Motlow Bucks head coach Jerry Nichols recently announced that three of his sophomore basketball players signed during the early signing period to continue their careers as student athletes at four-year institutions.
J.C. Bonny and Kerrell Davis will play for the Troy University Trojans in Troy, Ala. next year, while Sean Gardner will be a member of the Arkansas State University Red Wolves, located in Jonesboro, Ark.
Troy is currently 2-2 on the season, with wins over Mississippi State and UT-Chattanooga. The Trojans will play in Murfreesboro at MTSU on Feb. 9. Arkansas State is 2-1 so far, including a triple-overtime win over UT-Martin. The Red Wolves will visit Murphy Center and MTSU on Feb. 7.
Here is an update on the Motlow Bucks men’s basketball team; they are now ranked 19th in the nation in the latest NJCAA poll.