Wildcats' offense sputters in loss

Laney coach Lemuel Lackey left Friday night’s game pondering his offense’s future. Laney committed five turnovers in a 40-20 loss to Elbert County on Friday night.
By Chris Gay

Knights stifle Panthers

No miracles needed this year. On Friday night, the Knights outscored the Panthers 22-0 in the second half and won 29-14. In 2013, Evans scored on a last-second play to upset playoff-bound Lakeside 26-21.
By Scott Rouch

Gray leads Hawks past Bears

Washington County's A.J. Gray rushed for 233 yards and threw for 154, totaling six touchdowns as the Golden Hawks beat Burke County 47-27 on Friday night.
By David Lee

No. 1 Irish survive upset bid

Ruben Garnett scored with 10 seconds to go. With the ensuing extra point from Justin Thompson, Aquinas won 28-27 Friday night.
By Wayne Staats

Tigers rally to beat Bulldogs in rivalry renewal

Thomson loses poise as penalties mount to let Washington-Wilkes rally from an 11-point deficit in the final 13 minutes.
By Scott Michaux

Yellow Jackets handle Hornets

North Augusta quarterback Trib Reece threw four touchdowns passes as the Yellow Jackets crushed Aiken 49-0 on Friday night.
By Dave Ward

Florida State suspends Winston for entire game

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Top-ranked Florida State will face Clemson without Jameis Winston - for the entire game.
By Kareem Copeland

NFL commissioner wants to implement new personal conduct policies

NEW YORK - Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL wants to implement new personal conduct policies by the Super Bowl.
By Barry Wilner

Paine opens SIAC schedule

For Paine football coach Greg Ruffin, today's game against Lane is important, but not because the Lions are playing his alma mater.
By Chris Gay

Ex-GreenJacket posts win as Mets blank Braves

ATLANTA - Lucas Duda hit a two-run homer, former Augusta GreenJacket Zack Wheeler pitched six scoreless innings and the New York Mets beat the struggling Atlanta Braves 5-0 on Friday night but were eliminated from playoff contention.
By George Henry

Ironman pumps money into downtown

Revenue pumped into downtown businesses from next weekend's Ironman triathlon has already started to cycle in.
By Jenna Martin

Georgia desperate' for victory

ATHENS, Ga. - The last year Troy lost its first three games, Herschel Walker was running toward the Heisman Trophy at Georgia ub 1982.
By Charles Odum

Young Vanderbilt team faces South Carolina

South Carolina takes on a young Vanderbilt team in its first road game of the season.
By Teresa M. Walker

Georgia Tech seeks consistency on offense

Virginia Tech and Georgia Tech arrive at their Atlantic Coast Conference openers in search of offensive consistency, and knowing their most important game remaining might be the one today.

Georgia Southern to play historic game

Georgia Southern plays its Sun Belt Conference opener on the road against South Alabama.
By Donald Heath

Hester breaks friend's record

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons' Devin Hester who holds the NFL record for most return touchdowns all by himself, breaking his No. 1 mentor's record.
By Paul Newberry

Browns' Gordon reinstated, suspension reduced

Cleveland wide receiver Josh Gordon was reinstated into the NFL and had his one-year suspension reduced to 10 games Friday after the league announced changes to its drug policy.

Keselowski sets track record to claim Sprint Cup pole

LOUDON, N.H. - Brad Keselowski will start the second race in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship the way he ended the first one - out front.


In Franklin, Tenn., the Georgia Regents women are in sixth place after the first round of the 54-hole Mason Rudolph Championship. The Jaguars shot 7-over-par 295.

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