Every year during the Camp Sunshine visit, Georgia football players morph into wanna-be NBA stars. This year’s never-gonna-make-the-D-League award was hotly contested by a couple of freshmen: Jordan Davis (6-6/335) and Luke Ford (6-6/248). Ford (photo below) prevailed (my judgment), however, Davis obviously had the most fun, while amazing his teammates.Continue Reading
Camp Sunshine is a beautiful summer camp that was established for kids battling all types of pediatric cancers. The reaction of the campers when they saw the Georgia football team and Coach Smart enter their camp gym was priceless! The camp is an extraordinary place for these kids and then to fill it with special people like the Georgia Bulldogs creates an exceptional moment that is incomparable.Continue Reading
Han Vance on Georgia football: The predominant adjective I keep hearing about the 2018 Georgia Bulldogs is young. Coming off a huge contract extension, Coach Kirby Smart leads his third team into action in September. What a difference a year can make; what a year.
Georgia lost one total (avenged) game over a calendar year, won its league for the first time in a dozen years, then won the Rose Bowl and led in overtime of the national championship game, coming up short of the ultimate goal.Continue Reading
The sports magazine Athlon has released its 2018 preseason All-America list and UGA was well-represented.Continue Reading
University of Georgia sophomore Aaron Schunk and senior Keegan McGovern earned another postseason honor recently as they were named All-Americans.Continue Reading
Georgia adds another bit of good news with yet another commitment for its 2019 class. The Bulldogs adds its second commitment in three days with Xavier Truss. He took to Twitter Sunday afternoon and announced his commitment to Georgia. His commitment marks the first offensive tackle of the 2019 class. Continue Reading
At Kirby Smart Football Camp, elementary, middle, and high school kids were thrown into a real Georgia football practice where they all advanced their skills on the football field. They learned what it was like to be a true Georgia Bulldog, and from what I’ve seen and heard they all thoroughly enjoyed the camp, so I’d like you to hear what their favorite part was and what is so special about the camp!
Georgia found its quarterback for the 2019 class. John Rhys Plumlee took to Twitter and announced his commitment to the Bulldogs Friday night. His commitment gives Georgia nine pledges for the 2019 class and the first one since the end of April. Continue Reading
ATHENS, Ga. — Georgia track and field junior Denzel Comenentia has been named one of the 10 semifinalists for The Bowerman, which is given annually to the nation’s most elite collegiate male and female in the sport.
This announcement from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) comes a day after Lady Bulldog senior Keturah Orji and freshman Lynna Irby were included as two of the 10 women’s semifinalists.Continue Reading
NCAA has approved a couple of rules changes that will have an impact on the college football landscape from the minute they take effect. The most widely heralded change will allow athletes to transfer with having to obtain permission from their schools. Continue Reading
Georgia track and field freshman Lynna Irby and senior Keturah Orji have been named two of the 10 semifinalists for The Bowerman, which is given annually to the nation’s most elite collegiate male and female.
Orji, who was named the National Women’s Field Athlete of the Year for the fourth time by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) earlier on Wednesday, became the first four-time semifinalist (2015-18) in the award history. She was also one of three finalists for The Bowerman in 2016 and 2017.Continue Reading