Basketball

Eagles open Burg era with a victory

Brian Burg's coaching debut is a successful one, as Georgia Southern opened the 2020-21 season with a victory.

SSU’s Broadnax remembers late coach John Thompson

  Eagles’ Howard talks COVID-19 experience

UPDATE: Savannah State University suspends fall sports

Gamecocks’ highest paid coaches taking paycut

Final Four tradition interrupted for Coastal Empire trio

Burg introduced as Eagles’ head men’s basketball coach

Continued Coverage

Georgia Southern tabs Burg as new men’s basketball coach

Eagle AD Benko talks COVID-19 impact, men’s hoops coaching search

Sun Belt cancels basketball tournament, ending Eagles’ season

Eagles end 28-year drought with win at Georgia State

Eagles keep pace in Sun Belt with win over Coastal

Tigers sweep rival Golden Rams at home

Eagles bounce back, throttle Trojans

After a gutwrenching loss Saturday to Georgia State, the Eagles bounced back in a big way Thursday, blowing out Troy at home.

  Tigers earn pair of blowout wins, honor Kobe

The Savannah State men's and women's pick up blowout victories over region for Paine College.

Eagles return home, get back in win column

The Eagles returned home after 19 days away and stayed unbeaten at Hanner Fieldhouse this season.

SSU women pick up home win

Savannah State rides another solid offensive performance to a victory over Coastal Georgia Monday night.

Eagles close out road trip with loss to Trojans

Gordon: Ngumezi is in transfer portal

No. 22 LSU basketball takes on Bowling Green

Eagles open Howard era with exhibition win

Eagle hoops coaches preview season with Savannah alumni

NCAA hits Ga Tech with postseason ban, 4 years of probation

Dawgs, Eagles set for college hoops clash

Georgia and Georgia Southern will meet on the basketball court for the first time in 18 years this December.

Elon felt “just right” for Johnson’s Harris

Johnson's Brandon Harris committed to Elon Monday, choosing the Phoenix over some larger programs.

Tigers officially join SIAC Monday

Tigers officially rejoin the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and NCAA's Division II today.

SSU acknowledges NCAA infractions, hit with penalties

Savannah State hit with penalties after acknowledging NCAA Level II infractions.

Southern’s Smith granted medical hardship waiver

Ike Smith will return to Georgia Southern for a fifth season after being granted a medical hardship waiver.

Will Wade meets with LSU, NCAA officials

Suspended LSU basketball head coach Will Wade met with university and NCAA officials Friday.

Brown earns AP All-American Honorable Mention honor

Georgia Southern's Tookie Brown continues to add to his list of accomplishments.

  Howard expects quick turnaround for Eagles

Georgia Southern's new head women's basketball coach says losing will not be the norm for the Eagles any longer.

  March Madness felt even at Savannah Golf Championship

It's no surprise pro golfers are also following March Madness. But for those with teams playing in the tournament this week, it can cause some real fandom dilemmas.

MARCH MADNESS: Your guide to the first round games

CBS and WTOC are your home for March Madness.

Tookie Brown named Sun Belt Player of the Year

Georgia Southern star becomes first player in Sun Belt history named to four All-Conference First Teams.

Tigers’ season ends with upset loss in MEAC Tournament

Savannah State couldn't extend their MEAC run past the first round of the conference tournament after being upset by Delaware State.

  Eagles are excited for rivalry game, major stakes

Georgia Southern hosts Georgia State Saturday with at least a share of the Sun Belt regular season title on the line

  Eagles keep pace in Sun Belt race with 5th straight win

Georgia Southern holds the line in their quest for a Sun Belt Championship.

UGA’s Taylor gives birth hours after coaching Dawgs to win

Georgia head women's basketball coach Joni Taylor had a pretty busy few hours Monday and Tuesday.

SSU men win, women drop decisions against Bethune-Cookman

Savannah State's basketball teams split Monday's contests with Bethune-Cookman.

Tigers earn Monday sweep over Morgan State

The Savannah State men and women took care of business Monday night, earning home conference victories over Morgan State.

  SSU men hold off SCSU, women fall to Bulldogs

The Savannah State men took care of South Carolina State Saturday while the women dropped a decision to the Bulldogs.

  Jackson’s game-winner sends Eagles past ULM

Georgia Southern gets a key Sun Belt win on a last-second three-pointer from Quan Jackson.

Brown’s 24 leads Eagles past Savannah State

Georgia Southern gets first win of season with 11-point victory at Savannah State.

Eagles basketball coaches talk 2018-19 seasons in Savannah

Georgia Southern head basketball coaches Mark Byington and Kip Drown spoke to Eagle alumni in Savannah Thursday, and both are excited to see what the 2018-2019 season has in store.

NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Schedule: Thursday & Friday

NCAA Men's Basketball Championship Schedule: Thursday & Friday

Tigers host Rattlers in MEAC battle

The SSU basketball teams hosted a conference foe as Florida A&M came to town.

Jan. 16 college basketball capsule

Jan. 16 college basketball capsule.

Lady Eagles play tough, fall to Elon

The Georgia Southern Lady Eagles continued a three game league home stand Monday as they played host to the Phoenix of Elon University.

NCAA Tournament Action!

Click here for Scores from Saturday's Second round action from the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament plus Sunday's Schedule

NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 is all set!

The field of 16 is set in the men's NCAA Basketball tournament

Lady 'Dawgs bounced from Dance

Georgia Lady Bulldogs one and done in the NCAA Tournament

GSU to hire Young as head coach

Georgia Southern will find its new men's basketball coach in a former player.

'Cats scratch Eagles for Victory

'Cats claw out victory over Georgia Southern

AASU recruits 3 players

Kadedra Evans from Screven County may be the Lady Pirates rebounding answer.

Dearing Cup Presented

Jamaal Galloway sets a record for free throws at Armstrong Atlantic.

AASU Splits With Francis Marion

Kaneetha Gordon does it all as the Lady Pirates beat the Lady Patriots.

AASU Comes up Short

Lady Pirates rally from 17 points down, but still lose to Lander.

AASU Splits With Clayton State

Pirates lose but the Lady Pirates pull out a thriller.

AASU Wins Two

Pirates and Lady Pirates are both victorious in home games.

SSU Lady Tigers Defeat North Florida

SSU gets off to a slow start but rallies to win 13th game of the season.

AASU Sweeps Columbus State

Pirates and Lady Pirates are victorious in Peach Belt Conference showdowns.

AASU Falls Twice in Morrow

Pirates and Lady Pirates fail to get wins on the Road against Clayton State.

AASU Splits With Francis Marion

Pirates win, Lady Pirates lose to Patriots.

AASU Split Two at North Georgia

Pirates win, but Lady Pirates lose despite record from Kaneetha Gordon

Savannah State Falls at Creighton

Tigers get behind early and can never dig their way out of the hole.

Savannah State Beats USC-Aiken

Tigers rally to beat Pacers to improve to 2-1 in the young season.

Savannah State Falls at Nebraska

Tigers tie record for fewest points in first half at Nebraska.

Savannah State Loses to High Point

Tigers run out of gas in the second half.

Tigers Beaten By Hatters

Savannah State loses for the 6th time in their last 7 games.

Tigers Fall to 12th Ranked Marquette

No. 12 Marquette takes care of Savannah State

Tuesday Roundup

A loos at women's college basketball for Tuesday night.

AASU Beats N. C. Central

Kaneetha Gordon leads Lady Pirates to victory.

AASU Pirates Win 2

The Pirates and Lady Pirates win in opening of Chatham Orthopedics Holiday Tournament.

Eagles Beat Charleston in OT

Eagles rally in second half to take Southern Conference Victory.

Eagles Lose at Davidson

Georgia Southern comes up short in SoCon contest on the road.

Yellow Jackets Sting Tennessee Tech

Paul Hewitt's Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets take care of Tennessee Tech on the hardcourt

Tigers Avenge Loss, Beat High Point

Curtis Brown lead Savannah Satate to 62-59 win.

Sugar Bowl Preview? Georgia Beats Hawaii in Hoops

Bulldogs improve to 7-3 with defeat of Warriors.

Tech No Gentlemen in 86-41 Win

Yellowjackets outscore Centenary 45-18 in 2nd half en route to 86-41 victory.

Gamecocks Use Last Second Magic to Beat Charleston

Devan Downey's 3-point play with 2 seconds left wins it for South Carolina

Eagles Fly to Victory

Georgia Southern routs Asbury College.