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ABA National Champions Jacksonville Giants Defeated In Dallas By Dallas Vandals

ABA National Champions Jacksonville Giants Defeated In Dallas By Dallas Vandals

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Giants have been on the road for the past seven days and have played some of the leagues best competition. “It has felt like a playoff run,” said Head Coach Kevin Waters after the victory Friday night against the Texas Fuel in San Antonio. After coming off a big championship rematch at home this past Saturday, the team hit the road for its longest road trip in franchise history. The past three games included victories against rival Gulf Coast Flash, the Louisiana Gators (9 point victory) and the Texas Fuel, in San Antonio.

Jacksonville Giants Win Game Three On Eleven Day Road Trip - Vs. Texas Fuel

Jacksonville Giants Win Game Three On Eleven Day Road Trip - Vs. Texas Fuel

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The ABA National Champions Jacksonville Giants were in San Antonio, Texas,  Friday night taking on the 2012 Southwest Division Champion Texas Fuel.

For the second game in a row, the Giants got off to a blistering start on offense and defense. The Giants forced a half dozen backcourt turnovers early in the game, and were shooting greater than 50% from the field.

The Giants went ended the first half of the game up by 22 points (64-42). Jermaine “Slim” Bell scored 9 of his team high 24 points off three 3D baskets early in the half. The Giants defense led the way as they cruised to a big victory against one of the league’s best teams, 137-90.

Jacksonville Giants Win Game Two On Eleven Day Road Trip - Beat Louisiana Gators

Jacksonville Giants Win Game Two On Eleven Day Road Trip - Beat Louisiana Gators

JACKAONVILLE, Fla. -- After beating the Gulf Coast Flash in game one of a six game (six different teams) road trip that will cover five states in eleven days, the Giants continued their trip with a game against the Louisiana Gators.  The Giants came into the matchup undefeated (6-0) and coming off two key victories against top ten opponents.

Jacksonville Giants Win Game One on Eleven Day Road Trip - Beat Gulf Coast Flash

Jacksonville Giants Win Game One on Eleven Day Road Trip - Beat Gulf Coast Flash

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Following the Giants big win over the #3 ranked South Carolina Warriors Saturday, December 8, 2012, in Jacksonville, fourteen Giants' players departed on an eleven day road trip throughout the Southeast.

ABA National Champions Jacksonville Giants - 5 States - 6 Games - in 11 Days

ABA National Champions Jacksonville Giants - 5 States - 6 Games - in 11 Days

 

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Coming off the team’s biggest regular season victory this past Saturday night against the South Carolina Warriors in an ABA Championship rematch, the #1 ranked Jacksonville Giants (5-0) are back at it as they begin an eleven day road trip. The Giants will face several of the ABA's top teams during the trip, including rival Gulf Coast Flash tonight in Gulfport, MS.

Friday morning GMJ Webcam at Georgia/Florida

Friday morning we had a webcam going from our RV as we were broadcasting.

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