If all triple-option offenses were created equal, Georgia Southern wouldn't have much to worry about.
Brent Russell is the glamour boy of the Georgia Southern defense. Russell is a finalist for the Buck Buchanan Award which goes to the top defensive player in FCS football. He's an All-Southern Conference selection, and will most likely be named to several All America teams when they're announced in the coming days. Needless, to say Russell is a fan favorite. Everyone's eyes will be on No. 66 when Georgia Southern ...
When spring camp was just getting started all the way back in March, it drew a lot of attention from former Georgia Southern players, who came by Beautiful Eagle Creek to watch the triple-option offense being installed.
When you have the leading punter and one of the leading place kickers in the conference, there are a lot of different things that have to mesh.
Ever since Wofford's historic 14-7 win over Georgia Southern at Paulson Stadium in 2002, the teams have been evenly matched.
A different interpretation of NCAA rules by the Georgia Southern athletic department cost the Eagles a chance at a home game Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
Just 52 yards on five completions - and one of them was from the punter to the long snapper on a fake field goal.
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. The Eagles won only once away from Hanner Fieldhouse in the 2009-10 season, an 83-77 win at Samford on February 22, and are 0-5 on the road this season. To make matters worse, GSU (2-5) saw Cameron Baskerville and Rory Spencer sidelined with injury during last week's losses to Chicago State and Mississippi Valley State in the South Padre Island ...
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.
GREENVILLE, S.C. - The Georgia Southern volleyball team made the most of its final appearance in the Southern Conference Tournament. Most Outstanding Player Jamie DeRatt recorded 22 kills, 14 digs and two blocks to lead the Eagles to a 3-1 (25-17, 25-18, 16-25, 25-23) victory in the championship match over Samford Sunday evening in Timmons Arena. It's Georgia Southern's fourth SoCon Tourney title, and the Eagles receive the league's automatic bid to ...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Georgia Southern made its introduction to the Football Bowl Subdivision a year early. The Eagles had their way with the Florida Gators on the ground and won their last game as a Football Championship Subdivision program 26-20 on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Georgia Southern (7-4) ran for 429 yards and didn't complete a pass, while holding the Gators (4-7) to 279 yards of ...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. - It wasn't the season the Georgia Southern Eagles were hoping for. But it sure ended the right way. The Eagles beat the Florida Gators 26-20 to end the season on Saturday, and it almost served as redemption for falling a game short of the national title game three years in a row, and even going 7-4 in 2013 in the program's last year in ...
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -Georgia Southern made its introduction to the Football Bowl Subdivision a year early. The Eagles had their way with the Florida Gators on the ground and won their last game as a Football Championship Subdivision program 26-20 on Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Georgia Southern (7-4) ran for 429 yards and didn't complete a pass, while holding the Gators (4-7) to 279 yards of total offense. "They made ...
With three weeks left in the season, Georgia Southern had a disappointing 4-4 record and was riding a two-game losing streak as it prepared to play Western Carolina.
GREENVILLE, S.C. - Nicole Jeschelnik tallied nine kills and 14 digs, and Georgia Southern held Elon to -.026 hitting for the match to earn a 3-0 (25-18, 25-13, 25-16) volleyball victory over the Phoenix in the quarterfinals of the Southern Conference Tournament Friday afternoon in Timmons Arena.
Dustin Wood's first year in the Southern Conference was pretty good by any measurable standard.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Juwan Staten led five West Virginia Mountaineers in double figures Thursday night to drub Georgia Southern 101-68 in a first-round game in the Cancun Challenge.
The Florida Gators may be having a disappointing season, but that's not why head coach Will Muschamp is concerned about facing Georgia Southern on Saturday.
Antonio Glover got his first start in college last Saturday against Elon, and by all accounts the Georgia Southern sophomore acquitted himself well.
Anna Claire Knight had a career day for Georgia Southern, but unfortunately for the Eagles, she was just about the only one scoring in the second half. Knight scored 28 and 15 of GSU's 27 second-half points, but Cal State Northridge was too much to handle as the Eagles lost 70-58, on Tuesday at Hanner Fieldhouse. No other GSU player finished with double digits. Georgia Southern (1-3) led 31-28 at the ...
For the past month, the Southern Conference has been watching the league's frontrunners, Samford, Wofford and Chattanooga, to see which one will reach out and take the 2013 SoCon championship. None of them did. On Saturday, while Wofford was losing to Appalachian State and Chattanooga was losing in overtime to Samford, Furman (6-5, 5-2 SoCon), which was 2-4 and 0-2 at one point this season, put itself into position to claim the ...
Off the field, the Florida Gators can relate to Georgia Southern.
Georgia Southern has finalized its 2014 non-conference football schedule with road dates at N.C. State, Georgia Tech and Navy and a home contest against Savannah State.
Georgia Southern post players Briana Jones, Danielle Spencer and Sierra Kirkland combined for 33 points and 29 rebounds, and the Eagles never trailed en route to a 63-50 women's basketball victory over Jacksonville State in their home opener Saturday evening in Hanner Fieldhouse. Jones and Spencer each posted double-doubles for the Eagles (1-2) with Jones collecting 13 points and 14 rebounds to go along with three blocked shots. ...