Aiken advances to semifinals with win

Aiken used contributions across the court to beat Myrtle Beach 3-0 in the third round of the Class AAA volleyball playoffs Thursday night.
By David Lee

Theus brothers find home on the road

For Georgia's John Theus and his older brother, long snapper Nathan Theus, Saturday's game in Jacksonville, Fla., against Florida has a twist of homecoming to it.
By Caitlyn Stroh

Georgia loses appeal for Gurley's reinstatement

An NCAA reinstatement committee on Thursday night denied the school's request to have Todd Gurley's four-game suspension reduced, according to the NCAA.
By Marc Weiszer

Florida State rallies past Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Jameis Winston threw three touchdowns to offset a three-interception start and Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville 42-31 on Thursday night.

Eagles' QB leads way vs. Trojans

STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern put on its second show this season for a national television audience Thursday night, routing Troy 42-10 at Paulson Stadium.
By Donald Heath

Trout streams await anglers

If ever there was a good time to head to the mountain trout streams of north Georgia and northern South Carolina, this is it.
By Bill Baab

Tennessee offense is coming around

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee's dormant offense finally might be awakening just in time for the stretch run.
By Steve Megargee

Giants earn dynasty label

After winning its third championship in five seasons, the San Francisco Giants label as a dynasty looks as if it will stick.
By Janie McCauley

Pats junior wins weekly honor

After scoring a touchdown three different ways, Westside's Josh Reynolds is the Player of the Week.
By Wayne Staats

Irish take favorite role

After decades of losing to Lincoln County, Aquinas is now the huge favorite in Friday's game.
By Wayne Staats


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Untapable favored in Distaff

ARCADIA, Calif. - Untapable and jockey Rosie Napravnik can close out a stellar year with a victory in the $2 million Breeders' Cup Distaff. The path to the winner's circle has been made a bit easier by the absence of defending champion Beholder.

Swede leads in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Rikard Karlberg birdied his last two holes for 7-under-par 65 Thursday to take the lead after the opening round of the CIMB Classic.

Romo held out of practice, but could play

Tony Romo did not take part in Thursday's walkthrough and will not practice, but Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett remains hopeful the quarterback can play in Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals.

Penguins, Fleury shut down Kings

PITTSBURGH - Marc-Andre Fleury made 35 saves in his 30th NHL shutout, and Chris Kunitz had two goals in a three-point game to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 3-0 victory over the Los Angeles Kings 3-0 on Thursday night.

Knicks spoil James' return to Cleveland

CLEVELAND - LeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.

South Carolina to play without leading tackler

South Carolina's leading tackler Skai Moore won't play against Tennessee because of an ankle injury.

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Georgia Regents is ranked fourth in the NCAA Division II Southeast Region poll - the highest ranking since the program was established in 1985.

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Thomson game adds security

THOMSON, Ga. -- McDuffie County officials will add extra security precautions tonight after fight rumors circulated related to the last Thomson High home football game of the season.

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