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Raja Andrews gone at 31

November 01, 2016 | By MIKE ANTHONY manthony@statesboroherald.com | Sports


Enough is enough for Summers

Just days after an anemic offensive showing in a 34-10 loss to Appalachian State, changes are in store for Georgia Southern.

October 31, 2016 | By MIKE ANTHONY | Sports


Duke runaway No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25

Duke is in a familiar place to open the college basketball season.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


After Halloween, Tomlin, Indians looking to treat home fans

CLEVELAND - Josh Tomlin looked forward to Halloween and dressing up with his daughters, 2-year-old Makenzie Jae and 1-year-old Myla Kate.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Hideki Matsuyama leaves Japan to conquer the world

SHANGHAI - No one from Japan has more than Hideki Matsuyama's three PGA Tour victories. No one from Japan ever won a World Golf Championship.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Fryer: He can coast the next 2 weeks but that's not Johnson's style

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Jimmie Johnson's quest to win a record-tying seventh championship has been burning for nearly three years at Hendrick Motorsports. Johnson wants that title. Chad Knaus wants that title. Rick Hendrick wants that title.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Duke runaway No. 1 in preseason AP Top 25

Duke is in a familiar place to open the college basketball season.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Rivera wants ways to protect Newton

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Panthers coach Ron Rivera said he's involved in ongoing discussions with the NFL and the Players Association about ways to make sure league MVP Cam Newton is given the same protection in the pocket as other smaller quarterbacks.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Hawks' Mike Scott out 4 weeks; Kelly signed, Tavares waived

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks say backup forward Mike Scott will be out about four weeks because of a sore left knee. To deal with his absence, the team has requested waivers on Edy Tavares and signed forward Ryan Kelly.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Justice Breyer, the fashion maven, makes a colleague swoon

WASHINGTON - A Supreme Court copyright dispute over cheerleading uniforms Monday brought out the fashion maven in Justice Stephen Breyer.

October 31, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Gators chomp up Dogs

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Jordan Scarlett scored for the sixth consecutive game, Antonio Callaway had the first rushing touchdown of his career and No. 14 Florida used a dominant defensive effort to beat Georgia 24-10 on Saturday.

October 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Thomas helps Georgia Tech edge Duke 38-35

ATLANTA - Justin Thomas ran and threw for a combined 459 yards with four touchdowns and Georgia Tech recovered after blowing a three-touchdown lead to beat Duke 38-35 on Saturday.

October 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Millsap leads Hawks to rout of 76ers

PHILADELPHIA - Paul Millsap scored 17 points to lead five Hawks in double figures as Atlanta routed the Philadelphia 76ers 104-72 on Saturday afternoon.

October 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Falcons face Packers with fresh memories of 2015 meltdown

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Falcons have been through this before. A promising start to the season, only to get sidetracked by a deflating loss.

October 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Kluber, Indians beat Cubs 7-2, now lead World Series 3-1

CHICAGO - One more win and baseball fans everywhere might finally believe in these Cleveland Indians.

October 30, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


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Eagles Claim First Sun Belt Conference Championship with 3-1 Win Over App State

STATESBORO – The Georgia Southern men's soccer team sent its three seniors out in fine fashion Saturday night as the Eagles defeated long-time rival Appalachian ...

November 05, 2016 | Georgia Southern Media Relations | Sports


Fifth-year transfers threaten low- and mid-majors

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Tennessee Tech is picked to finish second in its division of the Ohio Valley Conference, and coach Steve Payne is hopeful that ...

November 05, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Kwon holding down offensive line

Georgia Southern entered the season with high hopes, but now instead of fighting for a conference championship it is battling to earn a bowl berth.

November 05, 2016 | By MIKE BROWN Herald Correspondent | Sports


Eagles face big hurdle in form of Ole Miss

Coming off a 34-10 loss to Appalachian State and a loser in four of its last five games Georgia Southern is a frustrated football team.

November 05, 2016 | By MIKE BROWN Herald Correspondent | Sports


Australia's Rod Pampling takes Las Vegas lead into weekend

LAS VEGAS - Rod Pampling followed an opening 11-under 60 with a 68 on Friday to keep the lead in the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.

November 05, 2016 | The Associated Press | Sports


Millions celebrate winning Chicago Cubs with parade, rally

CHICAGO - November blazed like dazzling springtime in Chicago during a massive parade and rally Friday to honor the Cubs' first World Series title in 108 ...

November 05, 2016 | CARLA K. JOHNSON and CARYN ROUSSEAU Associated Press | Sports


Out of Chase, Dillon on pole for Sprint Cup race in Texas

FORT WORTH, Texas - Austin Dillon is on the pole for the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Texas two weeks after a heartbreaking finish knocked him ...

November 05, 2016 | By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer | Sports


Falcons have extra rest after impressive win over Buccaneers

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - A short work week couldn't slow the Atlanta Falcons' high-scoring offense.

November 05, 2016 | By CHARLES ODUM AP Sports Writer | Sports


No. 18 UNC prepares for Georgia Tech's option offense

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - It's always tough for North Carolina to stop Georgia Tech's intricate triple-option offense.

November 05, 2016 | By JOEDY McCREARY AP Sports Writer | Sports


Kentucky hosts struggling Georgia, can become bowl eligible

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky looks to reach what has been an elusive plateau when the Wildcats host a Georgia squad desperate to halt a stunning ...

November 05, 2016 | By GARY B. GRAVES AP Sports Writer | Sports


Photo Gallery: 2015 Georgia Southern Football

December 19, 2015 | Scott Bryant | Sports


Photo gallery: One Season, One Title

Grab a cup of coffee and spend some time re-living the Georgia Southern Eagles sweeping the Sun Belt Conference through the eyes of Herald Staff ...

December 14, 2014 | By SCOTT BRYANT | Sports


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