MCKENZIE, Tenn. – The Bethel Wildcats fell to the Faulkner Eagles in Montgomery Thursday night losing 90-85. The Wildcats fell to 13-7 overall and 4-6 in the SSAC. Faulkner, ranked No. 22 in the nation improved to 13-5 and 8 -1. It was their ninth straight win. The Eagles remained undefeated at home at 10- 0.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. –The No. 17 Bethel Lady Wildcats overcame a cold shooting start at Faulkner Thursday night and beat the Lady Eagles 65-58. It was the first meeting ever between the two programs in Montgomery. The Lady Cats won their third straight and moved to 13-7 overall and 9 -1 in the SSAC. The Lady Eagles fell to 13-6 and 5-4. It was Faulkner's first home loss of the season. They entered the game at 10-0 in Montgomery. It was the 4th meeting between the two programs. Bethel has won all four games.
MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Southern States Athletic Conference will hold a Mascot Challenge beginning Jan. 23 to determine a league champion and the two mascots that will advance to the NAIA-SIDA Mascot Challenge, which will begin March 2.
All voting will occur on the league's Facebook and Twitter pages. (@SSACsports)