Men’s basketball coach Tom Crean answered questions from SEC writers during his first League teleconference on Thursday. Continue Reading
The University of Georgia Foundation elected five new trustees and accorded five trustees emeritus status during its annual meeting June 14-15 in St. Simons Island, Georgia.
The board voted unanimously to elect Mitchell J. “Mitch” Green, Nancy C. Juneau, Seth L. Knight III, Charles E. “Charlie” Knox and Richard H. “Rick” Pennell Jr. to the board. The new members will join current trustees to make a 39-member board.Continue Reading
Georgia took its final visit of the year to Camp Sunshine Wednesday afternoon. A small group of players, but a group that took the visit to the next level. Guys like Jake Fromm, Charlie Woerner and JR Reed believe that Camp Sunshine is more than just a day off for them. The visit is a way for them to help a kid smile and as camp director, Moe Thrasher puts, ‘be these kids heroes.’ Continue Reading
Georgia gymnastics head coach Courtney Kupets Carter has announced the addition of Jason Vonk as an assistant coach for the GymDogs.
“I’m very happy to be adding Jason to our coaching staff,” Kupets Carter said. “His experience and philosophy of coaching will be a tremendous asset to our program. His dedication to the development of the student-athletes aligns with the goals of our staff as we continue the legacy of Georgia gymnastics. We are very excited to have him onboard.”Continue Reading
Han Vance on Georgia football: Because I was able to accurately project in the preseason every single Georgia football outcome last season through the Dawgs getting Auburn again in Atlanta and through the Rose Bowl, where I had Georgia appearing and winning – I had us winning it all in Atlanta as my only (very near) miss – there has been a lot of clamoring for my picks.Continue Reading
Here are a couple of my favorite shots throughout the 2017 – 2018 Collegiate season at the University of Georgia. All of these clips were shot,
Georgia quarterback Jake Fromm spoke to the media on Friday (June 22) at the Manning Passing Academy in Thibodaux, LA.
Jake Fromm answers media question while attending the Manning Passing Academy in this NOLA.com video.
THIBODAUX — It always starts with an out-of-nowhere phone call from Archie Manning. These quarterbacks from all over the country get a random ring from a Louisiana area code. They pick up and confusedly say, “Hello?” But it’s Archie Manning on the phone inviting them to be a counselor at the famous Manning Passing Academy at Nicholls State.
Five years ago, the streak of conference championships that solidified the SEC as the greatest conference in the history of sport came to a sudden close at seven, as Auburn fell in the final seconds to FSU. Florida State winning the national championship hardly invalidating the South as the essence of dominance, surely. The Final AP Top 5 that year (which also included Michigan State as lone outlier) also showed a peaked South Carolina at 11-2 and SEC upstart Missouri at 12-2.Continue Reading
Dawgs vs Tigers in Mercedes-Benz Stadium, winner takes the SEC.
The 44th Annual Southeast Emmy Awards honored Georgia Bulldog Sports Marketing with a pair of Emmys for its Kirby Smart All-Access series.
Held on Saturday at the Grand Hyatt Buckhead, the awards honor outstanding achievements by individuals and broadcasts throughout 2017. Work was submitted by TV stations and digital media organizations across Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina and Asheville, North Carolina.Continue Reading
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