Georgia Southern University head football coach Willie Fritz has announced the dates for seven Eagle Invasion football evaluation camps in June, with locations across the state. Fritz and the Eagle coaching staff will direct the camps and provide college-level instruction with practices to emphasize the competitive physical and technical skills required for college student-athletes.
Season tickets for Georgia Southern University's inaugural home campaign in the Football Bowl Subdivision and Sun Belt are on sale online at GSEagles.com, by phone at 1-800-GSU-WINS and in person at the athletics ticket office at 203 Lanier Dr. in Statesboro.
Georgia Southern University Athletic Director Tom Kleinlein made a bold prediction during a visit Thursday with Effingham County's Eagle Club.
The Georgia Southern University Coaches Caravan will pull into the Effingham County High School on Thursday.
On Saturday at Georgia Southern's annual Blue and White game at Paulson Stadium, they didn't keep score.
The deadline to renew Georgia Southern University football season tickets for the 2014 schedule is only a week away.
Season tickets for Georgia Southern's inaugural season in the Football Bowl Subdivision are on sale now with seating options in the new north side mid-deck, in the Bishop Club and also family plan grass seating. Eagle fans can renew their current seats through April 18 or purchase season tickets for the first time by calling 1-800-GSU-WINS.
Coach Willie Fritz and his Georgia Southern football team open their 2014 spring practice schedule March 25 on the banks of "Beautiful Eagle Creek." The NCAA permits 15 practice sessions and the Eagles are set for 12 dates prior to the annual Blue-White spring game April 12, with two dates following.
Armstrong Atlantic State University junior shortstop Alexis Mercer and senior third baseman Kacie Patterson have each been named to the Peach Belt's preseason All-Conference Softball squad.
Georgia Southern University President Brooks Keel made a boastful remark as he introduced Willie Fritz as the Eagles' new football coach.
Georgia Southern Eagles football fans can take advantage of incentives for renewing or making purchases now.
STATESBORO - New Georgia Southern football coach Willie Fritz knew he would be asked at his introductory press conference Friday about the type of offense he plans to run.
STATESBORO - Former Georgia Southern head football coach Jeff Monken and his family met Friday in Statesboro with GSU friends and supporters for an emotional reception, before Monken left Sunday for West Point, N.Y., to take over as the head coach at Army.
LaGrange College's Justin McIntyre has been named to the USA South all-conference second-team defense.
When head coach Jeff Monken came to Georgia Southern in the spring of 2010, he didn't even have a quarterback.
NEW ORLEANS - The one word that was thrown around all day was "unknown."
NEW ORLEANS-Georgia Southern University eniors Garrett Frye and Edwin Jackson were named Monday to the Sun Belt preseason football all-conference second team on offense and defense, respectively.
After tying for the regular season championship last year, UL Lafayette and Arkansas State have been picked to finish first and second in the 2014 Sun Belt football preseason coaches' poll.
Six new members will be inducted into the Georgia Southern University Athletics Hall of Fame on Oct. 11.
Matt Mumme wasn't looking to become a head coach under the circumstances by which he took over the LaGrange College football program.
Georgia Southern Director of Golf Larry Mays has announced he has named Emily Kuhfeld women's golf coach.
Alexis Mercer was named a Silver Scholar by the Peach Belt Conference, one of 89 Armstrong Atlantic State University athletes to be named to the PBC presidential honor roll.
Georgia Southern's new videoboard and sound system at Allen E. Paulson Stadium was installed nearly one year exactly to the date of the demolition of the old scoreboard.
Ryan Frederick was one of 16 Georgia Southern University student-athletes to be placed on the Southern Conference's academic all-conference team for the spring semester.
It's likely been a busier offseason than Willie Fritz thought he'd have when he took over as head coach of the Georgia Southern football program in January. It started with a clean slate.
The movement on Georgia Southern's football two-deep has continued into the offseason, as the loss of a running back has appeared to cause a chain reaction on offense.
Kickoff times for Georgia Southern's two Thursday night games on ESPNU have been announced with both games set for 7:30 p.m. eastern starts. Both the Eagles' Sun Belt Conference home opener vs. Appalachian State on Sept. 25 and Oct. 30 contest vs. Troy place Georgia Southern on the national network during prime time.
For years, Georgia Southern and Georgia State competed as conference rivals, going head-to-head in every sport. Even after Georgia Southern left the now-extinct Trans America Athletic Conference, the two programs battled almost yearly in baseball, though they haven't met since 2007 - a two-game Georgia Southern sweep. They last met in basketball this past season, though they didn't go head-to-head for nearly 14 years.
The state's three newest Division I football programs are finding that their schools' other athletic achievements are helping to cast a light on their endeavors.
MACON-It's a season of change for the Georgia Southern University football team.