2014 Georgia Bulldogs Men's Basketball Road Games
Even though the football teams in the SEC get a lot of the credit,
it's no joke on the hardwood either, particularly when it's the Georgia Bulldog hitting the floor looking to light up the
scoreboard and do some major damage against another powerhouse. Come out and see all of the rim-rocking jams, eye-popping
blocked shots and nail-biting moments that have become standard operating procedure over the years for the Bulldogs, a team
that knows its way around a basketball court. Once you're there in the middle of an epic game that has already had plenty
of twists and turns, you'll be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.
But just don't make the mistake of thinking
that it's all about the home games, as even though home games at Stageman Coliseum are an absolute must, on the road you'll
also encounter plenty of passionate Bulldogs fans whenever they head out for an away game. With a completely different perspective
during a road trip, you'll get a chance to see what it's like for the Bulldogs to head into hostile territory looking to pull
down a win that will shoot them up the conference standings in the SEC. With the Bulldogs sure to give the rest of their competition
fits all season long, you don't want to miss a second of the action.
For all the top-tier
matchups at Stageman Coliseum, the Bulldogs will be digging in looking to pile up the wins and make a big move up the conference
standings. The atmosphere at the big game isn't something that you can recreate anywhere but the stands, though it's probably
best to step away from the smart phone and learn it for yourself as the Bulldogs look to make their mark on one of the toughest
conferences in the country. But even though Stageman is guaranteed to have an amazing atmosphere, the Bulldogs are known to
get into a couple of intense scraps on the road as well, and there are always plenty of Bulldog colors sprinkled into the
The Georgia Bulldogs have seen many a great player step onto the basketball court
to fight for the glory of this program. The best player to ever don the Bulldogs uniform was very likely Dominique Wilkins.
After some great seasons at Georgia, Wilkins went on to star in the NBA, staying in the state of Georgia by playing for the
Atlanta Hawks. Wilkins made a name for himself as one of the best players in the NBA during his time in the league and has
some classic battles with fellow superstar Michael Jordan. Other great players like Shandon Anderson, Jarvis Hayes and plenty
more have dominated for the Bulldogs, and you just never know when the next great players is going to burst onto the scene
and take his game to a completely different level.
Georgia Bulldogs History
The Bulldogs program dates
all the way back to the 1890s, when they were first came together on the hardwood in a game that was obviously quite a bit
different than it's played today. The team now participates in the Southeastern Conference, a conference they have called
home since 1932 and is generally considered the cream of the crop in college athletics. The Bulldogs have won the SEC Tournament
twice, and has been to the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament one time as well, showing that this is an athletic program that
can do a lot more than just dominate on the gridiron.
Georgia Bulldogs Trivia
Did you know that Wilkins
was a nine-time NBA All-Star?
Wilkins was definitely one of the best players in the history of the SEC, not just for
Georgia, and he didn't just stop after dominating in college basketball. With one of the most insane vertical jumps ever,
Wilkins headed to the NBA and a superstar for the Atlanta Hawks, winning a couple of slam dunk contests but also showing his
all-around game as one of the top scorers in the history of the NBA.
The Bulldogs play their
home games at the Stageman Coliseum in Athens, Georgia, a place that is always rocking with fans ready to show their support
for their school in hopes of building on its winning tradition. But even though home games are an absolute must, it can also
be just as exciting to be there on the road when the Bulldogs take to the court for an epic battle against a talented opponent
in a game that is sure to have plenty of moments that will have you jumping out of your seat in no time. This is a fan base
that tends to travel very well with the team, and you can rest assured that there will be plenty of other fans waving their
Bulldog colors wherever Georgia takes to the court this season.