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|3/24: Motlow Bucks' season ends in Hutchinson with loss in quarterfinals of national tournament|
The No. 14 Motlow State Bucks jumped out to a quick 6-1 lead over No. 6 Eastern Florida State in the quarterfinals of the NJCAA Men's National Basketball Tournament, but after that it was all Titans as the Bucks fell 65-45 in Hutchinson, Kansas, Thursday night.
|3/23: Bucks edge Georgia Highlands, advance to NJCAA Tournament Elite Eight|
Motlow State freshman Kevonte Corley hit a free throw with 24.5 seconds remaining and Georgia Highlands' final shot attempt from half court clanked off the back of the rim, sealing the Bucks' 70-69 win over the Chargers.
|3/21: Motlow Bucks advance in NJCAA Tournament with 78-59 win over Coffeyville|
The Motlow State Bucks used a dominating rebounding performance and 39 combined points from its starting guards Tuesday morning to beat Coffeyville (Kan.) 78-59 in the opening round of the NJCAA Men's National Championship Tournament in Hutchinson, Kan.
|3/21: Bucks winners of seven straight, face tough road test at Dyersburg State|
With seven consecutive wins under their belt and sole possession of third place in the TCCAA standings, the Motlow Bucks have an opportunity to make a strong statement when they travel to Dyersburg State this weekend.
|3/20: Gannon's walk-off hit helps Lady Bucks salvage win over Roane State|
Chelbie Gannon drove in Breanna Owens with a single in the bottom of the seventh inning to help the Motlow State Lady Bucks beat the Roane State Lady Raiders 7-6 Saturday afternoon at Lady Bucks Field.
|3/20: Central Magnet senior Rebekah Duross will continue soccer career at Motlow State|
Central Magnet High School senior soccer standout Rebekah Duross has signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State.
|3/17: Cornersville shortstop Madison Hopkins signs to play softball at Motlow State|
Madison Hopkins, a shortstop from Cornersville High School, recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career as a student-athlete at Motlow State.
|3/15: Bucks set to host Roane State in critical TCCAA baseball series|
The Motlow Bucks have an opportunity to catapult themselves into the top half of the TCCAA standings this weekend when they host Roane State for a three-game series at the Driver Baseball Complex
|3/15: Smyrna's Emily Bryant signs National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Motlow State|
Smyrna High School senior Emily Bryant recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her soccer career as a student athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|3/14: Lady Buck bats heat up in conference series win over Cleveland State|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks went on the road and won three out of four games against Cleveland State over the weekend, including a doubleheader sweep Saturday in frigid temperatures in Cleveland.
|3/13: Motlow State Bucks win TCCAA/Region VII Tournament championship|
The Motlow State Bucks played one of their best games of the season at the perfect time, beating Walters State 91-67 to win the TCCAA/Region VII Tournament Friday afternoon on Waltersâ€™ home court in Morristown, TN.
|3/13: Lady Bucks earn first NJCAA Women's National Tournament berth in program history|
Motlow received welcome news on Sunday when the NJCAA announced the Lady Bucks had earned an at-large invitation to the women's national tournament, scheduled for March 20-25 in Lubbock, Texas.
|3/6: Walk-off home run propels Bucks to TCCAA series win over Chattanooga State|
Motlow State sophomore C.J. Brown launched a walk-off home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Bucks a 5-4 victory over Chattanooga State Saturday afternoon at the Driver Baseball Complex.
|3/1: Smyrna's Megan Blumhoefer signs Letter of Intent to play soccer at Motlow State|
Motlow State Community College is proud to announce that Smyrna High School standout Megan Blumhoefer has signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her soccer career as a student athlete at Motlow.
|2/28: Lady Bucks win fifth straight, enter TCCAA/Region VII Tournament as No. 2 seed|
The Lady Bucks completed one of the best regular seasons in school history and will take a five-game winning streak into next week's TCCAA/Region VII Tournament following a 71-44 win over Jackson State.
|2/27: Bucks storm into TCCAA/Region VII Tournament as top seed with rout of Jackson State|
The Motlow State Bucks kept momentum on their side heading into next week's TCCAA/Region VII Tournament with a 77-49 thrashing of Jackson State in the regular season finale Saturday afternoon in Jackson.
|2/27: Motlow Bucks ride winning streak into TCCAA conference opener Friday|
The Motlow State Bucks matched timely hitting together with outstanding pitching to sweep visiting non-conference opponent Morton College, Illinois, last weekend at the Driver Baseball Complex on Motlow's Moore County campus.
|2/24: Lady Bucks sweep Martin Methodist JV, prepare for home opener next weekend|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks earned their first doubleheader sweep of the young season, on the road, and will finally play their first home game when TCCAA rival Chattanooga States visits for a four-game series March 3-4.
|2/22: Motlow Bucks open home stand this week preparing for TCCAA opener next weekend|
The Motlow Bucks are scheduled to play nine baseball games over a 10-day span beginning this Friday as they make final preparations for their TCCAA opener, scheduled for March 3.
|2/21: Franklin County senior Bailee Walls signs Letter of Intent to play soccer at Motlow State|
Franklin County High School soccer standout Bailee Walls recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|2/20: Balanced Lady Bucks keep home record perfect heading into postseason push|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks completed an unblemished home record and set themselves up for a strong postseason push when they hosted and beat Dyersburg State 69-46 Saturday afternoon at Copperweld Arena.
|2/20: Motlow Bucks head into final week of regular season hoping to improve tournament seeding|
The No. 22 ranked Motlow State Bucks finished off the home portion of their basketball season Saturday afternoon with a dominating 98-62 win over Dyersburg State at Copperweld Arena.
|2/17: Shelbyville's Keely Smith signs Letter of Intent to join soccer program at Motlow State|
All-District 8-AAA soccer player Keely Smith of Shelbyville recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her student-athlete career at Motlow State Community College.
|2/16: Motlow Bucks beat Southwest TN in OT, earn berth in JUCO national tournament|
Motlow State freshman Dillon Smith scored five points in the final 19 seconds to force overtime, and the Bucks outscored Southwest Tennessee 13-2 in the extra period to beat the Saluqis 81-70 Wednesday night at Copperweld Arena.
|2/15: Smyrna's Marianna Ford signs Letter of Intent to play soccer at Motlow State|
Former Stewarts Creek High School soccer standout Marianna Ford recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|2/14: Lady Bucks beat Roane State, host final two home games this week|
The No. 16-ranked Motlow State Lady Bucks bounced back from a Friday night defeat at Walters State and beat TCCAA rival Roane State 68-59 Saturday afternoon in Harriman.
|2/14: Bucks host Southwest Tennessee on Wednesday after weekend split|
The Motlow State Bucks can clinch at least a tie for the regular season TCCAA championship Wednesday night when Southwest Tennessee visits Copperweld Arena. Tipoff is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
|2/12: Jake Fossick tosses one-hitter as Bucks beat Marshalltown, host Wallace State Tuesday|
Motlow State sophomore Jake Fossick allowed only one hit and one run to lead the Bucks to an 11-1 win over visiting Marshalltown (Iowa) Community College Saturday afternoon.
|2/8: Scottsboro's Kylie Thackerson signs softball Letter of Intent with Motlow State|
Scottsboro (Ala.) High School softball player Kylie Thackerson recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|2/7: Rosario, Harper pitch Bucks to first win, home opener is this weekend|
Three Motlow State pitchers combined to allow only one hit and one run as the Bucks opened the 2017 baseball season with a 2-1 win over Wallace State-Hanceville Friday afternoon in Hanceville, Alabama.
|2/6: Lady Bucks cross 20-win plateau with weekend sweep, face first-place showdown Friday|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks reached the 20-win mark for the first time in over a decade with a pair of weekend wins over visiting TCCAA teams at Copperweld Arena.
|2/5: Hamlet, Fredericks notch double-doubles as Motlow State Bucks stretch winning streak to 15|
Javion Hamlet and Rashawn Fredericks had double-doubles both Friday night and Saturday afternoon to lead the Motlow State Bucks to a sweep of visiting TCCAA opponents over the weekend at Copperweld Arena.
|02/02: Seven-run first inning leads Lady Bucks to softball win over FSC-Jacksonville|
Five different Lady Bucks drove in runs during a seven-run first inning as Motlow State beat Florida State College of Jacksonville 10-5 last week in the Kickoff Softball Classic in Clearwater, Fla.
|01/31: Lady Bucks prepare for challenging weekend at home with road win over Volunteer State|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks geared up for their final home back-to-back weekend when they went on the road and beat TCCAA rival Volunteer State 72-56 Saturday afternoon in Gallatin.
|01/30: Revamped Bucks baseball team hopes to contend for TCCAA title|
With only nine players returning from last year's roster, including four who were redshirts in 2016, Motlow State head baseball coach Dan McShea may still be learning player names as the Bucks prepare to open the 2017 season.
|01/30: Hot shooting, shut-down defense lift Motlow State Bucks past Volunteer State|
The Motlow State Bucks hit 17 three-point shots and held Volunteer State to under 30 percent shooting from the field as the nation's No. 25 ranked team traveled to Gallatin and beat the Pioneers 102-63 Saturday afternoon.
|01/26: Lady Bucks split road trip, head to Volunteer State at top of TCCAA standings|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks bounced back from their first conference loss over the weekend, traveling to Gadsden, Ala., and defeating non-conference opponent Gadsden State 88-62 Tuesday night.
|01/25: Motlow Bucks extend winning streak to 12 behind Isaiah Hart's triple-double|
The Motlow State Bucks cracked the National Junior College Athletic Association Top 25 poll this week and celebrated with an 85-66 win over non-conference opponent Gadsden State Tuesday night.
|01/23: Sophomores Watkins, Abernethy and O'Neal lead Lady Bucks into 2017 softball season|
After compiling a winning season under first-year head coach Janice Morey last year, Motlow State's softball program is on the rise.
|01/18: Former Motlow State baseball coach Don Rhoton inducted into TCCAA Hall of Fame|
Winchester native and former Motlow State baseball coach and athletic director Don Rhoton, who won 669 games and two state championships at Motlow, was recently inducted into the Tennessee Community College Athletic Association Hall of Fame.
|01/17: Motlow State Bucks beat No. 8 Walters State, extend winning streak to nine|
The Motlow State Bucks rode a red-hot shooting night and a shutdown defensive effort to an 85-49 win over previously undefeated and nationally ranked Walters State at Copperweld Arena Friday night in front of a large, loud crowd estimated at over 750.
|01/17: Motlow Lady Bucks end Walters State's 110-game conference winning streak|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks ended one of the nation's longest sports winning streaks and took over sole possession of first place in the TCCAA with a 65-55 win over Walters State in front of a large, loud crowd Friday night at Copperweld Arena.
|01/09: Motlow State opens 27th softball season with late January trip to Florida|
Motlow State will open its 27th season of softball competition on Friday, Jan. 27, when it travels to Clearwater, Fla., where it will spend three days playing six games against some of the nation's top junior/community college programs.
|01/05: Motlow State Bucks open 44th baseball season Feb. 3 in Alabama|
The Motlow State Community College baseball program will open its 44th season of competition on Friday, Feb. 3, when it travels to Hanceville, Ala., for a doubleheader against Wallace State. The first pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m.
|12/21: Former Motlow State baseball coach Don Rhoton to be inducted into TCCAA Hall of Fame Jan. 13|
Former Motlow State Community College head baseball coach and athletic director Don Rhoton will be inducted into the TCCAA Hall of Fame on Friday, Jan. 13, at Nisbett Center on Motlow's Moore County campus.
|12/19: Softball leads Motlow State athletic programs in team GPA for Fall 2016|
The Motlow State softball team compiled an outstanding grade point average (GPA) of 3.11 during the Fall 2016 semester, placing it first among the College's four athletic programs.
|12/13: Lady Bucks close first half of season with comeback road win over Itawamba|
The Motlow Lady Bucks ended the first half of their 2016-17 basketball season on a six-game winning streak, capped off by a come-from-behind 65-61 win over Itawamba Community College Saturday afternoon.
|12/13: Bucks head into holiday break on four-game winning streak|
The Motlow State Bucks ended the first half of their basketball season on a high note over the weekend, travelling to Fulton, Miss., and beating the Itawamba Community College Indians 80-56 Saturday afternoon.
|12/7: Motlow State to hold Futsal Tournament in late January, now accepting boys and girls teams|
On track to begin its new women's soccer program in the fall, Motlow State Community College will expand its soccer scope by holding its first annual winter Futsal Tournament Jan. 28-29.
|12/6: McEwen's Katelyn Elliott will join Motlow State softball program|
McEwen High School standout softball player Katelyn (KK) Elliott recently signed to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State next season.
|12/5: Lady Bucks sweep weekend road trip, remain tied at top of TCCAA standings|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks remain tied atop the TCCAA standings after traveling to southeast Tennessee and sweeping a pair of games over the weekend.
|12/5: Hamlet's hot hand leads Bucks past Cleveland State|
Memphis freshman Javion Hamlet scored 27 points and added seven assists to lead the Motlow State Bucks to an 80-70 win over TCCAA rival Cleveland State Saturday afternoon in Cleveland.
|11/28: Lady Bucks split weekend in Georgia, host Gadsden State Tuesday night|
The Motlow Lady Bucks earned a split in their pair of games during the holiday weekend when they beat Central Georgia Tech 56-47 Sunday afternoon in Americus, Ga.
|11/28: Hot shooting carries Bucks to high scoring win over TNG Prep Academy|
The Motlow State Bucks connected on 15-22 shots from behind the three-point line and scored a season high in points as they beat TNG Prep Academy 118-97 Wednesday night at Lawrence County High School in Lawrenceburg.
|11/22: Georgia softball star Caroline Sarris signs Letter of Intent with Motlow State Lady Bucks|
Caroline Sarris, who played her prep softball at Kell High School in Acworth, Ga., recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State.
|11/21: Lady Bucks' winning streak now at four; headed to Georgia over holiday weekend|
The Motlow Lady Bucks basketball team won their fourth consecutive game Saturday afternoon when they beat visiting TCCAA rival Volunteer State 84-59 at Copperweld Arena.
|11/21: Fast start propels Bucks past Pioneers; home game in Lawrenceburg Wednesday night|
The Motlow Bucks jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first two minutes and were never threatened on their way to an 89-70 win over TCCAA rival Volunteer State at Copperweld Arena on Saturday.
|11/16: Warren County senior Geneva Tackett joins Motlow State softball program|
Warren County High School senior softball player Geneva Tackett recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student athlete at Motlow State beginning fall 2017.
|11/14: Motlow State Lady Bucks surge to top of TCCAA standings with weekend sweep|
Notice has been served. The Motlow State Lady Bucks made a strong statement to the rest of the TCCAA over the weekend with a pair of wins in front of large, loud crowds at Copperweld Arena.
|11/14: Motlow State Bucks split weekend conference games, host Volunteer State on Saturday|
The Motlow Bucks hit 16 three-point shots and dished out an amazing 29 assists on their way to a 98-90 win over visiting Columbia State in the TCCAA opener for both teams Friday night at Copperweld Arena.
|11/14: Forrest standout Samantha King to continue softball career at Motlow State|
Forrest High School standout Samantha King recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|11/9: Motlow State softball program opens Legacy Walk fundraiser to help support facility improvements|
The Motlow State Community College softball program has begun raising funds to build a 'Legacy Walk' at the Moore County campus facility in support of a three-stage planned upgrade that will significantly change the appearance of Lady Bucks Field.
|11/8: Veterans Day ceremony, tailgate party lead into basketball home opener Friday at Motlow|
A Veterans Day recognition celebration and a tailgate party with free food and fun will lead into the basketball home opener for the Motlow State Bucks and Lady Bucks this Friday in front of Nisbett Center on Motlow's Moore County campus.
|11/7: Smyrna's Ariel McAtee Signs Letter of Intent to play Softball at Motlow State|
Smyrna High School softball standout Ariel McAtee recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State.
|11/7: Lady Bucks upset No. 12 Northwest Florida, host Columbia State in home opener Friday|
Trailing after three quarters, the Motlow State Lady Bucks outscored the nation's 12th-ranked team 21-11 in the final stanza and upset Northwest Florida State College 59-52 Friday night on the opponent's home court in Niceville, Fla.
|11/7: Motlow Bucks open season undefeated, host TCCAA rival Columbia State in home opener Friday|
The Motlow Bucks remained undefeated heading into conference play when they swept a pair of contests over the weekend at the Quality Inn Classic at Northwest Florida State College in Niceville, Fla.
|11/4: Smyrna's Calli Simmons becomes second soccer signee for Motlow State Lady Bucks|
Current Smyrna High School senior Calli Simmons became the second member of next season's Motlow State women's soccer program when she signed a National Letter of Intent recently to play for the Lady Bucks.
|11/2: Motlow Bucks open 2016-17 season with win over Cumberland University JV|
The Motlow Bucks opened the 2016-17 basketball season with an 85-44 win over the Cumberland University JV team on Tuesday, Nov. 1 in Lebanon. The Bucks led 47-21 at the half and were never threatened.
|11/2: Motlow State Lady Bucks open basketball season with win over Cumberland University JV|
The Motlow State Lady Bucks opened the basketball season with an 86-37 triumph over the Cumberland University JV squad on Tuesday, Nov. 1 in Lebanon.
|11/1: Tullahoma's Anastasia Wellington is first Motlow State soccer signee|
Former Tullahoma High School soccer star Anastasia Wellington made history when she became the first student-athlete to sign a National Letter of Intent with the new Motlow State women's soccer program.
|10/26: Lady Bucks open Bart Walker era with goal to compete for TCCAA championship|
After a series of challenging scrimmages during the preseason, Walker will lead the Lady Bucks on the court for their first official game on Tuesday, Nov. 1.
|10/25: Motlow State Bucks after third straight 20-win season with revamped roster|
After guiding the Motlow State Bucks to a sparkling 25-7 record in his first season as head coach, J.T. Burton hopes to have an equally successful campaign in 2016-17.
|10/17: Motlow State women's soccer program to hold tryout Nov. 12 at Johnson Lane|
The new Motlow State Community College women's soccer program will hold its first tryout on Saturday, Nov. 12, at the Johnson Lane Recreational Fields in Tullahoma.
|10/4: Motlow State student-athletes give back to community through 5 Loaves 4 Kids program|
Members of the Motlow State women's basketball team spent time assisting volunteers at Church of Christ at Cedar Lane as they handed out food as part of the 5 Loaves 4 Kids program.
|10/3: Motlow Bucks open basketball season on the road, host Columbia State in TCCAA opener Nov. 11|
The Motlow Bucks will begin their 48th year of men's basketball competition, and their second season under Head Coach J.T. Burton.
|9/27: Walker's first Motlow Lady Bucks recruiting class built around four returning sophomores|
After being hired as head coach of the Motlow State women's basketball program in April, Bart Walker immediately began to assemble his first recruiting class.
|9/19: Motlow men's basketball program gives back to community through 'Reading with the Bucks'|
Members of the Motlow State Community College men's basketball team recently traveled to Cowan Elementary School and shared books and basketball.
|9/1: Andy Lyon named Motlow State women's soccer coach|
With its first match now less than one year away, Motlow State Community College has announced that Andy Lyon of Tullahoma will be the school's first head coach of the new women's soccer program.
|8/30: Motlow State investment in athletics key to future success|
Motlow State Community College continued its push to provide the finest community college athletic facilities in the state by significantly upgrading its weight training and exercise complex during the summer.
|8/4: Motlow State welcomes White County's Sarah Wilson to softball program|
Sarah Wilson, who played her prep softball at White County High School in Sparta, recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her student-athlete career at Motlow State Community College.
|8/3: Talented post Nick Marshall joins Motlow State men's basketball program|
Nick Marshall, ranked as the No. 55 high school player in the nation two years ago, will transfer from the University of Memphis and join the Motlow State Community College men's basketball program.
|7/29: Motlow State to debut Women's Soccer Program in 2017|
Motlow State Community College will add a new sport to its athletic department for the first time in over 20 years with the debut of a women's soccer program in the fall of 2017.
|7/27: Motlow State's Burton stretches Recruiting Net heading into Second Season|
Heading into his second season as the head coach of the Motlow State Community College men's basketball program, J.T. Burton is putting together his first full recruiting class.
|7/13: Clarksville's Sepe Moore joins Motlow State Women's Basketball Program|
Former Clarksville Northeast High School basketball standout Sepe Moore recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|7/12: Transfer Renee Bolduc signs Softball Letter of Intent to join Motlow Lady Bucks|
Renee Bolduc, a sophomore transfer from Madison, Ala., recently signed a national letter of intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|7/1: Lincoln County's Kirby Smith to play baseball at Motlow State|
Kirby Smith, who played his prep baseball at Lincoln County High School in Fayetteville, will continue his career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|7/1: Future Lady Bucks learn Skills Development at Motlow State Softball Camp|
Over 30 young ladies from throughout middle Tennessee joined Motlow State head softball coach Janice Morey, assistant Randy Morey, and a number of members of the Lady Bucksâ€™ team recently for the Softball Skills Development Camp.
|6/28: Motlow State women's basketball welcomes Perry County's Miranda Boutwell to the Lady Bucks|
Miranda Boutwell, who played her prep basketball at Perry County High School in Linden, Tenn., recently signed a national letter of intent to continue her career as a student-athlete at Motlow.
|6/23: Motlow State baseball's Helton, Gilmer earn national academic recognition|
Motlow State Community College student athletes posted another strong performance in the classroom during the 2015-16 year, led by a pair of baseball players who were recently honored by the NJCAA.
|5/26: Motlow State welcomes Jewel Ledbetter from Maryland to women's basketball program|
Jewel Ledbetter, a 5-11 wing player from Westlake High School in Waldorf, Maryland, recently signed a National Letter of Intent to continue her basketball career as a student-athlete at Motlow State Community College.
|5/20: Kentucky's Lisa Jo Wygal first signee for new Motlow State Lady Bucks basketball coach Walker|
The Motlow State Community College women's basketball program has begun its rebuilding process under new head coach Bart Walker with the signing of Kentucky prep product Lisa Jo Wygal from Bardstown, Ky., according to Walker.
|5/19: Motlow State Softball Camp scheduled for June 27-29|
Motlow State Community College will hold its 2016 Softball Camp for children 12 years old and younger June 27-29, according to Janice Morey, Lady Bucks' head coach.
|5/5: Motlow State summer basketball camps begin June 13|
Motlow State Community College has scheduled four separate summer basketball camps, all open to both boys and girls ages 6-15, according to Bucks' head coach JT Burton.