Georgia College men’s basketball (9-19, 3-16 PBC) hit a cold stretch mid-way through the second half Wednesday contributing to an 83-65 loss to Lander University (19-8, 11-8 PBC) on Senior Day at the Centennial Center.
Senior night turned out to be a tough one for the Georgia College women’s basketball team (14-12, 10-9 PBC) as they fell to Lander University (23-5, 16-3 PBC) Wednesday in the Centennial Center, 70-65.
Quarterfinal scores from Wednesday.
The most recent National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) poll was released Wednesday, Feb. 25 and the Georgia College softball team (15-3) moved up four spots from last week, coming in at No. 15.
The Unadilla native will leave his Front Row Motorsports team for Joe Gibbs Racing until Busch returns.
The GHSA playoffs continue this week.
Darious Moten had 15 points and Ike Nwamu blocked a shot in the final second to secure Mercer's 62-61 victory over Samford on Saturday night.
Eight new members will be inducted into the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame this weekend.
The Fort Valley State men's basketball team has won only three games this season.
Greg Pryor had 13 of his 16 points in the second half and Chattanooga pulled away in the final 10 minutes to beat Mercer 74-61 on Thursday night.
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (9-17, 3-14 PBC) got another 20-point performance from Terrell Harris (Indiantown, Florida) but it wasn’t enough as the Bobcats fell 79-71 at Clayton State University (15-10, 8-9 PBC) Wednesday night.
The boys took the floor Wednesday for Round 1.
The Georgia College women’s basketball team (13-11, 9-8 PBC) found it tough going Wednesday night on the road, as Clayton State University (16-10, 10-7 PBC) edged the Bobcats 59-51.
The Mercer University baseball team dropped an 8-2 decision to No. 19 Kennesaw State on Wednesday evening at Claude Smith Field.
See which middle Georgia teams made the cut.
The GHSA state playoffs started Tuesday.
The Mercer baseball team dropped a mid-week game to the Panthers.
The GMC Prep rifle team will compete in the Anniston, Alabama event in April.
The Mercer University baseball team returns to action for its first mid-week test of the year, as the Bears host in-state rival Georgia State for a 5 p.m. contest at Claude Smith Field.
The GHSA released brackets Sunday.
Darious Moten scored 13 points as Mercer held on in the final minutes to beat UNC Greensboro 55-50 on Saturday.
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (9-16, 3-13 PBC) had a cold stretch mid-way through the second half Saturday and that was all the University of North Georgia (15-8, 9-7 PBC) would need, pulling away for a 75-67 Bobcat loss at the Centennial Center.
The Georgia College women’s basketball team (13-10, 9-7 PBC) ended the University of North Georgia’S (20-4, 12-4 PBC) eight-game winning streak Saturday, as the Bobcats defeated the Nighthawks 64-55.
Smith made the announcement about becoming a Bulldog Friday morning on his Twitter page.
Mike Brown scored 14 points, including a perfect 4 of 4 from 3-point range, to help Western Carolina sneak by Mercer 58-54 on Thursday night.
Middle Georgia's high school basketball teams continued their region tournaments Thursday.
It took a late 13-5 run by the Georgia College women’s basketball team (12-10, 8-7 PBC) to defeat Young Harris College (9-13, 6-9 PBC), 57-51 in the Centennial Center, Wednesday.
Middle Georgia's high school basketball teams continued their region tournaments Wednesday.
Middle Georgia's high school basketball teams continued their region tournaments Tuesday.
The Georgia College softball team (8-2) continued its winning ways Tuesday, taking both games from the University of West Georgia Wolves, 8-0 and 7-1. The Bobcats now have a six-game winning streak.
The Knights were on the road Tuesday playing at University of South Carolina - Beaufort and the Sand Sharks were able to cool off the Knights' bats for the first time this season.
Middle Georgia's high school basketball teams started their region tournaments Monday.
Despite returning all 11 starters on both offense and defense, Mercer coach Bobby Lamb said Sunday every spot is up for grabs as spring practice begins.
The Georgia College softball team (6-2) defeated the Albany State Golden Rams (0-2) 8-1 and 4-2 Sunday at the Peeler Complex to finish the weekend with consecutive sweeps.
Mercer's softball team moved to 4-1 on the season with a 13-6 win Sunday over Jacksonville State.
For the second-straight game, the No. 26 Georgia College baseball team (0-3) had a small early lead at No. 2 University of Tampa (6-0), only to lose late. The Bobcats dropped Sunday’s contest 7-2.
Middle Georgia State sent 17 batters to the plate in the bottom of the 2nd inning and sent 13 runs across the plate on 10 hits and 4 walks, leaving just one stranded runner.
Darious Moten and Ike Nwamu scored 19 points apiece and Furman pulled away in the closing minutes to defeat Furman 74-68 on Saturday.
T.J. Hallice scored 16 points, Darious Moten added 15 and Mercer blew past the Citadel for a 76-53 victory on Thursday.
Mount de Sales Academy's Carson Leatherwood and Sophia Lekas will continue their playing careers in college.
The Mercer University baseball team was picked to finish second in the Southern Conference’s Preseason Media Poll, while finishing third in the SoCon Coaches Poll as released by the conference office today.
Fort Valley State University Wildcats Head Coach Donald Pittman has announced the signing of six players to National Letters of Intent.
Macon County linebacker Roquan Smith announced Wednesday morning he was going to UCLA, but then he wasn't so sure.
Four players signed on Wednesday, one is already enrolled at Duke and another could sign in the next few weeks.
Three seniors say they're going to South Carolina, Tennessee, and Kentucky.
Robert Cummings and Chris Sparks announced they'll be playing against each other in the SIAC.
Kevin Kerr will be the next head coach for the Macon Mayhem.
Mercer football head coach Bobby Lamb announced the program's 2015 signing class today, as 21 student-athletes signed National Letter of Intent to continue their playing career with the Bears.
Corey Soloman, Rashad Bolton and Jamar Simmons are all heading to college to play football this fall.
AJ Gray, CJ Davis, Stacy Thompson, Logan Hunt and Will Coneway all committed to play football in college for National Signing Day 2015.
Atlanta Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons has a slight left oblique strain.
Kenny Gaines scored 22 points and Marcus Thornton added 18 points and 13 rebounds to lead Georgia to a 76-72 victory over Ole Miss on Wednesday night.
The Atlanta Hawks took the lead with a 13-0 run in the third quarter and went on to a 104-87 victory Wednesday night over the Dallas Mavericks, who were without suspended guard Rajon Rondo.
A leaking roof at Philips Arena has caused a short delay in the first quarter of the game between the Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks.
The Atlanta Falcons have signed kicker Matt Bryant to a contract extension.
The Eastern Conference standings are not the only proof the Atlanta Hawks are mastering Mike Budenholzer's ball-sharing, pass-happy scheme.
After a stirring season-opening weekend in Daytona, the 2015 NASCAR season shifts 400 miles north to Atlanta Motor Speedway and the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500.
Paul Millsap had 23 points and 16 rebounds, Kyle Korver added 12 points and the Atlanta Hawks avoided their first three-game losing streak of the season with a 97-86 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Sunday.
Cameron Forte hit a jump shot from the baseline with 7 seconds left in overtime to lift Georgia to a 66-65 victory over Alabama on Saturday night.
The matchup of the Eastern Conference's top teams was a rout as Toronto opened the second half of the season with a surprisingly lopsided 105-80 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night.
Pitcher Mike Minor won his salary arbitration case against the Atlanta Braves, leaving players and teams tied at six victories apiece with decisions pending only for Baltimore outfielder Alejandro de Aza and Seattle right-hander Tom Wilhelmsen.
Georgia Tech guard Chris Bolden has been suspended for the remainder of the regular season and one game in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.
Pitcher Mike Minor and the Atlanta Braves have argued their positions in salary arbitration, with the sides $500,000 apart.
Georgia will face North Carolina to open the 2016 college football season in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game at the Georgia Dome.
Duane Notice and Tyrone Johnson each scored 17 points and South Carolina recovered after blowing a 21-point lead to beat Georgia 64-58 on Tuesday night.
Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity says plans are moving quickly for an indoor practice facility to be built near the Butts-Mehre football facility on campus.
Josh Heath scored a career-high 14 points, Demarco Cox added 12 and Georgia Tech snapped a 10-game series losing streak with a 63-52 victory over Clemson on Monday night.
Georgia coach Mark Richt has hired Thomas Brown as running backs coach, the school said in a statement Monday.
Sophomore J.J. Frazier will not play in Tuesday's game.
The Georgia Bulldogs (3-0) used a six-run fifth inning to complete their opening weekend sweep of the Eastern Illinois Panthers (0-3) with an 11-1 win Sunday at Foley Field.
K.T. Harrell scored 21 points to rally Auburn to a 69-68 victory at Georgia on Saturday.
Xavier Rathan-Mayes scored 22 points, Jarquez Smith added 15 points and Florida State rallied in the game's final minute to beat Georgia Tech 57-53 on Saturday.
LSU head coach Les Miles says he's hired former Georgia assistant Tony Ball as the Tigers' new receivers coach.
Cassie Peoples hit two 3-pointers in the final four minutes to help Florida beat No. 24 Georgia 51-48 on Thursday night for its first win in Athens since 2004.
Braves right-hander Shae Simmons has undergone Tommy John surgery and is expected to miss the upcoming season.
Evan Turner made a running scoop shot with 0.2 seconds left to give Boston its only lead of the game, and the Celtics sent the Atlanta Hawks to just their third loss of the calendar year, 89-88 on Wednesday night.
Kenny Gaines scored 15 points, on 6-of-12 shooting, and Charles Mann added 14 to help Georgia beat Texas A&M 62-53 on Wednesday night.
The Atlanta Braves have signed two more veteran right-handed relievers to minor league deals, giving Jose Veras and Matt Capps a chance to audition for bullpen jobs in spring training.
The Atlanta Hawks will have four players in Sunday's NBA All-Star game after Kyle Korver was selected to replace Miami's Dwyane Wade.
The Atlanta Falcons' new offensive coordinator says he can't wait to work with quarterback Matt Ryan.
A person with knowledge of the deal tells The Associated Press that the Minnesota Timberwolves have acquired Atlanta Hawks rookie Adreian Payne.
Malik Muller hit a 3-pointer with 18 seconds left and finished with 17 points to lift Virginia Tech to a 65-63 victory over Georgia Tech on Monday.
Al Horford scored a season-high 28 points and grabbed eight rebounds, and DeMarre Carroll added a career-best 26 points to lift the Atlanta Hawks to a 117-105 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
Jessica Jackson scored five of her 15 points in the final 26 seconds to help the Arkansas women hold off No. 24 Georgia for a 54-48 win on Monday night.
The Braves are bringing back former first baseman Fred McGriff and ex-hitting coach Greg Walker.
Mike Conley had 21 points and six assists, Marc Gasol finished with 16 points and 10 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Atlanta Hawks 94-88 on Sunday.
Charles Mitchell scored 15 points, Chris Bolden added 14 and Georgia Tech beat Wake Forest 73-59 for a rare ACC victory on Saturday.
J.J. Frazier scored 10 points, all in the final 11 minutes, and Georgia overcame turnover problems to edge Tennessee 56-53 on Saturday.
Atlanta's balance overcame Golden State's one-two backcourt punch as Jeff Teague's 23 points led seven scorers in double figures and the Hawks beat the Warriors 124-116 in a showdown between the NBA's two conference leaders.
Mike Hughes scored 15 points, including three 3-pointers, and Georgia Southern shook off a halftime deficit to beat Georgia State 58-54 on Thursday.
The Lady Bulldogs struggled to slow South Carolina, the top-ranked team in the country, on Thursday evening, falling 58-35 in Stegeman Coliseum.
Golden State guards Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson will join Atlanta's Kyle Korver and five other players in the Three-Point Contest before the NBA All-Star game.
Jeff Teague scored 26 points, Al Horford added 21 and the Atlanta Hawks got back to winning after their first loss in more than a month, pulling away from the Washington Wizards for a 105-96 victory Wednesday night.
Quinn Cook scored all 17 of his points in the second half, and No. 4 Duke beat Georgia Tech 72-66 on Wednesday night to give coach Mike Krzyzewski his Atlantic Coast Conference-record 423rd league win.
The Atlanta Hawks were rewarded for the first 17-0 month in NBA history when all five members of the starting lineup were selected Eastern Conference players of the month for January.
Georgia class of 28 signees includes an emphasis on defense, seven early enrollees and a defensive lineman rated as the nation's top prospect.
Corey Soloman, Rashad Bolton and Jamar Simmons are all heading to college to play football this fall.
Andrew Harrison and Karl-Anthony Towns combined for 38 points and scored key baskets down the stretch to help top-ranked Kentucky survive pesky Georgia 69-58 on Tuesday night.
Former Atlanta Braves pitcher John Smoltz says his pre-induction tour of the Baseball Hall of Fame was incredible.
Falcons owner Arthur Blank says he has seen enough of the NFL's investigation of fake crowd noise at Atlanta's home games to acknowledge wrongdoing.
Joey Logano, the driver who seemed washed up at 22 years old, has won his first career Daytona 500.
Clemson is moving its weekend baseball series with Maine out of state because groundskeepers say the field at Doug Kingsmore Stadium is frozen and unplayable.
Jeff Gordon is backing away from the possibility of running more races after this year.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. recognized the anniversary of his father's death Wednesday, saying it was not a day for mourning.
The Southeastern Conference women's basketball race is turning into a battle of attrition.
A person familiar with the process says troubled wide receiver Josh Gordon filed a grievance against the Browns, arguing he should not have been suspended for the 2014 finale.
A Delaware judge has ordered NASCAR driver Kurt Busch to stay away from his ex-girlfriend Patricia Driscoll and not communicate with her.
Russell Westbrook scored 41 points, one shy of the NBA All-Star Game record, and the Western Conference beat the East 163-158 on Sunday night.
Jeff Gordon will start from the pole in his final Daytona 500 of his career.
Auburn is replacing the Toomer's Corner oak trees that were poisoned by a University of Alabama fan.
The Southeastern Conference's depth and dominance in college baseball shows no sign of ending.
Texas Tech athletic director Kirby Hocutt has been appointed to the College Football Playoff selection committee.
Michael Jordan called North Carolina coaching great Dean Smith the most influential person in his life other than his parents.
The Southeastern Conference is off to a good start in trying to get back to winning national titles.
On national signing day, there is a good chance Florida fans will be angry with Will Muschamp again.
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh says the victory parade for the New England Patriots can't be pushed back again even though the city is still digging out from a snowstorm and the subway system is having weather-related service problems.
The New England Patriots are heading home after their 28-24 victory over the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl.
The Southeastern Conference men's basketball pool appears deeper than usual, even though it's not reflected in the Top 25.
A super comeback gave the New England Patriots an NFL title that had eluded them for a decade.
After a couple of days of giving only scripted answers, Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch had his most extensive comments of Super Bowl week.
Tom Brady expects his cold to be gone in time for the Super Bowl.
A fire alarm sounded for the second time in three nights at the hotel where the New England Patriots are staying for the Super Bowl.
A study published in the journal Neurology says NFL veterans who started playing tackle football before the age of 12 are more likely to have cognitive difficulties after their careers.
Several thousand fans have gathered at City Hall Plaza in Boston to give the New England Patriots a raucous send-off to the Super Bowl.
The College Football Playoff says there is no interest in ESPN's suggestion to move next season's semifinals from New Year's Eve to Saturday, Jan. 2.
Kyle Busch is not getting involved in his older brother's personal issues, and expressed disappointment Monday that he has been mistaken for Kurt in coverage of assault allegations against the 2004 champion.
Jeff Gordon tells The Associated Press that he decided in the middle of last season that 2015 would be his last as a full-time NASCAR driver.
All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman still expects to play in the Super Bowl despite injuring his left elbow in the NFC championship game.
Tom Brady threw for three touchdowns and LeGarrette Blount ran in three more on Sunday to lead the New England Patriots into the Super Bowl with a 45-7 victory over the Indianapolis Colts.
Russell Wilson hit Jermaine Kearse for a 35-yard touchdown 3:19 into overtime to lift the Seattle Seahawks to an improbable 28-22 victory over Green Bay in the NFC championship game.
The Ohio State Buckeyes beat Oregon 42-20 in Monday's College Football Playoff Championship Game.
Andrew Luck threw two touchdown passes and the Indianapolis Colts upset Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos 24-13 Sunday in the AFC playoffs.
From the high heat and humidity of August until the snow and bone-chilling winds of January, this has been the longest major-college season ever.
Green Bay rallied from an 8-point deficit as Aaron Rodgers threw for two fourth-quarter touchdowns to beat Dallas 26-21 Sunday in an NFC divisional-round playoff.
This may be the final game with the Ducks for Marcus Mariota.
A former FBI director hired to look into how the NFL pursued evidence in the Ray Rice abuse case says the league should have investigated the incident more thoroughly before it initially punished the player.
Aaron Rodgers has returned to practice for the Green Bay Packers after sitting out with a left calf injury.
The College Football Playoff says it will help pay for the parents and guardians of Ohio State and Oregon players to travel to the national championship game in North Texas on Monday.
A federal appeals court has given the green light to a lawsuit by former NFL players against video game maker Electronic Arts over the use of their avatars in the company's Madden NFL series.
Rested from a bye week, the Green Bay Packers can finally devote their attention to preparing for the Dallas Cowboys in the next round of the playoffs.
A newspaper reports the owner of the St. Louis Rams plans to build an NFL stadium in Los Angeles County, boosting the chances that pro football could return to the region.
Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel is transferring to Louisiana Tech for his final year of college eligibility.
Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes to Terrance Williams, the second for the lead late in the fourth quarter, and the Dallas Cowboys rallied for a 24-20 wild-card win over Detroit on Sunday in their first playoff game in five years.
Andrew Luck threw for 376 yards and one touchdown, Daniel "Boom" Herron ran for another score and Indianapolis dominated the second half to beat Cincinnati 26-10 in the AFC wild-card round Sunday.
Stuart Scott, the longtime "SportsCenter" anchor and ESPN personality known for his enthusiasm and ubiquity, has died at age 49.
If Jameis Winston heads to the NFL as everybody expects, the Florida State quarterback will remember the Rose Bowl as the site of his greatest achievement and his most disappointing day.
Marcus Murphy ran for 159 yards, Russell Hansbrough added 114 yards and a touchdown and No. 16 Missouri beat Minnesota 33-17 on Thursday in the Citrus Bowl.
Troy Brouwer scored a power-play goal with 12.9 seconds remaining Thursday, giving the Washington Capitals a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in the seventh Winter Classic.
Melvin Gordon rushed for an Outback Bowl-record 251 and three touchdowns and Rafael Gaglianone kicked a 25-yard field goal in overtime to give No. 17 Wisconsin a 34-31 victory over No. 19 Auburn.
Jay Ajayi ran for 134 yards and three touchdowns and No. 21 Boise State made a late defensive stand to hold off No. 12 Arizona 38-30 in the Fiesta Bowl on Wednesday.