7:46 AM EST, Mon March 02, 2015
Athens Banner-Herald

Frazier latest Bulldog sidelined by injuries

Georgia will be without starting guard J.J. Frazier Tuesday night against South Carolina due to injuries sustained Saturday against Auburn. Frazier, the Bulldogs’ second leading scorer in SEC play at 11.5 points per game, sustained a concussion and a fracture to his orbital bone in his face in the second half. “Tough news for J.J. because he’s been a big part of our team,” coach Mark Fox said Monday night on his radio show. “It’s just a rough sport and he just got an elbow to the face. No other way to describe it.” read more

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Thornton’s return steadies Bulldogs in needed win over Volunteers

Yante Maten could empathize with fellow Georgia forward Marcus Thornton. If anybody knew what Thornton would go through while trying to recover from a concussion, it was Maten. Earlier this season, Maten suffered a concussion after being hit by a car on campus and like Thornton, couldn’t practice or travel with the team on a […]


Bulldogs need their stars back, from injury and otherwise

Georgia needs Marcus Thornton back as soon as possible, but it would also help to get back to getting strong games from Charles Mann and Kenny Gaines.

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Georgia heads to No. 1 Kentucky without injured Thornton

Georgia’s daunting task of trying to hang with top-ranked and unbeaten Kentucky in Rupp Arena on Tuesday night now looks even more bleak. The Bulldogs will be missing post player and leading scorer Marcus Thornton for the second straight game due to a concussion, the team announced Monday afternoon. Thornton won’t make the trip for […]

Florida Times-Union

Georgia coach Mark Richt says RB Todd Gurley plans to enter NFL draft

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Georgia running back Todd Gurley has informed coach Mark Richt that he plans to enter the NFL draft. Richt said after practice Friday for the Belk Bowl that Gurley won't return for his senior season. The 13th-ranked Bulldogs face No. 20 Louisville on Tuesday. The news doesn't come as a huge surprise. Gurley was a preseason Heisman Trophy candidate and got off to a strong start, but a four-game suspension and a knee injury derailed a promising season. Richt said Gurley's rehabilitation is going well and his spirits are high. read more