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Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015

Jaguar golfers reunite to honor longtime assistant

For many of the almost 20 former Augusta State golfers, their driving ability, iron play and putting touch didn't come to close to matching their collegiate form. Yet they were all in good humor. ...
By Chris Gay

Friday, Dec. 4, 2015

Augusta stumbles early in loss to Bowie State

Augusta University struggled mightily in the first half and never fully recovered in a 91-81 loss to Bowie State on Saturday night at Christenberry Fieldhouse.
By David Lee

Sunday, Nov. 29, 2015

Trojans outlast Jaguars

Augusta University fought to a close finish against the defending Southeast Regional champions, but Mount Olive outlasted the Jaguars 87-83 on Sunday.
By David Lee

Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

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

Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015

Augusta wins wild shootout with Paine in overtime

When the clock struck zero, the Jaguars emerged with a 117-108 overtime win over Paine in the annual Augusta City Classic
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

Jaguar women keep Lions winless

Augusta never trailed and pulled away with a strong second half to beat Paine 83-68 on Saturday at Christenberry Fieldhouse.
By David Lee

Friday, Nov. 20, 2015

Augusta, Paine to meet in annual rivalry

The Augusta University and Paine College men's basketball teams enter Saturday's rivalry matchup with the same objective - win their first game.
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015


In Greenwood, S.C., Emry Tsitouris hit a shot in the lane as time expired, lifting USC Aiken to a 68-66 victory over Lincoln Memorial on Saturday.

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015

Metress returns with young Jaguars squad

Entering his 20th season as a head basketball coach, Augusta's Dip Metress has a sense of renewal.
By Chris Gay

Jaguar women looking to improve

Nate Teymer is ready for his team to take the next step.
By Chris Gay

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015


In Kiawah Island, S.C., Augusta University is tied for second with Virginia after the first day of the Kiawah Classic at Turtle Point Golf Course on Sunday.

Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015

Augusta men's basketball team ranked No. 23

Jaguars are ranked No. 23 in preseason poll The Augusta University men's basketball team will enter the season ranked in the NCAA Division II top 25.
By Chris Gay

Tuesday, Oct. 20, 2015

Jags finish 10th at Tavistock

In Orlando, Fla., the Augusta University men's golf team finished in 10th at the Tavistock Collegiate Invitational on Tuesday.

Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015

Excitement abounds for Augusta University's men's basketball team

Augusta University coach Dip Metress' passion for basketball remains as strong as ever as he enters his 20th year as a head coach.
By Chris Gay

Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015

Flagler rallies past Augusta University

Flagler rallied from a 2-0 deficit to beat Augusta University 3-2 on Friday at Christenberry Fieldhouse.
By David Westin

Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015

Jaguar athletic teams to use Augusta University effective immediately

After weeks of confusion, the Jaguar athletic teams will compete as Augusta University effective immediately.
By Chris Gay

Friday, Sept. 18, 2015

Jaguar athletics can't use Augusta University just yet

For now, per Augusta University officials, the school's athletic teams will compete as the "GRU Augusta Jaguars" through the end of the 2015-16 academic year.
By Chris Gay

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

Jaguar golfers to capitalize on momentum

For the Jaguar golf program, this past week has arguably been the greatest week since Augusta State won its second consecutive national championship in 2011.
By Chris Gay

Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015

Questions surround Jaguar athletics after change to school name

When the University System of Georgia Board of Regents changed the Georgia Regents University name on Tuesday morning, athletics personnel were left wondering about particulars.
By Chris Gay

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015

GRU women's golf starts season

Georgia Regents opens its fall season today at the Minnesota Invitational at Minikahda Club in Minneapolis. The tournament concludes Tuesday.
By Chris Gay
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