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January 26, 2015

Jacksonville State

JSU men: Last-second attempt falls short for Gamecocks

JACKSONVILLE -- Jacksonville State head coach James Green and his Gamecocks spent Saturday with their backs to the wall against Morehead State, but the knockout punch didn't come until three seconds to play.

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Saturday 01/24/2015
Morehead State at JSU
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 11:59 pm
JSU athletes set GPA record, with football topping 3.0 for first time
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 5:42 pm


JSU women: Motivated Gamecocks dispatch Morehead State to end 2-game skid
Updated: January 24, 2015 - 5:21 pm

JACKSONVILLE -- If January seems a bit early to have a sense of urgency about the basketball season, just consider the results.

Thursday 01/22/2015
JSU basketball: Late run pushes Gamecocks past Colonels
Posted: January 22, 2015

JACKSONVILLE — A coach always tells his team to never stop playing until the final buzzer of the game sounds. This saying was pivotal for Jacksonville State during its 71-67 win over Eastern Kentucky on Thursday night.

Wednesday 01/21/2015
JSU basketball: Gamecocks' women lose second straight road game
Updated: January 21, 2015 - 8:46 pm

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The road woes for the Jacksonville State women’s basketball team continued Wednesday night as the Gamecocks fell to Belmont 70-66.

Tuesday 01/20/2015
Analysis: Trade of Gattis could open door to playing time for Cunningham
Posted: January 20, 2015

El Oso Blanco ya no está aquí.

Saturday 01/17/2015
JSU men: Gamecocks rally from 21 down before falling
Updated: January 17, 2015 - 8:44 pm

MARTIN, Tenn. — Jacksonville State staged a comeback from a 21-point deficit but ultimately fell to UT Martin 55-52 in men’s basketball Saturday.

JSU women: Gamecocks fall at defending OVC champ
Updated: January 17, 2015 - 7:41 pm

MARTIN, Tenn. — A strong second-half performance by four-time defending Ohio Valley champion UT Martin was too much for Jacksonville State as the Gamecocks fell 67-47 on the road Saturday.

Friday 01/16/2015
JSU football: Gamecocks release 11-game schedule
Updated: January 16, 2015 - 10:55 pm

JACKSONVILLE — Jacksonville State will play five home football games this fall and take a road trip to Auburn, according to the schedule released by the school Friday. The Gamecocks are slated to play an 11-game schedule.

Wednesday 01/14/2015
JSU basketball: Lady Gamecocks blow out SEMO
Posted: January 14, 2015

JACKSONVILLE — If Wednesday evening’s win over Southeast Missouri is any indication of what the Jacksonville State women’s basketball team is capable of, fellow Ohio Valley Conference teams are in store for a rude awakening.

Monday 01/12/2015
Two years of Strain’s pain becomes JSU’s gain
Updated: January 12, 2015 - 4:10 pm

JACKSONVILLE — Courtney Strain was having a rare tough night as a Jacksonville State University Gamecock.

Sunday 01/11/2015
JSU basketball: Gamecocks fall to Murray State for first home loss this season
Posted: January 11, 2015

JACKSONVILLE — The combination of one team atop the Ohio Valley Conference and another having yet to lose at home brought lights and cameras to Pete Mathews Coliseum Sunday evening.

Saturday 01/10/2015
JSU women: With Cantrell out, Gamecocks beat Murray State in OT
Updated: January 10, 2015 - 6:22 pm

JACKSONVILLE — When senior center Miranda Cantrell went down with a knee injury against Austin Peay on Thursday night, Jacksonville State head coach Rick Pietri knew he would have to try different combinations of different pieces to survive.

Friday 01/09/2015
Joe Medley: Amid hiccup, perspective for JSU women
Updated: January 09, 2015 - 5:05 pm

Thursday wasn’t one of the best days for Jacksonville State women’s basketball under Rick Pietri.

Thursday 01/08/2015
JSU men: Gamecocks lock down first OVC victory
Updated: January 08, 2015 - 10:50 pm

JACKSONVILLE — It’s not every game a player can put together a career night in front of his home crowd, but Jacksonville State senior D.J. Felder did that Thursday.

JSU women: Gamecocks fall as Pietri wants a better effort from his team
Updated: January 08, 2015 - 9:42 pm

JACKSONVILLE — Gone are the days when Jacksonville State could manage only a single win in one women’s basketball season.

JSU football: Grass expects Gamecocks to build on strong 2014 season
Updated: January 08, 2015 - 3:09 pm

This Saturday around noon, there will be about 122 football coaches just a little — or maybe a lot — envious of two of their colleagues.

Saturday 01/03/2015
JSU women: Eastern Illinois' desperation 3-pointer sinks Gamecocks
Updated: January 03, 2015 - 9:49 pm

CHARLESTON, Ill. — For the second time this season, the Jacksonville State women's basketball team dropped a contest at the buzzer as Eastern Illinois slipped past the Gamecocks 66-63 on Saturday.

JSU men: Gamecocks fall in OT for fifth straight loss
Updated: January 03, 2015 - 9:21 pm

CHARLESTON, Ill. — The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team lost its fifth straight game Saturday when the Gamecocks fell 59-50 in overtime at Eastern Illinois.

Tuesday 12/30/2014
Mark Edwards: JSU should find a place for MK Taylor
Updated: December 31, 2014 - 3:12 pm

Jacksonville State football coach John Grass just finished a season in which his Gamecocks won 10 games and took the Ohio Valley Conference championship, so he hardly needs advice from a sports writer regarding football decisions.

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