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Henry leads Jacksonville St. past SIU-Edwardsville

Jan. 18, 2020 7:37 PM EST

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Kayne Henry scored a career-high 22 points with a career-tying 14 rebounds and Jacksonville State beat Southern Illinois-Edwardsville 64-56 on Saturday. Cameron Williams' layup with 16:25 left tied it at 32. But Henry responded with a pair of layups and the Gamecocks went on 19-5...

Wallace helps Eastern Illinois edge Jacksonville St 70-69

Jan. 16, 2020 11:18 PM EST

CHARLESTON, Ill. (AP) — Josiah Wallace scored 20 points and Eastern Illinois held off Jacksonville State 70-69 on Thursday night. Wallace sank 7 of 13 shots from the floor for the Panthers (8-9, 1-4 Ohio Valley Conference) and added five rebounds and four assists. Mack Smith had 14 points and six boards,...

BKC--Austin Peay-Jacksonville St

Jan. 11, 2020 8:25 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Carlos Paez had 16 points, making 5 of 6 3-point attempts, as Austin Peay rallied to beat Jacksonville State 71-67 on Saturday. Terry Taylor had 14 points and nine rebounds for Austin Peay (10-7, 4-0 Ohio Valley Conference), which earned its fourth straight win. Jordyn Adams added...

Brown leads Murray St. past Jacksonville St. 72-68

Jan. 9, 2020 11:50 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Tevin Brown had 24 points as Murray State edged past Jacksonville State 72-68 on Thursday night. Brown shot 8 for 10 from the foul line and added six rebounds. KJ Williams had 13 points for Murray State (10-5, 3-0 Ohio Valley Conference), which won its fourth straight game....

Cross spurs Jacksonville State past Eastern Kentucky 80-71

Jan. 4, 2020 6:12 PM EST

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Jacara Cross came off the bench to match his season high with 20 points and Jacksonville State closed out the game on an 11-2 run to beat Eastern Kentucky 80-71 on Saturday. JacQuess Hobbs hit back-to-back jumpers to pull Eastern Kentucky even at 69 with 4:51 remaining in the game. But...

Jacksonville St. fends off Morehead St. 76-72 behind Roub

Jan. 2, 2020 11:41 PM EST

MOREHEAD, Ky. (AP) — Martin Roub scored 21 points with six 3-pointers and Jacksonville State held on to beat Morehead State 76-72 in an Ohio Valley Conference opener on Thursday night. Justin Thomas' free throw with 8:32 left gave the Gamecocks a 63-53 lead before the Eagles outscored them 17-6 and led by...

Ware leads Jacksonville State rout of Carver College, 120-56

Dec. 28, 2019 7:36 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — De'Torrion Ware scored a career-high 26 points off the bench and Elias Harden posted his first-career double-double as Jacksonville State throttled Carver College, 120-56 in a non-conference game on Saturday. The Gamecocks (5-8) threatened the school record for most points in a...

Tennessee guard Jordan Bowden (23) drives against Jacksonville State guard Derek St. Hilaire (15) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019, in Knoxville, Tenn. Tennessee won 75-53. (AP Photo/Wade Payne)

No. 21 Vols top Jacksonville St. 75-53 for Barnes' 700th win

Dec. 21, 2019 5:53 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes reached a career milestone on the day that his senior point guard played his final college game. Jordan Bowden scored 19 points and Yves Pons tied a school record with six blocks Saturday as the 21st-ranked Volunteers beat Jacksonville State 75-53 to give...

Cross leads Jacksonville St. over Delaware St. 92-80

Dec. 18, 2019 11:21 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Jacara Cross had a career-high 20 points as Jacksonville State topped Delaware State 92-80 on Wednesday night. Cross shot 9 for 10 from the field. Ty Hudson had 19 points and six rebounds for Jacksonville State (4-7). Derek St. Hilaire added 18 points. Martin Roub had 14 points...

Cross carries Jacksonville St. over Evansville 85-59

Dec. 16, 2019 10:52 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Jacara Cross had 16 points as Jacksonville State easily beat Evansville 85-59 to halt a four-game losing streak on Monday night. The loss also put a stop to Evansville’s five-game win streak. Jacksonville State sprinted out to an early lead to take a 47-23 advantage into...