ATLANTA – Georgia State Director of Athletics Charlie Cobb and Director of Golf Joe Inman announced the hiring of Chad Wilson as the new men’s golf head coach on Tuesday following a nationwide search. Wilson served as the interim head coach at Coastal Carolina last year and has deep ties to Atlanta junior golf.
The Sun Belt Conference will be represented by 17 men’s and women’s student-athletes across 11 different events this week at the 2017 NCAA track and field championships.
The events start Wednesday in Eugene, Oregon. The four-day event will conclude on Friday with the mens’ team award winner and the women’s team winner on Saturday.
NEW ORLEANS – The Sun Belt Conference announced the television selections for the first three weeks of the football regular season, kick times for previously selected weekday conference games on ESPN2 and ESPNU as well as a schedule change for a conference game between Texas State and Troy.
On Thursday, Athlon Sports writer Steven Lassan published the site’s 2017 Sun Belt All-Conference Football Team.
Defending co-champ Appalachian State led the Sun Belt with 16 players across the four teams, half of which were on the first team. Troy and last year’s co-champion Arkansas State followed, tied for 13 players in all.