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Ticket prices for Alabama-Clemson championship game hit a record

(CNN) – College football fans face record ticket prices ahead of Monday’s National Championship game. The average resale price of a ticket to the Alabama-Clemson game is close to $3,000. That’s a record for the college title game according to TicketIq, which tracks sales. Only about 3,000 resale tickets were available Wednesday afternoon. The cheapest costing a little over $1,000….

Columbus Lions re-sign veteran DB

COLUMBUS, GA, January 4, 2017 — Head Coach and Director of Football Operations Jason Gibson today announced that veteran defensive back Chris Smith has signed a 2017 contract to return to the Columbus Lions, now members of the National Arena League (NAL). Smith, 29, is a four-year professional veteran with 29 games played with Jacksonville and Tampa Bay of the…

UGA fans travel to Memphis for Liberty Bowl

Seas of red and black could be seen in Memphis, Tennessee on Friday morning as UGA fans cheered on their favorite team in today’s Liberty Bowl against TCU. “What’s that coming down the track, a big machine in red and black. Ain’t nothing finer in the land, than a drunk obnoxious Georgia fan. Go Dawgs, Go Dawgs, gooooo Dawgs, sic’em!!!”…

Scholar Athlete: Harris County basketball player, AJ Coker

With a 6’4" frame, AJ Coker is used to getting attention.   "I’ve always been the tallest kid and everybody always sees me and says oh you have to play basketball," he said. "I just laugh and it’s always been a normal thing for me."   The Harris County senior is an up and coming name according to his head coach. His hard work ethic in the off-season has earned him a starting spot on the Tigers varsity squad. It hasn’t been easy getting to this