Stories by Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Gamecocks defense hitting stride at right time

South Carolina (6-5) has yielded fewer than 300 yards of offense in wins over Florida and South Alabama the past two weeks.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Tigers' offense looks to find success against rival

CLEMSON - Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris has had a wild run of success the past four seasons - except against rival South Carolina.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Tigers gain confidence with shutout

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson quarterback Cole Stoudt and the Tigers bounced back from their loss to Georgia Tech last week with a 28-0 win over Georgia State on Saturday.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Spurrier isn't taking foe lightly

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier is worried about facing South Alabama and believes his Gamecocks should be, too.
By Pete Iacobelli

Swinney defends struggling QB

COLUMBIA - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has a message for those fans who want to take out the Tigers recent offensive slowdown on quarterback Cole Stoudt: Get a life.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

Spurrier wants Gamecocks to 'finish strong'

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier was happy to see South Carolina again play like he expected when the year began.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, Nov. 14, 2014

Clemson routs Florida A&M

CLEMSON, S.C. - Landry Nnoko had a career high 15 points to lead five Clemson players in double figures in the Tigers 86-41 victory over Florida A&M on Friday night, the 30th consecutive year ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

Tigers look to make up for loss

Clemson coach Brad Brownell doesn't believe the bottom will drop out for his 23-win Tigers this season with the early departure of star K.J. McDaniels for the NBA.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014

Gamecocks hope to end SEC slide

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier and South Carolina have a final chance to shake off the doubts after a Southeastern Conference season gone terribly wrong.
By Pete Iacobelli

Martin banking on experience, depth

South Carolina coach Frank Martin hopes the new found experience and depth finally brings the Gamecocks some wins.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Nov. 10, 2014

Watson could give Tigers a spark

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson quarterback Deshaun Watson said his injured right hand has healed up and he's ready to re-ignite the 18th-ranked Tigers.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014

Watson healthy enough to play for Clemson

CLEMSON, S.C. - Injured quarterback Deshaun Watson is healthy enough to return, although Tigers coach Dabo Swinney might not use the freshman against Wake Forest.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014

Gamecocks, Vols out to end SEC losing streaks

South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said there's enough blame to spread around for the Gamecocks' failures this season.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014

South Carolina adjusts goals again

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier said the Gamecocks have plenty to play for, just not the championship goals they had entering the season.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Oct. 27, 2014

Clemson's coach says team needs bye week to heal

COLUMBIA - Many teams with five-game win streaks can't wait to return to the field. No. 22 Clemson is happy for some time off.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014

Tigers outlast Orange in slugfest

CLEMSON, S.C. - Cole Stoudt threw for 209 yards and a touchdown, Ammon Lakip had three field goals and No. 21 Clemson won its fifth in a row with a 16-6 victory over Syracuse on Saturday night.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, Oct. 24, 2014

Clemson's defense has stood tall

CLEMSON, S.C. — Clemson defensive coordinator Brent Venables believes there’s going to be more down-to-the-wire games in college football.
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014

Clemson offense has stalled

Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris' high-speed attack has stalled this fall as he has spent more time penciling in new starters on depth chart then scheming up complex ways to keep the ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Coaches share common bond

Steve Spurrier and Gus Malzahn, who share reputations as college football innovators, will meet Saturday.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014

Kentucky, Florida picked to finish 1-2

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Vanderbilt coach Kevin Stallings believes the Southeastern Conference can play with any of the so-called best basketball leagues in the country. 
By Pete Iacobelli

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