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Boston Celtics advance to Eastern Conference semifinals

BOSTON - Kevin Garnett had 28 points and 14 rebounds, hitting a jumper to give Boston the lead with 31 seconds left, and the Celtics beat the Atlanta Hawks, 83-80, in Game 6 on Thursday night to win their first-round playoff series and advance to the Eastern Conference semifinals for the fifth straight year.

May 10, 2012 | By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Poulter, Laird tied at The Players Championship

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Ian Poulter is enjoying his new digs - his newly built home and his spot atop the leaderboard Thursday in The Players Championship.

May 10, 2012 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Derby-winning trainer could face suspension in California

BALTIMORE - Kentucky Derby-winning trainer Doug O'Neill could face a suspension in California after one of his horses was found to have an elevated level of total carbon dioxide, an infraction for which he previously has been punished.

May 10, 2012 | By DAVID GINSBURG AP Sports Writer | Sports


Celtics look to close out Hawks

BOSTON - John Havlicek against the 76ers.

May 09, 2012 | By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


Donald, McIlroy face off at The Players Championship

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Golf's world ranking has been more like a game of musical chairs with the most turnover at the top in the 26-year history of the ranking. Rory McIlroy and Luke Donald would like the music to stop playing for good sometime this year, the sooner the better. And both want the same outcome.

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


Finchem: Masters 'too important' to ignore

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem said Wednesday the Masters is "too important" for the tour to take it off its official schedule, even though Augusta National has never had a female member in its 80-year history.

May 09, 2012 | The Associated Press | Sports


Hawks stay alive

ATLANTA - Al Horford scored 19 points in his first start since January, and the Atlanta Hawks held on for an 87-86 victory over the Boston Celtics in a thrilling Game 5 of the Eastern Conference playoffs Tuesday night.

May 08, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Outdoor Life - Good fishing options offered throughout May

On our calendar of outdoor possibilities we established back in January the schedule calls for a trip to Paradise Public Fishing Area near Tifton, a trip to Charlie Elliot/Marben Farms Public Fishing Area outside Mansfield or taking advantage of Georgia's great pan fish population in the local ponds that abound around the state. Today, we will take a quick look at these three options.

May 08, 2012 | By ALVIN RICHARDSON Special to the Herald | Sports


Gators advance, Eagles added to CFPA watch list

Bulloch Academy will take on Tiftarea Academy this week in the second round of the GISA Class AAA baseball playoff.

May 07, 2012 | From staff and wire reports | Sports


Boston rolling through Hawks

ATLANTA - Boston's Big Three still has some life in those old bones.

May 07, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


I'll Have Another runs away with roses at Kentucky Derby

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - I'll Have Another ran down Bodemeister in the final furlong Saturday to win the Kentucky Derby, winding up in the winner's circle despite a rookie jockey, a more famous stable pony, and a price tag of just $11,000 as a yearling.

May 05, 2012 | By BETH HARRIS AP Racing Writer | Sports


Hawks limping through playoffs

BOSTON - The Atlanta Hawks seemed to have found the answer to their injury woes: a rejuvenated Tracy McGrady, who was putting together a playoff game reminiscent of his youth.

May 05, 2012 | By JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Sports


AP sources: Conference USA to expand by 5

DALLAS - Conference USA is restocking its league and is about to add more schools than it is losing to the Big East.

May 03, 2012 | By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Ex-Pro Bowler Seau found dead

By BERNIE WILSON

May 02, 2012 | By BERNIE WILSON AP Sports Writer | Sports


Hawks hurting

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks are running out of players.

May 02, 2012 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


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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


Tiger tops leaderboard (briefly) at Hero World Challenge

NASSAU, Bahamas - One of the biggest cheers at the Hero World Challenge came from seeing the name Tiger Woods moved to the top of the ...

December 01, 2017 | By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer | Sports


Eagles close out season on road against Coastal

Give Coastal Carolina interim coach Jamey Chadwell credit for one thing: he is a man of his word.

December 01, 2017 | By MIKE BROWN Herald Correspondent | Sports


Championship Saturday around 'P5'

ATLANTA - When Gus Malzahn guided Auburn to the national championship game in his first season as head coach, it was all such a whirlwind.

December 01, 2017 | By PAUL NEWBERRY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Georgia Southern names head football coach - Lunsford earns his shot

On Oct. 22, former Georgia Southern head football coach Tyson Summers was relieved of his duties and a national search for a new coach began.

November 27, 2017 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Pittsburg stuns No. 2 Canes

PITTSBURGH - Miami spent the better part of 13 months putting together the nation's longest winning streak behind a series of comebacks that returned the ...

November 24, 2017 | By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer | Sports


Eagles look to keep Ragin' Cajuns out of a bowl

As a horrible season by anyone's standards winds its way to the finish Georgia Southern finds itself in the role of spoiler once again ...

November 24, 2017 | by MIKE BROWN Herald Correspondent | Sports


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


Photo Gallery: 2015 Georgia Southern Football

December 19, 2015 | Scott Bryant | Sports


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