Eagle Report

Hennon looking forward to Eagles’ 2020 season

Georgia Southern head baseball coach Rodney Hennon says there is a lot to like about the Eagles in 2020.

Eagles close out road trip with loss to Trojans

  Tom Kleinlein resigns as Georgia Southern athletics director

  Georgia Southern Eagles fall to Liberty University Flames

  Eagles leave spot for teammate during bowl game picture

  Bowl loss still a building block for Georgia Southern

  Georgia Southern linebacker honors mother with pink headband

Continued Coverage

  Eagles, Flames excited for first bowl game at Orlando soccer stadium

  GS football player named a ‘Comeback Player of the Year’

Final practice for the Eagles before the Cure Bowl

GSU Eagles in Orlando for Cure Bowl

Eagles ready for another test vs. top WR

Eagles head to Orlando with purpose

Motivated Eagles crush Panthers in rivalry clash

Georgia Southern closed out the regular season with a 38-10 blowout victory over rival Georgia State Saturday night.

Eagles seek to bolster bowl resume against State

Chad Lunsford says the Eagles let an opportunity to virtually guarantee a bowl spot slip away with a loss to Arkansas State last week.

  Saluda Co. Sheriff’s Office finds no wrongdoing in Werts case after internal investigation

The deputy involved in the arrest of Georgia Southern quarterback Shai Werts has been cleared of any wrongdoing after an administrative review.

  Fans welcome Georgia Southern Eagles home after win against Appalachian State

The Georgia Southern Eagles returned home to applause Friday.

Eagles knock off #20 App State

Eagles open Howard era with exhibition win

Former Georgia Southern kicker Koo joins the Atlanta Falcons

Eagles reveal alternate helmets with It-inspired video

Eagle hoops coaches preview season with Savannah alumni

  Eagles talk about teammate’s death

  GS football player Jordan Wiggins dies at 18

The Georgia Southern Athletics Department has confirmed freshman football player Jordan Wiggins has died.

Fisk is Sun Belt Male Athlete of the Year

Steven Fisk keeps adding more awards to his resume, this time as the first Eagle ever to be named the Sun Belt Male Student-Athlete of the Year.

Eagles claim J.T. Poston Invitational title for second straight year

Georgia Southern set a school and tournament record while claiming the J.T. Poston Invitational for the second straight year.

Eagles not discouraged after 1-3 start

Georgia Southern isn't letting a tough start to the season discourage them moving forward.

Eagle baseball releases 2020 schedule

The Georgia Southern baseball team released the team's 2020 schedule Tuesday.

Eagles hopeful Werts will return Saturday vs. Cajuns

Georgia Southern remains hopeful QB Shai Werts will be back in action this Saturday for the Sun Belt opener.

Adrian Peterson elected to GA Sports Hall of Fame

Georgia Southern legend Adrian Peterson will be the third Eagle ever inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame.

  Arresting deputy in Werts’ case is under internal investigation

The arrest of Georgia Southern quarterback Shai Werts last month and the deputy who conducted the traffic stop and field test of the white substance on Werts' car hood are the subject of an internal investigation by the Saluda County Sheriff's Office.

“It’s Georgia Southern vs. The World:” Eagles not shying away from Tiger task

Georgia Southern doesn't expect many to pick them against #6 LSU, but they don't seem to mind.

Former Eagle star Shaw excited for coaching debut in Statesboro

Eight years after leading Georgia Southern as the Eagles' QB, Jaybo Shaw returns to Statesboro Saturday as the head coach of Rabun County.

  Georgia Southern football player pleads not guilty, 911 call released of incident in Fla.

Audio obtained by WTOC from the Bradford County, Fla. Sheriff's Office sheds some light on the disturbing details that led to Georgia Southern University football player Quan Griffin and his two family members being arrested and charged with multiple felonies.

King ruled immediately eligible for GA Southern

Running back J.D. King will be able to suit up for the Eagles immediately after the NCAA has granted his transfer waiver appeal. King transferred to Southern from Oklahoma State in January.

  Georgia Southern hosts second fall scrimmage, fan fest

As classes and football season grow closer in Statesboro, the excitement grows as well.

Eagles, new university president take part in traditional baptisms

Georgia Southern's seniors and new university president Dr. Kyle Marrero took their spots in the traditional Eagle Creek Baptism.

Fisk falls in U.S. Amateur Round of 32; Walker Cup likely next

Former Georgia Southern great Steven Fisk won't win the U.S. Amateur Championship, but he's likely heading to represent his country in the Walker Cup.

  Georgia Southern hosts first fall scrimmage, Little Eagles clinic

Saturday morning at Paulson Stadium, the Eagles played their first scrimmage of fall camp.

  GS quarterback speaks publicly after drug charges dropped

Georgia Southern University (GS) Quarerback Shai Werts spoke to reporters Saturday for the first time since his drug charges were dropped.

  Georgia Southern quarterback cleared of drug charge, player suspension lifted

The deputy solicitor has confirmed to WTOC that the substance on the hood of GSU quarterback Shai Werts’ car was not a controlled substance.

  Cocaine or bird poo? Investigation continues after GS quarterback arrested

The Georgia Southern Athletics Department tells WTOC Werts was given a drug test, and passed it.

Arrest report in Quan Griffin case released

WTOC has obtained the incident report in the arrest of Georgia Southern defensive lineman Quan Griffin.

Werts returns to practice for Eagles

Georgia Southern QB Shai Werts was back at practice Sunday. The athletic department says he passed a drug test, and is allowed to resume activities with the team.

  2 Georgia Southern football players arrested, suspended from team

Two Georgia Southern University football players have been suspended from all football operations after being arrested earlier this week.

  Peterson gets down to fundamentals in Richmond Hill

Georgia Southern legend Adrian Peterson broke it all the way down for youth athletes in Richmond Hill this week. He also gave his thoughts on the Eagles' preseason camp.

  Eagles talk 2019 at Sun Belt Media Day

Georgia Southern discussed their 2018 turnaround and the 2019 season outlook at Sun Belt Media Day.

  Eagles picked 3rd in East; Vildor is preseason defensive player of the year

CB Kindle Vildor is the Sun Belt preseason defensive player of the year, but the Eagles are picked to finish 3rd in the East Division.

Eagles have Tigers’ attention, name SBC Media Day reps

The Georgia Southern Eagle don't go to Sun Belt Media Day until next week, but they were still getting some pub.

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.

Eagle football team doing right with community service

Georgia Southern logged the most community service hours of any Division I football team in 2018-2019.

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.

Georgia Southern’s Ledford named Freshman All-American

Georgia Southern's Noah Ledford hit 11 homers and had 44 RBI in 2019.

Georgia Southern’s Shuman drafted by A’s

The Oakland A's select Georgia Southern RHP Seth Shuman in the 6th round of the MLB Draft.

Will Fisk win the Haskins Award on Tuesday?

Georgia Southern senior Steven Fisk is one of three finalists for The Haskins Award, which will be given out on Tuesday.

  Georgia Southern’s Fisk takes 2nd at NCAA Golf Championships

Georgia Southern's Steven Fisk finishes his collegiate career with the best NCAA Championships finish in Eagle history as the national runner-up.

Eagles rout Little Rock, advance to Sun Belt semis

Georgia Southern blows out Little Rock to advance to the conference semifinals on Saturday.

Fisk, Collins earn top Sun Belt golf honors

Georgia Southern adds to an already successful season on the golf course with Sun Belt Golfer and Coach of the Year honors.

  Eagles plan to “shock the world” at NCAA Championships

The Georgia Southern men's golf team plans to upset all of the sport's big boys at this weekend PGA Championship.

Georgia Southern baseball ends regular season with a series win over State

Saturday Georgia Southern and Georgia State faced off on the baseball diamond in a double-header

GS baseball clinches Sun Belt East Division title

Georgia Southern's baseball team clinches the Sun Belt's East Division title with losses from South Alabama and Coastal Carolina.

Eagles advance to NCAA Golf Finals

The Eagles will have for a shot at the national championship.

Eagles 3rd after Day One at Stanford Regional

Georgia Southern has a good day at The Farm, firing a two-under 278 to sit third after one round of the Stanford Regional.

  Eagles excited about form heading to NCAA Regional

The Georgia Southern men's golf team likes where their game is collectively as they prepare for the NCAA Championships.

Number one in your hearts AND your program?

Georgia Southern QB is making a uniform number change, switching to #1 from #4.

Eagle men’s golf earns NCAA bid, headed to Stanford regional

Georgia Southern will make the program's 25th NCAA Tournament appearance in the Stanford regional later this month.

  Eagle baseball downs Charleston in Savannah

Georgia Southern returns to historic Grayson Stadium for the first time in 15 years and picks up a win over College of Charleston.

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.

New head coach named for Georgia Southern women’s basketball team

A new coach will take the reins of the Georgia Southern University women’s basketball program.

Georgia Southern Men’s Basketball falls in Sun Belt Tournament semifinals

The Georgia Southern University men’s basketball team fell in the semifinal round of the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Saturday night, falling to University of Texas- Arlington 67 to 58.

  Eagles host Pro Day in Statesboro

Georgia Southern welcomes around a dozen NFL and CFL teams to Statesboro for the program's annual Pro Day.

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.

Georgia Southern parts ways with women’s basketball coach

Saturday morning Georgia Southern University announced that they will not renew Kip Drown’s contract- the Eagle women’s basketball head coach.

  Athletes compete at Georgia Southern’s “True Blue Saturday”

The college held the football spring game at 11, followed by softball at 1, baseball at 2 and a huge basketball game at 5. They also had a student athlete competing for a rifle national championship.

  Eagles rout Bears in chilly midweek affair

Georgia Southern puts out their best offensive output of the season in 13-3 win over Mercer Wednesday.

  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

  Dawgs down Eagles to open Statesboro series

The Eagles left nine runners on base in a 3-1 loss to nationally-ranked Georgia.

2019 Georgia Southern football schedule released

The Eagles start the season on the road against a Southeastern Conference opponent.

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

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

  Eagles drop series opener to WVU

Georgia Southern couldn't find the offense to take down West Virginia in Friday's series opener.