Jacksonville State sharpshooter Erik Durham sits down with Anniston Star Sports Correspondent Chris Brown and talks basketball, music and what there is to do in Missouri. Hint: It's easier to hear the soft-spoken Durham if you turn up your volume all the way.
JACKSONVILLE -- With the season on the line, Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball team found a way to keep its Ohio Valley Conference tournament chances alive.
JACKSONVILLE — Sacred Heart’s players and coaches know they are going to have to show up and play their best when they step on the floor against Georgiana on Monday in the Final Four. Still, the Cardinals should have a very good advantage on their side when they head to Birmingham — experience.
ATLANTA -- Ten games into the season, and Jacksonville State's softball team already has matched last season's pre-conference win total.
JACKSONVILLE — Anybody who’s passed through Spring Garden and interacted with the high school’s girls basketball team knows it’s anything but “hateful” … except when the Panthers play defense.
JACKSONVILLE --- Paulie Stramaglia’s free throws with 22 seconds left broke the tie, and Sean Elmore’s breakaway layup at 0:06 clinched it as Mountain Brook’s boys beat Huffman 56-52 in Wednesday’s Northeast Regional 7A final.
JACKSONVILLE --- Tournament most valuable player Claire Holt poured in 32 points, and Spain Park downed Grissom 60-46 in Wednesday’s Northeast Regional Class 7A girls final.
AUBURN — Auburn head coach Bruce Pearl confirmed Monday his program has had discussions with officials of the College Basketball Invitational about a possible postseason invitation.
Ronnie Johnson scored 17 points to lead Auburn to a 98-75 win at LSU on Tuesday to ensure the Tigers’ first winning season since 2009.
JACKSONVILLE -- Homewood is headed to the Final Four for the third straight year after beating Ramsay 76-61 in the Class 6A Northeast Regional girls finals Tuesday.
JACKSONVILLE --- Size powers defending 2A state champion Lanett and did again during its fourth and biggest battle with Chambers County rival LaFayette in Tuesday’s Northeast Regional final.
JACKSONVILLE -- Tournament most valuable player Brooklyn Dutton saved her best work for the end of Fyffe’s 51-46 overtime win over Section in the Class 2A Northeast Regional girls finals.
JACKSONVILLE -- Mortimer Jordan allowed only two points in the first nine minutes in a 42-28 Northeast Regional semifinal victory over Boaz.