Category: UGA Sports

Weekend Sports Recap

It was a great weekend to be a Georgia Bulldog with wins across the board. Despite losing in doubles play, the No. 11 Georgia Men’s tennis team defeated No. 44 Georgia Tech, 6-1, on Saturday. Georgia’s Men’s basketball team followed with its second straight Southeastern Conference win over the Auburn Tigers, 65-55, Saturday night in…

Weekend Sports Recap

It was a busy weekend for UGA Athletics, with women’s swimming and diving, men’s tennis, and men’s basketball teams all emerging victorious, while the women’s basketball team as fell to LSU. The women’s swimming and diving team defeated the 12th ranked Tennessee Volunteers for their 99th consecutive home victory, their 100th overall. The Lady Bulldogs have not…

Top 5 Stories This Fall: Part 1

By: Sam Lack We had many great stories throughout the Fall, but these five topped them all for Monday’s and Wednesday’s: 5. Nick Chubb ACL Injury Explainer Georgia running back Nick Chubb suffered a season-ending knee injury on the first play of the Tennessee game earlier this season. We broke down the implications of his…

Coach Fox gets emotional over Richt’s departure

By Nicole Castrellon The Georgia Men’s Basketball team came away with a win Tuesday night over Oakland, but following the game head coach Mark Fox was anything but happy. An emotional Coach Fox expressed why it has been a hard week and his admiration for former UGA football head coach Mark Richt.  

Daily sports wrap-up: Nov. 30

By Nicole Castrellon UGA: Football head coach Mark Richt steps down. Here is a recap of the press conference from Monday morning where Richt talks feeling “blessed” and what he looks forward to in the future. Georgia Men’s Basketball lost to Seton Hall (5-0) Saturday in their first road game of the season. Forward Yante…

UPDATE: Richt addresses the media with AD McGarity

Only a day after Georgia’s 13-7 victory over in-state rival Georgia Tech, the University of Georgia announced that head football coach Mark Richt would be stepping down following the Bulldogs bowl game. On Monday morning, both Richt and J. Reid Parker Director of Athletics Greg McGarity took the podium to answer questions about the decision…

Social media reacts to Mark Richt stepping down

By Savannah Brock On Sunday Nov. 29 Dawg Nation was rocked from its core. It was announced that Georgia head coach Mark Richt had stepped down after 15 years. Fans, alumni, players past and present took to social media to express their feelings on Richt’s departure. Grady Newsource has social media posts from Nov. 29.…

BREAKING: UGA head coach Mark Richt steps down

By Savannah Brock On Sunday Nov. 29, The University of Georgia released a statement on football head coach Mark Richt stepping down. Below is the statement on behalf of athletic director Greg McGarity: “Coach Richt and I met Sunday morning to discuss the status of our football program, said UGA J. Reid Parker Director of Athletics…

Light it up at Sanford Stadium on Saturday

By: Damian C. Reynolds Georgia’s football team hosts Georgia Southern Saturday night, and the lights will be on. Not just the stadium lights. A couple of Georgia Redcoat members started a Facebook event calling for Georgia fans to turn on their cell phone flashlights right before the fourth quarter begins. The flashlights will be accompanied by the…