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Lions picked to finish fourth

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The Arkansas-Pine Bluff men’s basketball team is predicted to finish fourth and Marcel Mosey was named to the second team preseason All-American team, the Southwestern Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday during its annual media teleconference. UAPB finished with a 13-18 record last season that included an first-round exit in the SWAC tournament thanks to Alabama A&M.

Uncertainty cited in Lions’ offense

First-year Arkansas-Pine Bluff offensive coordinator Anthony Jones isn’t trying to point the finger at anyone for his unit’s inconsistency through three games. But he put a finger on a major cause of the Golden Lions’ struggles to produce in big ballgames.

Alumni Report for 09-23-14

Each week, The Commercial will run the list of active-status athletes from the area with their recent statistics in professional or collegiate action. If there is an active player whom you believe should be included in this report, please email us at pbsports@pbcommercial.com .

Jenkins has strained groin, could return next week

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Arkansas-Pine Bluff linebacker Antonio Jenkins laid on his back on the Alabama State field for about 7 minutes in the fourth quarter with trainers from both teams assisting him and his head coach Monte Coleman looking over him. He was helped up and onto the cart, overcome with emotion as he was carried away.