View Full Version : Blueblood’s Article Links—Wednesday, October 29, 2008

30th October 2008, 07:56 AM
Each day we strive to find article links involving Georgia Southern athletics and former Georgia Southern athletes. Should you find we missed an article link, please reply to help keep the Eagle Faithful informed:

1. Football Travels to The Citadel

[Georgia Southern Football travels to The Citadel this Saturday (Nov. 1) for a Southern Conference showdown at Johnson Hagood Stadium. Kickoff is scheduled for 1 p.m.]


2. Women’s Soccer Wraps up the Regular Season with a Home Match against Davidson

[The Georgia Southern women’s soccer team will play host to Davidson in the final regular season match Thursday at 4 p.m. at Eagle Field]


3. Women’s Basketball Preseason Report No. 2

[“We felt like we got better today,” said Cram. “We are throwing in a lot of new stuff this week. I am very pleased with their effort today. The hustle was there. The intensity was there.”]


4. Fourth-quarter rally may have saved Eagles' season

["We had some guys that were the 'doubting Thomases,' " GSU coach Chris Hatcher told reporters after the game. "They weren't going to believe it until they saw it."]


5. SoCon power rankings

[Eagles play close games not only against the top teams but everybody, even if they have to spot their opponent 28 points as they did last week in beating Western Carolina.]


6. QB choices key to big game

[In the aftermath of Western Carolina's fourth-quarter collapse last week, first-year coach Dennis Wagner acknowledged that the Catamounts aren't quite where he hoped they would be at this point of this season. WCU (2-7, 0-5) blew a four-touchdown, fourth-quarter lead to Georgia Southern and lost 38-31 in overtime Saturday in Cullowhee. The Catamounts will try to end their 20-game SoCon losing streak when they host Chattanooga (1-7, 0-4) at 1 p.m. Saturday.]


7. Backup Brady to start for Alouettes against Eskimos, new kicker signed

[Trestman said little-used Kiwaukee Thomas would also play, sharing a spot in the defensive backfield with Khalil Carter.]


8. Als are Brady's bunch in season finale

[Khalil Carter, who returned an interception 50 yards for a touchdown against the Blue Bombers Sunday, is expected to start at defensive back, but probably will alternate with Kiwaukee Thomas. Thomas was beaten by Romby Bryant early in the fourth quarter for the Bombers' final touchdown.]


9. Collins Hill's Gillam, Lewis pick colleges

[Lewis, the daughter of Kim and Diana Lewis, made a commitment to Georgia Southern. She was an All-Region 7-AAAAA selection as a junior and also was selected for the upcoming Georgia Dugout Club All-Star Games.]


10. University of Tennessee at Chattanooga arena debuts new floor, video

[Then Appalachian State built a new arena, so did Western Carolina, Furman upgraded its facilities as did Georgia Southern. The College of Charleston is putting the finishing touches on its brand new Carolina First Arena.]