JACKSONVILLE RUMORS & GOSSIP

Former Jacksonville coach claims UCLA had help in 1970 NCAA title win

A former Jacksonville University basketball coach claims in a new book that the school's 1970 NCAA title game against UCLA was -- how would one put this delicately? -- rigged. Thomas Errol Wasdin was an assistant on the Jacksonville Dolphins team that made a surprise run to the title game before losing to John Wooden's powerhouse Bruins. Wasdin, in his memoir, "Once...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jacksonville handles USC Upstate 88-82

Jarvis Haywood scored 24 points and Keith McDougald added 20 as Jacksonville led by as many as 21 in the second half and beat South Carolina-Upstate 88-82 on Saturday. Jacksonville (11-16, 7-9 Atlantic Sun Conference) went on an early 14-2 run to take an 18-8 lead and never trailed after that. The Dolphins built a 69-48 lead with less than 7 1/2 minutes to play. Vince Martin added...
Via AP on Fox
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

TCU Beats Jacksonville 5-0

Brandon Finnegan threw 7 scoreless innings and Cody Jones reached base all 4 times in the Horned Frogs 5-0 win over the Jacksonville Dolphins.
Via tcu.scout.com
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacksonville rolls by Northern Kentucky 95-77

Keith McDougald scored 22 points to lead Jacksonville in a 95-77 victory over Northern Kentucky on Saturday. Jacksonville (9-13, 5-6 Atlantic Sun) put up 51 points in the first half, opening a big lead with a 23-5 run to break an early tie at 9. Jarvis Haywood led the Dolphins with 10 points during the stretch. Northern Kentucky (8-15, 4-7) shot 49 percent from the field in the...
Via AP on Fox
February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Northern Kentucky surges past Jacksonville 73-66

Jordan Jackson scored his team's first 11 points after halftime and Travis White hit a pair of clutch 3-pointers as Northern Kentucky surged past Jacksonville 73-66 Saturday night. Jackson scored a career-high 28 points as he single-handedly kept the Norse (6-9, 2-1 Atlantic Sun) within striking distance as Jacksonville tried to break open a one-point game after halftime. The...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Hot-starting Jacksonville beats Kennesaw St. 86-66

Jarvis Haywood scored 12 of his season-high 22 points in 10 minutes, sinking his first five shots, as Jacksonville broke out quickly against Kennesaw State en route to an 86-66 win Wednesday night. The Dolphins (5-8, 1-1 Atlantic Sun) were a red-hot 73.7 percent shooting in the first half, 14 of 19, and finished at 65 percent. With 11:20 to play, Haywood rebounded a Keith McDougald...
Via AP on Fox
January 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Fans Troll Florida’s Basketball Team With Chants Of “Georgia Southern”

No, Florida’s basketball team has not yet suffered the same kind of collapse as its football squad in 2013. But Monday night, fans of the Gators’ opposition, the Jacksonville Dolphins, decided to poke a little fun at the program. JU supporters started chanting “Georgia Southern” during the first half of the matchup. Ouch. JU fans just chanted “Georgia Southern.” —...
Via College Spun
November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Match report: A-Sun Conference Final, Lipscomb vs Jacksonville (19)

versus Hooray! The stars aligned for me to be home and available to watch and cover this match. A ticket to the NCAA tournament is up for grabs as the Lipscomb Lady Bisons and the Jacksonville Dolphins, respectively third- and first-seeded teams in the tournament draw, do battle. The Lady Bisons got of the gates with back-to-back double blocks, sending back lefty opposite...
Via The Net Set
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Jacksonville beats Florida College 101-71

Junior Jeremy Bogus scored a career-high 17 points, 12 coming from 3-pointers, as Jacksonville cruised to a 101-71 win over Florida College on Tuesday night. Jacksonville's Tyler Alderman and Keith McDougald had 15 apiece for the Dolphins. RJ Slawson grabbed a team-high 11 rebounds and Jacksonville (1-1) held a 51-38 advantage on the glass. The Dolphins attempted 40 free throws...
Via AP on Fox
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Baseball wins first road series

ECU baseball (11-8) notched two wins over the Jacksonville Dolphins in Florida this weekend.
Via eastcarolina.scout.com
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Film Session: Losing 3-point shooters

Jacksonville was hot from beyond the arc in the first half (5-of-9) in their loss to Indiana on Friday night, and it’s a theme that continued until the final buzzer (10-of-17, 58.8 percent). The Dolphins did hit a few of the contested variety, but some defensive miscues by the Hoosiers also gave them open looks. A look at four such miscues in the latest edition of Film Session...
Via Inside the Hall
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Jacksonville Dolphins vs USC Upstate Spartans in college hoops odds

Jan 16, 7:00 PM | Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena USC Upstate Spartans vs Jacksonville Dolphins Odds 10-8TEAM RECORD2-15 The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Jacksonville and USC Upstate on Monday, with the host Dolphins trying to win and cover the NCAAB point spread. The Spartans will try to spoil to the party on Monday; they are 1-0 ATS against...
Via Odds Shark NCAAB Previews
January 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Florida Gulf Coast Eagles vs Jacksonville Dolphins Betting Preview

Jan 9, 7:30 PM | Alico Arena Jacksonville Dolphins vs Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Odds 2-13TEAM RECORD6-9 Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Monday when the Florida Gulf Coast Eagles try to run the Dolphins off the court at Alico Arena in college hoops action. Florida Gulf Coast will face the 2-13 Dolphins, who own a 0-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Eagles...
Via Odds Shark NCAAB Previews
January 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Furman Jacksonville Betting Preview

Dec 11, 4:00 PM | Timmons Arena Jacksonville Dolphins vs Furman Paladins Odds 2-5TEAM RECORD4-4 The Furman Paladins will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Jacksonville Dolphins at Timmons Arena on Sunday in NCAAB play. The Dolphins will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while...
Via Odds Shark NCAAB Previews
December 11, 2011  |  Discuss
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