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 Lady Lions outlast Chattahoochee Valley behind new-look starting lineup

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A new-look starting lineup yielded profitable results for the Wallace State Lady Lions in a 72-66 victory over Chattahoochee Valley Community College at Tom Drake Coliseum on Saturday. Sophomore guard Hannah Vest, who nailed five 3-pointers, finished with 18 points for Wallace State, Morgan Higgins scored 15 in her first start in…

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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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Wallace State women’s basketball tunes up for ACCC play with convincing win over Columbia State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team posted its most dominant effort of the season on Tuesday, rolling past Columbia State 71-45 at Tom Drake Coliseum. The Lady Lions marched out to a 20-2 cushion at the end of the first quarter and didn’t yield a field goal until the 5:55 mark in the…

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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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Wallace State forward Immanuel King skies for a  dunk in the first half of the Lions’ victory over Wallace Community College-Selma on Saturday.

Wallace State men’s basketball coasts past Wallace-Selma; Lady Lions fall to Lady Patriots in home opener

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Sophomore Kylen Butler poured in a game-high 16 points, Derylton Hill added 14 off the bench and Wallace State’s men’s basketball team rolled past Wallace Community College-Selma with a 70-47 victory Saturday afternoon at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State (10-2) overcame an early 17-7 deficit, led by two at the half and…

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Wallace State men’s basketball pushes winning streak to five games

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team continues to roll during the season’s opening month. The Lions (8-1) reeled off their fifth consecutive victory Monday night, edging Wallace Community College-Selma on the road, 57-53. Marcus Barham posted a double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds for Wallace State, and Kylen Butler scored 15 points,…

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