STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) Jelani Hewitt scored 33 points, including a trio of 3-pointers, to lift Georgia Southern to a 78-72 win over Florida International on Monday.
After a series of lead changes, Georgia Southern (4-1) pushed ahead for good midway through the first period with a 6-0 spurt capped by back-to-back Hewitt layups to make it 21-16 with 7:48 to go in the half. The Eagles...
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STATESBORO, Ga. (AP) Jelani Hewitt and Trent Wiedeman scored 15 points apiece to lead Georgia Southern to an 86-49 win over Trinity Baptist (Fla.) on Tuesday night.
Mike Hughes, Curtis Diamond and Devonte Boykins added 10 each for Georgia Southern (1-1). Angel Matias' team-high 10 rebounds helped the Eagles outrebound Trinity 54-36.
Chadley Francois led Trinity, a National Christian...
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On Thursday night the Troy Trojans and Georgia Southern Eagles will face off against one another in a match-up of two Sun Belt schools.
Troy (1-7) and Georgia Southern (6-2) will play against one another on ESPNU beginning at 7:30 pm ET from Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro, GA.
The Odds: The Georgia Southern Eagles are 25.5 point favorites against the Troy Trojans. The over...
The Georgia Southern Eagles, who just happen to be 3-0 in the Sun Belt Conference this season, have announced they will wear alternate uniforms for their Homecoming game this Saturday against Idaho.
Here are some pics….
FB: Eagles wear “Traditions” alt jerseys for Homecoming. Replica on sale Tues http://t.co/Ve6npBGVYW. #GATA @GSUStore pic.twitter.com/57KifUev5r
— GS Athletics...
Photo by Jason Marcum
The Madison Southern Eagles got an unexpected test Friday night against Southwestern, but the big story was the potential loss of Damien Harris.
Harris was injured just before the half with what appeared to a leg injury.
Right before the half, Damien Harris is down with what appears to be a right leg injury. Didn't look good, was helped off field.
It looked Damien Harris and his Madison Southern Eagles lost Friday night to the South Laurel Cardinals, their first defeat of the season. It also looked like he Eagles may have lost Harris as well. With the Eagles trailing 48-51 with 21 seconds left in the fourth quarter, Harris was tackled on a kick-off return […]
Damien Harris and his Madison Southern Eagles dropped the hammer on their county rivals Friday night. Harris totaled 314 yards and four touchdowns on just 16 carries, as the Eagles cruised to a 42-11 win over the Madison Central Indians to improve to 3-0 on the year. Here’s my photo gallery from the game. . […]
Damien Harris and the Madison Southern Eagles moved to 2-0 on the season with a 41-20 win Friday over Whitley County On Friday night. Harris had another big game for the Eagles with 257 yards and two touchdowns on 13 carries — 10 yards more than the Colonels had on the ground as a team. […]
The Georgia Southern Eagles are entering a brave new world, as they make the jump from FCS to FBS for the 2014 season, becoming members of the Sun Belt Conference. The Eagles will also have a new head coach in 2014 in Willie Fritz, but after last year’s monumental upset of Florida, the program carries a lot of momentum into the 2014 season. "What I am encouraged by is the...
Angel Matias scored 22 points and pulled down nine rebounds as Georgia Southern handily defeated South Carolina State 79-61 on Saturday.
Matias was 8 of 12 from the floor to pace the Eagles (5-5). Tre Bussey and Curtis Diamond both added 14 points while Jelani Hewitt chipped in with 13 points. Georgia Southern finished 10 of 23 (43.5 percent) from beyond the arc and shot 50 percent...
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December 07, 2013
Jelani Hewitt scored 26 points as Georgia Southern held off Brewton Parker for a 75-66 win Wednesday night.
Georgia Southern (4-5) led by double digits for the majority of the game, but after Brewton Parker closed the gap to 57-50 with 8:33 to play, Hewitt scored 10 consecutive points for the Eagles, including back-to-back 3-pointers, giving Georgia Southern a 67-56 advantage with...
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December 04, 2013
Will Muschamp speaks to the media following the Florida Gators' 26-20 loss to the FCS-level Georgia Southern Eagles.
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