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Wednesday January 27th, 2021 3:19PM

Jeff Hart

Sports Reporter
Jeff Hart
Henry's game-winning jumper in OT lifts Mercer over Owls
Calvin Henry made a jumper as time expired to lift Mercer to a 77-75 win over Kennesaw State in overtime on Saturday night. The Owls (2-12, 0-1 Atlantic Sun Conference) tied the game at 66-all in the second half when Ronell Wooten hit a 3-pointer as time ran out, sending the game into an extra period.
8:44AM ( 13 years ago )
Gamecocks fall to NC-Asheville
Kenny George's dunk with 26.8 seconds left gave North Carolina-Asheville the lead for good as the Bulldogs scored the final 10 points to defeat South Carolina 61-58 Saturday night.
8:36AM ( 13 years ago )
Tom Brady easily wins AP's NFL MVP Award
Add Most Valuable Player to all the other accolades Tom Brady has been collecting. The New England Patriots' record-setting quarterback drew all but one vote Saturday in romping to The Associated Press 2007 NFL MVP award in the same manner his team romped through its schedule, going 16-0.
8:33AM ( 13 years ago )
Reports: June Jones resigns from Hawaii
June Jones has resigned as the University of Hawaii's football coach, according to reports Saturday. The Honolulu Advertiser, citing Jones' friend, Al Souza, reported Jones resigned Saturday morning. Jones said he would leave the university because of a lack of commitment from athletic department leaders, among other reasons, the paper said.
8:27AM ( 13 years ago )
Garrard leads Jags to historic win over Steelers
Josh Scobee saved the game by kicking a 25-yard field goal with 37 seconds remaining and the Jacksonville Jaguars came back after squandering an 18-point lead in the fourth quarter to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-29 on Saturday night in an AFC wild-card game that was wild in every sense of the word.
8:20AM ( 13 years ago )
Seahawks end Redskins' emotional run
The Seattle Seahawks weren't about to play along with the sentimental favorite of this year's playoffs. The Redskins rode the passion and momentum of the last month one more time, overcoming a 13-point, second-half deficit. Then the Seahawks came back with three touchdowns of their own for a 35-14 NFC wild-card victory Saturday.
8:14AM ( 13 years ago )
Girls roundup: No. 3 Buford rolls past North Hall
With the memory of two losses to North Hall last season Buford girls basketball coach Gene Durden said they were looking forward to Saturday night
10:50PM ( 13 years ago )
Boys roundup: Flowery Branch slams Lumpkin County
The Flowery Branch, Chestatee, East Hall and Gilmer boys basketball teams all picked up wins on Friday night, while Lakeview fell to Social Circle.
12:39AM ( 13 years ago )
Falcons, Spartans perfect at Hall County Duals
Favorites West Hall and Flowery Branch escaped the first day of the Hall County Dual Championships undefeated Friday night after taking two wins apiece at the Chestatee High gym.
9:58PM ( 13 years ago )
Pruett leads Lakeview to third-place finish in Battle of the Borders tourney
Senior David Pruett poured in 29 points and Tyler Ward added 20 in a 91-79 win over Brevard (N.C.) Saturday night to lead the Lakeview Academy boys basketball team to a third-place finish in the Battle of the Borders tournament.
10:37AM ( 13 years ago )