Join the conversation with the AJC as we report the latest sports news, locally and nationally.

Photos: Georgia Tech stuns Florida State

9:26 pm Oct. 24, 2015

Lance Austin returned a blocked field goal 78 yards for a touchdown on the final play of the game, giving Georgia Tech a stunning 22-16 upset of No. 9 Florida State on Saturday night at

Tarkenton makes large donation for UGA practice facility

11:38 pm Sep. 9, 2015

Former Georgia and NFL quarterback Fran Tarkenton has pledged a six-figure donation to the Georgia Athletic Association’s campaign to raise funds to build an indoor athletic facility.

Tarkenton, who led the Bulldogs to the 1959 SEC

Georgia Southern kicker’s trick shot something to behold

7:35 am Aug. 25, 2015

Georgia Southern quarterback Kevin Ellison didn’t tweet us, but whatever.

Teammate Younghoe Koo, a junior from Ridgewood, N.J., performed a dazzling unassisted field goal in the most magical way:

The placekicker – used primarily on kickoffs

Olivera goes 1-for-4 in Gwinnett Friday

1:51 am Aug. 22, 2015

Hector Olivera, just days away from being inserted in the Atlanta Braves’ lineup as the every-day third baseman, went 1-for-4 in his second injury rehab game with the Gwinnett Braves Friday night.

Olivera also scored a

This is the path to the college football playoffs?

8:13 am Aug. 19, 2015

“They’re coming,” Urban Meyer proclaims.

The college football world has their sights set on national champion Ohio State – that’s the message. “Get ready,” he says in ESPN’s latest hype campaign for New Year’s Eve College

Kennesaw State men face daunting road tasks

3:48 pm Aug. 14, 2015

Road games against Alabama, LSU, Louisville, Indiana, Arizona State and West Virginia will await Kennesaw State next season.

The school announced its men’s basketball schedule for next season, which includes a season opener Nov. 13 at

Auburn updates football uniforms

8:24 am Jul. 22, 2015

The Auburn Tigers will have new uniforms in 2015.

Can you spot what’s new?

Well it is hard to tell in this Instagram post, but senior linebacker Justin Garrett and senior receiver Melvin Ray are sporting