After the first marquee matchup of the Southern Conference season, somebody's going to have a loss.
Jaybo Shaw is not expected to miss any action.
For he first time in program history, the Georgia Southern Eagles (3-0, 2-0 Southern Conference) were led onto the field by a player carrying a black flag.
In Georgia Southern's first game since topping the polls, there were plenty of fireworks.
It may be one of the new fads in college football, but based on the results, the pistol formation isn't a gimmick.
The Georgia Southern volleyball Eagles (8-8, 1-0) opened Southern Conference play with a 3-1 match win over Wofford Thursday night in the Old Hanner Fieldhouse Gym.
There are a lot of things about Johnathan Bryant that Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken likes and appreciates.
Western Carolina has already had just about enough of the triple option.
There is a major shift taking place in the college football landscape, and for the moment, nobody knows what the power conferences will look like when the dust settles.
Getting there was easy. Staying there is always the hard part.
If there's one thing the Georgia Southern Eagles could have used more of in 2010, it was depth.
When Adrian Mora broke the Georgia Southern record for consecutive extra points made 40 touchdowns ago, not much more than passing notice was made of the feat.
The Georgia Southern Volleyball team (3-8) returns home after seven-straight games away from Hanner Fieldhouse and will host the Bash in the Boro presented by SpringHill Suites Thursday through Saturday in Old Hanner Gym. The five-team tournament starts on Thursday at 5 p.m. with S.C. State vs Georgia State.
Georgia Southern may have topped the Football Championship Subdivision polls with a No. 1 ranking after its 62-21 win over Tusculum Saturday, but the polls aren't even on the Eagles' radar.
It only took 17 games.
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.