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Battle of the birds: JSU hosts Kennesaw State in the FCS second round action

Timothy Cash, Sports Editor

If Jacksonville State’s football team had to choose what they liked best about their No. 3 seed in the playoff, most of the guys would say it is the respect they got from the Championship Committee. 512 more words

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Lea and Cline intertwine as offensive line stabilities

By Chris Brown

Jystin Cline and Dulan Lea are as interchangeable as a tomato being a fruit or vegetable.

OK, technically, maybe not their names, but Justin Lea and Dylan Cline’s ability to play multiple positions along Jacksonville State’s offensive line have made the duo as versatile as any two linemen who have come through Jacksonville in recent memory. 1,288 more words

Gamecocks race past Murray State

Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter

After a bit of a rocky start that led to Jacksonville State trailing after the first quarter, the Gamecocks recovered to blow out Murray State 59-23 for their 30th consecutive Ohio Valley Conference victory on Saturday. 448 more words

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Gamecocks winning despite slow starts

Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter

In both of Jacksonville State football’s last two games, the team has struggled to a sluggish start.

It took the Gamecocks until their third drive in Saturday’s 23-7 homecoming win against Southeast Missouri State to put up their first points, a 65-yard catch-and-run from Kendrick Doss to Trae Barry, and even then that was their only points in the first quarter and only touchdown before late in the fourth quarter. 367 more words

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Gamecocks overcome slow start to down EIU

Daniel Mayes, Chanty Sports Reporter

The streak is safe.

Despite a slow start by Jacksonville State that led to the first halftime deficit for the Gamecocks in a conference game in nearly four years, JSU recovered to defeat Eastern Illinois 30-14 for their 28th consecutive OVC victory. 510 more words

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Gamecock Football breaks OVC record with win over EKU

Timothy Cash, Sports Editor

Jacksonville State accomplished something no other Ohio Valley Conference team has been able to accomplish: win 27 consecutive conference games. The 41-25 win came over Eastern Kentucky, who held the previous record of 26 straight from 1992 to 1995, in front of 18,045 fans at Burgess-Snow Field. 509 more words

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JSU downs Governors to tie OVC record

Daniel Mayes, Chanticleer Sports Reporter

Jacksonville State took down Austin Peay 34-14 Saturday in Clarksville, Tennessee to tie the record for consecutive Ohio Valley Conference wins at 26. 547 more words

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