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By Savannah Tribune | December 01, 2021

Davis Earns OVC Honor Garden City native Shabari Davis was one of 12 players from Southeast Missouri State to be named to the 2021 Ohio Valley Conference all conference football team. Davis was named to the OVC Second team as a kick returner. The Groves High School product averaged 35.7 yards per return this season. He also ran back a … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

BYU vs Georgia Southern Football Donation Drive

By Savannah Tribune | December 01, 2021

Georgia Southern announced the Thursday before the BYU football game that it would be a sold-out stadium, a record selling game. And as the beautiful fall weather welcomed thousands of Brigham Young University fans to town, so did the people of Statesboro. BYU hosted a tailgate party on the Georgia Southern campus where over 2,500 fans showed up. As a … Continue reading “BYU vs Georgia Southern Football Donation Drive”

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By Savannah Tribune | November 24, 2021

Nesbitt Makes All Conference Team Savannah native Malik Nesbitt has been named to the 2021 Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference all conference team for his performance during the season. During the regular season, the Savannah High alum led his team, Avila University, to a 7-3 record. In ten games, Nesbitt ran the ball 207 times for 1,034 yards and 17 touchdowns. … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | November 17, 2021

SSU Denied Berth In Div. II Playoffs When the 28 teams were announced on November 14, 2021 for the the Division II playoffs, Savannah State did not hear their name called. Entering the final weekend of regular season play, the Tigers were ranked eighth in the Super Region 2 polls. To almost assure themselves of a playoff spot, Savannah State … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Seven Savannah State Tigers Earn All-SIAC Awards

By Savannah Tribune | November 17, 2021

Seven Savannah State football players have been named to the 2021 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) All-Conference list, according to a press release from the conference office Monday afternoon. Following an incredible 8-2 season, many of the playmakers for the Tigers were honored with post-season awards. Senior offensive lineman Connor Vasher was named to the All-SIAC First Team. Vasher has … Continue reading “Seven Savannah State Tigers Earn All-SIAC Awards”

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By Savannah Tribune | November 10, 2021

Tigers Move To 8th In Regional Rankings Following the 24-0 win over Edward Waters along with West Alabama’s 47-7 loss to West Florida, Savannah State moved up one spot to eighth in the latest 2021 NCAA Division II Super Region 2 Rankings, which were released on November 8. West Alabama was previously ranked seventh while SSU was ninth. In the … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | November 03, 2021

Savannah State 24 Fort Valley State 6 D’Vonn Gibbons ran for two touchdowns and D’Angelo Durham added another as Savannah State defeated Fort Valley State 24-6 in a game played at Wildcat Stadium on October 30. The crowd of 4,568 saw SSU beat Fort Valley State at Wildcat Stadium for the first time since 1995. The victory improved Savannah State’s … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

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By Savannah Tribune | October 27, 2021

Tigers To Travel To FVSU The Savannah State football team will try to get back on track this week when they travel to middle Georgia to take on rival Fort Valley State at Wildcat Stadium. Kickoff is at 2 p.m. The Tigers (6-2, 4-1 SIAC) enter the game coming off a 30-0 loss to Albany State while Fort Valley State … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”

Kayla Chance Claims SIAC Women’s Cross Country Title

By Savannah Tribune | October 27, 2021

Savannah State cross country runner Kayla Chance capped an excellent season with a dominating performance at the 2021 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Championship Friday morning at the Winthrop Coliseum in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Chance ran a 19:29.0 in the SIAC Championship 5k Friday morning to claim the 2021 SIAC women’s cross country individual title. She was named the … Continue reading “Kayla Chance Claims SIAC Women’s Cross Country Title”

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By Savannah Tribune | October 20, 2021

Savannah State 49 Clark Atlanta 14 Savannah State broke open a close game with 28 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to send their alumni and fans home happy in a 49-14 Homecoming victory over Clark Atlanta, in a game played on October 16, 2021. The crowd of 6,000 at Theodore A. Wright Stadium saw the win their sixth straight … Continue reading “Sports With Walter Moore”