Eagles eager to begin play in Sun Belt

...ineligible to go to a bowl game. The Sun Belt has ties to several bowls, and...said. "We have a lot to prove in the Sun Belt. We're taking (South Alabama...Eagles were picked to finish eighth in the Sun Belt by the same preseason voters...

Atlantic City loses 4th casino as Trump Plaza closes

...seemed to give up about five years ago."A glass-enclosed walkway over Pacific Avenue would be blistering hot under the sun because of the property's frantic cost-cutting moves. Air conditioning the area was one of the expenses deemed non-essential...

Fans showing their pride in Georgia Southern

...Subdivision big boys. On Saturday, the Eagles begin play in the Sun Belt Conference against South Alabama.And while there...Statesboro see the Eagles finishing eighth out of 11 teams in the Sun Belt Conference as the preseason coaches and media polls...

Bulldogs back in familiar territory

...of us."Chances are Saturday's noon home game for Georgia against Troy on the SEC Network won't be one of them.The Sun Belt Conference team fell to 0-3 on Saturday when it lost 38-35 to Abilene Christian, which moved up to FCS level...

Unclear future for guarantee games in college football playoff era

...cost of scheduling guarantee games with other FBS programs has "skyrocketed.""We've got colleagues in the MAC and the Sun Belt and Conference USA that aren't even willing to talk for less than a million dollars," said Ron Prettyman, athletic...

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets rally to beat Georgia Southern Eagles

...Upshaw made the critical error.But the Eagles never seemed to give up, which should bode well when they start play in the Sun Belt Conference next Saturday against South Alabama."We have no one on this team offered (a scholarship) by Tech...

Familiarity reigns when Georgia Southern meets Georgia Tech

...has changed since Johnson ruled the Eagles' sidelines. Southern broke away from the FCS and begins its membership in the Sun Belt Conference and the Football Bowl Subdivision.The Eagles opened the season falling to North Carolina State 24-23...

Ellie Holcomb will perform at Redeemer Church

...expectations."It was resonating with people somehow," she said.Holcomb decided to release a full album, As Sure as the Sun, early this year. It peaked at No. 7 on the overall iTunes chart, she said."I'm sitting up there next to Beyonce...

Fun in the sun

Ethan Poulin, 2, squashes bubbles as mother, Lisa, prepares to blow more bubbles, while enjoying a sunny Wednesday at Evans Towne Center Park.

Space storm could hit GPS, power but little expected impact

A couple of eruptions on the sun earlier this week sent geomagnetic storms racing toward Earth that...said."These are magnetic clouds expelled at high velocity from the sun," he said. The first of these was expected to hit as a "geomagnetic...