Wallace State’s basketball teams each earn thrilling victories in sweep over Lawson State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State sophomore guard Haven Albright could hardly recall the last time she made a game-winning shot. Albright will definitely remember the clutch 3-pointer she delivered on Friday for the Lady Lions. Her trey with 0.5 seconds remaining lifted Wallace State to a thrilling 65-64 victory over conference foe Lawson State at…

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Wallace State men edge Southern Union on Mills’ game-winning layup; WSCC women earn first ACCC win

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State freshman guard Xavier Mills scored the game-winning shot with 9 seconds remaining Sunday afternoon, sending the Lions to a slim 41-39 conference victory over Southern Union and capping a strong day for the basketball teams at Tom Drake Coliseum. Mills and the Wallace State men secured a sweep in the…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams swept by Shelton State at home

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams were swept by Shelton State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Tuesday night. The 21st-ranked Lady Lions lost 71-53 to No. 16 Shelton State, while the Wallace State men fell 67-48 in the nightcap to the Bucs. Both women’s teams entered Tuesday as nationally-ranked squads for yet another season.…

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No. 21 Wallace State women breeze by L.B. Wallace, ready for showdown with No. 16 Shelton State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 21st-ranked women’s basketball team can now turn its attention to No. 16 Shelton State after a convincing 90-44 non-conference victory over Lurleen B. Wallace CC at Tom Drake Coliseum on Saturday. The Lady Lions, who have won 13 of 14 games, finished with a season-high scoring output against the Saints,…

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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’s basketball gets double-double from Morgan Hardy in win over Lakeland College

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 24th-ranked women’s basketball team capped a perfect two-game stretch in the Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic with a dominant 76-52 victory over Lakeland College (Alberta, Canada) at Tom Drake Coliseum on Sunday. Wallace State’s Morgan Hardy, a sophomore from Hueytown, finished with 12 points and 14 rebounds, setting a career…

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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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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 women’s basketball breezes past Columbia State in first game as nationally-ranked team

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A day after cracking the national poll for the first time this season, Wallace State’s 24th-ranked women’s basketball team breezed past Columbia (Tenn.) State on Thursday afternoon, prevailing 64-33 at Tom Drake Coliseum. Kaneisha Mixon scored a team-high 15 points off the bench and fellow sophomore Haven Albright scored 11 of her…

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