Marion Military Institute & Wallace State’s men’s programs set for nationally-ranked showdown on Thursday

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State men’s basketball coach John Meeks has led the Lions to a pair of Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) titles and subsequent national tournament appearances, yet he perceives Thursday night’s ACCC North Division showdown with Marion Military Institute as one of the most significant in his six seasons in Hanceville. Marion…

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Wallace State baseball drops season opener; WSCC basketball teams record ACCC road sweep

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s baseball team lost its season opener Friday, falling to Motlow (Tenn.) State, 4-2, at James C. Bailey Stadium. Wallace State freshman Cole Collins was 2 for 4 in his collegiate debut, scoring a run in the first inning for the Lions. Wallace State led 1-0 through four innings behind starter…

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Wallace State basketball teams sweep Snead State as college inducts second HOF class

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s basketball teams capped a memorable Sunday at Tom Drake Coliseum with a sweep of Snead State. Playing in front of one of the largest crowds in recent Wallace State basketball history, the Lady Lions earned an impressive 77-67 victory in the opener, and the Wallace State men outlasted Snead State…

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Wallace State basketball teams sweep Lawson State in conference doubleheader

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s basketball teams completed a sweep over conference foe Lawson State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night. The Wallace State Lady Lions opened the doubleheader with their first conference win of season, rolling past the Lady Cougars 60-40. Wallace State’s men followed with a 69-65 triumph, sending the Lions to…

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Barham, Mills pace No. 21 Wallace State men past Shelton State; Lady Lions lose to No. 5 Lady Bucs

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s Marcus Barham scored 27 points, Xavier Mills added a career-high 19 and the 21st-ranked Wallace State men’s basketball team kicked off a busy week with a 78-69 victory over archrival Shelton State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Monday night. Wallace State, which has won 10 of its last 12 games,…

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Wallace State men’s basketball coasts past Southern Union; Lady Lions fall late to Lady Bison

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team collected its second convincing conference victory in three days, coasting to a 73-48 triumph over Southern Union on Thursday night at Tom Drake Coliseum. Sophomore guard Marcus Barham scored a game-high 15 points, Immanuel King had 14 and freshman Jaylen McCoy added 11 points for the Lions,…

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Barham’s career night propels Wallace State men in conference opener; Lady Lions fall to Gadsden State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State men’s sophomore guard Marcus Barham registered a career-high 30 points and the Lions rolled to a 79-62 triumph over Gadsden State in their conference opener Tuesday night. Barham entered the game as Wallace State’s leading scorer and more than doubled his season average (12.3 ppg) against the Cardinals, knocking down…

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Freshman duo lifts Wallace State men’s basketball past Cleveland State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Four Wallace State men finished with double figures, including freshmen Jaylen McCoy and Nubian Spann, and the Lions wrapped up non-conference action Thursday with a 70-51 victory over Cleveland State Community College at Tom Drake Coliseum. McCoy poured in 15 points behind five 3-pointers for Wallace State, Marcus Barham had 15, Spann…

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A look back at 2015 Wallace State athletics

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s softball, men’s golf and volleyball teams each captured Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championships in 2015, the women’s basketball team made program history at the national tournament and the baseball team finished conference runner-up, adding another successful chapter to the college’s athletic achievements. The past 12 months also featured Wallace…

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