Greatest Moment in Stegeman History - Round of 8

Jan. 21, 2013

Georgia fans- help us celebrate the 50th Season of Stegeman Coliseum, presented by Athens Regional Health System, by continuing to vote for your favorite moments in this historic building.

We've totaled up the first-round votes, and have narrowed it down to the Round of 8- lets take a quick look at the bracket-

Silver Bracket
Jan. 3, 2004 - Georgia upsets Georgia Tech 83-80
Georgia upset 3rd-ranked and previously unbeaten Georgia Tech 83-80 in double overtime behind a career-high 25 points from senior Jonas Hayes.
Jul 19-Aug. 3, 1996 - Stegeman Coliseum Plays Host to Olympic Games
Stegeman Coliseum played host to two athletic competitions as part of the 1996 Summer Olympic Games. During the Games' first week, early-round volleyball matches were held there. The second week featured the team and individual competitions in rhythmic gymnastics.

Red Bracket
Feb. 25, 1990 - UGA Students Storm Court After 86-85 Come Back Win over LSU
In his final home game for the Bulldogs, Alec Kessler scored 30 points and helped Georgia overcome a 19-point, second-half deficit to defeat 12th-ranked LSU 86-85. The victory gave Georgia a 1-game lead in the SEC standings as the league schedule entered its final week. It also touched off a wild on-court celebration by UGA students.
Dec. 13, 1995 - Georgia 94, Georgia Tech 70
In a return to on-campus venues for the first time in 15 years, Georgia drubbed #19 Georgia Tech 94-70. It marked the fourth-largest margin of victory for the Bulldogs in the annual meeting with their archrival.

Black Bracket
Feb. 23, 1996 - Lichey's Perfect 40 Score
Karin Lichey became the only gymnast in college history to post four perfect 10s in Georgia's win over Kentucky.
Jan. 7, 1994 - Georgia Upsets No. 4 Kentucky In Front of Sold-Out Stegeman
Georgia upset 4th-ranked Kentucky 94-90 in overtime. Reserve forward Steve Jones scored the Bulldogs' last four points on a pair of foul shots with 24 seconds left and, with seven ticks remaining, a steal and layup that sent the sold-out crowd into a frenzy.

White Bracket
Apr. 25, 2008 - Gym Dogs Win Fourth NCAA Championship
Georgia tied Utah for the most NCAA titles by winning the fourth of five straight championships.
opened a stretch that included wins over No. 24 Auburn, No. 3 Connecticut, No. 10 Penn State and No. 20 Florida.
Dec. 3, 1964 - Georgia Opens 1965 Season with 64-61 Win Over No. 13 UNC
In perhaps the biggest win of the Red Lawson era, Georgia opened the 1965 season with a 64-61 victory over 13th-ranked North Carolina. Jimmy Pitts and Lee Martin combined for 37 points and the Bulldogs "held" Tar Heel All-American Billy Cunningham to a mere 22 points and 24 rebounds. Lawson was hoisted upon his players' shoulders after the final buzzer.



Each Monday, we'll debut the updated bracket on You can vote on each matchup on down through the Final 4, until we crown a Champion.

Vote as early and as often as you'd like, and thanks again for helping us celebrate Stegeman's 50th, presented by Athens Regional Health Systems.

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