Monthly Archives: March 2014

OVC Tournament Bound Gamecock Women Knock Off Belmont In OT

JACKSONVILLE — Progress. It was all anyone could hope for in Rick Pietri’s first year as head coach of Jacksonville State’s women’s basketball team and it was all anyone witnessed over the course of this season. The same Gamecocks who won only once last season entered Saturday’s game with Belmont bound for this year’s Ohio Vally Conference tournament for the first

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Fowler, Bishop Lift Gamecocks Over Kennesaw State

JACKSONVILLE — Zachary Fowler told his Jacksonville State teammates one last thing before taking the mound Saturday against Kennesaw State: “Give me one run and I’ve got y’all for the rest of the game.” It was pretty bold considering he was 0-1 with an ERA approaching eight and that the Owls had hammered the Gamecocks’ pitchers the day before. Even so,

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Gamecock Men End Season With Eighth Straight Loss

JACKSONVILLE — Nobody knew which one would end first: Jacksonville State’s men’s basketball season or its seven game losing streak. Belmont made sure the Gamecocks’ losing streak continued after defeating them 76-53. “It kind of was typical of our season,” JSU head coach James green said. “We were playing one of the best shooting, most discipline teams in our league with

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