Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Sports

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Our coverage of the wide world of sports ...
Columbia, S.C. – South Carolina is ranked No. 4 in the nation in the D1Baseball Preseason Top 25 as announced on Tuesday morning.  The Gamecocks begin the 2017 season on Friday, Feb. 17 hosting UNCG at Founders Park. South Carolina is...
CLEMSON COACH DOESN'T DESERVE CLASSLESS, BASELESS ATTACKS ... On Monday night, millions of Americans cheered as one of the greatest college championship games resulted in a last minute comeback by the Clemson Tigers.  The game is being hailed as an...

College Hoops: #Clemsoning

TIGERS CAN'T CLUTCH ... Three weeks ago, Clemson University's men's basketball team picked up a key non-conference road win against a ranked opponent - its arch-rival, the University of South Carolina. The game was one of three contests South Carolina lost without...
CLEMSON "HYPE MAN" GETS PROPS ... Clemson University head football coach Dabo Swinney won the Bear Bryant national coach of the year award this week - making him the first-ever two-time winner of the award. Swinney's Tigers won the national championship this week...

Gamecock Hoops: Back On Track

SINDARIUS THORNWELL'S RETURN STEADIES SHIP ... The University of South Carolina men's basketball team has reeled off three straight victories - including a pair of road wins - to open its Southeastern Conference (SEC) slate of games.  That's the first...

Clemson Conquers The Tide

TIGERS UPSET ALABAMA TO CLAIM NATIONAL TITLE ...  Clemson University claimed its first college football national championship in thirty-five years with a thrilling last second victory over the top-ranked, undefeated Alabama Crimson Tide. And when we say last second, we mean...

Gamecock Offense Gearing Up

SOUTH CAROLINA WELCOMING BACK POTENT OFFENSIVE WEAPONS ... For the first half of the 2016 football season, the University of South Carolina's offense was the worst in the nation. That's not hyperbole, either: The Gamecocks were literally the worst offensive team...
TIGERS WILL EDGE TIDE IN TAMPA ... Clemson University's football team will avenge its loss from a year ago against Alabama and claim the school's second national football championship (and first since 1981) tonight in Tampa. At least that's what our crystal ball...
WHAT DOES THAT MAKE THE REST OF THEM? We rarely dabble in the hero worship of politicians.  For starters, in more than a decade of covering Palmetto politics, we can count on one hand the number of elected officials who...
DON'T GET AHEAD OF YOURSELVES, TIGER FANS ... Clemson University’s football team is good ... very good. Over the past two years, in fact, the Tigers have been eclipsed only by Alabama - arguably the most prolific program in the history...