No. 21 Wallace State women’s basketball pushes winning streak to 12 games; WSCC men fall in nightcap to Motlow State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 21st-ranked women’s basketball team has pushed its winning streak to 12. Morgan Smith poured in a game-high 19 points, Haven Albright scored 16 and the Lady Lions successfully tuned up for conference action with a 66-54 victory over Motlow State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night. “After what happened…

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No. 24 Wallace State women edge No. 23 Wabash Valley in Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic; WSCC men fall in OT to undefeated Richard Bland

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball grabbed the upper hand in a battle of nationally-ranked teams during the second day of the Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic, edging No. 23 Wabash Valley College, 71-67, at Tom Drake Coliseum on Saturday. Sophomore guard Kaneisha Mixon set yet another career high with 18 points for the…

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Milbry, Beasley lead Wallace State’s men past Wabash Valley College in Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Freshman Devorice Milbry scored a career-high 15 points, sophomore Kriston Beasley added 12 and the Wallace State men’s basketball team prevailed 66-61 over Wabash Valley (Ill.) College in the opening night of the Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic at Tom Drake Coliseum on Friday. Wallace State, which was playing only its second…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams hosting second annual Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic this weekend

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams are ringing in 2015 with some opponents visiting Tom Drake Coliseum for the first time as they host the second annual Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic on Jan. 2-4. Joining the 24th-nationally ranked Wallace State Lady Lions in the women’s field are Snead State, No. 21 Shelton State,…

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Wallace State men’s basketball guard Lee Moore inks with UTEP during Wednesday’s early signing period

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball guard Lee Moore shined last season during the Lions’ appearance at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas, scoring 28 points in an overtime victory over Westchester (N.Y) Community College. That’s when Wallace State coach John Meeks felt four-year institutions began…

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No. 25 Wallace State men’s basketball, the defending conference champ, to lean on sophomore Lee Moore and myriad of freshmen in 2014-15

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 25th-ranked men’s basketball team opens the 2014-15 season this weekend at the Chipola Classic in Marianna, Fla. One thing is for certain this season for the defending Alabama Community College Conference/Region 22 champions: sophomore guard Lee Moore will take the court each night as one of the top junior college…

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Wallace State softball’s Sabrina Russell among NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipients for 4.0 GPA; five WSCC teams achieve All-Academic Team status

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State softball’s Sabrina Russell is a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipient in the list of individual and team academic honorees released Tuesday by the NJCAA. Russell, a member of Wallace State’s 2013 NJCAA Division I national championship team, achieved the NJCAA’s highest academic recognition for…

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Wallace State men’s basketball eliminated by second-seeded Vincennes (Ind.) in NJCAA tournament second round

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HUTCHINSON, KANSAS – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team flirted with a second-round upset over Vincennes (Ind.) University at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) tournament Wednesday afternoon, but was unable to manufacture one final push and fell to the second-seeded Trail Blazers 84-77 at the Sports Arena in Hutchinson, Kansas. Wallace State, the No.…

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Wallace State men’s basketball wins NJCAA tournament opener with thrilling double OT victory over Westchester (N.Y.)

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HUTCHINSON, KANSAS – Jestin Lewis didn’t want his final memory in a Wallace State uniform to be a missed free throw in the closing seconds of double overtime Monday night at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) national tournament in Hutchinson, Kansas. With an assist and keen awareness from teammate Lee Moore, Lewis made sure…

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