NEW YORK (AP) - Kristaps Porzingis came to the NBA from Europe as a 7-footer with 3-point range, so the comparisons to Dirk Nowitzki were inevitable.
ATLANTA - Georgia Southern entered Saturday needing a win at Georgia State to keep its bowl hopes alive.
For most Georgia Southern fans, 2006 sticks out as a sore thumb. The 3-8 season - still the lowest win total of any modern day Eagle squad - sticks out like an unsightly pimple in what is otherwise a beauty queen of a football program.
Failure can be a difficult thing to process, especially when you come from a place of success.
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HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) - Jimmie Johnson attempts a drive into NASCAR history.
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. - Five tournaments into his rookie season on the PGA Tour, Mackenzie Hughes has the 36-hole lead at Sea Island and expects a few nerves.
BOSTON - Daily fantasy sports rivals DraftKings and FanDuel have agreed to merge after months of speculation and increasing regulatory scrutiny.
HOMESTEAD, Fla. - His race team built him a car fitting for the baddest man on wheels. Tony Stewart will take his final NASCAR ride in a tribute Chevrolet signed by every team member, the hood emblazoned with photos from his championship years and the slogan, "Always a Racer, Forever a Champion."
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech has already locked up its spot in a bowl game.
ATHENS, Ga. - There has been a lot of talk about an early season scare from Nicholls as Georgia has prepared for this week's visit from Louisiana-Lafayette.
Georgia Southern, unlike any season in recent memory, has struggled to run the football in the second half of the season.
There are a lot of factors that go into making a rivalry. There's the passion of the fans, the proximity of the teams to one another, familiarity that breeds a certain degree of contempt, memorable games, and longevity counts, too.
Sadly I must report that I'm getting a divorce. It is an agonizing experience and one that I never imagined would happen. Unfortunately there are irreconcilable differences that cannot be worked through and thus we come to this most tragic of endings. Things just haven't seemed the same lately and though we have even tried counseling there is just nothing left to rebuild our relationship upon.
Playing for the first time in front of their home crowd at Hanner Fieldhouse this season, the Georgia Southern men's basketball team put on a show.