Rescheduled Savannah Golf Championship tees off Thursday

The Savannah Golf Championship returns to Skidaway Island this week, bringing with it some of the Korn Ferry Tour’s best players.

  Jenkins football holds voter registration event

  Game of the Week: Liberty Co. at Bradwell

  Savannah Bananas agree to new Grayson Stadium lease

  Georgia Southern to face ranked opponent on Saturday

‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

  Savannah soccer standout DeLoach commits to Clemson

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  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 18

Florida Atlantic postpones Saturday’s game against Georgia Southern

  SHS football to play opener despite coach being hospitalized with COVID-19

  Game of the Week: Wayne Co. at Richmond Hill

  Eagles' game still on after FAU reportedly canceled practice this week due to COVID-19 positives

Tormenta FC names new head coach; former coach moves to technical director role

  Construction making progress around Statesboro’s new Tormenta FC stadium

Developers of a long-awaited shopping and entertainment area in Statesboro say they’re getting closer to building construction after months of road-building.

No tailgating at UGA home football games

The university’s athletic program has barred tailgating at the Bulldogs' home games.

Eagles rally to avoid Campbell upset bid

Georgia Southern trailed FCS foe Campbell by 14 in the second half, but rallied for a 27-20 win

  Eagles fans happy to be back in Paulson

Capacity was reduced to 25-percent here at Paulson Stadium, but Eagle Nation still showed up and showed out

  Fans experience tailgating in the COVID era at Georgia Southern

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 11

Area football games impacted by COVID-19

  Statesboro High School football player hospitalized with COVID-19 complications

Bubba Wallace leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at season’s end

‘Uga’ will not be on the sideline for Georgia football games

  Eagles ready to start 2020 football season

It is finally game week for the Georgia Southern Eagles.

Liberty Co. School System prepares phased re-entry plan; return to fall athletics

The Liberty County School System has prepared a phased re-entry plan to begin returning students to face-to-face instruction.

Organizers, IOC trying to remove doubts over Tokyo Olympics

Several recent public opinion polls have shown skepticism from the Japanese public and the business community that the games can go on — or should go on.

Darlington Raceway Names Backstretch Suites the Jimmie Johnson Champions Club

The Track Too Tough to Tame Honors Seven-Time NASCAR Cup Series Champion & Three-Time Darlington Winner

  SCAD graduate behind 2020 Kentucky Derby bourbon bottle design

Typically the first Saturday in May the Kentucky Derby is run, but due to coronavirus, the 146th run for the roses took place September 5

  End Zone: High school football scores for Friday, Sept. 4

High school football games in the Coastal Empire and Lowcountry on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020.

Bulloch Academy blows out Country Day to open 2020 season

Bulloch Academy opened the 2020 high school football season in southeast Georgia with a blowout victory.

  Savannah goes bananas for final home game of 2020 season

Thursday night, the Savannah Bananas took the field at Historic Grayson Stadium one last time in 2020.

  WTOC Game of the Week: Cadets host tough test to open 2020 season

The Georgia high school football season kicks off in just about 24 hours and the first WTOC Game of the Week will happen at Memorial Stadium as Benedictine hosts Burke County.

UGA’s Newman opts to sit out 2020 season

Georgia QB Jamie Newman won't play for the Dawgs in 2020.

  Jasper County School District not participating in extra-curricular, sports for fall

The Jasper County School District students are back in the books, although not in person.

  Georgia Southern football players plan peaceful march

Several Georgia Southern University football players are planning a peaceful march on Thursday, Sept. 3.

Statesboro High School football game canceled due to COVID-19 concerns

The Statesboro High School football game scheduled for Friday, Sept. 4, has been canceled.

SSU’s Broadnax remembers late coach John Thompson

Savannah State men's basketball coach Horace Broadnax played for John Thompson at Georgetown University, winning a national title in 1984. Thompson died at 78 years old Monday.

Vidalia High School football practice suspended; first game canceled after positive COVID-19 tests

Football practice at Vidalia High School has been temporarily suspended after positive COVID-19 tests. The first game of the season has also been canceled.

SEC to announce 2020 football schedule Monday

After months of changes and uncertainty, the SEC has announced that they will release the 2020 college football schedule Monday at 6 p.m.

SCISA football scores from 08-28-20

Five area SCISA football teams kicked off their regular seasons Friday night.

Georgia Southern football practice suspended after positive COVID-19 tests

The Georgia Southern University football team has temporarily suspended football practice after positive COVID-19 tests.

Rebels ready for Friday’s SCISA kickoff

Thomas Heyward Academy and four other area Low Country football teams will kick off their regular seasons Friday night.

  Wildcats aim to build on historic 2019

Richmond Hill hopes to build on their historic 2019 season with a strong 2020 campaign.

LeCounte named to preseason AP All-American First Team

Liberty County native Richard LeCounte has been named to the AP All-American team.

Eagles picked to finish 2nd in SBC East; five named all-conference

The Eagles were picked to finish second in the Sun Belt east division, while five players were named to the preseason all-conference team.

USCB women’s soccer team quarantined after positive COVID-19 tests

The women’s soccer team at the University of South Carolina – Beaufort has been quarantined after positive COVID-19 tests.

Georgia Southern announces Paulson Stadium game day changes

Georgia Southern will limit fan capacity at Paulson Stadium to 25 percent to start the season.

Bananas set for Breakfast Bowl series

The Bananas will take on the rival Bacon in a nine-game exhibition series called the Breakfast Bowl.

UGA announces limited capacity at Sanford Stadium, modified ticket allocation process for upcoming season

The University of Georgia has announced that Sandford Stadium capacity will be limited to 20 to 25 percent this upcoming season.

Savannah native stays positive through football changes

Several conferences at college football’s top level have postponed the 2020 season, leaving many players off the field this fall.

  Athletes return to practice in Beaufort County

The high school sports seasons are just around the corner for South Carolina public schools. In Beaufort County, Monday was one athletes and coaches have been waiting for for quite a while.

Beach High football team will quarantine after student-athlete’s positive COVID-19 test

A Beach High School football player self-reported a positive COVID-19 case, according to the school system.

NCAA cancels fall sports championships; not FBS football

The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has canceled all fall sports championships.

  Birx says college football players can get back on the field if they’re ‘ultra careful’

White House Coronavirus Task Force member Dr. Deborah Birx believes there is a “way forward” when it comes to college football this fall.

GHSA holding onto Sept. 4 start date for football

The Georgia High School Association says the September 4 start date for high school football is still on, but changes could still be coming.

  SCCPSS to delay fall sports, limit games to intra-district only

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System has announced it will delay the start to fall sports and limit games to intra-district play only.

No patrons at the Masters this year, ANGC says

The Augusta National Golf Club has ruled there will be no patrons at the Masters this year.

Eagles add road tilt with Army to 2020 schedule

The Eagles and Black Knights will meet for the first time in November. The game will replace Southern's canceled contest at Ole Miss.

Big Ten, Pac-12 pull plug on fall football amid pandemic

The move comes six day after the conference that includes historic programs such as Ohio State, Michigan, Nebraska and Penn State had released a revised conference-only schedule that it hoped would help it navigate a fall season with potential COVID-19 disruptions.

NBA star Chris Paul reps Savannah State on his sneakers

NBA star Chris Paul has been highlighting historically black colleges on his sneakers during the return to basketball in Orlando, Fla.

  HHI teenager wins 89th South Carolina Amateur Championship

Jonathan Griz won the 89th South Carolina Amateur Championship Sunday at Columbia Country Club in Blythewood, becoming the youngest winner in the tournament’s history.

Gamecocks Offensive Coordinator Mike Bobo accused of racial insensitivity by former players

The University of South Carolina Athletics Director Ray Tanner released a statement Sunday regarding the report.

  Eagles kick off preseason football practice

The Georgia Southern football team got back to work early Friday morning in Statesboro. Gearing up for the 2020 season.

SCCPSS cancels athletic games for week of Aug. 10

The Savannah-Chatham County Public School System has canceled all athletic games for the week of Aug. 10.

  Eagles’ Howard talks COVID-19 experience

Georgia Southern head women's basketball coach Anita Howard tells WTOC about her experience battling COVID-19.

GHSA cancels football scrimmages, postpones cheer season

The organization said football practices are allowed to continue to practice in a safe and controlled environment.

  Statesboro renaming road to honor late coach Hill

Many people in Statesboro and around the high school sports world are still mourning the loss of longtime Statesboro High School basketball coach Lee Hill who passed away Saturday of complications from COVID-19.

SCHSL sets new dates for fall sports, football season to start Sept. 25

The league voted to begin football’s regular season on September 25.

  BC’s Holton ready for All-American experience

Benedictine star Carter Holton will play in the Perfect Game All-American Classic next month.

Georgia Southern football game versus Boise State canceled

The season opening football game for Georgia Southern has been canceled.

Longtime Statesboro basketball coach Lee Hill passes away

Lee Hill led the Blue Devils to more than 800 victories and a state championship game. Statesboro High home games have been played on Lee Hill Court since 2016.

  Liberty County School System suspends all sports, extracurricular activities

The Liberty County School System is suspending all athletics and extracurricular activities.

  Oglethorpe Speedway prepared to host monster truck show

Any other season, drivers and promoters would want the stands packed with cheering fans, on their feet standing elbow to elbow. This year makes even monster truck races different.

Virus rocks MLB: Cards-Brewers off; 2 St. Louis positives

The coronavirus forced another change in Major League Baseball’s schedule, bringing the league’s total to eight teams affected in the first nine days of the season.

SEC goes to conference-only schedule, Sept. 26 start

The SEC's university presidents agreed on a 10-game schedule that eliminates all nonconference opponents and is set to begin Sept. 26.

Georgia Southern loses game with SEC going conference-only

Georgia Southern's scheduled contest with Ole Miss this November is now off as the SEC will play a conference-only football slate.

  GHSA releases reported COVID-19 numbers

High school sports in Georgia are scheduled to begin next week and teams are beginning to ramp up their preseason preparations.

ACC schedule includes Notre Dame, 10 conference games

ACC limits football schedule to 11 games; Notre Dame will play 10 ACC foes and be eligible for the conference title game.

Tormenta FC earns draw on short rest

Tormenta FC's second game in four days ends in another draw.

NAIA postpones most fall sport championships to 2021

The NAIA will push back fall championship events in men's and women's soccer, cross country, and women's volleyball to the spring of 2021.

Excitement, caution on first day of GHSA football practice

GHSA football teams begin practice around the state on Monday.