Georgia Southern men's basketball senior point guard Willie Powers suffered a right knee injury that will require surgery. Powers is expected to miss the 2010-2011 season.
The Georgia Southern Eagles have spent the fall learning a new offense, a new defense and a lot of new techniques installed by Jeff Monken and his first-year coaching staff.
By MATT YOGUS email@example.com Three words sum up the Georgia Southern volleyball team and the massive chip it has on its shoulder heading into the 2010 season - cost cutting measures. The Lady Eagles (21-10, 11-5 Southern Conference in 2009) narrowly missed the budget-constrained, four-team SoCon tournament last season after late 3-2 losses to Furman and College of Charleston put them in third place in the south division and out of reach of ...
Brent Pry likes to keep things simple. Whether you're talking about the gameplan for an opposing offense or the approach of his defense, the basic philosophy of the Georgia Southern defensive coordinator seems to be broken down to finding what you're good at and putting your focus there. Pry wants to figure out the three things an opponent does best, and focus on stopping those aspects of its game. "What are ...
Jeff Monken has watched Paul Johnson call the plays from the sidelines since 1997.
Georgia Southern middle linebacker Josh Rowe has been a man on a mission throughout fall camp, finding his way into the backfield and helping the defense stop the triple-option offense before it starts.
Despite marked improvement in Saturday's scrimmage at Paulson Stadium, Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken still doesn't feel like the team is where it needs to be with two weeks to go until opening kickoff.
Things didn't go as planned for Georgia Southern in 2009 - that much goes without saying.
The season opening contest for the Georgia Southern women's soccer team against Winthrop was cancelled due to consistent lightning strikes in the area of Eagle Field.
If you say the word "wideouts" around Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken, you may just get corrected.
The Georgia Southern fullbacks lost what little in-game experience they had when junior Zeke Rozier went down with an injury early in last Saturday's scrimmage.
Georgia Southern's offensive linemen know that they're supposed to be somewhere on the line before the ball is snapped, but with less than three weeks to go until opening day, that's about as far as it goes.
There are only a handful of guys in Georgia Southern's offense who have any real, in-game experience playing college football, fewer that have played their current position before and, by the way, only one quarterback has any in-game experience at all.
Hundreds of Georgia Southern fans turned out to Paulson Stadium Saturday to show support for their school as the fifth annual "Meet the Eagles" day offered the community a chance to get up close and personal with their favorite team.
Despite a pair of offensive touchdowns and a pair of field goals by Adrian Mora (45 yards) and Billy Greer (47), the defense looked to be in charge Saturday morning as the Georgia Southern Eagles scrimmaged at Paulson Stadium.
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. ...