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                    *** Georgia Southern University Directory ***
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 Location:          Statesboro, Georgia
 Total Enrollment:  20,574
 Founded:           1906
 Nickname:          Eagles
 Colors:            Blue & White
 Conference:        Southern
 Stadium:           Allen E. Paulson Stadium (18,000)
 Surface:           Bermuda Tift
 Mascot:            Gus
 
 President:         Dr. Brooks Keel
 Athletic Director: Tom Kleinlein
 Head Coach:        Jeff Monken
 
                       Coaching and Team History
                       -------------------------
 
 Year   Coach                         Overall Playoff Games
 ----   -----                         ------- -------------
 1924   E.G. Cromartie                 1-  0
 1925   E.G. Cromartie                 1-  2
 1926   E.G. Cromartie                 5-3-1
 1927   H.A. Woodie                    6-1-1
 1928   H.A. Woodie                    5-  5
 1929   B.L. "Crook" Smith             2-1-2
 1930   B.L. "Crook" Smith             3-3-2
 1931   B.L. "Crook" Smith             3-  6
 1932   B.L. "Crook" Smith             6-  3
 1933   B.L. "Crook" Smith             5-  4
 1934   B.L. "Crook" Smith             5-  5
 1935   B.L. "Crook" Smith             3-3-2
 1936   B.L. "Crook" Smith             2-  9
 1937   B.L. "Crook" Smith             2-  9
 1938   B.L. "Crook" Smith             3-5-1
 1939   B.L. "Crook" Smith             5-  5
 1940   B.L. "Crook" Smith             3-  5
 1941   B.L. "Crook" Smith             2-  8
 1942   NO TEAM
 1943   NO TEAM
 1944   NO TEAM
 1945   NO TEAM
 1946   NO TEAM
 1947   NO TEAM
 1948   NO TEAM
 1949   NO TEAM
 1950   NO TEAM
 1951   NO TEAM
 1952   NO TEAM
 1953   NO TEAM
 1954   NO TEAM
 1955   NO TEAM
 1956   NO TEAM
 1957   NO TEAM
 1958   NO TEAM
 1959   NO TEAM
 1960   NO TEAM
 1961   NO TEAM
 1962   NO TEAM
 1963   NO TEAM
 1964   NO TEAM
 1965   NO TEAM
 1966   NO TEAM
 1967   NO TEAM
 1968   NO TEAM
 1969   NO TEAM
 1970   NO TEAM
 1971   NO TEAM
 1972   NO TEAM
 1973   NO TEAM
 1974   NO TEAM
 1975   NO TEAM
 1976   NO TEAM
 1977   NO TEAM
 1978   NO TEAM
 1979   NO TEAM
 1980   NO TEAM
 1981   NO TEAM
 1982   Erk Russell                    7-3-1
 1983   Erk Russell                    6-  5
 1984   Erk Russell                    8-  3
 1985   Erk Russell                   13-  2  4-0 NCAA I-AA CHAMPS
 1986   Erk Russell                   13-  2  4-0 NCAA I-AA CHAMPS
 1987   Erk Russell                    9-  4  1-1
 1988   Erk Russell                   12-  3  3-1
 1989   Erk Russell                   15-  0  4-0 NCAA I-AA CHAMPS
 1990   Tim Stowers                   12-  3  4-0 NCAA I-AA CHAMPS
 1991   Tim Stowers                    7-  4
 1992   Tim Stowers                    7-  4
 1993   Tim Stowers                   10-  3  1-1
 1994   Tim Stowers                    6-  5
 1995   Tim Stowers                    9-  4  1-1
 1996   Frank Ellwood                  4-  7
 1997   Paul Johnson                  10-  3  1-1
 1998   Paul Johnson                  14-  1  3-1
 1999   Paul Johnson                  13-  2  4-0 NCAA I-AA CHAMPS
 2000   Paul Johnson                  13-  2  4-0 NCAA I-AA CHAMPS
 2001   Paul Johnson                  12-  2  2-1
 2002   Mike Sewak                    11-  3  2-1
 2003   Mike Sewak                     7-  4
 2004   Mike Sewak                     9-  3  0-1
 2005   Mike Sewak                     8-  4  0-1
 2006   Brian VanGorder                3-  8
 2007   Chris Hatcher                  7-  4
 2008   Chris Hatcher                  6-  5
 2009   Chris Hatcher                  5-  6
 2010   Jeff Monken                   10-  5  3-1
 2011   Jeff Monken                   11-  3  2-1
 2012   Jeff Monken                   10-  4  2-1
 2013   Jeff Monken                    7-  4
 
 Overall Record:    356-192-10  (.647)        FCS Playoff Record: 45-13
 
                   Georgia Southern Coaching Records
                   ---------------------------------
 
 Years     Name              # of Years      Won   Lost    Tie   Pct.
 -----     ----              ----------      ---   ----    ---   ----
 1924-26   E.G. Cromartie        3             7      5      1   .583
 1927-28   H.A. Woodie           2            11      6      1   .647
 1929-41   B.L. Smith           13            44     66      7   .415
 1982-89   Erk Russell           8            83     22      1   .790
 1990-95   Tim Stowers           6            51     23      0   .689
 1996      Frank Ellwood         1             4      7      0   .364
 1997-2001 Paul Johnson          5            62     10      0   .861
 2002-05   Mike Sewak            4            35     14      0   .714
 2006      Brian VanGorder       1             3      8      0   .273
 2007-09   Chris Hatcher         3            18     15      0   .545
 2010-     Jeff Monken           4            38     16      0   .704
 
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