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.
Meaningless bowls. Too many bowls. Made-for-TV bowls. Shrinking bowl attendance.
In movies, sequels aren't always as good.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The decorative clock bearing the name of America's incoming 45th president has yet to start at the Trump International Golf ...
The new year in golf is consumed by an old topic, this time with a twist.
Due to an early deadline so that all Statesboro Herald employees can properly ring in the new year, this space in the sports section will ...
They came from many sports, in many countries, with varying forms of pressure involved.
CHICAGO - Everything changed for the Chicago Cubs on a rainy November night. A century-plus worth of heartache washed away by a wave of pure joy.
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) - As 2016 comes to a close, Geno Auriemma and his UConn Huskies finished the year unbeaten.
PERTH, Australia (AP) - Roger Federer says he hopes to play for at least another two to three years and that his "mindset is for the ...
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Mississippi State's sideline erupted in celebration, relieved to escape with a victory to end a challenging season.
DETROIT - Boston College blew a fourth-quarter lead in a loss to Georgia Tech in its season opener in Ireland. In the Eagles' finale, they showed ...
SHREVEPORT, La. - Jaylen Samuels caught three touchdown passes from Ryan Finley, Nyheim Hines returned a kickoff for a 100-yard touchdown and North Carolina State beat ...