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By Savannah Tribune | September 20, 2017

Montana 56 SSU 3 Montana rolled up 561 yards of offense while their defense had eight sacks and 15 tackles for losses in a 56-3 victory over Savannah State on September 16. The game time temperature was 52 degrees, a far cry from the 85 degree weather in Savannah. The contest was a reunion for SSU defensive coordinator Chad Williams … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Countdown To SSU Football 2017

By Savannah Tribune | September 13, 2017

September 16 at Montana This is the first meeting between the schools. The Grizzlies were 6-5 last year and missed the playoffs for only the third time in the past 24 years. Montana was picked to finish sixth of 13 teams in the Big Sky this year. David Reese (6-7, 298) returns to anchor the offensive line. September 23 Florida … Continue reading “Countdown To SSU Football 2017”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 13, 2017

This week’s feature is with former Savannah State football player Gary Manor. Manor is a Savannah native who graduated from Windsor Forest High School as well as SSU. “I grew up on the west side of Savannah in Cloverdale,” he says. He is the son of Johnnie and Agnes M. Silbert. “My parents actually met at Savannah State. My mother, … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | September 06, 2017

Countdown To SSU Football 2017 Savannah State is just a few days away from their first game of the season. This article will provide readers with a breakdown of the Tigers weekly opponents. Only four of the opponents had winning records last season. September 9 at Appalachian State This is the second meeting between the Mountaineers and SSU. In their … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | August 30, 2017

Mitchell To Join Hall of Fame Former Savannah State football standout Andrew Mitchell will be one of six new inductees into the Hilton Head Island High School Athletic Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will be held September 1 at halftime of the Seahawks’ game against Battery Creek. Mitchell participated in football, basketball, track and baseball while at HHIHS. He … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club Centennial Celebration Golf Outing

By Savannah Tribune | August 30, 2017

Alumni and Friends Association, Inc. in conjunction with Frank Callen Boys and Girls Clubs are hosting the 100th Year Celebration Golf Classic Outing on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at the Savannah Quarters Country Club located at 8 Palladian Way in Pooler. The Centennial Golf Classic Outing team is seeking sponsors as well as golf teams to participate in this event. … Continue reading “Frank Callen Boys & Girls Club Centennial Celebration Golf Outing”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | August 23, 2017

Eason Leaves SSU For UCONN Brian Eason has left his post as the Savannah State equipment manager and has been hired as the football assistant equipment manager with the University of Connecticut. Eason, who worked at SSU since August 2013, graduated with a bachelor of science in sports management from Winston-Salem State University in 2012 and earned his maters degree … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Howard Named Senior Woman Administrator

By Savannah Tribune | August 23, 2017

Columbus State University athletics director Todd Reeser has appointed Savannah native Anita Howard as the athletic department’s Senior Woman Administrator. Howard, a Beach High School graduate, is in her second year at Columbus State and adds the role to her head coaching position with the women’s basketball program. “I am pleased that Anita has agreed to play a larger role … Continue reading “Howard Named Senior Woman Administrator”

Savannah Neurologist Speaks On Football And Concussions

By Savannah Tribune | August 23, 2017

Football season is rearing its helmet, but it’s not all fun and games. Recently, the medical journal JAMA published a study showing that chronic traumatic encephalopathy, known as CTE, was found in 99% of deceased NFL players’ brains that were donated to scientific research. This continues to be big news for major outlets, including CNN and New York Times. Acclaimed … Continue reading “Savannah Neurologist Speaks On Football And Concussions”

Sports With Walter Moore

By Savannah Tribune | August 16, 2017

Grambling Faces NCAA Penalties Grambling State’s athletic program has been put on probation by the NCAA and it will forfeit one of its football championships. GSU discovered multiple NCAA violations, including using ineligible players between 2010 and 2015. They self-reported so the NCAA looked into it. As a result, the university has to vacate some of its football wins, including … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”