Two area football coaches named Border Bowl III honorary coaches

Two longtime area football coaches have been named Border Bowl III's honorary coaches.John Barnett is Team Georgia's pick while Hubert Morris is Team South Carolina's.A 1975 Thomson graduate, Barnett spent more than two decades as the...

Old photo of sportsmen piques interest of writer Bill Baab

...members of the Greenbrier High School Fishing Team. Coach Shawn Hackett said the pair finished 10th overall in the 32-team Georgia BASS National High School State Championship Oct. 17-18 on Lake Hartwell. They weighed in seven bass totaling 11...

Georgia Tech has fallen on hard times after a fast start

...know if the defense is good enough to carry the team. And the special teams are certainly doing nothing to carry the team." Georgia Tech's slump has caught others off guard."I honestly don't know why they're struggling," Clemson safety...

Blackout against Alabama in 2008 was dark day for Georgia

...put ourselves in too deep of a hole to get out of it," said Prince Miller, a starting cornerback on that Bulldogs team. Georgia began the 2008 season as a preseason No. 1 team after a Sugar Bowl win over Hawaii and ended in the Capital One Bowl...

Georgia Southern travels a long way for its conference opener at Idaho

...for a game in the continental United States. Central Florida's trip to Stanford is the longest. Fellow Sun Belt team Georgia State had the fourth longest trip this past week as they played at Oregon.

UGA's Mitchell enjoys productive night against Gamecocks

...Mitchell.It's a connection that could produce big things for Georgia this season."Him and Greyson are a great team," Georgia tailback Nick Chubb said. "Malcolm told him to 'Throw the ball up, throw it around me, I'm going to catch it...

Poll shows SEC's strength

...ranked in the top 25 of the latest Associated Press poll (including all seven teams from the SEC West). The two teams Georgia and South Carolina play in their respective SEC openers this week are unranked. The Bulldogs are at Vanderbilt, while...

Georgia Southern sets sights on postseason

...Football Bowl Subdivision team, the Eagles won the Sun Belt Conference with an 8-0 mark. As a first-year FBS team, Georgia Southern, 9-3 overall, was ineligible for a bowl. Its appeal for bowl eligibility was denied by the NCAA.That...

Rosters announced for Border Bowl III

...throughout the season, many of the best high school football seniors have been rewarded with Border Bowl III roster spots.Team Georgia coach Lemuel Lackey and Team South Carolina coach Rick Knight picked 80 total players for the All-Star game's initial...

Michaux: Georgia Tech's struggles cause matchup with Florida State to lose luster

...football team as you are at 2-5. And nobody would know."(* ? Off the top of my head, I know Mississippi State ? the team Georgia Tech rolled 49-34 in the Orange Bowl ? played three consecutive top-eight teams last year and beat them all...