WILLAIMSBURG, Va. - It was the breakout game everybody's been waiting for.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Outside hitters Visnja Djurdjevic, Stephanie Neville and Jekaterina Stepanova combined for
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. - William & Mary was happy to get the first round bye it received for the FCS playoffs.
Georgia Southern and William and Mary don't have a whole lot of history.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Georgia Southern Women's Basketball team cut a double-digit deficit to only seven points late in the ball game, but Wofford hit free throws down the stretch to take a 78-66 win at Ben Johnson Arena tonight.
No quarterback on the Georgia Southern football team gets more ear time with offensive coordinator Brent Davis and quarterbacks coach Mitch Ware than Russell DeMasi.
Life on the road hasn't been easy on Georgia Southern.
Georgia Southern is heading into Saturday's second round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs a little bit differently than the rest of the Southern Conference's playoff teams.
It's been a bumpy road, and the Georgia Southern Lady Eagles are still looking for answers.
After Georgia Southern quarterback Jaybo Shaw took a helmet to the chinstrap in the first quarter of Saturday's 41-16 playoff win against South Carolina State, he didn't return.
Georgia Southern knew it was going to the NCAA Tournament.
Brent Russell hasn't been around forever, it only seems that way.
South Carolina State University is appearing in the FCS playoffs for the third straight year, fifth overall, but this will be the first time it has played as an at-large entry.
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Both Coastal Carolina and South Carolina State reached a point this season when their coaches thought their chances to make the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs were long gone.
SOUTH PADRE ISLAND, Texas - Georgia Southern led 36-24 at halftime and held the advantage by as many as 16 in the first 20 minutes, but Chicago State never went away as the Eagles dropped a 64-59 game Friday afternoon in the South Padre Island Invitational.
As Brian VanGorder learned in 2006 during his year as Georgia Southern's head coach - Eagle Nation doesn't like its traditions messed with.
With 10 days remaining until Georgia Southern kicks off its first season in the Football Bowl Subdivision, the team feels ready - as ready as it can be.
On August 30, N.C. State, Georgia Southern's opening game opponent, will likely start 6-foot-4, 235-pound quarterback Jacoby Brissett, who transferred to the Wolfpack from Florida after the 2012 season and sat out last year.
Note: "Jerick's journey into the NFL" will run each Sunday during the preseason in the Statesboro Herald.
The Georgia Southern Eagles spent the last scrimmage of fall camp at Paulson Stadium simulating gameday scenarios on Saturday morning - crowd noise pumped over the speaker system included - and left the hundreds of fans in attendance, the coaching staff and the players feeling pretty good overall.
The Georgia Southern volleyball team finished its first full week of practice with an intrasquad scrimmage Friday, and head coach Dustin Wood is happy with the progress so far this preseason.
On Thursday at the 2014 Fall Coaches Luncheon luncheon, attended by local businesses, fans and friends of the Georgia Southern athletics department, Statesboro Mayor Jan Moore made it official with a proclamation - it's a new era for Georgia Southern athletics.
The consensus seemed almost unanimous last month at the Sun Belt Football Media Day in New Orleans - whoever has a quarterback and plays defense will win the Sun Belt.
Georgia Southern men's soccer opened preseason training camp Monday with a pair of practices at the Fair Road Training Complex.
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It's fair to say that after Georgia Southern's first fall scrimmage, there's competition for the quarterback spot.
During Jeff Monken's four years as Georgia Southern's head coach, the Eagles didn't shy away from contact in practice.
Once toe meets leather and the Georgia Southern Eagles play N.C. State on Aug. 30, one of the more interesting storylines to follow will be who trots out there to play defensive line.