2012-13 News Releases

August 6, 2013
Georgia College Athletics Puts 96 on PBC Presidential Honor Roll
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 96 Georgia College student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2012-13 academic year.

July 30, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Signs Clifton
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers announced the signing of Will Clifton Tuesday.

July 9, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Inks Freshman Big Man
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers announced the signing of Trey Archambeau Tuesday.

July 9, 2013
Bobcat Men’s Hoops Adds Gallagher to Staff
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers have added David Gallagher to the coaching staff as an assistant coach.

July 8, 2013
GC Basketball to Host Boys Individual Camp Starting Friday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – A few spot still remain for the Georgia College Basketball Boys Individual Camp set to begin Friday, July 12. For registration information, visit www.GCSportsCamps.com .

June 27, 2013
Bobcat Hoops Signs Freshman Forward
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers announced the signing of Kelvin Nwanze Thursday.

June 26, 2013
Bobcat Basketball Inks Archer High Grad
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers announced the signing of Bryan Hamlet Wednesday.

June 17, 2013
Bobcat Basketball Adds Bama JuCo Wing
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers announced the signing of Jeremy Newsome Monday.

May 30, 2013
Bobcat Men’s Basketball Adds Yellowhammer State JuCo Player
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball program and head coach Terry Sellers have announced the signing of Larrentis Thomas.

April 23, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Earns PBC Sportsmanship Award
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Team Sportsmanship Awards for basketball Tuesday, with the Georgia College men’s basketball team taking home the honor.

March 6, 2013
Ferguson Named All-PBC Third Team
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released its All-PBC men’s basketball teams Tuesday, with Georgia College senior forward Scott Ferguson (Roswell, Ga.) earning a spot on the third team.

March 4, 2013
Georgia College Basketball Visits Early Learning Center for Dr. Seuss’ Birthday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. - Members from the Georgia College men’s and women’s basketball teams recently visited The Early Learning Center to read to pre-school children for Dr. Seuss’ Birthday.

March 2, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Falls to Armstrong in Season Finale, 73-68
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The season came to a close for Georgia College men’s basketball (9-17, 5-14 PBC) but not without a fight Saturday, as the Bobcats lost to Armstrong (15-11, 11-8 PBC) 73-68 in overtime at the Centennial Center.

February 28, 2013
Bobcat Men Take Final Road Game of Season in 56-54 Thriller
GREENWOOD, S.C. – Senior forward Scott Ferguson (Roswell, Ga.) had 26 points, including three crucial late threes to seal a win for Georgia College men’s basketball (9-16, 5-13 PBC) 56-54 at Lander University (8-17, 3-15 PBC) Thursday.

February 27, 2013
GC Men's Basketball Takes on Final Road Game at Lander Thursday
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-16, 4-13 PBC) hits the road for the final time during the 2012-13 season, taking on Lander University (8-16, 3-14 PBC) Thursday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. The Bobcats are 1-10 on the road and 1-6 on Thursdays this season. Catch the action on the HomeTeam 102.3FM or 1450AM from GC Hall of Famer Scott MacLeod and sports information assistant Trevor Kuss.

February 23, 2013
Bobcat Men Drop Homecoming Game, 66-52
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-16, 4-13 PBC) dropped its Annual Homecoming Game 66-52 to division-leading University of Montevallo (17-8, 13-5 PBC) Saturday night.

February 22, 2013
Bobcats Host Montevallo for Homecoming Saturday
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-15, 4-12 PBC) returns to the Centennial Center to host the Annual Homecoming Game, taking on the University of Montevallo (16-8, 12-5 PBC) Saturday, Feb. 23 at 5:30 p.m. The Bobcats are 5-4 at home and 3-6 on Saturdays this season. Catch the action on Ustream and the HomeTeam 102.3FM or 1450AM from GC Hall of Famer Scott MacLeod and sports information assistant Trevor Kuss.

February 18, 2013
“Meet the Bobcats Night” Set for Tuesday at World of Wings
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College department of athletics is set for a special edition of “Meet the Bobcats Night” and The Prowl radio show live from World of Wings in Sanford Hall Tuesday, Feb. 19 beginning at 5 p.m.

February 16, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Falls in Heartbreaker, 72-69
COLUMBUS, Ga. – In a tight ballgame that never reached more than a 10-point lead for either team, Georgia College men’s basketball (8-15, 4-12 PBC) lost 72-69 at Columbus State University (12-12, 7-10 PBC) Saturday.

February 14, 2013
Bobcat Men’s Hoops Edged by Clayton State, 66-62
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – A second half rally fell just short, as the Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-14, 4-11 PBC) dropped a crucial Peach Belt Conference (PBC) battle to Clayton State University (12-11, 8-8 PBC) 66-62 Thursday in the Centennial Center.

February 9, 2013
Bobcat Men’s Hoops Drops 70-52 Decision at Georgia Southwestern
AMERICUS, Ga. – A rough first half set the tone as the Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-13, 4-10 PBC) lost 70-52 at Georgia Southwestern State University (11-11, 7-8 PBC) Saturday night. Georgia College trailed 30-17 after the first 20 minutes.

February 7, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Drops Divisional Battle at Montevallo, 69-49
MONTEVALLO, Ala. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-12, 4-9 PBC) dropped a road contest Thursday night at the University of Montevallo (15-6, 11-3 PBC) by a 69-49 score.

February 2, 2013
Bobcat Men Take Down Columbus State, 59-51
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – With an outstanding defensive effort, the Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-11, 4-8 PBC) beat Peach Belt Conference (PBC) West Division rival Columbus State University (10-10, 5-8 PBC) 59-51 Saturday in the Centennial Center.

January 31, 2013
Late Surge Downs Bobcat Men at Clayton State, 65-59
MORROW, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (7-11, 3-8 PBC) controlled the much of the game Thursday night, but fell prey to a late run by Clayton State University (9-10, 5-7 PBC) in a 65-59 Bobcat loss.

January 27, 2013
Bobcat Men Upset Young Harris, 67-65
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – In a game that went right down to the wire, the Georgia College men’s basketball team (7-10, 3-7 PBC) edged the top team in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) in Young Harris College (13-4, 8-2 PBC) 67-65 Sunday at the Centennial Center.

January 25, 2013
GC Basketball Moves Doubleheader to Sunday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College basketball doubleheader against Young Harris College originally set for Saturday, Jan. 26 at 1:30 p.m. has been moved to Sunday, Jan. 27 at 1:30 p.m. due to inclement weather causing travel concerns for the Mountain Lions.

January 24, 2013
GC Athletics Announces Staff Council Day Saturday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College basketball doubleheader set for Saturday, Jan. 26 at 1:30 p.m. will now play host to Staff Council Day, honoring the faculty and staff at Georgia College.

January 24, 2013
Upset Bid Falls Short for Bobcat Men, 87-70
AIKEN, S.C. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-10, 2-7 PBC) lost a Peach Belt Conference (PBC) crossover battle Thursday night at USC Aiken (11-5, 7-2 PBC) 87-70.

January 22, 2013
Bobcats to host “Play for Abe” Day Jan. 26
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College women’s and men’s basketball teams will host its “Play for Abe” game Saturday, Jan. 26 at the Centennial Center when the Bobcats take on Young Harris College.

January 21, 2013
GC Men’s Basketball Drops Battle of the Cats III at ASU, 69-44
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-9, 2-6 PBC) spotted Augusta State University (9-5, 5-3 PBC) a 20-point lead to start the third edition of the Battle of the Cats rivalry game, battling throughout to fall 69-44 Monday night.

January 19, 2013
Bobcats Travel for Battle of the Cats III Monday
It’s the third edition of Battle of the Cats, as the Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-8, 2-5 PBC) travels to Augusta State University (8-4, 4-2 PBC) for Peach Belt Conference (PBC) crossover action Monday, Jan. 21 at 7:30 p.m. GC Athletics Hall of Famer Scott MacLeod and sports information assistant Trevor Kuss will bring you the action from Christenberry Fieldhouse.

January 17, 2013
Bobcat Men Drop 67-57 Matchup to North Georgia
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-8, 2-5 PBC) dropped a 67-57 game to the University of North Georgia (9-4, 4-2 PBC) Thursday night in the Centennial Center.

January 16, 2013
Saintly Revenge - GC Men's Basketball Hosts North Georgia Thursday
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-7, 2-4 PBC) looks for a measure of revenge in Peach Belt Conference (PBC) action at home Thursday, Jan. 17 at 7:30 p.m. against North Georgia (8-4, 3-2 PBC). The Thunder Crew student spirit group is sponsoring a White-Out, encouraging fans to dress in white, while the game will also host the Apparel Ink T-Shirt Upgrade; with free GC spirit shirts for all who trade in a shirt from another university. GC Athletics Hall of Famer Scott MacLeod and student broadcaster Andrew Gahwiler will bring you the action from the Centennial Center.

January 14, 2013
GC Basketball Set for White Out and Apparel Ink T-Shirt Upgrade Thursday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Apparel Ink T-Shirt Upgrade will hit the Centennial Center for Thursday’s basketball doubleheader, linking up with Thunder Crew’s “White-Out” promotion.

January 12, 2013
Second Half Surge Downs GC Men’s Basketball, 75-65
YOUNG HARRIS, Ga. – Upended by a 34-47 second half, the Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-7, 2-4 PBC) lost its first ever meeting at Young Harris College (9-3, 4-1 PBC) 75-65 Saturday.

January 10, 2013
Bobcat Men Fall in Nail-Biter, 60-58
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-6, 2-3 PBC) lost a tight battle with Flagler College (5-7, 1-4 PBC) 60-58 in the Centennial Center Thursday night.

January 7, 2013
New Look for Centennial Center
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – With a few home dates under their belts this season, the Georgia College basketball teams have been able to showcase a new look to the Centennial Center hardwood, as Georgia College athletics recently completed a repaint of the main floor.

January 7, 2013
Thunder Crew to Sponsor America Day for GC Basketball Thursday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Thunder Crew, Georgia College’s student spirit group, is set to host “America Day” Thursday, Jan. 10 for the GC basketball doubleheader against Flagler College at the Centennial Center.

January 5, 2013
Bobcat Men Upended at North Georgia, 82-63
DAHLONEGA, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-5, 2-2 PBC) dropped its first road Peach Belt Conference (PBC) contest of the season Saturday, falling 82-63 at North Georgia (8-2, 3-0 PBC).

January 4, 2013
Weekend Road Trip - Bobcats Travel to North Georgia Saturday
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-4, 2-1 PBC) goes for three Peach Belt Conference (PBC) wins in a row Saturday, Jan. 5 at 3:30 p.m. traveling to North Georgia (7-2, 2-0 PBC). The Bobcats own a 1-1 record on the road this season, and 2-2 record so far on Saturdays. This will serve as the first road conference matchup this season, and the second PBC West matchup of the year.

January 3, 2013
Ferguson’s Career Night Powers Bobcats past UNCP, 63-61
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – A Scott Ferguson (Roswell, Ga.) three-point play with five ticks left capped an amazing night for the senior and gave Georgia College men’s basketball (6-4, 2-1 PBC) a 63-61 victory over UNC Pembroke (8-5, 1-2 PBC) Thursday night in the Centennial Center.

January 2, 2013
Bobcats vs. Braves to Start New Year - Media Notes
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (5-4, 1-1 PBC) returns to Peach Belt Conference (PBC) play at home Thursday, Jan. 3 at 7:30 p.m. against UNC Pembroke (8-4, 1-1 PBC). The Bobcats completed the non-conference portion of their schedule at 4-3, and own a 2-1 record at home so far this season.

December 29, 2012
GC Men’s Hoops Falls to Southern Wesleyan in Buzzer-Beater, 76-74
GREENWOOD, S.C. - The Georgia College men's basketball team (5-4) lost 76-74 by a buzzer-beater to Southern Wesleyan University (5-5) Saturday in day two of the Bearcat Holiday Classic hosted by Lander University.

December 28, 2012
Bobcat Men Come From Behind in 75-71 Win
GREENWOOD, S.C. – Trailing until the 3:50 mark in the second half, the Georgia College men’s basketball team (5-3) didn’t quit, stealing away a 75-71 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne University (7-1) Friday, kicking off the Bearcat Holiday Classic at Lander University.

December 15, 2012
GC Men’s Hoops Fells Francis Marion, 94-82
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (4-3, 1-1 PBC) put up the most points of their young season Saturday, defeating Francis Marion University (4-2, 0-1 PBC) 94-82 in the Centennial Center.

December 14, 2012
High-Powered Patriots - GC Men's Basketball Hosts Francis Marion
The Bobcats (3-3, 0-1 PBC) look for their first Peach Belt Conference victory of the season hosting Francis Marion University (4-1, 0-0 PBC) Saturday, Dec. 15 at 3:30 p.m. The game will serve as Creekside PTA Day, as Bobcat Athletics will donate half of ticket purchases to The Creekside Elementary School PTA.

December 12, 2012
Ferguson Takes Second-Straight Bobcat Athlete of the Week
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior forward Scott Ferguson (Roswell, Ga.) of the Georgia College men’s basketball team (3-3, 0-1 PBC) was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending Dec. 9. This marks the second straight award-winning week for Ferguson.

December 11, 2012
Bobcat Men Drop Conference Opener, 63-59
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (3-3, 0-1 PBC) dropped its Peach Belt Conference (PBC) opener Tuesday in the Centennial Center to Georgia Southwestern State University (5-2, 1-0 PBC) in a defensive battle, 63-59

December 10, 2012
Peach Belt Opener - GC Men's Basketball to Host GSW Hurricanes Tuesday
The Bobcats (3-2) host Georgia Southwestern State University (4-2, 0-0 PBC) to kick off the Peach Belt Conference season for both teams Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. The game will serve as Faculty and Staff Night, offering free admission to all faculty and staff and family members.

December 8, 2012
Bobcat Men Fall Short at Anderson, 69-63
ANDERSON, S.C. – Despite a double-double from senior Scott Ferguson (Roswell, Ga.) the Georgia College men’s basketball team (3-2) dropped a 69-63 game at Anderson University (6-1) Saturday.

December 6, 2012
Scott Ferguson Athlete of the Week Interview

December 4, 2012
Bobcat Basketball to Host Faculty and Staff Night Dec. 11
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College department of athletics is proud to announce Faculty and Staff Night at doubleheader basketball action set for Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 5:30 p.m. in the Centennial Center.

December 4, 2012
Ferguson Named Bobcat Athlete of the Week
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior forward Scott Ferguson (Roswell, Ga.) of the Georgia College men’s basketball team (3-1) was named Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending Dec. 2.

December 3, 2012
Eleven Bobcat Student-Athletes Honored at Georgia College Scholarship Banquet
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College recently held its annual scholarship awards banquet, with 11 Bobcat student-athletes pulling in the athletic department’s annual endowed scholarships.

November 28, 2012
GC Men’s Basketball Tops Clark Atlanta, 61-53
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (3-1) won its home opener for the seventh-straight season Wednesday night, taking down Clark Atlanta University (0-4) 61-53 at the Centennial Center.

November 20, 2012
Bobcat Men Trail Early but Fight Back, Win 75-73 in Overtime
ATLANTA. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (2-1) trailed by as many as 10 points in the first half against Clark Atlanta University (0-1) Tuesday night, but fought back and eventually came away with a 75-73 win in overtime.

November 20, 2012
GC Softball to Host Toys for Tots Drive at Men’s Basketball Home Opener
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College softball team will host a Toys for Tots drive at the men’s basketball game against Clark Atlanta University at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 28.

November 16, 2012
Hamilton Chosen Bobcat Athlete of the Week
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Senior guard Nate Hamilton (Snellville, Ga.) of the Georgia College men’s basketball team (1-1) was named the Bobcat Athlete of the Week for the week ending Nov. 11.

November 11, 2012
Bobcat Men’s Basketball Falls at West Florida, 66-46
PENSACOLA, Fla. – The Georgia College men’s basketball team (1-1) dropped its first contest of the young season Sunday at the University of West Florida (2-0), losing 66-46 in day two of the McDonald Fleming Moorhead Tip-Off Classic.

November 10, 2012
Hamilton’s 28 Sends Georgia College to Season-Opening Win, 86-65
PENSECOLA, Fla. – Senior guard Nate Hamilton (Snellville, Ga.) spent last season away from basketball, but it didn’t take long for him to shake off the rust. Hamilton started the 2012-13 season on the right foot, scoring a career-high 28 points in the 86-65 rout of Palm Beach Atlantic University Saturday in day one of the McDonald Fleming Moorhead Tip-Off Classic at the University of West Florida.

November 8, 2012
GC Men’s Basketball to Host 11 Home Games in 2012-13
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – With the Georgia College men’s basketball season set to get started Saturday, Nov. 10 at the McDonald Fleming Moorhead Tip-Off Classic at the University of West Florida, Bobcat men’s hoops has a 26-game schedule with 11 contests coming at the Centennial Center.

November 8, 2012
GC Men’s Basketball to Host Meet The Bobcats Night Tuesday
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The fourth installation of “The Prowl” will hit the airwaves Tuesday, Nov. 13 from 5-to-6 p.m. on ESPN 1450AM. This month will feature the Georgia College men’s basketball team, broadcast live from Zaxby’s on North Columbia Street as part of the monthly “Meet the Bobcats Night".

November 5, 2012
Georgia College Announces SAAC Members for 2012-13
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Georgia College’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) gives voice to all student-athletes at GC through the influences of the 21 coach-nominated student-athletes.

November 2, 2012
GC Men’s Hoops Slotted Seventh in PBC Preseason Poll
AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released its 2012 PBC Men’s Basketball Preseason Poll Thursday, with the Georgia College squad positioned seventh in the 14-team league.

November 2, 2012
GC Basketball to Broadcast Games on UStream
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – The Georgia College athletic department is proud to announce that for the second-straight season, all home games during the 2012-13 men’s and women’s basketball season will be available to watch through the Bobcat Ustream channel.

October 23, 2012
Bobcats Add Chris Ryan to Men’s Basketball Staff
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga – The Georgia College men’s basketball team has added a new volunteer assistant coach from Peach Belt Conference (PBC) foe Flagler College. Head coach Terry Sellers would like to welcome Chris Ryan to the Bobcat family.

October 15, 2012
The Madness Hits Milledgeville Oct. 17
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Joined with the Thunder Crew student spirit group and the Student Government Association, Georgia College basketball will kick off the 2012-13 season in style with Bobcat Madness Wednesday, Oct. 17, the doors opening at 7:30 p.m.

October 11, 2012
Georgia College Athletics Named #22 in NCSA Power Rankings
CHICAGO – Georgia College was recently honored by NCSA Athletic Recruiting, ranked 22nd among NCAA Division II universities in the 10th Annual NCSA Collegiate Power Rankings.

August 17, 2012
Former GC Hoops Standout Signs Pro Contract in Germany
PADERBORN, Germany – Former Georgia College basketball all-star Ryan Aquino (2009-12) has signed a contract to play with German professional team Finke Baskets Paderborn.

August 10, 2012
Georgia College Basketball Announces Year Three of Junior Bobcat Basketball League
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. – Do you have a youngster that dreams of playing basketball with top-level collegiate athletes? Well here is his or her chance to do so as the Georgia College women’s basketball team invites local boys and girls to the third season of the Junior Bobcat Basketball League (JBBL).

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Bobcats Host Young Harris Sunday
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (6-10, 2-7 PBC) looks to break a six-game slide in hosting Young Harris College (13-3, 8-1 PBC) in Peach Belt Conference (PBC) divisional action Sunday, Jan. 27 at 3:30 p.m. The Bobcats are 3-3 at home and 0-1 on Sundays this season. Sunday is Basketball’s Play for Abe game, raising funds and awareness for Childhood Leukemia. In addition, it’s GC Staff Council Day; free admission for Georgia College Faculty/Staff and families. GC Athletics Hall of Famer Scott MacLeod and student broadcaster Alex Cooper will bring you the action from the Centennial Center.

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Bobcat Men's Hoops Hosts Clayton State Thursday
The Georgia College men’s basketball team (8-13, 4-10 PBC) returns to the Centennial Center for a crucial Peach Belt Conference (PBC) matchup with playoff implications against Clayton State University (11-11, 7-8 PBC) Thursday, Feb. 14 at 7:30 p.m. Saturday’s action showcases Faculty Appreciation Night as well as Zeta Phi Beta March of Dimes Night. There will also be a halftime performance from Georgia College students for GC’s Got Talent. Catch the action on Ustream and the HomeTeam 102.3FM or 1450AM from GC Hall of Famer Scott MacLeod and student broadcaster Andrew Gahwiler.