Peach State Sports Blog

State's top five

1. Back on track: Mercer snapped a three-game losing streak with a 56-0 win over Warner. The Bears close out their first season in the Southern Conference on Saturday at Wofford.

2. Slowed down: Georgia Southern was rolling but ran into a ton of trouble in a 52-19 loss at Navy. The Eagles are off this week.

3. Championship tilt: Albany State fell to Tuskegee 47-41 in the SIAC championship game.

4. SIAC's best: Fort Valley State's LeRon Furr was named the SIAC's MVP and defensive player of the year.

5. Finishing strong: Valdosta State won its sixth straight game, beating Florida Tech 31-29.