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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."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-14/paterno-son-sought-uga-job
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-06-25/usc-aiken-narrows-ca
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/gru/2015-06-27/flag-removal-would-gi
Overtime

...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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-06-10/overtime
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/clemson/2015-06-04/clemson-dismisses-basebal
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/usca/2015-06-03/usca-mens-basketball
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-05-29/southeastern-conference-a
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-07/deal-signs-todd-gurley-b
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-27/uga-athletes-top-sec-academi
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2015-04-05/evans-mitchell-petras