Detrez Newsome raced 22 yards to score on fourth down with less than a minute to play as Western Carolina rallied to defeat Mercer 24-21 on Saturday.
Here are the scores from Week 8.
Former Falcons coach Dan Reeves talked Mercer football before serving as the guest speaker at a fundraiser Thursday.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent makes his picks for Week 6.
Evan Jack scored in overtime, and David Marvin's extra point provided the difference to lift Wofford to a 34-33 win over Mercer in a Southern Conference opener for both teams Saturday night.
Here are the scores from week 7.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent makes his picks for Week 5.
The Bibb Skate Arena hosts roller hockey sessions every Tuesday and Sunday.
Here are the scores from the sixth week.
Young hockey players will be taught skating, stick-handling, passing and shooting.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent makes his picks for Week 4.
Jared Davis threw two touchdowns — including the game-winner — and ran for another to lead Tennessee Tech to a 29-22 victory over Mercer on Saturday night.
Here are the scores from the fifth week.
Two late fumbles proved costly for the Greyhounds.
Veteran defenseman Curtis Megginson has committed to attend the Macon Mayhem’s inaugural training camp, leading to the team’s first season starting in October.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent previews Week 3.
The Wildcats trailed 24-7 at the break.
Cochran's Will Fordham won the Junior Enduro race Saturday at Cochran Motor Speedway.
Here are the scores from Week 4.
The club football team opened its home season with a win.
Both teams–to be based on the Macon Campus–will compete in the NAIA and Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC.)
41NBC's Tucker Sargent makes his picks for Week 2
Georgia Military College (GMC) traveled to Texas to face Kilgore College.
Scores and highlights from The End Zone.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent makes his picks for Week 1.
This week's topics range from the beginning of the college football season, to the preseason struggles of the Atlanta Falcons.
Macon's Wiley McDaniel, Jr. won his first race of the season.
The GMC Bulldogs had an easy time Saturday at Davenport Field.
It's been one year since Bishop Frank Ray Arena opened its doors.
Here are the results from the second week of the season.
The biggest high school football matchup in Middle Georgia Thursday was anything but a close game.
41NBC's Tucker Sargent and Bill Shanks talk Georgia sports.
Head coach Bruce Mullen enters his 12th season at Northeast.
Dexter Copeland is a familiar face for Middle Georgia football.
Steven Simpson is entering his third year as head coach of the Bulldogs.
The Mercer University football team wrapped up its final scrimmage of the 2015 preseason on Saturday afternoon, completing a two-quarter session at Five Star Stadium.
Here are the scores from August 21, 2015
The Ashley Harden era begins at Twiggs County with a team that finished 1-9 in 2014.
Samantha Eustace has been named the next Mercer women's lacrosse head coach in an announcement made by Director of Athletics Jim Cole on Wednesday afternoon.
A non-regional schedule in 2014 helped the Eagles toward a winning season.
The Raiders finished 2014 with a mark of 9-4.
In the first episode of the B.S. Report this year, Bill Shanks talks about the Atlanta Falcons.
The Baldwin Braves finished 2014 with a record of 7-5.
2015 will mark Shedrick Risper's seventh season as head coach of the Seminoles.
This will be the beginning of Von Lassiter's third year as head coach of the Bears football team.
Head coach Ronnie Jones talks about his team's upcoming season, as they try to defend their state title.
Head coach Keith Hatcher begins his second season with the school.
Nigel Talton's road to Rio began during his junior year at Peach County High School.
The Wildcats finished 6-4 in 2014.
Last year, the Rams finished with a 5-5 record.
Georgia coach Mark Richt says star running back Nick Chubb is out for the season with a left knee injury.
Robert Alford returned an interception 59 yards for a touchdown, lifting the undefeated Atlanta Falcons to a 25-19 win over the Washington Redskins in overtime Sunday.
Joshua Dobbs threw for 312 yards, ran for 118 more and accounted for five touchdowns Saturday as Tennessee erased a 21-point deficit in a 38-31 victory over No. 19 Georgia.
Taylor Lamb threw three touchdown passes and Appalachian State beat Georgia State 37-3 on Saturday.
Deshaun Watson threw for two touchdowns, Wayne Gallman ran for two scores and No. 6 Clemson surged past a reeling Georgia Tech 43-24 on Saturday.
Trey White threw three touchdowns passes for the first scores of the game and Kennesaw State went on to a 56-17 victory over Point University on Saturday.
Dennis Schroder scored 11 points as the Atlanta Hawks overcame a slow first half to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 103-93 Friday night.
The Washington Redskins will be missing both starting cornerbacks against the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday, with Chris Culliver joining DeAngelo Hall on the sideline.
Atlanta Hawks' player Thabo Sefolosha (TAH'-boh sehf-ah-LOH'-shuh) has been acquitted in a case stemming from a police fracas outside a trendy New York City nightclub.
Atlanta Falcons receiver Roddy White is back with the team and says he is encouraged about his role following a meeting with coach Dan Quinn.
Jeff Teague scored 15 of his 17 points in the first half and the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 98-96 in the preseason opener for both teams.
A former teammate of a professional basketball player arrested outside a New York City nightclub says his friend was giving money to a homeless man when he was taken to the ground by police officers.
The Atlanta Falcons have placed wide receiver and return specialist Devin Hester on injured reserve-designated to return with a turf toe injury.
Coach Dan Quinn has been trying to get the Atlanta Falcons to start games fast.
A.J. Pierzynski was a bargain for the Atlanta Braves after signing a one-year, $2 million contract.
Georgia coach Mark Richt says he's sticking with Greyson Lambert as the Bulldogs starting quarterback.
Matt Wisler pitched four-hit ball over 8 2/3 innings, and the Atlanta Braves beat St. Louis 2-0 Sunday for a doubleheader sweep that sent Cardinals' batters to the playoffs with a 27-inning scoreless streak.
Devonta Freeman scored three more touchdowns and the Atlanta Falcons remained unbeaten, romping to a 48-21 victory over the hapless Houston Texans on Sunday.
Shelby Miller ended his 24-start winless streak, holding his former Cardinals teammates to three hits through eight innings and leading the Atlanta Braves over St. Louis 6-0 in Sunday's doubleheader opener.
Matt Breida ran for two touchdowns, and Ken Butler Jr. returned a blocked punt 45 yards for a touchdown to lead Georgia Southern past Louisiana Monroe 51-31 on Saturday night.
Nicholas Bentley ran for two touchdowns and Savannah State snapped a 24-game losing streak with a 37-27 victory over Florida A&M on Saturday night.
Jake Coker ran the offense to perfection, the defense turned in a dominating performance, and No. 13 Alabama even got a touchdown from its special teams Saturday in a 38-10 rout of No. 8 Georgia that re-established the Crimson Tide as a force in the national race.
Quinshad Davis threw a 37-yard touchdown pass to quarterback Marquise Williams, capping North Carolina's comeback from a three-touchdown deficit, and the Tar Heels beat Georgia Tech 38-31 on Saturday.
Julio Teheran pitched six strong innings, Daniel Castro drove in two runs and the Atlanta Braves beat the NL Central champion St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Friday night.
The unbeaten Atlanta Falcons will be without running back Tevin Coleman, tight end Jacob Tamme and safety Ricardo Allen for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans.
Georgia receiver Isaiah McKenzie has apologized for being involved in an incident that led to police being called to an Athens restaurant.
The Atlanta Hawks basketball team has invited fans to see its new court surface during an open practice session this weekend.
Clint Robinson hit a home run and Stephen Strasburg continued his strong September to help the Washington Nationals beat the Atlanta Braves 3-0 on Thursday night.
The Atlanta Braves have promoted John Coppolella to general manager following three seasons as assistant GM.
Rookie Williams Perez threw six innings and the Atlanta Braves' bullpen did the rest as they recorded a rare shutout in beating the Washington Nationals 2-0 on Wednesday night.
A.J. Pierzynski hit two home runs and rookie Matt Wisler threw seven strong innings as the Atlanta Braves beat the Washington Nationals 2-1 on Tuesday night for just their fourth win in 17 tries against the Nats.
New coach Dan Quinn has the Atlanta Falcons believing they can win.
Marquise Williams is once again listed as the starting quarterback for North Carolina.
Justin Bour homered twice and drove in three runs, leading the Miami Marlins over the Atlanta Braves 9-5 Sunday for a three-game sweep.
Matt Ryan and Julio Jones connected for two touchdowns, Devonta Freeman ran for 141 yards and three scores, and the Atlanta Falcons beat Dallas 39-28 Sunday in the Cowboys' first game without Tony Romo and Dez Bryant.
Georgia players are using social media to offer prayers for injured Southern wide receiver Devon Gales.
Matt Breida ran for 179 yards and two touchdowns as Georgia Southern beat Idaho 44-20 in Sun Belt Conference play on Saturday night.
Justin Bour hit a two-run home run, Justin Nicolino pitched seven solid innings and the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 Saturday night.
Connor Kacsor rushed 44 times for 229 yards and three 2-yard touchdowns and Dayton edged Kennesaw State 31-27 on Saturday night.
Southern has announced wide receiver Devon Gales suffered a spinal injury in the second half of Saturday's 48-6 loss at No. 7 Georgia.
Quentin Williams threw for 207 yards and ran for 100 to lead Bethune-Cookman past Savannah State 42-12 to hand the Tigers their 24th straight loss on Saturday.
Shaquille Powell rushed for three touchdowns and Duke's defense dominated No. 20 Georgia Tech in a 34-20 victory Saturday
Nick Chubb ran for 131 yards and two touchdowns and also caught a TD pass to lead No. 7 Georgia to a 48-6 win over Southern on Saturday.
Jose Fernandez became the first pitcher in the modern era to win his first 17 career home decisions, overcoming a rough start Friday to help the Miami Marlins beat the Atlanta Braves 12-11.
Dallas defensive end Jeremy Mincey has been ruled out of the Cowboys' game Sunday against Atlanta because of a concussion.
Coach Dan Quinn says it will be at least another week before linebacker Brooks Reed debuts with the Atlanta Falcons.
The Red Sox have hired former Atlanta Braves general manager Frank Wren as senior vice president of baseball operations, a day after Mike Hazen was promoted to general manager.
Duke expects to have injured running back Jela Duncan back this week.
Jason Richardson is retiring after a 13-year NBA career in which he averaged more than 23 points a game for Golden State 10 years ago.
Freddie Freeman broke a ninth-inning tie with a three-run homer after driving in two as a pinch hitter in the seventh, and the Atlanta Braves stunned the Mets 6-3 Wednesday night in the finale of New York's rough homestand.
Joey Logano won at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday to automatically advance to the third round of NASCAR's playoffs.
Tennessee Chancellor Jimmy Cheek says he is "very confident" there was "no inappropriate conduct" between Volunteers coach Butch Jones and a player.
Tennessee wide receiver Alton "Pig" Howard has been dismissed from the team for a violation of unspecified team rules.
Kevin Harvick dominated a race he had to win to advance to the second round of NASCAR's playoffs, while six-time champion Jimmie Johnson was a stunning elimination from contention.
Southern University football player Devon Gales wants supporters to know he's in good spirits despite a paralyzing neck injury.
Southern has launched the Devon Gales Fund to provide financial assistance to Gales' medical expenses following his surgery for a spinal injury in Saturday's loss at No. 8 Georgia.
At age 22, Jordan Spieth became the first $22 million man in golf Sunday.
Matt Kenseth pushed Kevin Harvick down the stretch and took the lead for good when the defending series champion ran out of gas Sunday at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in the second race of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Championship.
Jordan Spieth already has the best year in golf. He's one round away from having the richest year in golf history.
Henrik Stenson overcame a few early mistakes in a Friday drizzle and shot 2-under 68 for a three-shot lead over Jordan Spieth going into the weekend of the Tour Championship.
Getting back to East Lake is the challenge for Henrik Stenson. Playing the course appears to be the easy part.
Denny Hamlin gave Joe Gibbs Racing a victory in the opening round of NASCAR's playoffs by rallying from a disastrous start at Chicagoland Speedway.
Jason Day won the BMW Championship on cruise control Sunday with a mostly stress-free final round of 2-under 69 that vaulted him into the top spot in the world ranking.
Davis Love III won the Wyndham Championship on Sunday to become the third-oldest winner in PGA Tour history, while Tiger Woods' season came to an abrupt end.
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson is in a coma and in critical condition after sustaining a head injury when he was hit by a large piece of debris that broke off a car in the crash-filled race at Pocono Raceway.
Jason Day led wire-to-wire Sunday at Whistling Straits to close out a record-setting PGA Championship and capture his first major title.
Matt Kenseth raced to his third NASCAR Sprint Cup victory of the season, winning in convincing fashion Sunday at Michigan International Speedway.
Joey Logano had enough fuel this time.
Matt Kenseth stretched his fuel and zipped past the fading leaders in the final thrilling laps Sunday to win the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Pocono Raceway.
Kyle Busch's incredible comeback rolled through Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where Busch won the Brickyard 400 on Sunday to sweep the weekend at the historic track.
The five-time Brickyard winner has returned to the track with heavy damage.
Carli Lloyd came up big again. Three times.
Carli Lloyd buried a penalty kick, Hope Solo got another shutout and the United States beat top-ranked Germany 2-0 on Tuesday night to advance to the title match at the Women's World Cup.
Bubba Watson made an 8-foot birdie putt on the second playoff hole Sunday to outlast Paul Casey and win the Travelers Championship for the second time.
Kyle Busch's comeback now includes a victory - a mere five races after he returned from serious injuries suffered the season-opening weekend.
The Minnesota Timberwolves have selected Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns with the first pick in the NBA draft.
Pavin Smith homered and drove in three runs and Brandon Waddell turned in another strong College World Series pitching performance, leading Virginia over Vanderbilt 4-2 on Wednesday night for the school's first baseball national championship.
NASCAR is backing South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley's call to remove the Confederate flag from the Statehouse grounds in the wake of a massacre at a Charleston church.
Alex Morgan scored her first goal of the Women's World Cup and the United States advanced to the quarterfinals with a 2-0 victory over Colombia on Monday night.
Jordan Spieth has won the U.S. Open after Dustin Johnson three-putted from 12 feet on the final hole at Chambers Bay with a chance to win the championship himself.
The Golden State Warriors have won their first NBA championship since 1975, beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 in Game 6.
Make that a championship hat trick for these Chicago Blackhawks.
Stephen Curry turned in an MVP performance. So did LeBron James.
Kurt Busch has won his second NASCAR Sprint Cup race of the season, a rain-shortened event at Michigan International Speedway on Sunday that was called 62 laps short of its scheduled distance.
Jonathan Toews and Brandon Saad scored, Corey Crawford withstood a furious barrage in the closing minute and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 to tie the Stanley Cup Final at 2-2 on Wednesday night.
LeBron James had 40 points, 12 rebounds and eight assists, and the Cleveland Cavaliers held on for a 96-91 victory over the Golden State Warriors and a 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals.
Cedric Paquette scored the tiebreaking goal on an exceptional pass from Victor Hedman with 3:11 to play, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 Monday night to take a 2-1 lead in the Stanley Cup Final.
The Big Three has faded. The Terrific Two is gone. And the Cleveland Cavaliers are still heading home with the NBA Finals knotted up at a game apiece.
Martin Truex Jr. led the most laps for the fourth straight race, only this time he was in front on the one that mattered most, breaking through Sunday at Pocono Raceway for his first Sprint Cup victory since 2013.
Steph Curry had 26 points for Golden State.
Chicago trailed until late in the third period.
Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Golden State Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 victory over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night.
James Harden scored a playoff career-high 45 points and the Houston Rockets led from start to finish to avoid elimination in the Western Conference finals with a 128-115 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 on Monday night.
Stephen Curry scored 33 points to turn back another spectacular performance by James Harden, and the Golden State Warriors held off the Houston Rockets 99-98 on Thursday night to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals.
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard says he has a sprained left knee and is unsure whether he'll be able to play against Golden State in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals Thursday night.
Stephen Curry hit two free throws in the final seconds to finish with 34 points, and the Golden State Warriors rallied from 16 points down in the second quarter to beat the Houston Rockets 110-106 on Tuesday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.
LeBron James struggled to score 15 points, Kyrie Irving limped off the court and the Cleveland Cavaliers still beat the Chicago Bulls 94-73 on Thursday night to clinch their Eastern Conference semifinal series in six games.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. cruised to his first win of the season at an old familiar place that has always been good to his family.
Danica Patrick is losing GoDaddy as her primary car sponsor.
Kurt Busch dominated once he took the lead and won the rain-delayed NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday.