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Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015

Paine trio leading team to success this season

With the efforts of Alfonso Davis, Denzel Dillingham and Arnis Libazs - and the rest of the team - Paine won the conference title outright this week for the first time since the 1993-94 season. ...
By Chris Gay

Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015

Paine men rally at Claflin, claim share of SIAC title

The Paine men rallied from a double-digit halftime deficit and pulled out an 86-85 overtime win at Claflin. With the victory, the Lions clinched at least a share of the Southern Intercollegiate ...
By Chris Gay

Friday, Feb. 13, 2015

Saturday Shootout: Brown may be player of the year

Montevallo guard Troran Brown leads the Peach Belt Conference in scoring (19.0) and assists and might just be the league's player of the year for the second consecutive season.
By Chris Gay

Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015

Lions rally past Panthers

Paine overcame a 14-point deficit, rallying for an 80-77 win over Clark Atlanta at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Buzzer-beaters lifts Lady Lions

Lasharon Salahuddin cut down the lane, took a pass from Janisha Wilkerson and banked it home for the game-winning layup at the buzzer to lift the Paine College women to a 76-74 win over Clark ...
By Chris Gay

Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015

Paine seeking to clinch conference at home

If Paine College can protect home-court advantage the next two weeks, the Lions will pull off a first.
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015

Area roundup: Sherrill lifts Jaguars in OT

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Keshun Sherrill scored 25 points and hit key free throws in overtime to lift Georgia Regents to a 79-76 victory over Armstrong State on Saturday night.

Friday, Feb. 6, 2015

Saturday Shootout: Former Aiken Tech star leading Columbus State

After playing two seasons at Aiken Tech, the senior Columbus State guard is lighting up the Peach Belt Conference. Kenney Funderburk is averaging a league-best.
By Chris Gay

Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015

Lions rally for wild OT win against Claflin

Denzel Dillingham scored 16 of his 20 points in the final 7½ minutes and the Lions rallied for a wild 79-76 overtime win over Claflin at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Paine women rally for victory

Behind Janisha Wilkerson's 17 points, the Paine women bounced back in the second half for a 60-57 win over Claflin.
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015


In Aiken, USC Aiken rode two big innings to a 15-5 victory over Lincoln Memorial on Saturday to run its record to 2-0.

Jaguar men win fourth in a row

MORROW, Ga. - Keshun Sherrill scored a game-high 23 points and Devon Wright-Nelson added 16 as Georgia Regents beat Clayton State 67-58 on Saturday in a Peach Belt Conference game for their fourth ...

Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

Columbus State women in title mix

The Columbus State women are 19-1 and are tied with Lander atop the Peach Belt Conference standings. The Cougars are two wins away from matching last year's total.
By Chris Gay

Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015

Lions fall on road, long winning streak ends

Paine College blew a double-digit lead in the second half and fell at Morehouse, 62-61 on Thursday night, snapping their 13-game winning streak

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015


In Savannah, Ga., USC Aiken went ice cold from the field in the second half and lost to Armstrong State 82-57 on Wednesday night.

Paine looking to keep win streak alive

Paine College's men's basketball team will look to extend its school-record, 13-game winning streak when it plays at 7:30 tonight at Morehouse.
By Chris Gay

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Paine baseball expects more success

Paine endured the growing pains of a starting lineup featuring several freshmen last season. The Lions remain young, but they have higher expectations with more experience.
By David Lee

Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

Lions win 12th in a row, tie school record

The Paine College men matched the longest win streak in school history as they blew out Albany State 110-76 at the HEAL Complex on Saturday.
By Dave Ward

Albany State knocks off Paine women

Albany State used a 16-0 run that bridged the half to break open a close game on its way to a 76-51 victory over Albany State at the HEAL Complex on Saturday.
By Dave Ward

Friday, Jan. 23, 2015

Paine men looking to match school win streak

With a win today, the Paine College men will match the school's longest winning streak, a 12-game campaign believed to be the record set during the 1984-85 season when the school was NAIA. 
By Chris Gay
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