Three years of work culminated on Thursday six miles from the campus of Georgia Southern University when the ribbon was cut on the GSU-owned and student-accessible University Park golf course on the grounds of the former Southern Links.
Georgia Southern will celebrate Military Appreciation Day Saturday when the Eagles face The Citadel, with pre-game and in-game activities, presentations and a halftime musical salute by the Southern Pride Marching Band.
Georgia Southern is coming off its worst defensive performance in the Jeff Monken era in terms of yards allowed, and points given up to a Southern Conference opponent following last Saturday's 44-34 loss at Samford.
When it comes to Georgia Southern and Appalachian State, the story is similar. Neither team is having the season they were hoping for during their respective farewell tours in the Southern Conference. Both teams are near the bottom of the SoCon standings, and for the Mountaineers (1-4, 1-1 SoCon), whose losses to North Carolina A&T, Charleston Southern and in overtime at The Citadel all came by a three-point margin, it's been frustrating ...
In Samford's 44-34 win on Saturday over Georgia Southern, five of its 71 plays - passes of 74, 83, 69 and 58 yards, and a 50-yard run - accounted for 334 yards.
Remaining tickets for away games at Appalachian State on Oct. 26, and at Florida on Nov. 23, are available for purchase beginning Moday.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -Samford quarterback Andy Summerlin had the game of his life. Unfortunately for Georgia Southern, it was at the expense of the Eagles. Summerlin passed for 495 yards and three touchdowns on 23 completions and the Bulldogs beat visiting GSU 44-34 Saturday at Seibert Stadium. Georgia Southern (3-2, 1-2 Southern Conference) led 21-10 at halftime, but turnovers on the first two drives of the third quarter led to nine Samford (4-2, ...
On the surface, it looks like Samford had its way against Western Carolina last Saturday when it rolled to a 62-22 win. And the Bulldogs did, especially in the second half.
Georgia Southern has one defensive philosophy no matter who it's playing - stop the run and make them one-dimensional.
Alex Hanks struggled mightily last year as Georgia Southern's kicker, but his coach never lost faith in him.
MACON - Chester Webb, a basketball player for Georgia Teachers College (now Georgia Southern University) from 1952-56, has been named to the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame's Class of 2014.
Random observations compiled after watching the Georgia Southern Eagles edge Chattanooga 23-21 on Saturday.
With running back Dominique Swope out for the season with a shoulder injury and likely taking a red shirt, the Georgia Southern Eagles needed somebody to fill his shoes. They got an old school answer in William Banks, a senior who seems to come up big every time he's thrust into the starting role. Banks rushed for 86 yards on 18 carries on Saturday as GSU (3-1, 1-1 Southern Conference) held off Chattanooga ...
It's nice to be able to line up and simply run roughshod over opponents. It's even better to be able to walk onto the field and instill fear into other teams.
On a fourth quarter drive, Jerick McKinnon passed Georgia Southern legend Tracy Ham for the seventh-most career rushing yards in program history. The drive belonged completely to McKinnon, as he carried the ball on 10 of the drive's 14 plays for 69 yards to set up a game-winning 26-yard field goal by Younghoe Koo as the Eagles held off Chattanooga 23-21 Saturday at Paulson Stadium. "Everybody knows what Tracy Ham is ...
Georgia Southern offensive tackle Garrett Frye today was named to the CoSIDA/Capital One Division I Football Academic All-District Football team.
Johnathan Bryant got the scholarship he needed because he earned it.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. -Georgia Southern men's soccer senior goalkeeper Neal Bates has been named SoCon Player of the Week for his work between the pipes between Oct. 28, and Nov. 5.
COLUMBIA, S.C. - Elon coach Matt Matheny hopes to make his final season in the Southern Conference a memorable one.