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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Kennesaw State football sings "Ain't No Mountain High Enough" (Video)

The Kennesaw State Owls football team wrapped up last Friday's weight room workout session by singing the classic hit "Ain't No Mountain High Enough". Kennesaw State kicks off their inaugural season of football this fall as a member of the Big South Conference.H/T SCP. This post appeared first on Holdout Sports. Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook.
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June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Al Skinner Hired As Kennesaw State Head Basketball Coach

The Kennesaw State Owls men’s basketball team now has a big name attached to it. According to Doug Roberson of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the school has hired Bryant assistant Al Skinner to become its new head coach. Skinner replaces Jimmy Lalathin, who led the Owls to a 10-22 record in the Atlantic Sun last season. Prior to his job at Bryant, the 62-year-old Skinner was...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Kennesaw St. hires Al Skinner

Kennesaw State made all speculation official by hiring Al Skinner as its next basketball coach. Many felt it was a done deal from the start due to the relationship between Skinner and KSU Athletic Director Vaugh Williams. Williams worked at BC (and got his masters at BC) during some of Skinner's best seasons.There are numerous BC alums in athletic departments around the country who...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Kennesaw State’s inaugural spring game highlights

Earlier this off-season we featured a story about the upstart Kennesaw State football program. This past weekend was another landmark moment as they continue on their journey to their first football game as they held their first ever spring football game. You can read more about the game here.
Via The Student Section
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Building a Program: Kennesaw State Holds First Spring Practice

The planning stages started in 2007 with a Student Government survey but really kicked up in 2009 with an exploratory committee. After a long time in the making, the school with the third largest enrollment in the state of Georgia is about to field its first football team. In February of 2013, the Kennesaw State Owls announced official plans to start a football program. Shortly thereafter...
Via Bloguin Best
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Kennesaw State holds first ever practice

At Crystal Ball Run, we followed the story of the Kennesaw State Owls and how they started to build their program. Today represented another chapter in their history as they held their first ever football practice. First official practice getting ready to begin! #GoKSUOwls #OurTimeKSU — KennesawStFootball (@kennesawstfb) August 19, 2014 Quarterback Jaquez...
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August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Louisville Baseball Coach Dan McDonnell Gets Emotional After Team Advances To College World Series

Louisville baseball advanced to its third College World Series in school history last night with a 7-4 win over Kennesaw State in the Louisville Super Regional. Cardinals head coach Dan McDonnell got emotional during his postgame press conference, as he began crying while he said he doesn’t want the credit for this win, but rather, he would rather people credit his coaches, assistants...
Via College Spun
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisville ousts Kennesaw State to return to CWS

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Louisville coach Dan McDonnell only recently installed freshman Nick Solak as his everyday designated hitter. Even then, it was just to get the freshman some regular at-bats. Well, on the strength of Solak's bat, the Cardinals are heading back to Omaha. Solak's two-run homer in the fifth inning propelled the Cardinals to a 7-4 win over Kennesaw State in the NCAA...
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June 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Kennesaw State CF Bo Way is the Angels 7th round pick

No alliteration this time around, but the Angels did stay in Georgia where they might have just picked the best name in their draft class. Second straight outfielder by #Angels, who take CF Bo Way (Kennesaw State University) in the seventh round. — Alden Gonzalez (@Alden_Gonzalez) June 6, 2014 No way! More like Bo Way, am I right? Um, yeah, well, I don’t actually know anything...
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June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Getting To Know The Opponent: Kennesaw State

Kennesaw State University is a public coeducational university located in Kennesaw, Georgia which approximately 20 miles north of Atlanta.  Kennesaw State has an enrollment over 24,000 and was established on October 9th, 1963.  Kennesaw State’s mascot is known only as Scrappy the Owl.  Kennesaw State plays intercollegiate athletics in the Atlantic Sun conference.  Kennesaw...
Via The Cardinal Connect
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Kennesaw State's Pentecost preps for MLB draft amid surprising tourney run

KENNESAW, Ga. -- Mike Sansing had been planning a party for Kennesaw State to see where expected first-rounder Max Pentecost would land in Thursday's opening day of the MLB draft. "(Pentecost) and I talked and I said, 'You know there's a chance that we're not going to do that,'" said Sansing, the Owls' coach. That was before Kennesaw State, in the program's first NCAA tournament...
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June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Louisville – Kennesaw State Super Regional Series Set For Friday At 6:30 PM

Timothy Easley | Associated Press The date, time and TV info for the 2014 NCAA Super Regional games were released at 8 AM this morning. Dan McDonnell and the Cardinals will begin their series with Kennesaw State on Friday at 6:30 p.m. on ESPNU. Game two of the best-of-three series is scheduled for Saturday at 7 p.m. and will also be on ESPNU. If necessary, the the third game is...
Via The Cardinal Connect
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Photos: A Kennesaw State Pitcher Brought A Wrestling-Style Championship Belt To NCAA Baseball Tournament Press Conference

The Kennesaw State baseball team beat Alabama, 1-0, in their opening NCAA Tournament game this afternoon in Tallahassee. The Owls will next take on the winner of Georgia Southern and No. 5 national seed Florida State.  Following Kennesaw State’s victory, pitcher Travis Bergen, fresh off a 8.2 inning performance, brought a wrestling-style championship belt to the press conference...
Via College Spun
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Kennesaw State edges Northern Kentucky 69-67

Delbert Love scored 18 points and Kennesaw State used a second-half rally to take down Northern Kentucky 69-67 Friday night. With Kennesaw State holding a 68-67 lead in the waning seconds of the game, Myles Hamilton stole the ball at the top of the 3-point arc and nearly dribbled out the clock before being fouled with a second left. Hamilton hit 1 of 2 free throws before the Norse...
Via AP on Fox
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Northern Kentucky puts away Kennesaw State 82-69

Todd Johnson and Jordan Jackson each scored 18 points while Jalen Billups added 12 with eight rebounds as Northern Kentucky moved past Kennesaw State 82-69 Saturday night. The Norse (8-12, 4-4 Atlantic Sun) shot 55 percent from the field and had all five starters score in double figures. Tyler White hit a trio of 3-pointers to finish with 10 points and Anthony Monaco also had 10...
Via AP on Fox
January 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ferrell leads IU to win over Kennesaw State

Long before this season even started, much had been made about Yogi Ferrell’s improvements over the summer: how much his game and leadership had improved, how perhaps his shooting, specifically, had come a long way. And how his newfound scoring potential would be a significant need for a team that lost 77 percent of its […]The post Ferrell leads IU to win over Kennesaw State...
Via Inside the Hall
December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Video, Quotes: Tom Crean reacts to win over Kennesaw State

Tom Crean met with the media following Indiana’s 90-66 win over Kennesaw State on Sunday at Assembly Hall. Watch his postgame comments in the media player below: A transcript will be added to this story.The post Video, Quotes: Tom Crean reacts to win over Kennesaw State appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers Basketball News, Recruiting and Analysis.
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

The Minute After: Kennesaw State

Thoughts on a 90-66 win over the Owls: This was a little more like it. Following up Friday’s uninspired victory over Nicholls State, the Hoosiers grabbed the bull by the horns in this one. Save for a defensive lapse in the second half which allowed a run for the Owls (and a bit of a […]The post The Minute After: Kennesaw State appeared first on Inside the Hall | Indiana Hoosiers...
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December 22, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 16 Georgia women top Kennesaw State 91-32

Merritt Hempe scored a career-high 18 points, 14 in the first half, as No. 16 Georgia whooped Kennesaw State 91-32 on Sunday. Georgia only made two field goals in the first 4:30 of the second half, but then went on a 25-0 run and took a commanding 74-20 lead. Tiaria Griffin made three 3-pointers during the stretch that saw six different players score. Shacobla Barbee and Griffin...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Kennesaw State beats NAIA Truett McConnell 73-54

Orlando Coleman scored 21 points and Kennesaw State easily beat NAIA Truett McConnell 73-54 on Tuesday night. Coleman made 8 of his 11 shots, secured eight rebounds and made five steals for Kennesaw State (3-5). As a team, Kennesaw State's defense forced 24 turnovers - 15 coming off steals. Kennesaw State led 35-25 at halftime and scored the first 10 points of the second half ...
Via AP on Fox
November 27, 2013  |  Discuss

IPFW easily handles Kennesaw State 76-66

Pierre Bland scored 23 points in a stellar performance as Indiana-Purdue Fort Wayne (IPFW) cruised to a 76-66 win over Kennesaw State on Sunday. Bland had a field day shooting, hitting 7 of 7 from the field and going 8 for 8 from the penalty line. Bland also contributed six assists, six rebounds, and had three steals. Joe Reed added 16 points and Luis Jacobo scored 11 for the Mastodons...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2013  |  Discuss

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