SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Georgia Southern's Jaybo Shaw, a Flowery Branch High graduate, ran 15 times for 60 yards and threw for a touchdown as the Eagles beat Wofford 23-20 on Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
Lindsay Reeves, who has been serving as the North Georgia College & State University acting athletic director since June, is taking over the position on a full-time basis, the school announced Tuesday.
Lisa Portwood pulled off personal best times in four events for the Brenau University swimming team in the Savannah College of Art & Design Invitational on Sunday in Savannah.
Jaybo Shaw ran for three touchdowns and Georgia Southern used its triple option to run for 423 yards and beat William & Mary 31-15 Saturday in the second round of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs.
Point guard Brittney Wiley led the Brenau University basketball team with 12 points, three assists and a pair of steals in a 66-62 overtime win against Spring Hill on Friday in Mobile, Ala. Sophomore Nikki Reed hit a basket with five seconds left in the fourth quarter for the Golden Tigers (7-0) to send the game to overtime and finished with 10 points.
ATHENS - Aaron Murray threw for three touchdowns, Justin Houston returned a fumble 18 yards for a score and Georgia Tech missed a tying extra point, giving Georgia the win it needed to be eligible for a bowl, a 42-34 victory over the Yellow Jackets on Saturday night.
ATHENS - Georgia coaches believe tight end Orson Charles can be the team's next leading receiver.
STATESBORO - Georgia Southern lost starting quarterback Jaybo Shaw to injury in the first quarter, but it didn't matter as the Eagles routed South Carolina State 41-16 Saturday in a first-round Football Championship Subdivision game.
DAHLONEGA - The North Georgia College & State University women's basketball team defeated St. Augustine's College 72-57 on the opening day of the 2010 Chick-fil-A Thanksgiving Classic in Memorial Hall on Friday.
ATLANTA - Georgia Tech is standing between Georgia and its last hopes for a bowl game.
The Brenau University basketball team defeated Belhaven College (Miss.) 81-49 on Saturday in Gainesville for its fifth consecutive victory to open the season.
Jaybo Shaw rushed for 101 yards and three touchdowns Saturday, leading Georgia Southern to a 32-28 comeback win over Furman.
Four Brenau University volleyball team members have been named to the Southern States Athletic Conference 2010 All-Academic Team.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - Greg McElroy completed 12 of 13 passes for 159 yards and two touchdowns and No. 10 Alabama routed fledgling Georgia State 63-7 on Thursday night.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - No. 10 Alabama is one of college football's most storied programs, and the defending national champion. And Georgia State's football team?