Jaymee Carnes. The North Georgia forward is averaging 27.8 points a game. She’s also bringing down 12.2 boards a contest.
Clayton State men. The Lakers are 1-3 in conference play with the three defeats coming by a combined total of eight points.
A memorial service will be held for former Augusta State student Matt Miklas at 1 p.m. today at First Baptist Church (3500 Walton Way Extension). Miklas, a reporter for The Bell Ringer, the school’s student newspaper, covered the Jaguar golf team’s trip to the White House in 2010. He died at age 23 in November, one month short of graduating.
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The debate rages on about whether the timeout called by Armstrong Atlantic State coach Jeremy Luther at the end of his team’s win Wednesday night over Augusta State was a classy move or not. Jaguars fans, coaches and player weren’t too pleased with the move. Here’s some advice for all coaches for the future: If your team is winning big in the final seconds, don’t call a timeout. Tell your players beforehand not to act like knuckleheads.
Happy birthday today to Paine sports information director Kimberly May.
Augusta State (5-6, 1-2): The departure of Ben Purser in the off-season is taking its toll.
Paine (6-2, 5-1): How will the Lions bounce back from their 16-point loss at Morehouse?
USC Aiken (9-2, 3-0): The Pacers are defeating opponents by 14.3-point margin.
Augusta State (7-4, 3-2): It has to improve upon 59 percent shooting from the foul line.
Paine (2-7, 2-3): Looking to snap four-game skid.
USC Aiken (10-1, 3-0): Holding league foes to 50.0 scoring average.