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Manning finalizes deal with Denver

DENVER - Peyton Manning stood next to John Elway, holding up a bright orange jersey with the No. 18 on it.

March 20, 2012 | By EDDIE PELLS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Former UGA star Hines Ward retires

PITTSBURGH - Hines Ward believes he can still play football. The longtime Pittsburgh wide receiver known for his high-wattage smile and his bone-crunching blocks just couldn't stomach the thought of doing it in some strange uniform on some strange field with nary a Terrible Towel in sight.

March 20, 2012 | By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer | Sports


Turkey hunters prepare for open season Saturday

Georgia's turkey hunters are anxiously looking forward to the upcoming weekend. The 2012 season opens Saturday, March 24th and runs through May 15th this year and the roughly 50,000 hunters scattered across the state are poised to take to the field. There are turkeys in all of Georgia's 159 counties and even though they are not evenly distributed there's a chance to bring home a gobbler regardless of where you live. The limit is three toms per hunter for the season. Turkeys prefer heavily forested habitat and success depends in large part on weather and the ...

March 20, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


Manning, Broncos in negotiations

DENVER - Peyton Manning wants to play for the Denver Broncos in Act II of his outstanding career.

March 19, 2012 | By ARNIE STAPLETON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Book on Tiger causing a stir

ORLANDO, Fla. - Tiger Woods' fascination with the Navy SEALs and how he might have incurred his leg injuries are sure to generate plenty of buzz when Hank Haney's book goes on sale next week.

March 19, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Poe and Strickland win March tourney

Southern Anglers Challenge held its March tournament on the 17th out of Stokes Bluff Landing on the Savannah River with 23 teams participating. The weather was great with no rain and a slight breeze. The river was low and clear.

March 19, 2012 | Special to the Herald | Sports


Ohio teams lead charge into Sweet 16

CINCINNATI - Stirred by a pep talk from the school president, the Ohio Bobcats applauded themselves in the locker room and celebrated their trip to the NCAA tournament's round of 16 by chanting: "We are Ohio!"

March 19, 2012 | By JOE KAY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Indiana rallies to defeat VCU

PORTLAND, Ore. - Four years after hitting rock bottom, Indiana is making noise again in the NCAA tournament.

March 17, 2012 | By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer | Sports


Jump for joy: Norfolk State stuns Missouri, 86-84

OMAHA, Neb. - Kyle O'Quinn's booming voice echoed through the halls, the jovial center for Norfolk State riding the euphoria of a monumental upset of Missouri as the words spilled out of his mouth faster than he could think.

March 16, 2012 | By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer | Sports


My Take 3/17 - Atlanta's spring training failure is no reason to panic

It's far too early to panic, but Atlanta Braves fans can't be overly excited when they look at stories and box scores from spring training.

March 16, 2012 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Lehigh upsets Duke

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The Lehigh Mountain Hawks said they weren't afraid of mighty Duke.

March 16, 2012 | By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer | Sports


Jaguars re-sign former Statesboro star Jeremy Mincey

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The Jacksonville Jaguars finally got going in free agency.

March 15, 2012 | By MARK LONG AP Sports Writer | Sports


Syracuse avoids historic upset

PITTSBURGH - Syracuse was missing its starting center. North Carolina-Asheville thought the Orange got help from three men in striped shirts.

March 15, 2012 | By JIM O'CONNELL AP Basketball Writer | Sports


It's March Madness

Butler and Virginia Commonwealth defied the odds with Hoosiers-like runs to the Final Four last season, leaving a trail of ripped up NCAA tournament brackets across the country.

March 15, 2012 | By JOHN MARSHALL AP Basketball Writer | Sports


Want to see GSU hoops coach Charlton Young's NCAA bracket?

Herald Sports Editor Noell Barnidge spoke with Georgia Southern men's basketball head coach Charlton Young on Tuesday night and got C.Y.'s picks for the 2012 NCAA Basketball Tounament. Click on the image to see C.Y.'s bracket. How do you think he did?

March 14, 2012 | Eddie Ledbetter | Sports


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Eagles hang on against UMKC, now 5-0

ESTERO, Fla. - Mike Hughes tallied 17 points and five rebounds, and Georgia Southern held UMKC to one field goal in the last four minutes to ...

November 21, 2017 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


The tale of the hungry ducklings

(Author's note: I've had several requests to give an update on Matilda the Muscovy Duck and her brood that we raised this past ...

November 21, 2017 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON | Sports


GS ladies notch win at S.C. State

Freshman Tatum Barber hit three free throws with 0.4 seconds remaining to lift Georgia Southern women's basketball to a 61-58 win at South ...

November 21, 2017 | Georgia Southern AMR | Sports


Georgia Dome imploded in downtown Atlanta

ATLANTA - One of the nation's largest domed stadiums collapsed Monday into a pile of jagged concrete and a vast cloud of dust in a ...

November 20, 2017 | By JEFF MARTIN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Eagles finally in win column

As the old saying goes, the tenth time is the charm.

November 18, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Trump to host NCAA champs, So Carolina women decline invite

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump will host college sports championship teams at the White House on Friday, although the South Carolina women's basketball team declined ...

November 17, 2017 | By ZEKE MILLER Associated Press | Sports


IOC to decide Dec. 5 if Russia goes to 2018 Winter Olympics

GENEVA - The International Olympic Committee will decide on Dec. 5 if Russia can compete at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.

November 17, 2017 | By GRAHAM DUNBAR AP Sports Writer | Sports


Scherzer, Kluber win Cy Young Awards by wide margins

Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals coasted to his third Cy Young Award, winning Wednesday for the second straight year in the National League.

November 15, 2017 | By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer | Sports


SEC teams rely on young QB's with varying results

The Southeastern Conference is filled with young quarterbacks this season, with many teams putting their offenses in the hands of freshmen or sophomores.

November 15, 2017 | KRISTIE RIEKEN Associated Press | Sports


Cowboys' Elliott drops appeal, will serve rest of suspension

FRISCO, Texas - Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is ending his legal fight with five games remaining on a six-game suspension over alleged domestic violence.

November 15, 2017 | By SCHUYLER DIXON AP Pro Football Writer | Sports


Allen leads No. 1 Duke over No. 2 Michigan State

CHICAGO - Forget about Marvin Bagley III and the rest of Duke's talented freshmen for a moment.

November 14, 2017 | By JAY COHEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Overreaction: Cowboys can't make playoffs without Zeke

No Zeke means no playoffs for the Dallas Cowboys.

November 14, 2017 | By ROB MAADDI AP Sports Writer | Sports


Column: Vegas rolls dice and comes up a winner

LAS VEGAS (AP) - This was a sight no self-respecting bookie in this gambling town would have ever laid odds on seeing.

November 13, 2017 | By TIM DAHLBERG AP Sports Columnist | Sports


Southern bashes Bakersfield

Georgia Southern received some attention from the college basketball world when it upset Wake Forest on the road to begin its season last week.

November 13, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman: I was abused by doctor

Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman says she is among the young women sexually abused by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor.

November 11, 2017 | By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer | Sports


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