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  • Thornwell leads South Carolina to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke

    Thornwell leads South Carolina to 88-81 NCAA upset of Duke

    Monday, March 20 2017 12:35 AM EDT2017-03-20 04:35:59 GMT
    Monday, March 20 2017 12:35 AM EDT2017-03-20 04:35:59 GMT
    Sindarius Thornwell had 22 points and seventh-seeded South Carolina upset No. 2 seed Duke 88-81 to reach the Sweet 16 in the East Regional.More >>
    Sindarius Thornwell had 22 points and seventh-seeded South Carolina upset No. 2 seed Duke 88-81 to reach the Sweet 16 in the East Regional.More >>
  • 4 finalists named for Naismith Trophy as top college player

    4 finalists named for Naismith Trophy as top college player

    Villanova's Josh Hart, Kansas' Frank Mason III, Purdue's Caleb Swanigan and UCLA's Lonzo Ball are the finalists for the Naismith Trophy as the top player in men's college basketball.More >>
    Villanova's Josh Hart, Kansas' Frank Mason III, Purdue's Caleb Swanigan and UCLA's Lonzo Ball are the finalists for the Naismith Trophy as the top player in men's college basketball.More >>
  • Okogie, Jackson lead Georgia Tech past Hoosiers 75-63 in NIT

    Okogie, Jackson lead Georgia Tech past Hoosiers 75-63 in NIT

    Josh Okogie scored 24 points, Tadric Jackson added 19, and the pair combined for 31 second-half points as Georgia Tech pulled away from Indiana for a 75-63 win in the opening round of the NIT on Tuesday night.More >>
    Josh Okogie scored 24 points, Tadric Jackson added 19, and the pair combined for 31 second-half points as Georgia Tech pulled away from Indiana for a 75-63 win in the opening round of the NIT on Tuesday night.More >>
  • Georgia QB and punter Ramsey, DB Wilkerson to transfer

    Georgia QB and punter Ramsey, DB Wilkerson to transfer

    Brice Ramsey, who never rose to the top of Georgia's depth chart at quarterback but finished the 2016 season as the team's starting punter, is transferring.More >>
    Brice Ramsey, who never rose to the top of Georgia's depth chart at quarterback but finished the 2016 season as the team's starting punter, is transferring.More >>
  • Armstrong State ending athletic programs pending committee approval

    Armstrong State ending athletic programs pending committee approval

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 5:55 PM EST2017-03-08 22:55:23 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    A joint committee is recommending that after this semester, Armstrong State retire all of their athletic programs. 

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    A joint committee is recommending that after this semester, Armstrong State retire all of their athletic programs. 

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  • ASU/GS group recommends ending Armstrong athletics at end of 2016-17 season

    ASU/GS group recommends ending Armstrong athletics at end of 2016-17 season

    Wednesday, March 8 2017 4:26 AM EST2017-03-08 09:26:47 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    The Armstrong State University/Georgia Southern University Athletics Operational Working Group announced that it will recommend to the Consolidation Implementation Committee to end athletic competitions at Armstrong following the current 2016-17 athletic year.

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    The Armstrong State University/Georgia Southern University Athletics Operational Working Group announced that it will recommend to the Consolidation Implementation Committee to end athletic competitions at Armstrong following the current 2016-17 athletic year.

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  • Brad Stewart and Three Other Jackets Earn Academic Honors

    Brad Stewart and Three Other Jackets Earn Academic Honors

    Wednesday, February 8 2017 11:00 PM EST2017-02-09 04:00:41 GMT
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    Four Yellow Jackets Named Academic All-ACC Four Georgia Tech football student-athletes honored for excellence on field, in classroom  THE FLATS – Four Georgia Tech football student-athletes – freshman offensive lineman Parker Braun (Hallsville, Texas/Hallsville), junior offensive lineman Andrew Marshall (Cumming, Ga./West Forsyth), senior defensive lineman Rod Rook-Chungong (Silver Spring, Md./Our Lady of Good Counsel) and sophomore wide receiver Brad Stewart (Savan...

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    Four Yellow Jackets Named Academic All-ACC Four Georgia Tech football student-athletes honored for excellence on field, in classroom  THE FLATS – Four Georgia Tech football student-athletes – freshman offensive lineman Parker Braun (Hallsville, Texas/Hallsville), junior offensive lineman Andrew Marshall (Cumming, Ga./West Forsyth), senior defensive lineman Rod Rook-Chungong (Silver Spring, Md./Our Lady of Good Counsel) and sophomore wide receiver Brad Stewart (Savan...

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  • Class rated among the best in SBC by several recruiting services

    Georgia Southern Football Adds 22 to Roster on National Signing Day

    Georgia Southern Football Adds 22 to Roster on National Signing Day

    Wednesday, February 1 2017 10:57 PM EST2017-02-02 03:57:57 GMT
    STATESBORO, Ga. - The Georgia Southern football program announced Wednesday a football recruiting class composed of 22 student-athletes, rated by numerous scouting services as one of the tops in the Sun Belt Conference for the year. "This is the second straight year we've been able to sign an outstanding class," head coach Tyson Summers said. "If you take the two years combined, I think you'd see us as the resounding number one in our conference over that time period. ...More >>
    STATESBORO, Ga. - The Georgia Southern football program announced Wednesday a football recruiting class composed of 22 student-athletes, rated by numerous scouting services as one of the tops in the Sun Belt Conference for the year. "This is the second straight year we've been able to sign an outstanding class," head coach Tyson Summers said. "If you take the two years combined, I think you'd see us as the resounding number one in our conference over that time period. ...More >>
  • Tigers Announce 25 Signees

    Wednesday, February 1 2017 9:16 PM EST2017-02-02 02:16:20 GMT
    ( Source: Savannah State Athletics)( Source: Savannah State Athletics)
    SAVANNAH, Ga.-The Savannah State Tigers announce the signing of 25 recruits in head football coach Erik Raeburn’s first recruiting class. The class includes 23 recruits out of high school and two mid-year transfers. In a position breakdown, there are: six offensive linemen, five defensive backs, three defensive linemen, three wide receivers, two tight ends, two running backs, three linebackers and one quarterback. Of the players signed, 18 are from the state of Georgia, five ...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga.-The Savannah State Tigers announce the signing of 25 recruits in head football coach Erik Raeburn’s first recruiting class. The class includes 23 recruits out of high school and two mid-year transfers. In a position breakdown, there are: six offensive linemen, five defensive backs, three defensive linemen, three wide receivers, two tight ends, two running backs, three linebackers and one quarterback. Of the players signed, 18 are from the state of Georgia, five ...More >>
  • Ukeme Eligwe Picked Up For Reese’s Senior Bowl

    Ukeme Eligwe Picked Up For Reese’s Senior Bowl

    Wednesday, January 25 2017 11:47 PM EST2017-01-26 04:47:11 GMT

    STATESBORO - Former Georgia Southern linebacker Ukeme Eligwe has been selected to participate in the Reese's Senior Bowl, which will be held this Saturday in Mobile, Alabama, as a last-minute addition due to an injury. The game will be played at Ladd-Peebles Stadium and will air on the NFL Network at 2:30 p.m. (ET). "Everything is moving so fast right now," Eligwe said. "I still can't believe I got the call this morning and now I'm headed to Mobile. This is a grea...

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    STATESBORO - Former Georgia Southern linebacker Ukeme Eligwe has been selected to participate in the Reese's Senior Bowl, which will be held this Saturday in Mobile, Alabama, as a last-minute addition due to an injury. The game will be played at Ladd-Peebles Stadium and will air on the NFL Network at 2:30 p.m. (ET). "Everything is moving so fast right now," Eligwe said. "I still can't believe I got the call this morning and now I'm headed to Mobile. This is a grea...

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  • BREAKING

    Richt on leaving UGA: 'Thanks for letting me stick around for a while'

    Richt on leaving UGA: 'Thanks for letting me stick around for a while'

    Sunday, November 29 2015 12:36 PM EST2015-11-29 17:36:38 GMT
    Monday, November 30 2015 10:29 PM EST2015-12-01 03:29:30 GMT
    Mark Richt during the departure press conference on Monday, Nov. 30. (Source: WSB/CNN)Mark Richt during the departure press conference on Monday, Nov. 30. (Source: WSB/CNN)
    According to multiple reports, UGA has fired head football coach Mark Richt.More >>

    According to multiple reports, UGA has fired head football coach Mark Richt.

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  • Clemson fans buying championship merchandise in the Lowcountry

    Clemson fans buying championship merchandise in the Lowcountry

    Tuesday, January 10 2017 4:17 PM EST2017-01-10 21:17:01 GMT
    (Source: WTOC)(Source: WTOC)

    Clemson fans are showing off their orange and purple while getting new gear at Dick's Sporting Goods in Bluffton.

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    Clemson fans are showing off their orange and purple while getting new gear at Dick's Sporting Goods in Bluffton.

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  • Adrian Peterson Elected to College Football Hall of Fame

    Adrian Peterson Elected to College Football Hall of Fame

    Tuesday, January 10 2017 12:36 AM EST2017-01-10 05:36:12 GMT

    Adrian Peterson Elected to College Football Hall of Fame Former running back becomes the second Eagle to be enshrined STATESBORO, Ga. – Former Georgia Southern star Adrian Peterson added another honor to his already sparkling resume’ today when he was named to the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2017. Peterson’s No. 3 jersey is retired at Georgia Southern and he still stands as the NCAA’s Division I all-time leading rusher with 6,559 yards in regular-s...

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    Adrian Peterson Elected to College Football Hall of Fame Former running back becomes the second Eagle to be enshrined STATESBORO, Ga. – Former Georgia Southern star Adrian Peterson added another honor to his already sparkling resume’ today when he was named to the College Football Hall of Fame Class of 2017. Peterson’s No. 3 jersey is retired at Georgia Southern and he still stands as the NCAA’s Division I all-time leading rusher with 6,559 yards in regular-s...

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  • SSU, ASU basektball highlights on Jan. 4

    SSU, ASU basektball highlights on Jan. 4

  • Armstrong Moves Up Tip Off On Friday

    Armstrong Moves Up Tip Off On Friday

    Wednesday, January 4 2017 11:22 PM EST2017-01-05 04:22:49 GMT
    (Source: Armstrong State University Athletics)(Source: Armstrong State University Athletics)

    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University's upcoming Peach Belt Conference basketball doubleheader on Friday, January 6th, against the University of North Georgia has been moved to a 1:30 p.m. / 3:30 p.m. start time. Originally scheduled for 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., the game times have been moved due to the anticipated winter storm expected to hit the state of Georgia on Friday and Saturday, resulting in travel concerns for the Nighthawks to return home to Dahlonega following t...

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    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University's upcoming Peach Belt Conference basketball doubleheader on Friday, January 6th, against the University of North Georgia has been moved to a 1:30 p.m. / 3:30 p.m. start time. Originally scheduled for 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., the game times have been moved due to the anticipated winter storm expected to hit the state of Georgia on Friday and Saturday, resulting in travel concerns for the Nighthawks to return home to Dahlonega following t...

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  • Chubb, Michel among 4 UGA players opting to return for senior season

    Chubb, Michel among 4 UGA players opting to return for senior season

    Thursday, December 15 2016 5:54 PM EST2016-12-15 22:54:35 GMT
    (Source: UGA Athletics)(Source: UGA Athletics)

    Junior running backs Nick Chubb and Sony Michel, along with junior linebackers Lorenzo Carter and Davin Bellamy announced Thursday after practice that they will be returning for their senior season

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    Junior running backs Nick Chubb and Sony Michel, along with junior linebackers Lorenzo Carter and Davin Bellamy announced Thursday after practice that they will be returning for their senior season

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  • Younghoe Koo named Third-Team All-American

    Younghoe Koo named Third-Team All-American

    Monday, December 12 2016 9:52 PM EST2016-12-13 02:52:31 GMT
    (Source: GS Athletics)(Source: GS Athletics)

    The honors and awards keep rolling in for Younghoe Koo.

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    The honors and awards keep rolling in for Younghoe Koo.

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  • Seven Eagles on All-Sun Belt Football Teams

    Seven Eagles on All-Sun Belt Football Teams

    Wednesday, December 7 2016 3:56 PM EST2016-12-07 20:56:02 GMT
    ( Source: WTOC Sports)( Source: WTOC Sports)

    Seven Eagles Earn All-Sun Belt Honors Gallon, Koo and Kwon make first-team All-SBC NEW ORLEANS – Seven Georgia Southern football players were honored by the league coaches and members of the media as the Sun Belt Conference announced Wednesday the selections for its all-conference teams. Senior linebacker Ironhead Gallon, senior offensive lineman Andy Kwon and senior kicker Younghoe Koo were chosen for first-team All-Sun Belt Conference accolades.   Named to the Sun Belt ...

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    Seven Eagles Earn All-Sun Belt Honors Gallon, Koo and Kwon make first-team All-SBC NEW ORLEANS – Seven Georgia Southern football players were honored by the league coaches and members of the media as the Sun Belt Conference announced Wednesday the selections for its all-conference teams. Senior linebacker Ironhead Gallon, senior offensive lineman Andy Kwon and senior kicker Younghoe Koo were chosen for first-team All-Sun Belt Conference accolades.   Named to the Sun Belt ...

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  • Five Tigers On All-MEAC Team

    Five Tigers On All-MEAC Team

    Wednesday, November 30 2016 9:46 PM EST2016-12-01 02:46:16 GMT

    Five Tigers Earn MEAC Football Honors NORFOLK, Va.- Five Savannah State University football players earned spots on the All-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Team for the 2016 season, which was announced by the league office. Headlining the honorees were seniors Marquis Smith and John Barron, who made first team defense. Sophomore Stefan Banks was named to the second team defense. Senior Arshon Spaulding made the third team offense while junior Mulik Simmons was named to...

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    Five Tigers Earn MEAC Football Honors NORFOLK, Va.- Five Savannah State University football players earned spots on the All-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) Team for the 2016 season, which was announced by the league office. Headlining the honorees were seniors Marquis Smith and John Barron, who made first team defense. Sophomore Stefan Banks was named to the second team defense. Senior Arshon Spaulding made the third team offense while junior Mulik Simmons was named to...

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  • Bama, Auburn, LSU, UGA highlight Saturday TV games

    Bama, Auburn, LSU, UGA highlight Saturday TV games

    Thursday, September 1 2016 3:18 PM EDT2016-09-01 19:18:21 GMT
    Saturday, September 3 2016 3:44 PM EDT2016-09-03 19:44:26 GMT

    It's football time. Not that robotic travesty played by millionaires. College ball, real ball, where winners cry for joy, they don't call their agent.

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    It's football time. Not that robotic travesty played by millionaires. College ball, real ball, where winners cry for joy, they don't call their agent.

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  • Kim Dean named ASU Pirates softball coach

    Kim Dean named ASU Pirates softball coach

  • USCB Hires Jeremy Christian As Head Baseball Coach

    USCB Hires Jeremy Christian As Head Baseball Coach

    Monday, August 8 2016 9:45 PM EDT2016-08-09 01:45:35 GMT
    Jeremy Christian, (Source: USCB)Jeremy Christian, (Source: USCB)

    When Jeremy Christian led Point University to the Avista-NAIA World Series by winning the NAIA Baseball National Championship Opening Round Savannah Bracket in May, neither he nor anyone involved with host USCB realized it would turn into an audition.

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    When Jeremy Christian led Point University to the Avista-NAIA World Series by winning the NAIA Baseball National Championship Opening Round Savannah Bracket in May, neither he nor anyone involved with host USCB realized it would turn into an audition.

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  • Georgia Southern football to vacate 3 wins from 2013, 2014 seasons after NCAA investigation

    Georgia Southern football to vacate 3 wins from 2013, 2014 seasons after NCAA investigation

    Friday, July 22 2016 4:47 PM EDT2016-07-22 20:47:16 GMT

    The Georgia Southern University football team will have to vacate three wins total from the 2013 and 2014 seasons after a recently completed two-year NCAA investigation.

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    The Georgia Southern University football team will have to vacate three wins total from the 2013 and 2014 seasons after a recently completed two-year NCAA investigation.

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  • Eagles' Breida A Candidate For Doak Walker Award

    Eagles' Breida A Candidate For Doak Walker Award

    Thursday, July 14 2016 11:17 PM EDT2016-07-15 03:17:32 GMT
    The 2016 Doak Walker Award, it was announced today by the PwC SMU Athletic Forum. The award is given to the nation's best running back, and Alabama's Derrick Henry won it in 2015. Breida was a semifinalist for the award in 2014 and was a nominee for the award last year. Breida led both the nation and Sun Belt in rushing yards per carry at 7.9 yards last year and led the nation in 2013 as well. A First-Team All-Sun Belt Conference selection for the second year in a row, he led the Eag...More >>
    The 2016 Doak Walker Award, it was announced today by the PwC SMU Athletic Forum. The award is given to the nation's best running back, and Alabama's Derrick Henry won it in 2015. Breida was a semifinalist for the award in 2014 and was a nominee for the award last year. Breida led both the nation and Sun Belt in rushing yards per carry at 7.9 yards last year and led the nation in 2013 as well. A First-Team All-Sun Belt Conference selection for the second year in a row, he led the Eag...More >>
  • Two Bulldogs On Doak Walker List

    Two Bulldogs On Doak Walker List

    Thursday, July 14 2016 11:13 PM EDT2016-07-15 03:13:53 GMT
    Georgia Sports Communications July 14, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Two Bulldogs Named Nominees For Doak Walker Award ATHENS, Ga. --- Georgia juniors Nick Chubb and Sony Michel have been included as nominees for the 2016 Doak Walker Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top college running back. The award will name 10 semifinalists on November 16 and the award’s National Selection Committee will cast votes to determine the three finalists, who will ...More >>
    Georgia Sports Communications July 14, 2016 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Two Bulldogs Named Nominees For Doak Walker Award ATHENS, Ga. --- Georgia juniors Nick Chubb and Sony Michel have been included as nominees for the 2016 Doak Walker Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top college running back. The award will name 10 semifinalists on November 16 and the award’s National Selection Committee will cast votes to determine the three finalists, who will ...More >>
  • GSU Athletics Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class

    GSU Athletics Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class

    Monday, July 11 2016 4:37 PM EDT2016-07-11 20:37:12 GMT
    Athletics Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class Seven to be inducted on Sept. 17 at football game STATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced today that Voncellies Allen (football), Mike Cummings (supporter), Debbie Hensley (women’s soccer), Julius Jenkins (men’s basketball), Kerry Messersmith (volleyball coach), Wanda Parrish (supporter) and Aron Price (men’s golf) will be inducted into the Georgia Southern Athletics Hall of...More >>
    Athletics Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class Seven to be inducted on Sept. 17 at football game STATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced today that Voncellies Allen (football), Mike Cummings (supporter), Debbie Hensley (women’s soccer), Julius Jenkins (men’s basketball), Kerry Messersmith (volleyball coach), Wanda Parrish (supporter) and Aron Price (men’s golf) will be inducted into the Georgia Southern Athletics Hall of...More >>
  • SSU track alumnus qualifies for Olympic Trial Semifinals

    SSU track alumnus qualifies for Olympic Trial Semifinals

    Saturday, July 9 2016 5:51 AM EDT2016-07-09 09:51:49 GMT
    (Source: SSU Facebook)(Source: SSU Facebook)

    Former Savannah State University men’s track athlete Cameron Hall qualifies for the semifinal round in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 13.76 at the Olympic Trials Friday at the Hayward Field.

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    Former Savannah State University men’s track athlete Cameron Hall qualifies for the semifinal round in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 13.76 at the Olympic Trials Friday at the Hayward Field.

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  • GSU's Hamilton Invited to USA Women's National Team Trials

    GSU's Hamilton Invited to USA Women's National Team Trials

    Monday, June 20 2016 11:37 PM EDT2016-06-21 03:37:21 GMT
    Hamilton Invited to USA Baseball Women’s National Team Trials One of 40 players looking to make the final 20-player roster STATESBORO, Ga. – Recent Georgia Southern graduate and former softball student-athlete A.J. Hamilton has played softball for most of her life. For four years, she anchored the Georgia Southern defense from the catcher position, but now, she’s trying her hand at a new sport. Hamilton is working hard to earn a spot on the 2016 USA Baseball W...More >>
    Hamilton Invited to USA Baseball Women’s National Team Trials One of 40 players looking to make the final 20-player roster STATESBORO, Ga. – Recent Georgia Southern graduate and former softball student-athlete A.J. Hamilton has played softball for most of her life. For four years, she anchored the Georgia Southern defense from the catcher position, but now, she’s trying her hand at a new sport. Hamilton is working hard to earn a spot on the 2016 USA Baseball W...More >>
  • Auburn Forces A Game Three In Women's College World Series

    Auburn Forces A Game Three In Women's College World Series

    Tuesday, June 7 2016 11:44 PM EDT2016-06-08 03:44:10 GMT
    Carosone's grand slam in 8th keeps Auburn alive in WCWS By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer      OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Emily Carosone's grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted Auburn to a stunning 11-7 victory over Oklahoma on Tuesday night to force a deciding Game 3 for the NCAA softball championship.      Oklahoma led 7-0 after scoring six runs in the top of the second, but Auburn scored five runs with two outs in the bottom of the inning.  ...More >>
    Carosone's grand slam in 8th keeps Auburn alive in WCWS By CLIFF BRUNT AP Sports Writer      OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Emily Carosone's grand slam in the bottom of the eighth inning lifted Auburn to a stunning 11-7 victory over Oklahoma on Tuesday night to force a deciding Game 3 for the NCAA softball championship.      Oklahoma led 7-0 after scoring six runs in the top of the second, but Auburn scored five runs with two outs in the bottom of the inning.  ...More >>
  • Armstrong Players Earn Post Season Honors

    Monday, May 23 2016 11:11 PM EDT2016-05-24 03:11:08 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Three Armstrong State University softball players earned national honors during the DII Spring Sports Festival in Denver, Colo., last week. Junior first baseman Hannah Reppert and junior pitcher/outfielder Jane Trzaska earned honorable mention D2CCA Softball All-American honors, while both players joined freshman catcher Logan Harrell on the NCAA DII Softball Championships All-Tournament Team. Reppert hit .379 with 20 home runs and 5...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Three Armstrong State University softball players earned national honors during the DII Spring Sports Festival in Denver, Colo., last week. Junior first baseman Hannah Reppert and junior pitcher/outfielder Jane Trzaska earned honorable mention D2CCA Softball All-American honors, while both players joined freshman catcher Logan Harrell on the NCAA DII Softball Championships All-Tournament Team. Reppert hit .379 with 20 home runs and 5...More >>
  • Armstrong A Win Away From Title Series

    Armstrong A Win Away From Title Series

    Thursday, May 19 2016 11:53 PM EDT2016-05-20 03:53:49 GMT
    May 19, 2016 DENVER, Colo. - The No. 16-ranked Armstrong State University softball squad won a pair of elimination games to keep playing at the 2016 NCAA DII Softball Championships at Metro State on Thursday. The Pirates blanked Adelphi, 1-0, and beat No. 5 Humboldt State, 3-2, to advance to Friday's play. Armstrong State (43-14) will now face Humbolt State (52-6-1) on Friday for a berth into the DII Championships Series. The game time will be either Noon CT (if S...More >>
    May 19, 2016 DENVER, Colo. - The No. 16-ranked Armstrong State University softball squad won a pair of elimination games to keep playing at the 2016 NCAA DII Softball Championships at Metro State on Thursday. The Pirates blanked Adelphi, 1-0, and beat No. 5 Humboldt State, 3-2, to advance to Friday's play. Armstrong State (43-14) will now face Humbolt State (52-6-1) on Friday for a berth into the DII Championships Series. The game time will be either Noon CT (if S...More >>
  • Key Games Pushed Back Due to Rain

    Key Games Pushed Back Due to Rain

    Wednesday, May 18 2016 10:31 AM EDT2016-05-18 14:31:51 GMT

    South Effingham’s third and deciding baseball game with Loganville was rained out, but has been rescheduled for 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

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    South Effingham’s third and deciding baseball game with Loganville was rained out, but has been rescheduled for 1 p.m. on Wednesday.

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  • Armstrong Men and Women Advance In Tennis

    Armstrong Men and Women Advance In Tennis

  • Armstrong Men and Women Advance In Tennis

    Armstrong Men and Women Advance In Tennis

    Monday, May 9 2016 11:13 PM EDT2016-05-10 03:13:34 GMT
    Monday, May 9 2016 11:13 PM EDT2016-05-10 03:13:34 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 3-ranked and defending NCAA Division II national champion Armstrong State University women's tennis team earned its 21st straight trip to the Round of 16 with a 5-0 win over No. 25-ranked Francis Marion on Monday morning at Bacon Park. The Pirates (28-1) will now head to Denver, Colo., for the National Championships, which begin on Wednesday, May 18, as a part of the DII Spring Sports Festival. Armstrong State's first-round opponent will be No. 5-ranked Lynn (...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 3-ranked and defending NCAA Division II national champion Armstrong State University women's tennis team earned its 21st straight trip to the Round of 16 with a 5-0 win over No. 25-ranked Francis Marion on Monday morning at Bacon Park. The Pirates (28-1) will now head to Denver, Colo., for the National Championships, which begin on Wednesday, May 18, as a part of the DII Spring Sports Festival. Armstrong State's first-round opponent will be No. 5-ranked Lynn (...More >>
  • Pirates Advance to Super Regional

    Pirates Advance to Super Regional

    Saturday, May 7 2016 7:39 PM EDT2016-05-07 23:39:32 GMT
    Saturday, May 7 2016 7:39 PM EDT2016-05-07 23:39:31 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 16-ranked and second-seeded Armstrong State University softball squad advanced to the 2016 NCAA Division II Southeast Super Regional with a 1-0 win over sixth-seeded Pfeiffer on Saturday afternoon at the Armstrong State Softball Field. The Pirates (38-12) will now advance to play top-seeded and fourth-ranked North Georgia in a best-of-three game Super Regional on May 11-12 in Dahlonega, with the winner advancing to the DII Spring Sports Festival in Denver, Col...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 16-ranked and second-seeded Armstrong State University softball squad advanced to the 2016 NCAA Division II Southeast Super Regional with a 1-0 win over sixth-seeded Pfeiffer on Saturday afternoon at the Armstrong State Softball Field. The Pirates (38-12) will now advance to play top-seeded and fourth-ranked North Georgia in a best-of-three game Super Regional on May 11-12 in Dahlonega, with the winner advancing to the DII Spring Sports Festival in Denver, Col...More >>
  • Armstrong Advances to SE Regional Final

    Armstrong Advances to SE Regional Final

    Friday, May 6 2016 9:49 PM EDT2016-05-07 01:49:06 GMT
    Friday, May 6 2016 9:49 PM EDT2016-05-07 01:49:06 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University freshman catcher Logan Harrell's two-run home run in the sixth inning was the difference as the No. 16-ranked Pirate softball team advanced to the final day of the NCAA DII Softball Southeast Regional #2 with a 2-0 win over Pfeiffer at the Armstrong State Softball Field on Friday. The Pirates (37-12) advance to face the Falcons at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday with Pfeiffer (39-16) needing to win twice against Armstrong State to advance to the NCAA ...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University freshman catcher Logan Harrell's two-run home run in the sixth inning was the difference as the No. 16-ranked Pirate softball team advanced to the final day of the NCAA DII Softball Southeast Regional #2 with a 2-0 win over Pfeiffer at the Armstrong State Softball Field on Friday. The Pirates (37-12) advance to face the Falcons at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday with Pfeiffer (39-16) needing to win twice against Armstrong State to advance to the NCAA ...More >>
  • Pirates Win Opener In SE Regional

    Pirates Win Opener In SE Regional

    Thursday, May 5 2016 11:10 PM EDT2016-05-06 03:10:54 GMT
    Thursday, May 5 2016 11:10 PM EDT2016-05-06 03:10:53 GMT
    May 5, 2016 SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 16-ranked and second-seeded Armstrong State University softball squad blasted three home runs to pick up a 9-1 five-inning win over seventh-seeded USC Aiken in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Division II Softball Southeast Regional #2 on Thursday afternoon at the Armstrong State Softball Field. The Pirates (36-12) advance to face sixth-seeded Pfeiffer - 4-1 winners over second-seeded and No. 18-ranked Lenoir-Rhyne - in a winner's bracket game at ...More >>
    May 5, 2016 SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 16-ranked and second-seeded Armstrong State University softball squad blasted three home runs to pick up a 9-1 five-inning win over seventh-seeded USC Aiken in the first round of the 2016 NCAA Division II Softball Southeast Regional #2 on Thursday afternoon at the Armstrong State Softball Field. The Pirates (36-12) advance to face sixth-seeded Pfeiffer - 4-1 winners over second-seeded and No. 18-ranked Lenoir-Rhyne - in a winner's bracket game at ...More >>
  • ASU Softball Earns No. 2 Seed, Host NCAA Championships Sub-Regional

    ASU Softball Earns No. 2 Seed, Host NCAA Championships Sub-Regional

    Monday, May 2 2016 10:58 PM EDT2016-05-03 02:58:20 GMT
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    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 19-ranked Armstrong State University softball squad will be the No. 2 seed in the 2016 NCAA Division II Softball Championships and will host one of two Southeast Sub-Regionals this week, announced today by the NCAA selection committee. The Pirates (32-15) will be making their 14th NCAA appearance in the last 16 seasons and will host third-seeded and No. 15-ranked Lenoir-Rhyne (47-11) out of the South Atlantic Conference, sixth-seeded Pfeiffer (37-15) out ...

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    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The No. 19-ranked Armstrong State University softball squad will be the No. 2 seed in the 2016 NCAA Division II Softball Championships and will host one of two Southeast Sub-Regionals this week, announced today by the NCAA selection committee. The Pirates (32-15) will be making their 14th NCAA appearance in the last 16 seasons and will host third-seeded and No. 15-ranked Lenoir-Rhyne (47-11) out of the South Atlantic Conference, sixth-seeded Pfeiffer (37-15) out ...

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  • Armstrong Now 12th In Latest Poll

    Armstrong Now 12th In Latest Poll

    Wednesday, April 20 2016 11:47 PM EDT2016-04-21 03:47:26 GMT
    Wednesday, April 20 2016 11:47 PM EDT2016-04-21 03:47:26 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Armstrong State University softball squad moved up to No. 12 in the latest NFCA Division II Top 25 Coaches Poll, while the Pirates remained steady at No. 2 in the latest NCAA Southeast Region rankings, both released today. The Pirates (35-11) move from No. 14 to No. 12 after closing out the regular season with a doubleheader sweep of Georgia Southwestern and a split with Columbus State. West Texas A&M (45-2) is the new top-ranked team in the nation, with ...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Armstrong State University softball squad moved up to No. 12 in the latest NFCA Division II Top 25 Coaches Poll, while the Pirates remained steady at No. 2 in the latest NCAA Southeast Region rankings, both released today. The Pirates (35-11) move from No. 14 to No. 12 after closing out the regular season with a doubleheader sweep of Georgia Southwestern and a split with Columbus State. West Texas A&M (45-2) is the new top-ranked team in the nation, with ...More >>
  • Eagles Move Football Game to Thursday Night

    Eagles Move Football Game to Thursday Night

    Wednesday, March 30 2016 11:46 PM EDT2016-03-31 03:46:56 GMT
    Wednesday, March 30 2016 11:46 PM EDT2016-03-31 03:46:56 GMT
    Eagles’ Game Against UL Lafayette To Be Nationally Televised Contest moved to Thursday, Nov. 10 to accomodate the broadcast STATESBORO - ESPN and the Sun Belt Conference announced Wednesday that Georgia Southern’s home football game against UL Lafayette will be featured as an ESPNU national television broadcast. The game will be played on Thursday, Nov.10 at Paulson Stadium and kickoff time will be announced at a later date. Each year ESPN features five attractive matchu...More >>
    Eagles’ Game Against UL Lafayette To Be Nationally Televised Contest moved to Thursday, Nov. 10 to accomodate the broadcast STATESBORO - ESPN and the Sun Belt Conference announced Wednesday that Georgia Southern’s home football game against UL Lafayette will be featured as an ESPNU national television broadcast. The game will be played on Thursday, Nov.10 at Paulson Stadium and kickoff time will be announced at a later date. Each year ESPN features five attractive matchu...More >>
  • GSU Spring Practice: Nardo Govan

    GSU Spring Practice: Nardo Govan

  • Georgia Tech Now Looking For New Men's Basketball Coach

    Georgia Tech Now Looking For New Men's Basketball Coach

    Friday, March 25 2016 4:51 PM EDT2016-03-25 20:51:58 GMT
    Friday, March 25 2016 4:51 PM EDT2016-03-25 20:51:57 GMT
    Gregory Will Not be Retained as @GTMBB Coach THE FLATS  –  Georgia Tech director of athletics Mike Bobinski announced Friday that Brian Gregory will not be retained as head men’s basketball coach.  Gregory served as head coach for five seasons, compiling an overall record of 76-86 (27-61 in the Atlantic Coast Conference). “This was a difficult decision because of the character and integrity that Brian has demonstrated throughout his time at Georg...More >>
    Gregory Will Not be Retained as @GTMBB Coach THE FLATS  –  Georgia Tech director of athletics Mike Bobinski announced Friday that Brian Gregory will not be retained as head men’s basketball coach.  Gregory served as head coach for five seasons, compiling an overall record of 76-86 (27-61 in the Atlantic Coast Conference). “This was a difficult decision because of the character and integrity that Brian has demonstrated throughout his time at Georg...More >>
  • Spring Practice Kicks Off In Statesboro

    Spring Practice Kicks Off In Statesboro

    Friday, March 25 2016 12:15 AM EDT2016-03-25 04:15:42 GMT
    Friday, March 25 2016 12:15 AM EDT2016-03-25 04:15:42 GMT
    Eagles go through intense first practice under Summers’ watch STATESBORO - Tyson Summers has been the head coach of the Georgia Southern football program for over three months now, but it wasn’t until senior safety Vegas Harley crossed over the bridge at Beautiful Eagle Creek at 3:05 p.m. Thursday that the Summers Era officially kicked off. Harley was the first player to run across that legendary bridge and was followed by over 100 of his teammates for an intense, 150-min...More >>
    Eagles go through intense first practice under Summers’ watch STATESBORO - Tyson Summers has been the head coach of the Georgia Southern football program for over three months now, but it wasn’t until senior safety Vegas Harley crossed over the bridge at Beautiful Eagle Creek at 3:05 p.m. Thursday that the Summers Era officially kicked off. Harley was the first player to run across that legendary bridge and was followed by over 100 of his teammates for an intense, 150-min...More >>
  • Hannah Reppert, Logan Harrell Earn PBC Weekly Softball Honors

    Hannah Reppert, Logan Harrell Earn PBC Weekly Softball Honors

    Monday, March 21 2016 10:37 PM EDT2016-03-22 02:37:38 GMT
    Monday, March 21 2016 10:37 PM EDT2016-03-22 02:37:38 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University junior first baseman Hannah Reppert was named the Peach Belt Conference's softball Player of the Week, while freshman catcher Logan Harrell was named the Freshman of the Week with the release of the league's weekly awards on Monday. Reppert earns her second PBC Player of the Week honor this season for hitting .571 and slugging 1.429 with two home runs and seven RBI in the Pirates' four wins this week. She went 3-for-...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University junior first baseman Hannah Reppert was named the Peach Belt Conference's softball Player of the Week, while freshman catcher Logan Harrell was named the Freshman of the Week with the release of the league's weekly awards on Monday. Reppert earns her second PBC Player of the Week honor this season for hitting .571 and slugging 1.429 with two home runs and seven RBI in the Pirates' four wins this week. She went 3-for-...More >>
  • Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament Coming to Savannah

    Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament Coming to Savannah

    Thursday, March 10 2016 5:47 PM EST2016-03-10 22:47:02 GMT
    Thursday, March 10 2016 5:47 PM EST2016-03-10 22:47:02 GMT
    Savannah Sports Council to Host New Collegiate Basketball Invitational SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Savannah Sports Council (SSC) announced Thursday that it will host a new collegiate basketball tournament called the Savannah Invitational this November. The five-day event, which will take place November 22-26 at the Savannah Civic Center, will bring six women’s and six men’s college basketball teams to Savannah. Participating women’s teams and conferences, which ar...More >>
    Savannah Sports Council to Host New Collegiate Basketball Invitational SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Savannah Sports Council (SSC) announced Thursday that it will host a new collegiate basketball tournament called the Savannah Invitational this November. The five-day event, which will take place November 22-26 at the Savannah Civic Center, will bring six women’s and six men’s college basketball teams to Savannah. Participating women’s teams and conferences, which ar...More >>
  • Eagles Prepare for Sun Belt Tourney

    Eagles Prepare for Sun Belt Tourney

    Tuesday, March 8 2016 11:08 PM EST2016-03-09 04:08:19 GMT
    Tuesday, March 8 2016 11:08 PM EST2016-03-09 04:08:19 GMT
    Men's Basketball: Hughes and Brown Named All-Sun Belt The Eagles take on South Alabama in the Sun Belt Tournament Thursday. NEW ORLEANS – Georgia Southern freshman Tookie Brown has been named the Sun Belt Freshman of the Year and first-team all-league, and sophomore Mike Hughes has been named third-team All-Sun Belt, the conference announced today.  Brown, who is ranked eighth in the country among freshmen in scoring, is the first Eagle to win conference Freshman of the ...More >>
    Men's Basketball: Hughes and Brown Named All-Sun Belt The Eagles take on South Alabama in the Sun Belt Tournament Thursday. NEW ORLEANS – Georgia Southern freshman Tookie Brown has been named the Sun Belt Freshman of the Year and first-team all-league, and sophomore Mike Hughes has been named third-team All-Sun Belt, the conference announced today.  Brown, who is ranked eighth in the country among freshmen in scoring, is the first Eagle to win conference Freshman of the ...More >>
  • 2016 Georgia Southern Football Schedule Set For Summers’ Debut Season

    2016 Georgia Southern Football Schedule Set For Summers’ Debut Season

    Thursday, March 3 2016 3:19 PM EST2016-03-03 20:19:20 GMT
    Thursday, March 3 2016 3:19 PM EST2016-03-03 20:19:20 GMT
    Thursday night ESPNU contest versus Appalachian State highlights slate at Paulson Stadium STATESBORO, Ga. – The Georgia Southern Athletics Department and the Sun Belt Conference announced Thursday the Eagles’ 2016 football schedule, one that includes two Power 5 opponents, two nationally televised games, five contests against teams that played in bowl games last year and seven games in the state of Georgia. A Thursday night ESPNU game against Appalachian State on Oct. 27...More >>
    Thursday night ESPNU contest versus Appalachian State highlights slate at Paulson Stadium STATESBORO, Ga. – The Georgia Southern Athletics Department and the Sun Belt Conference announced Thursday the Eagles’ 2016 football schedule, one that includes two Power 5 opponents, two nationally televised games, five contests against teams that played in bowl games last year and seven games in the state of Georgia. A Thursday night ESPNU game against Appalachian State on Oct. 27...More >>
  • Sports Scoreboard For Friday February 26TH

    Sports Scoreboard For Friday February 26TH

    Friday, February 26 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-02-27 04:18:09 GMT
    Friday, February 26 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-02-27 04:18:09 GMT
    HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL BEACH 58 KENDRICK 51 F  EAGLES LANDING 55 CALVARY DAY 44 F  HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL JENKINS 84 CALHOUN 78 F  COLLEGE SOFTBALL USCB 1 LSU ALEXANDRIA 2 Final  WILLIAM CAREY 1 USCB 0 Final  HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL JENKINS CO. 7 SWAINSBORO 6 Final  COLLEGE BASEBALL UMCB 1 GA TECH 4 Final  SO. ALABAMA 3 GEORGIA 1 Final  RADFORD 3 GA SOUTHERN 6 Final   More >>
    HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS BASKETBALL BEACH 58 KENDRICK 51 F  EAGLES LANDING 55 CALVARY DAY 44 F  HIGH SCHOOL BOYS BASKETBALL JENKINS 84 CALHOUN 78 F  COLLEGE SOFTBALL USCB 1 LSU ALEXANDRIA 2 Final  WILLIAM CAREY 1 USCB 0 Final  HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL JENKINS CO. 7 SWAINSBORO 6 Final  COLLEGE BASEBALL UMCB 1 GA TECH 4 Final  SO. ALABAMA 3 GEORGIA 1 Final  RADFORD 3 GA SOUTHERN 6 Final   More >>
  • GSU Closes Home Schedule With Win Over Appalachian State

    GSU Closes Home Schedule With Win Over Appalachian State

    Thursday, February 25 2016 10:57 PM EST2016-02-26 03:57:38 GMT
    Thursday, February 25 2016 10:57 PM EST2016-02-26 03:57:38 GMT
    Men’s Basketball Blitzes App 88-63 The Eagles cap the regular season at ULM and UL Lafayette next week. STATESBORO, Ga. – Tookie Brown scored 18 points and matched his career high with seven assists, and Georgia Southern shot 60 percent in the game’s first 32 minutes to run away from Appalachian State, 88-63, in Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball action Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Ike Smith collected 14 points and five rebounds for Georgia Souther...More >>
    Men’s Basketball Blitzes App 88-63 The Eagles cap the regular season at ULM and UL Lafayette next week. STATESBORO, Ga. – Tookie Brown scored 18 points and matched his career high with seven assists, and Georgia Southern shot 60 percent in the game’s first 32 minutes to run away from Appalachian State, 88-63, in Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball action Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Ike Smith collected 14 points and five rebounds for Georgia Souther...More >>
  • Savannah State 2016 Football Schedule Released

    Savannah State 2016 Football Schedule Released

    Wednesday, February 24 2016 4:48 PM EST2016-02-24 21:48:40 GMT
    Wednesday, February 24 2016 6:44 PM EST2016-02-24 23:44:20 GMT
    February 24, 2016      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SSU Announces 2016 Football Schedule SAVANNAH, Ga.- The Savannah State University football program announced its 2016 schedule. The 10-game slate will pit the Tigers against two Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) programs and has four home games, which will be played at Theodore A. Wright Stadium. The Tigers open the season on the road against FBS foes Georgia Southern and Southern Mississippi. SSU play, GSU on Sept. 3 an... More >>

    February 24, 2016      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SSU Announces 2016 Football Schedule SAVANNAH, Ga.- The Savannah State University football program announced its 2016 schedule. The 10-game slate will pit the Tigers against two Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) programs and has four home games, which will be played at Theodore A. Wright Stadium. The Tigers open the season on the road against FBS foes Georgia Southern and Southern Mississippi. SSU play, GSU on Sept. 3 an...

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  • GSU Wins over Georgia State

    GSU Wins over Georgia State

    Tuesday, February 23 2016 11:45 PM EST2016-02-24 04:45:53 GMT
    Tuesday, February 23 2016 11:45 PM EST2016-02-24 04:45:53 GMT
    Defense Down the Stretch Keys Men’s Basketball Win over State The Eagles play their home finale Thursday against Appalachian State STATESBORO, Ga. – Mike Hughes tallied 21 points, seven rebounds and two steals, and Georgia Southern held Georgia State to one field goal in the final five minutes to grind out a 54-52 Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball win over the Panthers Tuesday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. The Eagles earned a point in the Southern vs. State Rivalr...More >>
    Defense Down the Stretch Keys Men’s Basketball Win over State The Eagles play their home finale Thursday against Appalachian State STATESBORO, Ga. – Mike Hughes tallied 21 points, seven rebounds and two steals, and Georgia Southern held Georgia State to one field goal in the final five minutes to grind out a 54-52 Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball win over the Panthers Tuesday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. The Eagles earned a point in the Southern vs. State Rivalr...More >>
  • Scoreboard For Friday February 17TH

    Scoreboard For Friday February 17TH

    Friday, February 19 2016 11:03 PM EST2016-02-20 04:03:18 GMT
    Friday, February 19 2016 11:03 PM EST2016-02-20 04:03:18 GMT
    GIRLS BASKETBALL JEFF DAVIS 16 HOLY INNOCENTS 70 FINAL  TREUTLEN 59 CLAXTON 28 FINAL  WESLEYAN 77 VIDALIA 30 FINAL  GAC 56 SWAINSBORO 44 FINAL  CREEKVIEW 41 BRUNSWICK 54 FINAL  NW WHITFIELD 38 WAYNE CO. 42 FINAL  TELFAIR CO. 59 WOODVILLE THOMP. 55 FINAL  MT. PARAN 39 SAV. COUNTRY DAY 36 FINAL  PEPPERELL 41 BEACH 53 FINAL  JOHNSON 42 HARALSON 34 FINAL  FELLOWSHIP  36 CALVARY 56 FINAL  COLLEGE BASEBALL PURDUE 2 GA...More >>
    GIRLS BASKETBALL JEFF DAVIS 16 HOLY INNOCENTS 70 FINAL  TREUTLEN 59 CLAXTON 28 FINAL  WESLEYAN 77 VIDALIA 30 FINAL  GAC 56 SWAINSBORO 44 FINAL  CREEKVIEW 41 BRUNSWICK 54 FINAL  NW WHITFIELD 38 WAYNE CO. 42 FINAL  TELFAIR CO. 59 WOODVILLE THOMP. 55 FINAL  MT. PARAN 39 SAV. COUNTRY DAY 36 FINAL  PEPPERELL 41 BEACH 53 FINAL  JOHNSON 42 HARALSON 34 FINAL  FELLOWSHIP  36 CALVARY 56 FINAL  COLLEGE BASEBALL PURDUE 2 GA...More >>
  • GSU to open baseball season against UGA in Athens

    GSU to open baseball season against UGA in Athens

  • Georgia Southern Off To Winning Second Half of Sun Belt

    Georgia Southern Off To Winning Second Half of Sun Belt

    Friday, February 5 2016 12:06 AM EST2016-02-05 05:06:54 GMT
    Friday, February 5 2016 12:06 AM EST2016-02-05 05:06:54 GMT
    Sizzling Second Half Sends Men’s Basketball to Win over UTA The Eagles play host to Texas State Saturday in Hanner Fieldhouse STATESBORO, Ga. – Tookie Brown scored a game-high 26 points, and Georgia Southern shot 62 percent and hit nine 3-pointers in the second half to sail past UT Arlington 82-73 in Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball action Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Brown was 10 of 20 from the floor and matched his career high with seven assists to go...More >>
    Sizzling Second Half Sends Men’s Basketball to Win over UTA The Eagles play host to Texas State Saturday in Hanner Fieldhouse STATESBORO, Ga. – Tookie Brown scored a game-high 26 points, and Georgia Southern shot 62 percent and hit nine 3-pointers in the second half to sail past UT Arlington 82-73 in Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball action Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Brown was 10 of 20 from the floor and matched his career high with seven assists to go...More >>
  • 2016 Signing Day wrap-up

    2016 Signing Day wrap-up

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 9:55 PM EST2016-02-04 02:55:52 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 10:00 PM EST2016-02-04 03:00:00 GMT

    2016 Signings 

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    2016 Signings 

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  • Savannah State 2016 Football Signing Class

    Savannah State 2016 Football Signing Class

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:23 PM EST2016-02-03 23:23:10 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 7:03 PM EST2016-02-04 00:03:49 GMT
    Tigers Announce 2016 Recruiting Class SAVANNAH, Ga.- Savannah State University head football coach Earnest Wilson III is pleased to announce the Tigers 2016 signing class, which includes 15 student-athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent. In addition to two mid-year enrollees, SSU added 13 newcomers on National Signing Day. The class is comprised of players from four different states. The class includes 10 players from Florida, two from Georgia and Ohio and one from Alab... More >>

    Tigers Announce 2016 Recruiting Class SAVANNAH, Ga.- Savannah State University head football coach Earnest Wilson III is pleased to announce the Tigers 2016 signing class, which includes 15 student-athletes who have signed National Letters of Intent. In addition to two mid-year enrollees, SSU added 13 newcomers on National Signing Day. The class is comprised of players from four different states. The class includes 10 players from Florida, two from Georgia and Ohio and one from Alab...

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  • 2016 Georgia Southern Football Signing Class

    2016 Georgia Southern Football Signing Class

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:26 PM EST2016-02-03 23:26:57 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 7:01 PM EST2016-02-04 00:01:49 GMT
    Georgia Southern Football Adds 27 to Roster on National Signing Day Class rated best in SBC by several recruiting services STATESBORO, Ga. - The Georgia Southern football program announced Wednesday a football recruiting class composed of 27 student-athletes, rated by numerous scouting services as the tops in the Sun Belt Conference for the year. “I’m really excited about the class that we signed today,” Summers said. “I do think that our staff did an exceptio... More >>

    Georgia Southern Football Adds 27 to Roster on National Signing Day Class rated best in SBC by several recruiting services STATESBORO, Ga. - The Georgia Southern football program announced Wednesday a football recruiting class composed of 27 student-athletes, rated by numerous scouting services as the tops in the Sun Belt Conference for the year. “I’m really excited about the class that we signed today,” Summers said. “I do think that our staff did an exceptio...

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  • 2016 University of Georgia Signing Class

    2016 University of Georgia Signing Class

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:44 PM EST2016-02-03 23:44:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:51 PM EST2016-02-03 23:51:42 GMT

    University of Georgia 2016 Football Signees Name                             Pos.   Ht.    Wt.    Hometown           High School/JC   Chris Barnes                OL ...

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    University of Georgia 2016 Football Signees Name                             Pos.   Ht.    Wt.    Hometown           High School/JC   Chris Barnes                OL ...

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  • Georgia Tech Inks 2016 Class

    Georgia Tech Inks 2016 Class

    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:47 PM EST2016-02-03 23:47:31 GMT
    Wednesday, February 3 2016 6:47 PM EST2016-02-03 23:47:30 GMT

    Georgia Tech football head coach Paul Johnson unveiled the Yellow Jackets' 2016 signing class Wednesday on National Signing Day. Tech's class is 18 deep, including 11 from the state of Georgia. The newest swarm of #FutureJackets hail from eight states: Georgia (11), Alabama (1), California (1), Florida (1), Louisiana (1), New Mexico (1), Tennessee (1) and Texas (1). Three members of the class - Dedrick Mills (Waycross, Ga.), Emanuel Bridges (Newnan, Ga.) and transfer Desmond Branch (...

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    Georgia Tech football head coach Paul Johnson unveiled the Yellow Jackets' 2016 signing class Wednesday on National Signing Day. Tech's class is 18 deep, including 11 from the state of Georgia. The newest swarm of #FutureJackets hail from eight states: Georgia (11), Alabama (1), California (1), Florida (1), Louisiana (1), New Mexico (1), Tennessee (1) and Texas (1). Three members of the class - Dedrick Mills (Waycross, Ga.), Emanuel Bridges (Newnan, Ga.) and transfer Desmond Branch (...

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  • Armstrong Sweeps USC Aiken in Basketball

    Armstrong Sweeps USC Aiken in Basketball

    Wednesday, January 27 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-01-28 04:18:50 GMT
    Wednesday, January 27 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-01-28 04:18:50 GMT
    AIKEN, S.C. - Armstrong State University senior Ethan Mackey scored 18 of his game-high 22 points in the second half to help the Pirates claim an 83-77 Peach Belt Conference men's basketball victory over host USC Aiken on Wednesday evening at the USC Aiken Convocation Center. The win keeps the Pirates (7-11, 5-6 PBC) in third place in the Peach Belt Conference's East Division, while USC Aiken (3-15, 1-10 PBC) suffered its fifth straight loss. Armstrong State returns to action on Satur...More >>
    AIKEN, S.C. - Armstrong State University senior Ethan Mackey scored 18 of his game-high 22 points in the second half to help the Pirates claim an 83-77 Peach Belt Conference men's basketball victory over host USC Aiken on Wednesday evening at the USC Aiken Convocation Center. The win keeps the Pirates (7-11, 5-6 PBC) in third place in the Peach Belt Conference's East Division, while USC Aiken (3-15, 1-10 PBC) suffered its fifth straight loss. Armstrong State returns to action on Satur...More >>
  • Yellow Jackets Move Up Game Against GA Southern

    Yellow Jackets Move Up Game Against GA Southern

    Tuesday, January 26 2016 5:15 PM EST2016-01-26 22:15:45 GMT
    Tuesday, January 26 2016 5:15 PM EST2016-01-26 22:15:45 GMT
    GeorgiaTechFB Releases 2016 Schedule Jackets host Clemson, Miami and Vanderbilt at Bobby Dodd Stadium THE FLATS – Home games against Miami, Clemson and Vanderbilt, along with an opening weekend date in Ireland against Boston College highlight Georgia Tech’s 2016 football schedule, which was announced on Tuesday. The Yellow Jackets will host seven games at Bobby Dodd Stadium for the fifth time in six years, including a Thursday night showdown versus national runner-up ...More >>
    GeorgiaTechFB Releases 2016 Schedule Jackets host Clemson, Miami and Vanderbilt at Bobby Dodd Stadium THE FLATS – Home games against Miami, Clemson and Vanderbilt, along with an opening weekend date in Ireland against Boston College highlight Georgia Tech’s 2016 football schedule, which was announced on Tuesday. The Yellow Jackets will host seven games at Bobby Dodd Stadium for the fifth time in six years, including a Thursday night showdown versus national runner-up ...More >>
  • SCAD Women Remain #1 / Men Fall to #2

    SCAD Women Remain #1 / Men Fall to #2

    Thursday, January 21 2016 11:14 PM EST2016-01-22 04:14:53 GMT
    Thursday, January 21 2016 11:14 PM EST2016-01-22 04:14:52 GMT
    Women’s Swimming Stays Atop Coaches’ Poll Kansas City, Missouri – After winning four out of their first six meets of the season the SCAD women's swimming team is ranked first in the initial NAIA Coaches' Poll released by the national office Thursday afternoon. The Bees have 41 times ranked in the top 15 of their respective event. Leading the way for the Bees are Hannah Legg, Abigail Richey, and Haley Thompson. Legg leads the Bees posting five times that rank in the ...More >>
    Women’s Swimming Stays Atop Coaches’ Poll Kansas City, Missouri – After winning four out of their first six meets of the season the SCAD women's swimming team is ranked first in the initial NAIA Coaches' Poll released by the national office Thursday afternoon. The Bees have 41 times ranked in the top 15 of their respective event. Leading the way for the Bees are Hannah Legg, Abigail Richey, and Haley Thompson. Legg leads the Bees posting five times that rank in the ...More >>
  • USA College Football, Inc. says game canceled 'for safety reasons'

    USA College Football, Inc. says game canceled 'for safety reasons'

    Tuesday, January 19 2016 4:37 PM EST2016-01-19 21:37:28 GMT
    Tuesday, January 19 2016 4:37 PM EST2016-01-19 21:37:27 GMT
    College football players that came to Savannah to participate in the USA College Football Bowl want answers and their money back after the sudden cancelation of Monday’s scheduled game. More >>

    College football players that came to Savannah to participate in the USA College Football Bowl want answers and their money back after the sudden cancelation of Monday’s scheduled game.

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  • Tigers Split While Pirates Pull off Sweep

    Monday, January 18 2016 10:51 PM EST2016-01-19 03:51:20 GMT
    Monday, January 18 2016 10:51 PM EST2016-01-19 03:51:20 GMT
    Savannah State Men and Women split while Armstrong Men and Women win, including triple overtime thriller. More >>
    Savannah State Men and Women split while Armstrong Men and Women win, including triple overtime thriller. More >>
  • Players, parents want money back after USA College Football Bowl canceled

    Players, parents want money back after USA College Football Bowl canceled

    Monday, January 18 2016 5:19 PM EST2016-01-18 22:19:39 GMT
    Monday, January 18 2016 5:26 PM EST2016-01-18 22:26:09 GMT

    The dreams of college football players shattered in Savannah on Monday.

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    The dreams of college football players shattered in Savannah on Monday.

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  • Eagles Fall to Ragin' Cajuns

    Eagles Fall to Ragin' Cajuns

    Thursday, January 14 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-01-15 04:18:53 GMT
    Thursday, January 14 2016 11:18 PM EST2016-01-15 04:18:53 GMT
    Long Leads UL Lafayette over Men’s Basketball The Eagles cap a four-game homestand Saturday against ULM STATESBORO, Ga. – Shawn Long tallied 23 points, 17 rebounds, three steals and two blocked shots, and UL Lafayette held Georgia Southern to 27 percent shooting in the second half to earn a 74-65 Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball victory over the Eagles Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Tookie Brown scored 20 points for the fifth time this season to lead Geor...More >>
    Long Leads UL Lafayette over Men’s Basketball The Eagles cap a four-game homestand Saturday against ULM STATESBORO, Ga. – Shawn Long tallied 23 points, 17 rebounds, three steals and two blocked shots, and UL Lafayette held Georgia Southern to 27 percent shooting in the second half to earn a 74-65 Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball victory over the Eagles Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Tookie Brown scored 20 points for the fifth time this season to lead Geor...More >>
  • Pirates Fall To Jaguars

    Pirates Fall To Jaguars

    Wednesday, January 13 2016 11:20 PM EST2016-01-14 04:20:55 GMT
    Wednesday, January 13 2016 11:20 PM EST2016-01-14 04:20:54 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Augusta University men's basketball team knocked down 12-of-14 free throws in the final minute and a half to hold off host Armstrong State University in a 92-87 Peach Belt Conference win on Wednesday evening at Alumni Arena. The Pirates fall to 5-9 overall and 3-4 in the league with the loss, while Augusta improves to 8-6 overall and 4-3 in the league. Armstrong State is next in action on Saturday, visiting Georgia College for a 3:30 p.m. Peach Belt contest in Mill...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Augusta University men's basketball team knocked down 12-of-14 free throws in the final minute and a half to hold off host Armstrong State University in a 92-87 Peach Belt Conference win on Wednesday evening at Alumni Arena. The Pirates fall to 5-9 overall and 3-4 in the league with the loss, while Augusta improves to 8-6 overall and 4-3 in the league. Armstrong State is next in action on Saturday, visiting Georgia College for a 3:30 p.m. Peach Belt contest in Mill...More >>
  • Kelsey Ellis Honored at Furman

    Kelsey Ellis Honored at Furman

    Tuesday, January 12 2016 11:07 PM EST2016-01-13 04:07:59 GMT
    Tuesday, January 12 2016 11:07 PM EST2016-01-13 04:07:59 GMT
    GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Furman women's basketball player Kelsey Ellis has been named ScanSource Student-Athlete Leader of the Month for December, it has been announced. Ellis, a 5-foot-9 guard from Pooler, Ga., has seen action in all 15 Furman games this year and earned six starts.  She currently averages 6.7 points and 2.5 rebounds per game and is shooting 32.9 percent from 3-point range.  She scored a career high 20 points in an 80-52 win over Converse and came off the bench t...More >>
    GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Furman women's basketball player Kelsey Ellis has been named ScanSource Student-Athlete Leader of the Month for December, it has been announced. Ellis, a 5-foot-9 guard from Pooler, Ga., has seen action in all 15 Furman games this year and earned six starts.  She currently averages 6.7 points and 2.5 rebounds per game and is shooting 32.9 percent from 3-point range.  She scored a career high 20 points in an 80-52 win over Converse and came off the bench t...More >>
  • Savannah State 2016 Baseball Schedule

    Savannah State 2016 Baseball Schedule

    Tuesday, January 12 2016 5:29 PM EST2016-01-12 22:29:52 GMT
    Tuesday, January 12 2016 5:29 PM EST2016-01-12 22:29:52 GMT
    SSU Releases 2016 Baseball Schedule Full SSU 2016 Baseball Schedule SAVANNAH, Ga.- Savannah State University baseball team releases its 2016 baseball schedule. Highlighting the schedule are 24 home games. The schedule also features 52 games against teams from 12 different conferences. The Tigers will face teams from the Mid-Eastern Athletic, Atlantic 10, Atlantic Sun, Southwestern Athletic, Big South, Northeast, Mid-American, Big East, Sun Belt, Big Ten, Southern and Atlantic C...More >>
    SSU Releases 2016 Baseball Schedule Full SSU 2016 Baseball Schedule SAVANNAH, Ga.- Savannah State University baseball team releases its 2016 baseball schedule. Highlighting the schedule are 24 home games. The schedule also features 52 games against teams from 12 different conferences. The Tigers will face teams from the Mid-Eastern Athletic, Atlantic 10, Atlantic Sun, Southwestern Athletic, Big South, Northeast, Mid-American, Big East, Sun Belt, Big Ten, Southern and Atlantic C...More >>
  • Georgia Southern Women Notch Sun Belt Win

    Georgia Southern Women Notch Sun Belt Win

    Thursday, January 7 2016 11:15 PM EST2016-01-08 04:15:46 GMT
    Thursday, January 7 2016 11:15 PM EST2016-01-08 04:15:46 GMT
    Defense Leads Women’s Basketball Over South Alabama The Eagles continue their four-game homestand Saturday against Troy STATESBORO, Ga. – Angel McGowan registered 26 points, a career-high seven steals and six rebounds, and Georgia Southern's stifling zone defense held South Alabama to 26 percent shooting as the Eagles earned a 57-43 Sun Belt women's basketball victory over the JaguarsThursday evening in Hanner Fieldhouse. McGowan's seven steals were tied f...More >>
    Defense Leads Women’s Basketball Over South Alabama The Eagles continue their four-game homestand Saturday against Troy STATESBORO, Ga. – Angel McGowan registered 26 points, a career-high seven steals and six rebounds, and Georgia Southern's stifling zone defense held South Alabama to 26 percent shooting as the Eagles earned a 57-43 Sun Belt women's basketball victory over the JaguarsThursday evening in Hanner Fieldhouse. McGowan's seven steals were tied f...More >>
  • Jaguars Top Eagles in Basketball

    Jaguars Top Eagles in Basketball

    Thursday, January 7 2016 11:12 PM EST2016-01-08 04:12:22 GMT
    Thursday, January 7 2016 11:12 PM EST2016-01-08 04:12:21 GMT
    South Alabama Tops Men’s Basketball for First Sun Belt Win The Eagles continue their four-game homestand Saturday against Troy STATESBORO, Ga. – Ken Williams scored a game-high 22 points, and South Alabama held Georgia Southern to 27 percent shooting from the field to post a 64-58 Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball win over the Eagles Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Ike Smith scored a career-high 20 points and added six rebounds for Georgia Southern (4-9, 0-...More >>
    South Alabama Tops Men’s Basketball for First Sun Belt Win The Eagles continue their four-game homestand Saturday against Troy STATESBORO, Ga. – Ken Williams scored a game-high 22 points, and South Alabama held Georgia Southern to 27 percent shooting from the field to post a 64-58 Sun Belt Conference men’s basketball win over the Eagles Thursday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Ike Smith scored a career-high 20 points and added six rebounds for Georgia Southern (4-9, 0-...More >>
  • GA Southern Football Staff Is Complete

    GA Southern Football Staff Is Complete

    Wednesday, January 6 2016 4:31 PM EST2016-01-06 21:31:11 GMT
    Wednesday, January 6 2016 11:09 PM EST2016-01-07 04:09:53 GMT
    Tyson Summers Announces 2016 Georgia Southern Football Staff Group of assistants have accounted for numerous national, conference and state championships STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern head football coach Tyson Summers announced Wednesday his 2016 coaching staff, his first staff at the helm of the Eagles. All hires are pending final approval. This group of coaches has accounted for numerous national, conference and state championships during their time on the sidelines and has ti... More >>

    Tyson Summers Announces 2016 Georgia Southern Football Staff Group of assistants have accounted for numerous national, conference and state championships STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern head football coach Tyson Summers announced Wednesday his 2016 coaching staff, his first staff at the helm of the Eagles. All hires are pending final approval. This group of coaches has accounted for numerous national, conference and state championships during their time on the sidelines and has ti...

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  • Thousands of GSU fans pour in for team's first bowl game

    Thousands of GSU fans pour in for team's first bowl game

    Tuesday, December 22 2015 4:59 PM EST2015-12-22 21:59:35 GMT
    Tuesday, December 22 2015 6:50 PM EST2015-12-22 23:50:59 GMT

    Thousands of Georgia Southern fans hoping for a break in the weather over Alabama.

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    Thousands of Georgia Southern fans hoping for a break in the weather over Alabama.

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  • Bulldogs Begin Bowl Practice

    Bulldogs Begin Bowl Practice

    Wednesday, December 16 2015 11:50 PM EST2015-12-17 04:50:36 GMT
    Wednesday, December 16 2015 11:50 PM EST2015-12-17 04:50:36 GMT
    Bulldogs Begin Bowl PracticeAthens-----With final exams complete, the Georgia Bulldogs turned their focus to football and conducted a two-hour workout Wednesday evening.It marked the first of seven scheduled practices in Athens in preparation for the 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl against Penn State slated for Jan. 2 in Jacksonville. Georgia's interim head coach Bryan McClendon and selected Bulldogs met with the media during a Wednesday luncheon and discussed the upcoming contest against the Nitt...More >>
    Bulldogs Begin Bowl PracticeAthens-----With final exams complete, the Georgia Bulldogs turned their focus to football and conducted a two-hour workout Wednesday evening.It marked the first of seven scheduled practices in Athens in preparation for the 2016 TaxSlayer Bowl against Penn State slated for Jan. 2 in Jacksonville. Georgia's interim head coach Bryan McClendon and selected Bulldogs met with the media during a Wednesday luncheon and discussed the upcoming contest against the Nitt...More >>
  • Duke Downs Georgia Southern

    Duke Downs Georgia Southern

    Tuesday, December 15 2015 11:39 PM EST2015-12-16 04:39:47 GMT
    Tuesday, December 15 2015 11:39 PM EST2015-12-16 04:39:47 GMT
    Men’s Basketball Falls 99-65 at No. 6 DukeThe Eagles play host to Winthrop Saturday at 4 p.m. in Hanner FieldhouseDURHAM, N.C. – Brandon Ingram tallied 26 points and 14 rebounds to lead No. 6 Duke to a 99-65 men’s basketball victory over Georgia Southern Tuesday night in Cameron Indoor Stadium.Tookie Brown scored 20 points and dished out four assists to lead Georgia Southern (3-5), while Mike Hughes posted 14 points and two assists. Devonte Boykins finished with 11 po...More >>
    Men’s Basketball Falls 99-65 at No. 6 DukeThe Eagles play host to Winthrop Saturday at 4 p.m. in Hanner FieldhouseDURHAM, N.C. – Brandon Ingram tallied 26 points and 14 rebounds to lead No. 6 Duke to a 99-65 men’s basketball victory over Georgia Southern Tuesday night in Cameron Indoor Stadium.Tookie Brown scored 20 points and dished out four assists to lead Georgia Southern (3-5), while Mike Hughes posted 14 points and two assists. Devonte Boykins finished with 11 po...More >>
  • Tiger Women Fall to Jacksonville State

    Tuesday, December 15 2015 11:20 PM EST2015-12-16 04:20:33 GMT
    Tuesday, December 15 2015 11:20 PM EST2015-12-16 04:20:33 GMT
    Buie Leads SSU with 10 Points as Women’s Basketball Falls to Jacksonville State 50-35JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Sophomore forward Shanikwa Buie led the Savannah State University women’s basketball team (2-6) with 10 points as the Lady Tigers fell to Jacksonville State (4-6) 50-35 Tuesday night in Pete Mathews Coliseum.Buie shot 50 percent (4-for-8) from the floor and added seven rebounds, while junior guard Taylor-Ashley Shaw led the team with eight rebounds and added six p...More >>
    Buie Leads SSU with 10 Points as Women’s Basketball Falls to Jacksonville State 50-35JACKSONVILLE, Ala. – Sophomore forward Shanikwa Buie led the Savannah State University women’s basketball team (2-6) with 10 points as the Lady Tigers fell to Jacksonville State (4-6) 50-35 Tuesday night in Pete Mathews Coliseum.Buie shot 50 percent (4-for-8) from the floor and added seven rebounds, while junior guard Taylor-Ashley Shaw led the team with eight rebounds and added six p...More >>
  • Coaching Search is on at Georgia Southern

    Friday, December 11 2015 3:39 PM EST2015-12-11 20:39:09 GMT
    Friday, December 11 2015 3:39 PM EST2015-12-11 20:39:08 GMT
    Georgia Southern Begins Search for New Football CoachWillie Fritz accepts job at TulaneSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced Friday that Willie Fritz has accepted the head coaching position at Tulane University. “On behalf of Georgia Southern University, I want to thank Willie for his two years of leadership,” Kleinlein said. “We have a long history of success here and I know that we will find a great coach to cont...More >>
    Georgia Southern Begins Search for New Football CoachWillie Fritz accepts job at TulaneSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced Friday that Willie Fritz has accepted the head coaching position at Tulane University. “On behalf of Georgia Southern University, I want to thank Willie for his two years of leadership,” Kleinlein said. “We have a long history of success here and I know that we will find a great coach to cont...More >>
  • Twelve Eagles earn All-Sun Belt Honors

    Twelve Eagles earn All-Sun Belt Honors

    Wednesday, December 9 2015 3:40 PM EST2015-12-09 20:40:48 GMT
    Wednesday, December 9 2015 4:29 PM EST2015-12-09 21:29:19 GMT
    Twelve Georgia Southern football players were honored by the league coaches and members of the media as the Sun Belt Conference announced Wednesday the selections for its all-conference teams.More >>

    Twelve Georgia Southern football players were honored by the league coaches and members of the media as the Sun Belt Conference announced Wednesday the selections for its all-conference teams.

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  • Smart hired as 26th Head Coach at UGA

    Smart hired as 26th Head Coach at UGA

    Tuesday, December 8 2015 6:42 PM EST2015-12-08 23:42:18 GMT
    Tuesday, December 8 2015 7:09 PM EST2015-12-09 00:09:38 GMT
    Kirby Smart Named New UGA Head CoachATHENS--------University of Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart, a former player and coach at the University of Georgia, will be the new head coach of the Bulldogs according to an announcement Sunday by UGA J. Reid Parker Director of Athletics Greg McGarity.  The decision was approved Sunday by the Executive Committee of the UGA Athletic Association Board of Directors.  Smart will be introduced at a press conference in Athen...More >>

    Kirby Smart Named New UGA Head CoachATHENS--------University of Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart, a former player and coach at the University of Georgia, will be the new head coach of the Bulldogs according to an announcement Sunday by UGA J. Reid Parker Director of Athletics Greg McGarity.  The decision was approved Sunday by the Executive Committee of the UGA Athletic Association Board of Directors.  Smart will be introduced at a press conference in Athen...

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  • Tigers Win Over Georgia Southern

    Tigers Win Over Georgia Southern

    Wednesday, December 2 2015 11:36 PM EST2015-12-03 04:36:50 GMT
    Wednesday, December 2 2015 11:36 PM EST2015-12-03 04:36:49 GMT
    Hot-Shooting Savannah State Holds off Men’s BasketballThe Eagles travel to No. 7/5 Duke Dec. 15SAVANNAH, Ga. – Christopher Martin scored a game-high 18 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with the shot clock winding down to lead Savannah State to a 76-67 men’s basketball victory over Georgia Southern Wednesday night in Tiger Arena.Martin’s triple, a 28-footer from the wing as the shot clock hit zero, came a possession after the Eagles used a 12-1 run to open a...More >>
    Hot-Shooting Savannah State Holds off Men’s BasketballThe Eagles travel to No. 7/5 Duke Dec. 15SAVANNAH, Ga. – Christopher Martin scored a game-high 18 points and hit the go-ahead 3-pointer with the shot clock winding down to lead Savannah State to a 76-67 men’s basketball victory over Georgia Southern Wednesday night in Tiger Arena.Martin’s triple, a 28-footer from the wing as the shot clock hit zero, came a possession after the Eagles used a 12-1 run to open a...More >>
  • Kirby Smart to become new UGA head coach, according to media sources

    Kirby Smart to become new UGA head coach, according to media sources

    Tuesday, December 1 2015 9:36 PM EST2015-12-02 02:36:57 GMT
    Tuesday, December 1 2015 9:36 PM EST2015-12-02 02:36:57 GMT
    According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution , University of Alabama Defensive Coordinator Kirby Smart will become the new head coach of the University of Georgia Bulldogs football program.More >>

    According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution , University of Alabama Defensive Coordinator Kirby Smart will become the new head coach of the University of Georgia Bulldogs football program.

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  • 2015 Fall Signing Period

    2015 Fall Signing Period

    Thursday, November 12 2015 5:47 PM EST2015-11-12 22:47:09 GMT
    Thursday, November 19 2015 10:39 PM EST2015-11-20 03:39:39 GMT
    2015 Fall Signing PeriodMore >>

    2015 Fall Signing Period

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  • Pirates Advance to Volleyball Semifinals

    Pirates Advance to Volleyball Semifinals

    Thursday, November 19 2015 12:10 AM EST2015-11-19 05:10:39 GMT
    Thursday, November 19 2015 12:10 AM EST2015-11-19 05:10:39 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The third-seeded Armstrong State University volleyball squad overcame a first-set deficit and hit .482 as a team in picking up a 3-1 win over sixth-seeded Francis Marion in the 2015 PBC Tournament Quarterfinals on Tuesday evening in Savannah, Ga. Set scores were: 24-26, 25-15, 25-15, 25-17.The Pirates (18-9) advance to the PBC Semifinals on Friday, where they will take on second-seeded Flagler - 3-0 winners over seventh-seeded Augusta - on the campus of top-seeded USC A...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The third-seeded Armstrong State University volleyball squad overcame a first-set deficit and hit .482 as a team in picking up a 3-1 win over sixth-seeded Francis Marion in the 2015 PBC Tournament Quarterfinals on Tuesday evening in Savannah, Ga. Set scores were: 24-26, 25-15, 25-15, 25-17.The Pirates (18-9) advance to the PBC Semifinals on Friday, where they will take on second-seeded Flagler - 3-0 winners over seventh-seeded Augusta - on the campus of top-seeded USC A...More >>
  • GA Southern Place Five on All-Sun Belt Men's Soccer

    GA Southern Place Five on All-Sun Belt Men's Soccer

    Wednesday, November 11 2015 8:06 PM EST2015-11-12 01:06:27 GMT
    Wednesday, November 11 2015 8:06 PM EST2015-11-12 01:06:27 GMT
    Five Eagles Voted All-Sun Belt Men’s SoccerEmmanuel Raji, Jeremy Rector and Chase Park claim first team honorsBOONE, N.C. – Georgia Southern Men’s Soccer placed five student-athletes on the Sun Belt All-Conference teams as announced on Wednesday evening. The all-conference selections and individual award winners were chosen in a vote by the league’s six head coaches and announced at the league’s pre-tournament banquet.Emmanuel Raji (Senior - Lawrenceville,...More >>
    Five Eagles Voted All-Sun Belt Men’s SoccerEmmanuel Raji, Jeremy Rector and Chase Park claim first team honorsBOONE, N.C. – Georgia Southern Men’s Soccer placed five student-athletes on the Sun Belt All-Conference teams as announced on Wednesday evening. The all-conference selections and individual award winners were chosen in a vote by the league’s six head coaches and announced at the league’s pre-tournament banquet.Emmanuel Raji (Senior - Lawrenceville,...More >>
  • Armstrong State Women's Soccer Earns NCAA Championships Bid

    Armstrong State Women's Soccer Earns NCAA Championships Bid

    Tuesday, November 10 2015 11:20 PM EST2015-11-11 04:20:10 GMT
    Tuesday, November 10 2015 11:20 PM EST2015-11-11 04:20:10 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Armstrong State University women's soccer team has earned an at-large berth into the 2015 NCAA Division II Women's Soccer Championships, announced on Monday evening via NCAA.com's online selection show.The Pirates (12-4-3) earn their eighth NCAA Championships bid in the 11-year history of the program. Armstrong State is the No. 5 seed in the Southeast Regional and will face No. 4 seed Wingate (15-2-2) on Friday in Jefferson City, Tenn., in a first-round matchup. The...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Armstrong State University women's soccer team has earned an at-large berth into the 2015 NCAA Division II Women's Soccer Championships, announced on Monday evening via NCAA.com's online selection show.The Pirates (12-4-3) earn their eighth NCAA Championships bid in the 11-year history of the program. Armstrong State is the No. 5 seed in the Southeast Regional and will face No. 4 seed Wingate (15-2-2) on Friday in Jefferson City, Tenn., in a first-round matchup. The...More >>
  • Georgia-Georgia Southern To Kickoff at 7:00

    Georgia-Georgia Southern To Kickoff at 7:00

    Monday, November 9 2015 6:16 PM EST2015-11-09 23:16:44 GMT
    Monday, November 9 2015 6:16 PM EST2015-11-09 23:16:43 GMT
    The Saturday, Nov. 21, football game between Georgia and Georgia Southern in Athens will be nationally televised with kickoff at 7:00 p.m.More >>
    The Saturday, Nov. 21, football game between Georgia and Georgia Southern in Athens will be nationally televised with kickoff at 7:00 p.m.More >>
  • Flagler Holds off Pirates in Volleyball

    Flagler Holds off Pirates in Volleyball

    Wednesday, October 28 2015 10:54 PM EDT2015-10-29 02:54:58 GMT
    Wednesday, October 28 2015 10:54 PM EDT2015-10-29 02:54:58 GMT
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Flagler College held off a furious comeback by the Armstrong State University volleyball squad on Wednesday evening, picking up a 3-2 Peach Belt Conference win at the Flagler Gymnasium in St. Augustine, Fla. Set scores were: 25-17, 25-21, 26-28, 14-25, 15-11.The loss drops the Pirates to 12-8 overall and 8-4 in the Peach Belt Conference as Armstrong State ended its five-game road swing with a 1-4 record. Flagler wins its third straight match to improve to 16-5 ove...More >>
    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Flagler College held off a furious comeback by the Armstrong State University volleyball squad on Wednesday evening, picking up a 3-2 Peach Belt Conference win at the Flagler Gymnasium in St. Augustine, Fla. Set scores were: 25-17, 25-21, 26-28, 14-25, 15-11.The loss drops the Pirates to 12-8 overall and 8-4 in the Peach Belt Conference as Armstrong State ended its five-game road swing with a 1-4 record. Flagler wins its third straight match to improve to 16-5 ove...More >>
  • GSU's Thursday night home game will be broadcast on national TV

    GSU's Thursday night home game will be broadcast on national TV

    Wednesday, October 28 2015 3:40 PM EDT2015-10-28 19:40:08 GMT
    Wednesday, October 28 2015 3:40 PM EDT2015-10-28 19:40:08 GMT
    Millions of college football fans could have their eyes on Statesboro Thursday night.More >>
    Millions of college football fans could have their eyes on Statesboro Thursday night.More >>
  • Que Takes Over As Official UGA

    Que Takes Over As Official UGA

    Thursday, October 22 2015 4:27 PM EDT2015-10-22 20:27:44 GMT
    Thursday, October 22 2015 4:27 PM EDT2015-10-22 20:27:43 GMT
    (Source:UGA Athletics)(Source:UGA Athletics)
    Uga IX ("Russ") To Retire;“Que” to Assume Title of Uga X Mascot at Georgia Southern GameATHENS  – Uga IX, affectionately known as “Russ,” is officially retiring as Georgia's bulldog mascot at age 11, after working 25 games as an interim mascot from 2009-12, then another 38 games as Uga IX from 2012-14.The University of Georgia will formally introduce his successor, Uga X—heretofore known as “Que”—at the Georgia-Georgi...More >>
    Uga IX ("Russ") To Retire;“Que” to Assume Title of Uga X Mascot at Georgia Southern GameATHENS  – Uga IX, affectionately known as “Russ,” is officially retiring as Georgia's bulldog mascot at age 11, after working 25 games as an interim mascot from 2009-12, then another 38 games as Uga IX from 2012-14.The University of Georgia will formally introduce his successor, Uga X—heretofore known as “Que”—at the Georgia-Georgi...More >>
  • Eagles Fall To Top Ten Tigers

    Eagles Fall To Top Ten Tigers

    Tuesday, October 20 2015 11:42 PM EDT2015-10-21 03:42:35 GMT
    Tuesday, October 20 2015 11:42 PM EDT2015-10-21 03:42:34 GMT
    Eagles Drop 3-1 Result at No. 4 ClemsonGeorgia Southern’s two-match win streak snapped by the TigersCLEMSON, S.C. – With an uphill task in front of them Georgia Southern held No. 4 Clemson goalless through 45 minutes, but a big second half for the Tigers gave the home side a 3-1 win. Christian Duncan gave the Tigers something to think about when he answered their breakthrough goal just 69 seconds later, but two goals in the 61st and 64th minute sealed the result. Next up is...More >>
    Eagles Drop 3-1 Result at No. 4 ClemsonGeorgia Southern’s two-match win streak snapped by the TigersCLEMSON, S.C. – With an uphill task in front of them Georgia Southern held No. 4 Clemson goalless through 45 minutes, but a big second half for the Tigers gave the home side a 3-1 win. Christian Duncan gave the Tigers something to think about when he answered their breakthrough goal just 69 seconds later, but two goals in the 61st and 64th minute sealed the result. Next up is...More >>
  • Eagles Release 2016 Baseball Schedule

    Eagles Release 2016 Baseball Schedule

    Thursday, October 15 2015 6:14 PM EDT2015-10-15 22:14:27 GMT
    Thursday, October 15 2015 6:14 PM EDT2015-10-15 22:14:26 GMT
    Eagle Baseball Announces 2016 ScheduleUpcoming schedule features 31 home gamesSTATESBORO, GA. – Georgia Southern Head Baseball Coach Rodney Hennon has announced the 2016 schedule of games. The Eagles will play 31 home games including eight weekend series at home including Clemson, Memphis and Georgia State. Midweek games against Georgia Tech, Kennesaw State, Mercer, The Citadel, College of Charleston and North Florida also highlight the schedule. The season opens on February 19th...More >>
    Eagle Baseball Announces 2016 ScheduleUpcoming schedule features 31 home gamesSTATESBORO, GA. – Georgia Southern Head Baseball Coach Rodney Hennon has announced the 2016 schedule of games. The Eagles will play 31 home games including eight weekend series at home including Clemson, Memphis and Georgia State. Midweek games against Georgia Tech, Kennesaw State, Mercer, The Citadel, College of Charleston and North Florida also highlight the schedule. The season opens on February 19th...More >>
  • LSU vs. USC ticket and parking information

    LSU vs. USC ticket and parking information

    Wednesday, October 7 2015 4:48 PM EDT2015-10-07 20:48:46 GMT
    Friday, October 9 2015 11:25 AM EDT2015-10-09 15:25:43 GMT
    Source: WAFBSource: WAFB
    Saturday’s LSU-South Carolina football game will now be held at Tiger Stadium. Kickoff has been set for 2:30 p.m. Central on Saturday. The game will be televised on ESPN.More >>
    Saturday’s LSU-South Carolina football game will now be held at Tiger Stadium. Kickoff has been set for 2:30 p.m. Central on Saturday. The game will be televised on ESPN.More >>
  • USC/LSU game to be televised on ESPN at 3:30 p.m. Saturday

    USC/LSU game to be televised on ESPN at 3:30 p.m. Saturday

    Wednesday, October 7 2015 11:35 AM EDT2015-10-07 15:35:44 GMT
    Thursday, October 8 2015 12:50 PM EDT2015-10-08 16:50:52 GMT
    It was announced Thursday that the USC/LSU game will be televised on ESPN on Saturday afternoon. The game will kick off at 3:30 p.m. EST/2:30 p.m. CST.More >>
    It was announced Thursday that the USC/LSU game will be televised on ESPN on Saturday afternoon. The game will kick off at 3:30 p.m. EST/2:30 p.m. CST.More >>
  • Bulldogs Prep for Showdown with Crimson Tide / 3:30PM Saturday WTOC-TV

    Bulldogs Prep for Showdown with Crimson Tide / 3:30PM Saturday WTOC-TV

    Wednesday, September 30 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-10-01 03:20:13 GMT
    Wednesday, September 30 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-10-01 03:20:13 GMT
    ATHENS——The eighth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs conducted a two-hour practice in full pads Wednesday as they prepare for Alabama.“We got it in today with no rain so that’s nice, and it was warmer out there too,” Georgia coach Mark Richt said. “We had a good practice, and now we’ll review the film and see what we like and what we don’t and start narrowing it down with our preparation.”The Bulldogs (4-0, 2-0) play host to the 13th-ranked C...More >>
    ATHENS——The eighth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs conducted a two-hour practice in full pads Wednesday as they prepare for Alabama.“We got it in today with no rain so that’s nice, and it was warmer out there too,” Georgia coach Mark Richt said. “We had a good practice, and now we’ll review the film and see what we like and what we don’t and start narrowing it down with our preparation.”The Bulldogs (4-0, 2-0) play host to the 13th-ranked C...More >>
  • Georgia Tech Bobby Ross Joins ACC Legends

    Georgia Tech Bobby Ross Joins ACC Legends

    Tuesday, September 29 2015 10:13 PM EDT2015-09-30 02:13:30 GMT
    Tuesday, September 29 2015 10:13 PM EDT2015-09-30 02:13:29 GMT
     GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former Georgia Tech head coach Bobby Ross, who guided the Yellow Jackets to the 1990 national championship, is one of 14 named to the 2015 ACC Football Legends Class, which was announced by the conference on Tuesday.The class will be honored at the ACC Night of Legends presented by the Belk Bowl on Friday, Dec. 4, and during the on-field pregame festivities at the 11th annual Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship on Saturday, Dec. 5 at Bank of America Stadi...More >>
     GREENSBORO, N.C. – Former Georgia Tech head coach Bobby Ross, who guided the Yellow Jackets to the 1990 national championship, is one of 14 named to the 2015 ACC Football Legends Class, which was announced by the conference on Tuesday.The class will be honored at the ACC Night of Legends presented by the Belk Bowl on Friday, Dec. 4, and during the on-field pregame festivities at the 11th annual Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship on Saturday, Dec. 5 at Bank of America Stadi...More >>
  • Savannah State Men's Basketball Schedule Released

    Savannah State Men's Basketball Schedule Released

    Tuesday, September 29 2015 10:08 PM EDT2015-09-30 02:08:36 GMT
    Tuesday, September 29 2015 10:08 PM EDT2015-09-30 02:08:35 GMT
    September 29, 2015SSU Announces 2015-16 Men’s Basketball ScheduleSAVANNAH, Ga.- Savannah State University head men’s basketball coach Horace Broadnax has released the Tigers 2015-16 schedule.Highlighting the schedule are 14 regular-season home games in Tiger Arena.The Tigers will play teams from nine Division I conferences (Mid-Eastern Athletic, Big South, Sun Belt, Southeastern, Ohio Valley, Southwestern, PAC-12 and the Big 12) that will take them to nine different states ...More >>
    September 29, 2015SSU Announces 2015-16 Men’s Basketball ScheduleSAVANNAH, Ga.- Savannah State University head men’s basketball coach Horace Broadnax has released the Tigers 2015-16 schedule.Highlighting the schedule are 14 regular-season home games in Tiger Arena.The Tigers will play teams from nine Division I conferences (Mid-Eastern Athletic, Big South, Sun Belt, Southeastern, Ohio Valley, Southwestern, PAC-12 and the Big 12) that will take them to nine different states ...More >>
  • Tolbert Named MEAC Special Teams Player of the Week

    Tolbert Named MEAC Special Teams Player of the Week

    Tuesday, September 22 2015 11:08 PM EDT2015-09-23 03:08:15 GMT
    Tuesday, September 22 2015 11:08 PM EDT2015-09-23 03:08:15 GMT
    NORFOLK, Va.- Savannah State sophomore defensive back Juwuan Tolbert was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.In the Tigers game against Akron, the Augusta, Georgia native returned a blocked field goal 81-yards for a touchdown.  Defensively, he recorded one interception and two tackles.Other top performers during the contest were kicker/punter John Barron, defensive back Isiah Bennett and offensive tackle Sean Fogarty.Barron, a junior from Mar...More >>
    NORFOLK, Va.- Savannah State sophomore defensive back Juwuan Tolbert was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.In the Tigers game against Akron, the Augusta, Georgia native returned a blocked field goal 81-yards for a touchdown.  Defensively, he recorded one interception and two tackles.Other top performers during the contest were kicker/punter John Barron, defensive back Isiah Bennett and offensive tackle Sean Fogarty.Barron, a junior from Mar...More >>
  • Gamecocks among 3 teams to brag home field hosted a saint

    Gamecocks among 3 teams to brag home field hosted a saint

    Thursday, May 1 2014 8:37 AM EDT2014-05-01 12:37:48 GMT
    Tuesday, September 22 2015 10:52 AM EDT2015-09-22 14:52:37 GMT
    Not too many college football teams can brag their home stadium has been blessed by a saint. And the New Orleans saints don't count. We're talking about a real, canonized, recognized by the Vatican saint.More >>
    Not too many college football teams can brag their home stadium has been blessed by a saintMore >>
  • Armstrong Sweeps Brewton-Parker In Volleyball

    Armstrong Sweeps Brewton-Parker In Volleyball

    Wednesday, September 16 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-09-17 03:20:14 GMT
    Wednesday, September 16 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-09-17 03:20:14 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University volleyball swept past Brewton Parker, 3-0, on "Pack the Stands" night at Alumni Arena on Wednesday evening in Savannah. Set scores were: 25-12, 25-8, 25-11.The Pirates moved from the ARC, their normal home court, to Alumni Arena to try and set a new attendance record for Armstrong State volleyball. The 538 fans that packed the stands saw Armstrong State (3-4) hit .359 in the match while holding the Barons (1-7) to a .000 hitting perc...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University volleyball swept past Brewton Parker, 3-0, on "Pack the Stands" night at Alumni Arena on Wednesday evening in Savannah. Set scores were: 25-12, 25-8, 25-11.The Pirates moved from the ARC, their normal home court, to Alumni Arena to try and set a new attendance record for Armstrong State volleyball. The 538 fans that packed the stands saw Armstrong State (3-4) hit .359 in the match while holding the Barons (1-7) to a .000 hitting perc...More >>
  • Eagles Sweep Savannah State in Volleyball

    Eagles Sweep Savannah State in Volleyball

    Tuesday, September 15 2015 9:36 PM EDT2015-09-16 01:36:34 GMT
    Tuesday, September 15 2015 9:36 PM EDT2015-09-16 01:36:34 GMT
    Volleyball Sweeps Savannah StateThe Eagles open Sun Belt play against defending champion Little Rock FridaySTATESBORO, Ga. – Stephanie Spencer recorded a match-high 12 kills to go along with 11 digs, and Georgia Southern hit .302 as a team to earn a 3-0 (25-9, 25-18, 25-14) volleyball victory over Savannah State Tuesday night in Hanner Fieldhouse.Spencer hit .333 to lead the Eagles (5-6), and Megan Chevalier finished with nine kills. Crysten Curry chipped in five kills, four digs...More >>
    Volleyball Sweeps Savannah StateThe Eagles open Sun Belt play against defending champion Little Rock FridaySTATESBORO, Ga. – Stephanie Spencer recorded a match-high 12 kills to go along with 11 digs, and Georgia Southern hit .302 as a team to earn a 3-0 (25-9, 25-18, 25-14) volleyball victory over Savannah State Tuesday night in Hanner Fieldhouse.Spencer hit .333 to lead the Eagles (5-6), and Megan Chevalier finished with nine kills. Crysten Curry chipped in five kills, four digs...More >>
  • Georgia Southern Adds Big Ten Opponent

    Georgia Southern Adds Big Ten Opponent

    Thursday, September 10 2015 11:42 PM EDT2015-09-11 03:42:27 GMT
    Thursday, September 10 2015 11:42 PM EDT2015-09-11 03:42:27 GMT
    STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern director of athletics Tom Kleinlein announced Thursday evening the addition of Indiana University to the football program's future schedule. The Eagles will play in Bloomington, Indiana, on Sept. 23, 2017.Indiana is the latest Power 5 school added to the Eagles' schedule. Last year, GS played NC State and Georgia Tech of the ACC and played the Big 12's West Virginia last week. Georgia Southern will take on Georgia out of the SEC later t...More >>
    STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern director of athletics Tom Kleinlein announced Thursday evening the addition of Indiana University to the football program's future schedule. The Eagles will play in Bloomington, Indiana, on Sept. 23, 2017.Indiana is the latest Power 5 school added to the Eagles' schedule. Last year, GS played NC State and Georgia Tech of the ACC and played the Big 12's West Virginia last week. Georgia Southern will take on Georgia out of the SEC later t...More >>
  • Charles Seiler Honored in Sanford Stadium

    Charles Seiler Honored in Sanford Stadium

    Tuesday, September 8 2015 11:15 PM EDT2015-09-09 03:15:57 GMT
    Tuesday, September 8 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-09-09 03:20:41 GMT
    Savannah's Charles Seiler is now the recipient of the Ole Faithful Dawg Award, presented to an individual who is not a football letterman but who has been a loyal and dedicated supporter of the Bulldog football team.  This comes during a ceremony at last Suturday's game. Charles told our Rick Snow that he felt greatly honored.More >>
    Savannah's Charles Seiler is now the recipient of the Ole Faithful Dawg Award, presented to an individual who is not a football letterman but who has been a loyal and dedicated supporter of the Bulldog football team.  This comes during a ceremony at last Suturday's game. Charles told our Rick Snow that he felt greatly honored.More >>
  • Eagles Defeat Dogs In Volleyball

    Eagles Defeat Dogs In Volleyball

    Friday, September 4 2015 12:00 AM EDT2015-09-04 04:00:19 GMT
    Friday, September 4 2015 12:00 AM EDT2015-09-04 04:00:20 GMT
    Georgia Volleyball Falls To Georgia Southern ATHENS, Ga. --- The Georgia volleyball team suffered its first setback of the season, falling 3-1 (25-20, 17-25, 23-25, 21-25) to Georgia Southern in the Georgia Challenge on Thursday night.The loss put Georgia at 3-1 on the season while Georgia Southern moved to 3-3.“I thought we were a little sloppy tonight,” said head coach Lizzy Stemke. “I thought Georgia Southern ran a really nice tempo and kept us chasing quite a...More >>
    Georgia Volleyball Falls To Georgia Southern ATHENS, Ga. --- The Georgia volleyball team suffered its first setback of the season, falling 3-1 (25-20, 17-25, 23-25, 21-25) to Georgia Southern in the Georgia Challenge on Thursday night.The loss put Georgia at 3-1 on the season while Georgia Southern moved to 3-3.“I thought we were a little sloppy tonight,” said head coach Lizzy Stemke. “I thought Georgia Southern ran a really nice tempo and kept us chasing quite a...More >>
  • Pirates Head To Athens for Exhibition

    Pirates Head To Athens for Exhibition

    Thursday, August 27 2015 11:17 PM EDT2015-08-28 03:17:07 GMT
    Thursday, August 27 2015 11:17 PM EDT2015-08-28 03:17:07 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Exhibition contests against DI foes Georgia and Savannah State, along with a first trip out West and 10 home dates highlight the 2015-16 Armstrong State University men's basketball schedule, released today by head coach Evans Davis.Coach Davis' third season at the helm of the Pirates begins on Tuesday, November 3rd, as Armstrong State and Savannah State renew their intracity rivalry for the fourth straight year in the "Battle By The Marsh" exhibition...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Exhibition contests against DI foes Georgia and Savannah State, along with a first trip out West and 10 home dates highlight the 2015-16 Armstrong State University men's basketball schedule, released today by head coach Evans Davis.Coach Davis' third season at the helm of the Pirates begins on Tuesday, November 3rd, as Armstrong State and Savannah State renew their intracity rivalry for the fourth straight year in the "Battle By The Marsh" exhibition...More >>
  • Dogs Ready For Thursday Scrimmage

    Dogs Ready For Thursday Scrimmage

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 10:56 PM EDT2015-08-27 02:56:56 GMT
    Thursday, August 27 2015 1:47 PM EDT2015-08-27 17:47:19 GMT
    ATHENS——The Georgia Bulldogs continued preseason preparations Wednesday with a 60-minute workout in helmets, jerseys, shoulder pads and shorts at the Woodruff Practice Fields.More >>
    ATHENS——The Georgia Bulldogs continued preseason preparations Wednesday with a 60-minute workout in helmets, jerseys, shoulder pads and shorts at the Woodruff Practice Fields.More >>
  • Yellow Jackets Prep for Alcorn State

    Yellow Jackets Prep for Alcorn State

    Wednesday, August 26 2015 10:45 PM EDT2015-08-27 02:45:15 GMT
    Wednesday, August 26 2015 10:45 PM EDT2015-08-27 02:45:14 GMT
    @GeorgiaTechFB Notebook – Monday, August 24 – Practice #22Georgia Tech entered its last full week before next week’s Thursday Night opener with a two-hour practice Monday on Alexander Rose Bowl Field. Monday’s practice included some work on fourth downs and ended with on 11-on-11 period that focused on two-point conversion plays.With their two leading wide receivers from last season taken in the NFL Draft, the Yellow Jackets continue to search for answers at tha...More >>
    @GeorgiaTechFB Notebook – Monday, August 24 – Practice #22Georgia Tech entered its last full week before next week’s Thursday Night opener with a two-hour practice Monday on Alexander Rose Bowl Field. Monday’s practice included some work on fourth downs and ended with on 11-on-11 period that focused on two-point conversion plays.With their two leading wide receivers from last season taken in the NFL Draft, the Yellow Jackets continue to search for answers at tha...More >>
  • Georgia Southern Without Ellison First Two Games

    Georgia Southern Without Ellison First Two Games

    Wednesday, August 19 2015 8:38 PM EDT2015-08-20 00:38:13 GMT
    Wednesday, August 19 2015 8:38 PM EDT2015-08-20 00:38:13 GMT
    The Eagles will be will be without the quarterback that guided them to 381 yards rushing per game last season, as Kevin Ellison will be out the first two game.  He’s been ruled academically ineligible, and will miss starts at West Virginia September 5th, and and at home against Central Michigan September 12th.Ellison rushed for 1,096 yards last season, and helped the Eagles to over a 23 points per game average.  He also threw for 1,001 yards Favian Upshaw did get some e...More >>
    The Eagles will be will be without the quarterback that guided them to 381 yards rushing per game last season, as Kevin Ellison will be out the first two game.  He’s been ruled academically ineligible, and will miss starts at West Virginia September 5th, and and at home against Central Michigan September 12th.Ellison rushed for 1,096 yards last season, and helped the Eagles to over a 23 points per game average.  He also threw for 1,001 yards Favian Upshaw did get some e...More >>
  • Eagles Release Non-Conference Men's Basketball Schedule

    Eagles Release Non-Conference Men's Basketball Schedule

    Tuesday, August 18 2015 9:12 PM EDT2015-08-19 01:12:53 GMT
    Tuesday, August 18 2015 9:12 PM EDT2015-08-19 01:12:52 GMT
    Eagle Men’s Basketball Announces Non-Conference ScheduleGames against Duke, Ole Miss and Auburn highlight the scheduleSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Men’s Basketball has announced its 2015-16 non-conference schedule, which includes 10 games that will precede the slate of 20 league games. Games at Duke, Ole Miss and Auburn highlight the schedule which includes four home games. The 2015-16 season opener is set for November 13th against Webber International."Thi...More >>
    Eagle Men’s Basketball Announces Non-Conference ScheduleGames against Duke, Ole Miss and Auburn highlight the scheduleSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern Men’s Basketball has announced its 2015-16 non-conference schedule, which includes 10 games that will precede the slate of 20 league games. Games at Duke, Ole Miss and Auburn highlight the schedule which includes four home games. The 2015-16 season opener is set for November 13th against Webber International."Thi...More >>
  • PGA Tour Veteran Blake Adams Joins GSU Staff

    PGA Tour Veteran Blake Adams Joins GSU Staff

    Wednesday, August 12 2015 10:55 PM EDT2015-08-13 02:55:08 GMT
    Wednesday, August 12 2015 10:55 PM EDT2015-08-13 02:55:08 GMT
    PGA Tour Pro Blake Adams Joins Men’s Golf StaffFormer Eagle will serve as a volunteer assistant coachSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern men's golf coach Carter Collins announced today that PGA Tour Pro and former Eagle Blake Adams will join the coaching staff as a volunteer assistant.Adams has made 115 starts on the PGA Tour and finished in the top-25 in 21 events, including tying for seventh at the 2012 PGA Championship, held at the Ocean Course at Kiawah, and 21st at ...More >>
    PGA Tour Pro Blake Adams Joins Men’s Golf StaffFormer Eagle will serve as a volunteer assistant coachSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern men's golf coach Carter Collins announced today that PGA Tour Pro and former Eagle Blake Adams will join the coaching staff as a volunteer assistant.Adams has made 115 starts on the PGA Tour and finished in the top-25 in 21 events, including tying for seventh at the 2012 PGA Championship, held at the Ocean Course at Kiawah, and 21st at ...More >>
  • Former GSU Basketball Coach Frank Kerns Passes Away

    Former GSU Basketball Coach Frank Kerns Passes Away

    Wednesday, August 5 2015 2:52 PM EDT2015-08-05 18:52:23 GMT
    Wednesday, August 5 2015 2:52 PM EDT2015-08-05 18:52:22 GMT
    STATESBORO, Ga. – Former Georgia Southern men's basketball coach Frank Kerns passed away Aug. 3 at the age of 82. The four-time Trans America Athletic Conference Coach of the Year led the Eagles to five postseason appearances – three in the NCAA Tournament (1983, 1987, 1992) and two in the NIT (1988, 1989). His teams won four TAAC regular-season conference championships, and he posted a 244-132 record in 13 seasons from 1981-1994."Georgia Southern was blessed ...More >>
    STATESBORO, Ga. – Former Georgia Southern men's basketball coach Frank Kerns passed away Aug. 3 at the age of 82. The four-time Trans America Athletic Conference Coach of the Year led the Eagles to five postseason appearances – three in the NCAA Tournament (1983, 1987, 1992) and two in the NIT (1988, 1989). His teams won four TAAC regular-season conference championships, and he posted a 244-132 record in 13 seasons from 1981-1994."Georgia Southern was blessed ...More >>
  • SCAD Unveils New Athletic Logo

    SCAD Unveils New Athletic Logo

    Wednesday, July 22 2015 9:56 PM EDT2015-07-23 01:56:59 GMT
    Wednesday, July 22 2015 9:56 PM EDT2015-07-23 01:56:59 GMT
    Savannah, Georgia – Savannah College of Art and Design has unveiled its new logo and branding identity for the athletic department on both its Savannah and Atlanta locations, Thursday afternoon. The new branding sets SCAD’s visual direction for several years to come.More >>
    Savannah, Georgia – Savannah College of Art and Design has unveiled its new logo and branding identity for the athletic department on both its Savannah and Atlanta locations, Thursday afternoon. The new branding sets SCAD’s visual direction for several years to come.More >>
  • Georgia Southern Announces 15 Year Extension With Learfield Sports

    Georgia Southern Announces 15 Year Extension With Learfield Sports

    Wednesday, July 22 2015 9:47 PM EDT2015-07-23 01:47:14 GMT
    Wednesday, July 22 2015 9:47 PM EDT2015-07-23 01:47:14 GMT
    Georgia Southern Athletics Announces 15-Year Multimedia Rights Extension with Learfield SportsSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern University has extended its relationship with collegiate marketer Learfield Sports through the 2028-29 athletic year, as announced today by the Eagles’ Athletic Director Tom Kleinlein.Learfield Sports has been the exclusive multimedia rights holder for the Eagles since February 2014, when the company acquired the assets of Nelligan Sports Marketin...More >>
    Georgia Southern Athletics Announces 15-Year Multimedia Rights Extension with Learfield SportsSTATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern University has extended its relationship with collegiate marketer Learfield Sports through the 2028-29 athletic year, as announced today by the Eagles’ Athletic Director Tom Kleinlein.Learfield Sports has been the exclusive multimedia rights holder for the Eagles since February 2014, when the company acquired the assets of Nelligan Sports Marketin...More >>
  • Georgia Southern Women's Football Clinic Open Waiting List

    Georgia Southern Women's Football Clinic Open Waiting List

    Wednesday, July 22 2015 9:44 PM EDT2015-07-23 01:44:21 GMT
    Wednesday, July 22 2015 9:44 PM EDT2015-07-23 01:44:20 GMT
    Wait List Open for Women's Football ClinicClinic takes place Aug. 13, register online for wait list.STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern will hold its first Women's Football Clinic Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. at the Ted Smith Family Football Center. All 150 spots have been filled, but Georgia Southern is accepting additions to a wait list. Those on the wait list will be contacted via email if a spot becomes available."We've had a tremendous amount of interest in our first Women&#...More >>
    Wait List Open for Women's Football ClinicClinic takes place Aug. 13, register online for wait list.STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern will hold its first Women's Football Clinic Aug. 13, at 6 p.m. at the Ted Smith Family Football Center. All 150 spots have been filled, but Georgia Southern is accepting additions to a wait list. Those on the wait list will be contacted via email if a spot becomes available."We've had a tremendous amount of interest in our first Women&#...More >>
  • Former Pirate Tuten Qualifies for 115th US Amateur

    Former Pirate Tuten Qualifies for 115th US Amateur

    Tuesday, July 21 2015 11:42 PM EDT2015-07-22 03:42:01 GMT
    Tuesday, July 21 2015 11:42 PM EDT2015-07-22 03:42:01 GMT
    FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. - Former Armstrong State University men's golf All-American Shad Tuten earned a berth into the 115th U.S. Amateur Championship by capturing a sectional qualifier on Tuesday, shooting a second consecutive round of 67 to earn one of two spots at the Amelia National Golf Club in Fernandina Beach, Fla.Tuten's two-day 134 total secured one of two spots among the 75 golfers who competed in Florida. He will now travel to the Olympia Fields Country...More >>
    FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. - Former Armstrong State University men's golf All-American Shad Tuten earned a berth into the 115th U.S. Amateur Championship by capturing a sectional qualifier on Tuesday, shooting a second consecutive round of 67 to earn one of two spots at the Amelia National Golf Club in Fernandina Beach, Fla.Tuten's two-day 134 total secured one of two spots among the 75 golfers who competed in Florida. He will now travel to the Olympia Fields Country...More >>
  • LIVE BLOG: 2015 SEC Media Days, Day 4

    LIVE BLOG: 2015 SEC Media Days, Day 4

    Wednesday, July 15 2015 5:39 PM EDT2015-07-15 21:39:33 GMT
    Thursday, July 16 2015 9:20 AM EDT2015-07-16 13:20:25 GMT
    2015 SEC Media Days concludes on the fourth and final day, featuring Georgia, Ole Miss and LSU. More >>
    2015 SEC Media Days concludes on the fourth and final day, featuring Georgia, Ole Miss and LSU. More >>
  • LIVE BLOG: 2015 SEC Media Days, Day 3

    LIVE BLOG: 2015 SEC Media Days, Day 3

    Tuesday, July 14 2015 3:19 PM EDT2015-07-14 19:19:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 15 2015 10:06 AM EDT2015-07-15 14:06:54 GMT
    Welcome to the live blog from Day 3 of SEC Media Days in Hoover, AL.More >>
    Welcome to the live blog from Day 3 of SEC Media Days in Hoover, AL.More >>
  • Reports Have Eagles Picking Up FSU Linebacker

    Reports Have Eagles Picking Up FSU Linebacker

    Wednesday, June 24 2015 10:06 PM EDT2015-06-25 02:06:43 GMT
    Wednesday, June 24 2015 10:06 PM EDT2015-06-25 02:06:43 GMT
    Georgia Southern may be getting some help at linebacker, and it comes from a National title team. Ukeme Eligwe is headed to Statesboro from Florida State, this according to the AJC. The Stone Mountain native was dismissed from Florida State last season for undisclosed violation of team rules, and may wind up with two years of eligibility.The big concern going into camp in the offenseive line. The Eagles must find a way to replace four starters up from, with 6 total starters coming back on the...More >>
    Georgia Southern may be getting some help at linebacker, and it comes from a National title team. Ukeme Eligwe is headed to Statesboro from Florida State, this according to the AJC. The Stone Mountain native was dismissed from Florida State last season for undisclosed violation of team rules, and may wind up with two years of eligibility.The big concern going into camp in the offenseive line. The Eagles must find a way to replace four starters up from, with 6 total starters coming back on the...More >>
  • Georgia Southern To Host Free Football Camp

    Georgia Southern To Host Free Football Camp

    Tuesday, June 23 2015 11:47 PM EDT2015-06-24 03:47:54 GMT
    Tuesday, June 23 2015 11:47 PM EDT2015-06-24 03:47:54 GMT
    Little Eagles Football Camp Set for August 8thSTATESBORO, Ga. – Head Football Coach Willie Fritz and the Eagles will hold a free, one-hour camp for all children ages 6-12 on Saturday, August 8th. The camp is held on the field at Allen E. Paulson Stadium.With different stations set up on Glenn Bryant Field, the campers will run ladder drills, learn how to pass, kick a field goal, tackle and block on a padded blocking dummy. After the physical activities on the field, Eagle student-athletes and...More >>
    Little Eagles Football Camp Set for August 8thSTATESBORO, Ga. – Head Football Coach Willie Fritz and the Eagles will hold a free, one-hour camp for all children ages 6-12 on Saturday, August 8th. The camp is held on the field at Allen E. Paulson Stadium.With different stations set up on Glenn Bryant Field, the campers will run ladder drills, learn how to pass, kick a field goal, tackle and block on a padded blocking dummy. After the physical activities on the field, Eagle student-athletes and...More >>
  • Georgia Opens At Home With Noon Kickoff

    Georgia Opens At Home With Noon Kickoff

    Thursday, June 18 2015 11:40 PM EDT2015-06-19 03:40:49 GMT
    Thursday, June 18 2015 11:40 PM EDT2015-06-19 03:40:49 GMT
    Georgia to open season at noon on SEC Network; Host South Carolina on ESPN at 6:00 p.m.For Immediate ReleaseJune 18, 2015ATHENS---------- The University of Georgia¹s September 5 season opener against the University of Louisiana at Monroe in Sanford Stadium will kick off at noon on the SEC Network according to an announcement Thursday by ESPN and the Southeastern Conference.The Bulldogs will host South Carolina on Saturday, September 19, in a 6:00 p.m. ET kickoff televised by ESPN.Previously a...More >>
    Georgia to open season at noon on SEC Network; Host South Carolina on ESPN at 6:00 p.m.For Immediate ReleaseJune 18, 2015ATHENS---------- The University of Georgia¹s September 5 season opener against the University of Louisiana at Monroe in Sanford Stadium will kick off at noon on the SEC Network according to an announcement Thursday by ESPN and the Southeastern Conference.The Bulldogs will host South Carolina on Saturday, September 19, in a 6:00 p.m. ET kickoff televised by ESPN.Previously a...More >>
  • Ryan Lawlor Headed to Braves Organization

    Ryan Lawlor Headed to Braves Organization

    Friday, June 12 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-06-13 03:20:42 GMT
    Friday, June 12 2015 11:20 PM EDT2015-06-13 03:20:42 GMT
    The 2015 MLB Draft is kind to our area, with six players with a local tie in being selected. Ryan Lawlor is the highest taken, in the 8th round by the Braves.The former Calvary standup has decided to forgo his senior year at The University of Georgia...where he posted a 5-7 record, with a 3.67 ERA in 14 appearances. He pitches 73 and 2 thirds innings with 84 strikeouts, both team records this year. A total of 37 former Bulldogs have reached the Major Leagues.Ryan Lawlor-"This is my dream my w...More >>
    The 2015 MLB Draft is kind to our area, with six players with a local tie in being selected. Ryan Lawlor is the highest taken, in the 8th round by the Braves.The former Calvary standup has decided to forgo his senior year at The University of Georgia...where he posted a 5-7 record, with a 3.67 ERA in 14 appearances. He pitches 73 and 2 thirds innings with 84 strikeouts, both team records this year. A total of 37 former Bulldogs have reached the Major Leagues.Ryan Lawlor-"This is my dream my w...More >>
  • Armstrong Mourns Passing of Danny Sims

    Armstrong Mourns Passing of Danny Sims

    Friday, June 12 2015 10:48 PM EDT2015-06-13 02:48:57 GMT
    Friday, June 12 2015 10:48 PM EDT2015-06-13 02:48:57 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University mourns the passing of two-sport standout and inaugural Armstrong Athletic Hall of Fame class member Danny Sims, who was tragically killed in an auto accident on Thursday in Savannah.Sims, 68, played at Armstrong from 1964-68, starring in both basketball and baseball. He scored 1,434 points in his four-year career for the basketball team and earned All-Conference and honorable mention All-America honors as a senior. On the baseball field he had simila...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University mourns the passing of two-sport standout and inaugural Armstrong Athletic Hall of Fame class member Danny Sims, who was tragically killed in an auto accident on Thursday in Savannah.Sims, 68, played at Armstrong from 1964-68, starring in both basketball and baseball. He scored 1,434 points in his four-year career for the basketball team and earned All-Conference and honorable mention All-America honors as a senior. On the baseball field he had simila...More >>
  • Park Transfers From UGA

    Park Transfers From UGA

    Thursday, June 11 2015 11:54 PM EDT2015-06-12 03:54:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 11 2015 11:54 PM EDT2015-06-12 03:54:25 GMT
    ATHENS------- University of Georgia redshirt freshman quarterback Jacob Park has decided to transfer to another institution according to UGA head coach Mark Richt."We've had conversations during which we discussed all the viewpoints," said Richt. "In the end, he feels like the opportunity for significant playing time would be better at another school. I can understand his decision, and we'll support him in finding a good fit at another institution.""I want to thank Coach Richt and Georgia fo...More >>
    ATHENS------- University of Georgia redshirt freshman quarterback Jacob Park has decided to transfer to another institution according to UGA head coach Mark Richt."We've had conversations during which we discussed all the viewpoints," said Richt. "In the end, he feels like the opportunity for significant playing time would be better at another school. I can understand his decision, and we'll support him in finding a good fit at another institution.""I want to thank Coach Richt and Georgia fo...More >>
  • Michael Cooper talks about what he learned while playing at UGA

    Michael Cooper talks about what he learned while playing at UGA

     Michael Cooper talks about what he learned while playing at UGA
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     Michael Cooper talks about what he learned while playing at UGA

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  • Two Eagles Selected In MLB Draft

    Two Eagles Selected In MLB Draft

    Wednesday, June 10 2015 10:35 PM EDT2015-06-11 02:35:03 GMT
    Wednesday, June 10 2015 10:35 PM EDT2015-06-11 02:35:03 GMT
    STATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern senior outfielder Aaron Mizell was the second Georgia Southern Eagle selected in the MLB Amateur Draft and was taken in the 32nd round by the Houston Astros.Mizell joined Jason Richman, who was taken in the 18th round by the Texas Rangers. Georgia Southern has had multiple players taken in the draft in six of the last seven seasons.The McRae, Ga. native led the Eagles with 12 home runs in 2015 and posted a .292 batting average with a .539 slugging percentage...More >>
    STATESBORO, Ga. – Georgia Southern senior outfielder Aaron Mizell was the second Georgia Southern Eagle selected in the MLB Amateur Draft and was taken in the 32nd round by the Houston Astros.Mizell joined Jason Richman, who was taken in the 18th round by the Texas Rangers. Georgia Southern has had multiple players taken in the draft in six of the last seven seasons.The McRae, Ga. native led the Eagles with 12 home runs in 2015 and posted a .292 batting average with a .539 slugging percentage...More >>
  • Armstrong State's Dennard Drafted By Cardinals

    Armstrong State's Dennard Drafted By Cardinals

    Wednesday, June 10 2015 10:32 PM EDT2015-06-11 02:32:47 GMT
    Wednesday, June 10 2015 10:32 PM EDT2015-06-11 02:32:46 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University senior first baseman R.J. Dennard was selected in the 39th round of the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals with pick 1,181 on Wednesday.The fourth-year senior wrapped up his stellar Armstrong State career in 2015 by hitting .370 with 16 doubles, four home runs and 34 RBI. Dennard earned PBC All-Academic honors as a senior and was named to the 2015 PBC All-Tournament Team as the Pirates advanced to the PBC Tournament champions...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - Armstrong State University senior first baseman R.J. Dennard was selected in the 39th round of the 2015 MLB First-Year Player Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals with pick 1,181 on Wednesday.The fourth-year senior wrapped up his stellar Armstrong State career in 2015 by hitting .370 with 16 doubles, four home runs and 34 RBI. Dennard earned PBC All-Academic honors as a senior and was named to the 2015 PBC All-Tournament Team as the Pirates advanced to the PBC Tournament champions...More >>
  • Ryan Lawlor Drafted by Braves

    Ryan Lawlor Drafted by Braves

    Tuesday, June 9 2015 5:58 PM EDT2015-06-09 21:58:16 GMT
    Tuesday, June 9 2015 6:37 PM EDT2015-06-09 22:37:41 GMT
    Ryan Lawlor Selected By Atlanta In Eighth Round of MLB DraftGeorgia Sports Communications/For Immediate Release, June 9, 2015ATHENS-----Georgia pitcher Ryan Lawlor has been selected by the Atlanta Braves in the eighth round of the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft.As a junior in 2015, Lawlor posted a 5-7 record and 3.67 ERA in 14 appearances, all starts. He pitched 73.2 innings with 84 strikeouts, both team-highs, and walked only 33. Lawlor, a 6-1, 180-pound native of Savannah, Ga., registered...More >>
    Ryan Lawlor Selected By Atlanta In Eighth Round of MLB DraftGeorgia Sports Communications/For Immediate Release, June 9, 2015ATHENS-----Georgia pitcher Ryan Lawlor has been selected by the Atlanta Braves in the eighth round of the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft.As a junior in 2015, Lawlor posted a 5-7 record and 3.67 ERA in 14 appearances, all starts. He pitched 73.2 innings with 84 strikeouts, both team-highs, and walked only 33. Lawlor, a 6-1, 180-pound native of Savannah, Ga., registered...More >>
  • Eagles Building Sun Belt Rivalries

    Eagles Building Sun Belt Rivalries

    Monday, June 8 2015 10:36 PM EDT2015-06-09 02:36:07 GMT
    Monday, June 8 2015 10:36 PM EDT2015-06-09 02:36:07 GMT
    With a move to a new conference it can take a while to develop rivalries. Georgia Southern has two natural rivals, one in Appalachian State who made the move to the Sun Belt with the Eagles.The other is Georgia State, who for now is a Geographical Rival. Last year was the first football meeting between the two programs, a game where the Eagles won 69-31, so it's not quite a rivalry on the field yet.Trent Miles-"Well yes it's going to be a rivalry, we've got to play a lot better, our kids unde...More >>
    With a move to a new conference it can take a while to develop rivalries. Georgia Southern has two natural rivals, one in Appalachian State who made the move to the Sun Belt with the Eagles.The other is Georgia State, who for now is a Geographical Rival. Last year was the first football meeting between the two programs, a game where the Eagles won 69-31, so it's not quite a rivalry on the field yet.Trent Miles-"Well yes it's going to be a rivalry, we've got to play a lot better, our kids unde...More >>
  • Armstrong Hires Childers for Women's Assistant Job

    Armstrong Hires Childers for Women's Assistant Job

    Wednesday, June 3 2015 11:45 PM EDT2015-06-04 03:45:25 GMT
    Thursday, June 4 2015 12:01 AM EDT2015-06-04 04:01:50 GMT
    Armstrong State University head women's basketball coach Fala Bullock today announced the hiring of Brad Childers as the Pirates' assistant coach for the upcoming 2015-16 season.More >>
    Armstrong State University head women's basketball coach Fala Bullock today announced the hiring of Brad Childers as the Pirates' assistant coach for the upcoming 2015-16 season.More >>
  • Optimism Runs High at Peach State Pigskin Preview

    Optimism Runs High at Peach State Pigskin Preview

    Tuesday, June 2 2015 6:53 PM EDT2015-06-02 22:53:03 GMT
    Tuesday, June 2 2015 10:00 PM EDT2015-06-03 02:00:26 GMT
    Coaches from around Georgia are in Macon for the 14th Annual Peach State Pigskin Preview.More >>
    Coaches from around Georgia are in Macon for the 14th Annual Peach State Pigskin Preview.More >>
  • Armstrong Women's Tennis Earn Top Ranking

    Armstrong Women's Tennis Earn Top Ranking

    Thursday, May 28 2015 10:43 PM EDT2015-05-29 02:43:47 GMT
    Thursday, May 28 2015 10:46 PM EDT2015-05-29 02:46:16 GMT
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The NCAA Division II National Champion Armstrong State University women's tennis team finished the 2015 season atop the ITA national team rankings, while senior Clara Perez and freshman Lena Lutzeier finished the season ranked No. 1 in the nation in doubles with the release of the season-end rankings by the organization late Wednesday night.Armstrong's perfect 33-0 record and ninth NCAA II National Championship puts the Pirates atop the team rankings, ahead of Barry, the title...More >>
    SAVANNAH, Ga. - The NCAA Division II National Champion Armstrong State University women's tennis team finished the 2015 season atop the ITA national team rankings, while senior Clara Perez and freshman Lena Lutzeier finished the season ranked No. 1 in the nation in doubles with the release of the season-end rankings by the organization late Wednesday night.Armstrong's perfect 33-0 record and ninth NCAA II National Championship puts the Pirates atop the team rankings, ahead of Barry, the title...More >>
  • Armstrong State Wins 4th Straight Commissioner's Cup

    Armstrong State Wins 4th Straight Commissioner's Cup

    Tuesday, May 26 2015 9:26 PM EDT2015-05-27 01:26:32 GMT
    Tuesday, May 26 2015 9:26 PM EDT2015-05-27 01:26:32 GMT
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. - The Armstrong State University athletic department was presented with its fourth consecutive PBC Commissioner's Cup following the 2014-15 season at the league's annual meetings in Hilton Head, S.C. Armstrong becomes the first program since North Florida in 1999-2004 to win four straight cups. The award is presented annually to the best overall athletic department in the conference, as determined by regular-season league standings.Armstrong captured PBC regular-season champ...More >>
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. - The Armstrong State University athletic department was presented with its fourth consecutive PBC Commissioner's Cup following the 2014-15 season at the league's annual meetings in Hilton Head, S.C. Armstrong becomes the first program since North Florida in 1999-2004 to win four straight cups. The award is presented annually to the best overall athletic department in the conference, as determined by regular-season league standings.Armstrong captured PBC regular-season champ...More >>
  • Bulldogs To Get Indoor Practice Facility

    Bulldogs To Get Indoor Practice Facility

    Friday, May 22 2015 10:47 PM EDT2015-05-23 02:47:21 GMT
    Friday, May 22 2015 10:47 PM EDT2015-05-23 02:47:22 GMT
    May 21, 2015ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA. --- A fiscal year 2016 budget of $117,419,039, information on the Indoor Athletic Facility location, and contract extension for basketball coach Mark Fox were among the highlights of the Thursday spring meeting of the University of Georgia Athletic Association Board of Directors.The approved budget for fiscal year 2016 represents a significant increase over the 2015 budget of $99,850,500 million.Information on the Indoor Athletic Facility and its preferred l...More >>
    May 21, 2015ST. SIMONS ISLAND, GA. --- A fiscal year 2016 budget of $117,419,039, information on the Indoor Athletic Facility location, and contract extension for basketball coach Mark Fox were among the highlights of the Thursday spring meeting of the University of Georgia Athletic Association Board of Directors.The approved budget for fiscal year 2016 represents a significant increase over the 2015 budget of $99,850,500 million.Information on the Indoor Athletic Facility and its preferred l...More >>
  • Eagles eliminated from Sun Belt Tournament

    Eagles eliminated from Sun Belt Tournament

    Thursday, May 21 2015 7:46 PM EDT2015-05-21 23:46:03 GMT
    Friday, May 22 2015 4:42 AM EDT2015-05-22 08:42:53 GMT
    Arkansas State Eliminates Eagles from Sun Belt TournamentTROY, Ala. – The Arkansas State Red Wolves jumped out to an early 4-0 lead, and Chandler Hawkins tossed a gem to eliminate the Georgia Southern Eagles with a 6-1 win in game five of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at Riddle-Pace Field.The lead off hitter reached in three of the first four innings and all three hitters came around to score to help the Red Wolves (26-29) jump out to an early lead. Zach George led off the first inning w...More >>
    Arkansas State Eliminates Eagles from Sun Belt TournamentTROY, Ala. – The Arkansas State Red Wolves jumped out to an early 4-0 lead, and Chandler Hawkins tossed a gem to eliminate the Georgia Southern Eagles with a 6-1 win in game five of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament at Riddle-Pace Field.The lead off hitter reached in three of the first four innings and all three hitters came around to score to help the Red Wolves (26-29) jump out to an early lead. Zach George led off the first inning w...More >>
  • Eagles fall to Panthers in Sun Belt Tournament

    Eagles fall to Panthers in Sun Belt Tournament

    Wednesday, May 20 2015 10:31 PM EDT2015-05-21 02:31:58 GMT
    Wednesday, May 20 2015 11:24 PM EDT2015-05-21 03:24:02 GMT
    Baseball Falls to Georgia State in Sun Belt Tournament OpenerMore >>
    Baseball Falls to Georgia State in Sun Belt Tournament OpenerMore >>
  • Eagles 8th after day one of NCAA Golf Regionals

    Eagles 8th after day one of NCAA Golf Regionals

    Thursday, May 14 2015 10:50 PM EDT2015-05-15 02:50:23 GMT
    Thursday, May 14 2015 10:55 PM EDT2015-05-15 02:55:45 GMT
    Kim Koivu and Archer Price each fired a 73 to pace the Georgia Southern men's golf team at the Noblesville NCAA Regional at The Sagamore Club Thursday.More >>
    Kim Koivu and Archer Price each fired a 73 to pace the Georgia Southern men's golf team at the Noblesville NCAA Regional at The Sagamore Club Thursday.More >>
  • USCB softball falls short of NAIA World Series berth

    USCB softball falls short of NAIA World Series berth

  • Two Eagles Sign Free Agent NFL Contracts

    Two Eagles Sign Free Agent NFL Contracts

    Wednesday, May 13 2015 8:48 PM EDT2015-05-14 00:48:23 GMT
    Wednesday, May 13 2015 8:51 PM EDT2015-05-14 00:51:52 GMT
    Jackson, Frye Sign Free Agent ContractsMore >>
    Jackson, Frye Sign Free Agent ContractsMore >>
  • Eagles Travel Into ACC Territory

    Eagles Travel Into ACC Territory

    Thursday, May 7 2015 8:34 PM EDT2015-05-08 00:34:36 GMT
    Thursday, May 7 2015 8:40 PM EDT2015-05-08 00:40:11 GMT
    STATESBORO, Ga. – The Georgia Southern baseball team steps out of conference play with a three-game road series against the Clemson Tigers this weekend.The series opens Friday night with a 6:30 p.m. first pitch and concludes with a 6:30 p.m. start on Saturday and a 1 p.m. start on Sunday.The Eagles (27-21) are coming off a series loss to South Alabama and had the mid-week off to take care of their final exams. Georgia Southern will look to rebound against the Tigers (25-24) after being swept ...More >>
    STATESBORO, Ga. – The Georgia Southern baseball team steps out of conference play with a three-game road series against the Clemson Tigers this weekend.The series opens Friday night with a 6:30 p.m. first pitch and concludes with a 6:30 p.m. start on Saturday and a 1 p.m. start on Sunday.The Eagles (27-21) are coming off a series loss to South Alabama and had the mid-week off to take care of their final exams. Georgia Southern will look to rebound against the Tigers (25-24) after being swept ...More >>
  • 2015 class of the Greater Savannah Atheltic Hall of Fame

    2015 class of the Greater Savannah Atheltic Hall of Fame

  • UGA coaches Mark Richt and Mark Fox visit Savannah as part of tour

    UGA coaches Mark Richt and Mark Fox visit Savannah as part of tour

  • Armstrong hosts Montevallo on the diamond

    Armstrong hosts Montevallo on the diamond

  • Chatham County All Star game

    Chatham County All Star game

  • Georgia Southern starts Spring Practice

    Georgia Southern starts Spring Practice

  • Armstrong hosts USCB in first ever matchup

    Armstrong hosts USCB in first ever matchup

  • Pirates pitcher throws softball team's first no-hitter in 7 years

    Pirates pitcher throws softball team's first no-hitter in 7 years

  • Georgia Southern hosts Chris Schenkel Invitational

    Georgia Southern hosts Chris Schenkel Invitational

     Georgia Southern hosts Chris Schenkel Invitational 
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     Georgia Southern hosts Chris Schenkel Invitational 

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  • NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Schedule: Thursday & Friday

    NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Schedule: Thursday & Friday

    Wednesday, March 18 2015 4:19 PM EDT2015-03-18 20:19:13 GMT
    Wednesday, March 18 2015 4:19 PM EDT2015-03-18 20:19:14 GMT
    NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Schedule: Thursday & FridayMore >>
    NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Schedule: Thursday & FridayMore >>
  • Georgia Southern University Athletic Foundation hosts shooting clays tourney

    Georgia Southern University Athletic Foundation hosts shooting clays tourney

    Tuesday, March 17 2015 9:09 PM EDT2015-03-18 01:09:16 GMT
    Tuesday, March 17 2015 9:09 PM EDT2015-03-18 01:09:16 GMT
    The Georgia Southern University Athletic Foundation is hosting the Eagle Fund Shoot Sporting Clays Tournament for Scholarships on April 4 at the Dorchester Shooting Preserve.More >>
    The Georgia Southern University Athletic Foundation is hosting the Eagle Fund Shoot Sporting Clays Tournament for Scholarships on April 4 at the Dorchester Shooting Preserve.More >>
  • LIVE CHAT: NCAA March Madness Selection Show Live Chat

    LIVE CHAT: NCAA March Madness Selection Show Live Chat

    Friday, March 13 2015 2:59 PM EDT2015-03-13 18:59:46 GMT
    Sunday, March 15 2015 5:46 PM EDT2015-03-15 21:46:14 GMT
    Welcome to the NCAA March Madness Selection Show live chat.

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    Welcome to the NCAA March Madness Selection Show live chat.


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  • Georgia Southern comes back to stun Mountaineers

    Georgia Southern comes back to stun Mountaineers

  • Georgia Southern handles UT-Arlington at home

    Georgia Southern handles UT-Arlington at home

  • Georgia Southern takes first game of weekend series against West Virginia

    Georgia Southern takes first game of weekend series against West Virginia

  • Georgia Southern falls to Troy

    Georgia Southern falls to Troy

  • Georgia Southern take down Arkansas State

    Georgia Southern take down Arkansas State

  • 2015 Coastal Empire and Lowcountry Signing Class

    2015 Coastal Empire and Lowcountry Signing Class

    Wednesday, February 4 2015 10:08 PM EST2015-02-05 03:08:55 GMT
    Wednesday, February 4 2015 10:08 PM EST2015-02-05 03:08:56 GMT
    2015 Coastal Empire and Lowcountry Signing ClassMore >>
    2015 Coastal Empire and Lowcountry Signing ClassMore >>
  • Savannah St. women snap Hampton's 54-game MEAC streak

    Savannah St. women snap Hampton's 54-game MEAC streak

    Sunday, January 25 2015 5:49 PM EST2015-01-25 22:49:02 GMT
    Ezinne Kalu scored 23 and Savannah State beat Hampton 61-55 on Saturday, snapping the Lady Pirates' 54-game Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference win streak.More >>
    Ezinne Kalu scored 23 and Savannah State beat Hampton 61-55 on Saturday, snapping the Lady Pirates' 54-game Metro-Atlantic Athletic Conference win streak.More >>
  • Savannah State announces 2015 football schedule

    Savannah State announces 2015 football schedule

    Wednesday, January 14 2015 4:56 PM EST2015-01-14 21:56:10 GMT
    Wednesday, January 14 2015 5:40 PM EST2015-01-14 22:40:50 GMT
    Savannah State University announces a 10-game football slate in 2015 that includes two nonconference opponents and four home games at Theodore A. Wright Stadium.More >>
    Savannah State University announces a 10-game football slate in 2015 that includes two nonconference opponents and four home games at Theodore A. Wright Stadium.More >>
  • Mike Bobo Introduced at CSU

    Mike Bobo Introduced at CSU

    Tuesday, December 23 2014 10:52 PM EST2014-12-24 03:52:51 GMT
    Tuesday, December 23 2014 11:13 PM EST2014-12-24 04:13:13 GMT
    It became official Tuesday afternoon when longtime Georgia Bulldog, Mike Bobo, was introduced as the new head coach at Colorado State.More >>
    ?It became official Tuesday afternoon when longtime Georgia Bulldog, Mike Bobo, was introduced as the new head coach at Colorado State.More >>
  • Fritz Voted 2014 Sun Belt Conference Coach of the Year

    Fritz Voted 2014 Sun Belt Conference Coach of the Year

    Wednesday, December 10 2014 8:47 PM EST2014-12-11 01:47:15 GMT
    Wednesday, December 10 2014 8:47 PM EST2014-12-11 01:47:17 GMT
    Georgia Southern's Willie Fritz was voted the Sun Belt Conference Coach of the Year by his coaching peers and members of the media as the Eagle Football team claimed the 2014 conference crown, going a perfect 8-0 in its first year of membership in the league. More >>
    Georgia Southern's Willie Fritz was voted the Sun Belt Conference Coach of the Year by his coaching peers and members of the media as the Eagle Football team claimed the 2014 conference crown, going a perfect 8-0 in its first year of membership in the league. More >>
  • NCAA denies GSU's appeal for bowl birth

    NCAA denies GSU's appeal for bowl birth

    Tuesday, December 2 2014 8:14 PM EST2014-12-03 01:14:07 GMT
    Tuesday, December 2 2014 8:14 PM EST2014-12-03 01:14:09 GMT
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     NCAA denies GSU's appeal for bowl birth. 
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     NCAA denies GSU's appeal for bowl birth. 

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  • Georgia Southern beats Texas State 28-25

    Georgia Southern beats Texas State 28-25

    Saturday, November 8 2014 8:44 PM EST2014-11-09 01:44:06 GMT
    Matt Dobson returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown to help Georgia Southern win its seventh-straight game, holding off Texas State 28-25 on Saturday night.More >>
    Matt Dobson returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown to help Georgia Southern win its seventh-straight game, holding off Texas State 28-25 on Saturday night.More >>
  • No. 9 Georgia to ask for Gurley's reinstatement

    No. 9 Georgia to ask for Gurley's reinstatement

    Wednesday, October 22 2014 10:15 AM EDT2014-10-22 14:15:31 GMT
    Georgia says it will file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley's eligibility to be reinstated.More >>
    Georgia says it will file a request with the NCAA for tailback Todd Gurley's eligibility to be reinstated.More >>
  • University of Georgia releases 2015 football schedule

    University of Georgia releases 2015 football schedule

    University of Georgia releases 2015 football schedule

    Tuesday, October 14 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-10-15 02:43:41 GMT
    Tuesday, October 14 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-10-15 02:43:42 GMT
    University of Georgia releases 2015 football schedule. More >>
    University of Georgia releases 2015 football schedule. More >>
  • Statesboro, Georgia Southern get ready to 'Paint the Town Blue'

    Statesboro, Georgia Southern get ready to 'Paint the Town Blue'

    Georgia Southern football fans in Statesboro have a chance to show their Eagle spirit in the days leading up to the first home game of the 2014 season. The university and the City of Statesboro are teamingMore >>
    The City of Statesboro and Georgia Southern want to spread school spirit for Eagle football.More >>
  • Southern Living open voting for 'The South's Biggest Rivalry' contest

    Southern Living open voting for 'The South's Biggest Rivalry' contest

    In the South, people are more passionate about their college football team than just about anything else.    More >>
    In the South, people are more passionate about their college football team than just about anything else.    More >>
  • Georgia Southern to open preseason practice on July 31

    Georgia Southern to open preseason practice on July 31

    Georgia Southern to open preseason practice on July 31.More >>

    Georgia Southern to open preseason practice on July 31.More >>

  • UGA, Notre Dame to play home and home college football series

    UGA, Notre Dame to play home and home college football series

    According to UGA Director of Athletics Greg McGarity, Georgia and Notre Dame, two influential college football programs, have agreed to play a two-game series.More >>
    According to UGA Director of Athletics Greg McGarity, Georgia and Notre Dame, two influential college football programs, have agreed to play a two-game series.More >>
  • Duke hits 3 HRs in 6-0 win over Georgia Tech

    Duke hits 3 HRs in 6-0 win over Georgia Tech

    Drew Van Orden struck out eight and Duke hit three home runs in beating Georgia Tech 6-0 at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.More >>
    Drew Van Orden struck out eight and Duke hit three home runs in beating Georgia Tech 6-0 at the Atlantic Coast Conference baseball tournament.More >>
  • Georgia Tech F Robert Carter Jr. to transfer

    Georgia Tech F Robert Carter Jr. to transfer

    Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory has announced that forward Robert Carter Jr. will not return for his junior season and plans to transfer.More >>
    Georgia Tech coach Brian Gregory has announced that forward Robert Carter Jr. will not return for his junior season and plans to transfer.More >>
  • Georgia WR LeMay to transfer following arrest

    Georgia WR LeMay to transfer following arrest

    Georgia wide receiver Uriah LeMay has decided to transfer. He was one of four Bulldogs players arrested in March and charged with illegal check-cashing.More >>
    Georgia wide receiver Uriah LeMay has decided to transfer. He was one of four Bulldogs players arrested in March and charged with illegal check-cashing.More >>
  • Georgia cornerback Shaq Wiggins is transferring

    Georgia cornerback Shaq Wiggins is transferring

    Georgia sophomore cornerback Shaq Wiggins, who started eight games in 2013, is transferring.More >>
    Georgia sophomore cornerback Shaq Wiggins, who started eight games in 2013, is transferring.More >>
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