K.D. Johnson, a 2020 four-star point guard recruit from Chatham, Virginia, committed to UGA on Monday.
Despite the differences in their age and experience, guards Tyree Crump and Anthony Edwards have already formed a strong bond before Georgia has even begun its regular season.
The new-look Georgia men’s basketball team stumbled out of the gate against Valdosta State, but recovered and raced its way to a 93-81 victory in the first exhibition game of the 2019-20 season.
Although he’s not a big fan of mantras, UGA head coach Tom Crean said he did have one for the upcoming season: “Commit to toughness.” That means his players are profiting both physically and mentally through their preparation for the upcoming season.
Ahead of Wednesday’s SEC Media Days for men’s basketball, preseason predictions were released and Georgia was projected to finish in ninth out of 14 SEC teams in the 2019-20 season.
Anthony Edwards tried to swallow his nerves as he stood in the tunnel at Stegeman Coliseum Friday night. Smoke billowed around him, partly from the fog machine and partly from the small fireworks display lining the walkway. Finally, the announcer called for No. 5.
Though 6,234 people came out to watch some Georgia basketball at the second annual Stegmania on Friday night, it was really the guest appearances from Bill Goldberg and Blanco Brown that made it worth their while.
Georgia basketball officially announced the dates and times of its 18 Southeastern Conference games of the 2019-20 season on Tuesday, Sept. 10.
The men’s and women’s Georgia basketball programs will take part in the second annual Stegmania on Friday, Oct. 11, at 7 p.m. in Stegeman Coliseum.
Although football season is on everyone’s mind, the Georgia men’s basketball program is wasting no time trying to build intrigue around the upcoming basketball season.
The University of Georgia Bulldogs have two former players participating in the 2019 Las Vegas Summer League. Second year forward Yante Maten of the Miami Heat and newly-drafted Nicolas Claxton of the Brooklyn Nets will both participate in the two-week competition.
The University of Georgia Basketball team’s non-conference schedule for the 2019-20 campaign was finalized on Tuesday and they begin their season on Nov. 5 against Western Carolina at Stegeman Coliseum.
Former University of Georgia basketball player Nicolas Claxton officially signed a multi-year contract with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday, July 7.
The Georgia Bulldogs have two former players participating in the 2019 Las Vegas Summer League. Second year forward Yante Maten of the Miami Heat and newly-drafted Nicolas Claxton of the Brooklyn Nets will both participate in the two week competition.
On a chaotic Friday night in the NBA, former University of Georgia basketball player Kentavious Caldwell-Pope agreed to re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers, in a deal worth $16 million over the next two years.
On June 27 at the SEC Teleconference, Tom Crean answered questions about the upcoming season such as how Georgia will look to fill the void left by Nicolas Claxton and how Anthony Edwards looks halfway through the Georgia basketball summer program.
Former Georgia center Nicolas Claxton was selected 31st overall by the Brooklyn Nets in the 2019 NBA Draft. The selection capped off his improbable rise to the top of many teams’ draft boards, and Claxton will likely fit seamlessly into the scheme of the Nets.