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Monday, April 27, 2015

UGA athletes top SEC academic list

ATHENS, Ga. -- The University of Georgia placed 88 student-athletes on the 2014-15 Winter Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, tops among all 14 league institutions.

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Offensive numbers up in SEC

The NCAA's new baseball - which has flatter seams than the previous version - was introduced this spring with the hope that it would increase offense. So far, it has worked.
By David Brandt

Spurrier isn't thinking of turning in his visor

Coming off a 7-6 campaign and an offseason filled with questions, South Carolina football coach Steve Spurrier could have turned in his visor. But he's back on the spring banquet circuit and eager ...
By John Boyette

Monday, April 20, 2015


Senior Brooke Stephens had four hits and four RBI as Georgia Regents swept Young Harris 7-4 and 7-2 on Monday in a Peach Belt Conference doubleheader on Senior Day.

Recuperating SEC boss won't turn over reins early

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Mike Slive made it clear he's still the boss of the Southeastern Conference, even with his successor seated next to him.
By John Zenor

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Utah's Dabritz wins on bars

FORT WORTH, Texas - Utah's Georgia Dabritz has a national championship on the uneven bars, just not another perfect 10 to go with it.

Saturday, April 18, 2015

Ferris State wins disc golf title in playoff

NORTH AUGUSTA - For the first time, Ferris State walked off the Old Glory course as national champions in the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships.
By Travis Highfield


In West Lafayette, Ind., Georgia Regents is a distant third after a 36-hole opening day of the Boilermaker Invitational.

Nearly 100,000 attend Ohio State spring game

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Cardale Jones completed 19 of 42 passes for 304 yards and two touchdowns to Corey Smith in his first collegiate start at home to lead the Gray to a 17-14 win over the Scarlet.

Eagles stressing balance on offense

STATESBORO, Ga. - Georgia Southern's coaches and players are hoping to achieve higher goals in 2015 by getting better in the air and becoming more balanced on offense.
By Donald Heath

Spring is about college football as well as the Masters

While many of us had our eyes trained on Augusta National and Jordan Spieth's record-setting green jacket campaign, other diehards gathered for that most useless of traditions - spring football games.
By Scott Michaux

Friday, April 17, 2015


In St. Simons Island, Ga., South Carolina’s Matt NeSmith is tied for the individual lead after the first round of the Southeastern Conference Championship.

Jackets have fun, avoid major injuries in spring game

ATLANTA - Coach Paul Johnson was pleased to report that Georgia Tech made it through a rainy spring scrimmage with no major injuries.
By George Henry

Humboldt State, Nevada players claim singles titles

NORTH AUGUSTA - Humboldt State's Camille Skweir and Nevada's James Proctor claimed the women's and men's singles titles on Friday at the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships.
By Travis Highfield

Thursday, April 16, 2015


Overtime for Friday, April 17

Loyd is first pick in WNBA Draft

UNCASVILLE, Conn. - Jewell Loyd and Amanda Zahui B. shared a hug after they were taken with the top two picks in the WNBA Draft.
By Doug Feinberg

Change in format keeps disc golf title picture muddy

Oregon made it a point to play loose during Friday's rounds of singles and team doubles play at the Hippodrome Disc Golf Complex.
By Travis Highfield

Wednesday, April 15, 2015


In Charleston, S.C., Allen Valerio's three-run homer highlighted a seven-run sixth inning as the Charleston RiverDogs rolled to an 8-0 victory over the Augusta GreenJackets.

Nevada leads way in disc golf

Nevada is in first place after the first day of the National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships.
By Travis Highfield

Brooks signs with Jags

Laney boys basketball star Ja'Shawn Brooks signed with GRU on Wednesday.
By Wayne Staats

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