There are 10 Georgia teams that are unbeaten and untied but unranked in any of the six state polls:
One year ago today, one of the seven eventual state champions was unranked. Which state champion was it? (Answer Thursday)
Answer to Tuesday’s question: The 19 coaches with three state titles and their state-winning schools are Wayman Creel (Northside-Atlanta, Lakeside-Atlanta), Robert Davis (Warner Robins), Mike Garvin (Mount de Sales), Bobby Gentry (Hawkinsville), Billy Henderson (Clarke Central), Dwight Hochstetler (Greenville, Bowdon), Mike Hodges (West Rome, Thomasville), Jim Hughes (Thomasville, Colquitt County), Ray Lamb (Warren County, Commerce), Carlton Lewis (West Point), Randy McPherson (Lowndes), Steve Pardue (LaGrange), Jerry Sharp (East Rome, Darlington), Ernest Teel (Statesboro), Rick Tomberlin (Washington County), Chip Walker (Sandy Creek), Luther Welsh (Thomson), Minton Williams (Dublin) and Dexter Wood (Buford).
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- Eastside coach Rick Hurst
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