sPorTsTown, usa! “Roam if you want to” to the spiritual home of alternative rock and the canine abode of Uga VI, where “How ‘bout them Dogs?” is a rhetorical question and the soft Southern sun bathes eclectic, athletic student bodies. — SI On Campus
BesT coLLeGe sPorTs Towns 1. MADISON, WISCONSIN 2. ATHENS 3. AUSTIN, TExAS 4. GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA 5. BOULDER, COLORADO
— Sports Illustrated On Campus
PhiLLiPs arena...an hour away The NBA, concerts, shows and everything Atlanta has to offer is only an hour away. Nothing like a road trip when you’re caught up on your homework.
oLyMPic GLory ory Not only have former Lady Bulldogs Teresa Edwards and Katrina McClain led the US to Olympic Gold, UGA’s Sanford Stadium was host to the medal rounds of soccer competition during the 1996 Games where Mia Hamm and her teammates captured Gold Medals.
BiG TiMe coLLeGe aThLeTics University of Georgia Athletics rank among national leaders on field and in the stands. Sanford Stadium, in the heart of campus, is where 92,000-plus rabid fans turn the UGA into tailgate central in the fall. Historic Stegeman Coliseum finds many of the same fans cheering with equal enthusiasm throughout the winter. Other UGA facilities such as the Dan Magill Tennis Complex and the Ramsey Center regularly host NCAA Championship events as well.