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Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Jaguars baseball taking step forward with postseason play

A season of firsts and renewed success has given Augusta University's baseball team another step toward gaining respect within the conference. The Jaguars will travel to Florence, S.C.
By David Lee

Saturday, May 7, 2016

UAB football player fighting for life after shooting

Alabama-Birmingham coach Bill Clark said Saturday that running back Greg Bryant is "still fighting for his life" after the player was shot in South Florida.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

SEC will take part in satellite camps now

Southeastern Conference coaches are ready to start participating in the satellite camps their league had wanted to eliminate nationwide.
By Steve Megargee

Law could mean out-of-state teams won't play ball

Teams could pull out of scheduled NCAA events this spring because of new state laws in North Carolina, Mississippi and Tennessee while the sport's governing body's demands for discrimination-free ...
By Joedy McCreary

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Colleges can have satellite camps

The NCAA Division I Board of Directors scrapped a proposed ban on satellite camps Thursday, rebuffing a request from powerhouse conferences in the South and clearing the way for coaches to hold ...

Famed columnist Sherrod dies at age 96

Blackie Sherrod, the longtime Texas sports writer revered for his dry wit, died Thursday afternoon at his Dallas home after a week in hospice care, wife Joyce Sherrod told The Dallas Morning News. ...

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Clemson's Prowl and Growl stops in Aiken area

Clemson's annual Prowl and Growl tour made its way to Aiken Tech's gym on Tuesday, featuring record numbers to see football coach Dabo Swinney, men's basketball coach Brad Brownell and athletic ...
By David Lee

Florida, Miami to renew rivalry in football

Florida and Miami will renew their rivalry in Orlando, Fla. The Gators and Hurricanes have agreed to open the 2019 season at Camping World Stadium, the new name of the Citrus Bowl.

Saturday, April 23, 2016


In Savannah, Ga., Augusta University ran away with the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Championship on Saturday, earning an automatic qualifier into the NCAA Tournament.

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Ex-Syracuse basketball star Washington dies at age 52

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Dwayne "Pearl" Washington, who went from New York City playground wonder to Big East star for Jim Boeheim at Syracuse, has died. He was 52.

Georgia Tech defensive end trying to get a step up

ATLANTA - Third-year defensive end KeShun Freeman is taking nothing for granted heading into Georgia Tech's spring scrimmage Saturday.
By George Henry

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Michaux: Georgia is hiding the best QB behind the curtain

It seems pretty apparent from the outside that Eason will be the quarterback Georgia needs to be as successful as it can be.
By Scott Michaux

Monday, April 18, 2016

SEC East teams leave spring with plenty of question marks

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. - The Southeastern Conference Eastern Division's new look was on display this spring.
By Steve Megargee

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Cougars sweep Jaguars

Columbus State completed a three-game sweep of Augusta University on Sunday by beating the Jaguars 20-7.
By David Lee

Saturday, April 16, 2016

Blind long-snapper is on the mark in spring game

Southern California's blind long-snapper completed two field goal snaps in the Trojans' spring game Saturday.

Michaux: Fans turn out for Smart

ATHENS, Ga – If the devil came down the Georgia looking for souls to steal, he could have found about 93,000 of them in Sanford Stadium on Saturday ready to trade anything or a title.
By Scott Michaux

Georgia kicks off new era with Kirby Smart

ATHENS, Ga. - G-Day had star power off the field in rap star Ludacris and on it in freshman early enrollee quarterback Jacob Eason who didn't disappoint by completing his first four passes and ...
By Marc Weiszer

Friday, April 15, 2016

Augusta, North Texas players win disc golf titles

Augusta University's Dustin Perry and North Texas' Allison Carlton won individual titles at the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships on Friday.
By Travis Highfield

Lattimore not allowed to work with Gamecocks' staff

The NCAA says Marcus Lattimore cannot join Will Muschamp's staff in an official capacity at South Carolina because of Lattimore's status as a former player and his presence through camps and ...

Georgia fans to get first look at Eason on G-Day

ATHENS, Ga. - Quarterback Jacob Eason will make his debut during Saturday's G-Day Game at Sanford Stadium, which is expected to set an attendance record for the Bulldogs' spring exhibition.
By Marc Weiszer

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