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Richt has never lost at Bobby Dodd Stadium
Mark Richt essentially was hired to beat Georgia Tech after the Yellow Jackets won a third straight time over Jim Donnan’s Bulldogs in 2000.
Tide expecting to see both Jeremy Johnson and Sean White
Alabama coach Nick Saban said Alabama’s defense must be prepared for both because they’ve each “played well at times.”
Pair won’t play against Minnesota Vikings on Sunday
Rookie Tevin Coleman, who opened the season as the starting running back, will take over for Devonta Freeman, who leads the league in rushing touchdowns with nine.
Jones grabs three-stroke lead
Reigning champion Jordan Spieth moved into a share of third despite another frustrating day.
SWGA FISHING REPORT: A weekly outlook on how the fish are biting in Southwest Georgia lakes and the Flint River
These are the fishing prospects for this weekend for the Flint River and lakes Blackshear, Seminole and Walter F. George.
Bulldogs will face another triple-option attack
ESPN2 will televise this week’s game from Bobby Dodd Stadium, which will kick off shortly after noon.
Jeff Gordon wraps up career with sixth-place finish
Fellow championship competitor Kevin Harvick finished second, while Brad Keselowski, Joey Logano and Kyle Larson rounded out the top five.
Crimson Tide rolls to 56-6 victory
ADDS: The Citadel-South Carolina; Florida-Florida Atlantic; Auburn-Idaho; Mississippi-LSU; Kentucky-Charlotte; Mississippi State-Arkansas; Tennessee-Missouri; Texas A&M-Vanderbilt
Tar Heels clinch Coastal Division title with victory
ADDS: North Carolina State-Syracuse; Clemson-Wake Forest; Virginia-Duke; Pittsburgh-Louisville; Notre Dame-Boston College
Hawkeyes move to 11-0 with victory over Purdue
ADDS: Michigan State-Ohio State; Baylor-Oklahoma State; Oklahoma-TCU; Michigan-Penn State; Navy-Tulsa; UCLA-Utah; Connecticut-Houston; Temple-Memphis; Oregon-USC
Rams score 88-75 victory
ADDS: Nothern Iowa stuns top-ranked North Carolina; Kevin Kisner on verge of first PGA Tour victory at RSM
Dougherty wins big over Albany in the nightcap
Napoleon Harris hit a big three with three minutes left to give the Tornadoes a lead that they wouldn’t relinquish on their way to a 67-63 victory over Westover at Cavalier Arena.
Running back scores on 25-yard run in overtime
Georgia’s defense came up with a stop on fourth-and-1 on Georgia Southern’s first possession of overtime and Sony Michel took a handoff right up the middle on the ensuing play.
Cavs win 109-97
The Cavaliers swept the Hawks out of the playoffs last year and didn’t have any trouble with them Saturday despite being down to two healthy starters in LeBron James and Kevin Love.
Dougherty girls top Albany in second game
Westover battled back to take a 41-40 lead with under two minutes left, but Monroe regained it when Toddriana Isler hit a two-point shot with a minute left in the game.
Makes me feel good to meet someone like you
Knowing how to appreciate those sights and sounds when one is on the deer stand is all that really counts.
Seminoles score easy 52-13 victory
In front of 66,412 fans, the Seminoles (9-2) sent 12 seniors off with a victory — their 48th over the last four years, tying the school record set by the 2014 seniors.
Hurricanes hand Jackets eighth loss in last nine games
The Hurricanes (7-4, 4-3 in the ACC) took advantage of four Tech turnovers to score three of their four touchdowns.
Playoffs end for Rams in 42-0 loss
Worth County was led by Dontavious Buford’s 78 rushing yards on 11 carries as the Rams managed just 30 yards of total offense in the second half after 130 total yards in the first two quarters.
ASU falls to Kentucky State in title game
ADDS: Darton basketball team defeats Hillsborough Community College; Late free throw helps Albany State men’s basketball team top Georgia College