CHARLESTON, S.C. -- On Friday, somebody was going to play their last game ever as a member of the Southern Conference. Stryker Brown made sure that wasn't going to be Georgia Southern.
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- If the fourth-seeded Georgia Southern Eagles wanted to advance in the 2014 Southern Conference tournament, they needed to get past No. 1 seed Western Carolina in an elimination game on Thursday morning.
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- Sometimes, you've got to make your own luck. Wednesday for the Appalachian State Mountaineers, Georgia Southern made it for them.
If anybody's hot heading into the Southern Conference tournament, it's Georgia Southern.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Six members of the Georgia Southern baseball team earned All-Southern Conference Honors, and Josh Wirsu was named the league's Pitcher of the Year on Monday.
Sometimes it's hard to be a pitcher. A lot of guys go once a week, and everything else that happens in every other game is out of their control.
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Junior Charlie Martin made a team-leading six birdies and shot a 68 to lead the Eagles to a 1-under-par 287 team score and into a tie for fifth place in the second round of the NCAA Men's Golf Championship San Antonio Regional at Briggs Ranch Golf Club Friday.
SAN ANTONIO - Senior Hayden Anderson shot a 2-under-par 70 while classmate Will Evans posted a 72 to lead Georgia Southern to a seventh-place standing after the first day of the NCAA Golf Championships San Antonio Regional at Briggs Ranch Golf Club Thursday.
The Georgia Southern golf team continues its postseason quest as the Eagle tee it up today in the NCAA regional at Briggs Ranch Golf Club in San Antonio, Texas.
INDIANAPOLIS - Thirty-six Division I athletic teams will face postseason bans next fall because of sub-par scores on the NCAA's annual Academic Progress Rate.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Aaron Mizell hit a two-run double that proved to be the game-winner for the Georgia Southern Eagles in a 10-9 victory over the Jacksonville Dolphins in the regular season finale.
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.
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.