Georgia's defense steps up to put last year behind them

ATLANTA — Georgia’s defense forced three turnovers and held the Yellow Jackets to 276 total yards of offense.

Stanford gives Notre Dame the boot

STANFORD, Calif. - Kevin Hogan threw four touchdown passes and drove No. 13 Stanford to the winning 45-yard field goal by Conrad Ukropina on the last play of the Cardinal's 38-36 victory over No.

Spurs drop Hawks for their fifth win in a row

SAN ANTONIO - Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points and the San Antonio Spurs won their fifth in a row, holding the Atlanta Hawks to several season lows offensively in a 108-88 victory.

Wildcats rout Warriors

Zep Jasper and Christian Keeling combined for 49 points in Laney's 31-point win against Grovetown.
By Wayne Staats

Alabama claims SEC West

Adam Griffith kicked five field goals to help propel the Crimson Tide to the SEC West title with a 29-13 victory over rival Auburn on Saturday.
By John Zenor

Buckeyes run over Wolverines

Ezekiel Elliott had 214 yards rushing and two touchdowns, helping No. 8 Ohio State rout the 12th-ranked Wolverines 42-13 on Saturday.
By Larry Lage

Jones leads Spieth at Australian Open

SYDNEY - Matt Jones shot 3-under-par 68 to hold a three-stroke advantage over a surging Jordan Spieth after the third round of the Australian Open on Saturday.

Irish hang on to beat the Lions

Aquinas moved to the state semifinals with a one-point home win Friday night.
By Wayne Staats

Silver Bluff earns spot in state championship game

Silver Bluff jumped on Marion early in the Class AA Division II Lower State title game and put together a dominating ground game with some big stops from the defense to win 28-12 and advance to the school's seventh state championship game appearance.
By Mike Rosier

Pharoh Cooper plays his last game as a Gamecock

COLUMBIA - Pharoh Cooper played his final game as a Gamecock. The junior all-purpose player declared his intentions to turn pro after this season.
By John Boyette

Wolves rout Bulldogs in quarterfinals

Buford controlled all phases of the game to shut down Thomson 49-7 on Friday night in the Class AAAA quarterfinals.
By David Lee

College Football Scores

Scott Michaux

Future of Bulldogs coach is still unclear

Georgia’s football season from the outside looking in ceased being about wins or losses or X’s or O’s and became exclusively about its head coach Mark Richt.

Front row seat to elusive bobcats' occasional appearance

Over many years, I've caught only occasional fleeting glimpses of Lynx Rufus, the most elusive resident of our southern forests. But on this day, here were four at one time. 

Kelly leads Rebels past Bulldogs

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Chad Kelly threw for 236 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score to lead No. 19 Mississippi over No. 23 Mississippi State 38-27.

Devils rally for OT victory

MONTREAL - Defenseman John Moore scored in overtime, and the New Jersey Devils rallied for a 3-2 victory over the NHL-leading Montreal Canadiens.

Rushing attack helps Georgia Southern knock out South Alabama

STATESBORO, Ga. - When South Alabama opened the game Saturday with an 11-play, 75-yard touchdown drive, the Jaguars didn't even realize they were playing right into Georgia Southern's hands.
By Nathan Deen

Sherrill hits milestone in Jaguars win

Augusta's Keshun Sherrill reached 1,000 career points while leading the Jaguars to a 76-59 win over Shaw on Saturday.
By David Lee

Florida State throttles Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Dalvin Cook ran for 183 yards and two touchdowns, Roberto Aguayo kicked two long field goals and No. 14 Florida State upended 10th-ranked Florida 27-2.

Falcons, Vikings look to bounce back

ATLANTA - For both the Falcons and the Vikings, the message is the same. Remain calm. All is well.
By Paul Newberry

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