Seth Emerson

Seth Emerson lives in Athens, where he has covered Georgia athletics since 2010. He has also covered Georgia in previous stints at the Macon Telegraph and the Albany Herald, and covered South Carolina for The State. His first job was at The Washington Post, where he was once asked to get coffee for Ben Bradlee.  UGA / DawgNation

Latest from Seth Emerson

Georgia gets back on track, and Mark Fox has pointed words for the press
 ATHENS – It was a rather general, and predictable, question. And Mark Fox decided to use it to say something on his mind.
            Something the Georgia head coach evidently had read and didn’t like. Was there any moment a week ago, when all seemed lost, that he could pinpoint that a bounce-back was coming? Fox, as he often...

Posted: a day ago

ATHENS – It was a rather general, and predictable, question. And Mark Fox decided to use it to say something on his mind. Something the Georgia head coach evidently had read and didn’t like. Was there any moment a week ago, when all seemed lost, that he could pinpoint that a bounce-back was coming? Fox, as he often...
Georgia basketball: Resurgent Bulldogs get second straight key win
 ATHENS – Yante Maten still has life in his Georgia career. So does Mark Fox. Their Georgia men’s basketball team, assumed
            done for a week ago, is trying to work its way back into the thick of things. Georgia got its second straight win, and its third this year over a ranked team, this time 73-62 over No. 17 Tennessee...

Posted: a day ago

ATHENS – Yante Maten still has life in his Georgia career. So does Mark Fox. Their Georgia men’s basketball team, assumed done for a week ago, is trying to work its way back into the thick of things. Georgia got its second straight win, and its third this year over a ranked team, this time 73-62 over No. 17 Tennessee...
Mel Tucker, other Bulldogs assistants, get huge raises
 ATHENS — The run to the national championship game has indeed become a financial boon to the staff of Kirby Smart, whose 10 on-field assistant coaches will earn a combined nearly $2 million more than last year.  The highlights on the new salary pool for the 10 assistants, which is $6.42 million, up from $4.56 million:  Defensive...

Posted: 2 days ago

ATHENS — The run to the national championship game has indeed become a financial boon to the staff of Kirby Smart, whose 10 on-field assistant coaches will earn a combined nearly $2 million more than last year.  The highlights on the new salary pool for the 10 assistants, which is $6.42 million, up from $4.56 million:  Defensive...
Georgia gives massive raises to Kirby Smart assistants, especially Mel Tucker
 ATHENS — The run to the national championship has indeed become a financial boon to the staff of Kirby Smart, whose 10 on-field
            assistant coaches will earn a combined nearly $2 million more than last year. The highlights on the new salary pool for the 10 assistants, which is $6.42 million, up from $4.56 million: Defensive...

Posted: 2 days ago

ATHENS — The run to the national championship has indeed become a financial boon to the staff of Kirby Smart, whose 10 on-field assistant coaches will earn a combined nearly $2 million more than last year. The highlights on the new salary pool for the 10 assistants, which is $6.42 million, up from $4.56 million: Defensive...
Position battles to watch in Georgia spring practice
 Welcome to the Question of the Day, where our writers answer (or try to answer) the best questions submitted by Georgia fans.
               If you’d like to submit a question, please e-mail us at 
               ugaquestionoftheday@gmail.com. Or you can tweet us at 
               here and 
               here. ...

Posted: 2 days ago

Welcome to the Question of the Day, where our writers answer (or try to answer) the best questions submitted by Georgia fans. If you’d like to submit a question, please e-mail us at  ugaquestionoftheday@gmail.com. Or you can tweet us at  here and  here. ...
Salaries for new UGA assistants start at $300,000
 The salary details are in for the two newest assistant coaches on the staff of Georgia head coach Kirby Smart. Cortez Hankton is receiving $375,000 annually, according to information provided by UGA. Scott Fountain is set to receive $300,000, according to the same information. Those are expected to be the full base salaries for both coaches...

Posted: 4 days ago

The salary details are in for the two newest assistant coaches on the staff of Georgia head coach Kirby Smart. Cortez Hankton is receiving $375,000 annually, according to information provided by UGA. Scott Fountain is set to receive $300,000, according to the same information. Those are expected to be the full base salaries for both coaches...
Special report: The finances of UGA athletics
 ATHENS – Two weeks ago, Georgia raised ticket prices to football games. Athletic director Greg McGarity defended the move
            by saying it was to pay for raises for Kirby Smart and his football staff, and painted a dire picture if ticket prices weren’t
            raised: Cuts would have had to be made elsewhere. &ldquo...

Posted: 5 days ago

ATHENS – Two weeks ago, Georgia raised ticket prices to football games. Athletic director Greg McGarity defended the move by saying it was to pay for raises for Kirby Smart and his football staff, and painted a dire picture if ticket prices weren’t raised: Cuts would have had to be made elsewhere. &ldquo...
Georgia-Florida basketball: Time, TV, how to watch online (February 14, 2018)
 Georgia men’s basketball will play at Florida on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Find below the game time, TV channel and how
               to watch online. It seems so long ago. It was only two weeks and one day. The last time Georgia and Mark Fox won a game, it was against Florida. It seemed to stem the bleeding of a losing skid, and...

Posted: 5 days ago

Georgia men’s basketball will play at Florida on Wednesday, February 14, 2018. Find below the game time, TV channel and how to watch online. It seems so long ago. It was only two weeks and one day. The last time Georgia and Mark Fox won a game, it was against Florida. It seemed to stem the bleeding of a losing skid, and...
Salary details for new UGA assistant coaches Cortez Hankton and Scott Fountain
 ATHENS — At least part of the salary details are in for the two newest assistant coaches on the staff of Georgia head coach
            Kirby Smart. Cortez Hankton is receiving $375,000 annually, according to information provided by UGA on Tuesday. Scott Fountain is set to receive $300,000, according to the same information. It was...

Posted: 5 days ago

ATHENS — At least part of the salary details are in for the two newest assistant coaches on the staff of Georgia head coach Kirby Smart. Cortez Hankton is receiving $375,000 annually, according to information provided by UGA on Tuesday. Scott Fountain is set to receive $300,000, according to the same information. It was...