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Ben Curtis takes Texas Open lead

SAN ANTONIO - Ben Curtis can't pick his schedule like the old days. The former British Open champion, whose status has sunk near the lowest on the PGA Tour, now waits for the phone to ring to find out whether tournaments can squeeze him in.

April 20, 2012 | By PAUL J. WEBER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Georgia State dismisses QB, suspends 2 others for bar fight

Georgia State University dismissed quarterback Bo Schlecter and indefinitely suspended kicker Christian Benvenuto and linebacker Dexter Moody, a former star at Emanuel County Institute in Twin City, for their roles in a bar fight in Atlanta early Thursday morning, a school official told ESPN.com on Friday.

April 20, 2012 | By MARK SCHLABACH ESPN.com | Sports


Every fires course record 63

SAN ANTONIO - Matt Every arrived at the Texas Open having sworn off instructors, proudly cutting practices short and cringing at the sight of other players endlessly tweaking their swings.

April 19, 2012 | By PAUL J. WEBER AP Sports Writer | Sports


Thrilling or thuggish, old-time hockey has returned

If old-time hockey is back, it's left many - from Al Arbour to Wayne Gretzky and even Don Cherry - questioning whether they like the gritty sequel.

April 19, 2012 | By JOHN WAWROW AP Sports Writer | Sports


Colts inform Luck that he will be first pick of draft

INDIANAPOLIS - A person with direct knowledge of the situation says the Indianapolis Colts are taking Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck with the No. 1 pick in next week's NFL draft.

April 19, 2012 | By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer | Sports


Secrets to becoming a great outdoorsman

In order to be considered a really first-class outdoorsman by your peers there are some essential characteristics that are required. First of all, let's define outdoorsman. According to Mr. Daniel Webster of dictionary fame, an outdoorsman is: One who frequently engages in outdoor activities and adventures such as hunting, fishing, golf, and yard maintenance all within the proportional framework of what is allowed by his or her spouse.

April 18, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


Potential Clemens jurors question cost of hearing

WASHINGTON - Roger Clemens stood and uttered "Morning" to the 90 potential jurors who had gathered in the ornate, sixth-floor ceremonial courtroom, the one deemed big enough to hold them all. After he sat down, he swiveled his chair, as if trying to make eye contact with as many as possible.

April 16, 2012 | By JOSEPH WHITE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Petterson clinging to 1-stroke lead

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Carl Pettersson couldn't have had a better time with Colt Knost at the RBC Heritage. He hopes to have as much fun when the two play again on Sunday.

April 14, 2012 | By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer | Sports


Morosini collapses, dies during game

MILAN - Former Italy Under-21 midfielder Piermario Morosini died Saturday after suffering cardiac arrest and collapsing on the pitch during his team Livorno's Serie B match at Pescara. He was 25.

April 14, 2012 | By DANIELLA MATAR AP Sports Writer | Sports


Three have share of lead at Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Chad Campbell used a fast start, and Vaughn Taylor and Colt Knost had strong finishes to share the first-round lead at 4-under 67 in the RBC Heritage on Thursday.

April 12, 2012 | By PETE IACOBELLI AP Sports Writer | Sports


Petrino, mistress in frequent contact

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - Former Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino and his mistress were in frequent contact over the past six months, sometimes calling or texting each other dozens of times in a single day - including game days, according to a review of his business cellphone records by The Associated Press.

April 11, 2012 | By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer | Sports


Rajon Rondo lifts road-weary Celtics to a win over Hawks

BOSTON - Paul Pierce overcame a miserable shooting game with a key jumper in overtime and Rajon Rondo finished with a triple-double with 20 assists, 10 points and 10 rebounds to lift the surging Boston Celtics to an 88-86 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.

April 11, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Marlins' Guillen suspended: Manager out 5 games for Castro comments

MIAMI - A contrite Ozzie Guillen sat in the heart of Little Havana seeking forgiveness for what the Miami Marlins manager called the biggest mistake of his life - saying he admired Fidel Castro.

April 10, 2012 | By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life - Great month to trout fish in N. Ga. mountains

When we planned our outdoor calendar for 2012, my suggestion for your April adventure was to head to the North Georgia Mountains and get in some trout fishing in one of the many streams and rivers our state has to offer. Although trout in Georgia streams don't rival the size of those in states to the north of us, it is still a lot of fun and a wonderful outdoor excursion for you and your kids or buddies.

April 10, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON Special to the Herald | Sports


Bubba must now master fame

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Bubba Watson had reason to feel like a rock star.

April 09, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


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Goodell, Jerry Jones moving on with new contract in place

IRVING, Texas - NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell twice turned to Jerry Jones when asked about his relationship with the powerful Dallas Cowboys owner who tried to ...

December 13, 2017 | By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


Bob DeBesse named new offensive coordinator

December 13, 2017 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Eagles all over George Mason

FAIRFAX, Va. - Quan Jackson scored a career-high 16 points, including 12 in the second half, and Georgia Southern held George Mason to 29 percent shooting ...

December 12, 2017 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


NFL Network suspends analysts over sexual misconduct suit

NEW YORK - Hall of Fame player Marshall Faulk and two other NFL Network analysts were suspended after a woman who worked as a wardrobe stylist ...

December 12, 2017 | The Associated Press | Sports


Eagles too much for Tigers

Following a week off as the fall semester wrapped up with finals, the Georgia Southern men's basketball team had to shake off some rust ...

December 10, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Adrian Peterson Q & A

Georgia Southern's Adrian Peterson was one of 10 former collegiate players inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame Tuesday night in New York.

December 08, 2017 | Josh Aubrey jaubrey@statesboroherald.com | Sports


3 Eagles make second team of All-Sun Belt squad

December 05, 2017 | sunbeltsports.org | Sports


Russian flag won't fly at Olympics

LAUSANNE, Switzerland - Russian athletes will be allowed to stand on the medal podium at the Winter Olympics - just not with their anthem playing or their ...

December 05, 2017 | By GRAHAM DUNBAR Associated Press | Sports


Outdoor Life: Georgia's quail hunting, population, on the decline

Georgia's bobwhite quail season has begun and that is the best news I can give you. The sport is one of the finest outdoor ...

December 05, 2017 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


More coaching changes for Eagles

Georgia Southern AMR

December 04, 2017 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Column: A strong Tiger Woods is a good starting point

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) - It wasn't the best shot Tiger Woods hit all week. It might have been the most telling.

December 04, 2017 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Mayfield, Jackson, Love are Heisman Trophy finalists

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield made Heisman Trophy history just by being selected as a finalist.

December 04, 2017 | By RALPH D. RUSSO AP College Football Writer | Sports


Tennessee names Fulmer AD, places Currie on paid leave

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee has turned to its familiar past to comfort its uneasy fan base in an attempt to rescue what has been a ...

December 02, 2017 | By STEVE MEGARGEE AP Sports Writer | Sports


Jimbo Fisher resigns at Florida State to take Texas A&M job

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Jimbo Fisher is leaving Florida State for Texas A&M, four years after leading the Seminoles to their third national title.

December 01, 2017 | By JOE REEDY Associated Press | Sports


Beleaguered World Cup gets weak opener: Russia-Saudi Arabia

MOSCOW - A World Cup shrouded in corruption controversies and struggling to attract sponsors could have the dreariest of starts.

December 01, 2017 | By ROB HARRIS AP Global Soccer Writer | Sports


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