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... By Wayne Staats By Wayne Staats By Wayne Staats By Scott Rouch Thursday, April 9, 2015 Longtime coach Otis Smart and his program, with senior Aliyah Collier starring, won the Class AAA state title with a 70-55 victory against...

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Laney star Aliyah Collier finished career with title

...knew it was my last time playing, my last time ever touching a high school floor. It was wonderful."Laney coach Otis Smart has had plenty of prolific stars throughout his time as leader of the program. Collier will go down as one of the best...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-10/laney-star-aliyah-col
Laney coach Otis Smart finally claimed elusive title

Otis Smart has won so many games, and he doesn't like taking sole credit, that the exact number escapes him ? it's well into the 700s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-10/laney-coach-otis-smar
All-Area Georgia Girls Basketball Team

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Aliyah Collier, LaneyCOACH OF THE YEAR: Otis Smart, LaneyFIRST TEAMPos. Player School ClassG Jasmine Robinson Richmond Academy Soph.Athletic guard put up 19.3 points per gameG...

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Laney basketball sweeps Region 3-AAA honors

...year honors out of Region 3-AAA. Ja'Shawn Brooks and Aliyah Collier took player of the year while Buck Harris and Otis Smart both won coach of the year.The Laney teams didn't lose a region game all season in winning both the regular season...

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Collier looking to finish career with state title

...also played in the 2013 title game. "I've known her for a long time. She's a good person."Lady Wildcats coach Otis Smart said one time he snooped and got to hear Collier speak to the team. He said Collier told her teammates to play their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-05/collier-looking-finis
Overtime

...year honors out of Region 3-AAA. Ja'Shawn Brooks and Aliyah Collier took player of the year while Buck Harris and Otis Smart both won coach of the year.The Laney teams didn't lose a region game all season in winning both the regular season...

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Laney girls basketball wins first GHSA state title

MACON, Ga. - Otis Smart waited decades for this. He wanted that darn gold hat.So when the Laney girls basketball team finally won its first GHSA state...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-07/laney-girls-basketbal
One more win: Laney one away from state title

...pressing for steals and frustrating opponents."I have a lot of confidence they'll get it done," Laney coach Otis Smart said. "They've been working hard."When Laney beat Dawson County in the state quarterfinals on Feb. 24, it meant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-03-06/one-more-win-laney-on
Laney girls to play for state championship

...starters leave due to fouling out.The Lady Wildcats took advantage and hit 22 foul shots to easily stay ahead comfortably and reach their second state championship game in three years."We got one more to go," Laney coach Otis Smart said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-02-28/laney-girls-play-stat