No. 1 Georgia squares off with history, Georgia Tech

No. 1 Georgia can write another chapter in a historic stretch of college football dominance by winning the Governor’s Cup in Atlanta on Saturday. The Bulldogs, back-to-back champions on a 28-game winning streak and massive favorites at Georgia Tech, can propel the program to the top of Southeastern Conference annals with a 29th consecutive win. Only Alabama, twice winners of 28 games in a row, has equaled Georgia’s current run of success. Georgia Tech (6-5)

Providence hopes to get back on winning track vs. Georgia

Providence will be asked to respond to adversity for the first time under coach Kim English on Sunday when it plays Georgia in the third-place game of the Baha Mar Hoops Bahamas Championship in Nassau, Bahamas. The Friars (3-1) took their first loss of the English era on Friday, falling 73-70 to Kansas State in overtime. Devin Carter missed a layup as time expired in regulation, and Providence surrendered the first five points of the

Georgia aims for upset of No. 12 Miami in Bahamas

The Georgia men’s basketball team seems lost in the shadow of the school’s powerhouse football squad. On Friday afternoon in Nassau, Bahamas, the Bulldogs (2-1) will try to earn some headlines of their own when they oppose the 12th-ranked Miami Hurricanes (3-0) in the first round of the Baha Mar Hoops Bahamas Championship. Mike White, who is in his second season coaching Georgia, has just one returning starter, forward Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe, who is averaging three

History at stake as No. 1 Georgia visits No. 18 Tennessee

No. 1 Georgia will try to make history when it visits No. 18 Tennessee in a Southeastern Conference showdown on Saturday afternoon in Knoxville, Tenn. Georgia (10-0, 7-0) has won a school-record 27 consecutive games since the end of the 2021 campaign. A win this weekend would move the Bulldogs into a tie for the longest winning streak in SEC history, joining Alabama from 1978-80 and 1991-93. This week, the Bulldogs also jumped Ohio State

Georgia, NC Central match up following tough early games

After a pair of steep challenges to open the season, Georgia will settle into a meeting at home Sunday against North Carolina Central. The Bulldogs (1-1) opened their schedule with an 81-72 defeat to Oregon on a neutral court Wednesday at Las Vegas. On Friday, they played their home opener and earned a hard-fought 80-77 victory over Wake Forest. Noah Thompson scored 21 points for the Bulldogs in the win, while Jabri Abdur-Rahim added 17

No. 9 Ole Miss angling for SEC-shifting upset at No. 2 Georgia

No. 2 Georgia can clinch the Southeastern Conference East division title by defeating No. 9 Ole Miss on Saturday night in Athens, Ga. A victory also would keep the Bulldogs (9-0, 6-0 SEC) on track to play for a third consecutive national championship. “Every win in the SEC is critical,” Georgia coach Kirby Smart said. “It’s critical for them. They’re in the hunt. They’re in the hunt for the West, they’re in the hunt for

Georgia eyes first ’23 win, revenge against Wake

Wake Forest and Georgia had different results but similar fallouts to begin the season. Seeing what adjustments have been made might signal which team is happier after their game Friday night in Athens, Ga. Georgia fell 82-71 to Oregon in Las Vegas in Monday’s opener. Wake Forest overcame a 21-point deficit to defeat visiting Elon 101-78 on the same night. “We’re trying to build something and we’ve got to do a better job,” Georgia coach

No. 2 Georgia aims to stave off upset bid by No. 12 Missouri

Last season Georgia had to rally from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to fend off upset-minded Missouri 26-22 and stay on its national title track. The Tigers (7-1, 3-1 Southeastern Conference) will take another run at upending the Bulldogs (8-0, 5-0) on Saturday in a game with postseason implications at Athens, Ga. Georgia is ranked No. 2 in the initial College Football Playoff rankings, behind Ohio State, while SEC East rival Missouri is ranked No. 12

QB Graham Mertz, Florida set for close-up with No. 1 Georgia

Graham Mertz and Florida will find out if they’ve hit their stride Saturday when the Gators and No. 1 Georgia square off in Jacksonville, Fla. Mertz has the attention of the Bulldogs after posting huge numbers in each of the past two games to climb to third in the nation in completion percentage at 76.2 percent. Georgia coach Kirby Smart said no quarterback in the country is playing better than Mertz over the past two