BRADENTON, Fla. - For a while on Thursday, it seemed the former Pittsburgh Pirates on the Atlanta Braves' traveling roster would sink their old team.
CONCORD, N.C. - Denny Hamlin stared silently at his race car, his hands in the pockets of his firesuit, his hat pulled low on his head. He smiled, made a quick joke, then quickly turned serious with his crew chief.
ORLANDO, Fla. - Davis Love III is trying not to look ahead and concern himself only with the tournaments on his schedule. He gave himself reason to hope Thursday that the Masters might still be on the list.
SALT LAKE CITY - Butler became the latest mid-major team to knock off a top seed in the NCAA tournament.
By now, a nation full of college basketball fans knows all about Northern Iowa's Ali Farokhmanesh.
Bulloch Academy managed only three hits off Memorial Day School left-handed ace pitcher Sal Sanchez, but they came at just the right time.
Ryan Zabroske's day started off a little different than the rest of the Georgia Southern Eagles. It could be said that it ended that way, too.
CLAXTON – A few early runs were followed by a huge, 10-run fourth inning as Claxton outlasted Portal by a score of 14-9 Friday night.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. – Using 11 hits – three extra-base hits – and eight walks, Georgia Southern dropped Wofford, 10-8, to take the series opening game Friday night at Russell C. King Field. Eagle starter Jake Brown logged 6.2 IP while allowing only six hits and four runs for the win.
Eleven years and stronger than ever.
BROOKLET – 18 boys teams and 16 girls teams from 19 schools will gather at Southeast Bulloch High School today at 10 a.m. to participate in the seventh annual Plankenhorn Invitational.
SYLVANIA - The Screven County Lady Gamecocks (8-1, 3-0 Region 3-AA) continued their hot streak with a 5-0 win over visiting Swainsboro, while the boys held off the Tigers for a 3-2 win to complete the sweep Thursday.
Georgia Southern has great name recognition in the world of college athletics. Six national championships in football will do that for you.
Georgia Southern's pitching may have taken a step forward with the job of freshman Justin Hess in Tuesday's 8-7 win over Kennesaw State, but the pitching woes continued in Wednesday's 22-6 loss at No. 9 Clemson.
NEW YORK - John Smoltz is embarking on a career as an analyst for Turner Broadcasting and the MLB Network, although he's not quite ready to say he's thrown his final major league pitch.
ATLANTA (AP) - Dennis Schroder scored 23 points, Paul Millsap added 14 and the Atlanta Hawks held back a late scare to beat the Chicago Bulls ...
HONOLULU - Justin Thomas used to call his father when he arrived at junior tournaments, and the conversation almost always started the same way.
In baseball there's a period in late July, early August called the "dog days".
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama celebrated the World Series champion Chicago Cubs on Monday and spoke about the power sports has to unite people.
Aaron Rodgers doesn't just make the big throws, he designs them.
MELBOURNE, Australia - The record will show that six-time Australian Open champions Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic each had straight-set wins.
CARSON, Calif. (AP) - Bruce Arena realizes he has very little time to get back into his groove with the U.S. national team. After all ...
FRISCO, Texas - Ezekiel Elliott was in the original group of college players to go through something resembling the NFL playoffs when Ohio State won the ...
A Tuesday afternoon press conference at The Clubhouse brought about the word that Ben Freakley would no longer be the head coach of Tormenta FC.
It's so rare in the realm of sports that a brand new franchise can just pop up in year one and find success on ...
NEW YORK - The drive to the Super Bowl begins this weekend as the NFL postseason gets going.
The Georgia Southern women's basketball team hung around South Alabama for well over three quarters, only to see things turn sour in the closing ...
NEW YORK (AP) - Sugar Rodgers left not long after she arrived.
When Gary Kubiak resigned for health reasons less than a year removed from coaching the Denver Broncos to a Super Bowl championship, he left behind ...
In the world of college basketball, there are - as in most sports - a group of perennial national powers. Anyone with even a passing knowledge of ...