It has been quite the offseason for former Valdosta and Auburn standout linebacker Zakoby McClain, he saw an invite to the NFL combine and he has been steadily getting ready, hoping to hear his name called during draft weekend.
The Lady Rams from Albany State are doing just that as they punch their ticket to the final four inside the SIAC Tournament. The Lady Rams took down Lane College 68-57 in the elite eight in the conference tournament to advance to the semi-finals.
University of Georgia Associate Head Coach and Offensive Line Coach Matt Luke is stepping down from his position to spend more time with family, according to an announcement Monday by UGA Head Coach Kirby Smart.
Valdosta State’s Athletic Director Herb Reinhard said, “You probably could’ve knocked me over with a feather. None of us saw this coming.” following his conversation with now-former head football coach Gary Goff when he told him he was leaving for McNeese State.
Behind a career-high 153 yards rushing by Valdosta State junior quarterback Ivory Durham and 318 yards rushing as a team, the No. 5 Blazers held off a furious fourth quarter rally by No. 9 Colorado School of Mines for a 34-31 victory in the NCAA Division II National Semifinal.
After securing the east division in the SIAC, the Rams look to win the conference title for the first time since 2013. But to do that they’ll have to go through the team that’s defeated them the last two tries.
The Albany State Golden Rams continue to prove each week why they’re one of the top teams inside the SIAC. Undefeated in conference play through 6 games and the Rams look to keep it that way as they host Savannah State.
The fall season for softball is wrapping up for Georgia Tech and Georgia Southern this weekend. And for both teams, it’ll end on a neutral site. For the first ever time Adel will play host to the Yellow Jackets and Eagles.