7:20 AM EDT, Fri May 26, 2017
20 mins ago
UGA and the facilities arms race, and a master plan

UGA and the facilities arms race, and a master plan

ST. SIMONS ISLAND – Georgia’s football team has one of the smallest weight rooms in the SEC. Bulldog football players also don’t have easy parking, so star players move around campus on scooters. All the while, the program’s rivals, which had indoor facility and new locker rooms well before Georgia, are continuing to add their own […] The post UGA and the facilities arms race, and a master plan appeared first on DawgNation.
12 hours ago
Q&A: UGA baseball’s Scott Stricklin is ‘grateful for support’

Q&A: UGA baseball’s Scott Stricklin is ‘grateful for support’

ATHENS — Scott Stricklin wasn’t fired Thursday. That’s not something to that will send someone into dancing a jig, but Georgia’s fourth-year baseball coach was genuinely feeling good about things when interviewed after a long day of player meetings. “I’m grateful for the support,” said Stricklin, who is 104-119-1 overall and 43-75-1 in the SEC […] The post Q&A: UGA baseball’s Scott Stricklin is ‘grateful for support’ appeared first on DawgNation.
13 hours ago
Report: Georgia baseball pitching coach Fred Corral fired by head coach Scott Stricklin

Report: Georgia baseball pitching coach Fred Corral fired by head coach Scott Stricklin

Georgia’s pitching woes have cost the pitching coach his job. Pitching coach Fred Corral has been fired by head coach Scott Stricklin, according to a report from Anthony Dasher of UGASports.com. Georgia’s team earned-run average of 5.03 was ranked last in the SEC. In addition, hitting coach Scott Daeley will be retained, the report said. […] The post Report: Georgia baseball pitching coach Fred Corral fired by head coach Scott Stricklin appeared first on DawgNation.
15 hours ago
WATCH: Devon Gales walks with help of training equipment, staff

WATCH: Devon Gales walks with help of training equipment, staff

12 steps. Devon Gales took a dozen steps on Thursday. With the help of two physical therapists and training equipment, Gales, who suffered a significant neck injury while playing for Southern University against Georgia in the fall of 2015, walked on Thursday. Watch the inspiring video Gales Tweeted below: Im on the way!! pic.twitter.com/4Kz77luWdT — […] The post WATCH: Devon Gales walks with help of training equipment, staff appeared first on DawgNation.
17 hours ago
Guns at tailgates: UGA officials dealing with athletic fallout from campus carry

Guns at tailgates: UGA officials dealing with athletic fallout from campus carry

ST. SIMONS ISLAND — This fall, fans will be able to take their guns to tailgates at UGA football games. And it’s possible that guns could be legally carried at places like the football team’s locker room. School president Jere Morehead doesn’t like the law, but he’s resigned to it now that Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal […] The post Guns at tailgates: UGA officials dealing with athletic fallout from campus carry appeared first on DawgNation.
18 hours ago
Georgia football podcast: Nick Chubb not the only ‘really special’ UGA RB

Georgia football podcast: Nick Chubb not the only ‘really special’ UGA RB

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to return the Bulldogs to the top of the […] The post Georgia football podcast: Nick Chubb not the only ‘really special’ UGA RB appeared first on DawgNation.
19 hours ago
Indications are UGA baseball coach Scott Stricklin will be back for 5th season

Indications are UGA baseball coach Scott Stricklin will be back for 5th season

ATHENS – It was quite the odd scene. I’m driving west down Pinecrest Avenue Thursday morning when I encounter two people standing in the road and have to stop. Turns out they’re Georgia baseball players and one of them is tossing a pair of cleats, tied together by the strings, up in the air trying […] The post Indications are UGA baseball coach Scott Stricklin will be back for 5th season appeared first on DawgNation.
19 hours ago
UGA athletic director Greg McGarity takes ‘responsibility’ for team’s struggling, asks fans to be ‘united’

UGA athletic director Greg McGarity takes ‘responsibility’ for team’s struggling, asks fans to be ‘united’

ST. SIMONS ISLAND — Georgia athletics director Greg McGarity, while acknowledging and taking responsibility for the underperformance of Georgia teams, and urged his athletic board to “not be distracted by those who seek to divide us.” UGA ranks 24th in the NCAA Director’s Cup all-sports standings, updated on Thursday. The school is in danger of […] The post UGA athletic director Greg McGarity takes ‘responsibility’ for team’s struggling, asks fans to be ‘united’ appeared first on DawgNation.
20 hours ago
UGA administrators defend and set $30 million limit on use of reserve funds

UGA administrators defend and set $30 million limit on use of reserve funds

ST. SIMONS ISLAND – UGA’s administration spent a good deal of time Thursday explaining and defending its policy on its reserve funds, while setting a hard limit of $30 million on how much of it could be spent. The occasion was the annual spring meeting of the Athletic Board, and for around 40 minutes school […] The post UGA administrators defend and set $30 million limit on use of reserve funds appeared first on DawgNation.
20 hours ago
5-star Tyreke Johnson: ‘The staff knows how I feel’ about UGA

5-star Tyreke Johnson: ‘The staff knows how I feel’ about UGA

Want a daily lap through Georgia football recruiting? That’s what the Intel will bring at least five days a week. We’ll cover the news and which way a 5-star like Tyreke Johnson might lean plus add some perspective to help fans figure out what it all means. _______________________________________________ Tyreke Johnson will make another trip to […] The post 5-star Tyreke Johnson: ‘The staff knows how I feel’ about UGA appeared first on DawgNation.
21 hours ago
Georgia football: Bulldogs have one of the most talented rosters in college football

Georgia football: Bulldogs have one of the most talented rosters in college football

Welcome to your one-stop shop for Georgia football news and takes every Monday through Friday. According to one set of rankings, the Bulldogs can’t use lack of talent as an excuse for another lackluster season. Georgia football’s roster is stacked with talent Add another reason for some optimism — as well as another reason for heightened expectation […] The post Georgia football: Bulldogs have one of the most talented rosters in college football appeared first on DawgNation.
May 25, 2017
Heat is up on UGA’s baseball coach — and its AD

Heat is up on UGA’s baseball coach — and its AD

ATHENS – I don’t know, maybe Greg McGarity doesn’t fire baseball coach Scott Stricklin. Maybe the Georgia athletic director brings him back for one of the two years left on his contract. Even though doing that is pretty much a death knell in recruiting, I’m not sure how in the world McGarity could justify an […] The post Heat is up on UGA’s baseball coach — and its AD appeared first on DawgNation.
May 24, 2017
‘Campus carry’ law will allow licensed guns at on-campus Georgia tailgating

‘Campus carry’ law will allow licensed guns at on-campus Georgia tailgating

Grab the burgers, the beers, the buns … and the gun. The “campus carry” legislation in Georgia will be enacted on July 1 and will permit residents licensed to carry a handgun to bring them to tailgates at public universities in the state. While concealed weapons won’t be allowed inside athletics events, guns will be […] The post ‘Campus carry’ law will allow licensed guns at on-campus Georgia tailgating appeared first on DawgNation.
May 24, 2017
Georgia football podcast: Analyst says UGA ‘sits in very good position’ with 4-star OL Trey Hill

Georgia football podcast: Analyst says UGA ‘sits in very good position’ with 4-star OL Trey Hill

Georgia football is the No. 1 topic every day on DawgNation Daily — the daily podcast for Georgia Bulldogs fans. Catch up on everything happening with UGA athletics with host Brandon Adams and the cast of DawgNation experts as they discuss UGA coach Kirby Smart’s quest to return the Bulldogs to the top of the […] The post Georgia football podcast: Analyst says UGA ‘sits in very good position’ with 4-star OL Trey Hill appeared first on DawgNation.
May 24, 2017
UGA recruiting: Christopher and Myles Hinton are already among the state’s elite

UGA recruiting: Christopher and Myles Hinton are already among the state’s elite

Want a daily lap through Georgia football recruiting? That’s what the Intel will bring at least five days a week. We’ll cover the news and which way a pair of elite trench monsters like Christopher and Myles Hinton might lean plus add some perspective to help fans figure out what it all means. _______________________________________________________ This […] The post UGA recruiting: Christopher and Myles Hinton are already among the state’s elite appeared first on DawgNation.