Four-star offensive tackle Xavier Truss committed to Georgia on Father’s Day. The 6-8, 350-pound Truss is considered the best player in Rhode Island and the 15th overall offensive tackle, per 247Sports. Experts expected Truss to commit to Penn State.
by: Brandon Sudge — The Macon Telegraph 12 Jun
Another Georgia junior has decided to bypass his final year of eligibility for the big leagues. Seventh-round draft pick Kevin Smith, a pitcher, has decided to sign the contract offered to him by the New York Mets.
by: Jason Butt — The Macon Telegraph 1 Jun
The SEC voted to approve two new pieces of league legislation involving graduate transfers and the serious misconduct policy. Graduate transfers will no longer need to sit out a year if they decide to attend a school in the SEC.
by: Jordan D. Hill — The Macon Telegraph 31 May
Lithuanian combo guard Ignas Sarigunas committed to the Georgia Bulldogs on Thursday. The 6-foot-4, 195-pound Sarigunas joins Georgia’s Class of 2018 and fills the scholarship spot that became available when Issac Kante decided to transfer.
by: Jason Butt — The Macon Telegraph 21 May
Georgia football head coach Kirby Smart and men's basketball head coach Tom Crean spoke at a Bulldog Club event in Columbus Monday evening. The coaches spoke to fans about their programs' upcoming seasons.