View Full Version : Blueblood’s Article Links—Friday, January 09, 2009

9th January 2009, 08:27 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. Nelson's 23 Paces The Citadel over Men's Basketball

[“Obviously we didn’t play as well as we needed to,” said GSU head coach Jeff Price. “We were playing a tough team that was a lot more experienced than us. We missed a lot of shots that we normally make and I thought we did a really poor job of defending the ball and defending inside. Until we get a defensive mentality, it’s going to be a long road for us. We have to turn things around and start defending better.”]


2. Swimming & Diving Returns to Action at FGCU Tri-Meet

["It's been over a month since we've stepped on the blocks in a meet. It is exciting for us to race again and get back into racing mode,” said head coach Nathan Kellogg. “Coming off of a tough few weeks of training, we have to keep in mind that this is a dual meet. Each swim will be an opportunity to see where we are at this stage in the season and what we need to do to prepare for the CCSA Championship meet in February."]


3. Nelson, Streeter duo dynamic in victory

[Against GSU (4-7, 2-1), the twosome schooled Eagles post players to the tune of 12-of-18 shooting from the floor and 14-of-22 from the foul line. Nelson finished with a season-best 23 points, and in his last three games has scored 62 points and made 21 of 30 shots.]


4. Florida Marlins Top 20 Prospects for 2009

[Others: Pete Andrelczyk, RHP; Andrew Battisto, RHP; Blake Brewer, RHP; Brett Carroll, OF; P.J. Dean, RHP; Johnny Dorn, RHP; Paul Gran,3B: Thomas Hickman, OF; Dan Jennings, LHP; Kyle Kaminska, RHP; Zack Kroenke, LHP; Chris Mobley, RHP; Edgar Olmos, LHP; Graham Taylor, LHP; Dallas Trahern, RHP.]


5. King's Fitzpatrick gets extra attention

[They've had to. Fitzpatrick, a Georgia Southern signee who is averaging 12.7 points (three points below last season's average), has had to fight double- and triple-teaming all season, so teammates have had to pick up the slack.]