Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

There's nothing worse than a sore loser

Losing is one thing. Nobody likes it. Losing composure is another thing. Nobody likes seeing it.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Michaux: South Carolina says it's ready for UConn

South Carolina's women are a perfect 22-0 and eagerly anticipating a matchup between the Nos. 1 and 2 teams in the nation in the week after Groundhog Day.
By Scott Michaux

Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016

Michaux: Results, not recruits, are what matter for Smart

Georgia coach Kirby Smart is off to a good start in Athens, but it's where he finishes that matters.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016

Michaux: Losing to Falcons woke up Panthers

Most people will look at the lone Carolina Panthers loss as a blemish that prevented a chance for a historic perfect season. Fernando Velasco, however, sees it as a blessing.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

Michaux: Jefferson County is celebrating Velasco's journey to Super Bowl 50

Fernando Velasco has accomplished some amazing things over the course of his football career. The most improbable might be turning everyone in Jefferson County into temporary Carolina Panthers fans.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

Michaux: Changes to sports traditions brings debate

This week brought news of two new potential challenges to sports traditions. Whether you see it as needed progress or an egregious assault depends entirely on your world view.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016

Michaux: Newton-Wilson is NFL's new marquee matchup

Cam Newton vs. Russell Wilson is fast becoming the NFL's new clash of titans.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016

Michaux: Gamecocks have come a long way in hoops

South Carolina's loss on Wednesday night doesn't diminish the significance of how far the Gamecocks have come.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016

Michaux: Tigers proved they belong

If there were any doubters left regarding the Tigers' place on the championship stage, they've gone into hiding.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016

Michaux: Swinney enjoying Clemson's journey

You can call Clemson's matchup in the College Football Playoff championship game many things. Dabo Swinney believes it's divine intervention.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016

Michaux: PGA Tour winners so far are on the young side

The fall season on the PGA Tour opened up the box on a new generation of talented young guys who will be challenging each other for major titles as guys like Phil Mickelson fade out and Woods ...
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016

Michaux: Farr says unbeaten Tigers are similar to 1981 champs

James Farr sees a lot of similarities between the current 14-0 Clemson team heading to the College Football Playoff championship and his 12-0 Tiger team that won the national title in 1981.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016

Michaux: Swinney plays no-respect angle perfectly

Few coaches play the respect card as well as Clemson's cheerleading front man Dabo Swinney.
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015

Michaux: 2015 was case of close calls in sports

It only takes two words to encapsulate the latest year in sports - almost perfect.
By Scott Michaux

Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2015

Michaux: Tigers' Tankersley embraces challenge

It's football strategy 101 - steer clear of an opponent's strengths and pick on its perceived weaknesses. Teams trying to find the weakest link in the Clemson Tigers' defense, however, ran into a ...
By Scott Michaux

Friday, Dec. 25, 2015

Michaux: Panthers' Velasco has generous heart

Veteran pro Fernando Velasco from Jefferson County and Georgia, might have the most generous heart on the Carolina Panthers.
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015

Michaux: Trip back to Augusta National emotional for Spieth

Jordan Spieth has plenty of time to grow accustomed to his new station in life as multiple major champion and the No. 1 golfer in the world, but sometimes it takes returning the place where it all ...
By Scott Michaux

Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015

Michaux: Seniors add to Aquinas legacy

Aquinas won't be the same, but the Irish will try
By Scott Michaux

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015

Falcons aren't fooling anyone with this week's catchphrase

There's a hilarious phrase being bandied about in Flowery Branch, Ga., as the reeling Atlanta Falcons prepare for the flawless Carolina Panthers. “Championship week.”
By Scott Michaux

Monday, Dec. 7, 2015

Michaux: Schools optimistic about new coaches

Two new Southeastern Conference football eras began on Monday as they always do - with hope and promise mixed with a little bit of anxiety that the hope and promise might fade.
By Scott Michaux

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