Wallace State’s women’s basketball team breezes by Faulkner University’s JV

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team breezed to a 94-53 non-conference victory over Faulkner University’s JV team at Tom Drake Coliseum on Monday night. Kelsey Houston scored a game-high 16 points for Wallace State, adding four more made 3-pointers to her season total. Houston, a sophomore from Tanner, has drained an Alabama Community…

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Wallace State softball opens 2017 season on Friday under first-year coach A.J. Daugherty

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball begins a new era Friday with first-year coach A.J. Daugherty now at the helm. The program’s championship expectations, however, remain the same. Daugherty, who took over the program last June, and the Lions open the 2017 season in Galveston, Texas, at the Galveston College Invitational. Wallace State is scheduled…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams sweep Southern Union during homecoming

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams convincingly swept Southern Union during homecoming at Tom Drake Coliseum on Sunday. The Lady Lions coasted to a 91-61 victory in the doubleheader opener, and the men’s team won its second conference game in four days with a 78-63 triumph over the Bison. Wallace State’s women (14-6, 3-1…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball outlasts No. 23 Shelton State; Lady Lions lose to 13th-ranked Lady Bucs

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team won this season’s first bout against 23rd-ranked Shelton State. Sophomore Jaylen McCoy poured in a career-high 27 points for Wallace State, freshman Jarrett Thompson added a career-high 15 points, and the Lions overcame a double-digit deficit, prevailing 70-63 at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night. “We came…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team pulls away in second half to defeat Georgia Highlands

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team geared up for conference play on Wednesday with an impressive 76-65 victory over Georgia Highlands at Tom Drake Coliseum. Freshman Joy Sadler led the way with 16 points for Wallace State, sophomore Kelsey Houston drained five more 3-pointers, finishing with 15 points, and the Lady Lions had…

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Wallace State men’s basketball hosting Buffalo Wild Wings High School Christmas Challenge beginning Thursday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball is hosting the inaugural Buffalo Wild Wings Christmas Challenge beginning Thursday at Tom Drake Coliseum. The five-day event features 23 high schools from the state, including a handful of ranked teams and familiar visitors to the Northwest Regional tournament each year at Wallace State. Saturday’s eight-game slate has…

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