Georgia Southern announced Tuesday that WBMZ 103.7 The Boomer will serve as the flagship station for the Georgia Southern Radio Network for the upcoming 2011-12 season. The station is owned and operated by Radio Metter, Inc., and will start airing the preseason edition of "Inside Georgia Southern Football" with coach Jeff Monken in late August.
AUGUSTA - A green jacket that belonged to Masters Tournament co-founder Bobby Jones will be up for auction next month, and auction officials say they expect it to go for more than $100,000.
ATLANTA - Alabama and Virginia Tech will open the 2013 college football season in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff game in Atlanta.
OMAHA, Neb. - The NCAA Division I home run leader, Victor Roache, donned the Georgia Southern baseball uniform once more and reached the finals of the second annual TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby.
Five years ago, Chris Blair attained his lifelong dream of becoming a play-by-play voice.
HAMPTON - Chad Ochocinco has turned to NASCAR in his ongoing search for thrills away from the football field.
ATLANTA - Georgia's athletic department has contacted the NCAA and the Southeastern Conference regarding the eligibility of football player Jarvis Jones and incoming basketball player Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - The owner of the Los Angeles Dodgers won a reprieve in bankruptcy court Tuesday to maintain day-to-day operations, while Major League Baseball considered seizing control of the cash-strapped ballclub.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The day began with the NFL commissioner and the players' association head starting another round of talks, this one set to run through Friday, aimed at ending a lockout that is now in its fourth month.
SEATTLE (AP) - Tommy Hanson wasn't all that interested in talking about his return from the disabled list.
RALEIGH, N.C. - Lorenzo Charles always knew how to deliver.
Georgia football continued to garner more preseason honors as the College Football Performance Awards and the Blue Ribbon College Football Yearbook released their preseason teams and watch lists.
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - Walking away from Centre Court, Oracene Price - mother and sometimes-coach to Serena and Venus Williams - shook her head after watching one daughter lose at Wimbledon, then the other.
SEATTLE (AP) - Freddie Freeman saw first-pitch fastballs in his first two at-bats Monday night.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Just hours after Major League Baseball objected to the bankruptcy filing by the Los Angeles Dodgers, accusing team owner Frank McCourt of siphoning off more than $100 million in club revenue and driving the Dodgers into a liquidity crisis, a Delaware judge on Tuesday granted several routine motions that will allow the team to continue operations.