Speaking Monday, Searcy was eager to finish the regular season the same way the Jackets did in 2016. He said the team had a different energy level at its first practice of the week.
“I just think the guys are always pumped up to play up there,” he said. “It’s a great atmosphere. There’s no better feeling than winning in Athens, which we’ve experienced twice. Like I said, I just feel like the guys are always excited to play in Athens.”