MARCUS THORNTON RUMORS

Don’t forget Georgia and Marcus Thornton

My Monday column about how Kentucky’s opponents have not always been at full strength when facing the Cats contained one glaring omission. Georgia was without leading scorer and rebounder Marcus Thornton when the Bulldogs lost 69-58 at Rupp Arena on … Continue reading →
Via John Clay's Sidelines
February 09, 2015

The Cats send Georgia Back to the the Dawghouse with a Loss

That’s right the Georgia Bulldogs left their game in Georgia as they were no match for the Cats tonight.  Georgia had way to many turnovers, no Marcus Thornton, not enough man power and just Kentucky. UK moves to 22-0 and just keep rolling through the conference as they are now 9-0 in the SEC. The […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
February 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia's Thornton to miss game at Kentucky with concussion

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Senior forward Marcus Thornton, who leads Georgia in scoring and rebounds, will miss Tuesday night's game at No. 1 Kentucky as he continues to recover from a concussion. Georgia's five-game winning streak ended as Thornton was held out of the Bulldogs' 67-50 loss at South Carolina on Saturday. He suffered the injury in a home win over Vanderbilt on Jan. 27. Georgia...
Via Associated Press
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia could be without best player vs. Kentucky, who likely will be down Trey Lyles

Georgia  entered this past Saturday in on a five-game winning streak and had won its last five against South Carolina, but the Bulldogs played without leading scorer and rebound Marcus Thornton. Without their best player, who remained home with a concussion, Georgia was easily dispatched by the Gamecocks, 67-50. Now, Thorton could be out for Tuesday’s […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
February 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia wins 3rd straight in SEC, 69-64 over Ole Miss

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) Marcus Thornton scored 16 points and came up with a huge steal late in the game, helping Georgia rally for its third straight Southeastern Conference win with a 69-64 triumph over Mississippi on Tuesday night. Georgia (12-5, 3-2) trailed 31-25 at halftime and couldn't hit much of anything with Ole Miss packing the inside with a zone defense. But the Bulldogs found...
Via Associated Press
January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia Basketball snaps Gators 24 SEC game winning streak

  ATHENS, Ga. — The Georgia basketball team got a much needed win over their SEC rival Florida Gators this past weekend, 73-61. Led by senior Marcus Thornton and junior Kenny Gaines, the duo scored 16 a piece in a game that ended the Gators 24 SEC game winning streak. Sophomore J.J. Frazier and junior Charles Mann also were in double figures to guide the Dawgs to victory. This...
Via isportsweb.com
January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida falls to Georgia for first SEC loss since 2013 conference tourney

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) -- Marcus Thornton and Kenny Gaines scored 16 points apiece and Georgia, which never trailed, beat Florida 73-61 on Saturday to end the Gators' streak of 24 straight wins in the Southeastern Conference. Georgia (11-5, 2-2 SEC) scored the first 12 points. Florida cut the deficit to two points early in the second half but couldn't complete the comeback. Florida (10...
Via Fox Sports Florida
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Mann, Thornton lead Georgia past Missouri

Charles Mann scored 19 points, Marcus Thornton added 15 and Georgia won its second straight game with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs (16-11, 10-5 Southeastern Conference) have won six of seven. Jabari Brown and Jordan Clarkson each finished with 17 points for Missouri (19-9, 7-8 SEC). The Tigers, coming off Saturday's dispirited loss at Alabama, might...
Via Associated Press
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Mizzou's defense goes AWOL in 71-56 loss at Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. -- Charles Mann scored 19 points, Marcus Thornton added 15 and Georgia won its second straight game with a 71-56 victory over Missouri on Tuesday night. The Bulldogs (16-11, 10-5 Southeastern Conference) have won six of seven. Jabari Brown and Jordan Clarkson each finished with 17 points for Missouri (19-9, 7-8 SEC). The Tigers, coming off Saturday's dispirited loss at...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia defeats Gardner-Webb 58-49

Georgia's Juwan Parker had 12 points and teammate Marcus Thornton added 11 on Thursday as the Bulldogs defeated visiting Gardner-Webb 58-49 and recorded their fourth straight victory. Parker led with a game-high nine rebounds and Thornton finished with seven as the Bulldogs went over the .500 mark for the first time since their season opener. Gardner-Webb's Naji Hibbert led the...
Via Associated Press
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss
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