Bobcat Athletics Puts 93 on PBC Presidential Honor RollMARTINEZ, Ga. - The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced its Presidential Honor Roll recipients, with 93 Georgia College & State University student-athletes making the list. The program honors all student-athletes with a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the 2009-10 academic year.
Georgia College Wins Second-Straight PBC Commissioners CupHILTON HEAD, S.C. In 2008-09, the Georgia College & State University Athletic Department was awarded the Peach Belt Conferences (PBC) all-sports trophy, the Commissioners Cup, for the first time in school history. So what does Bobcat Athletics do for an encore? Georgia College made it back-to-back, capturing the coveted cup for the second-straight season.
Bobcat Athletics Hires Smith as Head Womens Basketball CoachMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University athletic department and director Wendell Staton are proud to announce the hiring of Maurice Smith Friday as the sixth womens basketball coach in school history. An assistant coach for four seasons for the Bobcat women, Smith replaces John Carrick, a 27-year veteran of the Bobcat sidelines who retired earlier this month.
Bobcat Athletics to Announce Womens Basketball Head Coach FridayMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University athletic department and director Wendell Staton will host a press conference Friday, April 30 at 10 a.m. to announce the sixth womens basketball coach in program history. The event will be held in the Centennial Center on the main gym floor.
Bobcat Hoops Announce 2010 Summer CampsMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University Department of Athletics announces its 2010 summer basketball camps for all ages with registration already underway.
Womens Basketball Program Enters New Era with the Retirement of a Legendary CoachMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University Department of Athletics announced today that head womens basketball coach John Carrick has decided to retire and will not return for the 2010-11 season. Carrick, who had been head coach for 27 years, officially retired from full-time employment at the university in 2007 but continued to coach the team on a part-time basis.
Bobcat Womens Hoops Lands Two on PBC All-Academic TeamMARTINEZ, Ga. The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) released its 2009-10 Womens Basketball All-Academic Team Friday with Georgia College & State University junior guards Mandi Dudish (Snellville, Ga.) and Dominique Huffin (Tucker, Ga.) making the list
GCSUs Jordan Named to PBC All-Tournament TeamAIKEN, S.C. Averaging 19.5 points over two games in the 2010 Marvin Vanover Peach Belt Conference Tournament sponsored by GEICO, Georgia College & State University junior guard Chimere Jordan (Gray, Ga.) was selected to the All-Tournament Team, the conference office announced Sunday.
Georgia College to Host NCAA Selection Show PartyMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. With both the mens and womens basketball teams inside the all-important top eight on the most recent NCAA Regional polls, the Georgia College Department of Athletics and athletic director Wendell Staton will host a viewing party of the NCAA Division II Basketball Tournament Selection Show on NCAA.com. The party will be Sunday, March 7 in room 238 of the Centennial Center.
Bobcat Women Hold Sixth Slot in Regional RankingsINDIANAPOLIS The NCAA Southeastern Regional Rankings were released Wednesday, March 3 and the Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (21-7) continues to keep a tight grip on the No. 6 spot. This is the sixth-straight week the Bobcats have been sixth in the regional poll.
NCAA to Hold Selection Show Online SundayThe NCAA Division II Mens and Womens Basketball Championships selection announcements take place Sunday, March 7 via Web cast on NCAA.com The womens selection show will begin at 9 p.m. Eastern and will be followed by the mens announcement at 9:30 p.m. Eastern.
Centennial Center to Host Conference Womens/Mens Quarterfinal Games this WeekMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. With both the mens and womens programs winning the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) West Division, Georgia College & State University is the only school in the 13-team league to host quarterfinals in both mens and womens action this week. The women (20-7) take to the court Tuesday, March 2 at 7 p.m. against Georgia Southwestern State University (12-15), while the men (22-4) square off with Clayton State University (15-12) Wednesday, March 3 at 7 p.m.
Bobcat Womens Hoops Outlast Saints 72-68 in OvertimeDAHLONEGA Ga. The Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (20-7, 13-4 PBC) closed out the regular season with a road win, slipping past the Saints of North Georgia (9-17, 4-13 PBC) 72-68 in overtime Saturday. The Bobcats reach the 20-win plateau for the ninth time in school history, hitting 20 victories for the first time since 2006-07.
Bobcat Womens Basketball Team Receiving National Votes, Still Ranked in RegionMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The womens basketball team at Georgia College & State University (19-7, 12-4 PBC) continues to receive votes in the USA Today/ESPN Division II Coaches Poll. The Bobcats received two votes in this week's poll release (Feb. 23). For the past five weeks Georgia College has been sixth in the NCAA Southeast Regional Poll (Feb. 24).
Georgia College Womens Hoops Soar Past Falcons, 64-54MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (19-7, 12-4 PBC) defeated the University of Montevallo (14-12, 7-9 PBC) tonight (Feb. 24) 64-54 for Senior Night in the Centennial Center.
Bobcat Women Declaw Cougars, 55-43MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (18-7, 11-4 PBC) was victorious in Saturdays (Feb. 20) Homecoming catfight against the Columbus State University Cougars (15-10, 9-6 PBC), winning 55-43 at the Centennial Center.
Fourth-Straight Week At No. 6 in Region for Georgia College Womens BasketballMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The womens hoops team at Georgia College & State University (17-7, 10-4 PBC) held the sixth spot for the fourth-straight week in the NCAA Southeast Region Poll released Feb. 17. Georgia College went 2-0 during the week, beating Augusta State University in overtime 56-52 on the road and then edging USC Aiken 57-54 at home.
Georgia Colleges Womens Hoops Teams Receiving VotesMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The womens basketball team at Georgia College & State University (17-6, 10-3 PBC) continues to receive votes in the USA Today/ESPN Division II Coaches Poll. The Bobcats received six votes in this week's poll release (Feb. 16).
Georgia College Womens Hoops Loses 73-61 at Georgia SouthwesternAMERICUS, Ga. Due to a poor shooting performance and a struggle to score from inside, the womens basketball team at Georgia College & State University (17-7, 10-4 PBC) was ousted at Georgia Southwestern State University (11-13, 6-8 PBC) 73-61 Wednesday night (Feb. 17) in the Storm Dome.
Reames Nabs Second GCSU Athlete of the WeekMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. Senior forward Antoinette Reames (Orlando, Fla.) of the Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (17-6, 10-3 PBC) was named GCSU Athlete of the week for the week ending Feb. 14. This is the second such honor for Reames and the fourth for the Bobcats this season.
Reames Named PBC Player of the WeekMARTINEZ, Ga. Senior forward Antoinette Reames (Orlando, Fla.) of the Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (17-6, 10-3 PBC) was named Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Player of the Week today (Feb. 15). This is the first such honor for Reames and the third for Georgia College this season.
Bobcat Women Slip Past Pacers, 57-54MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (17-6, 10-3 PBC) received a sweet treat today (Feb. 13) with a 57-54 victory over USC Aiken (13-11, 8-7 PBC) just in time for Valentines Day.
Bobcat Sports Weekend Weather UpdateMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. With snowflakes falling over Middle Georgia this afternoon into evening, the Georgia College & State University Department of Athletics announces an update to this weekends sports schedule.
Bobcat Women Hold Sixth Slot in Regional RankingsMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (16-6, 9-3 PBC) took the sixth spot for the third-straight week in the NCAA Southeast Region Poll released Feb. 10. Last week the Bobcats went 1-1, defeating North Georgia 59-56 before falling to Clayton State University 70-35.
GCSU Bus Taking Fans to Showdown in AugustaMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University basketball teams travel to Augusta State University tomorrow (Feb. 11) for some important games in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) and thanks to the Campus Activities Board (CAB) and The GCSU Thunder Crew, the first 90 people to sign up can see the game for FREE!
Fight For First Place in PBC West Ends in Georgia College Loss, 70-35MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. First place in the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) West Division was on the line today as the womens basketball team at Georgia College & State University (15-6, 8-3 PBC) took on the No. 15 Clayton State University Lakers (18-3, 9-2 PBC). Clayton State doubled Georgia Colleges efforts winning 70-35 and took over first place in the division.
Georgia College Womens Basketball Remains in Sixth in Region PollMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. The Georgia College & State University womens hoops team (15-5, 8-2 PBC) remained sixth in the NCAA Southeast Region Poll released Feb. 3. The Bobcats went 1-1 this week, falling 92-77 to No. 17 Francis Marion Jan. 29 before bouncing back against UNC Pembroke 61-56 Jan. 31 at home.
Come to the Game and Bring Some ChangeMILLEDGEVILLE, GA. Georgia College & State University Bobcat basketball and the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority present Come to the Game and Bring Some Change to support the March of Dimes foundation today, Feb. 3 in the Centennial Center for the basketball doubleheader against North Georgia beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Bobcats Slip By Saints 59-56MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. A second-half surge led by Shandrea Moore (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) and Georgia College & State University (15-5, 8-2 PBC) pushed the Bobcat womens basketball past the North Georgia Saints (8-11, 3-7 PBC) 59-56 tonight in the Centennial Center.
DIVISIONAL RIVALS -- BOBCATS HOST NORTH GEORGIA AND CLAYTON STATE THIS WEEKThe Bobcats look to extend their 10-game win streak with a pair of Peach Belt Conference (PBC) contests this week, hosting North Georgia (12-7, 7-2 PBC) Wednesday night and Clayton State University (11-8, 4-5 PBC) Saturday afternoon. The first meeting with the Saints this season features the top two teams in the PBC West Division, and the Cats will look for the season sweep over the Lakers.
Jordan Takes Second Conference Player of the WeekMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. Junior Chimere Jordan (Gray, Ga.) of the Georgia College & State University womens hoops team (14-5, 7-2 PBC) was named the Peach Belt Conferences (PBC) Player of the Week for the week ending Jan. 31, as announced by the conference yesterday (Feb. 1). This is the second such honor for Jordan and the Bobcats this season, the first coming Jan. 11.
Back-to-Back Honors for JordanMILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. Chimere Jordan (Gray, Ga.) of the Georgia College & State University womens basketball team (14-5, 7-2 PBC) collected her second-straight Athlete of the Week award for the week ending Jan. 31. This marks the fourth time the junior guard has won the award and the fifth for head coach John Carricks squad this season.