An assistant coach for the Hofstra women's soccer program for the last four seasons, Lindsey Vanderspiegel has been named the new women's soccer coach for the Eagles, as announced by Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Sam Baker Monday. Vanderspiegel helped lead the Pride to its most successful seasons in school history and two NCAA second-round championship appearances.
Let me just get this out of the way first.
Georgia Southern just made a statement.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Conference announced its Academic All-Conference team for the 2010 fall season Monday.
After Georgia Southern had beaten William and Mary, 31-15, in the second round of the FCS playoffs Tribe players in the post game press conference had a glazed look on their face.
Georgia Southern has a laundry list of adversity so far this season.
On Dec. 4, Georgia Southern went to Chattanooga, Tenn. for a Southern Conference game against the Lady Mocs.
You can say the same thing almost every time the Georgia Southern Eagles take the field for an out-of-conference game - the opponent hasn't seen anything quite like GSU's triple-option attack.
"We call them the odd couple," Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Brent Pry said. "One's in to fishing and hunting, and the other is more urban. Definitely two different personalities, but they're great friends."
Less than five months ago, Georgia Southern had nowhere to go but up. Now, the Eagles are one of four teams remaining in the hunt for the Football Championship Subdivision national title.
NEW YORK - Stephen. F. Austin quarterback Jeremy Moses capped his record-breaking career with an All-American season.
CINCINNATI - Ibrahima Thomas scored 11 of his 12 points by halftime as Cincinnati handled Georgia Southern early in a 99-54 win on Tuesday night.
DeLAND, Fla. - The second-largest crowd in Edmunds Center women's basketball history, 1,876 fans, saw host Stetson let a late one-point lead slip through its grasp Tuesday morning in a 54-49 loss to visiting Georgia Southern.
History doesn't repeat itself, but sometimes it rhymes.
Four different teams that are currently members of the Colonial Athletic Association have won a Football Championship Subdivision national championship this decade.
NEW ORLEANS -- Georgia Southern and Appalachian State have long been known for having two of the best gameday atmospheres in the Football Championship Subdivision.
NEW ORLEANS - The Sun Belt Conference's 11 institutions are prepared to pay more to remain part of major college football, commissioner Karl Benson said Tuesday.
NEW ORLEANS - The one word that was thrown around all day was "unknown."
As the Sun Belt Conference Football Media Day gets underway today in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans - a long, long way from the Southern Conference event in the Spartanburg, S.C., Marriott - there will be many, many more questions than answers for the Georgia Southern Eagles.
NEW ORLEANS - After tying for the regular season championship last year, UL Lafayette and Arkansas State have been picked to finish first and second in the 2014 Sun Belt Football Preseason Coaches' Poll.
Eric Alonzo (P, GSU)
Georgia Southern announced the hiring of Kelly Carter as the Eagles' new cross country and track and field head coach on Thursday.
Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced Wednesday that six new members will be inducted into the Georgia Southern Athletics Hall of Fame Oct. 11.
A pancake breakfast benefitting "AJ's Medical Fund" will take place from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., on Sunday at Chops on Main.
Georgia Southern basketball player Eric Ferguson has been suspended from the team indefinitely following a June 26 arrest.
Did you notice anything different in the air when you woke up Tuesday morning? Was there a sense of newness, wonder and anticipation that wasn't present on Monday?
It's been long anticipated, but as of today, Georgia Southern is officially an all-sports member of the Sun Belt Conference.
Eric Alonzo (P, GSU)
Freshman quarterback Monteo Garrett enrolled in classes at Georgia Southern on Monday and will join the Eagles on scholarship as a part of the 2014 recruiting class, an official in the athletics department confirmed Tuesday.