Three of Georgia Southern's 11 defensive starters from 2012 are heading for the National Football League.
Gov. Nathan Deal on Tuesday singed House Bill 284, which develops policies for youth athletes who suffer concussions during a game, according to a news release.
Four starters from Georgia's defense were taken in the first three rounds of the National Football League draft in New York, according to according to GeorgiaDogs.com.
Former Georgia Southern safety J.J. Wilcox waited for his phone to ring throughout Friday evening.
The University of Georgia Alumni Association and the UGA Athletic Association have teamed up to bring UGA Day to Statesboro on May 22. A buffet dinner begins at 6 p.m., followed by the official program at 7 p.m.
Notre Dame returns to the Georgia Tech football schedule in 2015 as part of the Fighting Irish's scheduling partnership with the Atlantic Coast Conference. The date for the game, which will be played in South Bend (Ind.), has not been finalized.
The NFL draft begins Thursday night and continues through Saturday. It will be covered live by both ESPN and the NFL Network, I think, and attract a TV audience estimated to be in the millions.
KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- Matt Kenseth likened his victory in the STP 400 to a game of musical chairs -- you had to be leading when the music stopped.
SAVANNAH - Senior Citizens Inc. will host its third annual Miles for Meals 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, May 18, at Daffin Park. All proceeds will benefit the local Meals on Wheels program, which provides meals to seniors throughout Coastal Georgia.
Even if there wasn't a scoring system in place to reward defensive plays, it was pretty clear - the defense dominated.
STATESBORO - Life just got a little harder for Georgia Southern quarterbacks. The Eagles have added some new wrinkles to their triple-option offense in the form of no-huddle pacing and a four-wide, one-back shotgun set. "It got harder mentally, that's for sure," GSU offensive coordinator Brent Davis said. "Maybe the reads have gotten a little easier once the ball is actually snapped, maybe it takes pressure off of them execution-wise, being back off the ball ...
STATESBORO - Virginia Tech assistant coach and former College of Charleston interim head coach Mark Byington was introduced as the new head men's basketball coach at Georgia on Monday at a news conference at the Bishop Field House.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern will make the move to the Football Bowl Subdivision. Beginning on July 1, 2014, GSU will be a member of the Sun Belt Conference. GSU President Brooks Keel, Sun Belt Commissioner Karl Benson, GSU Athletic Director Tom Kleinlein and GSU student government president Dominique Quarles held a news conference Wednesday to announce the move. According to Kleinlein, the biggest change will be GSU's perception. "From this day forward, we are ...
Rion Brown and Jordan McRae will be on TV in the coming days as part of postseason college-basketball tournament coverage.
STATESBORO - More than 20 representatives from National Football League teams gathered in Statesboro last week to evaluate Georgia Southern Football players in preparation for the upcoming NFL draft.
It's tournament time in the NCAA. Georgia Southern has been wildly successful in spring sports in recent years - by mid-major standards - and there's a lot on the line for the Eagles as spring turns into summer.
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