Wallace State men’s basketball hosting Hampton Inn Thanksgiving Bash on Nov. 25-26

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team is hosting the third annual Hampton Inn Thanksgiving Bash on Nov. 25-26 at Tom Drake Coliseum. The two-day event begins Friday and features high school and college teams. High schools participating in the tournament are R.A. Hubbard, Falkville, Phil Campbell, Coosa Christian School, Oneonta, Central (Florence), Douglas…

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Wallace State Lady Lions pick up two wins over weekend; WSCC men fall to Florida-based powers

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team notched a pair of wins over the weekend in Americus, Ga., defeating Denmark (S.C.) Technical College and Cape Fear (N.C.) Community College. Sophomore guard Kelsey Houston poured in 17 points off the bench, and Ahziala Wright added 11 points and eight rebounds in Wallace State’s 73-58 victory…

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Wallace State men’s basketball hosting perennial Florida-based powers

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Beginning tonight, Wallace State’s men’s basketball team is hosting a pair of perennial National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) powers from Florida. Chipola College, out of Marianna, Fla., visits Tom Drake Coliseum today at 7 p.m. and top-ranked Northwest Florida State College makes a visit on Saturday at 4:30 p.m. It’s believed…

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Wallace State basketball teams drop home games to Cleveland State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams lost their games to Cleveland State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Tuesday night. Four days after a thrilling victory over Andrew College, Wallace State’s women lost 56-48 to the Lady Cougars. Sophomore Jasmine Hollis led Wallace State scorers with 11 points off the bench. Freshman Joy Sadler added…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball opens 2016-17 season today with reloaded roster

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team opens the 2016-17 season today in Tennessee with a new-look roster and the same championship aspirations. Only two players return from last season’s 26-6 team that finished as the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular season championship for the second time in three seasons and earned the…

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Wallace State has school-record 36 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 36 student-athletes recognized Tuesday as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Athletes of Distinction for their 2015-16 academic achievements, including eight acknowledged as Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipients for finishing with a 4.0 GPA. Wallace State softball had four Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence honorees:…

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Wallace State Lady Lions continue postseason surge into ACCC title game; top-seeded WSCC men upset in closing seconds

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A familiar sight will take place Friday afternoon in the women’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament championship game. The Wallace State Lady Lions (14-19) prolonged their impressive tournament run on Thursday, reeling off their third consecutive postseason win with a 56-47 victory over division foe Snead State. Wallace State freshman…

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No. 19 Wallace State men race past Alabama Southern in ACCC Tournament quarterfinals

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Four Wallace State players finished with double figures, and the top-seeded Lions overcame a slow start in a 77-60 victory over Alabama Southern in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 quarterfinals Wednesday afternoon at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State, ranked 19th nationally and one of two top seeds in the tournament,…

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