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The Shorter Hawks played their second-straight home game on Saturday afternoon, as they welcomed the Choctaws of Mississippi College to Barron Stadium. Though the weather and festivities could not have been better for Shorter's Homecoming game, the scoreboard was not nearly as pleasant for t…

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Berry head coach Tony Kunzewski said the focus the last few weeks for his team has been trying to get back to playing the brand of football the program has become known for over the last several years or in his words, “playing with an edge.”

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Two teams that desperately wanted to break into the win column in 2021 went to battle on Thursday night as Coosa hosted Gordon Central for Region 7-AA matchup, and it was the Eagles that made just a few more plays which made the difference.

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Oct. 14—Tennessee first-year football coach Josh Heupel has accomplished something in two months that predecessor Jeremy Pruitt couldn't achieve in three years. When the Volunteers take the field Saturday night against No. 13 Ole Miss inside Neyland Stadium, they will do so before a capacity crowd at the 102,455-seat facility. Saturday will mark the first sellout in Neyland since 2017, when ...

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With three days until Alabama will play at Mississippi State and try to avoid its first back-to-back losses since the end of the 2013 season, Nick Saban addressed how his team has responded to its defeat at Texas A&M. “The response has been good so far,” he said Wednesday during his weekly SEC teleconference. “We got to carry that over, day in and day out, game in and game out. So that’s — ...

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Oct. 14—When the No. 11 Kentucky Wildcats march into Athens this Saturday, they'll do so with an upset on their minds. Despite hitting the road to take on the nation's top-ranked team in Georgia, which features a defense earning acclaim as one of college football's best-ever units, UK doesn't appear intimidated by the task at hand. Part of that confidence stems from the Cats' unblemished 6-0 ...

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Oct. 12—The University of Georgia is currently the center of the college football world. Kirby Smart's Bulldogs are an intimidating 6-0 and became the unanimous No. 1 team in the Associated Press poll following Alabama's 41-38 upset loss at Texas A&M this past weekend. Georgia is hosting fellow unbeaten Kentucky on CBS this Saturday with both ESPN's "College GameDay" and the SEC Network's "SEC ...

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The Calhoun High School football team can inch closer towards a possible region championship and definite playoff berth Friday night when they return home to host Woodland at Phil Reeve Stadium.

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The Gordon Central High School football team will have its own version of Thursday night lights this week when they travel to play winless Coosa in a AA Region 7 matchup.

The Shorter Hawks were back in action at Barron Stadium on Saturday afternoon, as they hosted the No. 10 University of West Alabama Tigers. Despite a hard-fought effort, the Hawks fell to the visitors 44-7.

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Calhoun took a big step towards a 5A Region 7 championship Friday night with a rousing 32-27 win over Blessed Trinity close to Atlanta.

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AUBURN — Bryan Harsin is unsure whether edge rusher T.D. Moultry will be with the team this weekend when Auburn football (4-1, 1-0 SEC) hosts No. 2 Georgia, but last weekend's win at LSU provided much-needed confidence that the position is in safe hands. Eku Leota started on the edge and recorded one of Auburn's three sacks in a 24-19 win against LSU. Moultry, whose three sacks led the team ...

On Friday, Oct. 1, during the Homecoming pregame show, the Calhoun Board of Education, Superintendent Dr. Michele Taylor, Athletic Director Dr. Brock Holley and Principal Casey Parker recognized Chip Henderson, a 1986 Calhoun High School graduate, teacher and coach, on an outstanding career …