West Georgia Athletics
Intercollegiate athletics has a long and proud history at the University of West Georgia. UWG has produced many All-America, all-region and all-conference student-athletes while its teams have excelled on the playing field.
Among the program's most notable distinctions is being the only college or university in Georgia to have won a national championship in both football and men's basketball. Also, with new on-campus venues under construction for men's and women's basketball, volleyball, football, softball and soccer, UWG Athletics stands on the verge of its most exciting era ever.
At present, West Georgia fields teams in 11 intercollegiate sports. For women, UWG's teams include volleyball, cross country, soccer, basketball, softball and golf. The Wolves' men's programs include football, basketball, golf, cross country and basketball.
West Georgia is a member of NCAA Division II and competes in the Gulf South Conference.