Reports: Spurrier set to retire

Writers for Sports Illustrated and's South Carolina site say sources tell them that Steve Spurrier informed his team tonight that he will retire. 

Steelers top Chargers on final play

SAN DIEGO -- The Steelers win 24-20, stunning the San Diego Chargers and sending tens of thousands of Terrible Towel-waving Pittsburgh fans into delirium at Qualcomm Stadium.

Mets crush Dodgers 13-7

NEW YORK  — With big hits rather than beanballs, the New York Mets wiped out the Los Angeles Dodgers 13-7 and took control of their testy Division Series.

North Augusta falls to Lexington

North Augusta dropped Monday's Region 5-AAAA opener at Jackets Stadium 54-33 to Lexington.
By Mike Rosier

Blue Jays force Game 5 in AL Division Series

Toronto beat the Texas 8-4 on Monday to force a deciding Game 5 at home in the AL Division Series.
By Stephen Hawkins

Royals stage huge rally to stay alive

HOUSTON - Kansas City rallied for five runs in the eighth inning to beat Houston 9-6, forcing their playoff series to a decisive Game 5.

Strom Thurmond moves to No. 1 in latest Power Poll

Strom Thurmond is the latest team to take the top spot in the the Power Poll of high school football teams.

Laney and Josey meet in the Game of the Week

Josey and Laney, the only two remaining teams undefeated in Region 3-AAA, play this Saturday in The Augusta Chronicle's Game of the Week.
By Wayne Staats

Harlem enters playoffs with confidence

Harlem is coming off a Region 3-AA title after two big wins against a tough Screven County team, and the Lady Bulldogs enter the playoffs with confidence.
By David Lee

NASCAR trio are in trouble in the Chase

CONCORD, N.C. — Three NASCAR stars suffered huge hits in their push through the playoffs during Sunday's race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
By Jenna Fryer

Georgia Tech's Johnson blames himself and his assistants for poor coaching

ATLANTA - It's gotten so bad for Georgia Tech that coach Paul Johnson can no longer count on his beloved spread option offense to run basic plays.
By George Henry
Prep Football Scoreboard

Fitting that WNBA Finals are going distance

This is the first time since 2009 the league’s championship has gone the full length. Game 5 is Wednesday night in Minneapolis, where the Fever won Game 1.
By Doug Feinberg

Tar Heels' Johnson have gotten better every year

North Carolina center Brice Johnson has benefitted from coach's tough love.

Southern Cal coach is fired

Southern California fired Steve Sarkisian on Monday, one day after the troubled football coach was put on leave.

Cubs on brink of NL Division Series title

Jorge Soler, Kris Bryant and Kyle Schwarber connected as the Cubs set a postseason mark with six home runs in beating the St. Louis Cardinals 8-6 Monday for a 2-1 lead in the NL Division Series.

1964 Cy Young winner Chance dies

Dean Chance, who won the 1964 Cy Young Award and later pitched a no-hitter, died Sunday. He was 74.


In Lexington, S.C., River Bluff erupted for 29 points in the third quarter and rallied past South Aiken 42-31 on Monday night.

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