Stories by Chris Starrs

Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015

Bands for Southern, Georgia put on a show

ATHENS, GA. — For 16 lively minutes Saturday afternoon, there were few fans in Sanford Stadium focused on Nick Chubb’s bid for his 12th consecutive 100-yard rushing game.
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Early enrollees stand out in G-Day Game

ATHENS, Ga. - Considering that linebacker Natrez Patrick and defensive back Jarvis Wilson have been college students for about three months and college football players for about three weeks, both ...
By Chris Starrs

Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014

Mark Richt: Mr. Stability in the SEC

ATHENS, Ga. -- When the Georgia Bulldogs hired Mark Richt on the day after Christmas in 2000, he was a 40-year-old relative unknown who'd spent the last 15 years as an assistant coach. Look at him ...
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014

Receiver could have played final game for Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. - If junior split end Malcolm Mitchell has played his last game in Sanford Stadium, his performance on Saturday is one he can be proud of.
By Chris Starrs

Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014

'Star Wars geek' Conley didn't hear tribute

ATHENS, Ga. - It was entirely fitting that the Georgia Redcoat Marching Band played the theme from Star Wars when Bulldogs receiver Chris Conley scored the first of his two touchdowns Saturday in ...
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014

Georgia QB bounces back from interceptions

ATHENS, Ga. - On his 66th pass attempt of the year, Georgia quarterback Hutson Mason had an experience like no other this season - the Bulldog senior threw an interception.
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014

Florida high school alumni spark Dogs

ATHENS, Ga. - Clearly, No. 13 Georgia owes a lot to the Florida-based American Heritage School for its 66-0 victory Saturday over Troy.
By Chris Starrs

Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014

Towns expected to answer call for Georgia

Georgia reserve receivers like Kenneth Towns will see more playing time this week against South Carolina because of injuries.
By Chris Starrs

Sunday, Aug 31, 2014

Freshman back Chubb shines

ATHENS, Ga. - Nick Chubb has most impressive showing of Georgia's freshman in the Bulldogs' opener.
By Chris Starrs

Monday, Aug 18, 2014

Dog's Douglas 'ready to go' if needed again

ATHENS, Ga. - When former Aquinas star Brendan Douglas arrived at Georgia last summer, he had no idea - and therefore, no expectations - about the season that awaited.
By Chris Starrs

Friday, Oct. 25, 2013

Georgia players welcome weekend off

ATHENS, Ga. - After what has been a grueling - both physically and emotionally - first half of the season, Georgia players are looking forward to a weekend off.
By Chris Starrs

Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013

Georgia freshmen running backs stepped up for the Bulldogs

Georgia freshmen tailbacks Brendan Douglas and J.J. Green provided a slight ray of light in an otherwise dark afternoon on Saturday, as the Bulldogs lost to Missouri.
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013

Former Georgia QB Mettenberger stellar for Tigers

It wasn't everything that his return to the University of Georgia might have been, but it was pretty doggone close. Former Georgia QB Zach Mettenberger had a stellar outing in a narrow defeat.
By Chris Starrs

Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013

Pop Warner players Clowney around with ESPN

East Georgia Pop Warner players will be featured on a segment of ESPN College Gameday Saturday, helping preview the "Border Bash."
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, April 6, 2013

Georgia's receivers have solid showing in G-Day Game

ATHENS, Ga. - Despite the departure of steady veterans and the on-field absence of Malcolm Mitchell and Michael Bennett due to injury, Georgia's receiving corps made a credible showing in ...
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012

Georgia quarterback has big day while setting record

Georgia quarterback Aaron Murray etched his name in the Southeastern Conference record books by becoming the first quarterback in league history to throw for 3,000-plus yards in three consecutive ...
By Chris Starrs

Friday, Nov. 23, 2012

Home finale to be emotional for Dogs' Smith

Georgia cornerback Branden Smith is man enough to admit he might get a little emotional today when he enters the field at Sanford Stadium for the last time as a player.
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012

Dogs' 'D' held its own against triple option

Although Georgia's defense didn't have its season-best performance statistically in its 45-14 victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday, it was still a very satisfying afternoon for the No. 5 ...
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012

Georgia's offensive line struggles early

ATHENS, Ga. - In Georgia's 37-10 Southeastern Conference victory over Ole Miss Saturday, the Bulldogs' offensive line - and by extension, its entire offense - got off to a disturbingly slow start.
By Chris Starrs

Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012

UGA special teams kept Vols in game

Special teams mistakes, particularly in the second quarter, turned a potential sleeper of a Southeastern Conference game into a battle that raged well into the final few minutes of play.
By Chris Starrs
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