Dillingham leads Paine past USC Aiken

Denzel Dillingham scored a game-high 30 points as the Lions rallied down the stretch to win one of the wildest home openers in school history, a 102-100 victory over USC Aiken at the HEAL Complex.
By Chris Gay

Michaux: Clocks remind Tigers of failure against rival

Perhaps no sport invites the cliché more than football. Never get ahead of yourself. Take it one game at a time. Which is why the countdown clock that hangs by the door of every team meeting room in the Clemson football facility has been so striking.
By Scott Michaux

Alabama still tops rankings

Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.
By Ralph D. Russo

Palace Malice returns to training

Palace Malice is back in training, and he's rarin' to go.
By John Boyette

Peach State clash has extra juice

ATHENS, Ga. - There's no need for any extra motivation when Georgia faces Georgia Tech. These teams just don't like each other.
By Paul Newberry

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

Sooner made Gordon's record short-lived

One week after Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon set the NCAA record for rushing yards in a game (408), Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine broke his record.
By Chris Gay

Kaymer will go home for the holidays

U.S. Open champion Martin Kaymer is looking forward to the holidays, and for good reason. The German will be home for Christmas for the first time since 2006.
By Doug Ferguson

Lady Knights finish own tournament strong

The Evans Lady Knights beat Cedar Shoals, 46-49 in the final game of the two-day Evans Lady Knights 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Classic.
By Scott Rouch

Much has happened since Tiger Woods' car accident

Any mention of golf during the week of Thanksgiving used to be about the Skins Game. Now it's hard not to think about Tiger Woods.
By Doug Ferguson

Lester planning to meet with Giants

A person with knowledge of the arrangements says free agent left-hander Jon Lester, a former Augusta GreenJacket, has plans to meet with the San Francisco Giants next week.

Bills are back home, will play host to Browns

It’s back to normal for the vagabond Buffalo Bills. The 6 feet of snow from the lake-effect storm that paralyzed much of the Buffalo region last week has mostly melted away. So has the Bills two-game skid.

Top-ranked Wildcats cruise to win

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Devin Booker scored 19 points for his second career best in as many games, Karl-Anthony Towns added 13 with 11 rebounds, and No. 1 Kentucky had no trouble with Texas-Arlington in Tuesday night's 92-44 blowout.

Reserves pick up slack for Hawks

WASHINGTON - Hawks reserves Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack led a fourth-quarter surge on a night when starters were struggling, and Atlanta held to beat the Washington Wizards 106-102 Tuesday.

Lady Bulldogs romp past Eagles

ATHENS, Ga. - Merritt Hempe scored 17 points and Shacobia Barbee added 16 as No. 22 Georgia reeled off several impressive scoring runs to defeat Georgia Southern 93-52 on Tuesday night.

Winnipeg breaks losing streak

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Evander Kane scored two power-play goals, as the Winnipeg Jets held on to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Tuesday night.

Twenty-one players suspended by the MEAC

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has suspended 11 players from Norfolk State and 10 from South Carolina State for a sidelines-clearing brawl late in the schools' game last Saturday.

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