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Thursday, May 15, 2014

Spurrier says Gamecocks have chance to continue success

COLUMBIA - Steve Spurrier believes the South Carolina Gamecocks have more success ahead, even without recent No. 1 NFL Draft pick Jadeveon Clowney.
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Darlington race date not likely to change

COLUMBIA - Darlington Raceway President Chip Wile likes where his old, country track stands in NASCAR, even if it's no longer the sports' backdrop for honoring mothers this week.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Tigers weren't caught short when McDaniels left

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson coach Brad Brownell took some big steps to make sure that K.J. McDaniels' departure wouldn't short-circuit the Tigers' rising program.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Clowney says he's ready to get to work

COLUMBIA - Despite questions galore about his work ethic, Jadeveon Clowney is poised to bring the whole package to the NFL in May's draft.
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Heritage seeks extension on sponsorship

The Heritage and the PGA Tour have meet with lead sponsors Royal Bank of Canada and Boeing about extending their backing past the five-year deal that ends in 2016.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Clemson coach not changing following complaint about religion

CLEMSON, S.C. - Clemson coach Dabo Swinney said Wednesday he wouldn't change procedures after a letter of complaint expressing concerns about the football program's connection to the coach's religion.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, April 21, 2014

Kuchar kept plugging away after close calls

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Matt Kuchar knew his next victory was coming, he just wasn't sure when.
By Pete Iacobelli

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Kuchar rallies to claim RBC Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Matt Kuchar overcame a four-stroke deficit to finally finish on top, when his stunning chip-in on the 18th hole gave him 64 and a victory at the RBC Heritage on Sunday.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Donald leads by two at Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Luke Donald had an eagle and six birdies to shoot 66 on Saturday and take a two-stroke lead over John Huh after three rounds at Harbour Town Golf Links.
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, April 18, 2014

Choi in lead at suspended Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - The second round of the RBC Heritage was cut short because of rain Friday, with K.J. Choi shooting 4-under-par 67 for a one-stroke lead over Robert Allenby.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Spieth is energized by his play in the Masters Tournament

Jordan Spieth gave no thought to withdrawing from the RBC Heritage after the grind of the Masters Tournament, instead feeling energized by his runner-up finish to Bubba Watson.
By Pete Iacobelli

Monday, April 14, 2014

Hendrick drivers sit pretty in standings

Three Hendrick Motorsports drivers are in the top five in points with Jeff Gordon leading way, Dale Earnhardt Jr., in fourth and six-time series champ Jimmie Johnson fifth.
By Pete Iacobelli

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Harvick considers himself contender for title

DARLINGTON, S.C. - After taking the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway on Saturday night, Kevin Harvick is convinced the group has exactly what it takes to capture the Sprint Cup championship.
By Pete Iacobelli

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Harvick's late move secures win at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Kevin Harvick capped his biggest weekend at Darlington Raceway with his first Southern 500 victory Saturday night, passing Dale Earnhardt Jr. two laps from the end of the ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Friday, April 11, 2014

Harvick to start on pole at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Kevin Harvick won his first career pole at Darlington Raceway on Friday as he looks to chase his first Southern 500.
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Kenseth looks to find groove at Darlington

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Matt Kenseth hopes to get his season going and lock up a spot in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup at Darlington Raceway.
By Pete Iacobelli

Junior's Nationwide team finds success

DARLINGTON, S.C. - Dale Earnhardt Jr. has more than the Sprint Cup Series on his mind these days - like trying to win a Nationwide title as an owner of JR Motorsports with drivers Chase Elliott ...
By Pete Iacobelli

Thursday, April 3, 2014

South Carolina women have bright basketball future

Dawn Staley was proud of what South Carolina accomplished this season and knows there's much more ahead for her young team.
By Pete Iacobelli

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Junior pair help Clemson refocus on NIT

CLEMSON, S.C. - The overachieving Clemson men's basketball squad is headed to Madison Square Garden.
By Pete Iacobelli

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Clemson advances to NIT semifinals

CLEMSON, S.C. - Damarcus Harrison scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and Clemson used a late 12-2 run to beat Belmont 73-68 Tuesday night and reach the NIT semifinals at Madison Square ...
By Pete Iacobelli

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