Found February 25, 2014 on BlackSportsOnline:

Bubby Lyles who is a journalism student at Georgia State, seems like a nice kid and he has a crush on Lolo Jones. He decided the best way to get her attention was by asking her for a date if he was able to get 150k RTs on Twitter (the tweet is old, he did have the 150k). If I get 150,000 RTs @lolojones will let me take her on a date! Help me out! — Bubby Lyles (@harrylylesjr) June 20, 2013 Everything looked like it would be a go, but then Lolo, being Lolo backed out of the agreement. I am sorry to let you all know that the date with Lolo Jones is not going to happen. Thanks for the support that you all have shown me. — Bubby Lyles (@harrylylesjr) February 24, 2014 Although the date isn't happening, what we did was still amazing, and I appreciate every last one of my 150,000 wingmen that offered up a RT — Bubby Lyles (@harrylylesjr) February 24, 2014 Nice job Lolo.


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Georgia State’s Manny Atkins was named the Sun Belt men’s basketball player of the week on Monday. Atkins, a senior, averaged 16 points and 7.7 rebounds in leading the Panthers (20-7, 13-1) to three consecutive wins. His 3-pointer with eight-tenths of a second remaining lifted the Panthers to an 80-77 win over Louisiana-Lafayette on Saturday. Georgia State will play at Texas...
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