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.
When Georgia Southern suits up for the last session of fall camp -- a scrimmage today at 10:05 a.m. at Paulson Stadium -- one more familiar face will be on the roster.
Georgia Southern defensive lineman Brent Russell has too many titles to list in one sentence.
Luke Cherry thought he was going to spend the semester as a regular student at Florida State, but it wasn't for a lack of trying to find a football team to play for after high school.
You can't go to a Georgia Southern practice without hearing the word "new" -- new offense, new defense, new coaches, new players and new positions, just to name a few.
Between wide receivers and running backs, and even a quarterback learning a new position, along with a slew of freshmen, Georgia Southern has 13 slotbacks currently listed on the roster.
Everybody, drop what you're doing and take one step forward.
It seems like in every football article you read in August, whether it's about a prep team or the NFL, the story's always the same – the defense is ahead of the offense.
Friday at Beautiful Eagle Creek, it was finally time to get into the pads.
Between Georgia Southern, Youngstown State and Ohio State, Pat Spurgeon was involved in 10 national championship games in an 11-year stretch.
➤ Jawaun Luckey, a senior, played quarterback throughout spring camp. He took reps with the slotbacks at Thursday's practice. Freshman quarterback Ezayi Youyoute practiced with the twos. Senior E.J. Webb moved permanently from safety to outside linebacker.
The road to Stillwater, Okla. at Karsten Creek Golf Club for the 2011 NCAA Golf Championship begins September 6th in St. Andrews, Scotland as Georgia Southern Coach Larry Mays announced the 2010-11 schedule. The trip to Scotland for the International Collegiate and to Baton Rouge, La., for the David Toms Intercollegiate are the only tournaments new to a schedule that is otherwise consistent with last year's list of tournaments.
Quarterback battles are always a lot of fun -- Trey Hunter or Chaz Williams? Jayson Foster or Travis Clark? Antonio Henton or Lee Chapple? -- but seemingly for the first time since Foster headed up Georgia Southern's triple-option offense in 2005 as a sophomore, there isn't a question about whose job it is to lose.
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.
It was all business when the Georgia Southern Eagles took to the Beautiful Eagle Creek practice fields on Thursday morning for the first day of fall camp.
The NCAA has made things a lot easier for a first-year head football coach to install his system.
Scott Farmer has a unique perspective on Georgia Southern's transition from the Football Championship Subdivision to the Football Bowl Subdivision Sun Belt Conference.
Eric Alonzo (P, GSU)
When Georgia Southern's Edwin Jackson and Garrett Frye were asked what if felt like to be named second-team, All-Sun Belt before the 2014 season, they looked at each other for a quick moment.
On Tuesday at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans at the Sun Belt Football Media Day, SBC commissioner Karl Benson expressed his support for a recent proposal that would change the NCAA Division-I landscape.
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."