Paine AD Tim Duncan leaves for Clayton State

...school officials inducted the 1994 men's basketball team into the Paine Athletic Hall of Fame. The coach of that team, Ron Spry, returned to campus for the first time since January 2011 when he resigned after an indefinite suspension by the school...

Selina Kohn is Paine College's first female athletic director

...served two stints as the school's interim athletic director. From January to April in 2011, she bridged the gap between Ron Spry and Duncan. She again served in an interim role after the departure of Duncan before getting the job full-time...

Paine Lions show focus, deep bench in lopsided victory over Barber Scotia

...was a member of that team. He said the moment left him speechless."It was a special year with those guys. (Coach Ron Spry) got us from all over the state of Georgia and wanted to turn boys into men," Adams said. "It's just an honor that...

Clint Bryant wraps up his 25th and final camp

...capped his camp at 160 players. This year, Bryant said he had about 60 girls and boys."I guess (former Paine coach) Ron Spry and I were the only ones doing camps back in the day," Bryant said. "Now, there's a lot more camps. There's...

Spry's approach stands test of time

Paine coach Ron Spry is closing in on a major milestone thanks to a no-nonsense coaching style he's enforced for almost three decades.Not afraid...


...buzzer to propel Paine College to a 71-69 victory over Benedict College in the Lions' first game since longtime coach Ron Spry resigned.A day after Spry resigned, Green finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds for the Lions (8-9, 8-8 Southern...

Lions hope to prove their doubters wrong

...last season."I expect Geno to provide the leadership, as well as bringing the team together," said Paine coach Ron Spry.Paine lost key players in guards Julian English, Marcus McDaniel and Najee Tolbert.Spry said it will be difficult...

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Lady Lions look to turn corner

...looking to compete on every level."Adams, a longtime men's assistant coach with the Lions who also played for coach Ron Spry's team, took over for Terence Palmer in April. As an assistant, Palmer helped lead the Paine women to consecutive...

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Lions seek one final win in venerable gym

...men's basketball game in the longtime facility."There's so many memories of games we've played here," Lions coach Ron Spry said. "It'd be impossible to list all of them."Paine (1-2) is looking to make one more memory in its cozy gym...

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Spry waits on decision from Paine

Longtime Paine athletic director and head men's basketball coach Ron Spry is on an indefinite administrative leave from the school. Spry confirmed the news Tuesday afternoon, but he did not go into details...

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