Athens, GA (AP) - As workers put the finishing touches on the
gleaming new facade of Stegeman Coliseum, the guys inside the arena
are working on a renovation project of their own.
The Georgia Bulldogs have struggled to bounce back from an
embarrassing academic scandal in 2003, but it looks like the men's
basketball program is finally on the rise again.
All-Southeastern Conference forward Trey Thompkins and acrobatic
Travis Leslie are the established cornerstones, making Georgia much
more competitive than anyone expected in Mark Fox's first year as
Now there's the potential for more -- much more -- with touted
freshman Marcus Thornton and transfer Gerald Robinson joining the
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