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Sanford Stadium to Undergo $63 Million in Renovations

ATHENS, Ga. –The University of Georgia Athletic Association announced at its quarterly meeting on Tuesday that Sanford Stadium will undergo hefty renovations starting in April, pending discussion with the University System of Georgia Board of Regents on March 15 in Atlanta. The project will include a new elevated plaza for fans to view the Dawg…

Shredded Shrubbery Sparks Sullen Students Saturday

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPDzsKYuhjo&w=560&h=315] It was a scene we have all seen too often in Sanford Stadium. With UGA’s narrow lead dwindling in the fourth quarter, Georgia Tech Running Back Qua Searcy ran for a six yard touchdown to seal the late game victory for the Yellow Jackets. As time expired, joyous Tech players stormed the field to…

Light Up Sanford This Saturday

An already tradition-rich establishment added a new tradition last year.  The Redcoat Band prompted a movement called “Light Up Sanford” last season for fans in Sanford Stadium to turn their phone lights on when the fourth quarter began and the band played “Krypton.”  The end result?  Sanford Stadium lit up.  Now the Redcoat Band is…

Sanford Stadium; No More Free Refills Highlight Changes

Athens, GA– The heat and the score weren’t the only things that fans were complaining about after the Georgia Bulldogs football game against Nicholls State on September 10. The UGA Athletic Association will no longer offer free refills on souvenir cups at concession stands inside the stadium. UGA Assistant Director of Marketing and Athletic Association…

Will Kirby Smart fill Sanford for G-Day?

ATHENS, GA — Georgia’s annual spring football game, G-Day, is going to be a special game this year. For the first time in 15 years, Georgia is led by a new head coach, Kirby Smart. Kirby Smart has big plans for the football program. At Tuesday’s Athletic Association Board Meeting, he said one of his…

UGA Fan’s Picture Day Saturday

  You’ve seen them on the field, but now you have the chance to stand side by side with them. This Saturday is the annual UGA Fan’s Picture Day. “I actually really liked it because you go to the games, you seen them playing on the field and you see them on TV but actually…

UGA Coaches Look to Finalize Starters After Scrimmage

Reporting: Brian Stewart Athens, Ga – The Georgia Bulldogs are holding another preseason scrimmage tonight, Wednesday, in Sanford Stadium. The coaches are beginning to finalize which players will be suiting up in game one at Clemson. They haven’t figured it out quite yet, but every player out there is under the microscope today. There are…

The Classic City is counting down the hours until country music comes to Sanford Stadium! Singer Thomas Rhett called Grady NewSource reporter Mamie Shepherd on his way to Athens for the big concert on Saturday. Don’t miss Thomas at the Georgia Theatre for the “After the Show at Sanford Stadium” on Saturday night!

Last night, the UGA Bulldog football team and head coach Mark Richt welcomed students out to “Tailgate with the Team”. The event was advertised as a pep rally for the UGA vs. Kentucky game this weekend. Students were surprised when a curtain onstage fell to reveal Jason Aldean and his band. Aldean performed a short…