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Oxford College women’s soccer team vaults to top of ranking in NJCAA DIII Poll

With Oxford College’s 2-0 win over Andrew College, the Lady Eagles increased their win total to 9-0 on the season. As a result of the unbeaten streak, Oxford vaulted to a unanimous No.1 pick in this week’s NJCAA National Poll.

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SEC, playoff implications on the line in Saturday’s matchup

Georgia head coach Mark Richt has tried all week to quell the buildup, but there is no denying plenty is on the line when his sixth-ranked Bulldogs host No. 13 Alabama on Saturday in an early-season showdown full of SEC and playoff implications.

Tide ready to roll into SEC road test at Georgia

When Alabama coach Nick Saban looks at Georgia, he sees similarities to some of his teams.

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Tech regroups after embarrasing loss to Norte Dame

Georgia Tech looked like one of the best teams in the country and a legitimate contender for an ACC title and a chance at the national championship playoff through the first two weeks of the season. The 20th-ranked Yellow Jackets will try to find that form again after crashing back to earth in a big way when they kickoff on the road at noon against Duke on Saturday.

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Top 25 roundup: Ole Miss hangs on, stuns ‘Bama

Ohio State linebacker Darron Lee returned an interception 41 yards for a touchdown late in the third quarter to spark the struggling top-ranked Buckeyes to a 20-13 win over Northern Illinois on Saturday.

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Newly named Gamecocks quarterback gets start against tough Georgia defense

There will be plenty of attention on quarterback play when eighth-ranked Georgia hosts South Carolina on Saturday, but at least the Bulldogs have their starter still on the field. South Carolina lost Connor Mitch to a sprained right shoulder during last week’s 26-22 upset loss to Kentucky, thrusting Perry Orth into the first significant game action of the junior’s career.

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Tulane not threatened by Tech’s triple option

Georgia Tech has not adopted the recent college trends of spread offenses and passing all over the field, but that doesn’t mean they’re not putting up points.

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Georgia Tech freshmen up to early challenges

Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson was pleased with the effort of the eight freshmen who played in Saturday’s opener.

Ohio State No. 1, record 10 SEC teams in Top 25 with UGA at No. 10

Ohio State remains the unanimous No. 1 team in the nation, but the latest college football poll from the Associated Press is heavily populated by another conference.

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Mercedes-Benz Stadium to host SEC Football championship games through 2026

The Georgia Dome has hosted the SEC Championship Game for 21 years beginning in 1994, with capacity crowds in the last 19 consecutive years.

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Bulldogs finish strong after slow start

With all the talk about the Bulldogs offense it took the defense and special teams to get the offense rolling in Georgia’s 51-14 win over the University of Louisiana-Monroe in their season opener at Sanford Stadium on Saturday.

Chubb looking from big things from Chubb, Lambert in opener

Georgia turns to Nick Chubb to continue its tradition of star running backs, but who plays quarterback is less certain as the ninth-ranked Bulldogs entering Saturday’s noon kickoff season opener at home against ULM.

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Georgia Tech rolls over Alcorn State in opener

It was uncertain how the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets would fare replacing their two most productive running backs from last year’s Orange Bowl championship team.

Tech looks to get rushing game off to quick start against Alcorn State

There is little mystery surrounding how Georgia Tech plans to succeed in 2015, and as the Yellow Jackets kick off the season at home Thursday against Alcorn State, their high-powered rushing attack is ready for another huge year.

Playoff potential realistic for UGA, but who’s the QB?

With only one week left before the the table is set for ninth-ranked Georgia’s season-opening pregame meal, head coach Mark Richt still wasn’t positive which quarterback would take the first snap for the Bulldogs on Sept. 5.


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