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.
It's the most points for the Crimson Tide (9-2) since a 66-3 win over Vanderbilt in 1979.
The Atlanta Braves have made a trade to bolster its offense. The team has acquired power-hitting and All-Star second baseman Dan Uggla from the Florida Marlins. In return, the Braves give up All-Star utility player Omar Infante, and young pitcher Mike Dunn.
Now that the playoffs are upon us, we are switching things up on the Score 44. We are still honoring all of the outstanding seniors from the 2010 season, but we will weigh playoff performances into our list for the next few editions.
No one saw Whitewater’s 21-14 upset over top ranked Northside-Warner Robins coming, except maybe the Wildcats themselves.
“Nobody thought we could do it,” quarterback Renaldo Jenkins said. “All week at practice we just kept working hard, we believed in ourselves.”
Grady clinched the Region 5-AAA title last Friday night, beating Cedar Grove 17-6 for its eighth consecutive win. The Grey Knights (9-1, 6-0 5A-AAA) finished a perfect 9-0 in region competition and held seven of their nine 5-AAA opponents to six points or fewer.
Kennesaw State students this week are voting on whether to approve football for their school. It comes as school officials admit it’s a tough time to ask students for fee increases to support athletic programs.
It’s crunch time. Just ask any high school football team that’s still playing. The playoffs begin statewide on Nov. 12 and, as always, they are sure to entertain and surprise onlookers. Here are a few teams to watch for as the second season gets underway.