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Mar. 15, 2014

ATLANTA–Mark Fox returned to his team’s Georgia Dome locker room early Saturday morning after his postgame news conference. Most of his Georgia players had already headed for the bus to the team hotel after the 75-73 SEC tournament quarterfinal victory against Ole Miss, but Fox reminded those lingering they needed to get going because another […] - Full Story

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ATLANTA | Georgia’s Southeastern Conference success picked up where it left off in the regular season late Friday night when the Bulldogs outlasted Ole Miss in an emotionally-charged, foul-filled league tournament quarterfinal game. Charles Mann’s driving layup with 17 seconds to play pushed the Bulldogs ahead, Marcus Thornton added a free throw with 3.9 seconds […] - Full Story

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Mar. 14, 2014

ATLANTA | Georgia ended the regular season leading the Southeastern Conference in field goal percentage defense, but not a single player from the team was selected by the league’s coaches to the SEC all-defensive team this week. “I thought we’d have somebody on the all-defensive team,” coach Mark Fox said heading into the SEC tournament, […] - Full Story

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Mar. 13, 2014

From their homes in Atlanta, Georgia men’s basketball guard Kenny Gaines and forward/center Marcus Thornton say they can get to the Georgia Dome within 15 minutes by car. It’s a similar travel time, depending on traffic, for forward Brandon Morris from his hometown of Lithonia and maybe less for forward Donte’ Williams from Ellenwood. Guard […] - Full Story

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Mar. 12, 2014

The only tournament the Georgia men’s basketball team has played in this season ended with the Bulldogs going home without a win on what players remembered as a quiet flight back from Charleston, S.C. - Full Story

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) Mark Fox coaches a Georgia team that finished tied for second in the Southeastern Conference. Kentucky, the team the Bulldogs shared that spot in the standings with at 12-6, of course has a huge following that will be heard and seen this week at the SEC tournament in Atlanta. “I’m sick of hearing about […] - Full Story

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Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity has been reserved up until now in commenting publicly on how this season has unfolded in Southeastern Conference play for the Bulldogs men’s basketball team. This was a pivotal season for fifth-year coach Mark Fox, who led Georgia to a surprising tie for second with Kentucky, but McGarity has said […] - Full Story

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Mar. 11, 2014

Georgia will head to the Southeastern Conference tournament this week with one less player on its roster after reserve center John Cannon left the team with plans to transfer. The school announced Tuesday that the junior from Burnsville, N.C., who played in 18 games this season, had departed the team. Transfers are prevalent in college […] - Full Story

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Georgia sophomore Charles Mann, who leads the Bulldogs in more than a few statistical categories, was selected All-Southeastern Conference second team by the league’s men’s basketball coaches, it was announced Tuesday. - Full Story

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Georgia sophomore Charles Mann, who leads the Bulldogs in more than a few statistical categories, was selected All-Southeastern Conference second team by the league’s men’s basketball coaches, it was announced Tuesday. The 6-foot-4 point guard from Milton High School leads the team in scoring (13.4 points per game), assists (3.2/game), steals (1.1/game), minutes (30.0/game) and […] - Full Story

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Mar. 10, 2014

Mark Fox has coached four teams to the NCAA tournament as head coach at Nevada and now Georgia. - Full Story

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Not to rain on the considerable feel-good vibes surrounding the Georgia men’s basketball program, but the Bulldogs’ NCAA tournament hopes still rest on winning the Southeastern Conference tournament in Atlanta this week. At least that’s how Jerry Palm, CBSSports.com’s NCAA bracket expert, sees it. “They need to win,” Palm said. “They’re not an at-large. They’ve […] - Full Story

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Mar. 8, 2014

BATON ROUGE, LA. | After Charles Mann and Kenny Gaines turned in their latest memorable performances, the celebratory hollers of the Georgia Bulldogs could be heard through the door to the visitors’ locker room at LSU’s Pete Maravich Assembly Center. - Full Story

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Georgia nailed down the No. 3 seed in the Southeastern Conference tournament on Saturday night and will head home from Baton Rouge, La. having finished the regular season in a tie for second-place with Kentucky. That’s pretty heady stuff for a Bulldogs team picked to finish 11th in the media preseason poll and was 6-6 […] - Full Story

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Mar. 7, 2014

It was easy for Kenny Gaines to get lost in the shuffle playing for the Georgia Stars on the summer circuit when he was in high school. - Full Story

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Georgia will be the No. 3, 4 or 5 seed at the SEC tournament next week depending on what happens on Saturday. The top four seeds get double byes into the quarterfinals at the Georgia Dome. Coach Mark Fox said Friday that he hasn’t talked to his team about conference tournament implications entering the final […] - Full Story

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Mar. 5, 2014

There’s not much question that the Georgia team that faces Vanderbilt today in the Southeastern Conference tournament is better than the one that lost to the Commodores in early January. - Full Story

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Georgia will head into the final weekend of the regular season just a win away from wrapping up sole possession of third place in the Southeastern Conference and a double-bye in the league tournament next week. - Full Story

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Mar. 4, 2014

Donte’ Williams has spent his Georgia career flashing athleticism around and above the rim. - Full Story

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Georgia is playing an SEC team Wednesday night in Stegeman Coliseum that is struggling big time to get wins. So in preparation for Mississippi State, Georgia coach Mark Fox brought up to his players this week that South Carolina was in similar straits before stunning Kentucky Saturday in Columbia. “They want to win, as everybody […] - Full Story

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Mar. 2, 2014

The Georgia women’s basketball team routed Mississippi State 77-48 in its last home game of the season on Sunday before learning they were the No. 9 seed for the SEC Women’s Basketball Tournament that begins Wednesday in Duluth. - Full Story

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Mar. 1, 2014

FAYETTEVILLE, ARK. | Coty Clarke scored a career-high 23 points as Arkansas continued its recent surge with an 87-75 win over Georgia on Saturday. - Full Story

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For Georgia’s Khaalidah Miller, the memories of her first game as a Lady Bulldog aren’t sketchy – she doesn’t recall any of the details of the team’s 58-43 victory over Georgia Southern, which isn’t surprising, considering it was four years and nearly 130 games ago. - Full Story

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Feb. 28, 2014

Georgia’s surge during Southeastern Conference play has Mark Fox being talked about for league Coach of the Year honors at the same time his name can be found on national lists of coaches considered on the hot seat. - Full Story

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Georgia is catching Arkansas coming off a big, emotional win against Kentucky. Again. That was the scenario in January before the Bulldogs beat the Razorbacks in Athens 66-61 in overtime. They meet again Saturday at 4 p.m. at Bud Walton Arena. This time Arkansas turns around to play a hot Georgia team after the Razorbacks […] - Full Story

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