by Jed May | Football Beat Writer - Sep 27, 2018
Georgia’s 2000 matchup with Tennessee was historic for many reasons. After scoring the first win over the Volunteers since 1988 by a score of 21-10, Georgia fans stormed on to the field and tore down the goal posts for the first and only time in Sanford Stadium history. In this oral history, Georgia players, fans and athletic director Vince Dooley tell their memories of the game. […]
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Game Day: Record-setter Billy Bennett notched 11 points in 2003 win over MTSU
By Chris Starrs / Correspondent - Sep 14, 2018 at 4:00 PM
These days, most of the people that meet former Georgia place-kicker Billy Bennett aren’t nearly as interested in the records he’s set as they are in the records he’s made.
Bennett, 36, has returned to the classroom and is in pursuit of his master’s degree in interactive media at New York University and doesn’t run into a lot of Bulldog football fans on campus. But some are well aware of the work he’s done in recording studios in Athens, Nashville, New York and beyond.
“People here are more impressed by my music career, because I’ve recorded several bands based out of New York,” said Bennett in a phone interview conducted a few hours before No. 3 Georgia’s victory at South Carolina last Saturday. “But if the football thing comes up it’s more like, ‘Oh...that’s neat.’ […]