Elon coach Pete Lembo has been impressed with what first-year Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken has done with his triple-option offense through three games this season.
The Georgia Southern Eagles escaped with the win Saturday against Coastal Carolina in Conway, S.C., but they left a little worse for the wear.
The Georgia Southern Men's Soccer team was in control from start to finish in a 4-0 victory over Winthrop Sunday at Eagle Field.
CONWAY, S.C. – The Georgia Southern Eagles may have rushed for 209 yards in Saturday's 43-26 win at Coastal Carolina.
CONWAY, S.C. - Coastal Carolina had a lot of emotion left over from last weekend's five-overtime loss to Towson, a senior quarterback who passed for a ton of yards and a defense set on shutting down the run.
Coastal Carolina coach Dave Bennett couldn't have made it any plainer about how he felt after last Saturday's gut-wrenching 47-45, five-overtime loss at Towson State University.
Coastal Carolina put up 45 points in last Saturday's loss to Towson, but don't let the numbers fool you.
If Carson Hill is lacking in anything it is not self confidence.
Bobby Lamb has been there before, but in 1982 it was in another role.
In 2009, Georgia Southern gave up an average of 27.5 points per game.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Georgia Southern ran 21 plays in the first half and put up 23 yards against Navy Saturday the home opener for the Midshipmen.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. – When Georgia Southern got set to kick off against Navy Saturday afternoon at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, it was supposed to be all about the triple-option offense run by both teams.
Navy began the season with high expectations.
Both teams run the same triple-option offense, so both defenses will have the same goal Saturday when Navy plays host to Georgia Southern.
How does a guy who was a walk-on, backup long snapper - about as low as you can get on the totem pole - suddenly emerge as a starter?
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.
Any time a new coach inherits a wide receiver coming off a 1,000-yard season, it's a good reason to be excited. When the entire team barely cracked 1,000 receiving yards, one might think it would be a cause for concern.
Edwin Jackson, Georgia Southern's leading tackler in 2013, was named preseason second-team, All-Sun Belt and its a good thing, because he's really the only linebacker in the mix that played a lot of football last year.
If the Georgia Southern Eagles wanted to, they could start a senior at each position on the offensive line.
Every coach at the Sun Belt Football Media Day last week in New Orleans said pretty much the same thing about winning in the conference - you need a good quarterback and a good defense.