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.
PALM HARBOR, Fla. - Padraig Harrington didn't have the best score at Innisbrook, just one of the biggest smiles.
The NFL has its final four, and the oddsmakers are forecasting tight games.
MELBOURNE, Australia - For the second time in three days, Novak Djokovic won a match at the Australian Open and was confronted by questions about match-fixing ...
ATLANTA - Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer likes the production he's been getting recently from his bench.
Just a little less than two months ago, Georgia Southern took a swift kick to the pride as Georgia State pulled off an unlikely upset ...
A few months ago, I wrote a column on how "participation" trophies were a hindrance to a young athlete's mental develop and ultimately, a ...
The Georgia Southern Eagles ended a four-game home stand in style and gained some much-needed ground in the Sun Belt Conference standings as they claimed ...
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 ...