Lackey, Knight named Border Bowl III head coaches

...Laney's football stadium for years. But come next January, he will get a new twist on the experience.Lackey was named Team Georgia's head coach for Border Bowl III, which will be held Jan. 9, 2016, at Lucy C. Laney Memorial Stadium. Midland...

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...

Georgia hoping extra rest will be enough for injured players

...Tournament bracket. Jerry Palm, of CBS Sports, projects Georgia as a No. 10 seed. Neither lists Georgia as a bubble team.Georgia awaits the winner of Mississippi's second-round game on Thursday against either South Carolina or Missouri.A...

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...

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...

Lakers' Steve Nash is out for the season

...a former Kentucky and North Caro lina State player, made the preseason first-team.Georgia Southern's Jelani Hewitt was also named to the first-team.Georgia State also features Louisville transfer Kevin Ware.

Kentucky, Florida picked to finish 1-2 in SEC in basketball

...Cauley-Stein, forward Alex Poythress and 6-11 freshman Karl-Anthony Towns from Kentucky were also on the second team. Georgia guard Charles Mann was the only non-Wildcat in that group."It's pretty cool," Aaron Harrison said. "I'm...

Bulldogs don't see team mired in 15-game SEC losing streak when they look at Razorbacks

...Bulldogs are 3½ point favorites in Little Rock."When you turn the film on against Arkansas you don't see an 0-15 team," Georgia offensive tackle Kolton Houston said. "You see that top notch SEC West talented team. Unfortunately in their past...

Georgia Southern Eagles gearing up for pass happy teams in the Sun Belt

...out, they'll run the zone play. It's a numbers game on how you're aligning. You can compare it to an option team."Georgia Southern's defense leads the Sun Belt, allowing 19 points a game. The Eagles have given up just 27 points in their...

Michaux: Gamecocks need to forget this one

...now, I guess," Spurrier said.In three consecutive 11-win seasons, South Carolina's defense only allowed one team (Georgia in 2013) to gain more than 23 first downs in a game. A&M had 23 in the first half Saturday.All told, Texas...