Men's Basketball

2022/23 Men's Basketball

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Coach Dedrick Tarver

Men's Basketball Coach Deddric Tarver

Deddric Tarver 
Head Coach


Coach Deddric Tarver has served as the head coach of the men’s basketball team at Gadsden State since 2015. His roles prior to coming to Gadsden State include the associate head men’s basketball coach at Lawson State Community College and assistant head basketball coach at Wenonah High School, where he led the team to a Final Four appearance and a state championship in 2010.

Coach Tarver has led the Gadsden State Cardinals to five winning seasons and has help a number of young athletes to receive scholarships to Division I and Division II schools. In addition, the 2022-23 season will mark Coach Tarver’s 100th career win as a head coach. He also enjoys the annual youth summer camp Gadsden State hosts every June.

Coach Tarver received an undergraduate and master’s degrees from Concordia College and the University of Delaware. He majored in business administration and athletic administration. He also received degrees from Lawson State Community College and a degree in education from Miles College, where he was inducted into the Sports Hall of Fame in 2012.

He is the grandfather of Kaleb and Khrystian, who enjoy cheering on the Cardinals.





Date Day Time Opponents Location Score
10/17/2022 Mon. 5:30 P.M. Carrollton Deep South Prep Home (at Gadsden State Cherokee) N/A
10/27/2022 Thur. 5:30 P.M. Red and White Game Home N/A
11/1/2022 Tues. 7:30 P.M. Vol State Home  85-73 W
11/4/2022 Fri. 6:00 P.M. Stillman College Home 81-69 W
11/7/2022 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Vol State Away 80-76 W
11/14/2022 Mon. 7:00 P.M. Talladega College Home 119-52 W
11/17/2022 Thurs. 7:30 P.M. Chatt Valley Away 63-59 L
11/21/2022 Mon. 7:00 P.M. MMI Away 97-80 W
11/25/2022 Fri. 2 p.m. Wallace State-Hanceville Classic Away 77-66 W
11/26/2022 Sat. 2 p.m. Wallace State-Hanceville Classic Away 104-68 W
11/29/2022 Tues. 7:30 P.M. Wallace-Selma Home 66-64 W
12/2/2022 Fri. 7:30 P.M. Coastal North Home 74-64 L
12/11/2022 Sun. 7:30 P.M. Huntingdon College JV Away 98-50 W
1/9/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Southern Union Home 98-87 L
1/12/2013 Thurs. 7:30 P.M. Shelton State Away 88-73 W
1/16/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Coastal South Away 93-78 L
1/18/2023 Wed. 7:30 P.M. Calhoun Away 74-70 L
1/20/2023 Fri. 7:30 P.M. LB Wallace Home 85-70 W
1/23/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Lawson State Home 91-77 W
1/26/2023 Thurs. 7:30 P.M. Snead State Away 85-73 W
1/30/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Wallace State Home 93-90 L
2/1/2023 Wed. 7:00 P.M. Bevill State Home 89-71 W
2/3/2023 Fri. 7:30 P.M. Bishop State Away 86-73, L
2/6/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Southern Union Away 69-68 L
2/9/2023 Thurs. 7:30 P.M. Shelton State Home 93-76 W
2/13/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Calhoun Home (Homecoming) 83-78 W
2/15/2023 Wed. 7:30 P.M. Lawson State Away  
2/17/2023 Fri. 7:30 P.M. Enterprise State Home (Bobby Cooper Night)  
2/20/2023 Mon. 7:30 P.M. Snead State Home  
2/23/2023 Thurs. 7:30 P.M. Wallace State Away  
2/28/2023 Tues. 7:30 P.M. Bevill State Away  
Name Number Height Hometown Year
Parker Godwin #10 6'3 Fyffe Sophomore
Kintavious Dozier #2 6'2 Lanett Sophomore
Ryan Anderson #5 6'3 Huntsville Sophomore
Che Ben #14 6'7 Huntsville Sophomore
D’Anthony Walton #24 6'6 Alexandria Sophomore
Matavias Burton #11 6'3 Lafayette Sophomore
Massiah Morris #3 6'0 Huntsville Freshman
Cortlyn Clark #1 6'4 Birmingham Freshman
Jaheim McDonald #20 6'4 Clarksville, TN Freshman
Martavious Atkinson #4 6’3 Lanett Freshman
Azaad Ben #22 6’7 Huntsville Freshman
Michael Dale #15 6'2 Hueytown Freshman
Maleek Kidd #12 6'1 Gadsden Freshman
Morrez Calloway #23 6’5 Hoover Freshman
Terrence Bennett Manager

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