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Georgia Southern Clinches SoCon TItle

Stephen Black - Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 12:30pm

Georgia Southern clinched the 2011 SoCon title with a 31-10 win at Wofford. The Eagles (9-1, 7-1) rode freshman player of the week RB Dominique Swope, who rushed for 165 yards on 27 carries. The Eagles controlled the...

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Milton, Norcross Atop First Polls Of Season

Fletcher Proctor - Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 11:57am

As the weather turns cooler, the Georgia high school hoops scene heats up. Georgia high school basketball is kicking into high gear and some teams will be taking part in national tournaments over the next few weeks...

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The Five Things I Know...Playoffs Week 2 Edition...

Jon Nelson - Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 8:19pm

It’s time for, as the voice of GPB says, “The thinning of the herd” once more… Hard to believe that after one week, we’ve gone from 405 to 160 to 80… And not without some shocks and surprises… Playoff surprises, anyone...

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Familiar Faces Atop Early Standings

Fletcher Proctor - Wednesday, November 16, 2011 - 11:55am

Several state titles have already been decided and six programs took home cheerleading crowns over the weekend. With only football remaining before the end of the fall sports season, the Regions Directors Cup standings...

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Clark, Atwater Make Score 44 Playoff List

Fletcher Proctor - Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 4:50pm

The Score 44 is a fluid list that aims to honor the best forty-four seniors in Georgia high school football on a week-to-week basis. These players are some of the most highly-recruited players in the state as well as...

Just 80 Remain

Mark Harmon - Tuesday, November 15, 2011 - 6:12am

80 and Counting... The GHSA state football championship is in full swing. 405 schools began the year with the dream of making it to the postseason. 160 teams qualified for the playoffs and right now as we head into the...

This week's Match Up and Kell stuns Marist, looks ahead to Lovejoy

Gil Tyree - Monday, November 14, 2011 - 12:35pm

This week GPB's Football Fridays aka the second round of the GHSA playoffs heads to Robinson Memorial Stadium in Suwanee for an epic North Georgia/South Georgia tussle featuring the Bulldogs of North Gwinnett and the...

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ML King Wins Game, Loses Quarterback

Fletcher Proctor - Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 4:54am

The Lions of ML King averaged 34 points this season with Jonquel Dawson, Blake Tibbs and Joshua Stanford moving up and down the field in Michael Carson’s offense. Friday night the Lions forced six turnovers plus another...

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Friday Night Review - State Recap

Stephen Black - Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 4:52am

Thomas County Central pulled what many will call the upset of the night with a 31-28 double-overtime win over Class AAAA No. 2 Statesboro. The No. 4-seeded Yellow Jackets had lost four regular season games including...

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Friday Night Review - Metro Atlanta

Fletcher Proctor - Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 4:48am

Brookwood lost a 10-point lead, but managed to pick up a road victory over Peachtree Ridge 30-27. Diandre Atwater ran for 301 yards and three scores for the Lions, but it was not enough as B.J. Sammon scored the game-...


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