ESPN Releases Prediction For Georgia-South Carolina


first_imgA pylon with the SEC logo on it.ATLANTA, GA – DECEMBER 07: An ‘SEC’ logo is seen on an end zone pylon before the Missouri Tigers take on the Auburn Tigers during the SEC Championship Game at Georgia Dome on December 7, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)One of the best games on the schedule this weekend in college football is an SEC East showdown between Georgia and South Carolina in Columbia.Georgia ran away with the SEC East last season. The Bulldogs won the SEC Championship Game and nearly won the national title. They are 1-0 on the year and back for more.South Carolina, meanwhile, had a breakthrough season under Will Muschamp in 2017. If any team is going to challenge Georgia in the division, why not them?A victory at home over the Bulldogs will be tough to attain, but would be absolutely massive in Week 2.ESPN’s FPI has released its prediction for the game.The computer model overwhelmingly likes Georgia over the Gamecocks.Georgia and South Carolina will kick off at 3:30 p.m. ET Saturday from Williams-Brice Stadium.The game will be broadcast on CBS as its SEC “Game of the Week.”last_img read more

Prime Minister calls for unity says no room for another war


“If there is a threat to that then that threat must be stopped,” he said. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe today called for unity in the country saying there cannot be room for another war.He says the unity must be protected to take the development agenda of the country forward. Wickremesinghe was speaking at an event held at Temple Trees today which was attended by participants from the North and South. The Prime Minister said that the country is now on a path to development and has obtained international support for the process.He said that Japan has come forward to assist Sri Lanka while India is to fund the construction of a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) power plant in the country. The Prime Minister also said that China had offered USD 300 million to assist Sri Lanka.He said noted that Sri Lanka will reap the benefits from the Colombo pot city, now known as the financial city, which is under construction and the Hambantota port economic zone.“For all this we need unity. Those who could not succeed through extremism are now trying to spread hatred through religious extremism. We must condemn that. The Lord Buddha has taught us how to speak. In the same manner Christianity and Hinduism and Islam has also taught us things. So we must condemn any attempt to spread racial or religious hatred,” he said. The Prime Minister also said that if anyone breaks the law the Police have a responsibility to take action. (Colombo Gazette) read more