Associated PressFormer Atlanta Braves center fielder Andrew Jones steps to the plate as he competes in the Braves Alumni softball home run derby before a baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, Saturday, Aug. 17, 2019, in Atlanta.
Georgia men’s basketball forward Rayshaun Hammonds announced on Friday he would be entering the 2020 NBA draft while still maintaining his eligibility. The decision allows him to hear feedback from NBA teams while still leaving the door open to return for his senior year.
Due to concerns over the spread of COVID-19, sports have been canceled for the foreseeable future. In this unpredictable time, many sports fans will be left watching reruns of past games or looking for other pieces of entertainment to fill the cavernous void left behind without sports. Below…
The NCAA Board of Governors unanimously voted on Thursday to distribute $225 million in June to Division I members to specifically focus on supporting college athletes. This decision comes in response to the NCAA's decision on March 12 to cancel all remaining winter and spring NCAA championships.
If not for those magical eight days seven years ago, Florida Gulf Coast might still be that upstart school trying to create an identity in the Sunshine State, never mind nationally.
NORMAN — On paper, it might look like mop-up duty. There were few games last season that Caleb Kelly was healthy enough to compete in, so little action that he was able to retain that year of eligibility.
With the cancellation of the SEC men’s basketball tournament and the rest of the season amid the health concern for COVID-19, three careers have been cut a few games too short. Jordan Harris, Tyree Crump and Donnell Gresham Jr. were the only seniors on the 2019-20 Georgia men’s basketball ro…
Daily operations of sports leagues have come to a complete halt over the past two weeks due to developments involving the COVID-19 outbreak. Sports leagues are not alone, as travel bans have been implemented and universities have suspended face-to-face instruction.
The sports world is on pause for the time being due to the spread of COVID-19. Leagues such as the NBA, NHL and the NCAA have either postponed or canceled games and tournaments for the foreseeable future.
Georgia men’s basketball head coach Tom Crean spoke to the media on Friday after Anthony Edwards’ announcement to enter the 2020 NBA draft following his freshman season. Here are some takeaways from The Red & Black:
Freshman shooting guard Anthony Edwards — who led Georgia men’s basketball in points per game, steals and minutes played — declared for the 2020 NBA draft on Friday via Twitter.
In response to the cascading concerns about COVID-19, the NCAA has banned coaches from all in-person recruiting and called for the suspension of any official or unofficial school visits until at least April 15, according to a statement by the NCAA’s Division 1 Council Coordination Committee …
As conference tournaments continue largely without fans ahead of Selection Sunday, here is a look at teams teetering on the NCAA Tournament bubble through games played Wednesday night:
Georgia men’s basketball’s Anthony Edwards was named SEC Freshman of the Year on Tuesday. Other decorations from the conference include SEC Newcomer of the Year, second-team All-SEC and SEC All-Freshman.
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — Through the early part of spring practice, Indiana football coach Tom Allen feels good about the depth and talent at linebacker going into the 2020 season.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A fast-moving bill to allow student athletes in Florida to hire agents and ink endorsement deal reached a speed bump Tuesday, as lawmakers attempted to reconcile differences between their dueling proposals.
Reggie Perry of Mississippi State and Mason Jones of Arkansas have been named The Associated Press Southeastern Conference players of the year.
Duke freshman big man Vernon Carey Jr. is both The Associated Press player and newcomer of the year in the Atlantic Coast Conference, while Florida State’s Leonard Hamilton is the coach of the year.
Florida State has accomplished several milestones in Leonard Hamilton’s nearly two decades with the Seminoles, from winning an Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament to getting within a game of the Final Four two seasons ago.
NEW YORK (AP) — South Carolina ran through the Southeastern Conference Tournament to keep its hold on the No. 1 ranking in The Associated Press women's college basketball poll.
It’s been an up-and-down first four games for starting pitcher and projected top-five MLB draft pick Emerson Hancock. But in Georgia baseball’s 5-0 victory against UMass on Friday, he created the momentum and carried the Bulldogs with 12 strikeouts in 7 1/3 innings of work.
The Georgia men’s basketball team lost 68-54 in a back-and-forth game against Florida on Wednesday night in Stegeman Coliseum in its final home game of the 2019-20 season. The loss shifts the Bulldogs’ overall record to 15-15 and their conference record to 5-12.
The Georgia women’s basketball team will move on to the third round of the SEC Tournament after defeating Alabama 68-61 on Thursday afternoon at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, South Carolina.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's home-schooled students would be able to participate in high school sports and extracurricular activities under a bill advancing in the state House, but only if they took at least one online course from the public school.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Noah Locke sank back-to-back 3-pointers during Florida's decisive run of 10 unanswered points in the second half and the Gators strengthened their NCAA Tournament hopes by beating Georgia 66-54 on Wednesday night.
The Atlanta Braves have barely had enough time to establish camp at spring training and already there is concern amongst Bravos faithful about one of its stars and face of the franchise.
Georgia men’s basketball’s head coach Tom Crean spoke to the media on Feb. 25 prior to the Bulldogs’ trip to Columbia, South Carolina, for a matchup with the 16-11 South Carolina Gamecocks. Here are some takeaways from the Red & Black:
Georgia softball played aggressively from the start by putting six runs on the board in the first inning against Central Michigan on Friday to begin the Georgia Classic at Jack Turner Stadium.
Georgia hitters saved their best for last in Friday’s matchup against the undefeated Santa Clara Broncos, scoring eight runs in their final three turns at the plate to expand an early 1-0 lead into a 9-0 blowout final.
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