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Friday, Feb. 28, 2014

Paine Lions stay hot with overtime victory

The Paine Lions stayed hot with an overtime victory on Senior Night over Fort Valley State.
By David Lee

Halftime entertainment

A wheelchair basketball exhibition was put on by the Walton Foundation for Independence at Paine College on Thursday night.
By Jon-Michael Sullivan

Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014

Watts leads Paine women past Fort Valley State

Paine relied on the hot shooting of Ashley Watts to beat Fort Valley State 79-66 on Thursday night at the HEAL Complex.
By David Lee

Monday, Feb. 24, 2014

Paine star is nation's top scorer

Ashley Watts' primary motivation comes from loss. Not on the court, but off it. It has molded her into the player and person that she has become for Paine's women's basketball team.
By Royal Shepherd

Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Surging Lions extend winning streak

With another hot shooting performance Monday night, the Paine men remained unbeaten in February, knocking off Claflin, 79-67 at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Monday, Feb. 17, 2014

Claflin rallies past Paine women

Ashley Watts, the nation's leading scorer posted 36 points, but it wasn't enough Monday night as Claflin rallied for an 85-74 win over Paine at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014

Paine Lions show focus, deep bench in lopsided win

The Paine Lions showed off a defensive focus and a deep bench in Saturday's lopsided home victory over Barber Scotia on homecoming.
By Royal Shepherd

Paine women rout Barber-Scotia

The Paine College Lady Lions waited until homecoming to have their best outing of the season.
By Royal Shepherd

Friday, Feb. 7, 2014

Paine to honor 1993-94 team

The Paine College men's basketball team from 1993-94 is to be honored with induction into the school's athletic hall of fame. The team won the school's first SIAC title and first NCAA Division II ...
By Chris Gay

Paine to induct 1993-94 basketball team into hall

If you missed the story in the paper, Paine 1993-94 men's team is being inducted into the school's Athletic Hall of Fame. Kudos to everyone involved.

Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014

Paine College signs Lakeside defensive star

Paine College's 2014 recruiting class got off to a fast start with a key local signee. The Lions picked up Lakeside defensive standout Kendall White, who helped anchor the Panther defense. 
By Chris Gay

Friday, Jan. 31, 2014

Saturday Shootout: Falcons atop heap in Peach Belt West

Montevallo has won four in a row and lead the Peach Belt Conference West Division by a game in the loss column over Georgia Southwestern.
By Chris Gay

Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014

Paine baseball to rely on younger roster

Paine's baseball program will become much younger in 2014, as the Lions will rely on several freshmen as starting players this season.
By David Lee

Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014

Georgia Regents rolls to victory

PEMBROKE, N.C. - A big first half sent Georgia Regents on its way to a 92-70 victory over UNC Pembroke in a Peach Belt Conference game on Saturday.

Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014

Kentucky State spoils Veal's return

While senior center Toby Veal eased his way back into action after an almost three-year absence, Paine posted its worst performance of the season, falling to Kentucky State, 83-61.
By Chris Gay

Monday, Jan. 13, 2014

Paine women hold off Kentucky State

Playing their third home game in five days, the Paine women overcame a sluggish 40 minutes and held off Kentucky State, 65-62, at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014

Morgan steps up for Paine in win

Sean Morgan scored a career-high 31 points as Paine College rolled to an 89-69 win over Lane on Saturday at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Reserve helps lead Paine women past Lane

Junior guard Jemetria Fletcher came off the bench for 16 points as the Paine College women continued their hot stretch, knocking off Lane, 87-68.
By Chris Gay

Friday, Jan. 10, 2014

Montevallo junior early front-runner for Peach Belt women's player of the year

Montevallo's Taylor Beverly is an early candidate for Peach Belt Conference women's player of the year.
By Chris Gay

Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014

Taylor's free throw seals Paine win

Paine's Kedric Taylor made one free throw with 2 seconds left in regulation, giving Paine the eventual 68-67 win over LeMoyne-Owen on Thursday.
By David Lee

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