College football has started and many readers are probably getting into the spirit of things. This is no exception for Georgia’s governor candidates. For this first piece after Labor Day and the start of the pigskin season (or for those of who have no interest whatsoever in football – college is back in session regardless), a little look at the fancy book learning of this year’s candidates and some from yesteryear.

On Friday, Brian Kemp tweeted “I’m proud to the only University of Georgia grad running for #gagov in the #GAGOP primary and look forward to cheering on the Dawgs this weekend!” Considering Georgia’s history, it seems unlikely but yes, Kemp is the only Republican UGA graduate. He is a lifelong resident of Athens, attending high school at Athens Academy and the University of Georgia. 

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