View Full Version : Blueblood’s Article Links—Monday, September 23, 2013

23rd September 2013, 07:48 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. Women's Soccer Falls to Mercer

[Head Coach Brian Dunleavy stated, "We did well tonight. We came out attacking, and were successful with two early goals. I'm really proud of the way they fought with 100 percent effort the entire ninety minutes."]


2. Men's Soccer Blanks UNC Asheville, 1-0

["Today's game was one of those tough 1-0 wins," said Head Coach Kevin Kennedy. "Asheville is a very organized and determined team that has been playing with a lot of confidence. I'm very proud of our guys to bounce back after a disappointing loss on Friday and compete the way they did today."]


3. Golf Team Begins 2013-14 Season at Notre Dame

[Georgia Southern opens the 2013-14 campaign at the Fightin' Irish Gridiron Classic. The Eagles are coming off a campaign which saw them earn their 21st bid to the NCAA Championships, 10th under head coach Larry Mays and fourth in the last five seasons.]


4. NDSU, Fargo deserve ESPN fanfare

[Hey College GameDay, where were you when coach Erk Russell and a small farming community started a football program and turned it into annual national championship contender?]


5. J.J. Wilcox would have made mom proud

[As J.J. Wilcox emerged from the tunnel after hearing his name announced as a Dallas Cowboys starter for the first time, the rookie safety paused briefly and pointed upward.]


6. Dallas Cowboys rookie safety J.J. Wilcox plays well in first start in place of veteran Will Allen

[Wilcox intercepted an overthrown pass by Rams quarterback Sam Bradford down the middle of the field on a fourth-and-5 play from the Cowboys’ 30. “Oh man, I’ll have to tell him I’m sorry about that,” Hatcher said of his penalty that negated Wilcox’s interception. “Hopefully he’ll get a few more. He’s a playmaker. I’m happy to have him back there.”]


7. Cowboys notes: Spencer still on sideline patrol as he deals with setback

[Wilcox had a 23-yard interception return, but Cowboys defensive tackle Jason Hatcher was called for roughing the passer to negate the play. “Hopefully, many more [interceptions] to come,” said Wilcox, who played only six defensive snaps.]