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JSU Bounces Back Into OVC Action Against SEMO, EIU Dec 17, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women's basketball team will bounce back into Ohio Valley Conference play as it faces Southeast Missouri on Sunday, Dec. 19 and Eastern Illinois on Tuesday, Dec. 21.

Gamecocks Welcome Redhawks, Panthers to The Pete Dec 17, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men's basketball team will look to get on the right track before Christmas in a two-game Ohio Valley Conference homestand that will welcome Southeast Missouri to Pete Mathews Coliseum on Sunday and Eastern Illinois on Tuesday.

Georgia State Rallies Past JSU, 59-47 Dec 16, 2010

ATLANTA, Ga. – Jacksonville State squandered an 11-point second-half lead as Georgia State rallied for a 59-47 win Thursday at the Georgia State Sports Arena in Atlanta, Ga.

Women's Hoops Takes On Georgia State In Atlanta Dec 15, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s basketball team returns to the floor on Thursday against Georgia State in Atlanta, Ga. Tip off is set for 6 p.m. CST at the GSU Sports Arena.

Gamecocks Fall On the Road to Oregon, 74-56 Dec 13, 2010

EUGENE, Ore. – A hot-shooting night by Oregon did in the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team on Monday night, when JSU fell victim in a 74-56 Ducks win in historic McArthur Court.

Greg Stewart Resigns as Defensive Coordinator Dec 13, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Head football coach Jack Crowe announced on Monday that defensive coordinator Greg Stewart has left the team to take the same position at the University of Louisiana for Mark Hudspeth.

No. 16 Florida State Ousts JSU 87-39 Dec 12, 2010

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – 16th-ranked Florida State used a 49-point first half to cruise past Jacksonville State, 87-39, on Sunday in women’s college basketball action at the Tucker Civic Center.

JSU Women Travel To No. 16 Florida State On Sunday Dec 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Even though semester finals are out of the way, the Jacksonville State women’s basketball will have a stout test on the court Sunday as it travels to Tallahassee, Fla. to take on No. 16 Florida State. Tip off is set for 1 p.m. CST.

Gamecock Baseball Set to Host Showcase Camp Dec 9, 2010

Jacksonville State University Baseball will be holding their annual Winter Showcase at Rudy Abbot Field on January 15th, 2011. The camp is open to High School athletes in the graduating classes of 2011 – 2014

JSU Track & Field Wraps Up First Meet At Clemson Dec 6, 2010

CLEMSON, S.C. – The Jacksonville State track and field team began the indoor season at the Clemson-hosted Orange and White Winter Classic on Saturday and came away with high marks in first meet of the season.

TTUS' Hot Second Half Does In Gamecocks In OVC Opener Dec 4, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – A red-hot second half by Tennessee Tech did in the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team in its Ohio Valley Conference opener on Saturday, when the Golden Eagles claimed a 64-62 win at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Jax State Women Drop OVC Opener To Tennessee Tech, 79-63 Dec 4, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Tennessee Tech used a 21-0 scoring run over the final minutes of the opening half and the first five minutes of the second half to secure a 79-63 win over Jacksonville State in the Ohio Valley Conference opener for both teams.

Gamecocks Fall To Wofford in Second Round of Playoffs Dec 4, 2010

JACKSONVILLE - The Jacksonville State football team's 2010 season came to an end on Saturday, when Wofford eliminated the No. 8 Gamecocks from the NCAA Division I Football Championship with a 17-14 win at Burgess-Snow Field.

Women's Hoops Opens Conference Play With Tennessee Tech Dec 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball team returns to Pete Matthews Coliseum on Saturday as it opens the Ohio Valley Conference portion of the schedule against Tennessee Tech. Tip off is set for 5:15 p.m.

Gamecock Men Host TTU on Saturday To Open OVC Play Dec 2, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team will open its 2010-11 Ohio Valley Conference schedule on Saturday, when the Gamecocks host Tennessee Tech at 7:45 p.m. at Pete Mathews Coliseum. Fans can get free admission with their ticket stub from Saturday’s football game.

Murphy Breaks D-I Scoring Record But Gamecocks Fall at UAB Dec 1, 2010

BIRMINGHAM – Junior Stephen Hall tied his career high with 20 points and senior Nick Murphy became Jacksonville State’s all-time leading scorer in Division I on Wednesday, but the Gamecocks suffered a hard-fought 59-53 loss to UAB in Bartow Arena.

Gamecock Women Fall At Stetson, 70-52 Nov 29, 2010

DeLand, Fla. – Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball team dropped its fourth-straight game with a 70-52 setback to Stetson University on Monday evening on the SU campus.

Gamecocks Come Up Short In 60-47 Loss to Illinois State Nov 28, 2010

NORMAL, Ill. – An Illinois State stretch in the middle of the game proved too much for the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team to overcome on Sunday, when the Gamecocks fell 60-47 to the Redbirds in the final game of the Global Sports Roundball Classic.

Gamecock Men Earn 64-56 Win Over South Dakota Nov 27, 2010

NORMAL, Ill. – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team looked all the way down its roster for production and got it on Saturday night, when the Gamecocks earned a 64-56 win over South Dakota at the Global Sports Roundball Classic in Illinois State’s Redbird Arena.

Jax State Falls To Bethune-Cookman, 57-46 Nov 27, 2010

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball team dropped its third-straight game as it fell to Bethune-Cookman University, 57-46, on Saturday afternoon on the B-CU campus.

ULM Holds Off Gamecocks On First Day of Illinois State Tourney Nov 26, 2010

NORMAL, Ill. – An early Jacksonville State drought and a late Louisiana at Monroe run did the Gamecock men’s basketball team in on Friday night, when the Warhawks fought for a 57-50 win on the opening day of the Global Sports Roundball Classic at Illinois State’s Redbird Arena.

JSU Opens Sunshine State Tour At Bethune-Cookman Nov 26, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s basketball team will spend the post Thanksgiving weekend in the state of Florida looking to get back in the win column after dropping its last two contests.

Samford Uses Second Half Run To Down JSU, 66-52 Nov 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Samford used a 29-7 second half scoring run to overcome a halftime deficit as the Bulldogs topped Jacksonville State, 66-52, in women’s basketball action at Pete Matthews Coliseum on Tuesday night.

Gamecocks Place 13 on All-OVC Football Teams Nov 23, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s #Coty Blanchard# was named the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year and the Gamecocks had 13 players named to the All-Conference teams, which were released by the conference office on Tuesday.

JSU Men Drop Home Game to SE Louisiana Nov 22, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Senior Nick Murphy scored 18 points for the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team on Monday night, but Southeastern Louisiana took a 74-66 win from the Gamecocks at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Gamecocks, Bulldogs Meet In Thanksgiving Week Duel Nov 22, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – After dropping its first game of the season last Saturday on the road, Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball squad returns to Pete Matthews Coliseum on Tuesday evening to face in-state nemesis Samford University. Tip off is set for 7 p.m.

JSU Women Fall To Lipscomb, 84-62 Nov 20, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Jacksonville State suffered its first setback of the season after Lipscomb topped the Gamecocks, 84-62, at Allen Arena on Saturday night on the LU campus.

Tennessee Tech Rallies To Upset No. 4 Gamecocks Nov 20, 2010

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The fourth-ranked Jacksonville State football team let the Ohio Valley Conference title slip away on Saturday evening, when Tennessee Tech overcame a 17-point fourth-quarter to claim a 35-24 upset win at Tucker Stadium.

JSU Women's Hoops Continues Road Trip At Lipscomb Nov 19, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball team will look to continue the momentum gained after a midweek road victory at Troy as it continues its road trip on Saturday at Lipscomb. Tip off is set for 6:30 p.m. at Allen Arena on the LU campus.

VMI Gets 65-55 Win Over Gamecock Men Nov 18, 2010

LEXINGTON, Va. – Despite holding the nation’s leading scoring team 41 points under its average on Thursday night, the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team dropped a 66-55 road game at VMI.

Gamecocks Fall In Five to Tennessee Tech at OVC Tournament Nov 18, 2010

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team’s season came to an end in the first round of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament on Thursday afternoon, when the Gamecocks fell to Tennessee Tech, 3-2 (19-25, 25-20, 20-25, 25-21, 15-11).

JSU Softball Adds Three In Early Signing Period Nov 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team has signed two high school position players and a junior college pitcher in its early signing period, head coach Jana McGinnis announced on Monday.

Gamecocks Test Troy On The Road Wednesday Nov 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – After opening the 2010-11 season with a win at home, the Jacksonville State women’s basketball team will have a pair of road tests beginning on Wednesday at in-state rival Troy. Tip off is set for 7 p.m. at Sartain Hall on the Troy campus.

JSU Trio Named OVC Players of the Week Nov 14, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Jason Horton, James Esco and Darius Barksdale have all three been honored by the Ohio Valley Conference as Players of the Week, the league office announced on Sunday.

No. 6 Gamecocks Use Another Comeback to Down No. 7 Redhawks Nov 13, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – In a season of unbelievable comebacks, the No. 6 Jacksonville State football team may have pulled of the most improbable one of the year in a 29-27 win over No. 7 Southeast Missouri on Saturday night at Burgess-Snow Field.

Schumacher Sets Gamecocks Past SEMO, 3-1 Nov 12, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Senior setter Brooke Schumacher became Jacksonville State’s career assists leader on Friday night and led the Gamecocks to a 3-1 (25-13, 25-19, 23-25, 25-12) win over Southeast Missouri at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Men's Hoops Hosts West Alabama Saturday to Open Season Nov 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team will get its 2010-11 season underway on Saturday at 7:45, when the Gamecocks host West Alabama. Admission to the game is free with a ticket stub from Saturday’s JSU vs. Southeast Missouri football game.

JSU Volleyball Closes Regular Season At Home This Weekend Nov 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team will wrap up the 2010 regular season this weekend with a pair of home matches. The Gamecocks will host Southeast Missouri on Friday at 7 p.m. and Eastern Illinois on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. Admission is free to both matches.

Saturday's Football Game to Feature T38 Flyover Nov 10, 2010

Jacksonville State University's November 13 home football game against SEMO will incorporate the university's annual fall preview day for prospective students, the Southerners reunion and a salute to Veterans, including a T38 flyover before the game.

Eastern Kentucky Stuns No. 2 Jax State 49-37 Nov 6, 2010

RICHMOND, Ky. – T.J. Pryor threw for 168 yards and rushed for 77 more, while Orlandius Harris had 205 receiving yards and a pair of touchdowns to lead Eastern Kentucky to a 49-37 upset of No. 2 Jacksonville State at Roy Kidd Stadium on Saturday.

Slater Rallies Gamecocks Past Murray State For 3-1 Win Nov 6, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team rallied after a first set loss on Saturday to hand Murray State a 3-1 (22-25, 25-15, 25-22, 26-24) defeat in a key Ohio Valley Conference match at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU's Harkins Named Academic All-District by CoSIDA Nov 4, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State junior Lauren Harkins has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-District Team by the College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA), the organization announced on Thursday.

Gamecock Men's Hoops to Host West Georgia on Thursday Nov 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team will hit the floor for the first time in 2010-11 on Thursday, when the Gamecocks host West Georgia in a 7 p.m. exhibition game at Pete Mathews Coliseum. Admission is free.

Tennessee Tech Hands Gamecocks 3-1 Volleyball Loss Nov 2, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Errors proved costly for the Jacksonville State volleyball team on Tuesday night, when the Gamecocks dropped a 3-1 (27-25, 24-26, 25-20, 25-23) Ohio Valley Conference match to Tennessee Tech at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Volleyball Starts Homestand On Tuesday vs. Tech Nov 1, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team starts a five-match homestand on Tuesday, when the Gamecocks host Tennessee Tech at 7 p.m. at Pete Mathews Coliseum. Admission is free and free pizza will be available for all in attendance.

Tennessee State Drops Gamecock Volleyball in Five Oct 30, 2010

NASHVILLE – Tennessee State rallied to win the final two sets on Saturday afternoon to hand the Jacksonville State volleyball team a 3-2 (25-17, 22-25, 19-25, 25-14, 15-11) defeat in Nashville.

JSU Volleyball Falls at Austin Peay Oct 29, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team had three players in double figures in each kills and digs on Friday night but the Gamecocks dropped a 3-1 (22-25, 25-17, 25-21, 25-17) match at second-place Austin Peay.

JSU Cross Country Vies For OVC Championship On Saturday Oct 29, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s and women’s cross country teams will vie for an Ohio Valley Conference title on Saturday as both squads will compete in the OVC Cross Country Championships, hosted by Tennessee Tech.

Women's Tennis Readies For Southern Miss Halloween Classic Oct 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – After competing last weekend in the USTA/ITA Southern Regionals in Birmingham, the Jacksonville State women’s tennis team will take part in the Halloween Classic this weekend, hosted by the University of Southern Mississippi.

Fernandez Valdes Named OVC Female Golfer of the Week Oct 27, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Lucia Fernandez Valdes has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Female Golfer of the Week for her fourth-place finish at the Edwin Watts/Palmetto Intercollegiate in Kiawah Island, S.C., on Tuesday.

Gamecock Women Place Seventh at Palmetto Intercollegiate Oct 26, 2010

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Junior Lucia Fernandez Valdes finished fourth and sophomore Luz Armijo Fernandez 11th at the Palmetto Intercollegiate on Tuesday, leading the Jacksonville State women’s golf team to a seventh-place finish.

Fernandez Valdes Tied For Second After First Day of Palmetto Oct 25, 2010

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – Junior Lucia Fernandez Valdes shot a 5-under 139 on the first day of the Palmetto Intercollegiate on the Oak Point Golf Course on Kiawah Island, S.C., putting the Jacksonville State women’s golf team in eighth place heading into Tuesday’s final round.

Harkins Earns OVC Defensive Player of the Week Honor Oct 25, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Lauren Harkins has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts in guiding the Gamecock volleyball team to a split over the weekend.

JSU's Brittany Wiley Tabbed To Preseason All-OVC Team Oct 25, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn – Jacksonville State junior guard Brittany Wiley has been selected as a Preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference performer, announced by the league office at its annual OVC Basketball Media Day on Monday.

Gamecocks Move Up to No. 2 in Football Polls Oct 25, 2010

Jacksonville State moved to No. 2 in both major Football Championship Subdivision polls on Monday following the Gamecocks’ 56-3 win over Austin Peay to extend the nation’s longest winning streak to 12 games.

Murphy Named to Preseason All-OVC Squad Oct 25, 2010

NASHVILLE – Jacksonville State senior Nick Murphy has been named to the Preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference Team and the Gamecocks have been picked to finish eighth in 2010-11, the league announced at its annual Media Day on Monday.

JSU's Brannon Byrd Earns OVC Honor Oct 24, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Brannon Byrd was named the Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office announced on Sunday.

Gamecocks Roll to 56-3 Homecoming Win Over Peay Oct 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The third-ranked Jacksonville State football team put on a show for its largest Homecoming crowd ever on Saturday by rolling to a 56-3 win over Austin Peay at Burgess-Snow Field.

Morehead State Snaps JSU's Home Winning Streak Oct 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team lost its first home match since 2008 on Saturday, when the Gamecocks were swept, 3-0 (25-13, 25-12, 25-11) by first-place Morehead State.

Gamecock Volleyball Sweeps EKU In Return To The Pete Oct 22, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team made quick work of Eastern Kentucky in its return home on Friday night, when the Gamecocks rolled to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-20) sweep to move ahead of the Colonels in the Ohio Valley Conference standings.

JSU Basketball to Host Annual Tip-Off Luncheon on Nov. 3 Oct 21, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State athletics department will hold its annual Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tip-Off Luncheon on Nov. 3 in the Stadium Club of Burgess-Snow Field as part of the opening week to the 2010-11 season for both programs.

JSU Volleyball to Dig Pink This Weekend Against EKU, Morehead Oct 21, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team will have a weekend at home for just the second time this season, beginning with a 7 p.m. match vs. Eastern Kentucky on Friday and wrapping up with a 1 p.m. meeting with Morehead State on Saturday.

JSU's Berlin, Wallace Earn OVC Golfer of the Week Honor Oct 20, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State golfers Gonzalo Berlin and Matthew Wallace split Ohio Valley Conference Golfer of the Week honors after guiding the Gamecock men to a record-breaking win at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate earlier in the week.

Arrizon's Second-Place Finish Lands JSU Women in Third Oct 19, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Sophomore Ornella Arrizon finished second on Tuesday to lead the Jacksonville State women’s golf team to a third-place finish at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate at the Clarksville Country Club.

JSU Women's Basketball Preseason Update Oct 19, 2010

Jacksonville State head women's basketball coach Annette Watts talks about her squad's progression during the preseason. Watts and her staff have put the Gamecocks through two weeks of drills and are preparing for the 2010-11 season that is just around the corner.

JSU Men Shatter Records on First Day of APSU Intercollegiate Oct 18, 2010

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. – Freshman Matthew Wallace led a record-breaking performance by the Jacksonville State men’s golf team on Monday afternoon, landing the Gamecocks a 15-shot lead heading into Tuesday’s final round of the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate.

JSU Football Remains No. 3 in Top 25 Polls Oct 18, 2010

Jacksonville State remained No. 3 in both major Football Championship Subdivision polls on Monday after extending the nation’s longest winning streak to 11 games with a 24-0 shutout over Tennessee State last week.

Morehead State Edges JSU,1-0, On Senior Day Oct 17, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State soccer team put together a valiant effort to send its three departing seniors out with a win on the home pitch, but Morehead State staved off the Gamecocks, 1-0, on Senior Day at the JSU Soccer Field on Sunday.

Gamecock Rifle Tops Nevada In Home Debut Oct 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State rifle team avenged an earlier loss to Nevada on Saturday at the Gamecock Rifle Range as JSU turned in a 4651 total to UN’s 4616.

Red Bandits Shine in 24-0 Shutout of Tennessee State Oct 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The third-ranked Jacksonville State football team dominated in all phases on Saturday afternoon, when the Gamecocks won their 11th-straight game with a 24-0 shutout of Tennessee State at Burgess-Snow Field.

Gamecocks Fall in Four at Tennessee Tech Oct 15, 2010

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Senior Caitlin Vorbeck knocked down 15 kills and picked up nine digs for the Jacksonville State volleyball team on Friday night, but the Gamecocks dropped a 3-1 (26-24, 25-11, 16-25, 25-18) match at Tennessee Tech.

Gamecock Hoops Hits Practice Floor For First Time Oct 15, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team got its preparations for the 2010-11 season underway on Friday evening, when the Gamecocks held their first practice of the season.

JSU Soccer Falls To Eastern Kentucky, 5-0 Oct 15, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Eastern Kentucky kept its bid intact for the Ohio Valley Conference regular season crown as it shut out Jacksonville State, 5-0 in women’s college soccer action on the JSU campus Friday evening.

Weekly JSU Volleyball Update With Rick Nold Oct 14, 2010

Jacksonville State head volleyball coach Rick Nold talks about the Gamecocks' upcoming match at Tennessee Tech and about reaching the halfway point of the Ohio Valley Conference schedule.

Jax State Soccer Hosts EKU, Morehead State On Final Home Weekend Oct 14, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – After playing the last three matches on the road, the Jacksonville State soccer team returns to the JSU Soccer Field this weekend to close out the home portion of the schedule against Eastern Kentucky on Friday and Morehead State on Sunday.

Help JSU Volleyball Dig Pink and Fight Breast Cancer Oct 12, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – In conjunction with National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Jacksonville State volleyball team will partner with the Side-Out Foundation on Oct. 22-23 to try and raise funds and awareness in the fight against Breast Cancer.

JSU Sweeps OVC Cross Country Awards Oct 12, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State swept the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Runners of the Week awards as Matt Brick and Ericka Stam were named this week’s award winners on Tuesday by the OVC office.

Battle of the Bands to be Featured During Halftime on Saturday Oct 12, 2010

Halftime is shaping up as the “Battle of the Bands” as the Jacksonville State Marching Southerners and Tennessee State’s Aristocrat of Bands are both set to perform during halftime of Saturday’s football game at Burgess-Snow Field at JSU Stadium.

Gamecocks Remain No. 3 in FCS Top 25 Football Polls Oct 11, 2010

Jacksonville State’s 30-20 win over UT Martin last Saturday extended the nation’s longest winning streak to 10 games and the Gamecocks remaining No. 3 in both major Football Championship Subdivision polls, which were released on Monday.

JSU Athletics hosting Youth Sports and Scouts Day Oct 11, 2010

The Jacksonville State Athletics Department will be hosting Scout Day and Youth Sports Day on Saturday, October 16, at Burgess-Snow Field at JSU Stadium when the Gamecocks host OVC-rival Tennessee State.

JSU Rifle Edged By Murray State Oct 10, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – The Jacksonville State rifle team dropped a duel match with Ohio Valley Conference foe Murray State on Saturday at the MSU Pat Spurgin Rifle Range.

Gamecock Volleyball Falls in Five to SEMO Oct 9, 2010

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team had its six-match winning streak snapped on Saturday afternoon, when the Gamecocks dropped a 3-2 (18-25, 25-16, 25-23, 19-25, 15-8) decision at Southeast Missouri.

Late APSU Goal Downs Jax State, 1-0 Oct 8, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State soccer team dropped its Ohio Valley Conference match with Austin Peay, 1-0, as The Lady Govs scored the match-clinching goal with just 54 seconds left in the game.

JSU Preps For Austin Peay Match On Friday Oct 7, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – With the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament just around the corner, the Jacksonville State soccer team will begin the final stretch run on Friday as the Gamecocks travel to Clarksville, Tenn. to face OVC nemesis Austin Peay. Match time is set for 7 p.m.

Weekly JSU Volleyball Update With Rick Nold Oct 6, 2010

Jacksonville State head volleyball coach Rick Nold talks about his team's recent wins at Murray State and UT Martin, as well as the Gamecocks' upcoming trips to Eastern Illinois and Southeast Missouri.

JSU Women's Hoops Begins Preseason Drills Oct 5, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Annette Watts Era at Jacksonville State has officially begun as the first-year head coach put her 2010-11 Gamecocks through their first practice of the preseason on Monday.

JSU Rifle Tops UTEP To Close Out Weekend Oct 5, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State rifle team turned in a split over the weekend as JSU was edged by the University of Nevada on Friday and rebounded on Sunday to top the University of Texas at El Paso.

Gamecocks Head Into Final Round at Squire Creek In Second Oct 4, 2010

CHOUDRANT, La. – Juniors Gonzalo Berlin and Tom Robson are each in the top 10 after the first 36 holes of the Squire Creek Classic, putting the Jacksonville State men’s golf team in second place headed into Tuesday’s final round.

Gamecocks Fall 2-0 At UT Martin Oct 3, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State soccer team dropped its second Ohio Valley Conference match of the weekend as UT Martin shutout JSU 2-0 on Sunday in college soccer action.

JSU's Coty Blanchard Earns OVC Honor Oct 3, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Coty Blanchard has been named the Ohio Valley Conference co-Newcomer of the Week, the league office announced on Sunday.

JSU Rallies Lead To Volleyball Sweep of UT Martin Oct 2, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team had to rally in all three sets on Saturday but extended its win streak to five matches with a 3-0 (27-25, 25-19, 25-20) sweep of UT Martin in Ohio Valley Conference action.

Stam Leads JSU Women To Top 20 Finish At The Sean Earl Invite Oct 2, 2010

CHICAGO, Ill – Sophomore Ericka Stam completed the Loyola University Sean Earl Invitational in 22nd place to lead the Jacksonville State women’s cross country to a top-20 finish in the Windy City on Saturday. The JSU men placed 35th in the collegiate men’s 8K.

Gamecocks Hold Off Racers For Volleyball Win Oct 1, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – The Gamecocks’ offense came alive in the fifth set on Friday night, when the Jacksonville State volleyball team held off Murray State for a 3-2 (25-20, 25-23, 16-25, 13-25, 15-12) win in Ohio Valley Conference action.

2010-11 JSU Basketball Schedule Finalized Sep 30, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team has wrapped up a 2010-11 schedule that features 12 home games and 18 road contests, head coach James Green announced on Thursday.

Green Adds Schuberth To Gamecock Hoops Staff Sep 29, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State men’s basketball coach James Green has named Tom Schuberth to his staff at JSU for the 2010-11 season, adding 26 years of Division I experience heading into his third season at the helm of the Gamecocks.

Women's Hoops Announces 2010-11 Schedule Sep 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – First year Jacksonville State Head Coach Annette Watts has put together a challenging schedule for the 2010-11 women’s basketball season announced by the athletic administration on Tuesday.

JSU Softball Set For Fall Schedule to Begin Friday Sep 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team is gearing up for its 2010 Fall Schedule, which will begin on Friday. The Gamecocks will host Gadsden State Community College at 4 p.m. at University Field to get the fall underway.

JSU's Harkins Named OVC Defensive Player of the Week Sep 27, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Lauren Harkins has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts in guiding the Gamecocks to a pair of key OVC wins over the weekend.

JSU Falls To Eastern Illinois In OVC Soccer Action, 2-0 Sep 26, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State soccer team could not ride the momentum from Friday’s Ohio Valley Conference win over Southeast Missouri as Eastern Illinois claimed a 2-0 decision on a wet Sunday at the JSU Soccer Field.

JSU Rallies, Upends Peay in Five Sets Sep 25, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team rallied to win the final two sets and hand Austin Peay a 3-2 (25-20, 19-25, 21-25, 25-17, 15-13) loss at Pete Mathews Coliseum on Saturday afternoon.

JSU vs EIU Football Radio Information Sep 25, 2010

The popularity of web live audio streaming of Gamecock Football this season has created a bit of a problem for fans attempting to listen online via campus radio station WLJS. Some fans have been unable to connect or stay connected due to maxed out bandwidth.

Parsson Earns OVC Golfer of the Week Honors Sep 22, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Astrid Parsson has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Female Golfer of the Week for her efforts in the Gamecocks’ record-breaking weekend.

Jacksonville Parks & Recreation Day At JSU Soccer Set For Sunday Sep 21, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State soccer team invites all participants in the Jacksonville Parks and Recreation soccer program to the Gamecocks’ Ohio Valley Conference match up with Eastern Illinois on Sunday, Sept. 26. Game time is set for 1 p.m. at the JSU Soccer Field.

Gamecock Women Cap Record Setting Weekend With Win Sep 19, 2010

WAYNESVILLE, N.C. – The Jacksonville State women’s golf team capped a record-breaking weekend on Sunday at the Great Smokies Women’s Intercollegiate, where the Gamecocks carded their lowest 36-hole total in history to win the event by eight shots.

Record-Breaking Day Puts JSU Women Atop Great Smokies Field Sep 18, 2010

WAYNESVILLE, N.C. – On a record-setting afternoon for the Jacksonville State women’s golf team, the Gamecocks stormed out to a five-shot lead after the first day of the Great Smokies Women’s Intercollegiate at the 5,922-yard Waynesville In and Resort.

JSU Volleyball Hands EKU 3-1 Loss in OVC Play Sep 18, 2010

RICHMOND, Ky. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team rallied after a first-set loss to hand Eastern Kentucky a 3-1 (28-30, 25-22, 25-16, 25-19) defeat at McBrayer Arena on Saturday.

Morehead Rallies Past JSU Volleyball in OVC Opener Sep 17, 2010

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team came up short in a battle of Ohio Valley Conference favorites on Friday, when Morehead State pulled off a 3-1 (23-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-19) win over the Gamecocks in the conference opener for both teams.

Troy Tops Gamecocks, 2-0 Sep 17, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State soccer team dropped a 2-0 decision to in-state rival Troy University in women’s college soccer action on Friday night at the JSU Soccer Field.

Gamecocks Host Troy On Friday Night Sep 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State soccer team will close out the non-conference schedule this weekend, hosting in-state rival Troy on Friday evening before trekking to Ruston, La. on Sunday to face Louisiana Tech. The JSU-Troy duel is set for 6 p.m. at the JSU Soccer Field.

Weekly JSU Volleyball Update With Rick Nold Sep 16, 2010

Jacksonville State head volleyball coach Rick Nold talks about the Gamecocks' final non-conference games last weekend and their upcoming Ohio Valley Conference opener at Morehead State on Friday.

Fernandez Valdes Earns OVC Weekly Golf Honor Sep 15, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Lucia Fernandez Valdes has earned Ohio Valley Conference Female Golfer of the Week honors for her win at the Chris Banister Golf Classic, the league office announced on Wednesday.

Gamecock Men Finish Fourth at Springhill Suites Sep 14, 2010

FLORENCE, S.C. – The Jacksonville State men’s golf team placed two in the top five of the Spring Hill Suites Intercollegiate on Tuesday, earning the Gamecocks a fourth-place finish in their first even of the fall.

JSU's Madison Named OVC Defender of the Week Sep 14, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – After earning defensive most valuable player honors this past weekend in the JSU/Adidas Gamecock Soccer Classic, Jacksonville State senior defender Alyshia Madison claimed Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week accolades.

Shonbaum, Berlin Lead Gamecocks on First Day of Fall Season Sep 13, 2010

FLORENCE, S.C. – Sophomore Andres Schonbaum and junior Gonzalo Berlin each finished Monday at six-under par to tie for second and put the Jacksonville State men’s golf team to third after the first day of the Spring Hill Suites Intercollegiate.

Gamecocks Ranked No. 4 in Football Top 25 Polls Sep 13, 2010

Jacksonville State continued its climb in the Top 25 football polls after claiming a 21-17 win over Chattanooga and moved to No. 4 in both Football Championship Subdivision major polls, which were released on Monday.

JSU Volleyball Sweeps Gonzaga to Close Weekend Sep 12, 2010

DENVER – The Jacksonville State volleyball team ended its trip to the Denver Pioneer Classic with an impressive win on Sunday, when the Gamecocks cruised to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-15, 25-19) sweep of Gonzaga.

JSU's Coty Blanchard Earns OVC Honor Sep 12, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Cody Blanchard has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week, the league office announced on Sunday.

JSU Cross Country Records High Marks At GSU Invitational Sep 10, 2010

Atlanta – The Jacksonville State women’s cross country team turned in its second-straight runner-up finish in as many meets, ironically claiming silver to the same team – Georgia State in the GSU Invitational on Friday.

Gamecocks Fall to Texas A&M in Pioneer Classic Sep 10, 2010

DENVER – The Jacksonville State volleyball team couldn’t get going offensively on Friday, when the Gamecocks dropped a 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 25-16) decision to Texas A&M on the first day of the Denver Pioneer Classic.

JSU Cross Country To Compete In The GSU Invitational Sep 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – After opening the season last weekend with the JSU/Strut’s Season Opener, the Jacksonville State cross country team will travel to Atlanta, Ga. on Friday to take part in the Georgia State Invitational.

Gamecocks To Host JSU/Adidas Soccer Classic Sep 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State soccer team will jump-start an exciting weekend on the JSU campus as the Gamecocks will host the 2010 JSU/Adidas Gamecock Classic on Friday and Sunday.

OVC Honors JSU's Bielaga With Defensive Player of the Week Award Sep 7, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Emily Bielaga has been honored by the Ohio Valley Conference as the league’s soccer Defensive Player of the Week. It marks the second-straight week that a member of the Gamecock soccer squad has earned OVC accolades.

Jax State Football Jumps to No. 5 in Top 25 Poll Sep 6, 2010

Jacksonville State posted its highest ranking in the school’s Division I history by moving to No. 5 and No. 6 in the FCS Football Polls after claiming a thrilling 49-48 double-overtime road win at Ole Miss on Saturday.

JSU's Harkins OVC Defensive Player of the Week Sep 6, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State volleyball player Lauren Harkins has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts last week, the conference office announced on Monday.

Gamecocks Take Round One Lead At Chris Banister Classic Sep 5, 2010

GLENCOE, Ala. – The Jacksonville State women’s golf team put four players in the top eight on Sunday to take a nine-shot lead after the first day of the annual Chris Banister Golf Classic at Silver Lakes Golf Course.

JSU Trio Named OVC Football Players of the Week Sep 5, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Marques Ivory, Coty Blanchard and Rodney Garrott earned Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week honors following the Gamecocks’ 49-48 double-overtime win at Ole Miss on Saturday.

Gamecocks Split On Final Day of Hokie Invitational Sep 4, 2010

BLACKSBURG, Va. – The Jacksonville State volleyball team split a pair of matches on the final day of the Virginia Tech Hokie Classic on Saturday, claiming a 3-1 (25-18, 25-22, 23-25, 25-17) win over Coastal Carolina before being swept 3-0 (27-25, 25-13, 26-24) to host Virginia Tech.

Jacksonville State Stuns Ole Miss 49-48 in Double OT Sep 4, 2010

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - On the final crazy play of a crazy game, Jacksonville State running back Calvin Middleton found himself in the middle of a mass of bodies as quarterback Coty Blanchard lofted a 2-point conversion pass toward the end zone.

Gamecocks Sweep Long Island in Hokie Invitational Sep 3, 2010

BLACKSBURG, Va. – Senior Kara Slater and sophomore Jen Meyer led a dominant effort up front for the Jacksonville State volleyball team on Friday, when the Gamecocks eased to a 3-0 (25-13, 25-17, 30-28) sweep of Long Island at the Virginia Tech Hokie Classic.

Gamecocks Use Balanced Attack To Cruise Past Owls Aug 31, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team was clicking on all cylinders in its home opener on Tuesday, when the Gamecocks cruised to a 3-0 (25-14, 29-27, 25-10) sweep of Kennesaw State at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Volleyball To Host Kennesaw State On Tuesday Aug 30, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State volleyball team will open its 2010 home schedule on Tuesday, when the Gamecocks host Kennesaw State at 7 p.m. at Pete Mathews Coliseum. Admission is free for all fans.

North Texas Blanks JSU, 2-0 Aug 29, 2010

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – A pair of second half goals by North Texas handed Jacksonville State a 2-0 loss in the final match of the New Mexico State-hosted Hotel Encanto Aggie Classic on Sunday afternoon.

Gamecocks Hold Dress Rehearsal on Saturday Aug 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – On Saturday, Jacksonville State held a final dress rehearsal scrimmage for their season opener at Ole Miss next weekend and head coach Jack Crowe was pleased with the outcome.

Gamecocks Open Season With 3-1 Win Over Memphis Aug 27, 2010

NASHVILLE – Senior Kara Slater blocked nine attempts and led three Gamecocks with double digits in kills on Friday, when the Jacksonville State volleyball team opened the 2010 season with a 3-1 (25-19, 24-26, 25-18, 25-16) win over Memphis on the first day of the Belmont Invitational.

Weekly JSU Volleyball Update With Rick Nold Aug 25, 2010

Jacksonville State head volleyball coach Rick Nold talks about wrapping up preseason workouts and opening the 2010 season at the Belmont Invitational this weekend. The Gamecocks will play Memphis on Friday at 6:30 p.m. in Nashville, Tenn.

Gardner-Webb Spoils JSU Soccer's Home Opener, 2-0 Aug 20, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State dropped a 2-0 decision to Gardner-Webb on Friday night in women’s college soccer action at the JSU Soccer Field. The match marked the season opener for both squads.

JSU Cross Country Picked To Finish In The Top Half Of The OVC Aug 19, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State has been selected to finish in the top half of the Ohio Valley Conference in both men’s and women’s cross country for the 2010 season. The JSU men were selected fourth in the league while the Gamecock women were tabbed fifth by the coaches in the pre-season poll of the league coaches.

Gamecocks Continue to Impress Crowe in Practice Aug 18, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State head coach says the Gamecocks are getting better with each practice and he is impressed with the play of some of his young players as the team continues to prepare for the season opener at Ole Miss on Sept. 4.

JSU Baseball to Hold Fall Baseball League Aug 16, 2010

For the ninth consecutive year, Jacksonville State Baseball will be conducting its annual Fall League at Rudy Abbott Field. The league is open to all ninth graders through 12th graders.

Gamecock Soccer Faces Kennesaw State On Saturday Aug 13, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State’s women’s soccer team will kick off the JSU athletic campaign on Saturday as the Gamecocks travel to Kennesaw, Ga. to face the Owls of Kennesaw State in an exhibition match. Match time is set for 6 p.m. CST.

Jax State Volleyball Weekly Update Aug 11, 2010

The Jacksonville State volleyball team opened practice for the 2010 on Monday, beginning its preparations to defend the Ohio Valley Conference regular season and tournament titles.

Gamecocks Ready to Work in Pads on Tuesday Aug 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Gamecocks will put on the pads for the first time on Tuesday and head coach Jack Crowe says the practice will continue to be mental for the first couple of days.

Pair Of Gamecocks Earn OVC Preseason Honors; JSU Picked Second in 2010 Aug 4, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Senior Caitlin Vorbeck and sophomore Jen Meyer were selected to the Preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference Volleyball Team on Wednesday, when the league’s head coaches and Sports Information Directors also picked Jacksonville State to finish second in the 2010 race.

Gamecock Soccer Picked Eighth In OVC Aug 3, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – With the 2010 season just around the corner, the Jacksonville State soccer team has been selected eighth in the Ohio Valley Conference Preseason Poll, announced by the league on Tuesday.

Jax State Football to Face LSU in 2015 Jul 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State has signed a contract to play LSU in football for the 2015 season, JSU Athletics Director Oval Jaynes announced today.

Gamecock Baseball Set to Host Showcase Camp Jul 27, 2010

Jacksonville State University Baseball will be holding three Summer Showcase Camps at Rudy Abbot Field on August 14th, 15th, and August 21st. The camp is open to High School athletes in the graduating classes of 2010–2013.

Roane Leaves JSU Hoops to Return Home Jul 26, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State assistant coach Kyle Roane has left the JSU men’s basketball team and accepted a job at his high school alma mater, head coach James Green has announced.

Jax State Football Picked to Win 2010 OVC Championship Jul 26, 2010

NASHVILLE – Jacksonville State picked up the most first-place votes and was tabbed to win the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference football championship, in a vote of the league’s head coaches and sports information directors.

Watts Rounds Out First Staff With Bell, Couvillion Jul 14, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Head coach Annette Watts has rounded out her first coaching staff at Jacksonville State after the hiring of assistants Dee Bell and Matt Couvillion, the first-year head coach announced earlier in the week.

JSU's Jordan Beistline Named to All-Star Squad Jul 11, 2010

BALTIMORE – Jacksonville State’s Jordan Beistline has been name to the Cal Ripken Collegiate Baseball League All-Star team and will play in the Mid-Atlantic Classic on Wednesday, July 14.

JSU Track and Field Adds Nine For 2010-11 Jun 30, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State track and field coaching staff released its signing class for the 2010-11 academic year on Wednesday, unveiling a list of nine signees that will join head coach Steve Ray, assistant coach Asha Gibson and the Gamecocks beginning this fall.

Austin Lucas Signs with Houston Astros Jun 22, 2010

Jacksonville State’s Austin Lucas recently signed with the Houston Astros and he becomes the fifth Gamecock to enter the professional baseball off the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Tournament Championship squad.

JSU Soccer Camps Just Around The Corner Jun 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE –Jacksonville State’s Girls Elite and Gamecock Day camps are just around the corner and spaces are filling up fast so reserve your space NOW!

JSU’s Carlson To Travel To Argentina With AYSA ODP Jun 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State Head Women’s Soccer Coach Julie Carlson has been invited to travel to Buenas Aries, Argentina with the Alabama Youth Soccer Association Olympic Development Program on June 26 – July 4.

Auburn Holds Off Gamecocks in Wild NCAA Regional Opener Jun 4, 2010

AUBURN – The Jacksonville State baseball team put a scare into No. 12 Auburn in Friday’s first round of the 2010 NCAA Auburn Regional before the Tigers held on for a wild 9-7 win over the Gamecocks at Plainsman Park.

JSU Baseball Delayed by Rain May 28, 2010

Jacksonville State's baseball game against Tennessee Tech on Friday evening has been delayed due to rain in Jackson, Tenn. The game is expected to begin around 8:30 p.m.

Hoke Places 14th At NCAA Eastern Regional May 27, 2010

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Jacksonville State’s Andrea Hoke placed 14th in the javelin throw at the NCAA Eastern Preliminary Round held at North Carolina A&T State University on Thursday.

Gamecocks Season Comes To An End in Atlanta Regional May 22, 2010

ATLANTA – The Jacksonville State softball team’s season came to an end in the NCAA Atlanta Regional on Saturday afternoon, when the Gamecocks dropped a 15-1 elimination game to Auburn at Georgia Tech’s Mewborn Field.

Gamecocks Sweep Morehead State with 21-10 Win on Saturday May 22, 2010

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Todd Cunningham, Kyle Bluestein and Steven Leach each slugged two home runs as Jacksonville State tied a school Division I record with seven homers as the Gamecocks cruised to a 21-10 win over Morehead State to earn the Ohio Valley Conference sweep on Saturday.

Daniel Adamson Grand in Gamecocks Sweep of Morehead State May 21, 2010

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Daniel Adamson hit four home runs, including two grand slams, to lead Jacksonville State to an Ohio Valley Conference double-header sweep at Morehead State. In the opener, Adamson hit a pair of home runs, including a grand slam home run in the top of the 10th inning, to lead Jacksonville State to a 10-7 win, then he hit an inside-the-park home run and a grand slam as JSU cruised to a 17-0 win in the second game.

JSU Football Receives National Recognition May 20, 2010

CLEVELAND – The Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) has announced that Jacksonville State has received the inaugural Academic Progress Rate (APR) Award for having the most improved score from the previous year for the Ohio Valley Conference.

Annette Watts Named Women's Basketball Coach May 20, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Annette Watts, with more than 20 years of coaching experience at both the high school and collegiate level, has been named the head women’s basketball coach at Jacksonville State, athletics director Oval Jaynes announced today.

Gamecocks Split OVC Series at Eastern Kentucky May 15, 2010

RICHMOND, Ky. – Todd Cunningham hit a pair of home runs to lead Jacksonville State to an Ohio Valley Conference series split at Eastern Kentucky as the Gamecocks claimed a 3-2 win and dropped a 4-2 contest on Saturday.

Prier's Game Winner Sends Gamecocks Into OVC Championship Game May 14, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – Senior Nikki Prier belted a solo home run in the top of the seventh to break a tie and send the Jacksonville State softball team to Saturday’s championship game of the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament with a 5-4 win over top seeded UT Martin.

Gamecocks Roll Past Tech in Day One of OVC Softball Tourney May 13, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – The second-seeded Jacksonville State softball team scored in each of the first four innings to set the stage for Ashley Eliasson to put away sixth-seeded Tennessee Tech, 10-4, on the first day of the Ohio Valley Conference Softball Tournament.

Gamecocks Rally Falls Short Against UAB May 12, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jonathan Merritt hit a three-run home run to lead UAB to a 9-7 win over Jacksonville State in the final home game of the regular-season for the Gamecocks at Rudy Abbott Field on Wednesday.

Four Gamecocks Earn All-OVC Softball Honors May 12, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – Jacksonville State placed four players on the 2010 All-Ohio Valley Conference squads, the league announced at its pre-tournament banquet on the campus of UT Martin on Wednesday night.

Andrew Edge Powers Gamecocks to 7-6 Win Over UAB May 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Andrew Edge's two-run home run in the top of the sixth inning proved to be the difference as Jacksonville State claimed a 7-6 win over UAB at Young Memorial Field on Tuesday.

O'Neal, Eliasson Sweep OVC Weekly Softball Honors May 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team swept the Ohio Valley Conference’s weekly awards on Monday, when the league office announced that Chrissy O’Neal and Ashley Eliasson were this week’s Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively.

JSU Softball Cruises To 13-0 Senior Day Win May 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – All four seniors on the Jacksonville State softball team drove in at least one run on Sunday, when the Gamecocks rolled to a 13-0 mercy-rule win over Tennessee State on Senior Day at University Field.

Leach and Cunningham Lead Gamecocks to OVC Sweep of Eastern Illinois May 8, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Steven Leach had six hits and Todd Cunninham added five more to lead Jacksonville State to an Ohio Valley Conference double-header sweep over Eastern Illinois at Rudy Abbott Field on Saturday. The Gamecocks rallied for a 12-11 win in the opener and then cruised to an 8-5 win in the second game.

O'Neal Blasts Gamecocks to Doubleheader Sweep of TSU May 8, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Chrissy O’Neal got her final weekend at University Field off to an impressive start on Saturday, when she guided the Jacksonville State softball team to 5-1 and 12-4 wins in a doubleheader sweep of Tennessee State.

Gamecock Softball To Host TSU In Regular Season Finale May 7, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Softball team will be in action at University Field for the final time in 2010 this weekend, when the Gamecocks host Tennessee State in a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series. Admission is free for all fans.

Gamecock Softball Rained Out Again May 2, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – For the second-straight week, the Jacksonville State softball team has had an entire Ohio Valley Conference series rained out.

JSU Football Tickets Available on Monday May 1, 2010

The Jacksonville State University Department of Athletics has announced that football season tickets will go on sale Monday, May 3rd and is also announcing a new pricing structure for some of the remaining seats and suites at Paul Snow Stadium.

JSU Softball's Doubleheader at Peay Rained Out May 1, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - The Jacksonville State softball team's twinbill that was scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday has been cancelled because of storms in the Clarksville area. The two teams will try to play a doubleheader on Sunday at 12 p.m. CT.

Three Gamecocks Advance To OVC Track and Field Finals Apr 30, 2010

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Laveeta Oliver, Elizabeth Bond and Tasheilra Jones qualified for the finals in their respective events while two others tallied points on day one of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday.

Jax State Rallies for 7-5 Win Over UAB Apr 28, 2010

BIRMINGHAM – Bert Smith and Kyle Bluestein each had three hits to lead Jacksonville State to a 7-5 win over UAB at Young Memorial Field on Wednesday.

Gamecocks Hold Off Samford for 3-2 Softball Win Apr 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Nikki Prier’s bat led a JSU offense that provided starter Hilary Phillips all she would need on Wednesday, when the Jacksonville State softball team handed rival Samford a 3-2 defeat at University Field.

JSU’s Madison To Play Summer Soccer In Home State Apr 28, 2010

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Jacksonville State senior defender Alyshia Madison will get to play soccer in her home state of Washington when she takes the field for the Spokane Black Widows of the Women’s Premier Soccer League in May.

UAB Claims 7-5 Win Over Jax State Apr 27, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Andrew Manning had a pair of hits and drove in two runs to lead UAB to a 7-5 win over Jacksonville State at Rudy Abbott Field on Tuesday.

JSU Softball Comes Up Short at Auburn Apr 27, 2010

AUBURN – The Jacksonville State softball team rallied from four runs down once but couldn’t overcome a late four-run deficit in an 8-5 loss at Auburn on Tuesday at the Jane B. Moore Field.

JSU Remains Third at OVC Men's Golf Championship Apr 27, 2010

DICKSON, Tenn. – Jacksonville State remained third after shooting a 299 during Tuesday’s second round of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Golf Championship, played at the par-72, 6,858 yard Greystone Golf Club.

JSU Trio Named to All-OVC Men's Golf Teams Apr 26, 2010

DICKSON, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Tom Robson, Gonzalo Berlin and Andres Schonbaum were all named to the 2010 OVC Men’s Golf All-Conference teams, announced following Monday’s first day of play at the 2010 OVC Championship.

JSU Golf in Third Place at OVC Championship Apr 26, 2010

DICKSON, Tenn. – Jacksonville State is third after shooting an opening round of 295 on Monday at the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Golf Championship, played at the par-72, 6,858 yard Greystone Golf Club.

SEMO Bats Lead To Twinbill Sweep of Gamecocks Apr 25, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Bert Smith and Andrew Edge each had four hits for the Gamecocks on Sunday, but it was a big day by the Southeast Missouri offense that guided the Redhawks to a doubleheader sweep of the Gamecocks in a battle between the Ohio Valley Conference’s top two teams.

JSU Softball Rained Out Again at SEMO Apr 25, 2010

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Jacksonville State softball team's doubleheader at Southeast Missouri on Sunday, scheduled as a make up for Saturday's rained out games, was canceled because of rain to wash out the entire series between the two schools.

JSU's Softball Doubleheader at SEMO Rained Out Apr 24, 2010

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Jacksonville State softball team’s doubleheader at Southeast Missouri on Saturday has been postponed because of rain and thunderstorms that are covering much of the region.

JSU Sets OVC Women's Golf Tournament Record During Friday's Second Round Apr 23, 2010

DICKSON, Tenn. – Jacksonville State set an Ohio Valley Conference tournament record with a low score of 294 during Friday’s second round and is just five shots back with nine holes to play at the 2010 OVC Women’s Golf Championship, played at the par-72, 6,049 yard GreyStone Golf Club.

JSU Hoops Adds Pair of Point Guards For 2010-11 Apr 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Head coach James Green added a pair of point guards to his Jacksonville State basketball program on Friday, when he announced the signing of Leke Lewu and Brian Williams.

JSU Golf Places Four on All-OVC Women's Squad Apr 22, 2010

DICKSON, Tenn. – Four Jacksonville State golfers were named to the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference All-Conference teams, which were announced Thursday evening at a banquet following the first day of play at the 2010 OVC Championships.

JSU Women's Golf Tied for Lead at 2010 OVC Championship Apr 22, 2010

DICKSON, Tenn. – Jacksonville State shot a 304 and is tied for the lead after Thursday’s opening round of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Golf Championship, played at the par-72, 6049 yard GreyStone Golf Club.

Hillary Downs Named OVC Softball Player of the Week Apr 19, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State senior Hillary Downs has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Softball Player of the Week for her efforts in guiding the Gamecocks to a perfect 4-0 week, the league office announced on Monday.

Gamecock Soccer Falls To Alabama To End Spring Apr 19, 2010

TUSCALOOSA – The Jacksonville State soccer team bid for an unbeaten spring came up short in a 4-1 loss to the University of Alabama last Saturday at the Alabama Soccer Stadium. Jacksonville State finished spring with a 2-1-4 record yielding its only goals of the spring to the Crimson Tide.

Gamecock Wins OVC Series with 3-1 Win Over Austin Peay Apr 18, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Austin Lucas had a season-high five strikeouts in six solid innings on the mound to lead Jacksonville State to a 3-1 win over Austin Peay as the Gamecocks claimed the Ohio Valley Conference series on Sunday.

Gamecock Softball Routs Colonels For Series Sweep Apr 18, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team capped a record-setting offensive weekend on Sunday, when a 15-6 mercy-rule win over Eastern Kentucky finished off a series sweep of the Colonels in Ohio Valley Conference play.

EKU Upsets JSU Women’s Tennis In OVC Semifinals Apr 17, 2010

PADUCAH, Ky. – No. 5 Eastern Kentucky won four singles matches to erase an early 1-0 deficit and upset top seeded Jacksonville State 4-2 in the semi-finals of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Tennis Championships at the Heflin Tennis Center.

JSU's Bert Smith Becomes OVC Career Hits Leader Apr 17, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Senior Bert Smith became the Ohio Valley Conference’s career hits leader after recording four hits on Saturday as the Gamecocks split a double-header against Austin Peay on Saturday.

Gamecocks Roll Past EKU to Twinbill Sweep Apr 17, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Gamecocks controlled every facet of their doubleheader with Eastern Kentucky on Saturday, when the Jacksonville State softball team rolled to a pair of mercy-rule wins over the Colonels at University Field.

Murray State Upends JSU Men’s Tennis In OVC Tourney Apr 16, 2010

PADUCAH, Ky. – No. 6 Murray State narrowly won the doubles point and the won four singles matches to upset No. 3 Jacksonville State in the first round of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Tennis Championships at the Lone Oak Tennis Center.

Gamecock Hoops Signs Memphis Prep Star Bougher Apr 15, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Frankie Bougher, a sharp shooting guard from Memphis, signed to join the Jacksonville State basketball team on Wednesday’s National Signing Day, head coach James Green announced.

Prier, Cain Receive JSU's Eagle Owl Awards Apr 14, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Athletics Director Oval Jaynes presented softball player Nikki Prier and football player Josh Cain the 2009-10 Eagle Owl Awards at the annual Jacksonville State Athletics Senior Banquet in the Gamecock Center on Wednesday night.

Offense Carries Gamecocks to 8-5 Win Over TTU Apr 14, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team rallied from a two-run deficit twice on Wednesday to claim an 8-5 Ohio Valley Conference win over Tennessee Tech at University Field.

Gamecocks Blast Kennesaw State, 11-4 Apr 13, 2010

KENNESAW, Ga. – Jacksonville State pounded out a season-high 20 hits en route to a 11-4 win over Kennesaw State on Tuesday at Stillwell Stadium.

JSU Men's Golf Finishes 10th Apr 13, 2010

JONESBORO, Ark. – Jacksonville State posted a total of 883 to finish 10th at the ASU Red Wolf Intercollegiate, played at the par-72, 7,105 yard Ridge Pointe Country Club on Tuesday.

JSU Soccer Defeats Kennesaw State Apr 12, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State scored a first half goal and made it hold up for a 1-0 win over defending Atlantic Sun Conference champion Kennesaw State on Saturday at the JSU Soccer Field.

Eliasson Named OVC Softball Pitcher of the Week Apr 12, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Ashley Eliasson has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Pitcher of the Week after guiding the Gamecock softball team to a 4-1 record last week, the league office announced on Monday.

JSU Men’s Tennis Downs Morehead State, 5-2 Apr 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State (9-10, 5-2 OVC) men’s tennis dropped the doubles point before rallying for a 5-2 win over Morehead State (10-8, 4-2 OVC) on Sunday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

JSU Women’s Tennis Claims First Ever OVC Title Apr 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team earned a 6-1 win over Morehead State (9-13, 6-3 OVC) to claim the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Regular Season championship on Sunday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

Murray State Rallies for 9-6 Win Over Jax State Apr 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Murray State rallied for seven runs over the final three innings to claim a 9-6 win over Jacksonville State in the final game of the Ohio Valley Conference series at Rudy Abbott Field on Sunday.

Late Field Goal Sends Red To J-Day Win Apr 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State freshman Griffin Thomas kicked a 51-yard field goal with 12 seconds left in game to lift the Red team to a 24-21 comeback win over the White team in the annual J-Day game at Paul Snow Stadium on Saturday.

JSU Women’s Tennis Downs EKU, 5-2 Apr 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team clinched at least a tie for the Ohio Valley Conference regular season title with a 5-2 win over Eastern Kentucky on Saturday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

EKU Blanks JSU Men’s Tennis Apr 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Eastern Kentucky swept its way to a 7-0 over the Jacksonville State men’s tennis team on Saturday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

Sharrock Hits Walk-Off Grand Slam in Ninth Inning Apr 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jake Sharrock hit a walk-off grand slam with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning to lead Jacksonville State to a 7-3 come-from-behind win over Murray State in the first game of a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at Rudy Abbott Field on Saturday.

Gamecocks Hold Off UAB For 2-1 Softball Win Apr 8, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Junior Ashley Eliasson kept UAB at bay for six innings and freshman Hilary Phillips slammed the door on the Blazers in a 2-1 win by the Jacksonville State softball team on Thursday at University Field.

JSU Tennis Sweeps OVC Weekly Honors Apr 7, 2010

NASHVILLE – Jacksonville State’s Viviane Marani and Nenad Marcec were named the Ohio Valley Conference Men’s and Women’s Tennis Athletes of the Week released by the conference office on Wednesday.

JSU Golf Finishes Seventh Apr 7, 2010

MORGANTOWN, NC – Jacksonville State shot a total of 621 to finish seventh on Tuesday at the 2010 Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate at the par-72, 5,869-yard Mimosa Hills Golf Club.

Phillips Shuts Down Hornets In Softball Win Apr 6, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Freshman Hilary Phillips struck out nine batters in a two-hit shutout of Alabama State on Tuesday, when the Jacksonville State softball team got out of University Field with a 1-0 win.

JSU's Crow Named OVC Softball Player of the Week Apr 5, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Amanda Crow has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s player of the Week for her efforts in the Gamecocks’ five league games last week, the conference office announced on Monday.

JSU Women's Golf Tied for Sixth Place Apr 5, 2010

MORGANTOWN, NC – Jacksonville State is tied for sixth with a score of 317 after Monday’s opening round of the 2010 Mimosa Hills Intercollegiate at the par-72, 5,869-yard Mimosa Hills Golf Club.

JSU Women’s Tennis Wins Fourth Straight Match Apr 3, 2010

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team completed a three-game Ohio Valley road trip with a 6-1 win over Southeast Missouri State on Saturday at the Redhawk Tennis Complex.

Gamecocks Rally Past Tennessee Tech To Sweep Series Apr 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State rallied from a 7-3 deficit scoring two runs in the bottom of the ninth to cap the come back and earn an 8-7 win over Tennessee Tech on Saturday afternoon at Rudy Abbott Field.

Gamecocks Drop Final Game of Series 9-6 to UTM Apr 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – UT Martin overcame an early Jacksonville State charge to hand the Gamecocks a 9-6 defeat on Saturday at University Field, avoiding what would have been the sixth-straight season sweep to JSU.

JSU Women’s Tennis Blank EIU, 7-0 Apr 3, 2010

CHARLESTON, Ill. – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team remained perfect in Ohio Valley Conference play with a 7-0 win over Eastern Illinois on Friday at EIU’s Rex Darling Courts.

JSU Men’s Tennis Clips EIU, 6-1 Apr 3, 2010

CHARLESTON, Ill. – Jacksonville State won the doubles point and then won five of six singles matches to earn a 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference win over Eastern Illinois on Friday at Rex Darling Courts.

Gamecocks Sweep Doubleheader From Tennessee Tech Apr 2, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Bert Smith went 4-for-8 with four runs scored and four RBI on the afternoon to help Jacksonville State (15-12, 4-1 OVC) sweep an Ohio Valley Conference doubleheader from visiting Tennessee Tech (11-16, 0-2 OVC) on Friday at Rudy Abbott Field.

Gamecocks Sweep Twinbill With First-Place UTM in OVC Softball Apr 2, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team handed first-place UT Martin its first two conference losses of the season on Friday, when the Gamecocks rolled to 7-5 and 10-2 wins in a doubleheader sweep of the Skyhawks at University Field.

JSU Women Edge Murray State, 4-3 Apr 1, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team begin a three-match Ohio Valley Conference road swing with a 4-3 win over Murray State on Thursday at the Bennie Purcell Tennis Courts.

Gamecocks Host UTM In Key OVC Softball Series Apr 1, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team will be at home on Friday and Saturday, when they host a key Ohio Valley Conference series with UT Martin at University Field. Admission is free to all games.

J-Day Football Game Coaches Announced Mar 31, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State head coach Jack Crowe announced that Greg Harley and Ken Bodiford will serve as honorary coaches for the annual J-Day Football Spring Game on Saturday, April 10.

Alabama Rallies for 7-3 Win Over Jax State Mar 30, 2010

TUSCALOOSA – Taylor Dugas drove in a pair of runs as No. 23 Alabama erased an early deficit to claim a 7-3 win over Jacksonville State at Sewell-Thomas Stadium on Tuesday.

Gamecocks Split Softball Twinbill at Tennessee Tech Mar 30, 2010

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Sallie Beth Burch reached base six times in seven plate appearances and Amanda Crow drove in three runs to lead the Jacksonville State softball team to a doubleheader split at Tennessee Tech on Tuesday.

JSU's Josh Cain Named FCS ADA Scholar-Athlete of the Year Mar 29, 2010

CLEVELAND – Josh Cain, a defensive back from Jacksonville State has been chosen as one of two recipients of the Ninth Annual Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Scholar-Athletes of the Year. Andrew Miller of North Dakota was the other recipient of the $5,000 postgraduate scholarship.

JSU Softball Splits Twinbill at Murray State Mar 27, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – Junior Sallie Beth Burch went 4-for-7 for the Jacksonville State softball team on Saturday, leading the Gamecocks to a doubleheader split at Murray State in Ohio Valley Conference action.

JSU Women’s Tennis Sweeps Tennessee State Mar 27, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team stayed perfect in Ohio Valley Conference play with a 7-0 win over Tennessee State at Tiger Tennis Courts on Saturday.

Gamecocks Split with UTM in OVC Opener Mar 27, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – Todd Cunningham went 4-for-4 with a walk to lead Jacksonville State to an 11-9 win over UT Martin as the two teams split an Ohio Valley Conference opening series on Saturday. The Skyhawks hit five home runs and held off a late Gamecock rally to claim a 9-7 win in the opener.

Jax State Blasts Samford with 12-4 Win Mar 24, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Sam Eberle and Andrew Edge each hit home runs to lead Jacksonville State to a 12-4 win over Samford as the Gamecocks have now won 13 of the last 14 meetings between their in-state rivals.

Bats Wake Up in Nightcap, JSU Splits With MTSU Mar 24, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Gamecocks’ bats woke up in the second game of a doubleheader with Middle Tennessee on Wednesday, when the Jacksonville State softball team avenged a 1-0 loss in the opener with a 5-1 win at University Field.

JSU Duo Earns OVC Golf Honors Mar 24, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – A pair of Jacksonville State golfers have been named the Ohio Valley Conference Golfers of the Week, the league office announced on Wednesday. Gonzalo Berlin earned the men’s honor, while Lucia Fernandez earned Women’s Golfer of the Week after the duo posted a pair of second place honors.

Gamecocks Rally for 7-3 Win Over Troy Mar 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Todd Cunningham went 3-for-4 and Sam Eberle drove in a pair of runs as Jacksonville State rallied for a 7-3 win over Troy at Rudy Abbott Field on Tuesday.

Troy Blanks JSU Women’s Tennis, 7-0 Mar 23, 2010

TROY – Troy University swept its way to a 7-0 win over the Jacksonville State women’s tennis team on Tuesday at the Lunsford Tennis Complex. Troy improved its record to 8-7 overall and while the Gamecocks fell to 6-8.

JSU Men’s Tennis Fall To #68 Troy, 6-1 Mar 23, 2010

TROY – No. 68 Troy University swept the three doubles matches and won five singles matches en route to a 6-1 over the Jacksonville State men’s tennis team on Tuesday at the Lunsford Tennis Complex.

Gamecocks Hold Off Owls For 7-6 Win Mar 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team held off a late Kennesaw State charge on Tuesday, when the Gamecocks escaped University Field with a 7-6 win over Kennesaw State.

Gamecocks Claim Grub Mart-Young Oil Intercollegiate Mar 23, 2010

GLENCOE – Jacksonville State carded a final round 296 to finish with a 17-over par 593 to win the Grub Mart-Young Oil Intercollegiate on Tuesday at the Par 72, 6,949 yards Silver Lakes Golf Course on the Robert Trent Golf Trail.

JSU Cross Country Earns USATFCCCA Academic Honor Mar 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s cross country team earned the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Academic All-American honors for the 2009 season.

JSU Women Tied For Second at UNCW Lady Seahawk Classic Mar 22, 2010

WILMINGTON, N.C. – After carding a 310 in its first round on Monday morning, the Jacksonville State women’s golf team battled back with a 306 in the afternoon round and pulled into a tie for second after the first day of the UNC Wilmington Lady Seahawk Classic.

JSU-EIU Softball Series Game Three Rained Out Mar 21, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Game three of the Jacksonville State and Eastern Illinois Ohio Valley Conference softball series was rained out in the bottom of the first inning on Sunday. The game will not be rescheduled.

Gamecocks Split with Miami (Ohio) on Saturday Mar 20, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Andrew Edge and Sam Eberle each drove in four runs to lead Jacksonville State to a 14-8 win over Miami (Ohio) in the first game of Saturday’s double-header, while the Redhawks rallied for a 7-6 win in the second game.

EIU Sweeps JSU Softball In OVC Opener Mar 20, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Eastern Illinois (8-11, 2-0 OVC) scored late in both games to sweep an Ohio Valley Conference softball twinbill from Jacksonville State (9-11, 0-2 OVC) by the scores of 3-1 and 6-4 on Saturday at University Field.

JSU Men's Golf Post Top 10 Finish Mar 16, 2010

CHOUDRANT, La. – Jacksonville State finished with a 931 to tie for 10th place at the 2010 Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic, hosted at the par-72, 7,105 yard Squire Creek Country Club.

Eberle Blasts Gamecocks to 11-7 Win Over Samford Mar 16, 2010

BIRMINGHAM – Senior Bert Smith became Jacksonville State’s career hits leader after recording a pair of hits to lead Jacksonville State to an 11-7 win over Samford as the Gamecocks have now won 12 of the last 13 meetings.

JSU's Marshall Named First Team All-District 19 Mar 16, 2010

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jacksonville State junior Trenton Marshall was named to the All-District 19 First Team on Tuesday by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) for his efforts in his first season with the Gamecocks.

JSU Women's Golf Claims Samford Intercollegiate Championship Mar 16, 2010

LIMESTONE SPRINGS – Jacksonville State shot the low round of the day and rallied from nine shots back to claim the team championship at the Samford Women’s Intercollegiate, played at the par-72, 5,880 yard Limestone Springs Golf Course on Tuesday.

JSU Men's Golf Tied for Eighth Place Mar 15, 2010

CHOUDRANT, La. – Jacksonville State is tied for eighth after carding a score of 617 on Monday at the 2010 Louisiana Tech Bulldog Classic, hosted at the par-72, 7,105 yard Squire Creek Country Club.

The Citadel Upends JSU Men’s Tennis Mar 15, 2010

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Citadel won the doubles point and four of six singles matches to claim a 5-2 win over the Jacksonville State men’s tennis team on Monday at the Earle Tennis Center.

Eliasson No Hits Pitt, Gamecocks Split Mar 14, 2010

CLEARWATER, Fla. – An eight-inning no hitter from Ashley Eliasson to down Pittsburgh capped a solid pitching day for the Jacksonville State softball team, who split a pair of games on the final day of the USF Under Armour Showcase on Sunday.

Gamecocks Win Series with 17-9 Win over Eastern Michigan on Sunday Mar 14, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Senior Bert Smith extended his hitting streak to 11 games with a pair of hits and took a step closer to becoming the school’s all-time hits leader as Jacksonville State claimed a 17-9 win over Eastern Michigan to win the series at Rudy Abbott Field on Sunday.

Gamecock Softball Wins Two at USF Tourney Mar 13, 2010

TAMPA, Fla. – The Jacksonville State softball team picked up wins over Indiana and Cleveland State on Saturday to get the 2010 South Florida Under Armour Showcase underway after Friday was rained out.

Friday's Games Rained Out For JSU Softball Mar 12, 2010

TAMPA, Fla. – The first day of the South Florida Under Armour Showcase softball tournament has been cancelled because of rain, pushing the Jacksonville State softball team’s start of the weekend back a day.

JSU Women's Tennis Versus UT Martin Postponed To April 6 Mar 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE -- The Jacksonville State women's tennis match versus UT Martin scheduled for Friday at 1:30 p.m. has been postponed due to the predicted weather in the Jacksonville area and will be played on April 6 at 1 p.m. at the JSU Tennis courts.

JSU Sweeps Weekly OVC Tennis Awards Mar 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State freshmen Igor Santos and Ralphaela Lima were named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Male and Female Tennis Athletes of the Week released by the league office on Wednesday.

JSU Wednesday Baseball vs. Samford Postponed Mar 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State baseball team’s game against Samford on Wednesday at Rudy Abbott Field has been postponed because of rain that has soaked the Jacksonville area.

UAB Rallies Past Gamecocks in Softball Mar 9, 2010

BIRMINGHAM – UAB rallied to overcome a five-run deficit and hand the Jacksonville State softball team a 13-5 loss on Tuesday night in nonconference action at the UAB Softball Field.

JSU Tennis Versus Shorter College Canceled Mar 8, 2010

JACKSONVILLE -- Jacksonville State's men's and women's tennis match against Shorter College scheduled for Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the JSU Tennis Courts has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts. The match could be rescheduled at a later date If both schools schedules allow.

JSU Women’s Tennis Blanks SIUE, 7-0 Mar 7, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team (6-5) moved its record above .500, earning its fifth straight win with a 7-0 sweep of Southern Illinois Edwardsville (1-10) at the JSU Tennis Courts on Sunday.

JSU Men’s Tennis Upends SIUE, 5-2 Mar 7, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s tennis (5-6) team claimed its fourth straight match with a 5-2 win over future Ohio Valley Conference member Southern Illinois Edwardsville (1-9) on Sunday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

JSU Women Edges Austin Peay, 4-3 Mar 6, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State (5-5, 2-0 OVC) won its fourth straight match with a 4-3 Ohio Valley Conference win over Austin Peay (5-3, O-1 OVC) on Saturday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

Gamecocks Drop Two on Day Two of Buzz Classic Mar 6, 2010

WOODSTOCK, Ga. – Fielding errors and cold bats did the Jacksonville State softball team in on Saturday, when the Gamecocks dropped games to Winthrop and North Florida on the second day of the Georgia Tech Buzz Classic.

JSU Men's Golf is 12th at USF Invitational Mar 6, 2010

DADE CITY, Fla. – Jacksonville State posted a two-round total of 586 and is 12th after Saturday’s second round of the USF Invitational, played at the par-72 Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club.

JSU Women’s Tennis Blanks Bama State Mar 5, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team (4-6) won its fourth straight match with a 7-0 win over Alabama State (1-8) on Friday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

Late Rally Lifts JSU to Split on Day One of Buzz Classic Mar 5, 2010

WOODSTOCK, Ga. – A late rally lifted the Jacksonville State softball team to a 9-8 extra-inning win over Western Kentucky on Friday and salvaged a split after falling 4-1 to No. 23 Kentucky on the opening day of the Georgia Tech Buzz Classic.

Middle Tennessee Claims 10-3 Win Over Jax State Mar 5, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Tyler Burnett, Zach Hudson and Justin Miller each had three hits to lead Middle Tennessee to a 10-3 win over Jacksonville State in the opening game of a three-game series at Rudy Abbott Field on Friday.

JSU Women Drop Chattanooga, 4-3 Mar 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State women’s tennis team (3-5) won its second straight match by notching a 4-3 win over Chattanooga (2-5) on Wednesday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

JSU Men’s Tennis Pulls Out 4-3 Win Over Mocs Mar 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Igor Santos captured a three set win over William Disterdick at No. 5 singles to give Jacksonville State (2-6) a 4-3 win over Chattanooga (1-7) on Wednesday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

Gamecocks Begin Football Spring Practice Mar 3, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State football team began spring football practice on Wednesday as the Gamecocks look to build on back-to-back 8-3 seasons, including posting a final national ranking of No. 16 and the best record in the Ohio Valley Conference in 2009.

Morehead State Overpowers Gamecocks in OVC Tourney Mar 2, 2010

MOREHEAD, Ky. – The Jacksonville State basketball team’s trip to the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament ended on Tuesday night, when an overmatched Gamecocks squad fell, 87-54 at second-seeded Morehead State.

JSU’s Carstensen And Dardas Headed To NCAA Rifle Championships Mar 2, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State’s Brian Carstensen and Andrea Dardas have been selected to compete as individuals at the 2010 NCAA Rifle Championships on March 12-13 in Fort Worth, Texas on the campus of TCU. Carstensen and Dardas will compete in the smallbore competition that will be held on March 12.

JSU Women's Golf Tied for Eighth Place Mar 1, 2010

MOBILE – Jacksonville State shot a 316 and is tied for eighth place after Monday’s opening round of the USA Lady Jaguar Invitational, played at the par-72, 6,071 yard Azalea City Golf Course.

JSU Men’s Tennis Falls To No. 8 Kentucky Feb 28, 2010

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Jacksonville State men’s tennis team fell to eighth ranked Kentucky, 6-1, on Sunday at Samford University’s Pat M. Courington Tennis Pavilion.

Southern Illinois Earns 18-15 Win Over Jax State Feb 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Chris Serritella went 5-for-6 with a pair of home runs to lead Southern Illinois to an 18-15 win over Jacksonville State as the Salukis claimed the series on Sunday at Rudy Abbott Field.

Gamecocks Fall at Tennessee Tech to Close Regular Season Feb 27, 2010

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State basketball team ended its 2009-10 regular season on a sour note on Saturday, when Tennessee Tech claimed a 72-62 win that bumped the Gamecocks into the seventh seed in next week’s Ohio Valley Conference Tournament.

JSU Routs Southern, Splits Day Two of Tiger Invite Feb 27, 2010

BATON ROUGE, La. – The Jacksonville State softball routed Southern, 18-4, late Saturday to claim a split on day two of the LSU Tiger Invitational after falling 4-1 to No. 16 LSU earlier in the afternoon.

JSU Women Fall Short In OVC Tourney Bid Feb 27, 2010

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee Tech had four players score in double figures to hand Jacksonville State a 77-61 Ohio Valley Conference loss at the Eblen Center on Saturday.

Oliver, Bond Qualify For OVC Indoor Event Finals Feb 26, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Jacksonville State’s Laveeta Oliver qualified for the finals in two events and Elizabeth Bond qualified in one event on day one of the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships on Friday.

No. 11 Georgetown Upends JSU Feb 25, 2010

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senior Jolie Efezokhae recorded her 59th career game in double figures with 11 points to move into second place on Jacksonville State’s career games scoring in double figures list in Thursday’s 70-39 loss at No. 11 Georgetown University.

Gamecocks Cruise to 17-2 Win Over Kennesaw State Feb 24, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Daniel Adamson went 4-for-5 and drove in five runs to lead Jacksonville State to a 17-2 win over Kennesaw State in the Gamecocks’ home-opener at Rudy Abbott Field on Wednesday.

JSU Men’s Tennis Downs Alabama State Feb 23, 2010

MONTGOMERY – The Jacksonville State men’s tennis (1-4) captured its first win of the season by blanking Alabama State 7-0 at the ASU Tennis Complex on Tuesday.

JSU Women’s Soccer Signs Four For 2010 Feb 22, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State Head Women’s Soccer Coach Julie Davis Carlson announced on Monday that Amy Meehan and Katelyn Hartrampf of Kennesaw, Ga., Alison Gonzalez of Roswell, Ga., and Francesca Fitzgerald of Harvest, Ala., have signed national letters of intent to play for the Gamecocks in 2010.

Texas Tech Holds Off Late Jax State Rally Feb 21, 2010

LUBBOCK, Texas – Scott LeJeune and Nick Popescu each had a pair of hits as Texas Tech held off a late Gamecock rally to claim an 11-8 win over Jacksonville State in the final game of the 2010 Red Raider Classic on Sunday.

Gamecocks Fall To Presbyterian on Senior Night Feb 20, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville men’s basketball team dug itself a first half hole that was a little too deep on Saturday night, when Presbyterian College held on for a 59-55 win at Pete Mathews Coliseum on senior night.

JSU Baseball Falls 14-2 to Michigan Feb 20, 2010

LUBBOCK, Texas – Mike Dufek went 3-for-5 and drove in six runs to lead Michigan to a 14-2 win over Jacksonville State on the second day of the Red Raider Classic.

JSU Holds Off Tennessee State, 67-65 Feb 20, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Danielle Vaughn and Brittany Wiley recorded double doubles in the same game for the second time this season to lead Jacksonville State (9-18, 6-11 Ohio Valley Conference) to a 67-65 win over Tennessee State (9-16, 6-10 OVC) on Saturday at the Gentry Center.

JSU Men To Host Blue Hose on Senior Night Feb 19, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team will close its home schedule on Saturday at 7 p.m., when the Gamecocks host Presbyterian College on senior night.

JSU Drops Baseball Season Opener to Michigan Feb 19, 2010

LUBBOCK, Texas – Coley Crank smashed three home runs and drove in seven runs to power Michigan to a 19-11 Red Raider Classic opening victory over Jacksonville State Friday at Dan Law Field.

UAB Downs JSU Women’s Tennis Feb 18, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State (0-5) captured the doubles point before UAB (4-1) rallied to take four-of-five singles matches to post a 5-2 win on Thursday at the JSU Tennis Courts.

Austin Peay Holds Off JSU Women’s Hoops Feb 18, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Danielle Beneby netted a career-high 20 points but Jacksonville State came up short in a 75-71 loss to third place Austin Peay (10-16, 9-6 Ohio Valley Conference) on Thursday at the Dunn Center.

Home Opener Slips Away From JSU Softball Feb 18, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Fielding miscues spoiled a pitchers duel for the Jacksonville State softball team on Thursday, when the Gamecocks let a late lead slip away in a 5-3 extra innings loss to SIU-Edwardsville at University Field.

Tennessee State Pulls Away For 76-57 Win Over Gamecocks Feb 17, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Turnovers took the Jacksonville State basketball team out of the game early and it never could find a way back in it on Wednesday, when Tennessee State handed the Gamecocks a 76-57 loss at the Gentry Center.

Gamecock Softball Opens Home Schedule on Thursday Feb 17, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team will play its only home game in the first month of the season on Thursday, when the Gamecocks host SIU-Edwardsville at 3 p.m. at University Field. Admission is free for all fans.

Mercer Earns 4-3 Win Over JSU Women’s Tennis Feb 16, 2010

MACON, Ga. – Mercer University won three of four singles matches after winning the doubles point to earn a 4-3 win over the Jacksonville State (0-4) women’s tennis team on Tuesday.

Mercer Edges JSU Men’s Tennis Feb 16, 2010

MACON, Ga. – Mercer University captured the doubles point and then won three singles matches to escape with a 4-3 win over the Jacksonville State men’s tennis team on Thursday.

Govs Run Away With 83-63 Win Over Gamecocks Feb 15, 2010

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Junior Nick Murphy became Jacksonville State’s 1,000-point scorer on Monday night, but Austin Peay controlled the night by handing the Gamecocks a 83-63 defeat at Dave Aaron Arena.

Murphy, Marshall Keep OVC Weekly Honors Coming In Feb 15, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn – Junior Nick Murphy was named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Player of the Week for the third time this season, while Trenton Marshall earned his seventh Newcomer of the Week honor, the league office announced on Monday.

O'Neal, Phillips Receive OVC Weekly Softball Honors Feb 15, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Senior Chrissy O’Neal and freshman Hilary Phillips earned Ohio Valley Conference weekly honors after their efforts in guiding the Jacksonville State softball team to a pair of wins to open the 2010 season on Sunday.

JSU Track And Field Performs Well At Valentine Invite Feb 14, 2010

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State track and field team turned in five top Ohio Valley Conference marks along with three top three finishes and one personal record on Saturday at the MTSU Valentines Invitational.

Auburn Defeats JSU Women’s Tennis Feb 13, 2010

AUBURN— The Jacksonville State Women’s Tennis lost a 7-0 decision to Auburn University at the Yarbrough Tennis Center on Saturday. The Tigers improved to 3-2 on the season while JSU fell to 0-3.

Murray State Claims 71-60 Win Over JSU Women Feb 13, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Junior Danielle Beneby scored a career-high 18 points but Murray State managed to pull away late for a 71-60 win over Jacksonville State on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Saturday Snowed Out at K-Club Softball Classic Feb 13, 2010

WOODSTOCK, Ga. – The Jacksonville State softball team’s Saturday games in the Kennesaw State K-Club Classic have been cancelled because of the snow that hit the Atlanta area on Friday.

Gamecocks Pull Away For 80-68 Win Over UT Martin Feb 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State basketball took control early and never looked back on Thursday night, when the Gamecocks opened a two-game homestand with an 80-68 win over UT Martin at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Women Hold Off UT Martin Feb 11, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Karisma Boykin scored 15 points to lead Jacksonville State to a 56-51 Ohio Valley Conference victory over Tennessee-Martin on Thursday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Women’s Tennis Falls To Samford Feb 10, 2010

BIRMINGHAM – Samford University captured the doubles point and swept all six singles matches to earn a 7-0 win over the Jacksonville State women’s tennis team on Wednesday at the Courington Tennis Pavilion. The Gamecocks fell to 0-2 on the season while the Bulldogs improved to 3-0.

RED OUT The Pete With JSU Hoops Thursday vs. UT Martin Feb 10, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team will start a key Ohio Valley Conference stretch on Thursday, when the Gamecocks welcome UT Martin to Pete Mathews Coliseum for a 7:45 p.m. tip. JSU and Martins Family Clothing are trying to “RED OUT THE PETE” to benefit the American Cancer Society, and the first 500 fans will receive a free t-shirt.

JSU’s Parham Earns OVC Field Honor Feb 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State senior Takisha Parham of Powder Springs, Ga., was selected the Ohio Valley Conference Co-Field Athlete of the Week announced the league office on Monday.

JSU’s Carstensen Earns Top OVC Smallbore Honor Feb 7, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – Sophomore Brian Carstensen was selected the Ohio Valley Conference Smallbore Athlete of the Year for the second straight year announced on Sunday at the conclusion of the 2010 OVC Rifle Championships.

EKU Edges Gamecocks With 66-65 Win Feb 6, 2010

RICHMOND, Ky. – A late Eastern Kentucky basket spoiled the Jacksonville State basketball team’s bid for a key road win on Saturday night, when the Colonels escaped McBrayer Arena with a 66-65 win.

Carstensen And Dardas Tops In OVC Smallbore Competition Feb 6, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – Jacksonville State’s Brian Carstensen and Andre Dardas posted identical scores of 580 to share smallbore medalist honors in the first day of the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Rife Championships on Saturday at Murray State’s Spurgin Range.

JSU Women’s Hoops Scrap Way To Overtime Win Over EKU Feb 6, 2010

RICHMOND, Ky. – Sophomore Brittany Wiley recorded her third double double of the season with 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead Jacksonville State to a 49-46 overtime win over Eastern Kentucky (10-13, 6-7 Ohio Valley Conference) on Saturday at McBrayer Arena.

Jacksonville State Looks for Sixth Straight OVC Rifle Title Feb 5, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. -- Jacksonville State will try to make it six straight at this year’s 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Rifle Championship. The event will be held at the Pat Spurgin Rifle Range on the campus of Murray State University this weekend, Feb. 6-7. Jacksonville State will be joined by Morehead State, Murray State, Tennessee Tech and UT Martin.

Hot Shooting Morehead State Downs JSU Women Feb 4, 2010

MOREHEAD, Ky. – Morehead State (17-7, 10-2 Ohio Valley Conference) placed four players in double figures on its way to an 80-53 win over Jacksonville State (6-16, 3-9 OVC) at Johnson Arena on Thursday.

2010 Football Signing Day Central Feb 3, 2010

Jacksonville State will announce the newest members of the Gamecock Football team throughout the day after the University receives the National Letters of Intents and the JSU Compliance Office verifies each signee.

JSU Men’s Tennis Falls To AUM Feb 2, 2010

MONTGOMERY – NAIA National runner-up Auburn University at Montgomery earned a 7-0 over Jacksonville State University in the season opener for both schools on Tuesady at the AUM Tennis Complex.

AUM Upends JSU Women’s Tennis Feb 2, 2010

MONTGOMERY – Defending NAIA National Champion Auburn University at Montgomery earned a 7-0 win over Jacksonville State University in the season opener for both schools on Tuesday at the AUM Tennis Complex.

JSU Hoops at Tennessee State Postponed Feb 2, 2010

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Jacksonville State's men's basketball game at Tennessee State has been postponed due to a leak in the roof of the Gentry Center. The game will be rescheduled for Feb. 17 in Nashville.

JSU's Ryan Perrilloux Named to National All-Star Game Feb 1, 2010

EL PASO, Texas – The Pro Football Hall of Fame 2010 Texas vs the Nation Challenge announced that Jacksonville State quarterback Ryan Perrilloux has been selected to participate in its fourth annual all-star challenge set to kick off at 12 pm MST at Sun Bowl Stadium on Saturday, Feb. 6.

JSU Rifle Second At UT Martin Invitational Feb 1, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – The Jacksonville State rifle team tallied a team aggregate score of 4564 points to finish second at the UT Martin Invitational on Sunday. The Gamecocks finished with 2268 in the smallbore and 2296 in air rifle to equal its score.

Trenton Marshall Earns Another OVC Weekly Honor Feb 1, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Trenton Marshall earned the Ohio Valley Conference’s Newcomer of the Week award on Monday for the second-straight week and the sixth time this season, the league office announced on Monday.

Marshall, Gamecocks Stop EIU With 70-55 Win Jan 30, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Junior Trenton Marshall scored 25 points and the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team used a stifling defensive effort on Saturday afternoon to hand Eastern Illinois a 70-55 defeat at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

EIU Upends JSU Women Jan 30, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Maggie Kloak scored 18 points and collected eight rebounds to lead Eastern Illinois to a 60-43 win over Jacksonville State on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Concludes Homestand Against EIU Jan 29, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State men’s basketball team will be at home for the final time in two weeks on Saturday, when the Gamecocks host Eastern Illinois in a key Ohio Valley Conference game at 4:30 p.m.

JSU Women Fall Short Against Southeast Missouri State Jan 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Patricia Mack scored 12 points and grabbed eight rebounds to lead Southeast Missouri State (7-12, 4-6 OhioValley Conference) to a 52-47 win over Jacksonville State (6-14, 3-7 OVC) on Thursday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Softball Fan Day Set for Feb. 7 Jan 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State softball team will host its annual Fan Day on Sunday, Feb. 7 at University Field. The event will begin at 2 p.m. and admission is free for all fans.

JSU Tennis Season Opener Versus AUM Moved To Tuesday Jan 28, 2010

JACKSONVILLE -- The Jacksonville State men's and women's tennis teams 2010 season opener against Auburn University at Montgomery on Friday in Montgomery has been changed to Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. due to Friday's expected rain in the area.

Bynum's Late Shot Sparks 58-55 JSU Win Over SEMO Jan 27, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jeremy Bynum brightened a sluggish second half on Thursday night, when his 3-pointer that fell with six seconds to play erased a two-point deficit and lifted the Jacksonville State basketball team to a 58-55 win over Southeast Missouri at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Women’s Hoops Set To Host SEMO, EIU Jan 27, 2010

JACKSONVILLE -- Southeast Missouri State and Eastern Illinois visit Pete Mathews Coliseum for a pair of Ohio Valley Conference games this Thursday and Saturday. Thursday’s game versus Southeast Missouri is scheduled for a 5:15 p.m. tip off while Saturday’s Eastern Illinois contest is slated for a 2 p.m. start.

JSU's Prier Named To Player of the Year Watch List Jan 27, 2010

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. – Jacksonville State senior Nikki Prier has been named to the Amateur Softball Association’s Top 50 Watch List for the 2010 USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year, the ASA announced on Wednesday.

JSU’s Oliver Earns OVC Weekly Track Honor Jan 26, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State freshman Laveeta Oliver has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Female Track Athlete of the Week released by the conference office on Tuesday.

Marshall Named OVC's Newcomer of the Week Jan 25, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Trenton Marshall has been named the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week for the fifth time, the league office announced on Monday afternoon.

JSU’s Vaughn Receives OVC Weekly Honor Jan 25, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State forward Danielle Vaughn was named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Freshman of the Week according to a release from the conference office on Monday.

Gamecocks Fall To Austin Peay in Overtime Jan 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The first half proved too costly for the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team on Saturday, when Austin Peay managed to escape Pete Mathews Coliseum with a 66-64 overtime win.

APSU Holds Off JSU Women, 78-70 Jan 23, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State placed four players in double figures but came up short, falling to Austin Peay (7-13, 6-3 Ohio Valley Conference) on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Track And Field Niswonger Invitational Day 1 Results Jan 22, 2010

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. – Laveeta Oliver qualified for the finals in the 60-meter dash and Amber Wiley finished seventh in the pole vault to highlight Jacksonville State’s first day at the Niswonger Indoor Invitational on Friday.

JSU Softball Picked To Win 2010 OVC Crown Jan 21, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State has been picked to win its third-straight Ohio Valley Conference crown in 2010 by the league’s head coaches, the conference office announced on Thursday.

Tickets Just $1 as JSU Hosts TSU on ESPNU Jan 20, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State basketball team will host Tennessee State on Thursday at 6 p.m. in a game that will be nationally televised on ESPNU. It will be “Dollar to Holler” night at Pete Mathews Coliseum with all general admission tickets priced at just one dollar.

JSU Women Upend UT Martin Jan 16, 2010

MARTIN, Tenn. – Sophomore Brittany Wiley scored 19 points to lead Jacksonville State to a 63-55 win over Tennessee Martin on Saturday at the Elam Center.

Football Stadium Club Level Seats Available Thursday Jan 16, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Stadium Club level season tickets for Jacksonville State’s 2010 football season in a renovated Paul Snow Stadium will go on-sale to the general public on Thursday during the Gamecocks’ nationally televised basketball game at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

JSU Track and Field SASF Day One Results Jan 15, 2010

CARBONDALE, Ill. – The Jacksonville State women’s track and field team returned to action at the SASF Invitational hosted by Southern Illinois at Carbondale on Friday.

JSU Women Go Cold In Loss To Murray State Jan 14, 2010

MURRAY, Ky. – A cold shooting second half doomed Jacksonville State (4-12, 1-5 OVC) as Murray State claimed a 78-49 win at the Regional Special Events Center on Thursday.

Tickets On Sale For 2010 OVC Basketball Championship Jan 14, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – All-Session tickets for the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament will go on sale through the Sommet Center ticket office and Ticketmaster on Thursday, Jan. 14 beginning at 10 a.m. CT.

JSU's Marshall Rakes In OVC Weekly Honors Jan 11, 2010

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Jacksonville State junior Trenton Marshall has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Player and Newcomer of the Week for his record-breaking performance last week, the league office announced on Monday.

Morehead State Holds On To Down Gamecocks, 78-71 Jan 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Trenton Marshall’s 21 points led four Gamecocks in double figures, but the Jacksonville State basketball team fell just short in a 78-71 loss to Morehead State on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Gamecock Women's Hoops Upend Morehead State Jan 9, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State had four players score in double figures en route to a 70-60 Ohio Valley Conference win over Morehead State on Saturday at Pete Mathews Coliseum

JSU Men Wrap Up Homestand Against Morehead State Jan 8, 2010

JACKSONVILLE - The Jacksonville State men's basketball team will be in action on Saturday, when the Gamecocks host Morehead State at 4:30 p.m. at Pete Mathews Coliseum as part of a doubleheader with the women's team.

Gamecocks Hold On For 68-65 Hoops Win Over EKU Jan 7, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Stephen Hall and Trenton Marshall combined for 35 points and the Jacksonville State basketball team escaped Pete Mathews Coliseum with a 68-65 win over Eastern Kentucky on Thursday night.

EKU Holds Off Jax State Women Jan 7, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Eastern Kentucky held off a late Jacksonville State (3-11, 0-4 OVC) rally to claim a 79-67 Ohio Valley Conference win on Thursday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Gamecocks Open Two-Game OVC Home Stand On Thursday Jan 6, 2010

JACKSONVILLE – Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State visit the friendly confines of Pete Mathews Coliseum as part of a two-game Ohio Valley Conference home stand for the Jacksonville women’s basketball team. The stand begins on Thursday with the Gamecocks hosting EKU at 3 p.m. before tangling with Morehead State on Saturday at 2 p.m.

Marshall Nets D-I Record 37 But JSU Falls at SEMO, 78-66 Jan 4, 2010

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Trenton Marshall put together the best scoring night by a Gamecock since 1991, but his Division I record 37 points weren’t enough to pull the Jacksonville State basketball team out of a first half hole on Monday night, when Southeast Missouri took a 78-66 win.

SEMO Rallies Past JSU Women Jan 4, 2010

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Karisma Boykin recorded her first career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds but it was not enough as Southeast Missouri State (5-8; 2-2 OVC) rallied for a 56-53 win over Jacksonville State on Monday at The Show Me Center.

EIU Holds On For 50-48 Win Over Gamecock Hoops Jan 2, 2010

CHARLESTON, Ill. – Eastern Illinois held off the Jacksonville State basketball team on Saturday, when the Gamecocks fell 50-48 in a defensive battle in Ohio Valley Conference play at Lantz Arena.

JSU Women Fall To EIU Jan 2, 2010

CHARLESTON, Ill. – Eastern Illinois had three players score in double figures en route to an 85-48 Ohio Valley Conference win over Jacksonville State at EIU’s Lantz Arena on Saturday.

Gamecock Trio Earn All-American Recognition Dec 31, 2009

Jacksonville State’s Ryan Perrilloux and T.J. Heath have been named to the Fabulous Fifty Football Championship Subdivision All-American Team, while Tylor Chambers was an honorable mention selection by the College Sporting News.

JSU Women Post 76-64 Win Over Talladega College Dec 29, 2009

JACKSONVILLE – Destiny Lane scored a season-high 20 points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds to lead Jacksonville State (3-8) to a 76-64 win over Talladega College (5-10) on Tuesday at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Gamecocks Come Up Short in 60-55 Loss to Nicholls Dec 21, 2009

JACKSONVILLE – Nicholls State built an early lead and never looked back on Monday, when the Colonels handed the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team a 60-55 defeat at Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Bynum, Marshall Earn OVC Weekly Honors For Gamecocks Dec 21, 2009

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. – Juniors Jeremy Bynum and Trenton Marshall earned weekly honors from the Ohio Valley Conference on Monday afternoon, giving the Jacksonville State basketball team at least one weekly award in each of the last three weeks.

JSU Women’s Basketball Versus Georgetown Cancelled Dec 18, 2009

JACKSONVILLE – Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball game at Georgetown University scheduled for Sunday at 2 p.m. central was cancelled on Friday after Saturday flights from Atlanta, Ga., into the Washington, D.C. area were cancelled. A makeup date will be announced at a later date.

Gamecocks Rally Past South Carolina State Dec 18, 2009

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville State (2-8) rallied from a 10-point deficit in the final eight minutes of the second half to claim a 59-56 win over South Carolina State in game three of the Hampton Inn and Suites Lady Osprey Classic on Friday.

JSU's Josh Cain Named to FCS ADA Academic All-Star Team Dec 18, 2009

CLEVELAND – Jacksonville State’s Josh Cain was named to the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association Academic All-Star Team were announced by the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA), today.

Cold Shooting Gamecocks Fall To Savannah State Dec 17, 2009

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Jacksonville State could not shake off the affects of an 11-day lay off falling to Savannah State, 51-37, in game one of the Hampton Inn and Suites Lady Osprey Classic on Thursday.

Gamecocks Open Three-Game Road Trip At UNF Tourney Dec 16, 2009

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Jacksonville State Women’s Basketball team will open a three-game road trip on Thursday in day one of the Hampton Inn and Suites Lady Osprey Holiday Classic hosted by the University of North Florida.

Bynum's School-Record Nine Treys Drain Norfolk State Dec 15, 2009

JACKSONVILLE – Junior Jeremy Bynum drained a school-record nine 3-pointers on Tuesday night, lifting the Jacksonville State men’s basketball team to a 95-78 win over Norfolk State in Pete Mathews Coliseum.

Jax State Announces 2010 Football Schedule Dec 14, 2009

JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville State football program learned that a renovated Paul Snow Stadium will get a grand opening against an old rival and the Gamecocks will open the 2010 season at Ole Miss, as JSU Athletic Director Oval Jaynes announced the 2010 football schedule today.

Murphy Earns Another OVC Honor; JSU Set to Host Spartans Dec 14, 2009

JACKSONVILLE – As the Gamecocks prepare to host Norfolk State on Tuesday at 7 p.m., the Jacksonville State basketball program learned on Monday that junior Nick Murphy has been named the Ohio Valley Conference’s Player of the Week for the second-straight week.

Former Athletic Director Jerry Cole Passes Away Dec 7, 2009

Former Jacksonville State athletic director Jerry Cole, who oversaw one of the most successful NCAA Division II athletics programs in history, has passed away at the age of 74, following a lengthy illness.