Athens, Georgia Sports News

Ten@10: Destination still unknown for Jacob Park

Tue, June 16, 2015

THE TEN AT 10:

1. Jacob Park’s destination remains unknown, but don’t expect him to land with Mike Bobo at Colorado State.

That seems to be a popular guess early on, seeing how Bobo recruited Park and ...Ten@10: Destination still unknown for Jacob Park appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

City of Montezuma backs Georgia’s Roquan Smith

Mon, June 15, 2015

I hope you got a chance to catch the first of my stories for our “Next Generation” series on some of Georgia’s most intriguing incoming freshmen in the Class of 2015. It was on ...City of Montezuma backs Georgia’s Roquan Smith appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

More tidbits from Greyson Lambert

Mon, June 15, 2015

In case you missed it, I spent spent some time with Greyson Lambert, Georgia’s newest quarterback, in Charlottesville, Va. “I’m not a statue or anything,” Lambert said. “I am a pro-style quarterback. I love the ...More tidbits from Greyson Lambert appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Ten@10: Terry Godwin will play pro baseball if ‘it’s good bit of money’

Tue, June 09, 2015

THE TEN AT 10:

1. Terry Godwin wasn’t selected in the first couple of rounds of Major League Baseball first-year player draft last night, to the relief of Georgia football fans. And he might not be ...Ten@10: Terry Godwin will play pro baseball if ‘it’s good bit of money’ appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Video: Entire Madden clan follows O-lineman to UGA

Mon, June 08, 2015

ATHENS — The “Next Generation” series on some of Georgia’s select incoming freshmen begins this week. Linebacker Roquan Smith is first up in the series.

In the meantime, here’s some video I shot while visiting with offensive lineman Sam Madden of Barnegat, N.J. The 6-foot-6, 330-pound offensive lineman actually moved along with his entire family to Braselton last month. As one might glean from that, Big Sam is part of a Video: Entire Madden clan follows O-lineman to UGA appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Mailbag: Georgia’s muddled QB situation, impact freshmen, and hoops

Fri, June 05, 2015

And there was much rejoicing: The mailbag has migrated with your faithful beat writer over to his new job, along with his propensity to use the third person, as well as his propensity to use ...

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Opposing view: Greyson Lambert from a Virginia perspective

Wed, June 03, 2015

Normally we reserve this feature – an interview with another media member – for games. But we also bring it out for special occasions, and the addition of a quarterback who’s eligible immediately certainly qualifies.

Jerry Ratcliffe has been covering Virginia athletics for a mere 33 years. That includes the three seasons that Greyson Lambert was with the Cavaliers, including his nine games as the starting quarterback in 2014.

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Georgia’s QB competition just got a lot more interesting

Wed, June 03, 2015

It’s a done deal. Greyson Lambert is transferring to Georgia. And now the Bulldogs’ quarterback competition just got a lot more interesting.

“Yes, sir, I’m going to Georgia,” Lambert told me in a text message Wednesday. ...Georgia’s QB competition just got a lot more interesting appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

UGA already breaking ground on new indoor facility (sort of)

Tue, June 02, 2015

ATHENS – The first tangible evidence of exactly where Georgia’s new indoor athletic facility is going to be erected was on display Tuesday on the Woodruff Practice Fields behind Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall.

Engineers from Geo Hydro ...UGA already breaking ground on new indoor facility (sort of) appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com

Ten@10: Former players help UGA freshmen make transition (updated)

Tue, June 02, 2015

THE TEN AT 10:

1. We tend to think of freshmen football players arriving on campus as military recruits showing up for boot camp. And to be sure, there is an “indoctrination by fire” element to ...Ten@10: Former players help UGA freshmen make transition (updated) appeared first on ugasports.blog.ajc.com