GC Athletics News
In Gulf Coast's first meeting with Tallahassee on Jan. 15, the Commodores gave up an eight-point halftime lead en route to a 67-65 road loss.
PANAMA CITY — Leading by six points with just over a minute to play in regulation of Saturday's Panhandle Conference game against No. 9 Pensacola State, Gulf Coast coach Rory Kuhn couldn't help but experience a bit of déjà vu.
The last time the Gulf Coast women played Pensacola State, the Commodores had a six-point lead with just over a minute remaining in regulation and a golden opportunity to even their Panhandle Conference record at 1-1.
At the start of the week, both the Gulf Coast men's and women's teams were prepping for a huge Panhandle Conference showdown at the Billy Harrison Field House against Chipola.
GC vs. Chipola game rescheduled to January 17th at 5:30pm and 7:30pm
The Gulf Coast men's basketball team picked up a much-needed 81-68 road victory over Pensacola State on Thursday night, while the No. 19 Commodore women suffered a heartbreaking 72-71 overtime loss to the No. 16 Pirates.
PANAMA CITY — Leading 60-59 with just under five minutes left, No. 19 Gulf Coast had a golden opportunity to get a signature victory in its Panhandle Conference opener against No. 1 Northwest Florida State.
Through his first 15 games as Gulf Coast coach, Rory Kuhn has faced nearly as many nationally-ranked opponents (seven) as not, as the No. 19 Commodores have navigated their way through a difficult pre-conference schedule with a respectable 11-4 record....
A 10-2 record through the first two months of a season has typically been nothing to get particularly excited about for a Gulf Coast women's basketball team over the past two decades.