Western Carolina scored three runs in the final two innings, but it was way too little, way too late.
Rodney Hennon has plenty of history with Western Carolina.
ATLANTA - Kyle Blackburn drove in two runs as Georgia Southern fell to No. 3 Georgia Tech in a non-conference meeting Wednesday at Russ Chandler Stadium. An eighth-run fifth frame preserved an 18-4 win as GT improved to 33-5.
ATLANTA - A four-run fifth inning sealed a 6-2, game-one win for No. 3 Georgia Tech over Georgia Southern on Tuesday at Russ Chandler Stadium.
FLORENCE, S.C. - Ryan Zabroske finished tied for fifth-place and closed the tournament with a 2-under par 214 at the 74th Southern Conference Men's Golf Championship.
Now that the spring game has come and gone, there won't be a whole lot of Georgia Southern football to talk about between now and late July.
Early in the season, the Georgia Southern Eagles struggled with Tennessee Tech and before dropping two games at home to Georgia Tech.
FLORENCE, S.C. – Combining for a three-way tie in second place, the Georgia Southern men's golf team shot a 2-over 290 on the opening day of the 74th Southern Conference Championship. Senior Ryan Zabroske led the way for the Eagles carding a 2-under par 70 and stands in a two-way tie for fourth place, three strokes out of first. The annual tournament is being contested at The Country Club of South Carolina, a par ...
Georgia Southern completed the first series sweep recorded over Samford this season, holding on for a 12-9 victory on Sunday at J.I. Clements Stadium. The Eagles built an early lead and behind the pitching of starter Andy Moye and reliever Dexter Bobo, improved its win streak to six games.
A pitcher's duel on Friday turned into an offensive display by both teams Saturday at J.I. Clements Stadium as Georgia Southern out-slugged Samford to take game two in a 14-9 win that handed the Eagles the series and their fifth-straight win.
It was supposed to end with Lee Chapple.
The biggest thing taken from Saturday's Blue/White spring scrimmage was that when quarterback Jawaun Luckey is under center, good things tend to happen.
The Samford Bulldogs won 10 of 11 heading in to J.I. Clements Stadium, but ran into the pitching of Jake Brown and Dexter Bobo as Georgia Southern took game one Friday with a 5-2 final.
The Georgia Southern Eagles have one more chance in the spring to get the new systems down as they take to Paulson Stadium today at 1 p.m. for the final spring scrimmage of the camp in the annual Blue and White game.
Two years ago, Tobi Akinniranye was just like any other Georgia Southern student.
The Mark Byington era at Georgia Southern is off to an interesting start.
Brittany Hodges and Holli Wilkins each scored 18 points, and Furman overcame a 12-point early second-half deficit to post a 67-62 Southern Conference women's basketball victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday in Hanner Fieldhouse.
Ever since Georgia Southern point guard Alexis Sams went down with a season-ending injury, the pressure has been on for senior Lacie Dowling. Saturday at Mercer, the Eagles (2-6) snapped a four-game losing streak with a 61-54 win, and coach chris Vozab is happy with the way the team has adjusted to Dowling running the point. "There's been an adjustment period, and Lacie has done a great ...
MOBILE, Ala. - Two Georgia Southern Eagles, running back Jerick McKinnon and cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks have officially been invited to the Reese's Senior Bowl. The prestigious football game is set for 4 p.m. ET on Saturday, January 25, 2014, at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala., and serves as a showcase of talent for NFL general managers, coaches and scouts as well as representatives from other professional football leagues. Both McKinnon and Westbrooks, members ...
Having dropped four out of five, including three of four on the road, the Georgia Southern Eagles needed a win. It wasn't pretty, but they got it. Jelani Hewitt scored 26 points, Angel Matias matched his career high with 10 points and added nine rebounds, and the Eagles knocked off Brewton-Parker 75-66 on Wednesday in Hanner Fieldhouse. "Sometimes it's better to lose than to get a win like this," ...
The Georgia Southern Eagles have plenty of confidence heading into the NCAA volleyball tournament, and why shouldn't they? The Eagles (28-5) won regular season tournaments at Ole Miss, South Alabama and a pair at home in Hanner Fieldhouse, and also won the Southern Conference tournament on Nov. 24, in Greenville, S.C. They face ACC champion and 16th-ranked Florida State (24-7) today at 5 p.m., in Gainesville, Fla., to open their first trip ...
Georgia Southern has had plenty of success in Gainesville, Fla., this year.
Georgia Southern junior forward Kameron Dunnican has left the team and will look to transfer. Dunnican left the team before a 75-73 overtime loss to Campbell on Saturday.
The Georgia Southern volleyball team will take on Florida State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday, Dec. 5, at 5 p.m. The contest will be played in the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on the campus of the University of Florida.
Georgia Southern's Jelani Hewitt scored a career-high 38 points. Campbell's Quinton Ray didn't score any in regulation, and only two in overtime. Unfortunately for the Eagles, they were the game's most important points Ray stole the ball from GSU's Tre Bussey with 4 seconds remaining, drove the length of the court and laid it in off the glass at the buzzer as the Campbell Fighting Camels ...
BOCA RATON, Fla. - Chenise Miller and Kimberly Smith each netted 11 points, and Florida Atlantic scored 34 points off turnovers to post an 82-58 women's basketball victory over Georgia Southern in the FAU Thanksgiving Tournament at FAU Arena Friday afternoon.
CANCUN, Mexico. - Georgia Southern took a 76-66 win over Presbyterian College in the final game at the 2013 Cancun Challenge. Georgia Southern made 11 three-pointers en route to the win over the Blue Hose. The Eagles are back at home on Saturday at 7 p.m. against Campbell from 7 p.m. inside Hanner Fieldhouse.
Georgia Southern made a huge statement in its last ever Southern Conference volleyball tournament by winning the program's fourth title in convincing fashion, and the Eagles aren't anywhere close to done. They earned an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament where they expect to hang around. "We're looking to win," first-year coach Dustin Wood said. "We're not done yet." And why not? The Charleston Cougars played their last SoCon season in ...
CANCUN, Mexico –-Georgia Southern Men's Basketball fell to 0-3 in the Cancun Challenge with a 67-65 loss to Oral Roberts in a hard-fought battle by the beach. The Eagles made a season-low five three-pointers in the loss and will look to rebound against Presbyterian College on Wednesday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. "We had great effort out there tonight and we fought hard which is something I was proud of," said Head Coach Mark ...
Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken had about 24 hours to enjoy the Eagles' 26-20 win over the Florida Gators. Monday, while conducting nationwide media interviews, Monken was back to work, on the road recruiting. He doesn't think the nation's top recruits will all of a sudden have interest in GSU, which will join the Football Bowl Subdivision Sun Belt Conference in 2014, but the win certainly won't hurt on the recruiting trail. ...