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The Bulldogs will open practice for the upcoming season on Monday. White arrives in Athens after averaging more than 22 wins a season in 11 years as head coach for Louisiana Tech (2012-15) and Florida (2015-22). These teams have won postseason offers in each of the last nine possible seasons, and Florida was a consensus pick for the 2020 NCAA Tournament before it was cancelled.

Georgia’s roster features five card winners who accounted for more than 60% of the Bulldogs’ score last season. They also add nine newcomers with six transfers and three rookies.

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Returnees include Kario Oquendo and Braelen Bridges, who were two of the most productive players in the SEC last season. Oquendo is the highest return scorer in league play after averaging 18.3 points per game in SEC action. Bridges led the SEC and ranked 7th nationally in field shooting percentage, connecting on 63.4% of his field shooting.

Georgia’s six transfers include five players whose previous teams made it to the NCAA Tournament during the 2021 or 2022 seasons. Terry Roberts, a 6-foot-1 senior guard, was the 2022 Missouri Valley Conference Rookie of the Year in Bradley.

The Bulldogs open the season on November 7 against Western Carolina. Four days later, they will venture to Winston-Salem, North Carolina to take on Wake Forest. Georgia will then host Miami (Ohio) and Bucknell on November 14 and 18, respectively. The showdown with Bucknell is part of the Sunshine Slam, a multi-team event. Georgia will face St. Joseph’s on November 21 in Daytona Beach, Florida as part of that tournament and will then play either in South Florida or Alabama-Birmingham on November 22.

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The Bulldogs will host three home games, with games against East Tennessee State on November 27. Hampton on November 30th and Florida A&M on December 2nd. Georgia will play at Georgia Tech on December 6 before moving on to the finals. exams.

The SEC roster starts at home against Auburn and Mississippi State on January 4 and January 11, respectively.

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