Wallace State’s men’s basketball clinches ACCC North Division championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s men’s basketball team has clinched the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division championship. The Lions secured the regular season title with a 66-57 victory over Bevill State on Thursday night, combined with a Shelton State loss on Thursday night. Wallace State has won 11 games in a row in…

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Connor Bruce wins individual low medalist title as WSCC men’s golf finishes tournament runner-up; basketball sweeps Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State sophomore Connor Bruce won individual medalist honors at the Coastal Alabama Invitational over the weekend, and the Lions finished as the tournament runner-up in a playoff. Bruce, a Mortimer Jordan graduate, finished with a 5-under par 139 (69-70) at Rock Creek Golf Club in Fairhope, notching his first collegiate individual…

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WSCC athletics roundup: Men’s basketball claims sole possession of 1st in ACCC North, WBB, softball and baseball updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Demarkus Lampley’s game-winning basket with three seconds remaining lifted Wallace State’s men to a thrilling 73-71 victory at Shelton State over the weekend, catapulting the Lions to sole possession of first place in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division. Lampley, a sophomore from Phenix City, finished with a game-high 32…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams continue to roll, sweep Gadsden State during Homecoming 2019

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams are on a roll as the conference season stretch extends into February. The teams completed a sweep over Gadsden State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Monday night, each extending their winning streaks to six games. The 22nd-ranked Lady Lions (21-4, 5-1 Alabama Community College Conference) opened Homecoming 2019…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams notch conference sweep against Lawson State

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Wallace State’s basketball teams notched a conference sweep against Lawson State on Thursday night. The Lady Lions opened the night with a 78-68 victory over the Lady Cougars, and the WSCC men capped the sweep with a 70-56 triumph. Wallace State’s women (16-4, 2-1 Alabama Community College Conference) had three players post double figures, including…

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Wallace State basketball teams begin conference play on Tuesday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams have turned the page to 2019, and that means conference play is looming. Both teams begin Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) action at Gadsden State on Tuesday, and the home opener is Jan. 12 vs. rival Shelton State. The Lady Lions (12-3) have been on a roll, winning…

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Wallace State basketball teams off to strong starts in 2018-2019

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams are both off to fast starts this young season. Wallace State’s women maintain a 4-1 record after notching a 100-54 victory over Wallace Community College-Selma on Nov. 17, the second time in three games the Lady Lions surpassed the 90-point plateau. The Lady Lions had four players register…

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Wallace State men’s basketball opens 2018-2019 season tonight, featuring experienced sophomore class

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It’s rare for a community college basketball team to have seven returning sophomores. That’s one of the luxuries Wallace State’s men can lean upon during the 2018-2019 season, which begins tonight for the Lions against Combine Academy-Charlotte in Morristown, Tenn. Wallace State, which was selected to finish third in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team recognized by ACCS for nation’s top GPA

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team was recognized in Montgomery on Wednesday at the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) monthly board meeting for being named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Team of the Year for men’s basketball after compiling a cumulative 3.48 GPA this past season. John Meeks’ squad is one of 27…

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