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Georgia quarterback JT Daniels looks for a play call from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

No. 11 Georgia hopes to avoid upset against 0-8 Vanderbilt

Dec. 3, 2020 5:08 PM EST

Vanderbilt (0-8, 0-8 SEC) at No. 11 Georgia (6-2, 6-2 SEC, No. 8 CFP), Saturday at 4 p.m. EST (SEC Network). Line: Georgia by 35 1/2. Series record: Georgia leads 58-20-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Georgia will try to protect its hopes for a New Year’s Six bowl game. Vanderbilt will be playing for its first...

Vanderbilt place kicker Sarah Fuller (32) gets a fist-bump from Missouri head coach Eliah Drinkwitz after warming up before an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

No. 11 Georgia faces winless Vandy, Fuller in home finale

Dec. 3, 2020 3:08 PM EST

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Senior day is packed with uncertainty for No. 11 Georgia as it prepares to play its final home game of 2020. On the other sideline, the big question for winless Vanderbilt: Will Sarah Fuller get a chance to put up some points? Saturday could mark the farewell for wide receiver Demetris...

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Georgia athletics director Greg McGarity speaks during a dedication ceremony for the university's new indoor athletic training facility in Athens, Ga. McGarity is retiring after 10 years leading Georgia's athletic department. The 66-year-old McGarity says his retirement will begin on December 31.   (John Roark/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)

Josh Brooks hopes to remove interim from Georgia AD title

Dec. 3, 2020 1:09 PM EST

Josh Brooks is getting a shot as Georgia’s interim athletic director. He hopes it will become a permanent job. The 40-year-old Brooks is set to take over one of the nation's most successful athletic programs on Jan. 1 after the retirement of Greg McGarity, who guided the department for the past decade....

FILE - In this Feb. 14, 2017, file photo, Georgia athletics director Greg McGarity speaks during a dedication ceremony for the university's new indoor athletic training facility in Athens, Ga. McGarity is retiring after 10 years leading Georgia's athletic department. The 66-year-old McGarity says his retirement will begin on December 31.   (John Roark/Athens Banner-Herald via AP)

Georgia athletic director McGarity to retire at end of year

Nov. 30, 2020 4:51 PM EST

Greg McGarity is retiring after 10 years as Georgia's athletic director. The 66-year-old McGarity said Monday his retirement will begin Dec 31. He served a variety of roles in two stints at Georgia, his alma mater, covering 25 years. He also is a former administrator at Florida from 1992 to 2010. During his time...

FILE - In this Nov. 7, 2020, file photo, Georgia quarterback D'Wan Mathis looks on from the bench after throwing an interception in the final seconds of an NCAA college football game against Florida in Jacksonville, Fla. Mathis, who opened the season as No. 11 Georgia's starter before losing his job, has entered the NCAA transfer portal. Coach Kirby Smart confirmed the transfer decision by Mathis on Monday, Nov. 30, 2020, as the Bulldogs opened practice for Saturday's visit from Vanderbilt.
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Georgia's D'Wan Mathis to transfer after losing starting job

Nov. 30, 2020 3:39 PM EST

Quarterback D’Wan Mathis, who opened the season as No. 11 Georgia’s starter, has entered the NCAA transfer portal. Coach Kirby Smart said Monday he wanted Mathis, a redshirt freshman, to continue his career at Georgia, where JT Daniels has emerged as the starter. “I am excited to see his...

Georgia wide receiver Arian Smith (11) scores a touchdown during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against South Carolina on Saturday, Nov. 28, 2020, in Columbia, S.C. Georgia won 45-16. (AP Photo/Sean Rayford)

No. 13 Georgia runs all over South Carolina in 45-16 victory

Nov. 28, 2020 11:48 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — No. 13 Georgia's 45-16 win over South Carolina was the Bulldogs' biggest victory of this strange season on the scoreboard. But Georgia coach Kirby Smart wasn't sure had its best game Saturday night, with the Gamecocks missing more than two dozen players and offering little resistance....

In this image provided by Vanderbilt Athletics, Vanderbilt kicker Sarah Fuller, right, slaps hands with a teammate during NCAA college football practice, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, in Nashville, Tenn. Fuller, a goalkeeper on the Commodores' women's soccer team, will don a football uniform on Vanderbilt's sideline and she is poised to become the first woman to play in a Power 5 game when the Commodores take on Missouri.  (Vanderbilt Athletics via AP)

Column: Sports hanging by the thread of the almighty dollar

Nov. 27, 2020 7:40 PM EST

The games will go on, hanging by the thread of the almighty dollar. Even as the coronavirus rages out of control over wide swaths of the country, and some facets of society are beginning to shut down again in hopes of stemming the deadly tide, there are no plans to shutter sports like they did back in March. Too...

Georgia quarterback JT Daniels looks for a play call from the sideline during the first half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

No. 13 Georgia, Daniels look to build on debut vs. Gamecocks

Nov. 27, 2020 1:21 PM EST

No. 13 Georgia (5-2, 5-2 SEC, No. 9 CFP) at South Carolina (2-6, 2-6), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EST (SEC Network). Line: Georgia by 21 1/2. Series record: Georgia leads 51-19-2. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Georgia is trying to stay in range of a New Year’s Six bowl game if one-loss SEC teams ahead of it like...

Georgia linebacker Azeez Ojulari (13) celebrates with teammates after a sack during the second half of the team's NCAA college football game against Mississippi State, Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Georgia's Smart, SC's Bobo share roots, college, friendship

Nov. 27, 2020 11:08 AM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Georgia coach Kirby Smart has gone from matching up at South Carolina with one close friend in Will Muschamp to another in Mike Bobo. The three men were teammates at Georgia in the 1990s and have remained close throughout their college coaching careers. Smart had won three of four...

Mississippi State head coach Mike Leach, left, confers with quarterback Will Rogers (2), right, while assistants listen during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Vanderbilt in Starkville, Miss., Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Egg Bowl: It's Kiffin vs Leach in more than a passing fancy

Nov. 27, 2020 10:49 AM EST

Mike Leach and Lane Kiffin have brought sound bites and plenty of passing to Mississippi State and Mississippi, if not yet wins. But the two outspoken new Southeastern Conference coaches with impressive offensive pedigrees finally get to match wits — and talent — in Saturday's Egg Bowl, which was...