High-scoring second half powers South Alabama past App St

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) Ken Williams scored 20 points, Georgi Boyanov totaled 12 points and 12 rebounds, and South Alabama used a high-scoring second half to pull away from Appalachian State for an 87-74 win on Saturday night. Williams scored 18 after the break, part of a Jags effort that shot 57 percent from the field (16 of 28), including 6 for 10 from 3-point range, for 57 points...
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UT Arlington holds off South Alabama's rally for 89-83 win

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) Kevin Hervey scored 23 points, Jorge Bilbao had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and UT Arlington held off South Alabama's late rally for an 89-83 win on Monday. South Alabama went on a 14-5 run to get to 82-76 with 1:41 to go. UTA went empty from the free-throw line on consecutive possessions but South Alabama couldn't take advantage. Hervey made two free throws with...
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January 16, 2017  |  Discuss

What happened to the competitive balance in our sports' regular seasons?

Remember when sports regular seasons were so fun? The rivalries, the excitement and the competition. The game. Just sitting in the stands or in front of the television to enjoy your favorite team or whomever is playing just because... hey, it's sports!What happened to our regular seasons? Where did the fun go? Do we care, or are we just so over-saturated with sports options that...
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December 29, 2016  |  Discuss

South Alabama tops Sun Belt Players of the Week

The South Alabama Jaguars knocked off the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Saturday in a shocking upset. Because of that big win, they have been honored by having two players named as offensive and defensive players of the week in the Sun Belt conference. Quarterback Dallas Davis accounted for 308 yards of total offense with two touchdowns in the team’s 21-20 win over the Bulldogs...
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September 05, 2016  |  Discuss

South Alabama loses two more defensive linemen for 2016

The South Alabama Jaguars defensive line has been hit hard by the injury bug leading up to the 2016 college football season. In addition to losing defensive end Dewayne Alford for the season to an Achilles injury suffered during summer workouts, Jaguars head coach Joey Jones noted nose tackle Tre Alford and defensive end Jimmie Gipson are also expected to miss the entire year...
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August 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Stevens clutch as South Alabama tops Georgia Southern 67-61

NEW ORLEANS (AP) Barrington Stevens had a 3-point play and a 3-pointer in the final two minutes and South Alabama turned back Georgia Southern 67-61 on Thursday night in the first game of the Sun Belt Conference tournament. The eighth-seeded Jaguars (14-18) meet fourth-seeded Louisiana-Lafayette in the quarterfinals on Friday. South Alabama raced to a 36-21 lead as Georgia Southern...
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March 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Troy/South Alabama title belt trophy revealed

In this world of interesting college football rivalries, there have certainly been some interesting trophies. From the Tiger Rag of the LSU/Tulane rivalry to Illibuck of the Ohio State/Illinois rivalry, colleges come up with some unique trophies. The Troy Trojans and South Alabama Jaguars rivalry is only its fourth season, but they now have a pretty cool trophy and it’s probably...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

South Alabama, Troy have belt-type trophy for rivalry game

The South Alabama Jaguars and Troy Trojans have had a nice rivalry going for the last few years ever since the former joined the Sun Belt Conference. In their fourth edition of the rivalry, the team will finally have a trophy to play for. It’s no secret that many college and professional athletes are huge professional wrestling fans. The two schools have certainly embraced their...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Riley’s Gameday Calendar for South Alabama

Mike Riley is a busy dude these days.  He’s got Hail Mary’s to recover from, an offensive line in need of some work, and a chance to crush a lesser opponent in the South Alabama Jaguars to avoid going 0-2 for the first time in fiftyleven years. So how does a CEO-type like Riley keep [&hellip The post Mike Riley’s Gameday Calendar for South Alabama appeared first on No Coast Bias.
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September 11, 2015  |  Discuss

South Alabama exploring on-campus stadium options

The South Alabama Jaguars have not had a football team for very long, but it seems as though they have began to explore options of having an on-campus stadium. The university is a long ways away from getting its stadium, but it is a step in the right direction. According to College Football Talk, South Alabama announced Monday that they would begin exploring options of constructing...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

South Alabama Honors Young Patient, Puts Him On Spring Roster

The South Alabama Jaguars are honoring one patient fighting a major battle by making him a member of their team.
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Eighteen players withdraw from NBA draft

Eighteen early-entry candidates have withdrawn their names from the NBA draft, the league announced Tuesday. Of the 18, only one was an American college player -- South Alabama's Mychal Ammons, who will return to school. Spain's Kristaps Porzingis, a possible first-round pick, was the most notable of those who withdrew. Forty-four collegiate and 13 international early-entry candidates...
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June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

South Alabama overwhelms Spring Hill 91-41

Augustine Rubit and Mychal Ammons combined for 35 points and 18 rebounds as South Alabama overwhelmed Spring Hill 91-41 Monday night. Rubit was 8 of 12 from the field for 18 points and 9 rebounds. Ammons had 17 points and 9 rebounds. Ken Williams contributed 13 points, hitting 3 of 5 3-pointers. Rubit now has a total of 971 career rebounds, ranking second all-time in the Sun Belt...
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December 02, 2013  |  Discuss

South Alabama gets 76-53 win over William Carey

Augustine Rubit scored 12 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to lead South Alabama to a 76-53 win over NAIA-William Carey. South Alabama (2-1) jumped out to a 26-15 lead in the first 12 minutes and kept a comfortable lead for the rest of the game. T.J. Johnson scored 10 of his 12 points in the first half. William Carey shot 42.9 percent in the first half and was able to keep the...
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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