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NEWS 2/6/2013

 

Jimmy Jean signed with the University of Alabama at Birmingham.  He will be playing for former Arkansas Razorback Offensive Coordinator Garrick McGee.   Jimmy Jean is a 6’3 195lb Cornerback from Pompano Beach, FL.  He graduated from Blanche Ely High School.  Jimmy has over a 3.8 cumulative GPA and will be receiving his AA Degree in May.  This past season Jimmy recorded 54 tackles (41 solo, 13 assist), 4 interceptions, 1 sack, 1 forced fumble,  3 fumble recoveries, and 3 pass break-ups.  Jimmy also played Wide Receiver some and had 3 TD receptions and 1 2-point conversion.  Coach Richard Wilson and the Buffalo football staff are extremely proud of Jimmy’s accomplishments on and off the field and look forward to seeing the bright future he has ahead.  Below are links to his highlight videos.   Jimmy is our second D1 signee of this year.  Dalton Patterson graduated in December and received a scholarship to play for former Arkansas Razorback Head Coach Bobby Petrino at Western Kentucky. 

Freshman season 2011 fall highlights

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9SJxFtID2I&feature=plcp

Sophomore season 2012 fall highlights

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lJAx4xQpRo4

Jimmy Jean and Coach Garrick McGee of the University of Alabama Birmingham were interviewed by Justin Acri on 103.7 the buzz yesterday.  Coach McGee spoke very highly of the Buffalo Football program, head coach Richard Wilson, and Jimmy Jean.  Below is a link to that interview. 

http://www.1037thebuzz.com/media-gallery/detail.asp?GalleryID=4188

 

NEWS 12/20/2012 

 

 

On Wednesday December 19th, 2012 Arkansas Baptist College Sophomore Dalton Patterson signed with Western Kentucky University.  Dalton Patterson is a 6’3 Cornerback from New Orleans, LA.  He graduated high school from O. Perry Walker.  In 2012 Dalton recorded 25 total tackles, 17 solo and 8 assist.  Dalton also had 1 forced fumble and 1 fumble recovery and 2 pass break ups.  Dalton Patterson has graduated in December with his Associate of Arts Degree in General Studies with a 3.2 gpa. 

Below is a link to an article on Western Kentucky University’s Athletic Website:

http://www.wkusports.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=5400&ATCLID=205838342

 

 

 

NEWS 8/23/2012

ABC Athletics is proud to announce that all home football games will be streamed live online!  This Saturday, August 25, 2012 the Buffaloes will take on Navarro College at 1:00pm at Quigley-Cox Stadium.  The games will also be archived for viewing at any time.  Information regarding the stream is below!  Go Buffaloes!  You can also tune in to 92.7 FM

www.csnsports.com Click On: CSN-TV Channel-2 Little Rock then Navarro Colleg-ABC

A more direct link: http://www.citylinktv.com/csn-tv-little-rock-ar

 

NEWS 7/16/2012

 

Check out the preview feature on Arkansas Baptist’s upcoming football season in ArkansasSports360.com’s 2012 Football Preview here: http://www.pageturnpro.com/Arkansas-Business-Group/41433-Arkansas-Sports360-Football-Preview-2012/index.html#74.

 

NEWS 6/11/2012

 

TOREY DESHAZIER SIGNS WITH KANSAS CITY ROYALS

For the second  year in a row a buffalo baseball players has signed with a professional baseball team.  Saturday night Torey Deshazier a pitcher out of Pine Bluff Arkansas inked a free agent dealwith the Kansas City Royals.  Torey had a 6 and 5 record with the with a ERA of 3.40.  Last year Kentrell Hill (Asahdown) signed with the Giants. Kentrell is presently hitting over 300 in the rookie league and will be moving up to Class A  ball.

 

NEWS 5/15/2012

 

Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Brandon D. Young-Football

Associate of Arts in Business Administration

Isaiah Justin Calles-Track

 Casey Derieux Faddis-Football

Cletus Alada Moffi-Basketball

Bachelor of Arts in Human Services

David Green-Basketball

Destiny Sharde’ Harper-Basketball & Softball

Nicholas O’Brian Smith-Basketball

Tequilla Rhovan Turner-Basketbal

Associate of Arts in General Studies

Jordan Morehead Arthur-Football

Gary J. Artiste-Football

James Michael Blaise-Football

Lavar Ivan Brihm-Football

Bi’Anca Veronda Brooks-Basketball

Keathric Cartrell Brown-Football

Timothy Dyllon Brownmiller-Baseball

Dexter Clay Bryant-Football

Rashad Arius Bryant-Football

Blake Childress-Baseball

Cordell DeShun Collins-Football

Barry Wayne Davis, Jr.-Football

Micaiah Deshawn Davis-Football

Keith Curry Dotson-Track

Eddy Dariel Devora-Baseball

Terrell Donte Eskridge-Basketball

Christopher J. Flowers-Football

Adam M. Garner-Baseball

Mario Jamal Hector-Football

Darion Charles Hurst-Football

Zephyr Freeman Jean-Football

Gailbriel Carlece Jenkins-Basketball

Dewan A. Johnson-Basketball

Deforest Johnson-Football

Domonique Dion Jones-Track

Jeremy Blake Lockett-Baseball

Michael Drew McCurry-Baseball

Latrece Breyon Nelson-Basketball

Corbin Tyler Noll-Baseball

Andrew Jordan Phillips-Baseball

Angi S. Ramey-Basketball

Akinyemi Olumide Solanke- Basketball

Casse Renee’ Vaughn-Basketball

Jerrica Renee Walls-Basketball

Caitlyn Denise Williams-Basketball

 

NEWS 5/7/2012

  

Congratulations to the following Buffalo Baseball players for making All-Region this season.  This is a big honor for these young men and Arkansas Baptist College Baseball. 

First Team All-Region: Catcher-Patrick Castleberry, 3B-Tanner Rockwell

Honorable Mention All-Region: OF Roderick Lewis, Pitcher-Torey Deshazier, Pitcher-Nathan Pirl

Golden Glove Award: 38 Tanner Rockwell

 

NEWS 1/10/2012

 

     ABC Athletics wants to say Congratulations to a special group of student-athletes.  This past December, Arkansas Baptist College had 22 students graduate with either a 2-year or a 4-year degree.  Of those 22, 12 were student-athletes.  The following student-athletes received their Associate Degrees.

Associate of Arts in Business Administration

Casey Faddis-Football & Track

Associate of Arts in General Studies

Christopher Flowers-Football

Christopher Jewitt-Football

Eddy Devora-Baseball

James Blaise-Football

Jordan Arthur-Football

Joseph Metka-Football

Keith Dotson-Football & Track

Lavar Brihm-Football

Maurice Hall-Football

Michael Belin-Football

Rashad Bryant-Football

 

NEWS 6/28/2011

 

Three Arkansas Baptist College Buffaloes Baseball Team Members Receive NJCAA ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICAN HONORS! Each athlete must have maintained a 3.6 during 4 full time semesters as members of the baseball team.  There were 6 Baseball Academic All Americans in our Region (ABC had 3)…Awesome!  Josue Deleon and Eddy Devora received the Exemplary Academic Achievement Award with a 3.72 GPA.  Beau Fulcher received the Superior Academic Achievement Award with a 3.8 GPA.  Another group of young men from ABC that are on their way to great success.  Beau Fulcher signed a full scholarship to Arkansas Tech University where he will be playing baseball and Josue Deleon and Eddy Devora are looking to attend Jackson State University and continue their baseball careers. 

 

HEARTSAVER AED TRAINING

 

 

This past year the ABC Athletic Staff went through training on our newly purchase AED’s.  ABC Athletics would like to extend a special thanks to Steve and Sandy Landers for their generous donation of these vital life saving devices.  Performing the training session was Mike Willingham.

 

ATHLETICS

Arkansas Baptist College competes as a Region 2 member of the National Junior College Athletics Association. The Buffaloes compete in eight sports: football, men’s and women’s basketball,  men’s and women track, women softball, men’s baseball, and wrestling. ABC is the only college in the state of Arkansas that offers a two year football program and a two year wrestling program.

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