Georgia Southern didn't make a 3-pointer in the first 38 minutes, 30 seconds of the game and the two that went in came too late as Western Carolina left Hanner Fieldhouse with a 68-67 win on Saturday afternoon.
Anna Claire Knight dominated the first half of the game and MiMi Dubose finished with six straight free throws as Georgia Southern knocked off visiting UNC Greensboro 74-71 in Hanner Fieldhouse on Saturday.
Anna Claire Knight has every reason to feel confident right now.
Sam Houston State head coach Willie Fritz will be the next head coach at Georgia Southern.
Based on sources close to Georgia Southern and reports from various media outlets, it's a safe bet that athletics director Tom Kleinlein has his final four candidates for the vacant head coach position at GSU.
It's been roughly two weeks since Army announced Jeff Monken as its next head football coach, and there has been a lot of innuendo and speculation since. Amidst the rumors is one fact that has risen to the top - it would have been nice for Georgia Southern if the coaching staff stayed put during the program's transition to the Football Bowl Subdivision.
Brent Pry is committed to Vanderbilt coach James Franklin and will not be the next head coach at Georgia Southern.
Samford's Tim Williams hit a 3-pointer with two seconds remaining, but it was too late.
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - Taylor Hall collected 15 points, five rebounds, five assists and six steals, and Chattanooga used a late run to push past Georgia Southern for a 69-60 women's basketball victory Saturday night in McKenzie Arena.
Georgia Southern is at a size disadvantage against just about everybody, and Samford is no exception.
MiMi DuBose is on the edge of rewriting the record books at Georgia Southern.
Former Georgia Southern head football coach Jeff Monken and his family met Friday in Statesboro with GSU friends and supporters for an emotional reception, before Monken leaves Sunday for West Point, N.Y., to take over full time as the head coach at Army.
Three assistant Georgia Southern football coaches will join former head coach Jeff Monken at Army for the 2014 season.
The top storylines of the year in Georgia Southern athletics:
An opportunistic first half kept Georgia Southern within striking distance, but George Mason exploded for 51 second-half points and ran away from the Eagles in an 85-64 win on Monday at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Two Georgia Southern baseball players, junior pitcher Will Middour and freshman infielder Aaron Palmer, were suspended indefinitely for a "violation of team rules" a university statement said on Monday.
Georgia Southern pitcher Sarah Purvis went up against the No. 1 team in the nation and its ace pitcher Ellen Renfroe, and the difference came down to one pitch.
ELON, N.C. - Ryley Beaumont scored 14 points and grabbed 13 rebounds Saturday night and Jack Isenbarger hit the game-winning 3-pointer with less than a second remaining as Elon downed Georgia Southern 60-59 in conference play.
ELON, N.C. - Jenifer Rhodes tallied 20 points and seven rebounds, and Elon shot 55 percent in the second half to top Georgia Southern 85-60 in a Southern Conference women's basketball game Saturday afternoon at Alumni Gym.
The Georgia Southern Eagles didn't just enter the 2014 softball season. They kicked the door down.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Georgia Southern surrendered a 13-point second half advantage on Thursday night to drop a 74-61 decision to the Wofford Terriers in the final regular season league meeting between the programs. The Eagles were outscored 33-9 over the final 12:14 as the Terriers converted a 11-point deficit into a 13-point victory.
In its final season as a member of the Southern Conference, Georgia Southern is the unanimous pick by the league's coaches to win the softball championship.