Tag Archives: College Football

Awards: Gamecock of the Year

The Gamecocks of the Year meant more to their team’s success than anyone. Not only did their dominance play a vital role in their team’s success, it virtually guaranteed it. They cemented their legacy and almost certainly punched their ticket to the Jacksonville State Hall of Fame. Gamecock Illustrated is proud to name this year’s Gamecocks of the Year Tiffany Harbin

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Jenkins Lifts White Team Over Red Team In J-Day Game

JACKSONVILLE — The offense entered Saturday having only scored three touchdowns in scrimmages all spring. Redshirt-sophomore quarterback Eli Jenkins wasted no time finding the end zone in Saturday’s annual J-Day game. He helped the White Team match its spring touchdown total in the first half alone, including a 35-yard touchdown pass to Anthony Johnson on his first play. That was

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Griffin Thomas

JACKSONVILLE — Walk-on…backup…starter. Those are just a few of the titles senior kicker Griffin Thomas has earned at  Jacksonville State. There’s one title he has never earned: nervous. “I try to stay pretty even-keeled,” Thomas said, “and not get worried about the misses and not getting too excited about the makes.” A native of Snellville, Ga., Thomas’ calm demeanor in crucial situations

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