Southern Conference hoping for football revival


SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Chattanooga coach Russ Huesman feels the Southern Conference took an unwarranted hit on its reputation a... Read more

Truex Jr. dominates NASCAR race in Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. — Martin Truex Jr. didn’t avoid ladders or black cats, never worried about cracking mirrors or stepping on cracks. He knew... Read more

Jacksonville no match for powerhouse South Carolina in women's NCAA Tournament


COLUMBIA, S.C. —Alaina Coates had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and A’ja Wilson had 15 points and 11 rebounds as No. 1 seed South... Read more

Clemson defensive end Lawson says he hopes to play against Alabama

PHOENIX — Clemson defensive end Shaq Lawson remains sore but hopes to play against Alabama in the national championship game Monday night.... Read more

South Carolina stands in Clemson's way

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Top-ranked Clemson has been here before: With its undefeated season on the line and facing its bitter rival.

“It’s... Read more

Top-ranked Clemson looking to stay focused down stretch

CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson faces perhaps its most difficult challenge now that the top-ranked Tigers have successfully navigated the toughest games... Read more

No. 3 Clemson focused on NC State, not high ranking or FSU

CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson said the No. 3 Tigers won’t change their approach after their statement-making win at Miami... Read more

Clemson quarterback Watson says he's healthy, ready to lead Tigers

MAULDIN, S.C. — Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson isn’t focused on the praise and honors coming his way, no matter how high they pile up this... Read more

Clemson fires longtime baseball coach Jack Leggett

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Clemson fired longtime baseball coach Jack Leggett on Thursday after the Tigers’ second straight 0-2 appearance in the NCAA... Read more

No. 6 seed Jankovic withdraws with foot injury

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Past champion and No. 6 seed Jelena Jankovic withdrew from the Family Circle Cup with a right foot injury about two hours... Read more

SEC Showdown: No. 2 Gamecocks, No. 6 Lady Vols vie for title

COLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina faces another showdown, one perhaps to show who’s got control of the Southeastern Conference.

The second... Read more

Finney-Smith leads Gators past Gamecocks

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Dorian Finney-Smith scored 20 points and Michael Frazier II had 15 off the bench as Florida rallied past South Carolina in the... Read more

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