AUBURN, Ala. - Earnest Ross scored 20 points and made two free throws late in overtime to seal it as Auburn defeated Georgia Southern 88-84 in overtime on Wednesday night.
In the week leading up to the Christmas break, the Georgia Southern Lady Eagles needed some good news.
Auburn and Georgia Southern have a lot in common.
Georgia Southern is set to host a baseball preseason skills camp on Saturday, Jan. 22, at J.I. Clements Stadium.
The game swung both ways for both GSUs, but in the end, it was Georgia Southern holding off Georgia State in overtime.
A lot has changed since Georgia Southern and Georgia State were battling for Trans America Athletic Conference championships in the early 1990s.
An assistant coach for the Hofstra women's soccer program for the last four seasons, Lindsey Vanderspiegel has been named the new women's soccer coach for the Eagles, as announced by Georgia Southern Director of Athletics Sam Baker Monday. Vanderspiegel helped lead the Pride to its most successful seasons in school history and two NCAA second-round championship appearances.
Let me just get this out of the way first.
Georgia Southern just made a statement.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The Southern Conference announced its Academic All-Conference team for the 2010 fall season Monday.
After Georgia Southern had beaten William and Mary, 31-15, in the second round of the FCS playoffs Tribe players in the post game press conference had a glazed look on their face.
Georgia Southern has a laundry list of adversity so far this season.
On Dec. 4, Georgia Southern went to Chattanooga, Tenn. for a Southern Conference game against the Lady Mocs.
You can say the same thing almost every time the Georgia Southern Eagles take the field for an out-of-conference game - the opponent hasn't seen anything quite like GSU's triple-option attack.
"We call them the odd couple," Georgia Southern defensive coordinator Brent Pry said. "One's in to fishing and hunting, and the other is more urban. Definitely two different personalities, but they're great friends."
Antwione Williams has a lot on his Georgia Southern resume.
DAVIDSON, N.C. - Nick Neitzel held the Georgia Southern Eagles to four hits over six innings as the Davidson Wildcats took the three-game series with a 6-0 win at Wilson Field on Sunday.
DAVIDSON, N.C. - Josh Wirsu tossed a season-high seven innings and struck out a team-best 13 batters as the Georgia Southern Eagles evened the three-game series with a 7-5 win over the Davidson Wildcats at Wilson Field on Saturday.
When first-year Georgia Southern offensive coordinator Doug Ruse talks about his football philosophy, it's easy to imagine the words coming from the lips of Jeff Monken, Paul Johnson, even Erk Russell.
This time last year, they were called "wide blockers."
DAVIDSON, N.C. - A five-run first inning lifted the Davidson Wildcats to a 5-2 win over the Georgia Southern Eagles in the Southern Conference series opener at Wilson Field.
Georgia Southern's pro day used have a player, maybe two, and a handful of NFL scouts.
Willie Fritz uses a voice recorder to take notes as he watches practice.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Georgia Southern Eagles scored five unanswered runs to rally within a run, but the North Florida Ospreys prevented the equalizer and won 8-7 at Harmon Stadium on Tuesday.
So far in his head coaching career, Willie Fritz has taken over three programs and turned them into national contenders within their division.
Every three or so years, Georgia Southern coach Rodney Hennon hits another career milestone.