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Georgia Basketball: J.J. Frazier seizing opportunity

What J.J. Frazier lacks in size, he makes up for in heart. On February 18, Georgia got maybe the worst news imaginable when Yante Maten got injured just minutes into their matchup against Kentucky. Since then, we’ve learned that Maten will miss the rest of the regular season, and maybe even the SEC tournament. And […] Georgia Basketball: J.J. Frazier seizing opportunity - Dawn...
Via Dawn of the Dawg
6 hours ago

Georgia Football: Is Kirby Smart a bad coach if Georgia losses the SEC East in 2017?

Dan Wolken of USA Today expects a lot of Georgia football on 2017, so much so that he questions whether Kirby Smart is a good coach if Georgia doesn’t win the SEC East. On Thursday Wolken joined the Dukes and Bell Show on 92.9 the Game where he was very critical of Georgia football coach […] Georgia Football: Is Kirby Smart a bad coach if Georgia losses the SEC East in 2017?...
Via Dawn of the Dawg
6 hours ago

Video: UGA launching fundraiser to build house for paralyzed former Southern player Devon Gales

On Sept. 26, 2015, Southern University football player Devon Gales suffered a paralyzing spinal cord injury during a game versus the Georgia Bulldogs. The outpouring of love and support from the UGA community was immense. Gales was welcomed as if he were a member of the university. He attended Georgia games, received tremendous treatment, and was even given a new car. A fundraiser...
Via Saturday Down South
7 hours ago

Georgia starts fundraising effort to build new home for Devon Gales

When Devon Gales and his family took the court in Stegeman Coliseum, they were in for another surprise. Gales, who fractured his C6 vertebrae when Georgia took on Southern in 2016, was on hand to accept the NCAA Sportsmanship Award with his family at halftime of the Bulldogs basketball game against LSU. After Gales was presented the award, a special message played on the video board...
Via Dawg Nation
7 hours ago

What to expect from new Georgia Bulldog: Nate McBride

Continuing my look at the new 2017 Georgia Bulldogs signing class, this week I take an in depth look at LB Nate McBride. The Facts: Nate McBride is an outstanding athlete with a ton of potential at the linebacker position. He has beaten Demtris Robertson in a 100m dash. He is also the 100m dash all […] What to expect from new Georgia Bulldog: Nate McBride - Dawn of the Dawg ...
Via Dawn of the Dawg
8 hours ago

Georgia Bulldogs: Compassion vs Fandom

A big Georgia Bulldogs fan, new DotD contributor Mike Stowe writes his feelings on the current Trenton Thompson situation. As some of the details of the Trenton Thompson story began to emerge this past week, I found myself temporarily reacting as so many of us do as fans. I thought about how it would affect […] Georgia Bulldogs: Compassion vs Fandom - Dawn of the Dawg - Dawn of...
Via Dawn of the Dawg
9 hours ago

Georgia pitches 5-star dual-threat QB on changes to the offense

In Kirby Smart’s first two recruiting classes at Georgia, the Bulldogs have signed the No. 1 and No. 3 pro-style quarterbacks on the 247Sports Composite in Jacob Eason and Jake Fromm. While that seem to indicate that UGA is committed to a pro-style offense for at least the duration of Fromm’s career in Athens, one recruit says that he’s been told by Dawgs coaches that changes...
Via Saturday Down South
12 hours ago

Towers’ Take: Dogs’ Diaz still competing as he enters Hall of Fame

ATHENS – Manny Diaz will be turning the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame in Macon into his own personal family reunion this weekend. Diaz, the Georgia Bulldogs’ tennis coach for 29 years, is being enshrined tonight along with seven other individuals during the black-tie induction ceremony. Actually, festivities have been going on all weekend. And while Diaz is enjoying the personal...
Via Dawg Nation
16 hours ago

Georgia Basketball: The tough road to the NCAA Tournament

There’s no sugarcoating it. The chances of Georgia basketball getting to the NCAA Tournament are slim to none. RELATED STORY: Was John Calipari’s defense of Mark Fox genuine? The Bulldogs are currently 15-12 (6-8) and are tied for ninth in the SEC. But their chances just got even slimmer with the news that Yante Maten is […] Georgia Basketball: The tough road to the NCAA Tournament...
Via Dawn of the Dawg
1 day ago

Two of Kirby Smart’s Georgia staff members have earned hefty pay raises

Heading into the 2017 college football season, expectations are high for the Georgia Bulldogs. As fans in Athens prepare for what they feel should be a fantastic season, the pressure on second-year coach Kirby Smart and his staff is building. However, with the added pressure, two Georgia staff members will be receiving raises, which is always welcome ahead of a stressful season....
Via Saturday Down South
1 day ago

Tennessee recruiting: Vols offer budding 2018 Georgia defensive lineman

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee is looking to recapture its glory from the 1990s. Join us daily at SEC Country for the latest Tennessee recruiting news and notes on the next crop of Volunteers. Tennessee was the first SEC school to extend a scholarship to a budding 2018 defensive lineman. On Thursday, Jamarcus Chatman, a 3-star tackle from Rome (Ga.), tweeted the Vols had offered...
Via SEC Country
1 day ago

Report: Georgia adds former Big Ten offensive coordinator to support staff

The Georgia Bulldogs reportedly made an intriguing hire on Thursday night by adding former Minnesota quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator Jay Johnson to the offensive support staff. According to 247Sports, Johnson will join Kirby Smart’s staff as an offensive analyst in 2017. Johnson has previous stops at Minnesota, Louisiana-Lafayette, Central Michigan and Southern Miss...
Via Saturday Down South
2 days ago

More details emerge in the hospitalization of Georgia defender Trenton Thompson

When news broke of Georgia DL Trenton Thompson’s emergency hospitalization on Thursday afternoon, many fans were left wondering what happened to the talented defender. Now, the school has released more information on Thompson’s condition and what caused the hospital visit. According to a University of Georgia Athletics Association release, Thompson had an adverse reaction to...
Via Saturday Down South
2 days ago

Statement: Georgia DL Trenton Thompson dealing with ‘significant medical issue,’ will withdraw from classes this semester

The University of Georgia Athletic Association released a statement Thursday after Bulldogs defensive lineman Trenton Thompson was hospitalized overnight following a medical emergency reported by police. Thompson was discharged from the hospital Thursday. More on Thompson from DawgNation’s Chip Towers can be read here. Here’s the complete statement regarding Thompson: Based...
Via Dawg Nation
2 days ago

BREAKING NEWS: Georgia’s Trent Thompson hospitalized for unknown reasons

ATHENS — Trent Thompson was hospitalized overnight Thursday after police were called to the scene of a reported medical emergency. Thompson was released from the hospital Thursday but his current condition is not known. There are conflicting reports as to the cause of his medical issues but it is not believed to be football related. Police have not yet responded to requests for...
Via Dawg Nation
2 days ago

Maten's knee injury forces Georgia to 'reinvent what we do'

Georgia is facing the difficult task of finding a way to win without its best player. Coach Mark Fox said the normal ''next man up'' plan doesn't fit the challenge of replacing injured top scorer Yante Maten in the team's final four regular-season games. More than one player will be needed to fill the void left by the loss of Maten, who suffered a sprained right knee early in Saturday...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Alabama and Georgia are the two favorite schools for mother of nation’s No. 1 RB Zamir White

Georgia and Clemson are the two teams most associated with 5-star running back Zamir White. But if you ask his mother, she doesn’t understand why the Tigers have so much buzz around her son’s recruitment because she’s only been there once — and it was a short trip. Shanee White, Zamir’s mother, told Jeff Sentell of DawgNation that Alabama and Georgia are her personal favorites...
Via SEC Country
3 days ago

Approval rating for Georgia coach Kirby Smart: You decide

Georgia Bulldogs head coach Kirby Smart knows what it takes to win games. As Nick Saban’s defensive coordinator for eight seasons, Smart was part of college football’s top program. Alabama won 98 games and four national championships during that time. In Smart’s first year as head coach in 2016, Georgia finished 8-5 in its first season without Mark Richt on the sideline since...
Via SEC Country
3 days ago
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