SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Georgia Southern was the Southern Conference's top-ranked team in a preseason poll of conference coaches and media.
To call the 2012 game between Georgia Southern and Wofford physical would be a massive understatement.
When it comes to running backs, as far as Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken is concerned, you can't have too many.
Georgia Southern coach Jeff Monken and Wofford coach Mike Ayers have put the first two weeks of the 2013 season behind them. When Monken was asked at Tuesday's Southern Conference teleconference how it feels to be averaging 68 points per game so far this season, he made that point clear. The Eagles (2-0) have a lot of work to do after scoring a combined 136 points in wins against Savannah State and St. ...
Brittany Northcutt led Georgia with 11 kills, and the Bulldogs held Georgia Southern to an .078 hitting percentage to earn a 3-0 (25-18, 25-14, 25-13) volleyball victory over the Eagles Tuesday night in Hanner Fieldhouse. Kym Coley led Georgia Southern (6-2) with 10 kills, and Jamie DeRatt added eight. Alexandra Beecher collected a match-high 17 digs. Northcutt had 14 digs for Georgia (5-1), and Stacey Smith recorded eight kills and ...
It didn't really hit J.J. Wilcox until he was lined up at strong safety against the New York Giants - this is a dream come true.
After seven matches on the road and a 6-1 start, the Georgia Southern volleyball team will play its home opener today at 6 p.m. against Georgia (4-1) in Hanner Fieldhouse.
St. Francis dominated time of possession all evening long. Unfortunately for the red Flash, that was because Georgia Southern kept scoring. The Eagles had 13 drives, and averaged only four plays per drive as they scored early and often against visiting St. Francis and won 59-17 on Saturday at Paulson Stadium. The Red Flash (0-1) held the football for 17 minutes longer than GSU, but punted five times, while GSU punted only ...
For the second straight week Georgia Southern will take a step into the unknown when it takes on Pennsylvania's St. Francis University.
Georgia Southern Women's Soccer earned the breakthrough win of the season with a 2-1 victory over Stetson at home ground. The Eagles improve to 1-3-0 on the season as freshman Jennifer Wittick scored twice to open her collegiate scoring.
OXFORD, Miss. – Senior outside hitter Nicole Jeschelnik posted 32 kills on the day to lead the Georgia Southern volleyball team to two victories at the Magnolia Invitational Friday.
Georgia Southern didn't have too much trouble stopping Savannah State in the season opener last Saturday at Paulson Stadium.
Who is Kevin Ellison, and is he as good as he looked in Georgia Southern's 77-9 win over Savannah State on Saturday?
Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Tom Kleinlein announced Wednesday that the school will add women's golf as its 17th intercollegiate program, beginning in the 2015-16 season.
By MATT YOGUS firstname.lastname@example.org Georgia Southern, Samford, and that's it. Everybody else in the Southern Conference lost on the opening weekend, and for some of them, it came as quite a surprise. The losers against Football Bowl Subdivision teams -- Wofford lost 69-3 to Baylor, Western Carolina lost 45-24 at Middle Tennessee State and Elon got smoked, 70-0, by Georgia Tech -- weren't too surprised, but Furman, The Citadel and Chattanooga's losses ...
Georgia Southern Men's Basketball rolled to a 104-50 win over Toccoa Falls on Saturday night in the final game before opening domestic play in the 2013 Cancun Challenge on Thursday night at West Virginia. Tre Bussey led the way for the Eagles with a career-high 29 points. "We did a great job of sharing the ball again tonight," said Head Coach Mark Byington. "Defensively we did a great ...
ELON, N.C. - For the last time in program history, the Georgia Southern Eagles played a game on grass painted with a Southern Conference logo. They left with their highest-scoring SoCon affair of the season. The Eagles knocked off the Elon Phoenix, 38-20, on Saturday in Rhodes Stadium, in the program's last game in the league. "It's been a great run for Georgia Southern in this league," GSU coach Jeff Monken ...
The scenario facing Georgia Southern as it takes on Elon in its final Southern Conference game ever would have been hard to imagine in August.
The Georgia Southern Eagles have won 115 games in the Southern Conference since joining the league in 1993, and lost 49.
Georgia Southern men's soccer will face Elon for the second-consecutive year in the SoCon Tournament Semifinals today. The Eagles took a 1-0 win over UNCG in the opening round last weekend behind a 65th minute penalty kick goal from Witt Carlisle.
Coming out of high school, Kyle Oehlbeck knew what he wanted in a college football program.
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Seventh-ranked Kentucky put six players in double figures in the scoring column, led by Bernisha Pinkett's 19 points, and used its full-court pressing defense to force 35 Georgia Southern turnovers as the Wildcats downed the Eagles 103-38 in their home opener Wednesday afternoon in Memorial Coliseum.
By MATT YOGUS
Alexis Sams was thrown to the wolves as a freshman during the 2012-13 season for the Georgia Southern women's basketball program. Though the Eagles lost their season opener on the road at Auburn on Saturday, 69-59, it was apparent how far the sophomore point guard has come. "She has been tremendous in the preseason for us and she was really, really solid against Auburn," second-year GSU coach Chris Vozab said. "She did ...