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Incoming Athletic Director speaks about vacant men’s basketball coaching position

Amanda Arnold

March 24, 2020

Incoming Georgia Southern Athletic Director Jared Benko reports that GS is working diligently on their search for a head coach for the men’s basketball program.“We’ve had a ton of interest...in this position,” Benko said ...

Georgia Southern Head Coach Mark Byington resigns in favor of James Madison

Amanda Arnold and Elijah Jackson

March 20, 2020

On Friday, Mark Byington resigned as Head Coach of the men’s basketball program in favor of James Madison University after seven years at Georgia Southern.“We want to thank Mark for his seven years of service to Georgia Southern...

Men’s basketball routs Troy at home

Amanda Arnold

January 30, 2020

After a disappointing loss to rival Georgia State, the Georgia Southern men’s basketball team defeated Troy, 86-57, in a commanding fashion at home on Thursday.“We kind of took a bad loss on Saturday,” senior forward Isa...

Returning from injury, Ike Smith using experience to his advantage

Amanda Arnold

November 5, 2019

Ike Smith’s worst nightmare came to life last season when he went down with a back injury in the tenth game of his senior campaign. This season is all about health and redemption for the 6-foot-4 guard.The extent of his inj...

Former Georgia Southern forward starts pro career overseas

Amanda Arnold

October 2, 2019

Former Georgia Southern forward Montae Glenn has not had the stereotypical post-grad life. He has begun his professional basketball career overseas in the Latvian-Estonian Basketball League, after leaving a dent in the GS basketb...

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