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Skinner gets first Kennesaw State win, 71-63 over IUPUI

KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) Yonel Brown had 19 points and four steals on Monday night, and head coach Al Skinner won his first game at Kennesaw State, 71-63 over IUPUI. Skinner, who has 386 Division I wins, is in his first season as head coach since the 2009-10 season at Boston College. The Owls (1-4) grabbed a double-digit lead at 56-44 on Nigel Pruitt's 3-pointer with 6:53 left and...
Via AP on Fox
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Samford tops Kennesaw State 77-65

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) Darius Jones-Gibson had 13 points, and Samford used a balanced offensive attack to top Kennesaw State 77-65 Saturday night. Six players scored at least seven points for Samford (2-1). Marcus Johnson and Iman Johnson had 12 points, and Matt Rose added 11. Iman Johnson was 5 for 5 from the field and nabbed four steals. Yonel Brown scored 22 points on 10-of...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Presbyterian beats Kennesaw State 14-6

CLINTON, S.C. (AP) Darrell Bridges ran for 134 yards and Presbyterian beat Kennesaw State 14-6 on Saturday in a season finale. Presbyterian (2-9, 1-5) claimed its only Big South victory behind Bridges, a sophomore who went over 1,000 career yards, the first Blue Hose player to do so in the program's Division I era. Bridges set up the first touchdown when he ran 84 yards to the...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

LSU's Simmons is more aggressive and productive vs. Kennesaw State: Rewind

He doubled his scoring output from 11 points to 22 by shooting the ball 10 more times against Kennesaw State
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
6 days ago

LSU coach Johnny Jones liked how his team closed out 1st half to take control vs. Kennesaw State | Video

The Tigers stormed to halftime on a 28-4 run
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
7 days ago

LSU takes aim at another step forward vs. Kennesaw State: In-game updates

The Tigers look for a 2-0 start and sustaining momentum heading into a road trip to Brooklyn next week
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
7 days ago

What TV channel, time is the LSU basketball vs. Kennesaw State on tonight?

After beating McNeese State to open the season, the LSU men's basketball team will host Kennesaw State at 8 p.m. CT Monday at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center. The game will be televised on ESPNU. If you're looking to catch the game and...
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
8 days ago

LSU gets back to work quickly on the court vs. Kennesaw State: Chalk talk

The Tigers played a very solid 30 minutes in their season opener vs. McNeese State
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
8 days ago

Kennesaw State tops ETSU to open inaugural season

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (STATS) - Kennesaw State's football program is off and running - literally. The Owls won the first game in program history Thursday night, rushing for 416 yards in a 56-16 rout of East Tennessee State at Steve Spurrier Field at Kermit Tipton Stadium. ETSU was returning to football for the first time since it discontinued its program after the 2003 season. Kennesaw...
Via AP on Fox
September 03, 2015  |  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.
Via Holdout Sports
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

What is Kennesaw State and why would Al Skinner go there?

At this point I should just expect all Eagles to end up in Georgia. There are multiple rumors that the suburban Atlanta school is set to hire the former BC coach. To me this makes perfect sense. For the rest of you, this is probably a head scratcher.  Even though it is not a well-known outside of Georgia, Kennesaw State is a rising university in the area. They've improved their...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
April 23, 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...
Via The Student Section
August 19, 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...
Via Fox Sports South
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...
Via Monkey with a Halo
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...
Via Fox Sports South
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

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

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