High school grads missing out on billions in Pell Grant funds

...Free Application for Federal Student Aid form, according to consumer finance advisory group NerdWallet's education team.Georgia students lost about $82.3 million, while South Carolina students gave up slightly more than $37.1 million...

Team South Carolina coach Jeremy West played major role

...didn't look that way on the faces of Team South Carolina on Saturday afternoon.Considered heavy underdogs to a loaded Team Georgia in Border Bowl II, the kids from South Carolina came up a collective clutch. The offense marched 70 yards for the...

Move to defense pays off for Georgia Southern's Matt Dobson

...to a state title in 2011.But to get on the field for the Eagles right away, Dobson didn't mind playing special teams. Georgia Southern coaches liked what they saw in a guy who didn't shy away from contact and moved him to safety last season...

Initial rosters for Border Bowl II are released

...County quarterback A.J. Gray are three of the 80 area football players selected for the second annual game that pits Team Georgia against South Carolina.The contest, scheduled for 1 p.m. on Jan. 10 at Laney's football stadium, pits the...

Georgia Southern looking to get defensive against Texas State

STATESBORO, Ga. - After playing against four consecutive predominately passing teams, Georgia Southern began preparation for something a little different ? a running attack.Texas State, Saturday's opponent, likes to...

Area college basketball teams set to tip of their season

College basketball season starts tonight for the three Augusta-area men's college basketball teams.Georgia Regents plays host to Anderson at 7:30 p.m. at Christenberry Fieldhouse in the first day of the PBC-SAC Challenge. In the...

Greenbrier's Sasser, Sandlin sign with Division I programs

...Region 2-AAAAA Pitcher of the Year and The Augusta Chronicle All-Area Player of the Year, made his mark playing for Team Georgia with Sasser in Oklahoma over the summer."They saw me pitch against Team Mississippi and they knew a bunch of kids...

Michaux: Jackets had faith all along

...former Jefferson County star, of only the second Yellow Jackets victory in 14 tries against Mark Richt's Georgia teams.Georgia's players, coaches and fans will be reliving the many ways they had Saturday's edition of clean, old-fashioned...

Georgia Southern's second appeal for bowl eligibility denied by NCAA

...bowl eligibility. Kleinlein said the governing body for college athletics claimed the school was not a "deserving team."Georgia Southern (9-3, 8-0) captured the Sun Belt Conference title Saturday by defeating Louisiana-Monroe 22-16...

Georgia freshman Nick Chubb on All-SEC coaches team

Georgia freshman running back Nick Chubb has been named to the coaches All-Southeastern Conference first team.