Monthly Archives: August 2013

Safety First in the Sun Belt

One of the biggest initiatives Sun Belt Commissioner Karl Benson has been pushing since joining the conference a little more than a year ago is student-athlete safety. Rather than teaching safety once student-athletes reach the collegiate level, there is now … Continue reading

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Football Ticket Update

As we head into the season, we want our fans to know where we stand in terms of anticipated attendance and how much they can still help. Below are a few bullet points I shared with the Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Doug … Continue reading

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What are You Looking Forward to Most at the First Football Game?

The excitement is mounting for Friday’s season opener against Samford. If you haven’t heard (and you must be living under a rock if that is the case), kick-off is set for 7 p.m. at the Georgia Dome. If you can’t … Continue reading

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Inside Video & Creative Services: Behind the Camera

On the fourth Monday of every month, a member of the Georgia State Video and Creative Services staff will give InsideGSUSports a look at what is going on in their department. Over the course of every month, each department will … Continue reading

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Did You Know?: Football Rule Changes for 2013

Every year, the NCAA institutes several new football rule changes. Most of the rules pertain to either student-athlete safety or speeding up the game (personally, I think a four-hour game is way too long for most). With Georgia State beginning … Continue reading

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Getting It All Started

The regular season for Georgia State Athletics will get under way on Sunday when the women’s soccer team travels to Mercer, but you could say the fall season is already rolling after Friday’s Student-Athlete Welcome Back dinner. More than 340 … Continue reading

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Football Luncheon Kicks Off Start of 2013 Season

Wow, what a great turnout we had at Thursday’s third annual GSU Football Kickoff Luncheon.  Panther Athletic Club donors, alumni and friends gathered at East Lake Golf Club to officially kick off the 2013 Georgia State football season with first-year … Continue reading

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Inside Training Camp with Michael Davis

Senior Michael Davis, who has been with the Georgia State football team since the beginning, wrote a first-hand blog for InsideGSUSports on what a typical two-a-day of training camp looks like for him and his fellow teammates. Not every day … Continue reading

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Surrency on Soccer

I sat down a couple weeks ago to talk with men’s soccer coach Brett Surrency for a feature story that was on our GSS.com content plan for this week (read it here). It could have been four stories really considering … Continue reading

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Welcome Back!

With student-athletes already starting to report back for classes that begin next Monday (international students arrived on Sunday), yesterday served as the perfect time for the athletic department’s annual All-Staff Meeting, a chance to greet new faces, hear more about … Continue reading

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