Chip Towers

Sports reporter

Chip Towers covers the Georgia Bulldogs for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Georgia basketball player arrested for traffic incident, 4 face...

New Georgia basketball player arrested for driving infractions, four other Bulldogs' basketball players are facing discipline...

Former Georgia baseball player Adam Sasser files suit against UGA

Identified only as “John Doe” in court documents, Sasser alleges violations of his constitutional rights for free speech under the first and 14th amendments as well as breach of contract. He seeks a...

In the doghouse: COVID rule means no sideline presence for Georgia...

Georgia mascot 'Uga' ranks among the most beloved and popular in the nation, but COVID restrictions will keep the famous English Bulldog off the sideline in 2020...

Georgia football’s high-priced recruiting part of ‘return on...

Georgia football spends freely on recruiting, as this deep dive piece by AJC.com illustrates, charting Kirby Smart and his staff's heavy travel schedule last December...

Kentucky’s John Calipari says don’t write off Georgia basketball yet...

Georgia basketball dropped a hard-fought decision on the road at Kentucky, but Wildcats' coach John Calipari says the Bulldogs have some promise...

UGA will set attendance record for Notre Dame game with extra seats

The Bulldogs will set an all-time attendance record for Sanford Stadium when the Fighting Irish visit Sept. 21. In the visitors ticket agreement UGA made with Notre Dame when it brokered a series to...

UGA board approves $80 million building for football

ATHENS — If Georgia wasn’t already in the SEC’s facilities race, the Bulldogs are now fully immersed and making a move toward the front of the pack....

Tom Mars: Immediate eligibility unlikely at Florida for Brenton Cox

ATHENS —The odds are very long that former Georgia 5-star outside linebacker Brenton Cox will be cleared to play this season at Florida....

Anatomy of a lineup: The makeup of the highly-touted 2019 Georgia...

ATHENS — The general thought on the Georgia Bulldogs heading into the 2019 season is they’re going to be better offensively than defensively. There’s data beyond tackles and touchdowns that backs...

Suzanne Yoculan steps away (again) from Georgia gymnastics program

ATHENS —  Suzanne Yoculan was babysitting her 2-year-old granddaughter Evie Tuesday afternoon, and there wasn’t anywhere else on Earth she wanted to be....

NCAA transfer proponent Tom Mars predicts sweeping changes after...

ATHENS — A month ago, I talked to student-athlete rights’ champion Tom Mars about the Luke Ford case. The Atlanta-based attorney and expert on NCAA eligibility matters was hired by the family of the...

VIDEO: No. 4 Georgia Bulldogs booted from their own regional again...

ATHENS —  History often repeats itself, and it did again for the Georgia Bulldogs on Sunday night....