Weekly Schedule and Scores
12/3 W. Basketball LBW @ 5PM AWAY W 76-36
12/3 M. Basketball LBW @ 7PM AWAY W 109-64
12/6 M. Basketball Polk St. @ 5PM AWAY L 67-73
12/7 M. Basketball South Georgia Tech @ 3PM AWAY W 82-77
2019 Women's Basketball JUCO Shootout
Billy Harrison Field House
Full Tournament Schedule
12/6   Palm Beach @ 5PM (Live) W 84-38
12/7   Daytona State @ 5PM (Live) W 87-56




2019 Sun Lakes Conference Gulf District Champions

GC sweeps doubleheader vs. LB Wallace

ANDALUSIA, Ala. — The Gulf Coast men’s and women’s basketball teams swept a road doubleheader against Lurleen B. Wallace on Tuesday night to stay unbeaten.

GC teams travel for doubleheader vs. LB Wallace

The Gulf Coast men’s and women’s basketball teams will return to action Tuesday night, and for the second straight week will do so as the top teams in the state.

Gulf Coast women win again

ROME, Ga. — The Gulf Coast women’s basketball team cruised to its second win in as many days Saturday afternoon, routing Georgia Highlands 85-63.

Lady Commodores return to action in Rome

The Gulf Coast women’s basketball team will return to action in Rome, Ga., this weekend after a two week-plus break.

Gulf Coast men enter NJCAA rankings at No. 10

The latest NJCAA top 25 rankings were released Monday afternoon, with the Gulf Coast women remaining No. 1 in the nation where the Lady Commodores (5-0) have been all season.

Gulf Coast takes 10th at national tournament

Gulf Coast wrapped up its stay at the NJCAA Division II Volleyball Championship tournament in Charleston, W.V., on Saturday morning with a five-set loss to Kirkwood.

Commodores coast by East Mississippi, improve to 6-0

Gulf Coast men’s basketball coach Phil Gaffney knew his team would have a letdown following Thursday night’s big win over No. 3 Indian Hills in Niceville.

Gulf Coast rebounds with 2 straight wins at national tourney

Gulf Coast bounced back from an opening round loss to McHenry County on Thursday with two wins Friday to stay alive at the NJCAA Division II National Championship in Charleston, W.V.

Gulf Coast edges No. 3 Indian Hills, moves to 5-0

The Gulf Coast men’s basketball team was still unranked in this week’s NJCAA top 25 poll following a home win over No. 15 Daytona State.

Gulf Coast falls in 5 at national tourney

Gulf Coast had its hopes of a first national championship dashed on the first day of its first trip to the national tournament Thursday morning in Charleston, W.V.

GC knocks off No. 15 Daytona State, moves to 4-0

PANAMA CITY — Going into the week, Gulf Coast coach Phil Gaffney presented his players with both a challenge and an opportunity.

Holden, Godwin lift Commodores by Chargers

PANAMA CITY — If there was any ambiguity regarding Gulf Coast coach Phil Gaffney’s feelings about facing his former team on Thursday night, the first-year Commodores coach quickly cleared it up.

Gulf Coast coach Gaffney set to face former team

When first-year Gulf Coast head coach Phil Gaffney walks out onto the court for Thursday’s home game against Georgia Highlands, he’ll see plenty of familiar faces on the other bench.

Lady Commodores cruise to 5-0

PANAMA CITY — Going into the season, Gulf Coast coach Roonie Scovel was skeptical that her team could navigate its early schedule unscathed without the services of 6-foot-2 Georgia Tech transfer D’Asia Gregg, who won’t become eligible until the spring semester.

GC women, men look to stay unbeaten

Gulf Coast will be back in action Tuesday night to put its four-game win streak on the line as Lurleen B. Wallace (0-3) comes to the Billy Harrison Field House for a non-conference matchup at 5 p.m.

GC women take another comeback win

PANAMA CITY — For the second time in a week, Gulf Coast rallied back from a double digit deficit to edge past Florida Southwestern State.

Lady Commodores open two-day tourney vs. Vincennes

No. 1 Gulf Coast will make its home debut Friday at the Billy Harrison Field House with the first of a two-day, four-team tournament featuring three of the nation’s top 25 teams.

Gulf Coast earns 1st bid to nationals

By Dustin Kent

Gulf Coast knocked off St. Johns River State on Sunday afternoon in the championship game of the Sun-Lakes Conference/District P Tournament in Avon Park.

Lady Commodores start season still on top

By Dustin Kent
When Gulf Coast starts the new season Friday, the Lady Commodores will begin in the same place they left off last season: as the top team in the country.

For Immediate Release/GC Athletics: Lady Commodores Volleyball team finish Conference season play as Sun Lakes Conference Co-Champions
Monday, October 28, 2019

The Lady Commodores finished their Conference season (8-2) as Sun Lakes Conference Co-Champions tied with St. Johns River.  This past weekend the ladies hosted Pasco-Hernando State College and South Florida State College in the Billy Harrison Field House.  They won against both teams, Pasco-Hernando State College (25-18, 26-28, 27-25, 25-23) and South Florida State College (25-16, 22-25, 19-25, 25-16, 15-5).  The Lady Commodores final game of the regular season will be played Tuesday, October 29, 2019 in the Billy Harrison Field House vs. Andrew College at 6pm.

The 2019 Sun Lakes Conference Gulf District Championship will be held in Avon Park, FL on the South Florida State College campus Nov. 2nd-3rd.  The Lady Commodores are seeded as #1 for the tournament which was decided through the Set Percentage tie breaker.  During the two matches played vs. St. Johns River, the Lady Commodores won four sets out of the sevens sets played.  The first match for the Lady Commodores will be 4:30PM EST on Nov. 2, 2019 vs. the winner of the South Florida State College/Pasco-Hernando State College match which will be played at 11:30AM EST on Nov. 2, 2019.

Gulf Coast pulls even in loss column at top of Sun-Lakes

By The News Herald

The Gulf Coast volleyball team has moved back into a tie for first place in the loss column in the Sun-Lakes Conference standings following a road win on Saturday.

Gulf Coast using off week to grow, improve

By Dustin Kent

With over two-thirds of the season gone by, Gulf Coast finds itself in the unique position of having a full week in between matches.

Emma Richards earns NJCAA Region 8/FCSAA Division II Player of the Week honors

Lady Commodores sit atop Sun-Lakes after road wins

By Dustin Kent

At this time last year, Gulf Coast was 4-7 overall under new coach Scott Allen and 0-2 after their first weekend of play in the Sun-Lakes Conference.

Gulf Coast goes 2-2 in Ocala
By The News Herald
Posted Aug 24, 2019 at 4:04 PM

OCALA — The Gulf Coast volleyball team opened its season with four matches in the Central Florida Invitational and finished 2-2 with wins over Florida Gateway and Pasco-Hernando and losses to Miami-Dade and College of Central Florida.

GC women reload with 8-player class

By Dustin Kent

The Gulf Coast women’s basketball team saw five of its top six scorers depart from last season’s national championship squad, including top two scorers Brittany Davis (16.4 points per game) and Alexus Dye (15.3).

Allen sees ‘special things’ for Lady Commodores
Sports Editor

Posted Aug 22, 2019 at 5:54 PM

It would be something of an understatement to say Scott Allen’s first season as head coach at Gulf Coast didn’t go exactly according to plan.

Former Hokie head coach Scot Thomas named new Commodores coach
By Tyler Waldrep 
News Herald Reporter
July 17, 2019

PANAMA CITY —On Wednesday, Gulf Coast introduced new softball coach, Scot Thomas, and he almost made it through his introduction without being interrupted by his phone.

Gaffney introduced as GC head coach

Dustin Kent

PANAMA CITY — For the better part of the last two decades, when anyone mentioned the words “Gulf Coast basketball,” the first thought for most with any knowledge of junior college basketball has been the Gulf Coast women, and with good reason.

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