College Sports


NCAA proposal lets NBA draft entrants back in school

College underclassmen who declare for the NBA draft would be able to return to school if a proposal by the NCAA men’s basketball oversight committee gets adopted.

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College World Series: Vanderbilt takes on surprising Cavaliers in final

Vanderbilt and Virginia will meet in the championship series of the College World Series for a second consecutive year starting Monday in Omaha, Neb., but the Cavaliers’ presence in the finals is a complete surprise this time.

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Brookwood grad Nick Moore excited about playing football for Georgia Bulldogs

Hit with news of his release by the Boston Red Sox, Nick Moore didn’t have much time to mope. Within 48 hours, he became a college football prospect again

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North Gwinnett product Devondre Seymour ends UGA football career

University of Georgia freshman offensive lineman DeVondre Seymour, a North Gwinnett grad, has decided to discontinue his football playing career

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Peachtree Ridge grad Jared Walsh gets UGA baseball captain award

Peachtree Ridge grad Jared Walsh, along with Georgia teammate Brandon Stephens, received the Bulldogs’ season-ending Jim Whatley Captain’s Award

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Maryland transfer Lexie Brown of North Gwinnett headed to Duke

Former North Gwinnett star Lexie Brown, who announced earlier that she would transfer after two seasons at Maryland, will stay in the ACC for the rest of her college career

UGA QB Jacob Park to transfer

ATHENS —University of Georgia redshirt freshman quarterback Jacob Park has decided to transfer to another institution according to UGA head coach Mark Richt.

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Shiloh grad Kyle Lewis a finalist for Gregg Olson Award

After a breakout season with Mercer’s baseball team, Shiloh grad Kyle Lewis is one of 10 national finalists for the Gregg Olson Award

A pair of Bulldogs earn spots in the U.S. Open

ATHENS — Two men with ties to the Georgia golf team earned spots in the U.S. Open on Monday during sectional qualifying tournaments.

North Gwinnett grad Kenny Knudsen closes college baseball career in style

North Gwinnett grad Kenny Knudsen completed his Bryan College baseball career with an exceptional season, earning second-team NAIA All-American honors

Norcross grad Ryan Trocchio named Georgia College's top senior athlete

Ryan Trocchio, a Norcross grad, received the Senior Male Athlete of the Year Award from the Georgia College athletic department at its year-ending banquet

Georgia Gwinnett College hires Kaminski as assistant soccer coach

New Georgia Gwinnett College women's soccer coach Chris Kouns added to his staff on Friday with the hiring of former NCAA Division I standout Andrea Kaminski as his assistant coach

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Buford's Cardiello transferring from UGA to UT Chattanooga

ATHENS —Buford High grad and University of Georgia redshirt sophomore offensive lineman Josh Cardiello will transfer to UT Chattanooga UGA head coach Mark Richt announced on Friday.

NCAA alleges UNC gave athletes improper benefits

In some cases, the special arrangements helped ensure the academic eligibility of athletes who were at risk of losing it, particularly in football and men’s and women’s basketball, according to the 59-page notice of allegations released by the university on Thursday.

Georgia Tech hoops adds graduate transfer James White

ATLANTA —Georgia Tech mens basketball head coach Brian Gregory announced the addition of graduate transfer James White from Arkansas-Little Rock Thursday.