Track and field has always enjoyed plenty of success in Bulloch County.
Georgia Southern got what it needed out of the final two Southern Conference weekends of the regular season, sweeping Furman and taking two of three from then first place Western Carolina.
Four members of the Georgia Southern oftball team received their degrees in a special commencement ceremony on Monday morning.
On the weekend of the NFL Draft, a lot of football players hope they've done enough to make a team want to select them.
The Georgia Southern Eagles scored runs on a fielder's choice and two wild pitches and got five solid innings from Ryan Frederick to take the series from the Western Carolina Catamounts with a 3-2 win on Senior Day.
There was only one pitch thrown in the bottom of the ninth, and it was all Stryker Brown needed.
Georgia Southern cornerback Lavelle Westbrooks was selected in the seventh round of the 2014 NFL draft by the Cincinnati Bengals.
NEW YORK - Georgia Southern star Jerick McKinnon is a Minnesota Viking.
Luke Gregg reached on an error and scored on an RBI fielder's choice in the ninth inning as Western Carolina knocked off Georgia Southern 5-4 on Friday at J.I. Clements Stadium.
GREENSBORO, N.C. -Georgia Southern's drive for a third-straight Southern Conference softball tournament championship came to an end on Friday afternoon with an 11-2 loss to UNC Greensboro. A five-run second inning opened the door for the loss which eliminated the top-seeded Eagles from the tournament.
For the last 25 years, Rodney Hennon has been competing for Southern Conference Championships.
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Georgia Southern Softball picked up a 3-0 win over Samford on Thursday to advance to Friday's semifinal round of the SoCon Tournament. The Eagles, firmly in the driver's seat in their half of the bracket can advance to Saturday's final with one win against UNCG or Furman in Friday's round.
GREENSBORO, N.C. - Georgia Southern opened the 2014 SoCon Tournament with an historical 4-0 win over Elon. Sarah Purvis cemented her name in SoCon lore with the first no-hitter in tournament history. The three-time SoCon Pitcher of the Year fanned 13 batters on the day as the Eagles advance to the tournament's second day in the winner's bracket. The Eagles face Samford today at 4:30 p.m.
There's really only one option for senior pitcher Sarah Purvis and the Georgia Southern Eagles this week - winning the Southern Conference softball tournament for the third time in a row.
For the second consecutive season, Georgia Southern is off to the NCAA golf regionals.
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."
As the Sun Belt Conference Football Media Day gets underway today in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans - a long, long way from the Southern Conference event in the Spartanburg, S.C., Marriott - there will be many, many more questions than answers for the Georgia Southern Eagles.