ATLANTA - Liberty's Darius McGhee and Jacksonville State's Peyton Daniels earned the ASUN Conference Men's Basketball weekly honors, announced by the league office on Monday. McGhee reached the milestone of 2,000 career points over the weekend and earned his sixth Player of the Week honor. Daniels was named Newcomer of the Week for the first time after recording the first three double-digit scoring performances of his career.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (jsugamecocksports.com) - Jacksonville State led for more than 35 minutes on its way to defeating North Dakota State, 81-71, inside The Pit at the campus of the University of New Mexico on the final day of the Lobo Classic.
ATLANTA - The ASUN Conference weekly honors went to FGCU's Lily Felts, North Alabama's Maggie Sullivan, Jacksonville State's Claire Ochs and North Florida's Savannah Cook, announced Monday by the league office. Felts (Player) and Sullivan (Defensive) claimed the first awards of their careers while the distinctions earned by Ochs (Setter) and Cook (Freshman) were the second for each.
ATLANTA - With the 2022-23 ASUN Men's Basketball season approaching, we scope out our 14 conference squads in preparation for the 44th season of action. Jacksonville State was selected to finish third in ASUN Preseason Coaches and Media Polls after representing the conference in the NCAA Tournament.
ATLANTA – The Austin Peay duo of Antoine Williams (Defensive) and Kam Thomas (Freshman) along with Central Arkansas' Christian Richmond (Offensive) and Alen Karajic (Special Teams) of Jacksonville State were recognized as this week's ASUN Conference Football award winners, announced by the league office on Monday.
ATLANTA – Central Arkansas' Will McElvain (Offensive) and Demetrias Charles (Defensive), Austin Peay's Kam Thomas (Special Teams) and Fred Perry (Freshman) of Jacksonville State were recognized as ASUN Conference Football weekly award winners, announced by the league office on Monday.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (jsugamecocksports.com) – The Jacksonville State volleyball team kept the record-setting non-conference start rolling on Tuesday night with a 25-15, 25-10, 25-13 sweep of the Alabama State Hornets.
ATLANTA - North Alabama's Taylor Floyd, Austin Peay's Erin Eisenhart, Jacksonville State's Claire Ochs and Stetson's Sophia Groom earned this week's ASUN Conference Volleyball honors, announced by the league office on Tuesday. All four recipients took home the first honors of their careers with Floyd named Player of the Week, Eisenhart tabbed Defensive Player of the Week, Ochs selected Setter of the Week and Groom receiving Freshman of the Week.
ATLANTA – With the 2022 ASUN Conference Volleyball season approaching, we preview each of the 14 conference squads in preparation for the 38th season of ASUN Volleyball. Jacksonville State was selected to finish second in the Preseason Coaches Poll after the Gamecocks received 167 voting points in the rating and appeared in the ASUN Championship Final last year in their return to the ASUN.
ATLANTA – With the 30th season of ASUN Conference Women's Soccer approaching, the league previews each of the 14 conference squads in preparation for this fall's competition. Jacksonville State was selected to finish 11th in the Preseason Coaches Poll after making its fifth appearance in the ASUN Championship last fall.
ATLANTA – The ASUN Conference hosts its 2022 Football Media Day on Friday, July 22 at the Omni Hotel at the Battery Atlanta. The event will begin with a press conference featuring comments from ASUN Deputy Commissioner Jerome Rodgers and the head coaches for each of the league's six programs that will be streamed live on ESPN+. A luncheon follows the press conference during which the 2022 Preseason All-Conference honors will be announced. A Q&A session with the coaches and student-athletes from each team will be available to view on Facebook and YouTube live streams. A complete breakdown of the ESPN+ press conference is listed below.
ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 44th season of ASUN Conference Men's Tennis in the books we take a look back at the highlights and successes of the nine league squads following the 2021-22 season. Liberty doubled down and captured their second league title, besting FGCU (4-2) for the second straight season in the ASUN Championship Final match.
Score: #5 Jacksonville State 6, #8 Lipscomb 5 (10 inn.)
Records: Jacksonville State (31-22) | Lipscomb (20-32)
Location: Debbie & Fred Pruitt Softball Complex (Jacksonville, Fla.)
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Three extra-inning solo home runs powered #5 Jacksonville State to its first ASUN Conference Softball Championship game since 2003. The Gamecocks capped the 10-inning affair with a Karsen Mosely bomb to left field, defeating #8 Lipscomb in the championship play-in game, 6-5, on the campus of Jacksonville at Debbie & Fred Pruitt Softball Complex on Tuesday.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Two play-in games on Tuesday mark the start of the 2022 ASUN Conference Softball Championship. #6 Kennesaw State and #7 Stetson play on the campus of North Florida at the UNF Softball Complex while #5 Jacksonville State and #8 Lipscomb line up at Jacksonville's Debbie & Fred Pruitt Softball Complex. Both games are single-elimination contests set to begin at 3 PM ET on ESPN+.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Liberty collected four superlative honors as the league announced the 2022 ASUN Conference Softball postseason awards and honors on Monday, voted on by the league's 12 coaches. For the second consecutive season the Flames garnered Player of the Year (Caroline Hudson), Defensive Player of the Year (Hudson), Pitcher of the Year (Emily Kirby) and Coach of the Year (Dot Richardson) while the league's Freshman of the Year honor went to a pitcher for the second-straight season in Jacksonville State's Kat Carter.
ATLANTA, Ga. - The ASUN Conference announced on Monday a pair of first-time awards as Eastern Kentucky's Jasmine Miller (Player) and Jacksonville State's Kat Carter (Pitcher) earned the Softball weekly awards. Miller batted .545 (6-for-11) on the week with a pair of home runs and six RBIs to secure the second Player of the Week award for the Colonels' program. JSU freshman Carter tossed two shutout victories and posted a 0.00 ERA in three appearances helping the Gamecocks to four consecutive shutouts and a berth in the ASUN Championship for the first time since the 2003 season.
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (jsugamecocksports.com) – The Jacksonville State softball team put away put away visiting Alabama State, 4-0, on Tuesday night in the Gamecocks' final nonconference matchup of the season.
ATLANTA, Ga. - With his win at the No. 1 position over Lipscomb catapulting Jacksonville State into the ASUN Conference Men's Tennis Championship, Joaquin Vallejo earned the season's final Player of the Week award, the league office revealed on Tuesday. Vallejo put the Gamecocks back into the ASUN postseason for the first time since the 2003 season with a three-set victory on Court 1.
JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (jsugamecocksports.com) - Making its second appearance in the NCAA men's basketball tournament, Jacksonville State has been selected as the 15-seed in the Midwest Region and will face second-seeded Auburn in the Greenville, S.C., on Friday, March 18.
The Gamecocks got the Jacksonville State Softball Invitational off to a good start on Thursday, when they held off Samford for a 4-1 win and then rolled to a 7-2 win over Austin Peay at University Field.