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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

Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014

South Carolina picked to repeat in women's bsaketball

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - South Carolina coach Dawn Staley knows the work it took to reach the top of the Southeastern Conference. She understands it'll be an even greater challenge.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Oct. 20, 2014

Clemson back to winning thanks to an improved defense

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson's defense is grabbing the headlines for the 21st-ranked Tigers - and not for the points it allows in the team's biggest games.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014

Davis leads Gamecocks to victory

COLUMBIA - Mike Davis rushed for 111 yards and two touchdowns as South Carolina ended a two-game losing streak with a 41-10 victory over FCS opponent Furman on Saturday.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, Oct. 17, 2014

South Carolina alters its goals

COLUMBIA - South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has been forced to dramatically adjust his goals, now which include including simply finishing the season with a winning record. Many expect
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014

Stoudt eager to make most of second chance

CLEMSON, S.C. - Quarterback Cole Stoudt is ready for his second chance to lead No. 24 Clemson.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014

Spurrier believes Gamecocks want to finish season strong

COLUMBIA- South Carolina Steve Spurrier has seen plenty of evidence through the past 10 days that gives him hope for a strong second half.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, Oct. 13, 2014

Clemson's offense to keep pushing

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson offensive coordinator Chad Morris said the 24th-ranked Tigers won't dial things back with Deshaun Watson out for the next month.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014

Tigers fend off Cardinals

CLEMSON, S.C. - Ammon Lakip bounced through the go-ahead, 40-yard field goal and Clemson stopped Louisville on fourth-and-goal from its 2 with 21 seconds remaining for a 23-17 victory Saturday.
By Pete Iacobelli
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Enrollment drop plagues many Ga. colleges

ATLANTA -- The financial future of 15 colleges and universities in Georgia that experienced declining enrollment is dependent on a revised funding formula, the university system chancellor warns.
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