Top-seeded Wallace State men’s basketball defeats Lawson State in ACCC tourney semis, setting up title game showdown with Shelton State

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State men’s basketball team is one win away from earning its third state championship in five seasons after prevailing 71-61 against Lawson State in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament semifinals Friday night at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State freshman Lee Moore posted his fifth double-double of the season, scoring…

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Top-seeded Wallace State men use strong second half to beat Bishop State in men’s ACCC tourney quarterfinals

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State sophomore Jestin Lewis scored 21 points and grabbed seven boards, Lee Moore added 14 points and the top-seeded Lions pulled away in the second half for a 69-45 victory over Bishop State in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament quarterfinals Thursday night at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State, which…

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Both Wallace State basketball teams earn top seeds as college set to host 2014 Alabama Community College Conference tournament on March 2-8

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams have both enjoyed outstanding seasons, marking the best collective campaign in the college’s history by each winning an Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division championship. It’s now time to turn their attention to the postseason as both teams host the ACCC/Region 22 tournament beginning with the women’s…

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No. 21 Wallace State Lady Lions clinch ACCC North Division title in regular season home finale, while WSCC men grind out win for share of its own division crown

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s basketball teams made sure Monday’s regular season home finales were ones to savor for a while. The 21st-ranked Lady Lions clinched the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division championship with a 70-51 victory over Lawson State, and the Wallace State men earned at least a share of the ACCC North…

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No. 21 Wallace State women complete regular-season sweep over No. 11 Shelton State with big win on road, WSCC men fall to No. 9 Bucs

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team has compiled a handful of signature wins this season. None may have been as bigger for the 21st-ranked Lady Lions than Thursday night’s 64-59 victory over No. 11 Shelton State on the road. Wallace State put together a 10-0 run over the final two minutes to erase a…

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Wallace State’s nationally-ranked basketball teams continue torrid paces by sweeping Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s nationally-ranked basketball teams remained red hot Thursday night, sweeping Southern Union at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State’s men, ranked 24th in the latest NJCAA poll, capped the night with a 68-63 victory over the Bison, extending the Lions’ winning streak to 14 games. It’s easily the longest streak during coach John…

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Jasmine Coleman looks for an open teammate during the Lady Lions' victory Monday night. Wallace State has won 16 of 17 games.

Wallace State basketball teams continue to roll, sweep Snead State during homecoming

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s basketball teams made sure Snead State didn’t ruin their perfect starts in conference play Monday night, sweeping the Parsons during homecoming at Tom Drake Coliseum. Haven Albright poured in a career-high 21 points off the bench, Jasmine Coleman recorded her sixth double-double of the season and the Wallace State women routed…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams make huge statement with sweep over ranked Shelton State squads

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s basketball teams made a resounding statement Monday night against rival Shelton State, sweeping the Bucs at home for first time since the 2009-10 season. Morgan Smith’s contested layup with 9.3 seconds left proved to be the game winner in a thrilling 62-61 victory for the Lady Lions in the opener, and…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams excited about Monday’s showdown with rival Shelton State

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State and Shelton State’s basketball teams have engaged in many memorable regular-season tilts in recent years. None may be as intriguing across the board as Monday’s upcoming doubleheader at Tom Drake Coliseum. Both Wallace State basketball teams have put together impressive seasons as the calendar has shifted into the meat of the…

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