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Valdosta State Rebels (Basketball Team)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Book 2: They Played Through the Echo Of the Whistle, 2021

 Book — Box 1, Book: 2
Collection number: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The men’s Basketball Team, first the Rebels and then the Blazers after 1972, was formed and played its first season in 1959 with coach Gary Colson (see Baseball 16/2/2).  In 1968, coach Jimmy Melvin took over and in 1971 James Dominey, current Blazer’s coach, got the job. The Men’s Basketball Collection contains, schedules, promotional materials, annual programs, clippings and correspondence.  The summer basketball camp is also documented.

Dates: Publication: 2021

Rebels Megaphone

 Collection — Item 1
Collection number: UA-22-17
Scope and Contents The Megaphone of the Rebels, Valdosta State College's mascot name, which was created in 1955 and replaced in 1972 by the Blazers.Harmful Content Policy: Valdosta State University Archives and Special Collection’s collection houses materials collected to elucidate the past. We recognize that users may encounter some items within these collections that contain offensive language, viewpoints, imagery or other forms of objectionable content. Such materials document the...
Dates: 1955