Tune in for Shorter University men’s basketball this weekend on 95.7 FM The Ridge as the Hawks travel to Dayton, Tennessee to participate in the Bryan College Classic. They’ll take on Tennessee Wesleyan tomorrow night at 6 pm and Bryan on Saturday night at 6 pm. The games will also be aired online at www.theridge957.com. Shorter’s Lady Hawks will also be on the road over the weekend; they’ll head to Brunswick, Georgia to face Coastal Georgia on Saturday at 5:30 pm. Listen to Shorter University basketball on 95.7 FM The Ridge and online at www.theridge957.com.
There will be life again at the Philips Arena in Atlanta as the NBA lock out is coming to an end. The Atlanta Hawks have released their schedule for 2011-2012. The regular season will begin for the Hawks on Tuesday, December 27th on the road against the New Jersey Nets. The Hawks have a couple of pre-season games prior to that. The first is set for Monday, December 19th in Charlotte, North Carolina against the Bobcats. The second will be at home against the Bobcats on Thursday, December 22nd.
It’s also almost time for the 2011 NAIA Football National Championship Game. St. Xavier from Illinois will take on Carroll from Montana in the big game on Saturday, December 17th at 4:30 pm at Barron Stadium in Rome. There are a number of events lined up for the week leading up to the game (which would be next week). For more information, visit www.naianationalchampionship.com. To get tickets to the game and other NAIA championship week events, visit www.forumevents.org.
In high school basketball scores from last night –
Northwest Georgia cheers on the Calhoun High School football team as the Yellow Jackets return to the Georgia Dome this Friday for the Class AA state championship game. For the fourth straight year, they will play Buford for the title. Tip off is set for 4:30 pm.