Battle of the birds: JSU hosts Kennesaw State in the FCS second round action November 28, 2017 - Timothy Cash, Sports Editor If Jacksonville State’s football team had to choose what they liked best about their No. 3 seed in the playoff, most of the guys would say it is the respect they got from the Championship Committee. Then, they would probably say the bye week. After having two early bye weeks at the … Continue reading Battle of the birds: JSU hosts Kennesaw State in the FCS second round action
Gamecocks can’t hang late with ‘Noles November 14, 2017 - Grant Benefield, Chanty Sports Reporter JSU women’s basketball faced their first of two Power-five opponents on the 2017-18 docket Sunday, and fell 75-51 to the visiting 18th ranked Florida State Seminoles. Despite the loss, the Gamecocks (1-1) gave the ‘Noles (2-0) all they could handle in the first half of play, and even led FSU 17-13 … Continue reading Gamecocks can’t hang late with ‘Noles
Gamecocks hold off UT Martin for fourth consecutive OVC title November 14, 2017 - Timothy Cash, Sports Editor  No 2 Jacksonville State claimed their fourth-straight Ohio Valley Conference championship Saturday, squeaking by UT Martin 14-7. The Gamecocks also extended their OVC-win streak to 31, and picked up the OVC’s automatic FCS playoff birth. “I’m proud of this team for getting us right where we want to be at the end … Continue reading Gamecocks hold off UT Martin for fourth consecutive OVC title
JSU stomps Spiders to earn 2-0 start November 13, 2017 - Daniel Mayes, Chanticleer Sports Reporter Dominating. That’s the word that best describes the start to the 2017-18 season for the Jacksonville State Men’s basketball squad. The Gamecocks downed Tennessee Wesleyan 100-42 in the regular season opener on Friday night, marking the first time Jacksonville State scored 100 or more points in the regular season since … Continue reading JSU stomps Spiders to earn 2-0 start
Women’s Basketball impresses in preseason exhibition against Alabama-Huntsville November 9, 2017 - Grant Benefield, Chanty Sports Reporter In a final tune-up before kicking off their regular season on the 10th, Jacksonville State women’s basketball defeated Alabama-Huntsville 63-47 at home on Sunday. Despite having to replace three of last year’s starters and welcome seven new faces to the team, the Gamecocks exercised superb ball control against the Chargers, taking … Continue reading Women’s Basketball impresses in preseason exhibition against Alabama-Huntsville
Gamecocks race past Murray State November 5, 2017 - Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter After a bit of a rocky start that led to Jacksonville State trailing after the first quarter, the Gamecocks recovered to blow out Murray State 59-23 for their 30th consecutive Ohio Valley Conference victory on Saturday. The story of the game, as has become usual for Jacksonville State, was their … Continue reading Gamecocks race past Murray State
JSU takes down Delta State in Exhibition contest November 5, 2017 - Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter In their first action since taking the court at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis during the NCAA tournament, the Jacksonville State Men’s basketball team had a great exhibition outing. After falling in a quick 6-0 hole to begin the game, Jacksonville State had no problem in demolishing their Division II … Continue reading JSU takes down Delta State in Exhibition contest
Gamecocks winning despite slow starts November 2, 2017 - Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter In both of Jacksonville State football’s last two games, the team has struggled to a sluggish start. It took the Gamecocks until their third drive in Saturday’s 23-7 homecoming win against Southeast Missouri State to put up their first points, a 65-yard catch-and-run from Kendrick Doss to Trae Barry, and … Continue reading Gamecocks winning despite slow starts
Gamecocks suffer season-ending loss at SEMO October 25, 2017 - Grant Benefield, Chanty Sports Reporter  Gamecock soccer traveled to Southeast Missouri on Sunday needing a win in their final regular season match to guarantee a spot in the eight-team Ohio Valley Conference Soccer Championship tournament. Unfortunately, the Gamecocks came up empty against the Redhawks (7-7-3, 4-3-3) in a bitter 1-0 defeat Sunday afternoon. With the loss … Continue reading Gamecocks suffer season-ending loss at SEMO
Gamecocks overcome slow start to down EIU October 21, 2017 - Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter The streak is safe. Despite a slow start by Jacksonville State that led to the first halftime deficit for the Gamecocks in a conference game in nearly four years, JSU recovered to defeat Eastern Illinois 30-14 for their 28th consecutive OVC victory. A big second half from Bryant Horn and … Continue reading Gamecocks overcome slow start to down EIU
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