Paterno son sought UGA job

...father Joe Paterno talk about how much respect he had for you and for the way you run your program. Your goals of a student athlete program that develops young men to be men of character fits what I have been a part of all of my career."

USC Aiken narrows candidates to replace Vince Alexander

...notice and be here by Aug.1."Warrick said he'd like to have a clone of Alexander, someone who will graduate student-athletes and go out into the community. Also, winning is a must after Alexander set the bar high.In his 10-year run...

Flag removal would give local colleges chances to hold NCAA championships again

...Augusta and Aiken couldn't host a NCAA festival where they host multiple sports?" Warrick said. "I think now the student-athletes in South Carolina are missing out on opportunity to host a national championship."Bryant added: "The festival...


...academic improprieties.The statement added that "we determined that the university had no knowledge of two former student-athletes allegedly receiving improper help with high school coursework before they enrolled." That stems from a December...

Clemson dismisses baseball coach Jack Leggett

...in the NCAA Tournament," Radakovich said in a statement."I have high expectations, and I know our fans and student-athletes have great expectations, for our baseball program."Leggett, 61, did not immediately return messages from The...

USCA men's basketball coach Alexander leaving

...is the program's winningest coach in school history with a 196-113 mark while also posting the highest winning percentage in the program's history (.634). Alexander also has 15 former student-athletes playing professionally.

Southeastern Conference adopts 'serious misconduct' rule for transfers

DESTIN, Fla. - The Southeastern Conference has adopted a rule prohibiting its schools from enrolling student-athletes with "serious misconduct" issues at previous colleges.Call it the Jonathan Taylor statue.The league defined...

Deal signs 'Todd Gurley bill'

...law a bill ? dubbed the "Todd Gurley bill" ? making it a crime punishable by up to a year in prison to entice student athletes to break NCAA rules for money.Deal's office said Thursday that he signed House Bill 3, which carries the jersey...

UGA athletes top SEC academic list

...University of Georgia placed 88 student-athletes on the 2014-15 Winter Southeastern...Overall, the SEC placed 637 student-athletes on the Winter Academic Honor...order to receive the honor, a student-athlete must meet the following criteria...

Evans' Mitchell Petras nabs swimming top honor

...SEC, ACC, Division I schools," said Harper. "That was his goal. He's a bright student and he's a great student-athlete."Petras expects to finalize his college decision in the near future.Evans coach Tiffanie Douglas appreciated...