FSCC women beat Allen; men fall to Devils
Fort Scott Community College's basketball teams split a Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division doubleheader with Allen at Arnold Arena Saturday afternoon. Greyhound women took a 65-52 victory while Allen's men prevailed, 88-75. For the women, it was the first time Fort Scott (2-4 East, 11-10 overall) won back-to-back conference games. ...
FSCC women break long conference skid
Fort Scott Community College's women took control of Wednesday night's contest at Arnold Arena late in the first half. The momentum continued early in the second half of a 60-35 win over Neosho County in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play. The Greyhounds (1-4 East, 10-10 overall) held the Panthers to 17-percent field-goal shooting on the night as they broke a four-game losing streak overall, winning for the first time this calendar year while handing Neosho (0-4, 9-11) it's fifth straight defeat.. ...
Neosho County bounces 'Hound men
Long scoring runs in each half helped visiting Neosho County roll by Fort Scott Community College's men, 83-57, in a game between Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division opponents at Arnold Arena Wednesday night. The game doesn't count in the standings due to Neosho County's probationary status. Even so, the Greyhounds (7-11) fell for the seventh time in their last eight games after shooting only 15 percent from the field in the first half...
'Hound men break 7-game loss streak
INDEPENDENCE -- Fort Scott Community College's men broke a seven-game losing streak with a 65-51 victory over Independence in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play here Saturday night. Will Harrington led the Greyhounds with 17 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists and 3 steals as Fort Scott won at Independence for the first time since Jan. 10, 2007. The Greyhounds and Pirates did not face each other last season due to the separation of Division I and Division II teams into their own divisions...
Indy women keep FSCC winless in '15
INDEPENDENCE -- Independence kept Fort Scott Community College's women winless in January and in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play with a 71-39 rout of the Greyhounds at the ICC Fieldhouse here Saturday night. The Greyhounds' last victory came on December 12, their last game before the holiday break, when they beat North Central Missouri at Arnold Arena. ...
3-point inaccuracy hurts 'Hounds
Late in the second half of Wednesday night's game at Arnold Arena, Highland started hitting free throws. A lot of them. Meanwhile, Fort Scott Community College's men kept launching and missing 3-point shots. After some success early, the Greyhounds finished 5 of 30 from 3-point range and looked on as the Scotties 19 of 25 from the charity stripe in the final 5 1/2 minutes to take the lead, then secure a 73-64 victory...
No. 7 Scotties pull away in second half
With about 6 1/2 minutes remaining in the first half Wednesday night, Fort Scott Community College's women were tied with the No. 7-ranked team in NJCAA Division II and had held the lead several times in the first half. But then visiting Highland scored 11 of the last 12 points of the first half and the momentum carried on into the second half as the Scotties scored 20 of the first 22 and went on to a 74-57 win at Arnold Arena...
'Hound rally falls short vs. No. 16 Ravens
COFFEYVILLE -- Fort Scott Community College's men outscored Coffeyville 46-37 in the second half here Saturday night but the rally was not enough as the Red Ravens held on for a 74-67 victory. The Greyhounds lost for the sixth consecutive outing although this was their first game since December 13. ...
Raven women down Greyhounds, 71-56
COFFEYVILLE -- Caletria Curtis more than doubled her scoring average as she led Coffeyville's women to a 71-56 win over Fort Scott Community College in Jayhawk Conference-Eastern Division play here Saturday evening. Curtis, who averages about 10 points a game, scored 21 Saturday and also had 12 rebounds...
'Hound women fall to Pirates
TRENTON, Mo. -- North Central Missouri avenged an earlier loss to Fort Scott Community College's women here Wednesday night as the Pirates broke a four-game losing streak by beating the Greyhounds, 87-78, in non-conference play. Fort Scott's last game prior to the holiday break was a 70-64 win over North Central at Arnold Arena on December 12. ...