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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WSCC men’s basketball coach John Meeks earns 100th career victory with program; Lady Lions lose to West Alabama in exhibition game

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball coach John Meeks earned his 100th career victory with the Lions over the weekend. Meeks’ milestone victory came in a 71-61 triumph over Brunswick Community College in the Roger Taylor Classic at Louisburg, N.C. The 32-year-old Meeks, a North Carolina native, is in his sixth season at Wallace State…

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No. 24 Wallace State women’s basketball opens 2015-16 season with overhauled roster

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – The final win for Wallace State’s women’s basketball team last season may have been the biggest in program history. Wallace State upset Eastern Arizona at the NJCAA Division I tournament, marking the program’s first ever opening-round win in five national tournament appearances. The Lady Lions finished the season 28-6, made their first NJCAA…

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Golfer Sylas Elliott, softball’s Rachel Ragland among Wallace State athletes to garner postseason recognition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  –  Wallace State freshman golfer Sylas Elliott highlights a slew of athletes who have recently garnered individual awards at the college. Elliott was named a second-team National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) after finishing tied for 10th in the nation last week…

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Wallace State women’s basketball’s Morgan Smith named NJCAA Division I 2nd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State women’s basketball sophomore Morgan Smith was named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I 2nd-team All-American on Tuesday, marking yet another significant achievement for the Lady Lions. Smith becomes the first Wallace State women’s basketball player to garner 2nd-team recognition, the highest earned in program history. “It was…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team eliminated by No. 3 Trinity Valley at NJCAA Division I national tournament

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team couldn’t pull the upset Wednesday, falling to third-seeded Trinity Valley (Texas) Community College 64-49 in the second round of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I tournament in Salina, Kansas. Trinity Valley (30-3) outscored Wallace State 19-10 over the final 12 minutes of the first…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball cruises past No. 11 Eastern Arizona in NJCAA Division I tournament opener, earning Ron Burdette 100th career victory

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team earned its first ever opening-round win at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament on Tuesday, making program history with a convincing 87-59 victory over Eastern Arizona at the Bicentennial Center in Salina, Kansas. Sophomores BreAnna Thompson and Morgan Smith each finished with…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team finishes ACCC tourney runner-up, still receives NJCAA Division I tournament bid

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BAY MINETTE – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team ran out of gas Saturday, falling to Lawson State 66-50 in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament title game at Faulkner State’s Jack Robertson Arena. Lawson State opened up a double-digit lead early in the second half and never let Wallace State trim the deficit…

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