Jacksonville State jumped out to a big first half lead and held on late to get a much needed victory 72-67 over Libscomb on Thursday night. Jax State (9-13, 2-7 ASUN) will host Austin Peay on Saturday at 4 p.m

Jacksonville State women snagged a 43-41 home win over Central Arkansas Thursday night at Pete Mathews Coliseum. Shawnta Shaw led JSU with 13 points, five rebounds and three assists.

Alexandria boys and girls took down Lincoln Tuesday on the road in Class 5A, Area 12 action. Alexandria boys dropped Lincoln 73-48 for a 4-0 Area record while the girls topped Lincoln 51-40 to improve their Area record to 2-2.

The finals are set for Friday night's Calhoun County Championship. By virtues of their Thursday night victories Oxford will play Anniston in the girls finals at 6 p.m. followed by Jacksonville and Oxford boys at 8 p.m. at Pete Mathews Coliseum at JSU.

Jacksonville rode the hot hand of Anniston native Kevion Nolan to top Jax State 68-62 on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum. Nolan lead all scorers with 23 points and the Sacred Heart graduate had several friends and family members in the crowd cheering him on.

Jax State picked up a much needed conference win Thursday night beating North Florida 72-63. The Gamecocks return to action Saturday at 4.pm. when they take on Jacksonville at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU led ASUN foe Bellarmine well into the second half but couldn't hold them off dropping the game 75-62. JSU will hosts North Florida Thursday at Pete Mathews Coliseum at 6 p.m.

JSU beat Queens Saturday night at Pete Mathews Coliseum 59-39. JSU (9-5, 2-1 ASUN) will travel to Austin Peay (7-6, 2-1) on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.

Between sold out games, Talladega City Schools dedicated the court at Chuck Miller Arena to Coach Chucky Miller. Surrounded by friends, family, former players, and many fans, Miller thanked everyone for the honor. Miller coached high school basketball from 1980-2020, including 2000-20 at Tal…

Scenes from the 2023 Calhoun County Wrestling Tournament hosted by Walter Wellborn High School on January 2. Alexandria repeated as County Champion and Oxford's Garrett Howell collected his fourth individual county title, earning the coaches’ vote as most valuable wrestler.

Jacksonville State dropped their ASUN Conference opener 66-62 to cross state rival North Alabama at Pete Mathews Coliseum.UNA jumped out to a 15-0 lead and never trailed to homestanding JSU. 

Tuesday marked the first day of the Anniston Star Holiday Hoops Classic at Cleburne County High School. Play continues tomorrow at 9:00 a.m. with alternating boys and girls games. The girls teams include Cleburne County Ohatchee, Ranburne, Alexandria, Woodland, Clay Central, Vincent and Hira…