Mark Richt on recruiting impact of UGA’s win over Auburn

2:29 am Nov. 16, 2014

Mark Richt was asked about what type of impact UGA’s win over Auburn had on the star-studded group of recruits that attended the game.

Josh Sweat, the nation’s No. 1-rated prospect, was scheduled to take an official visit to UGA this weekend. Some other expected visitors were offensive lineman Chuma Edoga (committed to USC) and defensive back Ronnie Harris (committed to Alabama), along with current UGA commits Jonathan Ledbetter, Pat Allen

Can UGA land the nation’s No. 1 prospect?

10:29 am Nov. 14, 2014

Can UGA land the nation’s top recruit?

The nation’s No. 1 overall prospect, per the 247sports composite rankings, is Josh Sweat, a 5-star defensive end from Virginia.

Sweat will be making an official visit to UGA for this weekend’s Auburn game.

How good are UGA’s chances? We talk about that in the below video.

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Note: The nation’s No. 2 prospect is Trenton Thompson, a 5-star defensive tackle from Albany who is already

Former AJC Mr. Football turns things around

11:16 pm Nov. 12, 2014

Alvin Kamara, the AJC’s Mr. Football for 2012, is one of this year’s feel-good stories in recruiting.

Kamara, who is committed to Tennessee and will enroll this January, was named his conference’s Offensive Player of the

Notebook: UGA’s only RB recruit plans another visit

12:50 am Nov. 11, 2014

UGA has some competition for Chris Carson, the Bulldogs’ only commitment at running back for their 2015 recruiting class.

Carson, the former Parkview High School standout who is wrapping up his second season at a Kansas junior college, has tentatively planned on taking an official visit to Louisville in January. He is also hearing from Indiana and Oregon.

“They (Louisville) hit me up on Twitter,” Carson told the AJC. “They told me

Jaylen Brown: Do UGA and Tech still have a chance if he doesn’t visit?

7:00 am Nov. 10, 2014

Do UGA and Georgia Tech still have a chance at Jaylen Brown if he does not take official visits with them?

Brown is the nation’s No. 2 overall basketball prospect. He’s a 6-foot-7 forward from Wheeler High School.

Nothing has been finalized, but Brown hinted to ZagsBlog that he may take unofficial visits to the two in-state schools.

If that indeed happens, are UGA and Georgia Tech still in the running for Brown?

14-year-old commits to Auburn

11:20 pm Nov. 7, 2014

Savana Sikes, a 14-year-old freshman phenom in softball from Chapel Hill High School, committed to Auburn on Friday.

Sikes, who has two older sisters that played softball at UGA and Kennesaw State, had interest from more than 50 colleges.

“Savana has grown up around and practiced with many of the best college softball players in the nation,” her father, Rocky Sikes, told the AJC. “Savana has been involved in conversations with many