Chip Towers

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Georgia sees more SEC top Dawgs in future for its athletic program
 ATHENS — Georgia baseball coach 
            Scott Stricklin just got a contract extension and raise, and he’s not the only “Head Dawg” who is going to make out well in 2018. At least two other UGA head coaches can expect positive adjustments to their current employment agreements going forward.
            Men&rsquo...

Posted: 8 hours ago

ATHENS — Georgia baseball coach Scott Stricklin just got a contract extension and raise, and he’s not the only “Head Dawg” who is going to make out well in 2018. At least two other UGA head coaches can expect positive adjustments to their current employment agreements going forward. Men&rsquo...
UGA vows to do whatever is required to remain at top in the SEC
 ATHENS — Georgia baseball coach 
            Scott Stricklin just got a contract extension and raise, and he’s not the only “Head Dawg” who is going to make out well in 2018. At least two other UGA head coaches can expect positive adjustments to their current employee agreements going forward. Men’s
        ...

Posted: 13 hours ago

ATHENS — Georgia baseball coach Scott Stricklin just got a contract extension and raise, and he’s not the only “Head Dawg” who is going to make out well in 2018. At least two other UGA head coaches can expect positive adjustments to their current employee agreements going forward. Men’s ...
Breaking News: Baseball coach Scott Stricklin receives raise, extension from UGA
 ATHENS — Patience paid off for Scott Stricklin. The Georgia baseball coach has agreed to terms for a contract extension and pay increase that will keep him with the Bulldogs
            at least through the 2022 season. His previous deal was due to expire after next season. “I couldn’t be happier,” said Stricklin,...

Posted: 17 hours ago

ATHENS — Patience paid off for Scott Stricklin. The Georgia baseball coach has agreed to terms for a contract extension and pay increase that will keep him with the Bulldogs at least through the 2022 season. His previous deal was due to expire after next season. “I couldn’t be happier,” said Stricklin,...
Camp Sunshine is strictly a Bulldogs’ thing, and something Kirby Smart loves
 RUTLEDGE, Ga. — Driving East out of Atlanta, keep going on until there’s no evidence of civilization, exit onto Newborn Road
            and head south into the middle of nowhere. Turn left onto Centenniel Road, drive about a mile, then hang a right onto the
            gravel road known as Keencheefoonee. Proceed through the...

Posted: 2 days ago

RUTLEDGE, Ga. — Driving East out of Atlanta, keep going on until there’s no evidence of civilization, exit onto Newborn Road and head south into the middle of nowhere. Turn left onto Centenniel Road, drive about a mile, then hang a right onto the gravel road known as Keencheefoonee. Proceed through the...
What are the NBA draft projections for Georgia’s Yante Maten?
 Welcome to a feature on DawgNation where our writers answer (or try to answer) the best questions submitted by Georgia fans.
               If you’d like to submit a question, please email us at ugaquestionoftheday@gmail.com. Or you can tweet us 
               here or 
               here. Look for the Question of the Day every...

Posted: 4 days ago

Welcome to a feature on DawgNation where our writers answer (or try to answer) the best questions submitted by Georgia fans. If you’d like to submit a question, please email us at ugaquestionoftheday@gmail.com. Or you can tweet us here or here. Look for the Question of the Day every...
Imagine if redshirt rule had been in place for Georgia’s Knowshon Moreno in 2006
 ATHENS — Knowshon Moreno. That’s the name that pops in my mind when I contemplate this new NCAA redshirt rule. I was offline and otherwise occupied last week when news initially broke that 
            the NCAA had passed the rule. Since then, I’ve had a chance to read up on it and learn a little more. Essentially, it gives...

Posted: 4 days ago

ATHENS — Knowshon Moreno. That’s the name that pops in my mind when I contemplate this new NCAA redshirt rule. I was offline and otherwise occupied last week when news initially broke that the NCAA had passed the rule. Since then, I’ve had a chance to read up on it and learn a little more. Essentially, it gives...
Which Georgia speedster deserves to be on receiving end more often?
 Mecole Hardman is one of the fastest players in the SEC. He’s a proven receiver (80-yard TD against Alabama). Have we forgotten
               what those little swing passes to Percy Harvin at Florida did to us? Now for my question to you all: 
            Why doesn’t Jim Chaney use Hardman more in the offense? The post 
    ...

Posted: 8 days ago

Mecole Hardman is one of the fastest players in the SEC. He’s a proven receiver (80-yard TD against Alabama). Have we forgotten what those little swing passes to Percy Harvin at Florida did to us? Now for my question to you all: Why doesn’t Jim Chaney use Hardman more in the offense? The post ...
Based on raw speed, why doesn’t Georgia’s Mecole Hardman get ball more?
 Welcome to a feature on DawgNation 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 
               here or 
               here. Look for the Question of the Day every...

Posted: 8 days ago

Welcome to a feature on DawgNation 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 here or here. Look for the Question of the Day every...
Bulldogs back in top 10, where they belong
 ATHENS — The results are in — well, mostly — and Georgia is back where it belongs. That’d be in the top 10. And we’re talking about the entirety of the athletic department, not just the football team. The final calculations for the NACDA Learfield Cup standings have not been done pending the completion of the...

Posted: 8 days ago

ATHENS — The results are in — well, mostly — and Georgia is back where it belongs. That’d be in the top 10. And we’re talking about the entirety of the athletic department, not just the football team. The final calculations for the NACDA Learfield Cup standings have not been done pending the completion of the...
After a couple subtractions, should Georgia’s recruiting class still be No. 1?
 Georgia’s 2018 recruiting class was No. 1 in college football. But a couple of those signees have changed gears and will enroll
            in junior colleges this fall. Is it time to recalibrate the rankings? The post 
            After a couple subtractions, should Georgia’s recruiting class still be No. 1? appeared first on...

Posted: 9 days ago

Georgia’s 2018 recruiting class was No. 1 in college football. But a couple of those signees have changed gears and will enroll in junior colleges this fall. Is it time to recalibrate the rankings? The post After a couple subtractions, should Georgia’s recruiting class still be No. 1? appeared first on...