles season.

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