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Fri, Feb. 12, 2016 at 9:40 AM - [Men's Basketball]
Six-straight points from Carter in closing minutes lift Bears to road victory
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Fri, Feb. 12, 2016 at 9:20 AM - [Women's Basketball]
SSU closes nine-point fourth quarter deficit but fall, 61-59
Wed, Feb. 10, 2016 at 10:45 AM - [Shawnee State]
SSU athletics expanding to include four new varsity intercollegiate teams
Tue, Feb. 9, 2016 - [Women's Basketball]
Senior nabs first national award for SSU since 2012
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Women's Basketball - Mon, Feb. 8, 2016

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Women's Basketball) – For the fourth time this season sixth time in her career, Shawnee State women's basketball player Ali Zieverink (SR/West Chester, Ohio) has been named the Mid-South Conference Women's Basketball Player of the Week, conference officials announced Monday afternoon.

The West Chester, Ohio native led the No. 7-ranked Bears to a trio of victories this week, including a pair of wins over No. 14 University of Pikeville on Monday and Saturday. 

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Baseball - Sun, Feb. 7, 2016

COCHRAN, Ga. (Baseball) – Early offense from Middle Georgia State led to a lead of three after two innings played and the Shawnee State baseball team scored to tighten the game, but a two run-fifth inning from the Knights led them to a 5-2 victory over the Bears Saturday afternoon at Stucky Field.

Brandon Reaman (JR/Dayton, Ohio) and Conner Wilson (SR/San Diego, Calif.) contributed Shawnee's only runs in the contest. Reaman finished the game 2-for-4 with a single and a double, while Wilson was 1-for-3 and reached base twice.

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Men's Basketball - Sat, Feb. 6, 2016

Portsmouth, Ohio (Men's Basketball) – The Shawnee State men's basketball team led early in the game, taking a six point lead into the half, but with 11:26 remaining on the clock, the Bears surrendered the lead following a 13-point run by the visiting University of Pikeville en route to a 75-68 defeat on Saturday afternoon at Frank & Janis Waller Gymnasium.

Frederick Moore (SO/Cincinnati, Ohio) finished the contest with a team-high 17 points and nine rebounds. Moore tallied a majority of his points in the first half, as Pikeville tightened up on the defensive end in the second half, forcing Shawnee to shoot only 40.6 percent from the field.

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Women's Basketball - Sat, Feb. 6, 2016

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Women's Basketball) – Despite a tight first half, some stout defense and a motivated offense allows the Bears to regroup and go on to defeat the University of Pikeville, 93-75, on Saturday afternoon on Senior Day at Frank & Janis Waller Gymnasium.

Prior to the contest, seniors Ali Zieverink (SR/West Chester, Ohio) and Abby Feuchter (SR/Cincinnati, Ohio) were honored for their tremendous careers donning the Shawnee State uniform.

Madison Ridout (SO/Jackson, Ohio) was dialed in early, shooting a perfect 3-for-3 and 2-for-2 from the three point range, but the highlight of the half came as time expired in the first quarter, Feuchter sank a three from just past half-court as the clock hit triple-zero to pull the Bears within three of Pikeville's 25-22 advantage.

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Baseball - Sat, Feb. 6, 2016

COCHRAN, Ga. (Baseball) – The Bears opened the season with a double header that featured a strong pitching performance from Derek Moore in the first game, going six innings and only allowing one earned run while the Bears fell by a score of 2-1 at Middle Georgia State College.

The second game of the double header featured more offense, as the Bears combined for five runs, but still fell short in a 9-5 defeat in game two on Friday afternoon at Stucky Field.