UGA freshman Anthony Edwards is the nation's top-scoring freshman and on Thursday was named a mid-season All-American by The Sporting News. The 6-5, 225 pound Atlanta native is averaging 19.1 points per game.
Georgia's older players were motivated by what happened a year ago in Knoxville.
Moses Wright scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead Georgia Tech to a 71-52 victory over Boston College on Saturday night. James Banks III and Jordan Usher each added 13 points for Georgia Tech, which had lost three of its last five games. CJ Felder led the Eagles with 13 points. BC shot just 30% (17 of 57). Steffon Mitchell scored 10 with 11 boards.
Justin Roberts drained seven 3-pointers for a career-high 23 points and Georgia State won its 14th consecutive home game, rolling past Louisiana-Monroe 84-62. Roberts hit 8 of 10 shots, including 7 of 9 from beyond the arc. Tyree White scored a career-high 21 points and matched his career-high with nine rebounds for the Warhawks
The bench helped trigger No. 5 Auburn's emphatic reboot from a slow start.
Tom Crean said Georgia, which started three freshmen, didn't respond as well to shooting struggles and let it affect the defense and rebounding "big-time."
The top-ranked team in the SEC matches up with the league’s most heralded pro prospect Saturday when Auburn hosts Anthony Edwards and his Georgia teammates, but the game time will be earlier than originally scheduled.
Tre Jones hit two key baskets down the stretch and No. 2 Duke extended its decade-long domination of Georgia Tech, holding off the Yellow Jackets 73-64.
Immanuel Quickley's 3-pointer gave No. 14 Kentucky its first lead of the second half and the Wildcats overcame Anthony Edwards' 23 points to beat Georgia 78-69 on Tuesday night and continue their domination of the Southeastern Conference rivalry.
No. 14 Kentucky looks for its 13th straight win in the head-to-head series over Georgia. Kentucky has won by an average of 14 points in its last 12 wins over the Bulldogs. Georgia's last win in the series came on March 7, 2013, a 72-62 win.
Jose Alvarado had 25 points and Georgia Tech took advantage of North Carolina's horrid first-half shooting to build a big lead and stay in control for a 96-83 road win on Saturday night.
Rayshaun Hammonds scored 15 points, Anthony Edwards added 13 as Georgia ended No. 9 Memphis' 10-game winning streak with a 65-62 victory over the Tigers.
Devin Vassell scored 14 points and pulled down nine rebounds Tuesday, leading No. 18 Florida State past Georgia Tech 70-58
Quentin Grimes scored 23 of his game-high 26 points before halftime and Houston fended off Georgia Tech 70-59
Georgia (8-3) rallied to beat Georgia Southern (8-5) 73-64 Monday night.
University of Georgia Bulldogs football player, James Cook was arrested early Saturday morning, according to Athens-Clarke County police.
Joe Burrow finished off his likely Heisman Trophy coronation with another dazzling performance and No. 1 LSU locked up a spot in the College Football Playoff for the first time, dominating No. 4 Georgia 37-10 in the Southeastern Conference championship game Saturday.
It is a classic offense vs. defense match-up in the Southeastern Conference championship game between the LSU Tigers and the Georgia Bulldogs.
Michael Devoe scored 26 points and Georgia Tech pulled away from Nebraska in the second half for a 73-56 victory in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge
Anthony Edwards and Rayshaun Hammonds combined for 40 points to lead Georgia to a 95-59 win over North Carolina Central University